TAMPA, Fla., Jan. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MagneGas Corporation ("MagneGas" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: MNGA), the developer of a technology that converts liquid waste into hydrogen-based fuels, announced today that the Special Operations Team of the Clearwater Fire Department demonstrated MagneGas as its preferred cutting fuel at the Pinellas County Special Operations Technical Training Event held this week in Clearwater, Florida. This three day event includes Fire & Rescue teams from across western Florida and showcases preferred technologies and products currently in use by each team. As part of its overall strategy to grow fuel sales, MagneGas has identified Fire Departments and First Responder Units as ideal customers for the use of its gas due to the speed of the MagneGas cut and concentration of the heat affected zone.
"MagneGas burns bright at this technical demonstration event," stated Clearwater Special Operations Fire Chief, Kent Watts. "This three day event offers a wide array of technical cross training to intra-county special operations teams. MagneGas is the comprehensive solution to the special operations tool kit," concluded Chief Watts.
Dean Shepherd of Southern Rescue Tools, LLC. further commented. "We provide support to Florida fire and rescue teams and are excited to partner with MagneGas. It provides the ultimate metal cutting solution. You can always tell where MagneGas is being demonstrated by the size of the crowd participating."
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About MagneGas Corporation
Founded in 2007, Tampa-based MagneGas Corporation (NASDAQ: MNGA) is the producer of MagneGasTM, a natural gas alternative and metal working fuel that can be made from certain industrial, municipal, agricultural and military liquid wastes following the receipt of appropriate governmental permits.
The Company's patented Plasma Arc FlowTM process gasifies liquid waste, creating a clean burning hydrogen based fuel that is essentially interchangeable with natural gas. MagneGas can be used for metal working, cooking, heating, powering bi-fuel automobiles and co-combustion of hydrocarbon fuels. For more information on MagneGas, please visit the Company's website at www.magnegas.com.
About Southern Recue Tools, Inc.
Southern Rescue Tools, LLC is located in Largo, Florida and provides rescue and extraction tools to fire departments across the Southeast United States.
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