All Nitrogen articles – Page 17

  • Liquid nitrogen for concrete cooling
    News

    Liquid nitrogen first in China

    2014-10-16T13:05:00Z

    China experienced its first successful attempt of using liquid nitrogen to cool a large mass of concrete in the construction of the foundations of the Waisha River Bridge in Shantou, Guangdong, in Southern China in July (2014).

  • VRV September 2014
    News

    VRV delivers turnkey package in India

    2014-10-13T13:12:00Z

    VRV was selected to provide new prestigious orders for a turnkey liquid carbon dioxide storage and vapourisation package in India.

  • Challenges continue to mount in China steel sector – October 2014
    Features

    Hot topic - Challenges continue to mount in China steel sector

    2014-10-01T05:00:00Z

    gasworld China explains why an increasing air of caution still blows through the country’s steel sector - and why this is significant to the gases industry.

  • Noblegen-gasworld
    News

    Freeze your liquid nitrogen costs

    2014-09-10T13:29:00Z

    Noblegen Products on-site liquid nitrogen generators eliminates the need for on-going deliveries of LIN, reduces the waste from boil off and is a safer alternative to conventional liquid nitrogen deliveries. Designed and manufactured in the North-East of the UK.

  • FCI-nitrogen
    News

    FCI’s Thermal Mass Flow Meters

    2014-08-21T15:11:00Z

    Process engineers in search of a flow measurement solution to support accurate, safe and economical nitrogen tank blanketing operations will find the ST Series Family of Flow Meters from Fluid Components International (FCI) provides a wide range of choices designed to accommodate various tank and line sizes.

  • Messer-ASU
    News

    Messer invest in Poland construction

    2014-08-07T11:16:00Z

    The largest privately managed industrial gases specialist is investing €30m to build a new production plant for air gases such as oxygen, nitrogen and argon – plus another €3m in the construction of a filling plant for technical cylinders.

  • August 2014 OJSC Uralcryomash
    Features

    OJSC Uralcryomash – 60 years of cryogenic production

    2014-07-30T05:02:00Z

    This year sees OJSC Uralcryomash, part of Uralvagonzavod Research and Production Corporation, celebrates its 60th anniversary.

  • Business deal merger
    News

    Conroe Welding Supply joins Linde network

    2014-07-24T15:32:00Z

    Linde has signed a contract to supply liquid oxygen, nitrogen and argon to Conroe Welding Supply – an independent distributor located in Conroe, Texas.

  • Praxair
    News

    Praxair expands New Mexico facility

    2014-07-11T17:03:00Z

    The company has announced it will further expand its industrial gases facilities located in Kirtland, New Mexico. The expansion will include a new nitrogen plant that will increase production capacity in 2014.

  • Kennedy Space Centre
    News

    NASA awards Linde supply deal

    2014-07-08T10:25:00Z

    The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has awarded a contract to Linde to supply liquid nitrogen and liquid oxygen to six of its research/space flight centers. 

  • Statistics graph chart
    Features

    Regional markets extra: MATHESON sees opportunities in shale gas boom

    2014-07-02T05:00:00Z

    As our global analysis explains this month, of the dynamics that the gases industry can control and capitalise on, there is cause for optimism - the energy boom and the headway in healthcare are two significant trends.

  • Growth Forecasted – For Global Life Sciences Markets and Liquid Nitrogen
    Features

    Growth Forecasted - For Global Life Sciences Markets and Liquid Nitrogen

    2013-06-11T12:00:00Z

    In today’s economy, in which metal fabrication is moving towards commoditization, life science offers specialization, value, and synergies to industrial gas companies. Life science markets are diverse and cover a broad range of applications and research including: biobanks (population based, therapeutic, and culture collections); biological repositories; environmental repositories (microbes, plants, ...

  • New Trends in Frozen Prepared Foods
    Features

    New Trends in Frozen Prepared Foods

    2012-07-16T16:43:00Z

    In today’s economic climate, many consumers who want the convenience of takeout food or the quality of dining out are turning to their local supermarkets. One way that grocery stores across the nation have begun to compete directly with restaurants is by creating ready-to-heat or ready-to-eat portion-controlled meals for consumers. ...

  • Inflating with Nitrogen Begins to Expand
    Features

    Inflating with Nitrogen Begins to Expand

    2011-07-11T15:50:00Z

    Admit it—when bottled water first hit the market you initially thought it was crazy. Your first reaction was probably, “Why pay for something that is virtually free?” Well that market exploded into the second largest segment of the consumable beverage market worth more than $10 billion annually in the US ...

  • Oh Crumb - Grinding Tires with Liquid Nitrogen
    Features

    Oh Crumb - Grinding Tires with Liquid Nitrogen

    2011-07-11T15:25:00Z

    According to a 2003 report by the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the US generates approximately 290 million scrap tires annually. Until recently, this large amount of waste has been disposed of in landfills or other types of tire piles. But with environmental legislation increasingly regarding the disposal of tires ...

  • Air Products Pioneers On-Site Supply of Ammonia
    Features

    Air Products Pioneers On-Site Supply of Ammonia

    2011-06-13T15:17:00Z

    Since Air Products ( www.airproducts.com ) first began locating its industrial gas facilities adjacent to its customers in the 1940s, the concept of “on-site” has typically been associated with bulk gases such as oxygen, nitrogen, or hydrogen. Now, however, for the first time, Air Products is building an on-site ammonia ...

  • Refrigerant Changes Make Nitrogen’s Role in the Installation and Repair of HVAC Units More Important
    Features

    Refrigerant Changes Make Nitrogen’s Role in the Installation and Repair of HVAC Units More Important

    2011-05-09T14:50:00Z

    Have you noticed the increase in demand for nitrogen from your HVAC customers? You should have. As of January 1, 2010, HVAC manufacturers are no longer permitted to produce or import residential air conditioning units designed to use R-22, the refrigerant most commonly used in residential HVAC units since the ...

  • Nitrogen Fracs Can Decrease Water Use in Amenable Geologies
    Features

    Nitrogen Fracs Can Decrease Water Use in Amenable Geologies

    2011-04-11T14:41:00Z

    The production and use of fossil fuels constitutes an extremely important part of the global economy. Both oil and natural gas are integral to any country’s domestic energy policy. In fact, based on 2009 estimates, the US is, by far, the global leader in the consumption of both oil (18.7 ...

  • The US Nitrogen Market Report
    Features

    The US Nitrogen Market Report

    2011-04-11T14:38:00Z

    Despite bumps in the economic landscape, demand for nitrogen has remained fairly steady in the US markets since our last report. In this article, we examine the sectors that have kept the nitrogen market relatively buoyant. Nitrogen production plants, including air separation units (ASUs), nitrogen distributors and suppliers, and ...

  • Nitrogen Refrigeration in Trucks Gets Reintroduced as a Climate Saver
    Features

    Nitrogen Refrigeration in Trucks Gets Reintroduced as a Climate Saver

    2009-04-20T16:19:00Z

    The idea of nitrogen refrigeration systems in trucks is not new. The Polarstream refrigerated truck was put on the market in 1961 by the Linde Division of Union Carbide and was also used by the British Oxygen Company.