Specialty Gases - North America (S3) – Page 7

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    Versum and NuMat Technologies in technology deal

    2017-08-01T19:49:00Z

    Versum Materials, Inc. and NuMat Technologies have announced a global, commercial agreement to offer a new line of products for the safe storage and delivery of dopant gases such as arsine, phosphine and boron trifluoride.

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    Maintain purity

    2017-08-01T00:00:00Z

    Let’s face it, over the past 50 years, the laws of chemistry and physics that apply to our industry have not changed. However, there have been many advancements in equipment design and technology that have improved our ability to get the job done right the first time, more consistently and ...

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    A roadmap of confidence and continuous innovation

    2017-07-27T14:49:00Z

    Dr. Paul Stockman, Head of Market Development at Linde Electronics, explains why continuous innovation and clarity in technology roadmaps over the last 18 months is creating newfound confidence in microelectronics and specialty gases. By Rob Cockerill.

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    No limits – An interview with Gasco

    2017-07-13T14:50:00Z

    “Now…there really is no limit to what we can achieve,” says Gasco  President Brad Hanway , following the company’s acquisition by Tech Air earlier this year.

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    Case closed: Linde issued DOJ Declination

    2017-06-21T10:42:00Z

    A complicated legal case involving corrupt payments by a previous subsidiary of Linde North America Inc. has officially been closed by the US Department of Justice (DOJ).

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    A safe approach to gas purification

    2017-06-05T15:09:00Z

    Ultra-high purity gases are a necessity in many industries, including fabrication of electronics, photovoltaic, and lighting components, as well as generation of high purity carrier gases for laboratory, medical and life science uses. In many cases, the end-users may be unaware of the risks associated with selecting, installing and operating ...

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    Fermilab: Unlocking the secrets of the universe

    2017-06-01T00:01:00Z

    What are we made of? How did the universe begin? Imagine working on the answers to these really big questions. Well, that is exactly what the scientists at Fermilab have been doing for the past 50 years.

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    A lifetime spent as a spec gas innovator

    2017-06-01T00:00:00Z

    There will be lots of time to tend to the impressive botanical gardens that thrive on the five acres that surround his home, and there will be domestic and international travel with his wife and business partner of almost 50 years. 

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    Medical device mixtures

    2017-06-01T00:00:00Z

    In our 3rd quarter 2016 issue, we visited medical gases from the viewpoint of sales potential by discussing the end-use applications our gases served. In this article, I want to address medical gases, and more specifically medical device mixtures from the manufacturer’s viewpoint.

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    Excimer laser gases

    2017-06-01T00:00:00Z

    The familiar, colorful electric glow of neon signs can transform into a powerful – and invisible – tool for making leading-edge microchips by adding small amounts of other simple gases. They’re called excimer lasers because the light is emitted by excited dimers of two molecules. 

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    CONCOA – Precision gas controls

    2017-06-01T00:00:00Z

    Controls Corporation of America (CONCOA) was founded in 1987 when BOC divested its AIRCO equipment division in the US. Although at inception, CONCOA produced only apparatus for oxyfuel cutting and welding, the company quickly developed pressure and flow control devices for specialty gas, medical, and industrial laser markets. 

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    EFC in electronic gas development scheme

    2017-05-16T12:01:00Z

    Electronic Fluorocarbons LLC (EFC) has enrolled in partnership with Lehigh University in Pennsylvania, US, to develop gas manufacturing techniques for electronics applications.

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    Pfeiffer Vacuum acquires ATC

    2017-04-26T11:24:00Z

    Pfeiffer Vacuum Technology AG has acquired 100% of the shares of flow test instrument provider Advanced Test Concepts, Inc. (ATC).

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    AES receives contract to support gas handling

    2017-04-05T10:36:00Z

    Applied Energy Systems (AES), provider of high and ultra-high purity gas systems, services and solutions, has received a third contract with Brookhaven National Laboratory (BNL) to support the gas handling requirements for its experimental beamlines.

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    Electronic Fluorocarbons appoints Chief Scientist

    2017-03-29T13:55:00Z

    Dr. Robert George Syvret has joined Electronic Fluorocarbons (EF) as Chief Scientist responsible for research and development of high purity specialty gases, fluorocarbons, and rare gases, as well as future advanced materials.

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    SCAI acquires Ferran-Tech

    2017-03-28T08:59:00Z

    Sumitomo Cryogenics of America Inc. (SCAI), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Sumitomo Heavy Industries, Ltd. (SHI), has acquired a leading-edge vacuum measurement instrumentation manufacturer.

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    CVD has received $10m in orders

    2017-03-06T16:28:00Z

    CVD Equipment Corporation, provider of chemical vapour deposition systems, has announced that it has received approximately $10m in new orders, primarily to provide additional fibre coating production systems to a major aviation component supplier.

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    Controlling combustion

    2017-03-06T15:51:00Z

    Fired heaters are integral to hydrocarbon processing. Specifically designed for the reaction of fuel and air to produce extremely high gas temperatures, heaters transfer this energy to potentially highly flammable process fluids via heat exchangers.

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    Hydrocarbons: The driving force of western civilization

    2017-03-06T14:10:00Z

    Over the years, we have reported on the rapid growth of sales opportunities related to high purity hydrocarbon products. This segment of the specialty gas industry is experiencing one of the greatest booms in oil, gas, and natural gas liquids in US history. In this article we touch on the ...

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    Coastal Welding Supply

    2017-03-01T00:00:00Z

    Coastal Welding Supply was founded in 1963 by Al Mazoch and has over 50 years of experience in providing service to the petrochemical, metal fabrication, field construction, and maintenance and turnaround industries. Today, Coastal remains a family-owned organisation under the leadership of Al’s son, J.C. ‘Chuck’ Mazoch.