All GW APAC Japan articles – Page 2

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    LCO2 and dry ice supply crisis

    2018-12-24T09:00:00Z

    After a hot summer, the supply of liquid carbon dioxide and dry ice still remains limited. In addition to regular autumn maintenance turnarounds in succession at the side of supply sources, there was trouble at the West Japan sources this year which lead to no sufficient crude gas being supplied. ...

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    Downturn reported in Japan semiconductor market

    2018-11-29T08:00:00Z

    The market for semiconductor gas related equipment has been experiencing a rapid downturn since summer 2018, reports The Gas Review.

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    Osaka Gas Liquide builds new CO2 plant

    2018-11-28T08:00:00Z

    Osaka Gas Liquide has established a fully-owned company to produce and sell liquid carbon dioxide (LCO 2 ) and dry ice in Nagaoka City, Niigata. The plant will be the company’s first industrial gas plant outside the Kansai district.

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    Iwatani adds 135-MPa equipment

    2018-11-27T08:00:00Z

    135-MPa testing equipment has been added to hydrogen research facilities at the Iwatani R D (research and development) centre. The aim of this addition is to reduce the construction costs of hydrogen filling stations.

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    Chemours-Mitsui launches as new low-GWP refrigerants

    2018-11-26T08:00:00Z

    Chemours-Mitsui is launching new low GWP HFO-based refrigerants, R463A and R454C. The new refrigerants were due to be on sale in October and November.

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    Riken Keiki: “Making business decisions with eyes fixed overseas”

    2018-11-01T11:53:00Z

    Hisayoshi Kobayashi, President of Japanese company Riken Keiki, has strengthened industrial gas detectors and alarms since he assumed his current position and it’s producing results in developing markets overseas.

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    Japan experiences LCO2 shortage

    2018-09-05T15:12:00Z

    According to The Gas Review, the liquefied carbon dioxide (LCO 2 ) and dry ice market in the summer of 2018 is being hit harder than normal by overlapping maintenance schedules, longer periods of scheduled maintenance and a series of plant troubles at raw gas sources.

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    Air Water builds new rare gas plant

    2018-08-22T10:48:00Z

    To expand the stable supply and sales of rare gases xenon and krypton, Air Water is building a new facility to produce them in the cryogenic air separation unit (ASU) which has been operated in Kobe Steel’s Kakogawa Plant since October 2017, The Gas Review reported.

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    Delivery of dry ice under nationwide control from June

    2018-08-15T09:12:00Z

    The market of liquid carbon dioxide (LCO 2 ) and dry ice, which has suffered a tight supply for several years, is now facing a more difficult situation for procurement, The Gas Review reports.

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    Futamura Chemical enters PSA gas generator market

    2018-06-04T15:49:00Z

    Comprehensive chemical manufacturer Futamura Chemical has more than a 60-year track record in activated carbon, one type of adsorbent. In January last year, they acquired Adsorption Technology Industries, who mainly makes and sells PSA-related products, as a subsidiary to emerge as a PSA system gas generator manufacturer this spring, reported ...

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    Air Water to set up two new VSUs

    2018-06-01T10:37:00Z

    Industrial gas company Air Water has revealed plans to construct its 17 th and 18 th VSUs in Japan.