Air Gases

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    A multi-period model for production planning

    2016-08-03T09:15:00Z

    Cryogenic air separation is the main operating cost and the efficient use of it is a critical issue in the production planning. Here, Messer Ibérica (Spain) provides a case study in optimal industrial gas production processes and planning.

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    PSA plants – Cost-effective, mobile… and on the move

    2016-08-03T09:13:00Z

    In the world of air gas production, capacities and product purities are increasing while plants are getting smaller and smaller all the time. Though this trend may be an observation of ASUs and large-scale production, there is undoubtedly an intrinsic link to the proliferation of PSA technologies.

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    Bhel commissions cryogenic production plant in Bhopal

    2016-07-27T06:30:00Z

    Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd’s (Bhel) Works Engineering Central Services Division has recently commissioned a new cryogenic air separation plant in Bhopal.

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    MATHESON acquires divested Air Liquide-Airgas assets

    2016-06-24T08:33:00Z

    Air Liquide has today announced that it has entered into an agreement to sell certain assets in the US to Matheson Tri-Gas, Inc. (MATHESON), a subsidiary of Japanese Tier One player Taiyo Nippon Sanso Corporation (TNSC), as part of its recent acquisition of Airgas, Inc.

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    Medical Oxygen Delivery Evolution and Outlook

    2016-06-01T17:09:00Z

    John Carrigan and Dan Stracner of Luxfer Gas Cylinders recount the history of innovation in the market for medical oxygen, looking forward to future developments.

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    Linde divests Chemogas business

    2016-05-23T11:43:00Z

    The management of Chemogas NV, a leading international provider of packaged chemical gases and related services, and Gilde Equity Management (GEM) Benelux have announced the agreement to acquire the company from The Linde Group.

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    Major ASU order for Hangzhou Hangyang

    2016-05-18T00:01:00Z

    Hangzhou Hangyang has announced that it has signed a major contract with Anhui Haoyuan Chemicals Group to supply an air separation unit (ASU) of 70,000 Nm3/h capacity.

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    Linde India begins operations at second ASU for Tata Steel

    2016-05-02T00:01:00Z

    Linde India Ltd (formerly BOC India Ltd) has begun commercial production at the second of its two air separation units (ASU) at Tata Steel’s plant in the state of Odisha, India.

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    Hangyang grows whilst equipment business drops

    2016-04-26T14:38:00Z

    According to the 2015 annual report released recently by Hangzhou Hangyang, China’s leading air separation equipment manufacturer and local industrial gas producer is seeing a trend for its industrial gases business surpassing that of its equipment manufacturing operations.

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    BMA Liquid Air Oxygen sets up oxygen plant in Nagaland

    2016-03-29T14:35:00Z

    In order to cater to the needs of people living in India’s North Eastern states, independent enterprise BMA Liquid Air Oxygen/Cylinders has set up a small-scale oxygen manufacturing plant in Dimapur.