All Helium articles – Page 19

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    Helium: Resource challenges require new means of recovery

    2018-01-03T09:56:00Z

    Helium is an essential resource for industrial use. The gas has become invaluable for leak detection as well as cooling in metal working and in medical equipment. To combat what seem like ever-looming shortages, new methods of helium recovery are becoming more important than ever – and specialised compressors can ...

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    The importance of Plan B

    2018-01-03T09:39:00Z

    The global helium business is full of fragilities and fluctuations by its very nature, as we have experienced in the last decade alone. All of which points to the need for a tangible Plan B for each and every supplier and the industry as a whole.

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    The helium heatmap: revisited

    2018-01-03T09:26:00Z

    gasworld explores where’s hot and getting hotter in the evolving global helium heatmap.

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    First Chinese helium equipment supplied abroad

    2017-12-06T14:44:00Z

    Beijing Sinoscience Fullcryo (also known as Fuhaicryo), a subsidiary of China Academy of Sciences, has recently signed an agreement with Korean company Vitzrotech to supply a 4.5K large-scale helium refrigerator to Korean National Nuclear Fusion Reaction Institute (NFRI).

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    Thanksgiving balloons lifted by Air Liquide and Airgas

    2017-11-22T16:10:00Z

    Airgas, an Air Liquide company, has been contracted to lift the balloons at Houston’s 68 th annual H-E-B Thanksgiving Day Parade, by supplying more than 40,000 cubic feet of helium (He) for the celebrations.

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    Linde’s helium lifts Thanksgiving Parade balloons

    2017-11-20T09:32:00Z

    The iconic Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade balloons will once again get the boost they need to soar above the streets of New York City, thanks to more than 300,000 cubic feet of helium (He) supplied by Linde LLC.

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    A deep dive in leisure gases

    2017-11-03T00:00:00Z

    Diving to see the seabed’s deepest depths; taking the plunge to get up close and personal with seldom seen marine life; taking a deep dive underwater to check out the integrity of an offshore rig; or a specialist military training exercise.

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    Cryoin Engineering – A new player in UHP rare gases

    2017-11-03T00:00:00Z

    Cryoin Engineering Ltd. (Odessa, Ukraine) is one of the leading global manufacturers of rare gases – neon, krypton, xenon and helium from the air (as a by-product of neon production) – as well as gas mixtures on the basis of rare gases and stable isotopes of neon.

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    2017 global helium market

    2017-11-01T13:33:00Z

    Helium is a global commodity delivered though a complex supply chain. Diversity of sourcing and reliability of sourcing operations will be the drivers affecting level of helium supply and service by major gas companies, as Maura D. Garvey explains.

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    Closure plans take shape for US Federal Helium Program

    2017-11-01T13:28:00Z

    The BLM Amarillo Field Office is currently planning for the closure of the Federal Helium Program, at the direction of the U.S. Congress, as Samuel R.M. Burton explains.

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    Praxair-Linde merger: Major new helium competitor

    2017-11-01T13:15:00Z

    Much of the publicity surrounding Praxair’s pending merger with Linde has focused on the geographic overlap between their atmospheric gas businesses, especially in the US. Here, Phil Kornbluth provides a view on the impact of the deal on the helium market.

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    Locate, identify, measure

    2017-11-01T13:13:00Z

    This article summarizes “Fundamentals for Helium Leak Detection,” a webinar presented by John McLaren, Product Manager for Agilent Technologies Vacuum Products Division.

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    AMCS – An innovative supplier of process plants and equipment

    2017-11-01T13:09:00Z

    AMCS Corporation celebrates its 19th anniversary this year as a supplier of innovative technology and services to the gases industry. The company’s technology portfolio includes plants that produce helium, hydrogen, oxygen, nitrogen, argon, neon, krypton, and xenon.

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    10 minutes with...Michael D’Auria and Jim Hermetet

    2017-11-01T13:08:00Z

    Take 10 minutes out with Michael D’Auria and Jim Hermetet, President and Vice-President of Sales, respectively, at American Gas Products/AGP Helium, as they talk about the company’s roots and how it has coped with keeping helium supply going during times of shortages.

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    Praxair serves fabrication needs in Shanghai

    2017-10-13T13:49:00Z

    Praxair has signed a long-term contract to supply nitrogen (N 2 ), high purity oxygen (O 2 ), helium (He) and other gases to Shanghai Huali Microelectronics Corporation (HLMC), a subsidiary of Huahong Group, based in Shanghai.

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    A huge helium discovery has been made

    2017-10-11T10:46:00Z

    A new approach to gas exploration has exposed a huge helium gas field, which could address the increasingly critical shortage of this vital yet rare element.

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    Helium discovery could drive double play

    2017-10-05T20:06:00Z

    Helium-rich samples have been discovered in UK coal seams, prompting speculation not only of a potential new source of the noble gas, but also that its presence might further enable the safe production of shale gas.

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    Helium: Anagram technology tackling balloon over-inflation

    2017-10-03T10:39:00Z

    With the fragile helium supply chain never far from the headlines, Anagram International has been striving to tackle the over-inflation of balloons with the development of its helium regulator test gauge.

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    Helium added to the EU Critical Raw Materials List

    2017-09-29T11:25:00Z

    To help ensure the “secure, sustainable and affordable supply” of Helium (He) for the European Union (EU) manufacturing industry, the EU has added it to its Critical Raw Material List.

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    Kornbluth: Helium lessons to learn

    2017-09-20T06:28:00Z

    The helium business was caught without a Plan B and has a number of lessons to learn from the Qatar embargo that impacted upon helium supply markets in summer 2017, says esteemed consultant Phil Kornbluth.