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    Mansmann to retire from IWDC

    2021-04-08T10:35:00Z

    Rich Mansmann will retire from his role as Vice-President of Gas Programmes at the IWDC cooperative on 1 st July.

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    AWG promotes Schadek to Vice-President of Specialty Gas Sales

    2021-04-06T08:54:00Z

    American Welding Gas, Inc. (AWG), one of the largest independent gas and welding supplies distributors in the US, has promoted Zach Schadek to Vice-President of Specialty Gas Sales for AWG.

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    Arcline Investment Management invests in PDC Machines

    2021-03-26T13:00:00Z

    PDC Machines, Inc., in partnership with the founding Afzal family, has secured investment from Arcline Investment Management, a growth-oriented private equity firm.

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    Specialty gases enabling the green agenda in Asia-Pacific

    2021-03-05T13:33:00Z

    Solar panel production for mega-scale renewable projects means mega-scale growth for industries gases, writes Stephen B. Harrison, sbh4 Consulting.

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    Gas analysis requirements for emerging decarbonisation technologies

    2021-03-05T13:31:00Z

    The world must decarbonise. The precise routes to the goal are unfolding, and each country will find its own path to 2050 and beyond. As a clean fuel, hydrogen will play a central role in securing the Paris Agreement mid-century target of ‘net-zero’ carbon dioxide emissions to which many nations ...

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    Stronger together, but retaining independence

    2021-03-01T15:55:00Z

    If you are concerned about the succession of your business, the uncertain economic outlook or the possibility of rising taxes under the new administration, then Meritus Gas Partners believes it can help.

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    Middlesex Gases invests in new specialty gas lab

    2021-03-01T15:04:00Z

    Middlesex Gases, with headquarters in Everett, Massachusetts, supplies medical, biotechnology and life science companies throughout New England with specialty gases and customised solutions. Serving this unique and fast growing market requires constant attention and Middlesex Gases is continually developing ways to meet the ever evolving demands of its specialty gas ...

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    Servomex wins service contract with major Middle East chemical producer

    2021-02-24T11:01:00Z

    Gas analyst specialist Servomex has leveraged its extensive service network capability to provide support to an Egypt-based chemicals producer.

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    Central Welding Supply gets ISO accreditation

    2021-02-16T15:59:00Z

    Central Welding Supply’s (CWS) Smokey Point specialty gas lab has received accreditation as an ISO/IEC 17025:2017 approved analytical lab.

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    Merck strengthens site in Arizona

    2021-02-10T13:30:00Z

    Merck has strengthened its site in Tempe, Arizona with an investment of €18m (approximately $21.8m), strengthening the facility as a strategic production and R D hub for semiconductor materials in the US.

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    Afrox starts up new speciality gases plant

    2021-02-05T10:49:00Z

    Afrox has built a new made-to-order speciality gases plant in Germiston, South Africa, to meet the rising demand for complex gas mixtures.

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    Servomex strengthens Asia sales team with appointment of two new positions

    2021-02-05T10:34:00Z

    Gas analyst specialist Servomex has made two major additions to its Purity and Specialty (P S) and Industrial Process and Emissions (IP E) divisions.

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    Bruschi gets Managing Director role at Cavagna North America

    2021-01-28T17:11:00Z

    Cavagna Group has appointed Federico Bruschi as Managing Director of Cavagna North America, the manufacturer of equipment and fittings for compressed gases, gas storage and gas control.

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    Selecting on-site gas mixers for welding shield gases

    2021-01-20T17:08:00Z

    A common application for on-site gas mixing is creation of shield gas mixtures for welding. An on-site gas mixer may be used for one welder or hundreds of welders. On-site gas mixing allows the user to control the gas mixture from a single point; gas mixers with gas analysers improve ...

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    Telemetry innovations for gas users and suppliers

    2021-01-18T12:49:00Z

    The gas industry began using telemetry several years ago when suppliers developed technology for monitoring pressure differential in bulk gas systems. Having remote access to information provided great advantages to customers and suppliers, but there has been a hesitancy in some circles to embrace telemetry, perhaps because of unease about ...

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    Help is at hand

    2021-01-18T12:35:00Z

    Faced with changing demographics over the last decade where buyers are shifting to online shopping, further accelerated by our current global pandemic, the Independent Welding Distributors Cooperative (IWDC) is offering its members a way to improve their e-commerce strategy.

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    Meeting demands, staying innovative

    2021-01-18T12:24:00Z

    For Harris Products Group, a Lincoln Electric company, 2020 was a strong year for its specialty gas sector with an increased demand for products such as its changeover systems. In the last 12 months, Harris also provided critical help in setting up temporary hospitals to treat overspill patients suffering from ...

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    Evonik introduces three new natural refrigerants

    2021-01-12T16:05:00Z

    Evonik has introduced three hydrocarbon-based gases to its European customers.

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    Pfeiffer Vacuum introduces new turbopumps

    2020-12-09T14:06:00Z

    Pfeiffer Vacuum has introduced new turbopumps, especially dedicated for applications like mass spectrometry, electron-microscopy, metrology tools, particle accelerators and plasma physics.

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    Remote POC monitoring

    2020-12-01T06:00:00Z

    Since the introduction of portable oxygen concentrators (POC) in the 1970s, patients with respiratory issues have experienced a dramatic improvement in the quality of life. There has been a marked increase in people diagnosed with COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder) and, consequently, the market for POCs is expected to hit ...