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1st Mountain Invitational

Holston Gases Inc., co-hosted the 1st Mountain Invitational basketball games at the US Cellular Center in Asheville, NC. Hosting our friends from Asheville (UNC-Asheville), Spartanburg (Wofford College), Cullowhee (WCU) and High Point (High Point University). Thank you to all who attended.

MagneGas signs distributor agreement with Holston Gases

Magnegas Corporation has announced the signing of an agreement with Holston Gases of Tennessee, US in which Holston will now be distributing the MagneGas2® fuel for metal cutting applications as an alternative to acetylene.

MagneGas has been working with Holston for almost one year, with multiple meetings and demonstrations completed as part of the Holston due diligence process.

Now this relationship has been firmed up with a distribution agreement that sees the MagneGas2 fuel take another step forward in the market.

”We identified Holston as a key potential distributor for the southeast and have been diligently pursuing the relationship ever since. We are honoured that Holston, after significant due diligence, selected MagneGas2. They are one of the largest independent industrial gas distributors in the country and present a significant opportunity for MagneGas as we continue to execute on our strategy to grow our industrial gas segment through these kind of marquee relationships,” stated Ermanno Santilli, CEO of MagneGas.

”We identified Holston as a key potential distributor for the southeast and have been diligently pursuing the relationship ever since”

 Ermanno Santilli, CEO of MagneGas.

In an exclusive last week, MagneGas told gasworld about its view for the future of its innovative alternative fuel, having entered into its largest equipment sale to date with a German-based company, as well as numerous other agreements with the US Army, the Fire department of New York, and one of the largest auto manufacturers in the world.

This latest agreement with Holston signifies yet another success which demonstrates the company’s progress in the market.

Decatur, AL Branch Supports The National Welding Competition for SkillsUSA

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This is a picture from the National Welding Competition for SkillsUSA that is being held at the Alabama Robotics Technology Park in Tanner, AL. SkillsUSA is a U.S. career and technical organization that serves High School and College Students enrolled in training programs in technical, skilled, and service occupations.

The Decatur, AL, Holston Gases, branch supported them by providing gas and technical support for the week long event that concludes this Friday.

Jasper Branch Participates in The Festival of Lights

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The Holston Gases Branch in Jasper, Alabama is participating in the Festival of Lights in Downtown Jasper. It benefits The Hope for Women organization that helps abused women and their children with food and shelter for Walker County. The tree was decorated by  Elaine Blackwood and the miniature propane tank was fabricated by Dustin New. Steve Mason, the branch manager at the Jasper location, said “It was awesome seeing our team working on this community project together.”