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Joe McCarthy is an Associate Editor of LP Gas Magazine. You can contact him at jmccarthy@northcoastmedia.net and at 216-363-7930.

Posts by Joe McCarthy

Propane-powered vehicles improve company’s operating efficiency Posted on 10 Oct 2017 in the Autogas & News categories.

Colonial Airport Parking's fleet will emit 730,000 fewer pounds of carbon dioxide over its lifetime while also saving the company on fuel and maintenance costs. Read more»

Matrix announces promotions, expansion of industry groups Posted on 09 Oct 2017 in the News & People categories.

Three promotions from Matrix come in the Downstream Energy & Convenience Retail Group, which provides transactional advisory services to companies in the downstream energy and multi-site retail sectors. Read more»

Energy Distribution Partners acquires Lowe’s Bottled Gas Service Posted on 06 Oct 2017 in the Mergers and acquisitions & News categories.

The privately-owned company on Drummond Island in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula represents the fourth acquisition of a Michigan company in the past 18 months by Energy Distribution Partners. Read more»

Cargas named as anchor tenant in new Lancaster office Posted on 05 Oct 2017 in the News categories.

Chip Cargas, founder and CEO of Cargas Systems, will lease about 25,000 sq. ft. on the 101NQ building's third floor, combining two Cargas offices into one location. Read more»

Southern States Co-op launches Fueling FFA campaign Posted on 04 Oct 2017 in the News categories.

Southern States Cooperative will donate a portion of propane sales from a delivery truck to support the Fueling FFA (Future Farmers of America) campaign. Read more»

Crystal Flash acquires Knapp Energy Inc. Posted on 03 Oct 2017 in the Mergers and acquisitions & News categories.

Knapp Energy Inc. has been acquired by Crystal Flash as the company seeks to expand its footprint and customer base in southwestern Michigan. Read more»

Humble Independent School District receives donation from PERC campaign Posted on 02 Oct 2017 in the News categories.

The Propane Education & Research Council awarded an elementary school in the Humble Independent School District $5,000 in recognition of the district's efforts in incorporating propane-powered buses into its fleet. Read more»

TerraVest Capital acquires Fischer Tanks Posted on 29 Sep 2017 in the Mergers and acquisitions & News categories.

Fischer Tanks, a privately-owned company, was acquired by TerraVest. The acquisition will help provide services such as manufacturing of domestic propane tanks, among other services, according to the company. Read more»

Iowa Mold Tooling Co. Inc. adds new articulating cranes Posted on 28 Sep 2017 in the New Products categories.

New models include the 610, 710, 810 and 910, replacing the 5/33, 6/39 and 7/48 models in the IMT portfolio. Read more»

Blossman Gas acquires Miller’s Bottled Gas Posted on 28 Sep 2017 in the Business & Mergers and acquisitions & News categories.

Miller's Bottled Gas served the Bowling Green, Kentucky, community for more than 70 years. Its customer-oriented business is consistent with how Blossman operates, according to Blossman CEO Stuart Weidie. Read more»