October 2017

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    Air Products and NSPE sign exclusive long-term relationship agreement


    Air Products and NIPPON STEEL SUMIKIN Pipeline Engineering Co. Ltd. (NSPE) have signed an exclusive long-term relationship agreement to jointly pursue hydrogen (H2) fuelling station opportunities in Japan.

  • United Kingdom, Europe

    North West hydrogen cluster could ‘boost regional economy by £1.6bn’


    The creation of a North West hydrogen (H2) cluster in England could boost the regional economy by £1.6bn ($2.1bn), create over 2,300 peak jobs, reduce carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions and help improve the region’s air quality, according to a new report commissioned by Peel.

  • welding construction

    TNSC expanding SANARC brand overseas


    Taiyo Nippon Sanso Corporation (TNSC) is focusing on developing welding products, including the production and sale of the SANARC brand of premixed welding gas in Singapore, according to The Gas Review.

  • business deal, merger, acquisition

    Plug Power announces European deal


    Plug Power Inc., has announced a new agreement with Toyota Material Handling Norway (Toyota) to provide hydrogen (H2) fuel cells to Asko, Norway’s largest convenience goods wholesaler.

  • Dollars finance statistics

    ‘Satisfactory’ third quarter for Nel ASA


    Nel ASA reported revenues in the third quarter of 2017 of NOK 111.7m ($13.7m) compared to NOK 24.4m ($3m) in the Q3 of 2016, following the integration of Proton OnSite and increased overall interest for integrated hydrogen solutions.

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    Huntingdon Fusion Techniques expands range


    Huntingdon Fusion Techniques (HFT®) has broadened its Flexible Welding Enclosures® range to include purpose designed and manufactured models to meet the needs of research and production entities internationally.

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    Air Products to highlight new technology


    Air Products will highlight its latest Cleanfire® oxy-fuel burners with optional remote monitoring capabilities at the 78th Conference on Glass Problems in Columbus, Ohio, from 6th to 9th November.

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    Tangshan Railway Vehicle Company commences hydrogen powered tram trial


    CRRC Tangshan Railway Vehicle Company (TRC) is trialling Ballard Power System’s fuel cell low floor on the Chinese Railway Headstream Tour tram line in Tangshan City, which is located in China’s Hebei Province.

  • Japan

    Recovery of SF6 in focus for Taiyo Nippon Sanso


    According to The Gas Review, Taiyo Nippon Sanso Higashikanto performs the recovery of sulphur hexafluoride (SF6), used as an insulating gas in electrical transformers and other devices throughout Japan. They handle between 400 and 500 orders a year.

  • Financial analysis

    Air Products records strong 2017


    Air Products has reported strong fiscal 2017 fourth quarter (Q4) and full-year results, including a 64% rise in reported GAAP net income over the same period the prior year.