Helium: A market update Subscription
As has typically been the case, the helium business continues to be one of the more interesting sectors of the industrial gas business. Here, Phil Kornbluth provides an update on the helium market in 2016 and, potentially, beyond.
In an exclusive interview, Rhea Healy spoke to Worthington Industries about its recent acquisition of CryoScience.
Take 10 minutes out with Ian Athersmith, Technical Director at Assettrac. Athersmith introduces Assetrac to readers, and gives his take on the hot topics cylinder tracking industry at the moment.
10 minutes with...C.J. Smith Subscription
Take 10 minutes out with C.J. Smith, Engineering Applications Manager at Smith Pumps, who tells us a little about the company, its customer base, and where he sees growth in liquefied gas pumps in the future.
An introduction to...Advanced cylinder guards Subscription
A cylinder guard must provide the safe protection of the cylinder valve against impact. However, it has other important features which are often overlooked such as ergonomics, for the grip and handling of the bottle, and aesthetics for brand differentiation.
An introduction to...Gas mixers Subscription
When it comes to the use of mixed gases, gas mixers are a very common and proven solution. Whether it be for welding applications, for modified atmosphere packaging, for burner supply or for medical applications, gas mixers provide a precise, flexible and reliable gas supply.
An introduction to...Reversible electrolysis modules Subscription
Imagine taking surplus renewable energy, water and ambient air and using them to produce hydrogen or hydrocarbons. Now flick a switch and use cheap natural gas or biogas to generate electricity. Imagine being able to do all this with a single module. This isn’t imagination – it’s reversible electrolysis.
Regional markets – Focus on Africa Subscription
Recent regional analyses from gasworld have focused on the industrial gas markets of Europe, a region currently in the midst of various challenges and, potentially, on the cusp of a break-up of its current guise. This month our emphasis is on Africa, a continent where challenges are nothing new – but where integration is providing the platform for boosted trade and investment.
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.
Mind the gap Subscription
I was asked to make a call with a new sales rep on business we had lost a year earlier. The customer was nice enough to give us an email recapping our past deficiencies including major gaps in communication with his previous lab manager and our account rep (who we had since replaced).
The lifting of international sanctions against Iran sparked excited speculation for the flood of investment that lay ahead. Five months on and talk of the expected gold rush seems to have slowed. So where are we at with Iran’s new wave of growth?
IGPH – Independent, intelligent gas solutions Subscription
When asked what the Industrial Gas Project House (IGPH Ltd) stands for, the answer is quite simple: independent, intelligent and flexible gas solutions, engineered, designed, manufactured and delivered in a responsive, reliable, safe, and cost-effective manner.
From commercialising NASA’s space programme technology in the 1970s and pioneering lightweight aluminium composites, through to the more recent development of its high strength, lightweight L7X® alloy, Luxfer Gas Cylinders has always been at the forefront of innovation.