In focus...Merchant vs. plant supply

2018-07-05T14:17:00+01:00By Kevin Baker, published in gasworld magazine

By Kevin Baker, Chief Operating Officer of Universal Industrial Gases (UIG) and former director or marketing for Air Products, North America Gases.

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Linde ASU achieves significant construction milestones


Linde North America has achieved a significant construction milestone in its progress to build its newest air separation unit (ASU) in Adel, Georgia.

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Air Liquide to invest €130m in two new ASUs


Air Liquide will invest around €130m ($150.2m) for the construction of two state-of-the-art Air Separation Units (ASUs) in Russia.

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China gas separation plants on upward curve

2018-05-28T07:00:00+01:00By Victor Leung

The annual turnover of the whole gas separation plants industry in China hit a record high of RMB 18.2bn ($2.89bn) in 2017, an increase of around 25% over 2016.

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Latest ASU utilising LNG cold in China

2018-05-25T07:57:00+01:00By Victor Leung

Guangzhou Guanggang Gases and Energy Co. Ltd has signed a cooperation agreement with the Project Department of Shenzhen LNG Co. Ltd of China National Petroleum Corporation (CNPC) for an air separation plant (ASU) utilising the coldness of LNG.


Ghani Gases schedules third ASU


Ghani Gases Ltd. has scheduled the setup of a third state-of-the-art 120 TPD ASU plant at Lahore, Pakistan.


TNSC subsidiary to construct ASU in Vietnam


Vietnam Japan Gas Joint Stock Company (VJG), the Vietnamese subsidiary of Taiyo Nippon Sanso Corporation (TNSC), is constructing a new air separation unit (ASU) in southern Vietnam.

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SIAD wins major Russian contract


SIAD Macchine Impianti (MI) has won a major order for the supply of three cryogenic air separation units (ASUs) for the Amursky Gas Processing Plant project in the region of Amur in Russia.

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World's largest oxygen production plant officially opened


Air Liquide and integrated energy and chemical company Sasol have today officially inaugurated the world’s largest oxygen (O2) production plant in South Africa.


Airgas expands presence in California


Airgas, an Air Liquide company, is increasing its presence in California with the construction of a new liquid carbon dioxide (CO2) production facility and the expansion of an air separation unit (ASU).

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Work set to begin on $100m expansion to Linde’s Delaware plant


Construction work is expected to begin this spring on the $100m upgrade to Linde LLC’s industrial gases plant in Delaware, US, which will see its merchant liquid and gaseous product production capabilities increased.

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Air Products awarded Samsung Electronics' contract


Air Products is to build several large air separation units (ASUs), hydrogen (H2) and compressed dry air plants and a bulk specialty gas supply yard in Western China as part of a contract with Samsung Electronics’.


China industrial gas industry starts 2018 with big orders

2018-02-01T16:11:00+00:00By Victor Leung

Kaifeng Air Separation Group (KFAS), based in Kaifeng city of Henan province of China, has signed a contract for two sets of 60000 Nm3/h air separation plant - a big order for the start of 2018.

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