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    The business of helium

    2022-01-17T13:16:00Z

    An exploration of the past, present and future business models in the world of helium, from Art Anderson.

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    The ever-changing helium supply chain

    2022-01-17T13:11:00Z

    Gaining peace of mind with remote telemetry, by ANOVA’s Kevin Lynch.

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    McDermott wins contract for QatarEnergy LNG project

    2022-01-04T12:00:00Z

    The State of Qatar’s liquefied natural gas (LNG) production capacity is set to skyrocket from 77 million tonnes per annum (mtpa) to 126 mtpa following QatarEnergy’s awarding of an engineering, procurement, construction, and installation (EPCI) contract to energy industry solutions company McDermott Middle East (McDermott).

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    Editor’s Picks: My Top 10 from 2021

    2021-12-22T08:00:00Z

    gasworld Global Managing Editor Rob Cockerill counts down his top 10 stories of the industrial gas year. In at number 10, the story that’s kept giving over the last decade – a supply chain that’s walked a perennial tightrope of supply and demand but has a whole new era unfolding ...

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    Nakilat receives newbuild LNG carrier

    2021-10-27T08:45:00Z

    Qatari shipping company Nakilat has taken delivery of its third of four liquefied natural gas (LNG) newbuild carriers to be delivered to Global Shipping Co. Ltd., a joint venture between Nakilat and Maran Ventures Inc.

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    Qatar Petroleum ink 15-year LNG supply deal with CPC, Taiwan

    2021-07-09T08:56:00Z

    A Sales and Purchase Agreement 1.25 million tonnes per annum (MTPA) of liquefied natural gas (LNG) was signed today, the 9 th of July 2021, by Saad Sherida Al-Kaabi, the Minister of State for Energy Affairs, President and CEO, Qatar Petroleum, and Shun-Chin Lee, President and Acting Chairman, CPC. ...

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    Wärtsilä signs multiple LNG vessel support agreement with Nakilat

    2021-06-22T10:28:00Z

    Support agreements have been signed by technology group Wärtsilä for LNG carriers owned by Qatar-based shipping company, Nakilat.

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    Qatar Petroleum to become 100% owner of Qatargas

    2021-03-31T14:26:00Z

    Qatar Petroleum will not be renewing the Qatargas Liquefied Natural Gas Company Limited (QG1) joint venture and will become the sole owner of Qatargas from 2022.

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    Sinopec inks major LNG deal with Qatar Petroleum

    2021-03-24T11:54:00Z

    Qatar Petroleum will supply China Petroleum Chemical Corporation (Sinopec) with two million tonnes of LNG every year for a ten-year term.

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    Waiting for Amur – what’s next for helium markets?

    2021-03-08T17:15:00Z

    Since Covid-19 took a chunk out of helium demand and brought Helium Shortage 3.0 to a rather abrupt end in February 2020, there has been a relative lack of headline events impacting helium markets. The market has seen sufficient supply, the end of steep price increases and no large new ...

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    Kornbluth: Lifting Qatar embargo should improve helium logistics

    2021-01-08T14:25:00Z

    Earlier this week, Saudi Arabia announced that it was restoring diplomatic relations with Qatar and immediately lifting its air, land and sea embargo that has been in place for more than three and a half years.

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    Baker Hughes lands major LNG turbomachinery order

    2020-09-30T09:16:00Z

    Baker Hughes has landed a major LNG turbomachinery order from Qatar Petroleum for the North Field East (NFE) Project.

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    Tristar launches cryogenic transport service in GCC

    2020-08-24T10:27:00Z

    Global logistics company Tristar Group has announced its joint venture in Saudi Arabia, United Stars, has signed a long-term contract with Sharjah Oxygen Company (SOC) to transport cryogenic liquids between the UAE and Saudi Arabia.

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    Air Products to supply Qatargas with LNG technology

    2020-08-04T11:37:00Z

    Air Products has been selected to provide its proprietary AP-X® natural gas liquefaction process technology and equipment to Qatargas for the first phase of Qatar Petroleum’s LNG production expansion project in Ras Laffan, the State of Qatar.

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    Qatargas delivers first Q-Flex LNG cargo

    2020-07-01T10:15:00Z

    Qatargas has delivered the first cargo of LNG on a Q-Flex LNG carrier to the Adriatic LNG receiving terminal in Italy.

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    Qatar signs $19bn LNG deal

    2020-06-01T16:08:00Z

    Qatar Petroleum has entered into three agreements to reserve LNG ship construction capacity in the Republic of Korea for its future LNG carrier fleet requirements, including its ongoing expansion projects in the North Field and the US.

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    Coronavirus likely to impact helium

    2020-02-06T15:09:00Z

    The announcement that China National Offshore Oil Corp. (CNOOC) has declared force majeure due to the impact of coronavirus on its demand for LNG, provides a reminder that helium markets are also likely to feel at least a temporary impact from the coronavirus pandemic.

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    Europe dominates LNG import story in 2019

    2020-01-06T11:30:00Z

    Global LNG production jumped in 2019, triggering oversupply and low prices that are expected to persist in 2020, says report by Independent Commodity Intelligence Services (ICIS).

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    MENA 2019: Day one recap

    2019-12-10T10:51:00Z

    The MENA region is both a region in the midst of change and still a major land of growth for the industrial gases industry.

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    Qatar Petroleum to raise LNG production, helium potential

    2019-11-26T09:22:00Z

    State-owned Qatar Petroleum will raise Qatar’s liquefied natural gas (LNG) production capacity to 126 million tonnes per annum (mtpa) by 2027, an increase of 64% from the current 77 mtpa.