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  • Particle accelerator
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    Portable particle accelerators

    2020-03-02T06:00:00Z

    Fermilab, America’s premier laboratory for particle physics and accelerator research, is in the process of bringing the world together to discover the role neutrinos play in the universe. More than 1,000 scientists from over 30 countries are building the Deep Underground Neutrino Experiment (DUNE), hosted by Fermilab.

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    Freeze the day

    2020-03-02T06:00:00Z

    Dohmeyer is rolling out new cryogenic freezing products for cryobio, food and pharmaceutical industries.

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    Will the 2020s be the decade of the fuel cell?

    2020-03-02T06:00:00Z

    The 2010s were the decade of the lithium-ion battery. In 2010, the global production base was 19 GWh and prices were above $1,100 per kWh. By 2019, that rose to 160 GWh and just $156/kWh – with both numbers still improving. The battery has gone mainstream for all sorts of ...

  • 2K5K Series Ultra High Purity Bellow Sealed Liquid Hydrogen Tank Valves
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    CIRCOR: Focusing on the ultra-cold world of cryogenics

    2020-03-02T06:00:00Z

    CIRCOR’s origins date back to the early years of the space age. Incorporated in 1961, the company played a major role supporting the US’ space programs and the successful race to land the first human on the Moon.

  • Internet of things (IOT), devices and connectivity concepts on a network. Spider web of network connections with on a futuristic blue background
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    Blockchain technology

    2020-03-02T06:00:00Z

    At the 18th group study session of the Political Bureau of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China in late October, the Chinese President XI Jinping stressed that blockchain technology was essential and a breakthrough for innovations of core technologies and that the development of blockchain technology and ...

  • Hydrogen – September 2014
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    The missing link in the energy transition

    2020-02-28T09:22:00Z

    Ahead of gasworld’s hydrogen-themed March features coming online next week, Frank Wouters, Global Lead for Low-Carbon Hydrogen at Worley, along with Dr. Paul Ebert, Vice-President of New Energy and Networks at Worley, looks at hydrogen’s critical role in the energy transition.

  • Jennifer Willis-Jones, Fertiliser Week
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    The outlook in ammonia

    2020-02-05T06:00:00Z

    Another decade is already upon us and those in the ammonia industry are already talking about a gradual recovery in market prices since several major capacity additions in 2017 and 2018.

  • Henrik Lyhne, Pentair Union Engineering
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    Dynamics of the CO2 business – then and now

    2020-02-05T06:00:00Z

    Recovering carbon dioxide (CO2) from various feedgas sources such as syngas, flue gas or a natural source are well-known technologies, introduced to the market more than 150 years ago.

  • Gary Robson, Sure Purity Ltd
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    CO2 sourcing and supply transitions – quality still as critical as ever

    2020-02-05T06:00:00Z

    2020, New Year, new decade and exciting times ahead for Sure Purity and the carbon dioxide (CO2) industry.

  • Figure 3. Example Extraction Process Set-Up
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    Compression technology

    2020-02-05T06:00:00Z

    One of the top drivers in the compressed gas market in the 2020s is the growth of the cannabis concentrate market, projected to grow at a 17.8% CAGR through 2026, while the cannabis market as a whole is expected to grow by over 30% in the next three years.

  • Supercritical CO2
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    Supercritical CO2

    2020-02-05T06:00:00Z

    Supercritical carbon dioxide (sCO2) is nothing new, in fact an example of its application dates back to the 1980s with enhanced oil recovery from mature oilfields. But it’s fair to say that sCO2 has been enjoying something of a renaissance in recent years, as its unique properties have come to ...

  • ASCO Carbon Dioxide
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    In focus… Dry ice markets and technologies

    2020-02-05T06:00:00Z

    Most people, when asked what comes to mind when you mention dry ice, would say a cocktail they recently drank or a Halloween decoration. But beyond the theatrical, dry ice does much more than keep your drinks cold or give off a spooky ambience, it is used in many different ...

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    BCGA 2020 preview

    2020-02-05T06:00:00Z

    The helium market, dry ice applications and dangerous goods are just three of the topics set to be discussed at the British Compressed Gases Association (BCGA) Annual Conference in April.

  • CO2Meter
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    CO2Meter

    2020-02-05T06:00:00Z

    Often identified as the ‘leading source’ for gas detection, monitoring and analytical solutions, CO2Meter continues to focus on the development of solutions for customers. Since its incorporation in 2006, CO2Meter works diligently to utilise the latest gas sensing technologies to solve the urgent needs of its partners.

  • Art Anderson
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    The importance of a digital strategy

    2020-02-05T06:00:00Z

    The concept or maybe the value of a digital strategy started becoming more evident over the last 10+ years as some digital capabilities (social media, mobile, e-commerce, IIOT) have scaled and gone mainstream.

  • WestAir Gases
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    Celebrating 50 years of business

    2020-02-03T15:43:00Z

    Since its founding in 1970 by Andy and Sue Castiglione, WestAir has rapidly become one of the largest independent distributors of gases, gas equipment and welding supplies in the Southwest US.

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    The Canada Report

    2020-02-03T15:35:00Z

    Canada’s industrial gas market generated revenues of approximately $1.90bn in 2018, with an average annual growth rate of 3.1% for the decade, which compares to the US’ market valuation of around $21.4bn.

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    Challenges of acquiring 70,000 tons of liquid argon…

    2020-02-03T15:29:00Z

    Maura Garvey has included some information on US argon capacity and supply in her accompanying article ‘Steady growth for the air gases business’.

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    Steady growth for the air gases business

    2020-02-03T15:19:00Z

    Announcements of domestic air separation unit (ASU) and liquefaction builds and expansions for startup through 2023 indicate that the US air gases business has steadily been improving.

  • Art Anderson   AH Anderson Consulting, LLC
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    Talent management

    2020-02-03T15:15:00Z

    The topic ‘Future of Work’ has become a mainstream talking point over the last 5-7 years, principally driven by the rise of artificial intelligence (AI) and its potential impact on the workforce in the not too distant future.