10 minutes with...Jake Lake Subscription
Take 10 minutes out with Jake lake, Technical Manager of the British Compressed Gases Association (BCGA), who discusses safety in the gases industry, his varied role at the BCGA, and what the association is doing to improve safety in welding operations.
10 minutes with...Turgay Karacalar Subscription
Take 10 minutes out with Turgay Karacalar, Vice-Chairman of Karbonsan, who introduces us to the company’s operations, the Turkish industrial gases business, and the company’s ongoing expansion.
Brett Fraser, A-Gas Business Development Director for Asia, Australia and North America, talks to gasworld about the changing world of refrigerants.
An introduction to...RFID supply chain technology Subscription
With supply chain management increasingly significant to the industrial gases business, and project costs under such scrutiny in the oil and gas sector, the appetite for tracking technologies and asset management solutions only grows.
An introduction to...Hydrogen gas purifiers Subscription
Hydrogen, once a gas more associated with the Hindenburg disaster, has found new life in technological applications within diverse industries such as petroleum, chemical, food, aviation, science, power generation, and manufacturing. Here we focus on some of the new uses of hydrogen gas, and the need for hydrogen gas purification.
An introduction to...Cylinder valves Subscription
Compressed gas cylinders require the installation of at least one valve. A valve allows the cylinder to contain gases and allows gas to be filled into or emptied from the cylinder and is perhaps the most vulnerable part of the cylinder, requiring a thorough understanding to maximise its performance.
Regional markets: Focus on Eastern Europe Subscription
May 2015 seems an appropriate time to explore the industrial gases business in Eastern Europe. Little over a year since both political and military fighting erupted in eastern Ukraine, few could have foreseen quite how deep this conflict could run.
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.
Just crystal ball gazing? Subscription
French mathematician, physicist, and philosopher of science Jules Henri Poincaré once stated, “It is far better to foresee even without certainty, than not to foresee at all.” That resonates with me today in Budapest, for very different reasons.
Business in a bipolar market Subscription
Several years ago when writing about the US market I asked – when you’re way out in front, where is there to go? It may not be quite the same question facing Europe, but a similar conundrum exists in the region – how to realise the next wave of growth?
Hale Hamilton Valves Ltd, part of Circor International Inc., an $800m NYSE organisation, is a world leader in the design, manufacture and supply of high pressure valves, manifolds and fully integrated packaged systems for the industrial gas market – with particular expertise in high pressure cylinder filling and gas supply systems.
Recoma Group – Our feel, our passion Subscription
From the energy industry, to research and development (R&D) and healthcare, gases are present everywhere in our daily lives and the cylinders containing them must always ensure maximum safety for users.