We are sorry to report the death of Art Francis, an expert in Helium, and long-time member of the Cryogenic Society of America.
Month: July 2007
Dr. Herby Sixsmith passed away Sunday, June 17
The world of cryogenics lost a distinguished and dear friend on Sunday, June 17. Dr. Herby Sixsmith, 93, of Norwich, VT died at Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, in Lebanon, NH.
Michael Graff named President and CEO of Air Liquide USA
Air Liquide has recently named Michael Graff as President and CEO of Air Liquide USA LLC and a director of US subsidiary businesses.
Michael Bright named President of Chart Energy & Chemicals, Inc.
Michael Bright has joined CSA Corporate Sustaining Member Chart Industries as President of Chart Energy & Chemicals, Inc. Maninder (Tony) Sethi has recently joined Chart Energy & Chemicals, Inc. in the newly created position of Vice President, General Manager - Process Systems.
Taylor Wharton opens cryogenic manufacturing facility in China
Taylor Wharton celebrated the grand opening of the company's new cryogenic manufacturing operations near Beijing, China. The new facility will produce a wide range of large cryogenic bulk tanks for the Asian and Pacific markets.
Air Products to expand its industrial gas production facilities
Air Products has announced plans to expand its industrial gas production facilities at both its Ashland KY and Reidsville NC facilities.
Air Products CEO John Jones to retire
John Jones, Air Products chairman and chief executive officer, will retire as CEO on October 1, 2007, after 35 years.
Dr. Bird named Director of FSU’s Magnet Science and Tech. Group
CSA member Dr. Mark Bird has been officially named Director of Florida State University's Magnet Science and Technology Group.
Eden Cryogenics and Niowave announce a teaming agreement
Eden Cryogenics, LLC and Niowave, Inc. have announced a teaming agreement to better serve customers and product needs for the Superconducting Particle Accelerator and National Laboratory markets.
Larbalestier to receive award from ICMC
David Larbalestier, the director of FSU's Applied Superconductivity Center (www.magnet.fsu.edu/magnettechnology/research/asc/overview.html), has been selected to receive the Cryogenic Materials Award for Lifetime Achievements 2007 from the International Cryogenic Materials Conference (ICMC). He will be presented with the award during a meeting of the conference on Tuesday, July 17, in Chattanooga, Tenn.