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    A marker in microbulk

    2019-12-06T06:00:00Z

    Reflecting on Taylor-Wharton’s latest investment in Malaysia, by Rob Cockerill. 

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    Smart industry

    2019-12-06T06:00:00Z

    So much is written about Industry 4.0 and digitisation, that it’s easy to get lost in all the trends and terminologies.

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    High pressure ethane fuelling

    2019-12-06T06:00:00Z

    How to stay one step ahead in the fields of technology and innovation. 

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    Cryogenic tanks

    2019-12-06T06:00:00Z

    The beam tank design has been a staple of UK-based bulk liquid tank manufacturer UBH International since the late 1980s, when engineers first came up with a revolutionary design to maximise structural integrity whilst trying to create something that would have the unique selling point of being one of the ...

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    In focus… Safety and compliance

    2019-12-06T06:00:00Z

    The gases industry is built upon a paradigm of safety, of the Zero Ambition, and layer upon layer of invaluable regulation. 

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    Safety and compliance

    2019-12-06T06:00:00Z

    Safety is the result of hard work, training and discipline, enthuses Nippon Gases Europe in an exclusive for gasworld.

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    Bulk transportation: Mobile pipelines on the rise

    2019-12-06T06:00:00Z

    There can be little doubt that the last few years has seen a sharp increase in the use of hydrogen fuel cell vehicles, particularly in public transport but also increasingly in freight, maritime and private transport as well.

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    Christmas presents – industrial gas style

    2019-12-02T12:47:00Z

    Putting together a Christmas wish list is one of the most exciting parts of the holiday season, but this year did you think twice about whether industrial gas-related items were among your desired gifts?

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    Who likes a low-down, lousy, leaking pump seal?

    2019-12-02T06:00:00Z

    Part one: How to extend the life of your cryogenic centrifugal pump seal.

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    Increasing rental revenue using cylinder tracking

    2019-12-02T06:00:00Z

    Recent reporting has shown that Amazon uses the data it collects from its online marketplace of third party sellers to learn what products are the most popular and profitable. It then private labels these products as AmazonBasics and sells them directly going forward.

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    FasTest: developing new customer-driven solutions

    2019-12-02T06:00:00Z

    Creating innovative new product solutions for compressed gas distributors takes experience and creativity. Listening for articulated and unarticulated needs of the industry can highlight opportunities to solve real problems that move the industry forward. However, understanding those needs or pain points can be a complex problem which requires creativity, ingenuity, ...

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    Customized collaboration yields substantial results

    2019-12-02T06:00:00Z

    What sets gas distributors apart is often the added value that they provide their customers. It can be helping to increase efficiency to reduce gas usage or providing turnkey solutions for seemingly complicated problems. In today’s world, being able to creatively solve problems can be the deciding factor in sustaining ...

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    More than just keeping up appearances

    2019-12-02T06:00:00Z

    Brio Services, the industrial painting contractor, has had an especially busy year with its involvement in the rebranding of Linde assets to Messer and has grown in employees to meet the demand of work.

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    Weldcoa has found a Hero for 2020

    2019-12-02T06:00:00Z

    Hector Villarreal, Weldcoa President, explains why the Hero argon maximizer can save the day. 

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    Equipment and technology trends in 2019

    2019-12-02T06:00:00Z

    The equipment and technology that enables the safe and efficient distribution of industrial, medical and specialty gases is critical to the development and growth of the industrial gas industry.

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    Greenhouse gas recovery

    2019-11-11T06:00:00Z

    Why innovative technologies could not only reduce industrial emissions, but also strengthen the profitability of your CO2 emitting plants, says Germany’s CRYOTEC. 

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    The value of dry ice

    2019-11-11T06:00:00Z

    Cold chain management with dry ice can be used for the transportation of all products that need to have their temperature controlled, using dry transportation. With the use of dry ice, all five temperature standards (deep freeze, frozen, chill, pharmaceutical and banana) can be met for product transportation.

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    Food chilling and freezing

    2019-11-11T06:00:00Z

    In a world of time-starved and convenience-seeking consumers, more people than ever are swapping buying their groceries in-store in favour of ordering their food shopping from the comfort of their sofa.

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    Process gases: Leading the search for sustainable alternatives

    2019-11-11T06:00:00Z

    Throughout this year gasworld has covered ‘Helium Shortage 3.0’ with reports of price increases of up to 100%. Such price volatility is a real incentive to search for sustainable alternatives!

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    In focus… Purification technologies (CO2)

    2019-11-11T06:00:00Z

    Carbon dioxide (CO2) is produced for the beverage industry as a by-product, or co-product, of numerous industrial processes such as combustion, fermentation, ammonia, hydrogen production, and chemical and refinery operations.