Special Features – Page 6

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    Future-proofing industrial gases

    2020-01-06T06:00:00Z

    One of the big topics of the last year for the global industrial gases business has been the future-proofing of the industry, as it simultaneously comes up against and leverages the opportunities of various external trends.

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    The era of the cobot is here

    2020-01-03T06:00:00Z

    Automation can ease labor shortage, attract younger workers – but will it also take jobs?

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    Controlling gas surge

    2020-01-03T06:00:00Z

    Is that “whoooshhhh” sound the start of gas shielding pre-flow, or is it the sound of flushing money down the drain?

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    Clearing the air for tank manufacturers

    2020-01-03T06:00:00Z

    Regardless of industry, manufacturers that depend on high volume welding production agree on one thing: weld fumes are bad news.

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    Oxy-fuel cutting process automation

    2020-01-03T06:00:00Z

    There is still significant potential for increasing the efficiency of oxy-fuel cutting technology. The higher level of process automation is a prerequisite.

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    Forerunner of the future

    2020-01-03T06:00:00Z

    With the motto Praenuntius Futuri (Forerunner of the Future), the USS Albacore was commissioned in 1953 as an experimental vessel to test submarine hydrodynamics and ended up revolutionizing submarine design.

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    Who likes a low-down, lousy, leaking pump seal?

    2020-01-03T06:00:00Z

    Last month, in part one of this article, we discussed the first three of five simple, yet critical things operators can do to extend the life of the pump seals on the external cryogenic centrifugal pumps they operate.

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    Making a success of online retail

    2020-01-03T06:00:00Z

    Indiana Oxygen Company’s e-commerce business is thriving. Here’s how they do it…

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    Bulk transportation: Mobile pipelines on the rise

    2019-12-06T06:00:00Z

    There can be little doubt that the last few years has seen a sharp increase in the use of hydrogen fuel cell vehicles, particularly in public transport but also increasingly in freight, maritime and private transport as well.

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    Cryogenic tanks

    2019-12-06T06:00:00Z

    The beam tank design has been a staple of UK-based bulk liquid tank manufacturer UBH International since the late 1980s, when engineers first came up with a revolutionary design to maximise structural integrity whilst trying to create something that would have the unique selling point of being one of the ...

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    A marker in microbulk

    2019-12-06T06:00:00Z

    Reflecting on Taylor-Wharton’s latest investment in Malaysia, by Rob Cockerill. 

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    High pressure ethane fuelling

    2019-12-06T06:00:00Z

    How to stay one step ahead in the fields of technology and innovation. 

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    In focus… Safety and compliance

    2019-12-06T06:00:00Z

    The gases industry is built upon a paradigm of safety, of the Zero Ambition, and layer upon layer of invaluable regulation. 

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    Safety and compliance

    2019-12-06T06:00:00Z

    Safety is the result of hard work, training and discipline, enthuses Nippon Gases Europe in an exclusive for gasworld.

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    Smart industry

    2019-12-06T06:00:00Z

    So much is written about Industry 4.0 and digitisation, that it’s easy to get lost in all the trends and terminologies.

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    Equipment and technology trends in 2019

    2019-12-02T06:00:00Z

    The equipment and technology that enables the safe and efficient distribution of industrial, medical and specialty gases is critical to the development and growth of the industrial gas industry.

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    More than just keeping up appearances

    2019-12-02T06:00:00Z

    Brio Services, the industrial painting contractor, has had an especially busy year with its involvement in the rebranding of Linde assets to Messer and has grown in employees to meet the demand of work.

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    Increasing rental revenue using cylinder tracking

    2019-12-02T06:00:00Z

    Recent reporting has shown that Amazon uses the data it collects from its online marketplace of third party sellers to learn what products are the most popular and profitable. It then private labels these products as AmazonBasics and sells them directly going forward.

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    Customized collaboration yields substantial results

    2019-12-02T06:00:00Z

    What sets gas distributors apart is often the added value that they provide their customers. It can be helping to increase efficiency to reduce gas usage or providing turnkey solutions for seemingly complicated problems. In today’s world, being able to creatively solve problems can be the deciding factor in sustaining ...

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    Weldcoa has found a Hero for 2020

    2019-12-02T06:00:00Z

    Hector Villarreal, Weldcoa President, explains why the Hero argon maximizer can save the day.