INFICON has been selected to receive the prestigious Golden Gas Award for 2014, presented annually by Gases & Instrumentation International Magazine to recognize significant new products for their ability to solve an important challenge for the gas industry.
The INFICON Micro GC Fusion Gas Analyzer was the winning entry, in the Gas Chromatography category.
Paul Nesdore, Gases & Instrumentation’s Editor noted that, “The judges found that the INFICON Micro GC Fusion is at the top end of portable GC offerings. Micro GC Fusion, with its MEMS technology and ppm detection limit, is at the cutting edge of this technology.”
Building on proven Micro GC technology, coupled with temperature programming, Micro GC Fusion covers extended gas phase analysis (up to C12) with excellent sensitivity and repeatability. “We are pleased to receive this award and want to recognize our R&D and engineering teams for their outstanding work in developing a product that further improves our customer’s ability to solve their gas analysis problems,” said Peter Maier, President of the Intelligent Sensors Systems Business Unit of INFICON.
INFICON is a leading provider of innovative instrumentation, critical sensor technologies, and advanced process control software that enhance productivity and quality in sophisticated industrial vacuum processes. These analyses, measurement and control products are essential for gas leak detection in air conditioning/refrigeration and automotive manufacturing.
INFICON also leverages its expertise in vacuum technology to provide unique, toxic chemical analysis products for emergency response, security, and environmental health and safety.
INFICON is headquartered in Switzerland and has world-class manufacturing facilities in Europe, the United States and China, as well as subsidiaries in China, Finland, France, Germany, India, Italy, Japan, Korea, Liechtenstein, Singapore, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, the United Kingdom and the United States.