Specialty Gas Report

  • Oxygen Services Q4 SGR 2016

    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 ...

  • Ray Borzio SGR Q4 2016

    Investing in technology


    “Build it and they will come.” We all remember “Field of Dreams.” Beware the operative word here — dreams. This assumption has no home in the real world of high end specialty gas production technology. Even if “they” do come, they will not come fast enough to satisfy your return ...

  • electronic circuitboard

    Expanding use of hydrogen in the electronics industry


    Hydrogen (H2) is used extensively for electronics manufacturing in the semiconductor, display, LED, and photovoltaic application segments. This most simple of molecules exhibits unique properties: it has excellent heat transfer capabilities and is an efficient reducing and etching agent.

  • ron ball,compliance,pharmacy

    Evolving regulatory requirements for healthcare BMGS


    Twenty years ago, the vast majority of bulk medical gas systems (BMGS) were installed at large hospitals. This began to change in the 1990s with the proliferation of walk-in centers and nursing/critical care facilities, which led to the evolution of mini-bulk tanks to serve these accounts. Here, Bob Yeoman discusses ...

  • Audit check list compliance

    CAIRE implements MAP Policy on US products


    CAIRE Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Chart Industries, has implemented a Minimum Advertised Price (MAP) Policy on its products in order to “successfully compete in the marketplace and maintain its premium brand image.”

  • Business deal merger handshake

    Atlas Copco acquires Leybold Vacuum


    Effective 1 st September (2016), Sweden’s Atlas Copco AB has acquired the former Oerlikon Leybold Vacuum GmbH company, now renamed Leybold GmbH.

  • Supplement, Sf1, Going with the flow – August 2015

    New pump featuring linear drive technology


    JM Science is offering a new pump featuring linear drive technology, the Intelligent Pump UI-12. Designed to meet liquid chromatography needs, the Intelligent Pump has ultimate low pulsation as well as an innovative suction and discharge system.

  • FCI new website

    New FCI website revealed


    Fluid Components International (FCI) has unveiled a new website offering extensive applications information, case studies, videos, technical articles and product data for measurement and monitoring solutions for air/gas flow measurement and liquid level point monitoring.

  • semiconductor

    Edwards receives 2016 Supplier Excellence Award


    Edwards Vacuum has been recognised as one of 10 companies receiving a 2016 Supplier Excellence Award from Lam Research Corp., a major global supplier of wafer fabrication equipment and services to the semiconductor industry.

  • Plane

    CVD receives $30m order


    Chemical vapour deposition systems provider CVD Equipment Corporation has received a $30m order from a major aviation component supplier to build fibre coating systems for its new high volume facility.