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    The industrial gas world in 2017 – Part 4


    As 2016 draws to a close, gas world looks ahead at what projects, plants and developments we can expect to see in the industrial gas business in 2017. Here you can find gas world’s edited highlights, from the Asia-Pacific region.

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    Showa Denko and SK Materials in specialty gas JV


    Japanese corporation Showa Denko (SDK) and South Korean SK Materials Co., Ltd. (SKM) have joined forces in a monofluoromethane (CH 3 F) gas joint venture (JV) in a bid to meet the growing demands of the semiconductor industry.

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    Linde completes Air Liquide onsite and bulk business takeover


    Linde Korea, a member of Tier One player The Linde Group, has finalised the takeover of Air Liquide Korea’s industrial merchant and electronics onsite and liquid bulk air gases business in South Korea.

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    Daesung Industrial Gases under acquisition spotlight


    Daesung Industrial Gases, one of the biggest players in South Korea’s industrial gases market, is reportedly the subject of an auction process that would see the Goldman Sachs Group relinquish its controlling stake in the company.

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    Bestobell secures largest marine valve contract to date


    Parker Bestobell Marine has secured a nine vessel order with Daewoo Shipbuilding Marine Engineering (DSME) worth $5m – its single biggest order to date.

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    South East Asia: Home to the new Silicon Valleys?


    The global electronics business continues to grow and evolve, and the traditional home to this evolution has been San Francisco’s Silicon Valley. But with the rapid emergence of the Tiger Economies in South East Asia and the many advantages these markets offer, this tradition is being challenged by a new ...

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    Air Products invests in large ASU in South Korea


    Air Products has announced that it is to build a new large air separation unit (LASU) in Ulsan, South Korea.

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    Tier One divestment: Korean onsite and bulk business


    Linde Korea, a member of Tier One player The Linde Group, has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the onsite and bulk business of Air Liquide Korea.

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    Companies reinforce partnership to promote LNG in Korea


    Kosan Crisplant a/s and Korea LNG Solution have reinforced their business partnership after signing a long-term co-operation agreement to mutually promote liquefied natural gas (LNG) as bunker fuel in the Republic of Korea.

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    Praxair signs long-term O2 supply contract


    Praxair, Inc. has signed a long-term contract to supply industrial gases to South Korea-based Hyundai Oilbank under which it will build, own and operate four vacuum pressure swing adsorption (VPSA) plants.