Air Products is to increase its LNG heat exchanger capacity in Florida, with the construction of a second manufacturing facility at a new location in Manatee County.
The expansion will see the company stay ahead of the increasing demand for its world leading LNG technology and equipment.
The new location’s ready access to port services will facilitate global shipping of this very large equipment and allow Air Products to manufacture the even larger LNG heat exchangers demanded by the market.
Completion of the new 300,000 square foot LNG manufacturing site and start of operations is expected for late 2013, with the facility employing around 250 employees in a four-year ramp-up period.
Electronic Fluorocarbons (EFC), headquartered in Massachusetts, utilizes the latest technology for the purification and microanalysis of its legacy fluorinated specialty gases and rare gases for the medical and electronics semiconductor manufacturing industries.
As we head in to 2018, we look back on a very interesting changing market for krypton (Kr), xenon (Xe) and neon (Ne) in 2017. Ne supply this year continued to increase as new plants came on-stream while the demand was growing slowly after the big decline of 2016.
Electronics manufacturing is a highly complex sequence of adding and subtracting material, with the resulting sum yielding circuits sometimes less than one hundred atoms wide. For over 50 years, Moore’s Law has driven an industry to make smaller devices on larger scales.
GTCR, a leading private equity firm, has recently completed the previously announced acquisition of Cole-Parmer Instrument Company from Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc.
Tech Air, a Connecticut-based distributor of industrial, medical, and specialty gases, and related welding supplies, announced that it has acquired US Oxygen Supply (US Oxygen) of Arlington, Texas, and Specialty Air Technologies (SAT) of Long Beach, California. Tech Air is owned by CI Capital Partners and Tech Air ...
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