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Atlas Copco again on Forbes top-100 innovation list
Atlas Copco once again was included in renowned business magazine Forbes’s list of the world’s 100 most innovative companies.
Atlas Copco Rental increases its presence in the rental Seismic Application market
La Porte, TX, July 16th 2013 – Following Atlas Copco Rental purchase of Mitcham Industries’ fleet of marine air compressors to be used for rental in seismic applications.
Atlas Copco celebrates 140 years of achievements
Stockholm, Sweden, February 21, 2013: Atlas Copco, recognized as one of the world’s most innovative, ethical, and sustainable companies, today celebrates 140 years of industrial excellence with a range of activities in 90 countries where it has its own operations.
Atlas Copco acquires manufacturer of nitrogen and oxygen generators
Atlas Copco AB has acquired Gazcon A/S, located in Denmark. The acquisition extends Atlas Copco’s offering of nitrogen generators and adds oxygen generators to the range.
Ronnie Leten comments on Atlas Copco’s Q2 results
Atlas Copco today reported record revenues and operating profit for the second quarter, supported by growing revenue volumes and a strong service business. Overall demand remained on a healthy level.
Atlas Copco opens new facility in Houston
Atlas Copco Compressor Technique today inaugurates a new product company in Houston, Texas. The site will serve as a competence center for engineered products across North and South America. The modern facilities bring together four operating units under one roof. The location benefits from its close proximity to major customers and a strong regional logistics network.
NFPA issues new standard to prevent fires and explosions during gas pipe purging
NFPA 56 (PS) Standard for Fire and Explosion Prevention During Cleaning and Purging of Flammable Gas Piping Systems, 2012 Edition, was released by the US National Fire Protection Association September 27, 2011. Drafted in response to a fatal explosion during the construction of the US Kleen Energy Power Plant in Middletown, Connecticut in 2010, the new standard prohibits the use of flammable gas as a cleaning agent for the interior of pipelines.
Atlas Copco climbs in patents ranking
Atlas Copco has strengthened its position in a ranking of global industrial equipment manufacturers, measuring the quality of the companies’ patent portfolios. Atlas Copco is number 13 on the list, which was published on the Wall Street Journal’s web site this week, up from number 23 a year ago.
Atlas Copco returns to the Dow Jones Sustainability Indexes
Atlas Copco has been selected to be a new member of the Dow Jones Sustainability Indexes, which list the world’s leading sustainability-driven companies.
Atlas Copco included on Forbes’ list of world’s most innovative companies
Atlas Copco has been named among the Top 100 most innovative companies in the world by Forbes magazine. Atlas Copco, ranked No. 67, joins innovative leaders on the list including Google Inc., Amazon.com, Inc., Apple®, Starbucks® and Procter & Gamble.
Atlas Copco certifies all its oil-free compressor technologies under new ISO 8573-1 2010 standard
Antwerp, 11 April 2011: Atlas Copco has announced that all its oil-free compressors are now certified CLASS 0with regard to oil content according to the latest edition of the ISO 8573-1 standard. Atlas Copco is the first compressor manufacturer to receive the certificates proving all of its oil-free air technologies are certified ‘CLASS 0’ for oil content according to the latest international standards.
Atlas Copco included in FTSE4Good
Atlas Copco has achieved continued membership in the FTSE4Good index, which brings together world-leading companies in terms of environmental, social and governance practices.
Product News: Rig-Safe Booster launched at OTC 2011 Offshore Technology Conference
Houston, TX, May 5, 2011: This week, the all new Atlas Copco Hurricane B18-62/2250 Rig-Safe Booster was launched at Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) 2011 in Houston, TX, USA.
It provides 2.185 cfm (62 m³/min) at 2.250 psi (155 bar) with a 350 psi (24 bar) suction pressure and is built into a DNV 2.7-1 certified 20 ft. container. No doubt this unit also has to be state-of-the-art regarding safety.
Atlas Copco Rental attended and exhibited at the 2011 Ski County USA – Snow Making conference
Highlands Ranch, CO, April 11, 2011: Atlas Copco Rental attended and exhibited at the convention portion of the event. Participants included approximately 250 visitors who were managers and workers representing 30 ski resorts from Colorado and New Mexico.