Found in the cloud – Asset management Subscription
Cylinder tracking is an essential tool for managing a company’s prized assets. Now by deploying cloud data storage and mobile devices, Lockhouse has created another level of asset management for end-users. Helen Carmichael reports.
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.
10 minutes with...Mark Dickens Subscription
Take 10 minutes out with Mark Dickens, Testing Technologies Specialist, Chesterfield Special Cylinders, as we discuss cylinder testing, periodic inspection, and the launch of the company’s new Integrity Management service.
50 years a gasman – An interview with Albert Spencer Subscription
Safety, Air Products, the SACGA - just some of the sectors and companies which Albert Spencer’s name is recognised as playing important roles in. In this article Stuart Radnedge interviews the man who celebrates half a century’s service.
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.
An introduction to...PSA medical oxygen generators Subscription
Oxygen in the medical field has traditionally been produced centrally and then distributed in liquid form, or as a gas via cylinders, to the customer. An alternative and increasingly popular means of oxygen generation exists in the medical market, however, in the form of pressure swing adsorption (PSA).
An introduction to...Steam methane reformers Subscription
Hydrogen is widely used in the petroleum refining industry to remove impurities found in crude oil such as sulfur, olefins and aromatics to meet product fuels specifications. Removing these impurities allows fuels to burn cleaner and refineries to turn a lower quality crude oil into a profitable product that meets increasing environmental specifications.
Regional markets – Focus on Turkey Subscription
Since the 1980s the Turkish economy has transitioned rapidly from a centrally planned communist marketplace to a dynamic, export-oriented, rapidly modernising entity. Today, it has an industrial gas business to match.
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.
RBDH – The best fitting solution Subscription
In addition to being specialised in machining and assembly, RBDH Chaponnay, based in France, has been providing bimettalic transition joints since 1978.
Advanced Cryogenics – All about carbon dioxide Subscription
Advanced Cryogenics Ltd, also found via www.carbondioxideconsultants.com, has provided carbon dioxide (CO2) and cryogenic gas consulting solutions for decades to all CO2 emitters, sources, producers, application requirements; and expert witness services, to name a few offerings.