Blogs
  • August 17, 2017
    We're Highlighting INEREX® Inert Gas System Components at China Fire 2017
    China Fire 2017 takes place this year in Beijing, from the 5th through the 8th of September. China is a fast-growing market for us and we would like to invite engineers, installers...
  • August 8, 2017
    See Our UL-Listed INEREX® Inert Gas System Components at Fire India
    Fire India 2017 is rapidly approaching and we'll be there to highlight exciting products that are already attracting a lot of interest throughout Asia. Here, many fire safety syste...
  • August 7, 2017
    A Tip for How LPG Cylinder & Tank Manufacturers Can Gain a Competitive Advantage
    Here's a tip for one quick way cylinder & tank manufacturers can gain a competitive advantage: offer your recreational vehicle customers LPG cylinders equipped with an ultra-co...
  • July 17, 2017
    A Tip on How to Improve Your Lab Efficiency
    In our research, we work with a lot of labs. We've uncovered three important factors pertaining to gas use at the bench that negatively impact productivity. First, many labs have ...
  • June 13, 2017
    Digital Remote Monitoring of Medical Oxygen Sources Increases Productivity
    Ensuring accurate and uninterrupted gas flow is essential for safe medical oxygen therapy. This requires 24/7/365 monitoring of gas cylinder contents. Hospital personnel and home c...
  • June 13, 2017
    Now You Can Find All the VdS Certified Components You Need from Rotarex Firetec
    Recently, Rotarex Firetec achieved VdS certification for its CO2 fire suppression system discharge nozzles. This is significant since it means that we now have a complete rang...
  • June 8, 2017
    It's Official! We've Now Sold 1 Million Fire Cylinder Valves
    This month, we're celebrating a major milestone...we sold our one millionth fire cylinder valve! This achievement now takes its place in the long and distinguished history of Rotar...
  • May 30, 2017
    How Advanced Digital Technologies Improve Medical Oxygen Therapy
    Exciting advances in digital technologies now make it possible to improve the accuracy and safety of medical gas therapy — and increase care giver productivity. At Ceodeux Me...
  • May 11, 2017
    Our Industry-First Electronic Level Gauge Highlighted at AEGPL 2017
    We're looking forward to the AEGPL Congress that takes place this June in Lisbon. For over 70 years, Rotarex SRG has created many breakthrough LPG gas control products and we're no...
  • May 5, 2017
    FireDETEC's New 4-Liter Cylinder Protects Smaller Vehicles from Fire
    Affordable FireDETEC automatic fire suppression systems are popular with many bus and truck companies. To protect their assets from fire and keep people safe, they install FireDETE...
  • May 3, 2017
    Why Automatic Fire Protection for Individual CNC Machines Makes Sense
    CNC machines are vital for machine shops and manufacturing companies. But, if you combine heat, hot metal chips, dust and debris with oil-based lubricants and static electricity, a...
  • April 19, 2017
    Why Inert Gas Fire Protection is Safe for People
    When you are evaluating fire protection systems, it is helpful to consider how exposure to an extinguishing agent affects people. In the event of a fire, it's essential that people...
  • April 10, 2017
    Rotarex SRG is Going to NPGA 2017 in Nashville!
    We're busy getting ready for the upcoming NPGA Southeastern National Propane Expo held in Nashville, from April 21-23. Rotarex SRG has a lot of exciting products to show, including...
  • March 28, 2017
    Now in Asia! Next Generation Digital and Telemetric VIPRs
    Recently, Ceodeux Meditec has made outstanding advances in digital and telemetric technologies and has applied them to our next-generation of VIPR medical gas valves. We’re l...
  • March 28, 2017
    Rotarex Laboratory Gas Innovations on Display at EUROLAB 2017 29-31 March
    Eurolab 2017, Poland’s largest laboratory equipment trade show, starts today in Warsaw. For analytical laboratory facilities using specialty gases, you won’t want to mi...
  • March 22, 2017
    LPG Industry Pioneer Rotarex SRG Exhibits at Congreso de la AIGLP
    We’re pleased this year to be exhibiting at the 32nd Congreso de la AIGLP in Buenos Aires. In business since 1934, Rotarex SRG has pioneered many breakthrough LPG gas control...
