All Specialty Gases articles

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    Silicon wafer shipments set to increase

    2020-10-14T12:33:00Z

    Global silicon wafer shipments are set to increase 2.4% year-over-year in 2020 according to electronics manufacturing industry association SEMI, in what will be a boost for the specialty gas sector.

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    Linx Consulting to host online Electronic Specialty Gas Conference

    2020-09-28T13:32:00Z

    Linx Consulting will hold its online Electronic Specialty Gas Conference on Tuesday, 13 th October through Thursday, 15 th October.

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    Servomex awarded two CQC contracts by Micron

    2020-09-25T13:54:00Z

    Gas analyst specialist Servomex has been selected for two major Continuous Quality Control (CQC) contracts by Micron Tech, a US-based semiconductor company specialising in computer memory and data storage.

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    A-Gas to give keynote speech at Chillventa 2020

    2020-09-10T10:29:00Z

    As an industry faced with environmental pressures, and one that operates under a quota mechanism, A-Gas’s European Sales Director Marco Pepi will explain why the UK company is focusing on refrigerant reclamation as a way to help reduce carbon emissions and protect the planet at an event next month.

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    Maintaining stability in the US specialty gases market

    2020-09-01T10:15:00Z

    What are the challenges and opportunities in the North American specialty gas containment industry, and what impact has the pandemic had?

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    Safety and longevity in specialty gases

    2020-09-01T05:00:00Z

    Why high pressure and even higher performance are second nature at Sherwood Valve.

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    MOFs and a framework for growth

    2020-09-01T05:00:00Z

    Did you know that metal-organic frameworks, MOFs for short, have the largest surface area of any materials known? Just one gram of MOFs can offer a surface area of about 10,000m2. To put that into perspective, if you laid out the available surface area in a teaspoon of this material, ...

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    In focus… Refrigerant gases & technologies

    2020-09-01T05:00:00Z

    Ian Podmore, A-Gas’ Regional Managing Director EMEA and Asia-Pacific, explains how choosing the right refrigerant can boost your business and make a real difference in protecting the planet from carbon emissions.

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    A leap of faith

    2020-09-01T05:00:00Z

    So, you want to manufacture and sell high purity specialty gases. You can make the case that you have all the resources you need to accomplish that. You have a liquid source of the raw materials, filling equipment, customers, and a desire to increase your sales and profitability of this ...

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    Leland Gas Technologies: Packaged gases and gas handling equipment

    2020-09-01T05:00:00Z

    Leland Gas Technologies of South Plainfield, New Jersey (US) has been in the business of one-way gas cartridges since 1965. The founders of the company worked for the Walter Kidde Mfg. Company in Bloomfield, New Jersey after WWII and long into the early 1960s.

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    Independent distributors and the time for M&A

    2020-09-01T05:00:00Z

    “We simply attempt to be fearful when others are greedy and to be greedy only when others are fearful,” said the Oracle of Omaha (Warren Buffett) in 1986, but it could be equally true today for independent packaged gas distributors.

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    Gas detection

    2020-09-01T05:00:00Z

    Whilst ASUs and SMRs are high value assets, they are also highly automated and relatively few people are in contact with the process equipment during normal operation.

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    CAC GAS: Fully stocked in specialty gases and mixtures

    2020-09-01T05:00:00Z

    CAC GAS Instrumentation was established in 2008 to provide Australian and New Zealand customers with exceptional customer support when sourcing calibration gas, specialty gas mixtures and associated gas control systems. Now, with locations in both Sydney and Singapore, CAC GAS has the logistic expertise to import and supply ...

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    Gas-free specialty gas applications

    2020-09-01T05:00:00Z

    Many diversified industrial gas companies expect their specialty gases business to be one of their growth engines. Double-digit revenue and profit growth has been the norm for decades. One driver of market growth for specialty gases has been international trade, which requires harmonisation of measurement that relies on accurate calibration ...

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    10 minutes with… Matthew Nolting

    2020-09-01T05:00:00Z

    Take 10 minutes out with Matthew Nolting, Sales Manager at FasTest, as he discusses his perspective on the specialty gases business, FasTest’s origins and specialty gas product range.

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    10 minutes more with… William ‘Bill’ Geiger

    2020-09-01T05:00:00Z

    Take 10 minutes out with William ‘Bill’ Geiger, CEO of Consolidated Sciences (CONSCI), as he discusses

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    10 minutes with… Michael Hayes

    2020-09-01T05:00:00Z

    Mike, thanks for taking the time out with gasworld for its specialty gases edition. You’ve been around specialty gases for a few decades now. How has the sector changed in the past 25 years?

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    Red Ball Oxygen appoints Vice-President

    2020-08-20T07:40:00Z

    Red Ball Oxygen has appointed Mark Patten as its Vice-President of Technical Gas Services (TGS).

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    Pfeiffer Vacuum launches next generation gas analysers

    2020-08-07T07:42:00Z

    Pfeiffer Vacuum has introduced two compact, portable benchtop analysers for analysing gases at atmospheric pressure.

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    PurityPlus® update

    2020-08-03T05:00:00Z

    As IWDC’s specialty gas program enters its second decade, PurityPlus continues construction of a strong house resting on a well-planned and well-built foundation. More than 15 years ago, several influential IWDC (Independent Welding Distributors Cooperative) members and the staff organised a series of meetings to explore growth initiatives.