• Toby Peters, Dearman

    Cold – The new hot topic


    Cold has long been the Cinderella of the energy debate, but that might just be changing. Toby Peters, Senior Group Managing Director of Dearman, argues that the challenge is now to turn growing awareness into action and that the international gas industry has an opportunity to play a leading role ...

  • July 2014 Kathy Hocker 10 Minutes

    10 minutes with...Kathy Hocker


    Take 10 minutes out with Kathy Hocker, Global Head, Packaged Gas Products at Linde Gases. Hocker is relatively new to this expanded role, having previously worked at Australian subsidiary BOC, and tells us about the ‘demonstrable and fast increasing trend towards innovation in packaged gas products’.

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    CO2: What potential of possible BASF-Yara JV?


    With the news that BASF and Yara are evaluating a possible joint venture into a world-scale ammonia plant in the US, it is clear that both companies are keen to further strengthen their respective operations in the region.

  • Rick Kowey

    M&A: A view from within


    The competitive landscape of the US industrial gas business has changed considerably over the last decade. In 2001, there was still a plethora of independent distributors and producers, ranging in size from small, local, one or two-store businesses to several large regional companies formed by the fusion of firms in ...

  • Pen

    Letter from the Editor: New website, new horizons


    With the launch of the fantastic new gas world website, I’m left reflecting on some of the great stories to have broken on its previous incarnation.