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2011-06-15 07:30:00

CLEVELAND, June 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Catacel Corp., maker of advanced catalytic heat-exchanging materials for the petrochemical, industrial gas and advanced energy industries, announced the appointment of Dr. Kieran Drain to its Board of Directors. Dr. Drain has extensive experience commercializing new technologies in the materials and chemicals industries. Globally recognized for his technical expertise and business acumen, Dr. Drain most recently raised $55 million in venture...

2011-06-02 14:13:00

LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa., June 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Air Products (NYSE: APD) today announced it has been presented the 2010 Supplier Excellence Award by Texas Instruments (TI). The award, given annually, recognizes achievement in cost, environmental responsibility, technology, responsiveness, assurance of supply and quality. "Suppliers like Air Products help us to innovate, to provide more value. It's a collective effort on everyone's part - from quality folks to logistics - to get the...

2011-02-17 10:30:00

LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa., Feb. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Air Products (NYSE: APD) today announced it will build, own, and operate a new air separation unit (ASU), a new hydrogen production facility and will make additional investment in an existing ASU and liquefier which has been producing industrial gases in Middletown, Ohio. The new facilities, planned to be on-stream in the fourth quarter of 2012, will provide additional capacity to meet customer demand for industrial gases and merchant...

2010-12-22 14:07:00

LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa., Dec. 22, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Air Products (NYSE: APD) today responded to the rejection by the Board of Directors of Airgas, Inc. (NYSE: ARG) of Air Products' $70 per share cash offer. John E. McGlade, chairman, president and chief executive officer, said, "We have made clear that $70 per share is our best and final offer for Airgas. We know the market for industrial gases extremely well, and have offered a full and fair price for this business. Airgas...

2010-12-14 10:24:00

LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa., Dec. 14, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Air Products (NYSE: APD) today announced that INOX Air Products Ltd., its joint venture (JV) in India, will construct three air separation units (ASU) and liquefiers for the merchant market and also will build a fourth plant for long-term industrial gas supply to Saint Gobain Glass India. The four facilities are scheduled to come on stream during 2012. "We are the market leader in merchant industrial gases in India, and these new...

2010-08-31 10:15:00

RADNOR, Pa., Aug. 31 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Airgas, Inc. (NYSE: ARG) today provided an update regarding the value represented by the ongoing implementation of its highly-customized SAP system, including a quantification of the economic benefits expected to be achieved in the key areas of sales growth, price management, and administrative and operating efficiencies. Upon full implementation, Airgas expects these areas alone to yield an aggregate of $75 to $125 million in incremental...

2010-08-24 14:51:00

LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa., Aug. 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Air Products (NYSE: APD) today announced that it has signed a long-term contract to supply oxygen, nitrogen and argon to ArcelorMittal Belgium N.V., a subsidiary of ArcelorMittal S.A., at its steel mill in Gent, Belgium. As part of the agreement, Air Products will build, own, operate and maintain a third on-site air separation unit (ASU) at the Gent site to supply ArcelorMittal with its industrial gases requirements. Scheduled to come...

2010-07-15 13:37:00

LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa., July 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Air Products (NYSE: APD) today announced that INOX Air Products Ltd., its joint venture in India, has signed a long-term contract with POSCO Maharashtra Steel Private Limited (PMSPL) to supply on-site nitrogen and hydrogen gases to its new facility located in Vile Bhagad, Maharashtra, Western India. PMSPL is a subsidiary of POSCO, the world's fourth largest steel producer by output, and the site will be POSCO's second steel galvanizing...


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