Versum Materials, Inc.’s shareholders have approved the company’s acquisition by Merck KGaA for $53 per share in cash.
Balchem Corporation has acquired Belgium-based specialty gases company Chemogas.
The semiconductor industry is at the cusp of what is widely expected to be a rapid, multi-year expansion cycle powered by new end-markets and growth opportunities in revolutionary technology segments such as artificial intelligence (AI), Blockchain, machine learning, and autonomous vehicles.
When we think of Industry 4.0 and the wave of digitisation sweeping throughout industry and society alike, we tend to focus on the technology and operational change that it brings. The electronics gases business is largely overlooked and yet entirely intrinsic to this digital revolution.
The electronic specialty gas (ESG) market, while a small segment of the global gas market, is one of the most complex and least understood market segments of the electronic chemicals and materials landscape, write Mike Corbett and Andy Tuan, Linx Consulting.
gasworld can exclusively reveal that fledgling Australian helium prospector Noble Helium, the world’s first global pure-play helium exploration and production company, has launched an international search for new deposits of the precious element.
The industrial gases business is on the verge of a whole new wave of growth and development, as various global megatrends shape the way the industry moves forward.
Vacuum specialist Leybold will present its new Novadry vacuum pump series at the international trade fair for the meat industry IFFA in Frankfurt next month.
SIAD Macchine Impianti S.p.A. (SIAD MI) ended 2018 in great shape, having completed important negotiations with two highly prestigious customers in the Gulf Area.
Merck has won the takeover battle of electronic materials company Versum Materials, Inc. with a reported $6.4bn offer.
Specialty gases of ultra-high purity (99.995% and above) are widely used in a range of applications and industries including, semiconductor, pharmaceuticals, medicine, electronics, aeronautics and petrochemicals.
JEOL USA has expanded its mass spectrometer product line with the development of a new GC-triple quadrupole mass spectrometer system.