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    Excelerate’s FSRU starts LNG operations off Argentina


    Excelerate Energy LP’s floating storage and regasification unit (FSRU) – known as the Exemplar – has begun operations in Bahia Blanca, a port city located 400 miles south of Buenos Aires, Argentina.

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    South America: gas companies on alert due to Covid-19


    Medical oxygen demand continues to increase in several countries in South America, as a new wave of Covid-19 develops, writes gasworld correspondent Eduardo Pelitti.

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    Focus on South America


    The industrial gases market after the Linde-Praxair merger facing slow economic growth, writes Eduardo Pelitti.

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    EDGE produces first LNG in US


    Edge Gathering Virtual Pipelines 2 LLC (EDGE) has produced and delivered its first LNG in the US by converting stranded and flared natural gas with no need for a pipeline.

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    Galileo fuelled with LNG


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

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    Regional markets – Focus on South America


    One of the region’s thought to be a point of contention in the proposed merger of equals of Praxair, Inc. and Linde AG is South America. This is also a region in the headlines of late for its economic struggles, with President Trump’s newly announced trade tariff (25%) on steel ...

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    The industrial gas world in 2018


    Where’s hot and getting hotter in the year ahead? As 2017 draws to a close, gas world looks ahead at what projects, plants and developments we can expect to see in the industrial gas business in 2018. Here we focus on projects in the Americas region.

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    Regional markets – Focus on South America


    Rewind 12 months and with China’s once rampant growth in check, South and Central America’s emerging economies were coming into view for those geared around going where the growth is. One year on, and it is thought that the Chinese economy has stabilised, while the effects of President Trump’s arrival ...

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    Air Liquide builds new SMR in Argentina


    Air Liquide has announced plans to build a hydrogen (H 2 ) production plant and expand its long-term supply of H 2 to Argentina’s leading refiner.

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    LifeGuard adds sales experience and continues global expansion


    Lifeguard Technologies, Inc., an industrial safety hose manufacturer, has strengthened its global operations with added in-house capabilities via new employees and the successful launch of its South American expansion.

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    LifeGuard expands footprint with South America branch


    LifeGuard Technologies, a US company specialised in industrial safety, has officially opened a new branch in Buenos Aires, Argentina, called ‘LifeGuard Technologies – South America.’

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    More efficiency and profitability in Argentina


    Thanks to an innovative solution from Siemens and other energy and equipment optimisations, the Profertil fertiliser plant in Bahia Blanca, Argentina increases production of urea by 11% and ammonia by 9% using the same amount of energy.

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    Italy’s Oerlikon’s Drive Systems expands into South America


    The company has appointed four new distributors to further strengthen its presence in the continent with locations in Argentina, Chile. Columbia and Peru created to support the agricultural, construction, mining and energy sectors.

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    “Important” compressor order for Galileo


    The company, Galileo Technologies, installed nine MX 200 compressors at the Cerro Dragon Pan American Energy plant in Argentina.

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    New name for company


    Today, CNG Galileo S.A. announced that its corporate name has changed to Galileo Technologies S.A. This new brand identifies the technological branch of the Galileo Group, featured by the company`s own investigation, development and manufacturing within the field of natural gas, biogas and hydrogen exploitation as fuel sources.

  • Full Steam Ahead – Latin America’s Industrial Gas Industry Moves into Double Digit Growth

    Full Steam Ahead - Latin America’s Industrial Gas Industry Moves into Double Digit Growth


    Two thousand and ten saw the Latin American region emerging from the global economic crisis at a faster pace than anticipated. In the International Monetary Fund’s (IMF) recently published World Economic Outlook ( /pdf/text.pdf ), the organization increased its projection of 2010 GDP growth for the region to a ...