Dow Chemical recognized by Agilent Technologies for outstanding collaboration
Fort Saskatchewan, Alberta - November 13, 2017 - Dow’s Gas Chromatography Centre of Expertise (GC CoE) at Alberta Operations was awarded for outstanding collaboration by Agilent Technologies for its ongoing collaboration on two successfully commercialized innovations in gas chromatography – the Agilent Intuvo 9000 gas chromatograph and the Agilent 8355 Sulfur Chemiluminescence Detector. Shanya Kane, Agilent’s Vice President of the Chemical Analysis Group, presented Dow’s GC CoE for its development input and technical leadership on both projects.
Dow Chemical and Agilent Technologies have a longstanding collaborative relationship, which now spans 28 years. By combining Agilent’s engineering excellence and Dow’s practical and diverse experience in chemistry, the two companies have created a mutually beneficial relationship that has had a major impact on gas chromatography in the measurement sector.
"With Dow’s experience and real-world expertise, Agilent has been able to develop industry leading products, like the Intuvo 9000 and the Chemiluminescence Detector,” says Kane. “We are excited to recognize Dow for its work on these major breakthrough projects. They are just two of the many successes we have had over our 28-year relationship.”
"Gas Chromatography has enabled us to operate our Dow assets in a safer manner and operate them more reliably. Clearly advancements and new technology has been pivotal in delivering competitive advantage,” says Mike Dziarmaga, Alberta Operations Technical Expertise and Support Leader for Dow Canada. “I am confident that the people and their imagination, determination and dedication will ensure continued success of the relationship between the two companies."
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