Tony Hopkins's articles

  • The Best of CryoGas International 2013
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    The Best of CryoGas International 2013

    2013-12-10T12:00:00Z

    Here we are, wrapping up another 11 issues of CryoGas International . Once again we are grateful to all of our contributors—advertisers and writers—for making 2013 another great year for our magazine. Each year you make our decision on Best Advertiser, Best Photo in a Feature Article, and Best Diagram ...

  • Turbines Incorporated’s Integrated System for Cryogenic Delivery
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    Spotlight on Technology - Turbines Incorporated’s Integrated System for Cryogenic Delivery

    2013-12-10T12:00:00Z

    Focusing on simplicity and efficiency proves to be essential for success in the cryogenic gas distribution market. Investing in a truck-integrated delivery system that clearly and simply provides a real-time status of flow parameters can assist with faster delivery times, reduce readout errors, and preserve costly equipment. Systems like these ...

  • SES’ Gasification Technology
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    SES’ Gasification Technology

    2013-11-15T12:00:00Z

    Synthesis Energy Systems, Inc. (SES) ( synthesisenergy.com ) is a clean energy technology company that provides technology, equipment, and engineering services for the conversion of low rank, low cost coal and biomass feedstocks into valuable energy and chemical products.

  • Cryostar Drives LNG/LCNG Forward with North American Launch
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    Cryostar Drives LNG/LCNG Forward with North American Launch

    2013-11-15T12:00:00Z

    Cryostar’s involvement in liquefied natural gas and liquefied-compressed natural gas (LNG/LCNG) fueling stations for vehicles began almost a decade ago. Today, opportunities in the LNG supply chain are growing, and in May of 2013 Cryostar launched its latest LNG fueling station for gas powered vehicles in the US. This article ...

  • The GAWDA 2013 Annual Convention September 15–18 Orlando, Florida
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    The GAWDA 2013 Annual Convention September 15–18 Orlando, Florida

    2013-11-15T12:00:00Z

    From the First-Timers Reception held on Sunday afternoon to the President’s Gala that closed the convention on Wednesday evening, the GAWDA 2013 Annual Convention drew together vendors and distributors of gases and welding equipment from across the country to meet, have fun, and share ideas. 

  • Robotic Welding at Weldcoa
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    Robotic Welding at Weldcoa

    2013-10-11T12:00:00Z

    The founder of Weldcoa, Richard Bennett, invented the Sur-Loc™ Pallet in the late 1960s. Since that time the Weldcoa Palletized Process has evolved from an external delivery system, through the use of pallet trucks and trailers, to an internal material handling system that can include two-tiered storage and manual or ...

  • FABTECH 2013
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    FABTECH 2013

    2013-10-11T12:00:00Z

    FABTECH 2013 will be held at McCormack Place in Chicago, Illinois in November, and North America’s largest metal forming, fabricating, welding, and finishing event is expected to attract record numbers. More than 35,000 attendees and 1,500 exhibitors are expected at the show, which covers more than 550,000 net ...

  • Linde Invests in Crop Science
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    Linde Invests in Crop Science

    2013-08-08T12:00:00Z

      Linde Gases, a division of the Linde Group ( linde.com ), has launched its Crop Science business. The re-energized product and service offering—previously referred to as its “fumigants” business—is recognition of Linde’s renewed commitment to combating the increasing challenges facing the world food supply chain. 

  • An eCommerce Strategy for Distributors
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    An eCommerce Strategy for Distributors

    2013-08-08T12:00:00Z

    By 2020, retailers expect 20 percent of all non-food sales to be facilitated through some form of eCommerce. By 2016, half of all consumers’ purchases will incorporate some online or mobile component: comparison shopping, ordering, customizing and paying. And today, 65 percent of consumers already do some online shopping. ( ...

  • Atlas Welding Supply Co., Inc. – A Field Report
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    Atlas Welding Supply Co., Inc. - A Field Report

    2013-08-08T12:00:00Z

    In 2014, Tuscaloosa, Alabama-based Atlas Welding Supply Co., Inc. will celebrate its 70th anniversary. In 1944, Charles Temerson and Sons Scrapyard became an Airco distributor and launched its Welding Supply Division. Thirty four years later the name was changed to Atlas Welding Supply when it was sold to ...