Helium

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New sourcing on the horizon, demand growth optimistic

2021-09-06T15:26:00+01:00By Maura Garvey

Our assessment of the worldwide supply of helium is about 5.9 billion cubic feet (Bcf) for 2021. The pandemic took the helium business from tight to surplus supply in late March 2020 when the global economies shut down and closed borders disrupting global helium demand and supply. As economies opened ...

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Race to find North American sources

2021-09-06T15:19:00+01:00By

The global helium landscape is changing, but some companies are working to ensure helium supply stays close to home in North America.

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Is this the way…?

2021-09-06T15:12:00+01:00By

A family business located in the helium hotbed of Amarillo is hoping to transform its operation in response to a changing market. Tex-Air Gas supplies helium to welding supplies distributors across the US, and has also fueled projects like launching a box of Kentucky Fried Chicken into space and illusionist ...

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A guide to maximising helium gas allocation

2021-09-06T15:01:00+01:00By David Gailey

As the supply of helium continues to fluctuate, there is a lot of buzz about converting to hydrogen. Conversion can be a major capital expense that requires the purchase of expensive hydrogen gas generators and new piping and components, as well as hours and hours of extra work for personnel ...

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10 minutes with… Jeremy Jordan, of IACX Energy

2021-09-06T14:29:00+01:00By

How does IACX serve the helium market in North America, what involvement does it have?

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Imperial Helium Corp.

2021-09-06T14:23:00+01:00

Headquartered in Alberta, Canada, Imperial Helium Corp. (IHC) is focused on finding helium where it has already been found. IHC is identifying and capturing bypassed opportunities of known helium accumulations in Western Canadian Sedimentary Basin.

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Membrane gas separation technology

2021-09-06T14:10:00+01:00By Alex Evans

Think twice if you’ve written off helium as a gas with dwindling interest and sinking demand. Far from it! Helium is still one of the most interesting industrial gas markets in today’s marketplace. New helium exploration projects remain an exciting opportunity and over the past year, even newcomer startups have ...