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    gasworld launches exciting new webinar series

    2020-06-16T09:35:00Z

    Against a backdrop of change, and with a continued commitment to connecting the global gases industry, gas world has launched a dynamic new series of industrial gas webinars.

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    Luxfer technology played vital role in the Chilean miner rescue

    2020-08-28T08:44:00Z

    Technology from gas cylinder manufacturer Luxfer played a vital role in an effort to rescue miners trapped 2,300 feet below ground in northern Chile.

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    Bayer launches carbon initiative for farmers

    2020-07-22T09:49:00Z

    Bayer has launched a new carbon initiative that will reward farmers in Brazil and the US for implementing carbon capture and sequestration technologies in order to help agriculture reduce its carbon footprint and greenhouse gas emissions.

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    Messer supplies Hospital Mário Penna with medical gases

    2020-06-12T13:44:00Z

    Messer Brazil has supplied high-quality medical gases to a hospital in Belo Horizonte treating Covid-19 patients.

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    Peru: An oxygen market in focus

    2020-06-08T13:27:00Z

    As Peru soars up the unwanted pecking order of those countries so severely hit by the Covid-19 (coronavirus) pandemic and scenes describe a chronic lack of oxygen supply, gas world looks at the make-up of the country’s gases business, with data from gas world Business Intelligence.

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    Peru coronavirus crisis deepens: oxygen in focus

    2020-06-08T12:56:00Z

    The covid-19 (coronavirus) crisis continues to deepen in Peru, where gasworld understands there is a significant supply shortage of oxygen and individuals have been pictured taking supply into their own hands.

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    Studies underway for the correlation of FeNO and Covid-19

    2020-06-03T13:16:00Z

    Technology from medical device manufacturer Bedfont Scientific is being used in a novel study to see if nitric oxide (FeNO) levels are affected by Covid-19.

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    Coronavirus: IBG increases oxygen production

    2020-05-26T08:23:00Z

    Brazilian industrial gas company Indústria Brasileira de Gases (IBG) has started up a new production unit in order to meet increased demand for oxygen as a result of the coronavirus pandemic.

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    Air Liquide providing oxygen to field hospitals in Brazil

    2020-04-15T09:02:00Z

    Football stadiums in Brazil have been transformed into field hospitals and clinics in the fight against coronavirus – and Air Liquide is providing essential medical equipment to them.

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    Messer delivers medical gases to Brazilian hospital

    2020-04-15T09:01:00Z

    In an effort to help fight the coronavirus pandemic, Messer in Brazil has delivered life-saving medical gases to the M’ Boi Mirim Hospital in São Paulo.

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    Global CCS welcomes new Chair

    2020-03-03T16:16:00Z

    The Global CCS Institute has appointed Philip Bainbridge as its new Chair of the Board.

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    Europe dominates LNG import story in 2019

    2020-01-06T11:30:00Z

    Global LNG production jumped in 2019, triggering oversupply and low prices that are expected to persist in 2020, says report by Independent Commodity Intelligence Services (ICIS).

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    From transformation to realisation

    2019-12-25T06:00:00Z

    The industrial gas year that was, and the year that could be – an Editor’s outlook, by Rob Cockerill. 

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    Okra Energy awarded contract

    2019-08-21T08:43:00Z

    Okra Energy USA has been awarded the Right of First Refusal for all future natural gas liquefaction (LNG) projects on behalf of Lipigas S.A., a Latin America-based energy provider, and its affiliates.

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    Exclusive interview with Ad Astra Rocket

    2019-05-27T08:00:00Z

    gas world speaks to some of the Ad Astra Rocket team to gain an insight into the company’s ambitions within its Costa Rican and Houston facilities.

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    Las Catalinas partners with Ad Astra Rocket and Toyota

    2019-05-22T09:39:00Z

    Las Catalinas, a beach town in Costa Rica, has introduced the 2019 Toyota Mirai, an electric vehicle that can travel up to 300 miles on a single tank of hydrogen.

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    Ad Astra strengthens H2 infrastructure in Costa Rica

    2019-04-25T08:56:00Z

    Ad Astra Rocket Company, Costa Rica, has initiated two major projects valued at approximately $765,000 to strengthen Central America’s first green hydrogen ecosystem.

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    Messer Americas enters US market

    2019-03-08T16:31:00Z

    Messer Americas has officially been launched after Messer Group and CVC Capital Partners Fund VII recently announced the completion of the planned acquisition of certain businesses in North and South America from Linde plc.

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    Galileo fuelled with LNG

    2019-01-25T10:27:00Z

    Six specially motorised Scania G340 trucks have been successfully fuelled with liquid natural gas (LNG).

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    Nitrotec issued with CTPP

    2019-01-09T10:49:00Z

    Design and engineering company Nitrotec has been approved by INMETRO to manufacture dangerous cargo transport tanks and semi-trailers for cryogenic products, CO 2 , LPG and ammonia.