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Mitsubishi consortium to recycle CO2 for methanol production

Mitsubishi Power Systems (MHPS), Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Engineering (MHIENG) and Mitsubishi Gas Chemical Company (MGC) have joined forces to conduct research on the recycling carbon dioxide.

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Covid-19 is causing a global economic slowdown

China has established itself as the most dominant country among the emerging economies. However, when Wuhan City in Hubei became ground zero for COVID-19 outbreak, it resulted into a pronounced slowdown in the global economy, including the oil and gas industry, says data and analytics company GlobalData.

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TNSC develops trace moisture analyser in nitrogen

Taiyo Nippon Sanso Corporation (TNSC) has successfully developed a trace moisture analyser in nitrogen using properties from a metal organic framework (MOF) with optical characteristics that change depending on absorption and desorption of moisture.

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Air Products signs new contract

Air Products has signed a new contract with South Korean material manufacturer Techpack Solutions to convert a third furnace from air-fuel to oxy-fuel.

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CIRCOR to open new facility in China

CIRCOR International has announced plans to open a new manufacturing facility in Weihai, China later this year.

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Yingde Gases maintains onsite lead in China

Yingde Gases Group has revealed its interim report for 2019 and seemingly maintains its position as the largest independent onsite industrial gas supplier in the People’s Republic of China.

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Positive first half 2019 for major Chinese players

Encouraging performances have been reported across the Chinese industrial gas and equipment community, with the recent fiscal releases of various companies.

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AWI acquires Linde India business

Japanese industrial gas company Air Water Inc. (AWI) has completed its acquisition of Linde India Limited’s South Region Divestment Business through its subsidiary Air Water India Private Limited (AW India).

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Air Liquide China to sell subsidiary

Air Liquide China has entered into an agreement to sell its subsidiary Air Liquide Fuzhou Co. Ltd. to Fujian Shenyuan New Materials Co. Ltd.

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Specialty gases in China

By Victor Leung, published in gasworld magazine

As a result of the Zhongxin issue, the Huawei issue, and the recent trade wars, not only is China’s central government urging the semiconductor industry to expedite the advancement of domestic chip manufacture, the country’s specialty gas industry is also calling for an acceleration of domestic specialty and electronics gas ...

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TNSC develops trace moisture analyser in nitrogen

2020-03-27T12:10:00+00:00By

Taiyo Nippon Sanso Corporation (TNSC) has successfully developed a trace moisture analyser in nitrogen using properties from a metal organic framework (MOF) with optical characteristics that change depending on absorption and desorption of moisture.

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Honeywell UOP supplies hydrogen technology

2020-03-19T13:04:00+00:00By

Honeywell UOP will provide hydrogen technology to China’s largest crude-to complex project in Zhoushan, Zhejiang Province.

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Robots and machine tools take direct hit from US-China trade friction

2020-02-07T16:15:00+00:00

As the economic friction between the US and China becomes long term, the gas welding materials market has seen a large drop in exports of welding robots to China, reports The Gas Review.

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Linde starts up new plant

2020-01-23T11:11:00+00:00By

Linde has started up a new air separation plant to supply nitrogen, high purity oxygen and argon to the 12-inch wafer product line of Shanghai Huali Microelectronics Corporation (HLMC) in Shanghai, the world’s largest industrial gases group said today.

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Taiyo Nippon Sanso forms business alliance with Velo3D

Taiyo Nippon Sanso has concluded a business alliance with US 3D printer manufacturer Velo3D, The Gas Review reports.

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Guanggang Gases & Energy to become a major helium player

Guanggang Gases & Energy (GGGE) has in the last few days announced that it has been successful in acquiring the helium business in China divested by Linde.

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China-Myanmar pipeline grows in its appeal

There was no second-guessing why China’s President Xi Jinping made Myanmar his first stop in a visit earlier this year, even as coronavirus was mercilessly gripping his nation: China has never ceased worrying about reliable supplies of gas, and the prospect of a pipeline with Myanmar is an attractive one.