Specialty gas consumption has grown significantly in recent times and continues to build momentum in many countries, led by the strong and established North American market, where the largest demand is seen, and buoyed by a fast-growing specialty gases business in the Asia-Pacific region.
Samator Group – Global knowledge, local content Subscription
Samator aims to keep its competitive edge in Indonesia marke, as explained in an interview with Rachmat Harsono, Executive Vice-President of Corporate Finance and Strategic Planning at Samator Group.
10 minutes with...Anish Patel Subscription
Take 10 minutes out with Anish Patel, Director of AIMS Industries Limited and Vice-President of the All India Industrial Gases Manufacturers Association (AIIGMA), who talks about the development of the gases business in India and what to expect from the upcoming 37th AIIGMA Seminar on industrial gases.
10 minutes with...Leonardo Florez Subscription
Take 10 minutes out with Leonardo Florez, Head of Cylinder Supply – ICC, Linde Gases, who talks about our cover theme this month of asset management, the near 2,000 cylinders that Linde ‘found’ earlier this year, and what the future might hold for asset management.
An introduction to...Specialty gas analysers Subscription
Specialty gases are widely used in a variety of industries. Because these gases are typically used in critical applications, they need to achieve a purity standard and contaminants need to be identified. Enter the world of specialty gas analysers.
An introduction to...Helium dewars Subscription
From cutting and welding to electronics, aerospace and deep-sea diving to party balloons, helium has a wealth of applications in both gaseous and liquid form. Here we explore a crucial element in the storage of this product – helium dewars.
An introduction to... In-situ nitrogen generation Subscription
As an inert gas, nitrogen offers a wide range of capabilities to the oil, gas and petrochemical industries. Used predominantly during plant maintenance shutdown and start-up preparations, nitrogen purging and subsequent nitrogen leak testing form a critical path to the success of any project.
Regional markets: Focus on Asia Subscription
March 2014: When the Global Gases Group opened its first gas production facility in Tamil Nadu, it became the first in a long line of developments in India last year. It is perhaps no surprise – Asia is an industrial gas market in strong growth mode.
Natural gas – Essential, everyday but unpredictable Subscription
Used in heating, cooking and electricity production, many facets of modern life could not exist without the fossil fuel natural gas.
Calibration gases – The precision genre Subscription
This month’s gas report looks to Gasco Affiliates, LLC, a specialist calibration gas company, for an informed insight into the precise science that is, calibration gases.
Dry ice – A significance that’s far from subliminal Subscription
Dry ice comes in many forms, from pellets to slices, and serves a range of applications, from standard refrigeration to revolutionary blast cleaning – as gasworld reveals.
Efficient transport modes for the fracking industry Subscription
Fracking and natural gas have been such common words in recent forums and the gas receptacle world has not been left out. If anything, both the gas cylinder and automotive industries have been preparing for this ‘green’ fuel alternative for several decades and have considered not only the output post the fracking process – compressed natural gas (CNG) – but also hydrogen as potential future fuels.
Cryogenic valves for an evolving LNG industry Subscription
As one of the first cryogenic service providers to enter the LNG industry, it’s well over a decade since Herose started supplying valves for LNG applications.
V&F – Setting new standards in spectrometry Subscription
Founded in 1985 by J. Villinger and W. Federer and located in beautiful Tyrol (Austria), V&F set out to redefine the field of online mass spectrometry. The CI-MS 500 introduced in 1986 was the first mass spectrometer with the patented Ion-Molecule Reaction technology (IMR).
Cryotherm – Expertise in liquid helium handling Subscription
Cryotherm GmbH & Co. KG, based in Kirchen, Germany, specialises in the manufacture of vacuum super-insulated storage and transport vessels, as well as pipelines for cryogenic liquefied gases such as nitrogen, oxygen, argon, hydrogen and helium.