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Question 433 March 2006

Flame gas cutting - Acetylene, Propane or LPG and why?

We are considering replacing acetylene with propane for flame-gas cutting carbon steels.

Which gas does your company use for flame gas cutting Acetylene, Propane or LPG?

Does this involve confined space work?

Why you use one gas over another?

Any other information you would like to share?


The following 5 companies answered this question:

  • Bae Systems Submarines Ltd
  • CROWN Europe Group Services
  • E.ON UK plc
  • KCA Deutag Drilling Ltd
  • Maersk Oil North Sea UK Limited

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