TITLE

Anatomy of a Merger

PUB. DATE
July 2001
SOURCE
Gases & Welding Distributor;Jul/Aug2001, Vol. 45 Issue 4, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Interview
ABSTRACT
Interviews Robert F. D'Allesandro and Richard K. Barnet, chief executives of Welco-CGI Gas Technologies LLC, regarding challenges and triumphs associated with the industrial gas industry merger between Welco Gases, CGI Industries and Praxair Distribution Inc. Organizational structure of the Welco-CGI Gas Technologies; Business plans of the enterprise; Strategy used to integrate human resources of the three companies.
ACCESSION #
7625480

 

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