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BOC

(Bell Operating Company) One of 22 companies that was formerly part of AT&T and later organized into seven regional companies. See RBOC.
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The BOC Group, an international company with operations in the industrial gases and medical products businesses, was one of the first companies to adopt this type of plan in 1986.
BOC also plans to process the crude helium purchased from Williams at a new helium purification facility that it plans to build in Satanta, Kansas.
This agreement is particularly timely, as BOC expands our own Midwest presence with a new air separation plant in Beloit, Wisconsin.
In addition, BOC will install its proprietary ICO oxygen generator to supply oxygen for the oxy-fuel conversion.
Poultry processors can visit BOC and Linde at booth #2242, Hall C of the World Congress Center to learn about the companies' worldwide engineering and cryogenic gas, delivery equipment and supply capabilities.
The award for the electronic gases supply at DP1/DMOS 5 follows awards for the supply of vacuum pumps and gas reactor columns (GRCs) for effluent treatment, which were won by Edwards High Vacuum International part of the Vacuum Technology and Distribution Services business of The BOC Group.
This agreement enables Stein Heurtey, one of the world's largest suppliers of glass melting and manufacturing equipment, to incorporate the BOC CGM technology into the furnaces it designs and builds for glassmakers around the world.
To attain registration for 21 plants at one time required a great deal of coordination, planning, cooperation and hard work on the part of hundreds of individuals," said Seifi Ghasemi, president, BOC Gases -- Americas.
BOC will employ between 35 to 40 people at the plant, most of whom will be truck drivers.
Expertise within BOC's Glass Technologies Group ranges from the design and manufacture of process control systems -- the specialty of Airco BH-F Systems, which was acquired by The BOC Group in 1993 -- to oxy-fuel melting technology, burners, and glass conditioning equipment.
During this time, BOC has delivered a continuous and reliable supply of gases to meet our business needs and the growing demand by our customers.
BOC Gases now has 12 liquid helium transfill locations in the Pacific Rim.