Parker Hannifin

December 1, 2014
Special Issues
Volume 32, Issue 12

Company Description

Safety: Parker Balston gas generators completely eliminate the safety hazards involved with handling high-pressure gas cylinders. Enjoy hassle-free automation with no tanks to charge and no downtime.

Reliability: Thousands of laboratories worldwide have Parker Balston gas generators in routine use. Parker Balston gas generators are recommended and used by major instrument manufacturers. We offer the best technology at an affordable price from the brand you trust.

Quality: Each Parker Balston gas generator is manufactured under a strict total quality management program. We have a world-class ISO 9001-certified manufacturing facility in the United States. All Parker Balson gas generators are backed by a complete satisfaction guarantee. Parker offers preventative maintenance, extended warranties, and field repair programs for all laboratory gas generators, as well as a network of highly specialized sales, application, and technical support people.

Products: Hydrogen gas generators produce 99.99999% pure hydrogen for gas chromatographs. Zero air generators produce zero grade air for gas chromatographs. UHP nitrogen generators produce 99.9999% pure nitrogen for GCs or ICP spectrometers. FT-IR gas generators produce dry, CO2-free purge gas for FT-IR spectrometers. Pure air and nitrogen generators produce dry, ultrapure compressed gas for laboratory instruments, including LC–MS instruments.

Chief Chromatographic Techniques Supported

  • GC–FID, FPD, NPD

  • GC–HALL, ECD, TCD, HST-Wire

  • Capillary separations

  • Packed separations

Markets Served

  • Agriculture

  • Biotechnology

  • Chemicals

  • Chemical and explosives detection

  • Energy

  • Environmental

  • Inorganic chemicals

  • Instrument development

  • Life science

  • Organic chemicals

  • Paints and coatings

  • Petrochemicals

  • Pharmaceuticals

  • Plastics

Major Products/Services

Gas generators for the following analytical instruments:

  • Gas chromatographs

  • LC–MS

  • FT-IR spectrometers

  • ICP emission spectrometers

  • TOC analyzers

  • Atomic absorption spectrophotometers

  • Nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR)

  • Rheometers/thermal analyzers

  • Sample evaporators/concentrators

Facilities

Parker Hannifin manufactures all gas generators in Haverhill, Massachusetts. Distribution points stretch across the United States and worldwide, including Canada, the UK, China, India, Germany, France, Japan, and Singapore. Parker is pleased to announce that the Filtration & Separation Division, Balston Operation has been recommended for ISO4001:2004 certification by DNV.

Parker Hannifin Corporation Filtration and Separation Division
242 Neck Road
Haverhill, MA 01835

TELEPHONE
(978) 858-0505

FAX
(978) 556-7501

WEB SITEwww.parker.com/fns/balston/labgasgenerators

NUMBER OF EMPLOYEES
55,000

YEAR FOUNDED
1924