All Helium articles – Page 20

  • Phil Kornbluth MENA 2017 2
    News

    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.

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    Features

    Helium: Qatar blockade and impact on the US distributor

    2017-09-01T00:00:00Z

    Saudi Arabia and its allies (UAE, Bahrain, Egypt, Yemen, and the Maldives) imposed a land and sea blockade on Qatar that began June 5 and was then complicated by the June 23 list of 13 demands to Qatar as the price for lifting the trade and diplomatic embargo of the ...

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    50 helium balloons to stream eclipse

    2017-08-21T10:14:00Z

    More than 50 helium filled balloons fitted with video cameras will be launched into the sky to capture the solar eclipse as it crosses America on the 21 st August.

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    Features

    Qatari helium: Back on-stream, but still in a storm

    2017-08-02T00:01:00Z

    By now, everyone who has at least a passing interest in the helium business is aware that the Saudi Arabian-led embargo of Qatar resulted in the temporary cut-off of the supply of Qatari helium to world markets.

  • The BLM’s Federal Helium Program
    News

    BLM completes FY 2018 crude helium auction

    2017-07-20T07:42:00Z

    The US Bureau of Land Management (BLM) held its FY 2018 Crude Helium Auction in Amarillo, Texas yesterday, the fourth crude helium auction conducted by the BLM since passage of the Helium Stewardship Act of 2013 and the penultimate auction as this resource nears its estimated depletion.

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    News

    No limits – An interview with Gasco

    2017-07-13T14:50:00Z

    “Now…there really is no limit to what we can achieve,” says Gasco  President Brad Hanway , following the company’s acquisition by Tech Air earlier this year.

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    News

    Qatar helium production back on-stream

    2017-07-05T21:27:00Z

    gas world has learned from industry sources that helium production from the two plants in Ras Laffan Industrial City, Qatar restarted on or around 2 nd  July.

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    Features

    Geopolitics threatens hydrogen economy, world helium supply

    2017-06-30T00:00:00Z

    During just one week, not long after Memorial Day, the industrial gases world suddenly, and dramatically, moved toward becoming collateral damage in the realm of geopolitics.

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    News

    Helium Extraction Act of 2017 aims to boost sourcing

    2017-06-22T13:42:00Z

    The Energy and Resources Sub-committee of the House Committee on Natural Resources held a hearing in Washington, DC on 21st June to hear testimony on a discussion draft of the Helium Extraction Act of 2017.

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    Air Products proposes US helium law change

    2017-06-22T08:58:00Z

    In a bid to stabilise the world’s helium supply after the Qatar blockade shook the market earlier this month, Air Products wants to make a legal amendment to a central US law to encourage domestic production.

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    Qatar blockade impacting global helium supply

    2017-06-12T14:22:00Z

    Developments related to the Saudi Arabian-led blockade of Qatar as announced on 5 th June have already begun to impact the global helium supply, says Phil Kornbluth, President of Kornbluth Helium Consulting, and editorial advisor to gas world magazine (US Edition).

  • United Arab Emirates, Middle East
    News

    Qatar blockade threatens to disrupt helium supply

    2017-06-05T14:52:00Z

    Today’s announcement of a decision by Saudi Arabia and the UAE to shut land borders with Qatar threatens to seriously disrupt helium shipments from Qatar and throw world helium markets into disarray, says Phil Kornbluth, President of Kornbluth Helium Consulting, and editorial advisor to gas world magazine (US Edition).

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    Features

    Stirling Cryogenics

    2017-06-01T13:15:00Z

    Looking at all the pins in the world map that Stirling Cryogenics has, it’s glaringly obvious that this company is a major global player in its industry.

  • Jack Marrin, Scott-Marrin
    Features

    A lifetime spent as a spec gas innovator

    2017-06-01T00:00:00Z

    There will be lots of time to tend to the impressive botanical gardens that thrive on the five acres that surround his home, and there will be domestic and international travel with his wife and business partner of almost 50 years. 

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    News

    GHS handles its 1000th He container

    2017-05-24T16:24:00Z

    Gulf Helium Services (GHS) has reached a milestone step in its operations, handling its 1000 th helium (He) container.

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    News

    Airlander takes to skies again

    2017-05-11T08:11:00Z

    The world’s first full sized hybrid aircraft, fuelled in part by helium (He), has taken to the skies again after crash-landing last summer.

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    Features

    Helium transportation

    2017-05-03T00:00:00Z

    Kelley GTM Manufacturing LLC, a leading provider of gas transportation equipment in the US, is now offering helium trailers with capacity that exceeds the capacity of traditional jumbo tube trailers by 89%.  

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    Features

    Amtrol-Alfa

    2017-04-05T00:00:00Z

    Amtrol-Alfa was founded in 1962 in Guimarães, north of Portugal, with the name of Petróleo Mecânica Alfa, at the time manufacturing cylinders for the LPG industry. In 1990, the company was merged with Comanor, creating the Comanor-Alfa group.

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    The importance of the local gas business in Japan

    2017-03-16T09:53:00Z

    According to the Gas Review, it is estimated that the size of the Japanese industrial gas market in 2016 was up by 2.2% over the previous year, totalling ¥548.2bn ($4.8bn). This is the estimated total sales price of the main gases, carbon dioxide (CO 2 ), hydrogen (H 2 ), ...

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    Features

    Towards the new kelvin

    2017-03-01T00:00:00Z

    Graham Machin, Head of Temperature Standards at the National Physical Laboratory (NPL), explains the changes ahead for all temperature measurement – including those at cryogenic temperatures – as the kelvin is redefined in 2018.