All Specialty Gases articles – Page 4

  • Merger, acquisition, business deal
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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.

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    High-pressure solutions

    2020-08-03T05:00:00Z

    Grown out of a family home in Munich, Germany, Bauer Compressors Inc. has experienced a whirlwind of a journey to end up with a US base and over 75 years of experience in manufacturing reliable and durable arrays of high-pressure compressors.

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    Helium recovery via SEPURAN®

    2020-08-03T05:00:00Z

    Specialty chemicals group Evonik collaborated with Linde Engineering to set up a first-of-its-kind helium purification facility using a hybrid process of membrane and Pressure Swing Adsorption (PSA) technology in Mankota, Canada, four years ago. Alex Evans, Business Development Manager, Membranes, at Evonik Corporation, here explains how SEPURAN® works and the ...

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    A life in the specialty gas industry

    2020-08-03T05:00:00Z

    In the early days of SGD Inc., winters were difficult for its founder and sole employee Frank Scornavacca. “I started SGD in my garage in New Jersey, and for two years I worked in that garage,” Scornavacca told gasworld. “It was pretty cold in the winter I can tell you, ...

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    A leap of faith

    2020-08-03T05:00:00Z

    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 ...

  • An eCommerce Strategy for Distributors
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    DIY marketing

    2020-08-03T05:00:00Z

    Marketing is often misunderstood. To many it looks like an insurmountable mountain to climb with every possible view increasing in size, depth, the manpower to accomplish it.

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    Q&A with William ‘Bill’ Geiger

    2020-08-03T05:00:00Z

    Q A with William ‘Bill’ Geiger, CEO, Consolidated Sciences (CONSCI)

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    Selecting gas mixers for Modified Atmosphere Packaging (MAP)

    2020-08-03T05:00:00Z

    Modified Atmosphere Packaging (MAP) is an important tool for extending the shelf life of a wide variety of foods. Examples are shredded cheese, baked goods, ground meat, seafood, nuts and baby formula. MAP also reduces the need for chemical preservatives in the food.

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    Expanding amid a global crisis

    2020-08-03T05:00:00Z

    At a time when businesses are folding and industry is struggling with the ravages of a recession caused by the coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic, Diversified CPC International (DCPC) has expanded its production and capabilities.

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    From a doodle, to a $6m fill plant

    2020-08-03T05:00:00Z

    When Keen Compressed Gas Co. first started out as an auto parts store selling acetylene to the automotive industry, its founder, Stanley Keen, never imagined it would grow into the medical, specialty and industrial gases business it is today.

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    ESAB opens Texas Configuration Centre, introduces GCE production lines

    2020-07-23T14:37:00Z

    ESAB has opened a dedicated Configuration Centre at its Denton, Texas, facility to support the introduction of GCE Druva ® specialty gas equipment and valve production lines in North America.