Balchem Corporation has acquired Belgium-based specialty gases company Chemogas.
When we think of Industry 4.0 and the wave of digitisation sweeping throughout industry and society alike, we tend to focus on the technology and operational change that it brings. The electronics gases business is largely overlooked and yet entirely intrinsic to this digital revolution.
Rare gases had a good 2018. We saw a stabilization of prices for xenon, a slight decline in neon and a slight increase in krypton, but no wild swings as in many of the past years.
Agnes H. Baker looks at some of the most fascinating applications for rare gases for March 2019’s issue of gasworld US.
Hydrocarbon and specialty gas supplier Gas Innovations has introduced a new website for 2019.
Chemicals group Entegris and electronic materials company Versum Materials have agreed to combine in a $9bn merger of equals to create a “premier specialty materials company” for the semiconductor and other high-tech industries.
Electronic Fluorocarbons is expanding both its facilities and its workforce at its new Hatfield site in Pennsylvania, with the addition of a 32,000-square-foot extension to the existing production plant.
Expansion is in KOBELCO Compressors America, Inc.’s (KCA) DNA. In 2011, the company opened a new state of the art compressor manufacturing facility in Corona, California, which enabled the company to significantly ramp up production.
Just as striking gold can make you rich, supplying helium could be a lucrative business with the noble gas’ rising price.