Driving Innovation: nexAir’s Research and Development Initiatives


At nexAir, we understand that staying at the forefront of the industrial gas industry requires a strong commitment to research and development (R&D). We believe that continuous innovation is essential to meeting the evolving needs of our customers and driving progress in the markets we serve. That’s why we invest heavily in R&D initiatives that explore new technologies, processes, and applications for industrial gases.

State-of-the-Art Research Facilities

Our dedication to innovation is reflected in our state-of-the-art research facilities equipped with the latest tools and technologies for gas analysis, testing, and development. These facilities provide our R&D teams with the resources they need to push the boundaries of what’s possible with industrial gases.

From advanced gas chromatography and mass spectrometry equipment for gas purity analysis to cutting-edge welding and fabrication labs for testing new gas blends and applications, our research facilities are designed to support the full spectrum of R&D activities. By investing in these capabilities, we can accelerate the pace of innovation and bring new solutions to market faster.

Collaborative Research Partnerships

We recognize that breakthrough innovations often emerge from collaborative research efforts that bring together diverse perspectives and expertise. That’s why we actively seek out partnerships with leading academic institutions, government agencies, and industry associations to advance our R&D initiatives.

Through these partnerships, we can tap into the latest scientific research, exchange knowledge with other experts in the field, and collaborate on joint research projects that address critical industry challenges. By working together, we can leverage our collective resources and expertise to drive innovation and create customer value.

Customer-Driven Innovation

At nexAir, our R&D efforts are guided by a deep understanding of our customers’ needs and challenges. We work closely with our customers to identify opportunities for innovation that can help them improve efficiency, productivity, and quality in their operations.

Whether it’s developing new gas blends that optimize welding processes, creating advanced gas delivery systems that improve safety and reliability, or exploring novel applications for industrial gases in emerging markets, our R&D initiatives are focused on delivering tangible benefits to our customers. By engaging with our customers throughout the R&D process, from ideation to testing and validation, we can ensure that our innovations are aligned with their real-world needs and deliver measurable results.

Sustainable Innovation

As a responsible corporate citizen, we are committed to developing innovative solutions that drive business performance and contribute to a more sustainable future. Our R&D initiatives prioritize the development of eco-friendly gas technologies and processes that reduce environmental impact and support our customers’ sustainability goals.

From exploring renewable gas sources and low-carbon production methods to developing gas-based solutions for energy storage and carbon capture, our sustainable innovation efforts are helping to build a greener, more resilient future for the industrial gas industry.

Talent Development and Knowledge Sharing

Innovation thrives in an environment that values continuous learning, knowledge sharing, and talent development. At nexAir, we foster a culture of innovation by investing in the growth and development of our R&D teams.

We provide our researchers with ongoing training and development opportunities to stay at the forefront of their fields, and we encourage cross-functional collaboration and knowledge sharing across our organization. By creating an environment that values creativity, experimentation, and continuous improvement, we can attract and retain top talent and drive innovation at all company levels.

Commercialization and Market Impact

Ultimately, the success of our R&D initiatives is measured by their impact on the market and the value they create for our customers. We have a proven track record of commercializing innovative gas technologies and solutions that transform the way our customers operate.

From our pioneering work in laser gas mixtures for advanced manufacturing to our development of high-purity gas solutions for the electronics industry, our innovations have helped customers across a wide range of industries achieve new levels of performance and efficiency. By bringing our innovations to market quickly and effectively, we can help our customers stay ahead of the curve and maintain a competitive edge in their respective markets.

Forge Forward with nexAir’s R&D Excellence

When you partner with nexAir, you gain access to a world-class R&D organization that is dedicated to driving innovation in the industrial gas industry. Our expert KnowHow™, state-of-the-art facilities, collaborative approach, and customer focus set us apart as an innovation leader.

Don’t let the pace of change leave you behind. Partner with nexAir to tap into our cutting-edge R&D capabilities and stay ahead of the curve in your industry. Contact us today to learn more about our R&D initiatives and how we can help you drive innovation and achieve your business goals.

With nexAir as your innovation partner, you can Forge Forward with confidence, knowing that you have access to the latest gas technologies and solutions that can transform your operations and drive your success.


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