More from South America – Page 3

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    Lucid Energy Group signs Marathon Oil deal


    Lucid Energy Group has signed a long-term natural gas gathering and processing agreement with Marathon Oil Permian LLC, a subsidiary of Marathon Oil Company.

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    Messer: Going full circle with acquisitions


    In 1898, Adolf Messer started a company from his workshop in Frankfurt-Höchst, Germany, for the fabrication of acetylene gas generators. He employed four blue-collar workers and one salaried employee.

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    Praxair-Linde: Brazil approval for mega merger


    The $70bn merger of Praxair and Linde has moved another step closer after receiving conditional approval in Brazil, one of the regional markets where the deal was thought to be under particular scrutiny.

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    Nitrotec introduces new product line to the market


    Nitrotec Industrias Metalúrgicas, engineer, manufacturer and installer of new equipment for the chemical, petrochemical, food and gas industries based in Itatiba, Brazil, presents its new range of 1000, 2000 and 3000 litre cryogenic skid tanks.

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    Praxair-Linde: Where are we at?


    For many on the outside, it may seem like the trail has gone cold on this mega merger of equals. Having been through various stages of agreement in principle and shareholder approvals, there is now a certain sense of dormancy during divestment season. Rob Cockerill looks at what the deal ...

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    Flesan Energía awarded power generation contract


    Okra Energy has awarded the power generation contract for Peru’s first small-scale natural gas liquefaction (ssLNG) facility to Flesan Energía SAC, independent power production (IPP) specialists in end-user gas power generation solutions.

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    Haskel expands network of master distributors


    Haskel International, manufacturer of high-pressure equipment including pumps and valves, is partnering with distributors Liquipro and HP Plus in order to expand their reach in New Zealand and Australia.

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    Peru’s first small-scale LNG facility nears completion


    Okra Energy has announced it has installed Peru’s first small-scale liquefied natural gas (LNG) facility to support increasing energy demands of developing countries with little or no pipeline infrastructure.

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    Ad Astra announces arrival of first hydrogen bus in Costa Rica


    American rocket propulsion business Ad Astra Rocket Company has announced the arrival of Costa Rica’s first hydrogen (H2) fuelled electric passenger bus.

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    Peru LNG shipments rise


    Peru’s only liquefaction facility shipped one more cargo of liquefied natural gas (LNG) in the first half of this year compared to the same period last year.

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    Okra Energy acquires Cryogas


    Okra Energy has acquired Cryogas, a Peruvian company specialising in the transportation and storage of liquefied natural gas (LNG), as well as the installation of satellite regasification plants.

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    Uniweld inaugurates welding laboratory


    Uniweld Products, Inc. inaugurates a new welding laboratory at INACAP in Santiago, Chile, to educate and train apprentice welders.

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    IBG commissions ASU in Brazil


    Indústria Brasileira de Gases Ltda (IBG) has commissioned a new air separation (ASU) in Brazil.

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    Costa Rica H2 ecosystem takes shape


    The hydrogen (H2) ecosystem in Costa Rica has made major progress after Ad Astra Rocket Company, an American rocket propulsion business, finalised two major milestones towards the completion of the country’s H2-based transportation infrastructure.

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    Peak triples key Brazilian office capacity


    Peak Scientific, a gas generator solution provider, has more than tripled the size of its key regional office in Brazil in order to support its growing customer base in the region.

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    Linde's new drop-in oxygenation system for intensive aquaculture


    Linde LLC featured its proprietary drop-in oxygenation system designed for easy handling and operation for intensive aquaculture, at the Seafood Expo North America. The new SOLVOX ® DropIn system offers a simple solution for seawater species grown in sea cages, which are used throughout South America.

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    HyGear delivers hydrogen to Colombia


    Onsite gas generation specialist HyGear has signed a contract to supply hydrogen (H 2 ) to a leading margarine producer in Colombia.

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    Rotarex unveils electronic level gauge at Gas Show 2017


    The Rotarex SRG business unit will be exhibiting at Gas Show 2017 in booth number 15.

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    Air Liquide acquires Oxymaster


    Air Liquide is expanding its home healthcare business in South America with the acquisition of Oxymaster, a national sector player in Columbia.

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    The industrial gas world in 2017 – Part 1


    As 2016 draws to a close, gasworld looks ahead at what projects, plants and developments we can expect to see in the industrial gas business in 2017. Here you can find gas world’s edited highlights, from the Americas region.