  • March 17, 2017
    We’re Showing a Large Array of New Products at Forum Labo 2017
    We’re constantly looking for new ways to make labs ultra-safe and more efficient. This year, at Forum Labo, we’re showing an impressive array of new products, each desi...
  • March 13, 2017
    See How to Protect Essential Equipment from the Inside at NFPA Mexico
    The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) Mexico Fire Expo is coming soon. Rotarex Firetec will be there to show products of special interest to the regional market, so we wo...
  • March 13, 2017
    Visit the UHP Gas Control Pioneer Rotarex at SEMICON China 2017
    Rotarex pioneered the gas technologies now commonly used in the semiconductor industry, and we’re pleased to participate in SEMICON 2017 in China – the fastest growing ...
  • February 27, 2017
    See a Simple and Economical Way to Protect Labs from Fire at PITTCON 2017
    Rotarex is attending PITTCON 2017 in booth # 4705 to show the FireDETEC® automatic fire suppression system for laboratory fume hoods. A ventilation system that protects pe...
  • February 22, 2017
    You Probably Know Our World Leading Premium Quality LPG Cylinder Valves So…
    This year we’re excited to be going to Bangladesh, a country where LPG demand is rising and a large infrastructure is being put in place to accommodate it. Rotarex SRG will b...
  • February 13, 2017
    Why Fire Suppression with Inert Gas is 100% Safe for Our Environment
    There is a lot of discussion in our industry about the relative environmental impact of “clean agents” used in fire suppression systems. While using chemical clean agen...
  • February 6, 2017
    How Cartridge Technology Transforms Medical Gas Terminal Units
    There’s no doubt that the socket of a medical gas terminal unit gets a lot of hard use. It’s subject to constant connection, disconnection and reconnection many times p...
  • January 18, 2017
    Did You Know that Individual Machines & Equipment Can Be Protected from Fire?
    Most buildings are required to have fire protection systems designed to prevent destruction of the entire premises. However, if a fire starts in a machine or piece of equipment tha...
  • January 13, 2017
    Our Linestar Point-Of-Use Is Sure To Attract Attention At Sepem 2017
    SEPEM Nord 2017 in Douai France is opening soon and Rotarex Ceodeux will be there!  We are featuring the new Linestar point-of-use for laboratories, one of the most compact re...
  • January 9, 2017
    Visit Us at Intersec – See How Our UL-Listed IG System Components Save Time & Money
    If you are attending Intersec Dubai 2017, spending a few minutes at our booth can save you 2.5 years of effort and 500,000 euros! That’s what it took us to get UL listing for...
  • December 7, 2016
    Does Device Design Make a Difference to Oxygen Therapy Caregivers?
    Our Ceodeux Meditec team has talked with many oxygen therapy caregivers and found that traditional medical regulators can be awkward and intimidating to use. Bulky and unwieldy, th...
  • November 30, 2016
    Your Inert Gas Fixed Installation Fire System May Be About to Fail
    Inert gas is one the best fire suppression agents for protecting people and property from fire. But did you know that even state-of-the-art fire suppression systems, designed and i...
  • November 15, 2016
    The Case for Purchasing a UL Listed Inert Gas Fire System
    Many fire protection system installers assemble components, sourced from numerous suppliers, to build a complete inert gas fire suppression system. Then, they will either invest a ...
  • November 14, 2016
    How Rotarex Automotive Achieved ISO/TS16949 and Why It’s Important
    After a comprehensive audit conducted by the independent certification agency TÜV Rheinland, Rotarex has received the ISO/TS16949 certification for the design and manufac...
  • November 9, 2016
    How This LPG Multivalve Can Revolutionize LPG Cylinder Manufacturing
    At the upcoming World LPG Forum in Florence, we’re featuring our new, LPG multivalve. I hope you’ll be able to stop by our booth, #E3-E4, and see it. It’s the fir...
  • November 7, 2016
    See UL-Approved Inert Gas Components that Can Be Assembled into a Complete System – and More!
    The Fire and Security Shanghai 2016 expo is coming right up. If you’re planning to attend, I’d like to invite you to stop by the Rotarex Firetec booth to see our comple...
