Air Gases

  • Medical-operation
    News

    Study finds He and O2 more successful in surgery

    2018-10-03T11:18:00Z

    According to a new study led by Klaus Hopster, Assistant Professor of large animal anaesthesiology at Pennsylvania’s School of Veterinary Medicine, Heliox – a breathing gas composed of a mixture of helium (He) and oxygen (O2) – when used under higher pressure ventilation, could achieve better results for horses under ...

  • ASU
    Features

    In focus...Merchant vs. plant supply

    2018-07-05T14:17:00Z

    By Kevin Baker, Chief Operating Officer of Universal Industrial Gases (UIG) and former director or marketing for Air Products, North America Gases.

  • Oxygen safety under pressure
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    Oxygen safety under pressure

    2018-07-05T14:11:00Z

    GCE Group’s Gareth Pemberton says the global gas control industry must continue to pioneer enhanced adiabatic shock testing standards to improve the safety of oxygen systems.

  • Coal mining industry
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    Oxygen in China

    2018-07-05T13:30:00Z

    Since the China government started to tackle the problem of excess capacity in various industries seriously, and implemented supply side reform a few years ago, many production sites have been cracked down and closed.

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    Oxygen – Applications and distribution

    2018-07-05T13:19:00Z

    So often described as the gas of life, oxygen is the most fundamental and recognisable of the air gases. As essential to industry as it is to life, oxygen is among the top five most widely used chemicals in the world. It is arguably the industrial gas which needs no ...

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    News

    Gulf Cryo closing on new production site

    2018-07-02T09:50:00Z

    To support increased demand for specialty gases products in the region, Gulf Cryo is in the final stages of commissioning a new cylinder gases production facility in Dammam, in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA).

  • Currency Finance China
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    China gas separation plants on upward curve

    2018-05-28T07:00:00Z

    The annual turnover of the whole gas separation plants industry in China hit a record high of RMB 18.2bn ($2.89bn) in 2017, an increase of around 25% over 2016.

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    Latest ASU utilising LNG cold in China

    2018-05-25T07:57:00Z

    Guangzhou Guanggang Gases and Energy Co. Ltd has signed a cooperation agreement with the Project Department of Shenzhen LNG Co. Ltd of China National Petroleum Corporation (CNPC) for an air separation plant (ASU) utilising the coldness of LNG.

  • Air sep two asv45000 vpsa oxygen plants at a wastewater treatment facility in san francisco ca usa
    Features

    In focus...Non-cryogenic plants

    2018-04-04T10:31:00Z

    With roots dating back to the seventies, NOVAIR started its activities in onsite gas production and compression as a privately-owned company – the enterprise of young graduate Bernard Zenou.

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    Features

    Nitrogen in semiconductor manufacture

    2018-04-04T10:18:00Z

    Simon Augustus looks at the role of nitrogen as a specialty gas in the manufacture of semiconductors.