Helen Carmichael

Helen Carmichael

  • Basic Industry Carbon Dioxide Emissions

    Basic industries – A burning issue


    Environmental legislation is driving change in combustion-based processes, and in the energy sector. Helen Carmichael spoke to Linde about the role of gases in a changing industrial landscape.

  • Medical gases yield healthy results – October 2015

    Medical gases yield healthy results


    The home healthcare market for medical gases and equipment continues to expand with the needs of an ageing population. But for investment and demand growth, look to the Asia-Pacific. Helen Carmichael reports.

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    Challenges and opportunities in food and beverages


    Food-grade industrial gases will increasingly find their way into the packaging and storage we use for our food and beverages over the next few years. Helen Carmichael reports.

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    LNG takes off


    While natural gas goes from strength to strength, LNG offers additional growth potential. Helen Carmichael reports.

  • Harris

    Harris – The complete package in welding


    The Harris Products Group’s history in equipment for gases, brazing and welding goes back over a century. President David J. Nangle tells Helen Carmichael how the company has built on its successes and what to expect in 2015.

  • Found in the cloud – December 2014

    Found in the cloud – Asset management


    Cylinder tracking is an essential tool for managing a company’s prized assets. Now by deploying cloud data storage and mobile devices, Lockhouse has created another level of asset management for end-users. Helen Carmichael reports.

  • Home oxygen On the move – October 2014

    Home oxygen – On the move


    Oxygen is one of the most frequently used treatments in healthcare, and a focus on homecare has resulted in considerable innovation in the market in recent years. Reliable, inexpensive and portable home oxygen concentrators are driving the change. Helen Carmichael reports.

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    Specialty gases roll on


    Expansion in developing economies is providing a healthy growth outlook for specialty gases, while in the mature US market smaller players’ attributes are recognised by majors on the acquisition trail. Helen Carmichael reports.

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    Sea change


    Environmental regulations mean that shipping operators will have to radically rethink how they power their vessels. Helen Carmichael looksat the rise of LNG bunkering.

  • Blue skies helium

    Blue skies helium


    Can we harvest helium from the sky? Absolutely, says Richard Clarke. Helen Carmichael talks to him about whether the air will ever become a viable helium source.

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    Great expectations in specialty gases


    Legislation, market consolidation and high customer expectations remain key drivers in the dynamic specialty gases market, Helen Carmichael reports.

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    Outlook for medical gases


    Demand has never been stronger, but the medical gases market still has a few challenges ahead due to shifting business models and future supply issues, Helen Carmichael reports.

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    Today’s electronics gases


    Specialty gases are driving growth in the electronic gases market, Helen Carmichael reports. But suppliers need to remain ahead of the curve to compete in this fast-moving, high-tech industry.

  • Samuel Zoughi Cryostar

    He who dares… An interview with Cryostar


    Cryostar has a new President for 2013, but Samuel Zouaghi believes he has a hard act to follow in his mentor, outgoing president Daniel Meyer. Helen Carmichael reports from the company’s headquarters in Hésingue, France.

  • LNG ship

    LNG – Here to stay


    Technology is advancing, new gas reserves have been discovered and the market is hungry. LNG’s time has come, Helen Carmichael reports.

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    Cryostar wins over first adopters with new LNG/CNG fuelling pump


    Cryostar USA West held a successful demonstration of its pioneering LNG fuelling station for gas powered vehicles at its base in Santa Fe Springs, CA in May. Visitors to the demo included companies attending the Alternative Clean Transportation (ACT) Expo, which was held concurrently at the Long Beach Convention Centre.

  • Norco

    North by Northwest – An interview with Norco


    Business is booming at Norco, the US’ largest regional gas and equipment supplier and its specialty gases division, NorLab. After visiting the company’s headquarters in Idaho last year for sister publication Specialty Gas Report, Helen Carmichael catches up with the company again for readers of gasworld.

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    Norco announces senior management reorganization


    Boise, Idaho headquartered Norco, Inc. reorganized its senior management structure effective January 1, 2012.

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    Warren Rupp, Inc. appoints new Vice President of Sales


    Ohio-based Warren Rupp, Inc., a leading manufacturer of air operated double diaphragm (AODD)pumps, has appointed Dan Johnston to the position of vice president of Global Sales.

  • Pemex

    PEMEX buys 45 analyzers


    Petroleos Mexicanos (PEMEX), the Mexican state-owned petroleum and natural gas company, has acquired forty-five of the latest Model 5100 HD Series gas analyzers from Ametek Process Instruments to monitor moisture levels in natural gas at monitoring stations throughout Mexico.

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