Servomex’s new SERVOTOUGH Oxy oxygen analyser has been announced as the winner of the prestigious Gold award, in the Gas Analysis category of the 2009 Golden Gas Awards.

The Golden Gas Awards, sponsored and presented by the Gases & Instrumentation International publication, attracted entries on new products from all major global gas technology manufacturers.

With an exceptional range of industry-standard options and three unique functions, the Oxy was submitted on the basis of setting new standards of flexibility, stability and reliability in single, cost-effective unit at a mid-range price point.

Each entry was rated by an independent panel of industry experts on five criteria, based on the product’s ability to: solve an important challenge to the gas industry; technological innovation; environmental or ‘green’ attributes; superior specifications in terms of power requirements, speed, footprint, portability and maintenance; cost effectiveness; and other quality considerations.

According to Servomex, the Oxy was able to demonstrate ‘overwhelming advantages and innovations across all categories’ and successfully came away with the coveted Gold Award.