  • November 7, 2016
    At MEDICA 2016 See Telemetric VIPRs & New Products That Improve Medical Gas Safety
    MEDICA 2016 is coming up soon and we’re particularly excited about the innovative products we’ll be showing this year. Since Ceodeux Meditec is leading the way in apply...
  • October 11, 2016
    What’s Driving the Future of Medical Gas Equipment?
    VIPR Integrated TechnologyCeodeux Meditec is a pioneer in integrated valve technology for medical gas applications. Over time, gas companies have realized the value of this technol...
  • August 30, 2016
    How We’ve Increased Lab Productivity with a Mount-Anywhere Point-of-Use
    Recently, we took a close look at how analytical labs install and use a point-of-use (POU) for specialty gas applications. What we found varied greatly from lab to lab, but they al...
  • August 30, 2016
    New IG Pressure Regulator Shows Our Commitment to Performance, Safety & Productivity
    A key advantage of Rotarex being a world leader in pressurized gas equipment is our ability to quickly adapt innovations from one sector to another. That’s exactly what happe...
  • June 23, 2016
    Why We’ve Developed a Medical Gas Switchover Board with Integrated Digital Display
    The answer to why we developed e-Alpi Switch, the industry’s first automatic medical gas supply switchover board with an integrated digital display, is simple: to make it eas...
  • June 15, 2016
    We’ve Just Released the First Stainless Steel Integrated Valve for Calibration Gas Apps
    We’ve just introduced another exciting industry first for calibration gas applications. Designed for the wide range of specialty gases used to calibrate analyzers, Ducal is t...
  • May 24, 2016
    Rotarex Firetec Features New FireDETEC & Inert Gas System Components at NFPA Las Vegas
    NFPA 2016 Las Vegas is just around the corner! And Rotarex Firetec is ready to show you two exciting new products that deliver superior fire protection using environmentally friend...
  • May 11, 2016
    Forklift Safety Day Calls Attention to Shocking Forklift Accident Rates
    While forklift accident rates are high worldwide, recent statistics issued by TotalTrax show just how serious the problem is in the U.S. Over 100,000 forklift accidents are reporte...
  • April 20, 2016
    Not Running Out of Propane Actually Reduces Maintenance Cost
    When you first think about it, I imagine you can’t see how a propane forklift running out of gas can increase your maintenance cost. But it can — and we’ve demonstrated this ...
  • April 19, 2016
    Come Meet Us at NFPA – We’re Now Serving Mexico from a New Local Office
    We’re now serving Rotarex Firetec customers in Mexico from our new local office in Santiago de Querétaro. Our local team would be very glad to meet you personally at NFPA Mexico...
  • April 12, 2016
    Why the FireDETEC Directional Valve System Attracts so much Interest
    Our FireDETEC supplemental fire suppression systems are already the cost-effective way to protect business-critical objects, such as machines or equipment, from the inside where a ...
  • April 4, 2016
    MLD Featured in New Product Showcase at NPGA Southeastern Expo
    The National Propane Gas Association Southeastern Convention and International Propane Expo is moving this year to the world famous home of American country music, Nashville, Tenne...
  • March 23, 2016
    Here’s How the MLD Low Propane Fuel Gauge Improves Forklift Safety
    When a propane forklift runs out of gas in the middle of a task, you know there is downtime. But you may not have considered the safety risks. Hauling propane cylinders long di...
  • March 21, 2016
    FireDETEC Supplemental Fire Suppression Systems Now Available with NOVEC™ 1230
    Rotarex Firetec announces the launch of its FireDETEC object protection systems with NOVEC™ 1230 Fire Protection Fluid. The system is a private label of Fire Fluid Technologi...
  • March 15, 2016
    FireDETEC is a Tested Recipe for Commercial Kitchen Fire Protection
    All it takes is the right combination of ingredients to ignite a commercial kitchen fire. Grease and fat build up in ductwork or flue, oven flame up, too high temperature in the fr...
  • March 9, 2016
    Visit Our New Website to See World Leading Fire Suppression Valves, Components & Systems
    The new Firetec website has just been launched! Now, Firetec Building and Room fire protection systems and FireDETEC Object Protection systems can be found in one next-generation w...
