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Messer: Going full circle with acquisitions

2018-07-16T14:34:00+01:00By

In 1898, Adolf Messer started a company from his workshop in Frankfurt-Höchst, Germany, for the fabrication of acetylene gas generators. He employed four blue-collar workers and one salaried employee.

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    Regional markets – Focus on South America

    2018-04-04T10:26:00+01:00By , published in gasworld magazine

    One of the region’s thought to be a point of contention in the proposed merger of equals of Praxair, Inc. and Linde AG is South America. This is also a region in the headlines of late for its economic struggles, with President Trump’s newly announced trade tariff (25%) on steel ...

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    10 minutes with...Carlos Fornas

    2018-04-04T10:41:00+01:00By , published in gasworld magazine

    Take 10 minutes out with Carlos Fornas, Cryogenic Engineer & Industrial Manager at Nitrotec Industrias Metalúrgicas, as he provides an introduction to Nitrotec and the business trends the company is seeing at the moment.

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    Regional markets – Global update

    2017-09-01T00:00:00+01:00By James Barr, published in gasworld magazine

    After a rather disappointing year for the global industrial gases business in 2015, many hoped that 2016 would mark the start of a much-needed recovery. Yet, as all major industrial gas companies released their second quarter results, there was little sign of any notable improvement.

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