More from South America – Page 4

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    The industrial gas year: 2016


    Back in April 2015, gas world posed the question, could there be room for one more big deal within the global industrial gases industry?

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    Parker launches nitrogen generator


    Parker’s Gas Separation and Filtration Division is pleased to introduce a new NITROSource range of nitrogen generators for North and South America.

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    Air Liquide Brasil inaugurates new ASU


    Air Liquide Brasil has officially inaugurated its air separation unit (ASU) in Ortigueira, representing the company’s first plant in the Brazilian state of Paraná.

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    FCEL and XOM work together on new carbon capture pilot project


      FuelCell Energy, Inc. (FCEL), and ExxonMobil (XOM), who announced a partnership in May, have chosen The James M.Barry Electric Generating Station near Mobile, Alabama, for their pilot project.

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    Air Liquide builds new SMR in Argentina


    Air Liquide has announced plans to build a hydrogen (H 2 ) production plant and expand its long-term supply of H 2 to Argentina’s leading refiner.

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    Praxair signs long-term O2 supply deal in Brazil


    Through its Brazilian subsidiary White Martins, Praxair, Inc. has signed a long-term agreement expanding its supply of oxygen (O 2 ) to the world’s largest producer of eucalyptus pulp, Fibria Celulose S/A.

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    Praxair starts up H2 plant in Peru


    Praxair, Inc. has started up a new hydrogen (H 2 ) plant at Repsol’s La Pampilla Refinery in the Callao district near Lima, Peru, reinforcing its leading market position in the South American country.

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    Worldwide installations and acquisition for NOVAIR


    French on-site gas generation specialist, NOVAIR, has made a string of global generator installations as well as a national acquisition in recent months, solidifying the company’s base and worldwide offerings.

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    Cavagna Group opens operating unit in Brazil


    Cavagna Group, a compressed gas equipment manufacturer, has opened a new operating unit in the city of Valinho, State of São Paulo, Brazil, expanding its presence in Latin America.

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    Country Focus: Chile


    gas world Business Intelligence’s second country profile of 2016 focuses on the industrial gas market of Chile.

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    Country Focus: Brazil


    The commercial industrial gas market in Brazil generated revenues of just over $2.2 billion in 2014. The country’s market represents the largest in the South American region, yet has faced year-on-year decline since its record revenues in 2011.

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    Air Liquide enters Colombia market with CO2 plant


    Air Liquide has announced its entry into the Colombian market with a €40m investment in a new carbon dioxide (CO2) production plant and cogeneration unit.

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    Praxair Q3 sales impacted by challenging economic environment


    Praxair, Inc. has reported third quarter (Q3) 2015 net income and diluted earnings per share of $401m and $1.40, respectively. Results reflect a challenging macro-economic climate in North America in particular, with sales activity in the quarter notably affected.

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    Nitrotec opens new factory


    The new factory has been constructed in a strategic location with direct access to the highway. It also has 3,000m 2 of a covered area, housed on 10,000m 2 of land.

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    Wärtsilä supplies 378MW power plant to El Salvador


    Wärtsilä has been contracted to supply a major Flexicycle power plant to Energía del Pacífico S.A. in Acajutla, El Salvador. It will be the largest and most efficient power plant in El Salvador, and the first in Central America to be fired by LNG-based natural gas.

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    Praxair expands in Peru with Tecnogas acquisition


    A local producer and distributor of CO 2 and industrial gases in the South American country, Praxair has acquired a company with a rich history of serving the market for over 50 years.

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    Altenesol and AMCS finalise Columbia LNG deal


    The deal will see the two companies build a LNG plant, in the region of El Viajano in the Colombian area of Cordoba.

  • South America recycling.

    More efficiency and profitability in Argentina


    Thanks to an innovative solution from Siemens and other energy and equipment optimisations, the Profertil fertiliser plant in Bahia Blanca, Argentina increases production of urea by 11% and ammonia by 9% using the same amount of energy.

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    Höegh LNG signs deal in Chile


    The contract, with Octopus LNG SpA, is for the Penco-Lirquén LNG import terminal to be located in Concepción Bay, Chile. The contract is for a period of 20 years and is expected to generate an average annual EBITDA of around $36m.

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    Two Praxair businesses receive awards


    Both the Mexico and Costa Rica subsidiaries of Praxair are recognized as a socially responsible business by the Mexican Center for Philanthropy (CEMEFI) and the Alliance for Corporate Social Responsibility (AliaRSE).