  • March 3, 2016
    New Life+ VIPR Marks Great Progress in Safer Delivery of Oxygen Therapy
    We’ve recently released a new medical VIPR called Life+ that represents great progress in improving the safety of medical oxygen therapy. Its “all-in-one” integrated design i...
  • February 25, 2016
    Calculate Exactly How Much Money You’ll Save with MLD
    Until now, it’s a fact that there’s not been a reliable way to judge how much propane is remaining in a cylinder. This has lead to a lot of very “creative” solutions to kee...
  • February 24, 2016
    At NFPA Mexico See FireDETEC’s New Systems with NOVEC™ 1230 And More…
    Visit us at NFPA Mexico, and you can be one of the first to see the new FireDETEC® supplemental fire suppression systems with Novec™ 1230 Fluid.* This is an exciting product, as...
  • February 17, 2016
    See How Our Innovation and Quality Improve Fire Protection at Sicur Expo
    The Sicur 2016 International Security, Safety and Fire Exhibition is coming up soon. And Rotarex Firetec will be there. We’re busy preparing to display of our certified Firetec ...
  • December 11, 2015
    Visit Rotarex Firetec at Intersec Dubai to See Major Innovations in Fire Safety
    Soon, visitors from over 125 countries will come to Dubai to attend Intersec 2016. Over 1,200 exhibitors will welcome up to 30,000 attendees who come to see the latest developments...
  • November 26, 2015
    New Product Gives LPG Forklifts an Edge Over Electric Models
    I’d like to give you some new information that will help you decide whether an LPG forklift or an electric model is right for your business. First, some background. The purc...
  • November 9, 2015
    We’ll Unveil Next Generation Medical Gas Control Products at Medica 2015
    At Medica 2015, we will introduce four next generation, industry first products. I hope you can stop by our exhibition booth to find out how they will improve safety and make deliv...
  • October 9, 2015
    Introducing MLD Minimum Level Detector for LPG Forklifts
    At SRG we’re always talking with our customers to help them solve problems and improve their operations. One thing we’ve heard over and over from warehouse and operations manag...
  • June 26, 2015
    Be Sure Your Fire Suppression System is Ready 24/7/365 — Automatically
    It’s one thing to install a comprehensive fire suppression system…but quite another to keep it maintained and fully pressurized 24/7/365. Systems can fail or perform poorly if ...
  • June 12, 2015
    See FireDETEC’s Innovative Supplemental Fire Protection Systems at NFPA 2015
    Things are changing fast in the fire safety industry, with many innovative new products and technologies being developed that deliver better and more economical fire protection. An...
  • May 11, 2015
    See Rotarex’ Complete Range of High Precision Gas Equipment at SEPEM 2015
    The SEPEM 2015 event in Avignon is a showcase for innovative technologies, products and services that enable factories to operate efficiently, cleanly and safely. One of 7 SEPEM ev...
  • April 27, 2015
    Rotarex Firetec Innovations in Fire Suppression Systems
    It’s not a surprise that Rotarex Firetec will be introducing 4 major innovations at the Interschutz 2015 event in June. For over 80 years, it has been designing innovative valves...
  • April 2, 2015
    Rotarex Firetec to Announce Major Innovations at Interschutz 2015
    The countdown to Interschutz 2015, the world’s largest fire protection trade show, is well underway. Starting on June 8th, experts from around the world will come to Hannover Ger...
  • March 24, 2015
    Forum Labo Biotech 2015 - Rotarex Ceodeux to Show Complete Specialty and Medical Gas Solutions
    The exciting Forum Labo Biotech 2015 exposition of laboratory materials and services providers takes place at the end of March in Paris. Rotarex Ceodeux will be exhibiting at booth...
  • March 24, 2015
    New 12 Liter Cylinder Protects Large Vehicle Engines from Fire
    The FireDETEC fire protection system is one of the most effective and economical ways to quickly detect and suppress fires in commercial vehicles. With the recent introduction of a...
  • March 16, 2015
    Visit Rotarex Ceodeux at ARABLAB 2015 and See High Quality Gas Equipment
    ARABLAB 2015 is coming up soon, and if you’re attending it will be well worth visiting the Rotarex Ceodeux booth. Here you will see high quality gas equipment that gives you tota...
