Thursday, 02 July 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.

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.

Working together merger and acquisition United States

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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Doctors vote to support ban on helium balloons

Medical professionals have called for the end of helium being used in party balloons – due to fears the finite resource could soon run out.

balloon filling

Giant balloon launched to research a star

All eyes were on the neutron star Vela Pulsar last week when the Australian Balloon Launching Station, at Alice Springs Airport, successfully launched a colossal research balloon filled with 1,830 cubic metres of BOC Helium into the sky to observe the star located 1,000 light years away from Earth.

Nodding donkey – June 2015

Scraping the bottom of the barrel – refinery hydrogen Subscription

3 Jun 2015 | By Rob Cockerill, published in gasworld magazine

The falling price of oil will likely see the term ‘scraping the bottom of the barrel’ take on a whole new significance, as will the increasing exploration of tight oil formations. For hydrogen, often descibed as the key

Germany-map

Green-light for Energiepark Mainz

2 Jul 2015 | By Stuart Radnedge

The Energiepark Mainz has been officially inaugurated today, which is being operated as a JV between Stadtwerke Mainz, Linde, Siemens and the RheinMain University of Applied Sciences.

Amsterdam-Netherlands

Constellium turns to Linde for energy-saving technology

25 Jun 2015 | By Stuart Radnedge

Constellium and Linde Gases have signed a joint development agreement to use Linde’s oxy-fuel technology in Constellium’s recycling and melting furnaces, with a goal of cutting energy consumption by half while increasing melting rates by 20%.

air liquide yanbu

Air Liquide starts up largest investment in Saudi Arabia

24 Jun 2015 | By Stuart Radnedge

Air Liquide announces the start-up of its global-scale hydrogen production site in Yanbu Industrial City, on the West coast of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

Business deal merger handshake

Fluor selected by BASF as global engineering partner

Future projects to Leverage Fluor’s global expertise and footprint, thanks to the cooperation agreement with German-based BASF.

air liquide yanbu

Air Liquide starts up largest investment in Saudi Arabia

Air Liquide announces the start-up of its global-scale hydrogen production site in Yanbu Industrial City, on the West coast of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

centravis

“Solid base for future growth” for Centravis

In spite of the expected global decline of the seamless stainless tubing market, Centravis keeps looking for new ways to build on its previous successful experiences and further expand its worldwide presence.

Merger and aquisition

Emerson acquires Energy Solutions International

The deal strengthens Emerson Process Management’s role in the oil and gas transmission operations business.

LNG market

Development of LNG vessel progressing rapidly

The tender process initiated by Bomin Linde LNG for contracting a LNG bunker supply vessel has entered the final phase. The vessel is expected to be ordered in the third quarter this year and will become operational in 2017.

rootselaar main

Future’s bright for The Rootselaar Group

Despite a slowdown in the LNG market, due to the reduced price per barrel of oil, the future looks bright for the five companies which constitute Dutch-headquartered The Rootselaar Group.

cambridge senso sf6

SF6 gas and its use within Ophthalmology

Medical applications utilising gases are wide and varied and include patient care, research and the manufacture of pharmaceutical products.

best of the best, award, celebration

BioCarbon scoops Hello Tomorrow Challenge award

Air Liquide, a partner of the 2015 Hello Tomorrow Challenge, awards the Energy & Environment prize to the start-up BioCarbon Engineering.

industrial scientific dsx

Industrial Scientific introduces DSX Docking Station

The company that pioneered docking stations for portable gas detectors releases the most versatile and cost-effective docking station available.

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10 minutes with...Ashley Buck Subscription

Take 10 minutes out with Ashley Buck, Coriolis Product Manager at Bronkhorst (UK), who discusses the company’s role in the gases industry, its portfolio of flow meter products, and what’s next for the Coriolis technology platform.

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Teesside collective launches groundbreaking CCS plan

The Carbon Capture and Storage Association (CCSA) welcomes today’s launch by the Teesside Collective of their plan to develop Europe’s first industrial CCS cluster in the Tees Valley.

bronkhorst meter

Bronkhorst’s user-friendly Mass Flow controller

EL-FLOW® Prestige is the next generation of Bronkhorst Mass Flow Meters/Controllers for gases. Nearly all core components have been redesigned and many improvements and innovations have been incorporated.

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best of the best, award, celebration

BioCarbon scoops Hello Tomorrow Challenge award

Air Liquide, a partner of the 2015 Hello Tomorrow Challenge, awards the Energy & Environment prize to the start-up BioCarbon Engineering.

Financial analysis business charts

Noble gases market to reach 202.2bn litres

A new report from Transparency Market Research states the noble gases market; helium, xenon, neon, krypton, and argon, is expected to reach 202.2bn by 2019.

industrial scientific dsx

Industrial Scientific introduces DSX Docking Station

The company that pioneered docking stations for portable gas detectors releases the most versatile and cost-effective docking station available.

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