Special features

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LNG trends during difficult times in China

7 September 2016By Victor Leung, published in gasworld magazine

The slowdown of economic growth in China is now a known fact, and it is interesting to see how this has affected the development of the LNG business in China and the opportunities ahead, writes Victor Leung.


Carl Jackson, Linde Group

10 minutes with...Carl Jackson

7 October 2016

Take 10 minutes out with Carl Jackson, Head of Electronics, Technology and Innovation at The Linde Group, as he discusses the opening of the group’s new R&D centre in Taiwan and what it means for both the region and the industry.

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10 minutes with...Lou Rosen

7 September 2016

Take 10 minutes out with Lou Rosen, CEO & President of RegO Products, as he discusses not only the role of the company in the industry, but also what’s driving growth at the moment.

Michael J. Graff, Air Liquide-Airgas

“This marks the beginning of a new era for the industry”

1 September 2016

As the two companies continue to absorb their coming together, Air Liquide Executive Committee member Michael J. Graff explains why the acquisition of Airgas signals the dawn of a new era for the US gases industry, in an exclusive interview with gasworld (US Edition). By Rob Cockerill.

Equipment Profiles

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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.

LNG dispensers Equipment Profile Sept16

An introduction to...LNG dispensers

Given the increasing interest for natural gas as an alternative fuel for vehicles and the advantage of using it in its liquefied form (LNG) for heavy duty trucks, a lot of developments efforts have been made by the industry over the last 10 years in order to offer safe, efficient, ...

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An introduction to...Plate-fin heat exchangers

There may be many potential variations in process and mechanical design, but all cryogenic air separation plants rely on the humble heat exchanger at the heart of their operation.

Regional markets

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Regional markets – Focus on South Pacific Rim

7 October 2016By , published in gasworld magazine

Tourism and public infrastructure spending funded by development partners still sustain the economies of the South Pacific and while the latter may have slowed slightly in the region in recent times, growth is widely expected to pick-up in the near term as infrastructure spending rises again in most South Pacific ...

Gas profiles

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Natural gas – Essential, everyday but unpredictable

Used in heating, cooking and electricity production, many facets of modern life could not exist without the fossil fuel natural gas.

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Calibration gases – The precision genre

This month’s gas report looks to Gasco Affiliates, LLC, a specialist calibration gas company, for an informed insight into the precise science that is, calibration gases.

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Dry ice – A significance that’s far from subliminal

Dry ice comes in many forms, from pellets to slices, and serves a range of applications, from standard refrigeration to revolutionary blast cleaning – as gasworld reveals.


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Medical gas growth: Still in healthy shape

Whether its homecare, pharmaceuticals or conventional healthcare, the medical gases business has been one of the stronger pillars for industrial gas growth in recent years, against a backdrop of economic and industrial headwinds.

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CGA publications – Free with paid GAWDA distributor membership

In retail terms, you’d consider it an amazing “two-for-one” sale or a “buy one/get one” bargain. It represents a $1,600 value (if you had to pay in real dollars), but it’s many times worth that amount in terms of the plethora of timely, relevant, and applicable information on standards and ...

Company Profiles

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Sysadvance – Gas purification and engineering solutions

7 October 2016

Sysadvance is a technology-based company, developing and manufacturing equipments for gas generation and purification as well as supplying integrated solutions for gases and compressed air. Its current product portfolio integrates nitrogen and oxygen generators, medical oxygen 93 generators, biogas upgrading systems, oxygen VSA generators, helium, hydrogen and sulfur hexafluoride (SF6) ...

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Hobart – Celebrating 100 years of product innovation

3 October 2016

Hobart Brothers Company is preparing to celebrate a milestone in 2017 few companies have the privilege to achieve — their 100th anniversary. With a history rich in innovation and determination, it was the forward-thinking of the three generations of Hobarts that laid the foundation for the company’s success during the ...