  • March 11, 2015
    Rotarex Ceodeux to Introduce an Ergonomic High Precision Product at ACHEMA 2015
    One hundred and seventy thousand visitors are expected at the 2015 ACHEMA World Forum. They’ll be eager to see new products and uncover the latest trends at this leading event fo...
  • February 19, 2015
    Why Include Automatic Fire Suppression in Electrical Cabinet Design?
    There is a lot to consider when designing an electrical cabinet. Choosing the right power supplies, surge protection, Ethernet products, relays and opto modules or modular terminal...
  • February 17, 2015
    Rotarex to Show Future-Ready Digital Products at GasShow 2015
    GasShow 2015, the biggest LPG-CNG-LNG industry event in the world with hundreds of exhibitors and thousands of visitors, takes place on March 5th and 6th, 2015, in Warsaw, Poland. ...
  • January 21, 2015
    Protecting Business-Critical Objects from Fire... Is it a Good Investment?
    A lot of people in the fire protection industry are starting to talk about “object protection.” As a new term, it is not very well understood. So with this blog, I’d like to ...
  • December 17, 2014
    Major FireDETEC Innovations to Be Featured at intersec 2015
    Last year’s successful intersec trade show saw 1,213 exhibitors welcome 24,766 visitors from 131 countries. The 2015 event, taking place in Dubai from 18-20 January, promises to ...
  • December 11, 2014
    Rotarex Firetec Innovations in Fire Suppression Systems
    By protecting individual fume cabinets from fire, laboratories guard against catastrophic damage and ensure operational continuity. Fume cabinets pose an elevated fire risk for l...
  • December 3, 2014
    Supplemental Fire Suppression for Electrical Cabinets
    By protecting individual electrical cabinets from fire, companies guard against catastrophic damage and ensure business continuity. Approximately 30% of all fires are caused by de...
  • November 27, 2014
    Why Install Supplemental Fire Suppression for CNC Machines?
    The short answer to this question is: “because it can save you a lot more money than it costs.” Every year, a large number of machine shops and manufacturing companies are h...
  • November 18, 2014
    The Advantages of Choosing UL Approved Fire Suppression Systems
    The Underwriters Laboratories is known worldwide for its expertise in evaluating the effectiveness and safety of a wide range of products. Through a comprehensive process of certif...
  • November 14, 2014
    Why SP Approval is Important for Bus Fire Protection
    Most bus fires start in the engine compartment where they are unseen by the bus driver or passengers. This gives the fire time to build in intensity and power, making it harder to ...
  • November 14, 2014
    Is the LPCB “Red Book” Relevant?
    How can you be sure the fire safety systems and products you install to protect buildings and equipment actually perform as promised by the manufacturer? This is an important quest...
  • September 26, 2014
    FireDETEC Commercial Kitchen Systems Receive LPCB Approval
    The FireDETEC® Fire Suppression System for commercial kitchens is now listed in the Loss Prevention Certification Board’s “Red Book.” An essential reference used worldwide b...
  • September 27, 2013
    FireDETEC Fire Suppression for Buses is First to Receive SP Approval
    The FireDETEC Compact Line for Vehicle Engines recently became the first product to be awarded the “P-mark” from the SP Technical Institute of Sweden. As R&D Engineer for FireD...
ROTAREX INNOVATION. BREAKTHROUGH PRODUCTS & OVER 100 PATENTS.

Today’s Rotarex is the gas control industry’s innovation leader. When companies worldwide need products that enable new technologies and systems, they turn to us. And it’s been that way since our first Ceodeux valves won innovation awards in the 1920’s, propelling us into the top tier of cylinder valve manufacturers. We’ve never stopped inventing, designing, prototyping and manufacturing first-of-a-kind products that solve industry challenges and invent new, safer ways of working.

 

  • Rapid response R&D infrastructure
  • Applied innovations such as the integrated valve
  • Breadth of technology across regions worldwide
  • Crossover solutions from one application to another


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See the economical FireDETEC fire suppression system quickly suppress fire in a commercial kitchen.