Afrox advances cylinder tracking


Sub-Saharan Africa’s leading industrial gases and welding company Afrox has completed the national roll-out of its state-of-the-art digital cylinder tracking service.


BCGA issues warning


Following the reported surge in metal theft, the British Compresses Gases Association (BCGA) is raising awareness of the procedures involved in handling returned gas cylinders.

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Telemetry and telematics moving forward

2019-04-22T07:01:00+01:00By , Global Managing Editor

Tank telemetry is nothing new for the industrial gases industry, having been successfully utilised for decades, but there are very real signs of the next level in telemetry and telematics as a result of Industry 4.0 and Big Data.


Digitisation: Future-proofing in focus this summer

2019-04-18T16:16:00+01:00By , Global Managing Editor

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.

Cylinder technology goes gree

Trends in cylinder technology

2019-04-01T10:05:00+01:00By Stephen Harrison, published in gasworld magazine

Compressed industrial gases, fuel gases and refrigerants rely on cylinders for their distribution.  As the world goes green, the trends in cylinder technology are also heading in that direction. Cylinder manufacturers, industrial gas operators and end-users are all equally impacted by these dynamics.

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Hydrogen’s Holy Grail

2019-04-01T09:53:00+01:00By Lee Lawrence, published in gasworld magazine

With the global roll-out of hydrogen refuelling stations gathering pace, the demand for Type I seamless steel cylinders at the stations’ core is growing rapidly.

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Packaged gas efficiencies

2019-04-01T09:50:00+01:00By published in gasworld magazine

A case study in maximising the newly extended cylinder retest periodicity, by equipment manufacturer Gas Control Equipment (GCE).

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Digitisation in packaged gases

2019-04-01T09:44:00+01:00By , published in gasworld magazine

What do you think of when you visualise a medical gas cylinder? A standard cigar or canister shaped vessel with a simple valve atop? Well think again – the traditional medical gas cylinder has been in the midst of change thanks to the rise of digitisation, a trend that is ...

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An introduction to...High purity gas cleaning

2019-04-01T09:39:00+01:00By published in gasworld magazine

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.

Innovative, pragmatic solutions

42 Technology

2019-04-01T09:36:00+01:00By , published in gasworld magazine

Product development and engineering consultancy 42 Technology works for some of the world’s biggest companies across the industrial, energy, transport, life sciences and consumer industries.

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Trends today in asset management

2019-04-01T08:50:00+01:00By Tim Fusco, published in gasworld magazine

In my 19 years of cylinder tracking, things have never been brighter. A combination of technologies are letting our industry get more and more use out of cylinder tracking.

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Norris Cylinder awarded ABS certification


Norris Cylinder has achieved a facility certification by the American Bureau of Shipping to manufacture high-pressure compressed gas cylinders for offshore and marine industry applications.


Air gases – Cylinder considerations

2019-03-04T10:24:00+00:00By Tony Morrin, published in gasworld magazine

Whatever the air gas application, choosing the right gas cylinder is essential, writes Tony Morrin of AMS Composite Cylinders.

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