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    Air Products will be giving safety advice at AFPM meeting


    Air Products will be sharing best practices for improving safety and reliability of supply of Steam Methane Reformers’ (SMRs), at the American Fuel Petrochemical Manufacturers (AFPM) Annual Meeting in San Antonio, Texas, from the 19 th -21 st March.

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    Chesterfield Special Cylinders welcomes new testing rule


    Chesterfield Special Cylinders’ Integrity Management team (CSC IM) has welcomed DNV GL’s move to make acoustic emissions (AE) testing the preferred method for carrying out periodical inspections of seamless gas cylinders.

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    Cylinder inspection, testing and refurbishment


    Since its inception, high pressure gas cylinders have come a long way. Since they remain integral to most industrial and construction processes, their inherent danger has caused tight regulation and supervision of high pressure gas cylinders to be crucial to occupational safety and reducing risk and hazards.

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    Air Products makes history at Noshcon 2016


    Air Products made history at the 2016 Noshcon Awards in South Africa when it walked away with 10 awards – the highest number ever received in a single year.

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    CSC tests EDF Energy’s gas facilities


    Chesterfield Special Cylinders (CSC) has been awarded a contract by integrated energy provider EDF Energy to test the gas storage facilities at its UK nuclear power plants.

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    Analox updated AX60 +


    An evolution of the Ax60 carbon dioxide (CO 2 ) monitor, the Ax60+ offers several combinations of gas monitoring.

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    The new 2” and 3” Smart-Hose


    Smart-Hose Technologies has recently released their new 2” and 3” Smart-Hose Cryogenic Break-Away Hose Assembly.

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    The top priority


    With its critical level of importance, most companies in the industrial gas industry make safety an integral part of their corporate culture. This article, with information supplied by a leading expert in industrial gas safety, takes you through best practices for those common safety concerns faced by many cryogenic industry ...

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    Practicing good safety with welding and cutting


    When sound safety practices aren’t taken into consideration, packaged acetylene – used for the purposes of welding and cutting – can produce dangerous outcomes, especially when the gas is combined with oxygen. 

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    Cylinder filling tips to ensure safety and compliance


    Although not common within the industry, gas cylinder accidents do occur, and over the past several years these incidents — most of them small and isolated — have caused property damage, injuries, and even death. As just one example, in 2015 a worker at a Florida industrial gas company was ...

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    10 minutes with... Bob Yeoman


    Take 10 minutes out with Bob Yeoman, President and CEO of B R Compliance Associates LLC, as he discusses compliance in the gases business and the current regulatory environment.

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    Creating a ‘culture of safety’ at Butler Gas


    gasworld US Senior Editor Bob Croce conducts an interview with the company’s safety committee executives.

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    Updated BCGA code on filling ratios


    The British Compressed Gases Association (BCGA) has issued an updated revision of its Code of Practice 35 (COP35) – Filling ratios and developed pressures for liquefied compressed gases .

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    The Smart-Hose safety system


    Smart-Hose Technologies introduces High Pressure Teflon Acetylene Break-Away

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    IIR launches new International Journal of Refrigeration online service


    As of January 2017, International Institute of Refrigeration (IIR) membership will now also give members access to the complete archives of the Journal online.

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    Smart-Hose unveils Break-Away technology


    Philadelphia-based Smart-Hose Technologies has unveiled its “revolutionary” Break-Away hose assembly technology that has been designed to protect facilities from both dangerous hose failures and pull-away incidents.

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    Det-Tronics releases explosion-proof smoke detector


    Gas detection system manufacturer Det-Tronics has released a new explosion-proof smoke detector that is suitable for hazardous, industrial and commercial applications.

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    A platform for success – BCGA 2017 preview


    Record-breaking adventurer Brian Jones will take to the stage at the British Compressed Gases Association (BCGA) 2017 Annual Conference as the keynote speaker.

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    Human factors – EIGA 2017 preview


    At a time when so much is said and written about digitisation and automation in industry, it is perhaps more important than ever not to overlook the human element at play in the gases industry, something that the European Industrial Gases Association (EIGA) is addressing this January.

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    Keeping the lab safe


    Oxygen sensors at a Saint Paul, MN-based gas distribution company are working backwards. Instead of looking for oxygen concentrations in the company laboratories, they are looking for no oxygen. For Oxygen Service Company, monitoring gas levels in the labs helps assure employee safety. To keep a beady eye on those ...