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Manaus: Brazilian city in oxygen crisis

Widespread media reports suggest that hospitals in the Brazilian city of Manaus have reached ‘breaking point’ in their treatment of growing numbers of Covid-19 patients, as oxygen shortages take hold in the region.

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gasworld launches weekly news bulletin

gasworld has today launched a new weekly news bulletin of the key stories you need to know from across the global industrial gases business, as part of its gasworld TV platform.

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Highview Power, Enlasa to develop cryogenic energy storage projects

Highview Power and Energia Latina (Enlasa) will co-develop giga-scale cryogenic energy storage projects in Chile and other Latin American markets as part of a new deal.

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Luxfer technology played vital role in the Chilean miner rescue

Technology from gas cylinder manufacturer Luxfer played a vital role in an effort to rescue miners trapped 2,300 feet below ground in northern Chile.

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Peru: An oxygen market in focus

As Peru soars up the unwanted pecking order of those countries so severely hit by the Covid-19 (coronavirus) pandemic and scenes describe a chronic lack of oxygen supply, gasworld looks at the make-up of the country’s gases business, with data from gasworld Business Intelligence.

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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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Praxair expands in Peru with Tecnogas acquisition

A local producer and distributor of CO2 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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Exchange rate change for Praxair

The company has announced it will no longer use the Venezuelan government’s official exchange rate of 6.3 bolivars per US dollar. It will instead use the new approved rate of 50 bolivars per US dollar – thus providing a charge of $131m in the fourth-quarter 2014 results.

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Regional Markets, focus on South America

Focus on South America

By Eduardo Pelitti, published in gasworld magazine

The industrial gases market after the Linde-Praxair merger facing slow economic growth, writes Eduardo Pelitti.

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gasworld launches weekly news bulletin

2020-11-17T13:44:00+00:00By

gasworld has today launched a new weekly news bulletin of the key stories you need to know from across the global industrial gases business, as part of its gasworld TV platform.

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Highview Power, Enlasa to develop cryogenic energy storage projects

2020-10-22T07:25:00+01:00By

Highview Power and Energia Latina (Enlasa) will co-develop giga-scale cryogenic energy storage projects in Chile and other Latin American markets as part of a new deal.

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Luxfer technology played vital role in the Chilean miner rescue

2020-08-28T08:44:00+01:00By

Technology from gas cylinder manufacturer Luxfer played a vital role in an effort to rescue miners trapped 2,300 feet below ground in northern Chile.

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Messer supplies Hospital Mário Penna with medical gases

Messer Brazil has supplied high-quality medical gases to a hospital in Belo Horizonte treating Covid-19 patients.

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Peru: An oxygen market in focus

As Peru soars up the unwanted pecking order of those countries so severely hit by the Covid-19 (coronavirus) pandemic and scenes describe a chronic lack of oxygen supply, gasworld looks at the make-up of the country’s gases business, with data from gasworld Business Intelligence.

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Peru coronavirus crisis deepens: oxygen in focus

The covid-19 (coronavirus) crisis continues to deepen in Peru, where gasworld understands there is a significant supply shortage of oxygen and individuals have been pictured taking supply into their own hands.