All Helium articles – Page 17

  • Valves in helium applications
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    An introduction to...Valves in helium applications

    2019-01-04T14:41:00Z

    When it comes to valves, the issue of high tightness to environment is becoming more and more important. Nowhere is this more true than in the case of future gas applications in growing sectors – such as new gas transportation concepts that involve hydrogen, or the use of helium in ...

  • New helium applications
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    In focus...New helium applications

    2019-01-04T14:18:00Z

    Last year marked the 150th year since the discovery of helium, with celebrations at the Helium Time Columns Monument in Amarillo, Texas, at the end of September.

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    Helium production in Saskatchewan

    2019-01-04T14:00:00Z

    Joanna Sampson talks to Nick Snyder, Chairman and CEO of North American Helium, about alternative sourcing.

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    Helium supply swings again

    2019-01-02T16:45:00Z

    Since early 2017, helium supply has fluctuated from a slight surplus from the large Qatar 2 production fully onstream, to in-balance with the logistics disruption of the Qatar blockage in June 2017, to tight supply beginning spring 2018 when a series of planned and unplanned outages affected major global supply ...

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    Linde supplies helium for Parade

    2018-11-19T13:23:00Z

    Linde will supply 300,000 cubic feet of helium to lift the balloons at Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade® in New York on 22nd November.

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    Getting off the ground

    2018-11-01T17:14:00Z

    Lockheed Martin’s trucks of the future and HAV’s floating cruise ship are getting closer to reality, writes Nick Parkinson.

  • Max-Kozyrczak-Owner-Manager-Cryonova-LLC
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    10 minutes with...Max Kozyrczak

    2018-11-01T16:35:00Z

    Take 10 minutes out with Max Kozyrczak, Owner/Manager of Cryonova,LLC, as he discusses the company, it’s primary products and whether the irregularity of helium supply had an impact on the business.

  • Bureau-of-Land-Management-Amarillo-helium-plant
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    Tight helium supply likely to persist

    2018-11-01T16:26:00Z

    As we approach the end of 2018, it appears likely that the current period of supply shortage that has affected global helium markets for most of this year will likely continue through the end of 2019, if not longer.

  • BLM
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    Privatization of BLM’s helium assets raises concerns

    2018-11-01T16:25:00Z

    Two of the most widely discussed topics at the recent gas world Helium Summit in Houston were the potential impact of the end of the US Bureau of Land Management’s (BLM) crude helium sales to private industry and the privatization of the BLM’s helium assets which is scheduled to take ...

  • Holbrook
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    Helium’s next big source

    2018-11-01T16:09:00Z

    Desert Mountain Energy believes Arizona’s Holbrook Basin will become one of the world’s leading sources of helium.

  • Russia flag
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    Gazprom suspends helium exports

    2018-10-29T10:00:00Z

    According to industry sources, Gazprom has declared a supply shortfall and suspended all deliveries of bulk liquid helium for export from Russia, effective immediately, due to an order issued by Russia’s anti-trust committee.

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    American Helium CEO resigns

    2018-10-11T08:17:00Z

    American Helium Inc. has announced its President, CEO and Director has resigned, effective immediately.

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    China now a major market for helium

    2018-10-05T09:43:00Z

    The Chinese market has experienced significant growth over the past decade and is now a major market for helium.

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    BLM: Three steps to privitisation

    2018-10-05T09:18:00Z

    The US Bureau of Land Management (BLM) continues to work towards the privitisation of the Federal Helium Reserve and is following three key steps to a smooth transfer to private administry, according to Sam Burton, Field Manager for the BLM’s Federal Helium Programme.

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    Global Helium Summit 2018 closes

    2018-10-04T22:08:00Z

    “It’s pretty safe to say at least 2019 is going to be a very tight market vulnerable to upset and it could be ugly for a while. It’s not going to get better tomorrow, it’s not going to fix itself right away, but when everything is running right and all ...

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    Global Helium Summit 2018 underway

    2018-10-04T14:00:00Z

    A tight market in-progress; shortages seemingly never far away; a market evidently exposed to geopolitical risks; and a number of future supply scenarios in the mix. The global helium business might be described as something of a tinder box ready to catch light in the months and years ahead.

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    Irkutsk Oil Company announces new helium project

    2018-10-04T13:30:00Z

    Irkutsk Oil Company, Russia’s largest privately-owned independent oil producer, has announced plans to build a 10 million litre (266 MMCF) per year liquid helium plant in the Irkutsk Region of Siberia.

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    Helium Summit begins tomorrow

    2018-10-03T19:30:00Z

    It has long been known the world’s biggest helium resource, the BLM Pipeline, is on a timer to depletion and by 2021 we will face the reality of a new-look helium business altogether.

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    Study finds He and O2 more successful in surgery

    2018-10-03T11:18:00Z

    According to a new study led by Klaus Hopster, Assistant Professor of large animal anaesthesiology at Pennsylvania’s School of Veterinary Medicine, Heliox – a breathing gas composed of a mixture of helium (He) and oxygen (O2) – when used under higher pressure ventilation, could achieve better results for horses under ...

  • Phil Kornbluth MENA 2017 2
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    Interview with Phil Kornbluth

    2018-10-01T14:00:00Z

    The global helium business has seldom been far from the headlines in the last half-decade. The industry endured a long and severe supply shortage from 2011-2013 (Helium Shortage 2.0) and though it has been through periods of recovery and equilibrium in the years since, the business is still often on ...