All Air Gases articles – Page 5

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    An introduction to...Analysers for unmanned ASUs


    Cryogenic air separation – the most efficient method for the production of gaseous and liquid oxygen – can be modified to manufacture a range of desired products and mixes and typically calls for sequential steps.

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    Oxygen in food applications


    For years, industrial gases have been used in the food industry. Gases such as nitrogen and carbon dioxide have been traditionally used in almost every part of the food industry supply chain – from preservation to packaging. Recently, the use of these important gases has been a crucial factor in ...

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    Air Products completes £30m UK plant upgrade


    The multi-million-pound upgrade to Air Products’ major industrial gas plant in Carrington, UK, has been completed.

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    Hangyang order continues ASU trend


    Hangzhou Hangyang has recently announced an order for a 72,000 Nm3/h air separation plant (ASU) for Jiangsu Haili Chemicals Co. Ltd., a further sign of a trend for large-scale ASUs in tandem with the country’s chemical, coal and refining industries.

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    MATHESON to build ASU for Nucor supply


    MATHESON has entered into an agreement with Nucor Corporation to supply tonnage oxygen, nitrogen and argon to the company’s mini-mill steel facility in Norfolk, Nebraska.

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    Air Products and Linde announce new JV


    Air Products and Linde North America Inc. have teamed up in a new production joint venture to build a large-scale air separation unit (ASU) and industrial gas liquefier in New York.

  • Servomex SERVOPRO MultiExact 4100 analyzer

    Bulk and specialty gases


    Jim Belanger , Industrial Gas/Semiconductor Market Sector Manager at global gas analysis expert Servomex , shares his company’s perspective on the trends driving the latest technological developments in analysis and control in the industrial gases market.

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    IBG commissions ASU in Brazil


    Indústria Brasileira de Gases Ltda (IBG) has commissioned a new air separation (ASU) in Brazil.

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    Bulk gases in China


    Although the commercial operation of the industrial gases industry in China actually took off in the mid-1990s, already decades behind the Western developed markets, the growth of the Chinese industrial gases market has been very impressive since and this market is now ranked the second-largest in the world by value. ...

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    Bulk gases


    The traditional commercial gases business is the production or supply of gas in three supply modes and associated equipment supply and support services to end-users. This supply is, generally speaking, split into three core modes: onsite or pipeline supply; bulk supplies (mainly liquid); and packaged gases (cylinder supply).

  • US argon market report

    US argon market report


    Argon demand strengthened as we came out of the recession, but the uncertainty of the new political environment has left producers questioning how to manage that growth, possibly adding more issues and questions than before.

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    Xebec receives orders for purification systems worth 2.6m


    Xebec Adsorption Inc. (Xebec), has received orders for $2.6m for multiple purification systems. Orders originate from Taiwan, France and Canada, all to be delivered in 2017.

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    The US West Coast report


    Incorporating Washington, Oregon, California, Nevada, Alaska and Hawaii. By James Barr. 

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    US air gases market report


    The slowly improving economic landscape has led to an increase in demand for oxygen, nitrogen, and argon across various sectors, but especially along the US Gulf Coast where large volumes of gases are required by the chemicals industry.

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    Air Products signs new supply contract in Poland


    Air Products and Grupa Azoty Zakłady Azotowe Kędzierzyn S.A., part of Grupa Azoty, the second-largest producer of mineral fertilizers in the European Union, have signed a long-term contract for the delivery of oxygen and nitrogen.

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    Air Liquide announces winners of the “Essential Small Molecules Challenges”


    Air Liquide launched an annual competition back in January 2016 called the Air Liquide Essential Molecules Challenge. The competition was implemented to reinforce Air Liquide’s focus on science for accelerating innovation.

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    Oxymat installs O2 PSA in Uzbekistan


    Oxymat A/S, a specialist in onsite gas generators, has helped to revive glass production in Uzbekistan after supplying the Oniks glass factory with onsite pressure swing adsorption (PSA) technology.

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    An introduction to...VPSA plants


    PSA (pressure swing adsorption) plants are on the rise, globally. Capable of producing gases in the range of 90-96% purity and generally boasting more mobility and lower energy intensity, these systems are often the most cost-effective means of production for smaller scale gas generation applications.

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    In focus...Small plant technologies


    Whoever said ‘good things come in small packages,’ clearly founded this statement on an element of truth. Its veracity extends into the industrial gases industry – plants don’t always need to be big to do the best or correct job.

  • Air Separation Unit

    Air gases – Trends in the market and technologies


    Air gases are at the core of the global industrial gases business. To use a sporting analogy, they’re the first names on the team sheet – oxygen, nitrogen and argon as the spine of the team. Here, gasworld explores the trends in the market for air gases and the technologies ...