100 Years of Inspiration : The Air Liquide Adventure

By: WAKS, Fabienne HERSZBERG, Catherine `

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WAKS, Fabienne, with contributions from Catherine HERSZBERG. 100 Years of Inspiration : The Air Liquide Adventure. [Paris] : Textuel, (2002). Pp (1),2-191,(1). Illustrated. 4to, blue cloth spine lettered in black, white decorated paper covered boards lettered in red. Air Liquide is a Paris-based French multinational company which supplies industrial gases and services to various industries including medical, chemical and electronic manufacturers.Founded in 1902, it is the world's second largest supplier of industrial g ases by revenues and has operations in over 80 countries. Of nautical interest : Diving : The demand regulator invented by Jacques-Yves Cousteau and Emile Gagnan finally allowed people to safely dive the ocean's depths (pp 58-65). Contents : In the Beginning : From the liquefaction of air to Air Liquide. International : The early years in Europe and around the world. Shareholders : Air Liquide shares. Welding : From torch to laser. Opportunities : Self-appraisal. Diving : The voice of the silent world. Liquid : The cryogenic revolution. Mass Distribution : From Lilliput to Gulliver. Applications : Inventions for customers. Steelmaking : Steel gets a breath of oxygen.Space : The Ariane project. America : A giant leap in small steps. Around the World. Research : Inventions by the thousands. Continents : New international wave. Technology : The great challenge. Electronics : The race for purity. Membranes : Advantage to the attacking side. Markets : Getting closer to customers. Enlarged Offer : Full steam ahead for gases. Healthcare : Air for life. Environment : Hydrogen - the clean energy source. What Employees Say. The Air quide of Tomorrow. ADDITIONAL SHIPPING CHARGES WILL BE REQUIRED FOR ORDERS OUTSIDE CANADA DUE TO ITS WEIGHT. Very good. 50.00

Title: 100 Years of Inspiration : The Air Liquide Adventure

Author Name: WAKS, Fabienne HERSZBERG, Catherine `

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Publisher: Textuel, Paris, 2002,:

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