About Us

The Consortium for Advanced Research in Gas Industries (CARGI) is primarily dedicated to improving ergonomics, safety, productivity, and quality in gas industries. The consortium is made up of member companies representing gas utilities, ancillary organizations, suppliers, and consultants.



  • Support high impact research in ergonomics and safety
  • Provide education, training, and service



  • Conduct state of the art research related to gas industries
  • Perform experimental and field trials
  • Design new “ergonomically advanced” technologies
  • Exchange and disseminate information
  • Establish and propagate standard practices
  • Provide professional training
  • Support undergraduate, graduate and especially minority students’ education and participation in research