All Helium articles – Page 8

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    AxFlow introduces new compressor Vapour Recovery System


    AxFlow is now offering a compressor vapour recovery system (VRS) as an alternative to centrifugal pumps for emptying liquefied gas from storage tanks, vessels and mobile tankers.

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    Gazprom and Linde GPP project on schedule


    The news of Gazprom’s helium (He) intentions was revealed at gasworld’s first South East Asia conference in 2012.

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    Pipeline repair success at BLM helium plant


    A complicated pipeline repair project was recently completed at the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) helium plant in Texas, US.

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    Nolek – Partners in leak testing


    Nolek was founded in 1973 and today is a leading total solution provider of leak testing, proof testing, leak detection, helium charging and recovery and non-destructive testing equipment. 

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    Global Gases Group


    Global Gases Group, headquartered in Dubai’s Jebel Ali Free Zone, is one of the world’s only gas suppliers whose business is focused primarily on the supply of helium to its core markets of offshore diving and MRI imaging.

  • Paul Rowe Wessington Cryogenics January 2017

    10 minutes with...Paul Rowe


    Take 10 minutes out with Paul Rowe, Managing Director of Wessington Cryogenics, as he discusses Wessington’s plans for the year ahead and some of the company’s more ambitious projects.

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    Helium recovery, recycling and purification


    The helium story began in 1868 when French astronomer Pierre Jules Cesar Janssen noticed a yellow line in the sun’s spectrum whilst studying a total solar eclipse. The story goes that the English astronomer Sir Norman Lockyer identified this line could not have been produced by any known element at ...

  • Siemens mri scan helium January 2017

    The MRI story


    Siemens Healthineers is one of the world’s largest suppliers of technology in the healthcare industry and the leader in medical imaging, laboratory diagnostics and healthcare IT, all supported by a comprehensive portfolio of clinical consulting, training, and services available across the globe tailored to customers’ needs.

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    IACX – Tapping the BLM pipeline


    In May 2016, IACX Energy tapped the BLM helium pipeline to begin taking receipt of crude helium from the BLM helium reserve. With this action, IACX became the first company to tap the government line and join the refiner community since the passage of the Helium Stewardship Act of 2013. ...

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    The final countdown


    This article is based on a presentation prepared for the Global Helium Summit 2.0 by the Bureau of Land Management’s (BLM) Robert Jolley. Diagrams are provided to address the new changes introduced by the Helium Stewardship Act of 2013, and project the decline in helium production from the storage reservoir. ...

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    Helium – Stable, for the near future


    The helium industry is a fascinating one. It is also an exciting and fun industry to work in…most of the time. It is a truly global industry with far more similarities to the oil and gas industry than to the traditional industrial gas industry, which is much more ‘local’ in ...

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    Helium One – A journey of discovery


    One of the most promising new developments in the global helium business last year was the emergence of Helium One, the arrival of a potential new stakeholder in the market with untapped resources in helium production.

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    Global Gases opens new fill plant in Malaysia


    Global Gases Group, one of the leading independent suppliers of gases to the offshore and medical markets, has opened a new fill plant in Johor Bahru, Malaysia, adding to its fast-growing network of helium and offshore gases facilities.

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    Non-conventional helium sourcing


    Helium in the US has historically been produced as a by-product of natural gas or from large reserves of methane and carbon dioxide (CO2). The tight global helium supply situation of 2012/13, together with the declining US helium reserves, caused helium prices to increase substantially.

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    GE Healthcare unveils helium-saving MRI technology


    GE Healthcare has introduced its revolutionary, helium-saving technology for magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) systems, designed to use just one percent of liquid helium (He) compared to conventional MRI magnets.

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    Linde helium lifts Thanksgiving Parade balloons


    Linde LLC has been contracted once again to lift the world-famous balloons at Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, by supplying more than 300,000 cubic feet of helium (He) for the celebrations.

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    AMCS to supply helium extraction unit in Arizona


    AMCS Corporation has entered into an agreement with Shiprock Helium LP, an innovative US-based supplier of helium, to provide an INNOVA-HEU8™ Helium Extraction Unit for its project in Northeastern Arizona.

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    Gazprom and Linde address cooperation issues


    The leaders of The Linde Group and Gazprom met at the latter’s headquarters in Moscow yesterday to address cooperation issues in the ongoing Amur gas processing plant (GPP) project.

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    Markets returning to equilibrium


    Following on from a successful first event in London in 2013, the Global Helium Summit 2.0 took place in the traditional home of helium production, the US – shining a spotlight on the dynamics currently shaping the face of the global helium supply chain.

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    The Airship-fixing spider


    Airship-fixing spider named one of the 10 most important Aerospace innovations of the year by Popular Science Magazine