Wednesday, 23 July 2014

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Witt stresses importance of valves

Gas non-return valves (check valves) protect systems, outlet points and pipelines against unwanted and potentially hazardous gas mixtures.

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Coal industry “shadowed” by carbon constraints

As governments globally seek to reduce their CO2 emissions, it looks increasingly likely that “King Coal” will lose its crown, and a significant decline in coal production and consumption globally is becoming a much more realistic scenario, Standard & Poor’s RatingsServices noted in a report published today.

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New high pressure valve launched

Harrison Valve has introduced a new high pressure valve (VH Series) to the industrial gas and critical safety markets. The new double o-ring ultra high pressure brass valves deliver “industrial strength performance”.

Merger agreement deal

Fuel cell landmark in South Korea

The breakthrough deal, supported by a leading Korean investment bank, is expected to be worth $3.75m, increasing up to $15m upon satisfactory completion of the first phase.

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Siemens installs two offshore platforms

The installation has been made in the North Sea for TenneT and the first four North Sea platforms from Siemens will transmit wind-based electricity to supply three million households.

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Helium to enable next generation in passenger rail

Revolutionary plans are progressing toward the next generation in passenger rail transport in Japan, a seven-carriage train concept based upon magnetically levitated trains.

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Helium production begins at Big Piney

MATHESON and Air Products have confirmed the start of production operations at their jointly-owned liquid helium production plant near Big Piney, Wyoming.

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Fusion project for Air Liquide Subscription

The company will be supplying cryogenic equipment that will complete the largest centralised refrigeration system ever built – being constructed by an international project known as ITER.

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Increasing pressure on refining margins, says report

15 Jul 2014

An additional 11.7 million barrels per day (mmbd) of Crude Distillation Capacity (CDU) will come online globally between 2014 and 2020, with an annual average of 1.6 mmbd, says a new report from GlobalData – a dynamic which it is claimed will impact negatively upon refining margins.

Air Liquide is one of the industry's Tier One major players.

Air Liquide acquires SEPRODOM

8 Jul 2014

Increasing life expectancy and the rise in chronic diseases are major public health issues. Air Liquide is continuing to develop its home healthcare activity in France with the acquisition of SEPRODOM, a key player in home healthcare and monitoring of patients with chronic diseases in the French overseas departments and territories.

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“Best in the world” goal for Air Products

7 Jul 2014

The new Chairman and CEO of Air Products, Seifi Ghasemi, has highlighted various strategies to both customers and staff in video messages posted on the company’s website.

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Fortune 500 listing for Airgas

4 Jul 2014

Airgas named on the 2014 Fortune 500 list of largest US companies by annual revenue – and ranks 42nd overall for the 10-year average total returns to investors.

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New CO2 measurement solution launched

Netherlands based Pentair Haffmans has launched a new, non-invasive, CO2 measurement in the filled package for the brewing, soft drinks, wine, bioethanol, and biogas industries.

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Kryooprema enters Gulf region

The Serbian cryogenic manufacturer has secured the first orders to supply vertical bulk, transportable pallet and horizontal tanks to the Gulf region – which is a new market for the company.

Chart logo 2014

Chart launches gas app

The new app, available for Apple and Android smart phones, enables those in the gas industry to easily select the correctly sized tank for their needs.

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Features

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Trends in compressed gases Subscription

2 Jul 2014

Over the past few decades, gas companies have been developing a number of new gaseous mixtures for a vast array of applications in industries ranging from food to welding through to the medical, refrigerant and electronic ones, to name but a few.

July 2014 Hot Topic Aspen Tech

Hot topic: Shale gas – The catalyst for commercial growth? Subscription

2 Jul 2014

gasworld talks with Paul Taylor, Senior Vice-President, Europe, Russia and Africa at AspenTech about the ‘shale gale’ and what this revolution in resources could mean for the global energy industry.

July 2014 R. Kannan 10 Minutes

10 minutes with...R. Kannan Subscription

2 Jul 2014

Take 10 minutes out with R. Kannan, President of AIIGMA, who tells us about his new role with the association, its own role in the Indian gases industry, and the future for the country’s gases business.

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Automation in compressed gases Subscription

2 Jul 2014

Ric Boyd, President of Cryovation, LLC, explores the journey to automation in the compressed gases business and how automated controls have become more widespread throughout the industry over the last 30 years.

July 2014 SF3 Image 1

High pressure tube trailers – Driving hydrogen transport forward Subscription

2 Jul 2014

Diana Raine, European Business Manager, Hydrogen Energy Systems at Air Products, discusses why there is a sense of real momentum in the hydrogen transport industry right now – and what role hydrogen tube trailers are playing in this.

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Regional Markets

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Kryooprema enters Gulf region

The Serbian cryogenic manufacturer has secured the first orders to supply vertical bulk, transportable pallet and horizontal tanks to the Gulf region – which is a new market for the company.

Chart logo 2014

Chart launches gas app

The new app, available for Apple and Android smart phones, enables those in the gas industry to easily select the correctly sized tank for their needs.

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Edwards honoured at SEMICON

Edwards’ Mike Czerniak was one of three industry leaders who developed new standards for reduced energy consumption in production equipment.

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Asia-Pacific 2014

Asia-Pacific Industrial Gas Conference, Singapore November 17-19, 2014

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Michell Instruments.

Michell analyser plays key role

The Promet moisture analyser from Michell Instruments has been playing a key role in Germany’s sustainable energy plan after a prominent biogas energy company chose it for use.

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South America chooses green energy

With the focus of the world on the region due to the FIFA World Cup, WELTEC’s Aguinaldo Ramalho discuses the potential growth for biogas plants in the area.

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Efficient transport modes for the fracking industry Subscription

2 Apr 2014 | By Dr Roy S Irani

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.

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Cryogenic valves for an evolving LNG industry Subscription

5 Feb 2014 | By Keith Stewart

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.

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