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UIG Article on Make vs. Buy
(July, 2018) -
UIG offers many supply options to users of industrial gas products
such as nitrogen and oxygen in recognition that every site and
operating situation is unique. Many factors impact the
decision to choose a supply mode and supplier for these essential
safety-related or raw material gases.
Make vs. buy is partly a matter of economics and partly a matter
of operating philosophy.
But then there are other layers of complexity involving definition
of the optimum initial capacity, longer-term needs, impact of end
user operating hours, daily and seasonal variations in demand, and
supply continuity. As a supplier of production plants
and on-site produced industrial gas products, UIG is very
cognizant of the need to thoroughly evaluate the pros and cons of
all of the feasible options, to ensure that the end user will find
the chosen route to be the "best" long-term solution.
Kevin Baker, UIG Chief Operating Officer, discusses many of these
issues in an article published by gasworld in July 2018.
Entitled Merchant vs Plant Supply, it can be viewed
UIG has moved its Headquarters
5, 2015) - As a result of continuing business growth and
increasing numbers of employees, Universal Industrial Gases, Inc.
has relocated its home office operations to expanded quarters
approximately five miles southwest of its former location.
The new office
facilities not only provide more space to accommodate current
activities, but also provide room to grow the company and staff in
a planned and coherent manner.
The office floor plan and work station
configurations have been designed to facilitate efficient
interaction among business team members, engineering and design
personnel, and other functional groups.
placed open areas have been set aside to allow efficient integration
of new staff, business sectors and operational groups, as growth
Several specialized conference rooms are
now available to accommodate concurrent internal staff conferences
and meetings with visitors.
The new office also features very high-speed internet connections
for efficient data transfer.
UIG looks forward to serving both existing and new
customers from our new and improved facilities.
Our new address:
Blvd., Suite 320
PA, 18020 USA
and fax numbers are unchanged.
The new location is one block west of PA Route 33; between I-78
and US-22, in Bethlehem, PA.
Industrial Gases, Inc.
Universal Cryo Gas, LLC
3001 Emrick Blvd, Suite 320
Phone (610) 559-7967 Fax (610) 515-0945
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/ 2018 UIG.