Tuesday, 03 March 2015

Liquefied natural gas terminal

Delfin LNG signs MOU with LITGAS

Delfin LNG has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with natural gas supply and trading company LITGAS, part of the Lithuanian state controlled Lietuvos Energija energy company group.

Supermarket freezer food and beverages

Immersion Spiral Freezer can “change the game”

Linde’s new Immersion Spiral Freezer can “change the game” for processors of meat, poultry and seafood that need to meet demands for higher production capacity, says Mark DiMaggio, head of food & beverage for Linde LLC in North America.

ESAB-acetylene

Acetylene safety regulations reminder

With gasworld’s welding themed issue currently in production it would seem a prudent time to remind everyone about the changes to the acetylene safety regulations – which came into force in November 2014. ESAB highlights some of what you need to know.

Mike-Capers-Cryocomp

Capers named new Cryocomp MD

Michael Capers, former of Scientific Instruments Inc., has been given the role of Managing Director for Cryocomp’s new cryogenic valves business unit. Cryocomp is owned by dewar and vessel manufacturer Cryofab.

Systech-O2

Monitoring oxygen levels for personnel safety

Birmingham, UK, based food company Ghanim International has chosen to install three Systech Illinois oxygen monitors at their facility to ensure the levels of O2 in the air do not drop below a set level due to nitrogen gas escaping in the MAP process.

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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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Linde awarded Canadian helium purification contract

The Linde Group has been awarded a contract to provide its helium purification and processing technology to Richmond, Virginia-based Weil Group Resources, LLC. The plant is expected to be operational by early 2016. 

Dollars finance coins currency

$215m generated from BLM helium sales

The figure is the total sum of sales from the previous year. A $115m cash pot was transferred to the US Treasury which was the result from the sale and auction of crude helium from the Federal Helium Reserve – and augments the earlier transfer of $100m already delivered.

More helium news

Business deal, merger and acquisition

McPhy and De Nora sign partnership

27 Feb 2015 | By Stuart Radnedge

The French company McPhy Energy, specialising in hydrogen-based solutions for industrial and energy storage, and the Italian De Nora group, the world’s leading provider of electrochemical products and services, are today announcing a technology partnership agreement.

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Linde to supply Shell Eco-marathon with hydrogen

26 Feb 2015 | By Stuart Radnedge

For the fifth consecutive year, technology company The Linde Group will support the Shell Eco-marathon and supply participating fuel cell-powered vehicles with hydrogen. Last year, Linde became a Global Partner of this event, one of the world’s most challenging student innovation competitions that takes place annually in Europe, America and Asia.

Business deal merger

Expansion of CCS Test Network secured

26 Feb 2015 | By Stuart Radnedge

UK CCS Research Centre’s PACT Facilities joins Test Centre Network to expand international knowledge sharing capabilities and accelerate commercialisation of crucial CCS technologies.

Japan financial map

Hydrogen fuelling paper presented at Japan event

26 Feb 2015 | By Stuart Radnedge

Air Products will be presenting a paper and exhibiting its SmartFuel® hydrogen technology for both the automotive and material handling markets at the 11th International Hydrogen & Fuel Cell Expo –taking place from 25-27 February at the Tokyo Big Sight, in Japan.

Other environmental news

Chart logo 2014

Chart reports full year financial results

The company, which manufactures highly engineered equipment for the industrial gases sector, has highlighted record sales and operating income for the 2014 financial year.

Welding-work

nexAir acquires Welders Supply and Equipment Co.

The Memphis based company, by acquiring the Welding company, has expanded its footprint in South and Central Alabama. New customers are set to benefit from continued service and operational excellence.

Business deal, merger and aquisition

Further expansion for MATHESON

The company has continued its strategic expansion with the acquisition of the Hawaiian assers and operations of Air Liquide America L.P and includes five locations on four islands – including an air separation unit (ASU).

Suretank-CEO

Suretank announces major US investment

Suretank, the world’s leading provider of engineered solutions to the offshore oil and gas industry, today announced that it is has acquired a majority ownership stake in Louisiana based manufacturer AmGulf Fabrication, LLC. The company will be rebranded as Suretank USA with immediate effect.

More finance news

Poll

Is acetylene still the fuel gas of choice for cutting and welding applications?

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Mike-Capers-Cryocomp

Capers named new Cryocomp MD

Michael Capers, former of Scientific Instruments Inc., has been given the role of Managing Director for Cryocomp’s new cryogenic valves business unit. Cryocomp is owned by dewar and vessel manufacturer Cryofab.

Systech-O2

Monitoring oxygen levels for personnel safety

Birmingham, UK, based food company Ghanim International has chosen to install three Systech Illinois oxygen monitors at their facility to ensure the levels of O2 in the air do not drop below a set level due to nitrogen gas escaping in the MAP process.

Suretank-brazil

Suretank wins hearts with offshore containers for Brazil

Suretank, the world’s leading provider of engineered solutions to the offshore oil and gas industry, has manufactured Brazil’s largest offshore container for leading trading company CISA Trading S/A.

Airgas

Airgas to exhibit award-winning products at PITTCON 2015

Innovations designed for gas purity and efficiency in analytical and life science laboratories will be exhibited by the company at the event – which is held at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans from 8th to 12th of March, 2015.

Cambridge-Sensotec-SF6

Cambridge Sensotec expands into new markets

Cambridge Sensotec is continually developing its global reach and expansion into new markets. The importance and benefits of analysing SF6 (Sulphur Hexafluoride) gas is becoming ever increasingly necessary within the electricity market, due to environmental regulations and potential reductions in maintenance costs.

Chart logo 2014

Chart reports full year financial results

The company, which manufactures highly engineered equipment for the industrial gases sector, has highlighted record sales and operating income for the 2014 financial year.

Business deal merger

Expansion of CCS Test Network secured

UK CCS Research Centre’s PACT Facilities joins Test Centre Network to expand international knowledge sharing capabilities and accelerate commercialisation of crucial CCS technologies.

Japan financial map

Hydrogen fuelling paper presented at Japan event

Air Products will be presenting a paper and exhibiting its SmartFuel® hydrogen technology for both the automotive and material handling markets at the 11th International Hydrogen & Fuel Cell Expo –taking place from 25-27 February at the Tokyo Big Sight, in Japan.

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Suretank-brazil

Suretank wins hearts with offshore containers for Brazil

Suretank, the world’s leading provider of engineered solutions to the offshore oil and gas industry, has manufactured Brazil’s largest offshore container for leading trading company CISA Trading S/A.

Business deal merger handshake

SOXAL and Singapore LNG sign deal

Air Liquide, through its wholly owned Singapore subsidiary, Singapore Oxygen Air Liquide Private Ltd (SOXAL), signed a long-term agreement to supply large quantities of nitrogen to Singapore LNG Corp Pte Ltd (SLNG).

Airgas

Airgas to exhibit award-winning products at PITTCON 2015

Innovations designed for gas purity and efficiency in analytical and life science laboratories will be exhibited by the company at the event – which is held at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans from 8th to 12th of March, 2015.

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