Tuesday, 31 March 2015

Business deal merger

World's largest ASU relies on MAN compressor

Air Liquide, which is constructing the ASU, is opting for compressor technology from MAN Diesel & Turbo in the design of a new record Air Separation Unit in South Africa.

Airgas

Whitton named Airgas northern California and Nevada President

Airgas names Matthew B. Whitton the President of its northern California & Nevada region, reporting to Douglas Jones – who is Presidents of Airgas west division.

Merger aquisition deal

BASF chooses Air Liquide expertise

A site at Freeport, Texas, has been chosen as a potential location for a world-scale methane-based propylene complex – which Air Liquide has been selected to assist with as a technology partner.

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Shell opens LNG station in Rotterdam

Shell has opened its first LNG fuelling station in Rotterdam Waalhaven, the Netherlands, for trucks operating in Europe.

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FreezPak chooses Plug Power’s GenKey

FreezPak Logistics has selected Plug Power’s full-service GenKey solution for its new cold storage distribution centre freezer warehouse under construction in Carteret, New Jersey.

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Diver prototype

Navy scientists develop prototype for diver life support

Naval Surface Warfare Center Panama City (NSWC PC) scientists have developed a prototype for a new life support system for divers.The goal of the new system is to accelerate the deployment of Navy divers, increase safety, and also conserve helium, a valuable natural resource.

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Illinois university invests in helium recycling

The University of Illinois has recently made considerable investment in helium recycling technology as it strives to achieve sustainability in the gas against a well-documented backdrop of fluctuating supply dynamics.

Car manufacturing

Helium leak-detection improving car economy?

Helium leak-detection systems are helping transmission suppliers improve quality and reduce the cost of producing new automatic transmissions developed to improve fuel economy.

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Peter Dearman

Zero-emission technology revolution begins trials

30 Mar 2015 | By Stuart Radnedge

The system, which features a liquid nitrogen powered Dearman engine, has already produced promising results and could ultimately deliver a paradigm shift within the global transport refrigeration industry.

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£3m grant awarded to ITM Power for refuelling stations

30 Mar 2015 | By Stuart Radnedge

A total of £2.89m was awarded to the company by the Hydrogen Refuelling Stations (HRS) Infrastructure Grants Scheme, run by the Office of Low Emission Vehicles (OLEV). The award is to build two new HRS in London, sited with strategic partners and for the upgrading of four existing ITM Power refuelling stations.

Pounds finance UK business

Over £4m pledged to CCS research

30 Mar 2015 | By Stuart Radnedge

The UK and Scottish governments have provided £4.2m in support for the Caledonia Clean Energy Project. This decision has been welcomed by the Scottish Carbon Capture and Storage (SCCS) as, if the Caledonia project is constructed, it would be one of the cleanest fossil fuel power plants in the world.

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Funding boost for future ‘green’ transport

27 Mar 2015 | By Rob Cockerill

Projects that will bring fuel cells into van fleets, develop high efficiency transmissions, and create the next generation of electric and hybrid buses in the UK have this week received a fresh funding boost.

Other environmental news

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Airgas provides Fiscal 2015 update

Airgas, Inc. has provided an update on organic sales growth and issued revised earnings guidance for its fourth quarter ending 31st March 2015, describing organic sales growth for the quarter as ‘disappointing’.

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UK Budget: One week on, industry reaction

When Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osbourne last week revealed his final Budget before May’s UK general election, he claimed Britain was ‘walking tall again’ after five years of austerity. But what does industry in the country make of the latest Budget, and its impact upon future growth?

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Plug Power announces 2014 financial results

Sales and revenue increases in the 2014 financial year indicates the company is continuing to gain orders and recognition for the various hydrogen-based products that it creates.

Europe financial currency

“Faster growth in 2015” predicts Linde

Linde, in reviewing its performance in the fiscal 2014 year, has achieved growth in a difficult market environment and increased its dividend. The company has also predicted that growth in the industrial gases market with be faster paced than that experienced in 2014

More finance news

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Peter Dearman

Zero-emission technology revolution begins trials

The system, which features a liquid nitrogen powered Dearman engine, has already produced promising results and could ultimately deliver a paradigm shift within the global transport refrigeration industry.

Pounds finance UK business

Over £4m pledged to CCS research

The UK and Scottish governments have provided £4.2m in support for the Caledonia Clean Energy Project. This decision has been welcomed by the Scottish Carbon Capture and Storage (SCCS) as, if the Caledonia project is constructed, it would be one of the cleanest fossil fuel power plants in the world.

Business deal merger

World's largest ASU relies on MAN compressor

Air Liquide, which is constructing the ASU, is opting for compressor technology from MAN Diesel & Turbo in the design of a new record Air Separation Unit in South Africa.

Merger aquisition deal

BASF chooses Air Liquide expertise

A site at Freeport, Texas, has been chosen as a potential location for a world-scale methane-based propylene complex – which Air Liquide has been selected to assist with as a technology partner.

Shell-LNG

Shell opens LNG station in Rotterdam

Shell has opened its first LNG fuelling station in Rotterdam Waalhaven, the Netherlands, for trucks operating in Europe.

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Dansensor launches news MAP system

The new ‘vision-based’ MAP inspection system called the VisioPointer will be on display at the Anuga FoodTec event - which is held in Cologne, Germany, between 24-27 March.

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Exhibition vehicle promotes Parker Hannifin’s products

The Automation Group of Parker Hannifin, global leader in motion and control technologies, has launched an exhibition vehicle tour with the objective of taking its latest products directly to customer convenient locations. 

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MATHESON North Dakota ASU expansion completed

MATHESON has completed the second of two phases of its new Air Separation Unit (ASU) capacity in Dickinson, North Dakota, to meet the growing demand for merchant liquid nitrogen and liquid oxygen in the region.

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AWS revamps website

The American Welding Society (AWS) has revamped its website, www.aws.org, to enrich visitor experience by creating customization and delivering full content and functionality across all devices.

Diver prototype

Navy scientists develop prototype for diver life support

Naval Surface Warfare Center Panama City (NSWC PC) scientists have developed a prototype for a new life support system for divers.The goal of the new system is to accelerate the deployment of Navy divers, increase safety, and also conserve helium, a valuable natural resource.

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Air Products celebrates 46 years in South Africa

Air Products South Africa celebrated its 46th anniversary earlier this month, reflecting on the steady growth enjoyed in the country since its inception on 2nd March 1969.

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