Cryogas Express meets the long-haul challenge


Cryogas Express began setting new industry standards almost from the day the company commenced operation, it claims, and can now boast the first successful bulk argon delivery across 4,800 km of Southern Africa.

The cross-African adventure was undertaken for its newest customer Chemigas, situated in Nairobi, Kenya, to whom the challenge of shipping argon from South Africa previously seemed futile and very expensive.

In three previous attempts, two by sea and one by road, the company’s Isotainer transported only a total of three tonnes of usable argon – more than 40 tonnes having been lost to boil-off in transit.

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