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Luxfer did not manufacture scuba cylinder that ruptured in Australia in August 2009

SYDNEY, Australia (10 November 2009)—Luxfer Gas Cylinders has received enquiries about the rupture of a scuba cylinder in New South Wales on 16 August 2009. Various accounts of the incident, including several safety alerts, have been published, some of which may have led readers to believe that Luxfer manufactured the cylinder involved in the incident. This is not the case.

Luxfer plays host at Sapeur-Pompiers 2007

CLERMONT-FERRAND, France (Sept. 26-29, 2007)—The 114th Annual National Congress of Firefighters of France (114ème Congrès national des sapeurs-pompiers de France) attracted 40,000 visitors and proved to be a highly successful event for Luxfer Gas Cylinders, not least because of its ideal location in Clermont-Ferrand near the company’s newly expanded European manufacturing facility for composite cylinders in Gerzat.