Rob Cockerill

Rob Cockerill

Rob Cockerill is the Global Managing Editor of gasworld magazine. Having joined gasworld as news desk journalist in 2007, Rob has reported from a number of international industry conferences and events, exclusively interviewed some of the leading figures in the industrial gases business, and now heads up all editorial in his role as Global Managing Editor.

A regular reporter, feature writer and columnist, in his current position Rob is particularly responsible for all magazine content and editorial planning.

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    Anticipation and agility in digitisation


    As part of a panel of speakers here in Kuala Lumpur this morning, I was at the core of discussions surrounding digitisation. It’s a theme I have covered extensively in the last 18 months, though the topic I was tasked with this morning was a perhaps more onerous strand of ...

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    Diverse cultures, shared goals, stronger prospects


    There are so many slightly altered traditions, customs and processes, and yet the way two people or two businesses from across the world go about their daily lives is incredibly similar. The gases industry is inherently the same too, the difference here is the ‘emerging’ status of the region and ...

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    The New England report


    Incorporating Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont

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    Regional markets – Focus on South Pacific Rim


    In 2017, the South Pacific gases market was valued at approximately $3.3bn. This total covers the South East Asian markets of the Philippines, Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Indonesia, Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia.

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    Biogas, biomethane and a green future


    There’s something in the brew in biogas, that brew being biomethane, writes Rob Cockerill.

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    10 minutes with...Don Pachuta


    Take 10 minutes out with Don Pachuta, of Airborne Labs International, Inc., as he discusses the company’s operations and current areas of focus, as well as his day-to-day duties.

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    Solid results for Linde


    These appear to be a very solid, if not impressive set of results for the soon to be supplanted Linde Group, ahead of its mega-merger with Praxair in the New Year.

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    Linde to resolve shares transfer


    Linde Intermediate Holding AG has confirmed its intent to resolve the transfer of shares held by minority shareholders of Linde AG as the next step in its mega-merger with Praxair.

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    Gazechim: Your industrial partner


    Founded in 1937, Gazechim is an independent family-owned French group organised, into four distinct business units.

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    An introduction to...Oxygen analysers


    Just as industrial gases are at the heart of so many industries, so too are gas analysis and control technologies.

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    Technology underpinning a speedy, secure industrial transformation


    Smart Industry Series, Part 6. An interview with Sue Graham Johnston, President of 128 Technology.

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    Regional markets – Focus on North Pacific Rim


    When we profiled the North Pacific industrial gases business last year, we noted how in 2016 the region had for the first time in history eclipsed the size of the European market to become the second-largest industrial gas market in the world, at a value of almost $18bn.

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    10 minutes with...Johann Schwanner


    Take 10 minutes out with Johann Schwanner, CEO of Schwanner GmbH, as he discusses the company’s operations and areas of focus, as well as his day-to-day duties.

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    Specialty gases – New applications


    Specialty gases are already the subject of a wide range of applications, the common denominator of which is their guarantee of purity or quality. Here, gasworld looks at some of the markets putting the ‘special’ in specialty gases right now.

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    Linde plc shares trading on NYSE


    Linde and Praxair have announced the successful completion of their business combination, with Linde plc shares commencing trading on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol ‘LIN’.

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    Linde investing in AM innovation


    Linde is continuing to invest in innovation with the completion of a second atmosphere-controlled AM (additive manufacturing) test cell expected by the end of the year.

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    Pfeiffer Vacuum opens facility in New Hampshire


    Pfeiffer Vacuum, one of the world’s leading providers of high-tech vacuum solutions for the semiconductor, industrial, coating, analytical and R&D markets, has opened a new 27,000 square foot building in Nashua, New Hampshire in the US.

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    WEKA introduces new thermal flow measurement system


    Switzerland-based WEKA AG has officially started to introduce its new WEKASENSE® self-calibrating cryogenic flow measurement system to the market.

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    Praxair-Linde – Then and now, Part 3


    Part 3. As Praxair and Linde embark upon a new era together, Rob Cockerill looks at the journey the two companies have been on since Praxair’s inception in 1992 and a number of parallels between that iconic year and this. Part 3 explores the other industrial gas highlights and parallels ...

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    Praxair-Linde – Then and now


    Part 1. As Praxair and Linde embark upon a new era together, Rob Cockerill looks at the journey the two companies have been on since Praxair’s inception in 1992 and a number of parallels between that iconic year and this. Part 1 explores the economic, political and industrial gas landscape.

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