Helium

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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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    Largest helium facility comes to Canada

    2017-11-02T12:12:00Z

    The Weil Group Canada, a subsidiary of Weil Group Resources headquartered in Richmond, Virginia will be launching the first ever helium (He) liquefaction facility in Canada.

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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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    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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    Europe delivers final cryogenic tanks to ITER

    2017-10-23T15:09:00Z

    Europe has successfully delivered its final tank as part of its contribution to ITER’s Cryoplant, a research facility that was set up to demonstrate that a fusion reactor can produce ten times more energy than it consumes.

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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.