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    HAM takes charge of Chile’s first LNG gas station build


    Together with South American energy company Empresas Lipigas (Lipigas), HAM Group subsidiary, HAM Chile, has overseen the design, construction and commissioning of Chile’s first ever liquefied natural gas (LNG) station.

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    Highview Enlasa pioneer liquid air energy storage in Chile


    Chile’s first ever liquid air long duration energy storage project is being developed in the Atacama Region.

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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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    Chile’s first LNG station to be built by HAM


    Chile’s first LNG station will be built by HAM Chile.

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    Highview Power, Enlasa to develop cryogenic energy storage projects


    Highview Power and Energia Latina (Enlasa) will co-develop giga-scale cryogenic energy storage projects in Chile and other Latin American markets as part of a new deal.

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    Luxfer technology played vital role in the Chilean miner rescue


    Technology from gas cylinder manufacturer Luxfer played a vital role in an effort to rescue miners trapped 2,300 feet below ground in northern Chile.

  • Regional Markets, focus on South America

    Focus on South America


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

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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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    Uniweld inaugurates welding laboratory


    Uniweld Products, Inc. inaugurates a new welding laboratory at INACAP in Santiago, Chile, to educate and train apprentice welders.

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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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    Country Focus: Chile


    gas world Business Intelligence’s second country profile of 2016 focuses on the industrial gas market of Chile.

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    Regional markets – Focus on South America


    The troubled economies of South America are facing another year of trade and fiscal uncertainty, if various informed projections are realised over the next 12 months. Latin American and Caribbean economies contracted 0.4% on average in 2015, according to figures from the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean ...

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    Höegh LNG signs deal in Chile


    The contract, with Octopus LNG SpA, is for the Penco-Lirquén LNG import terminal to be located in Concepción Bay, Chile. The contract is for a period of 20 years and is expected to generate an average annual EBITDA of around $36m.

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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.

  • A Story of Survival – Indura S.A. Industria & Comercio and the Chilean Miners’ Rescue

    A Story of Survival - Indura S.A. Industria & Comercio and the Chilean Miners’ Rescue


    CryoGas International: 2010 was certainly a remarkable year for your nation. Chile suffered a devastating earthquake in February. The nation then faced the ordeal of a collapsed mine that trapped 33 men below ground for over two months. The whole world watched and waited for their rescue. At the IOMA ...

  • 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 ...

  • The Latin American Business Report

    The Latin American Business Report


    This report examines the financial results for the major players in the Latin American Region up to September of 2009. Business in Latin America, similar to the rest of the world, showed the effects of the reduced economic activity that followed the worldwide economic crisis that began in 2008. Fortunately, ...