All Belgium articles – Page 3

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    Air Liquide acquires Cryotainer


    Air Liquide has acquired Cryotainer, a leading player in nitrogen (N 2 ) supply and related services in Benelux, France and Germany.

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    EIGA: Finding the safety formula


    Human factors impact our industry on a daily basis; we’re all mortal and so we all have the capabilities to make mistakes. But how can we anticipate, react and optimistically eradicate all accidents and injuries from the workplace? That’s what the European Industrial Gases Association (EIGA) has been investigating at ...

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    EIGA: Driving the safety culture change


    The human element at play is one of the most important factors that shapes the safety culture in the industrial gases industry today, as the European Industrial Gases Association (EIGA) has been investigating at its 2017 Winter Seminar 2017 in Brussels, Belgium.

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    Air Liquide supports European steel supply


    Air Liquide has reinforced its position in Western Europe after signing a string of renewal contracts with ArcelorMittal, the world’s largest steel producer.

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    Regional markets – Focus on Western Europe


    Undoubtedly one of the biggest stories in Europe in 2016 was the ‘Brexit’, as Britain voted in a referendum to leave the European Union (EU) and speculation swirled as to whether that could cause a ripple effect throughout a number of the 27 remaining countries in the union.

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    The industrial gas world in 2017 – Part 2


    As 2016 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 2017. Here you can find gas world’s edited highlights, from the Europe region.

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    Air Liquide renews contract with BASF


    Industrial gas giant Air Liquide has signed a long-term renewal contract to supply hydrogen (H 2 ) and carbon monoxide (CO) to BASF’s production units at the port of Antwerp, Belgium.

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    Praxair starts up ASU in Port of Antwerp


    Praxair, Inc. has started up its second air separation unit (ASU) in the Port of Antwerp, as well as announcing plans to extend its pipeline supply system.

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    CRYONOMIC® releases “perfect solution” in dry ice production


    Dry ice technology innovator CRYONOMIC ® has added a new dry ice machine to its CIP 5 Series, offering a more versatile and economical solution for producing high density dry ice onsite.

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    ACP – CO2 at the core


    Since its inception in 1897, ACP has never failed to deliver a CO2 order to its direct customers, a fact that the Belgium-based business proudly declares. CO2 is weaved into the company’s DNA; it is and has been ACP’s core business for almost 120 years. A leading supplier in Europe ...

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    Strombeek heavily invests in total facility overhaul


    Following a string of mega investments, Ijsfabriek Strombeek has financed almost €10m ($11.2m) worth of projects in a bid to completely overhaul its operations.

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    Expansion for Orthodyne under new shareholder


    Orthodyne, a leading gas chromatography specialist, has been purchased by Chinese corporation, Beijing SDL Technology Co. Ltd (SDL), becoming its wholly-owned subsidiary and fundamental research and development (R D) base in Europe.

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    Air Liquide inaugurates first H2 station in Belgium


    Air Liquide inaugurated the first publicly-available hydrogen (H 2 ) refuelling station in Zaventem, Belgium, today, introducing the possibility of using H 2 as a clean energy throughout the country.

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    EIGA Winter Session 2016 review


    On 27th and 28th January 2016, 120 representatives of the industrial and medical gases industry, their suppliers, and customers came together at the Sheraton Hotel in Brussels, Belgium for a two-day training course on the basics of carbon dioxide (CO2).

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    Regional markets: Focus on Western Europe


    Western Europe continues to bear the brunt of external economic headwinds. China’s slowing growth, coupled with ongoing global market volatility, is a cause for concern for Europe’s developed economies. Sustained political issues also take their toll.

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    The industrial gas world in 2016 – Part 2


    As 2015 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 2015. Here we focus on projects in Europe.

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    EBA 2015 report highlights record biogas growth in Europe


    The European Biogas Association (EBA) has presented the fifth edition of its statistical report, a compendium of the state-of-the-art of biogas and biomethane in Europe, and highlighted the sector’s record growth in the region.

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    Plug Power secures Colruyt Group as GenDrive customer


    Plug Power Inc. has announced Belgium-based European supermarket leader Colruyt Group as its next GenDrive fuel cell customer in Europe.

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    Amec Foster Wheeler awarded Zeebrugge LNG expansion


    Amec Foster Wheeler has been awarded a detailed engineering contract by Felguera IHI (a company owned by Duro Felguera Group) for the expansion of the Zeebrugge LNG terminal in Belgium.

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    ASCO builds CO2 plant in Belgium


    ASCO Carbon Dioxide Ltd has been chosen to build the carbon dioxide (CO2) recovery plant for the major project in Ghent, Belgium announced by Messer Group and IJsfabriek Strombeek earlier this year.