Matheson Tri-Gas Announces Newest Line of Fully Automated Gas Cabinets Powered by Allen-Bradley Micrologix 1500 PLC

San Jose, CA, Matheson Tri-Gas, Inc., manufacturer of gas handling equipment, purification products, gas detection systems and provider of engineering services for the semiconductor industry, today announced their newest line of fully automated gas cabinets, VectorLogic and AT PlusLogic, powered by the Allen-Bradley MicroLogix 1500 Programmable Controller.

By incorporating this latest control technology, Matheson Tri-Gas ensures customers of a cost-effective solution with the highest possible reliability, safety and ease of use. It also provides the flexibility in control and communication with today’s building safety systems. VectorLogic and AT PlusLogic systems use the proven Semi-Gas Brand Vector 2200TM and AT PlusTM panel designs that are the benchmark throughout the industry today.

According to Gary Orlando, Equipment Marketing Director with Matheson Tri-Gas, “Matheson Tri-Gas, for years, has utilized the Allen-Bradley products in custom high-purity and Bulk Specialty Gas delivery systems.” He continued, “Now, with new compact packaging by Allen-Bradley, Matheson Tri-Gas engineering successfully achieves all of the customer quality requirements identified for total industry acceptance. From the simplest single-source system to highly integrated process and purge panel assemblies, the Semi-Gas VectorLogic and AT Plus Logic systems are ready to meet the most stringent demands.”

VectorLogic and AT PlusLogic’s modular controller design allows input or output features to support specific customer applications. Additionally, engineered options are available for any standard Semi-Gas Logic controller to enhances control capabilities.

VectorLogic and AT PlusLogic are currently available with competitive pricing at all levels of integration.

Matheson Tri-Gas, Inc. is a single source provider of specialty gases, bulk gases, gas handling equipment, purification systems and support services to Silicon semiconductor and compound semiconductor manufacturers worldwide. The Semi-Gas Division’s core competencies include its ULTRA-LINE® high purity process gases, SDS® Safe Delivery Source®, Semi-Gas® Systems brand of gas handling equipment, NANOCHEM® brand of purification systems, customer technical services, systems engineering and site management services. Matheson Tri-Gas’s Semi-Gas Division is headquartered in San Jose, CA. Corporate headquarters is in Parsippany, New Jersey. The parent company, Nippon Sanso Corporation (NSC) is the world’s largest supplier of gases and equipment to the semiconductor industry. The San Jose Semi-Gas office is located at 625 Wool Creek Drive, San Jose, CA 95112. Telephone: 408 971-6500; Fax: 408 275-8643. Additional information can be found on Matheson Tri-Gas’s web site at or contact us at