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  • BigHit-2-900x600
    News

    Calvera provides trailer trucks for BIG HIT

    2018-05-30T10:40:00Z

    Calvera’s equipment for the transport of high pressure gases by road has been key to the European BIG HIT Project (Building Innovative Green Hydrogen Systems in an Isolated Territory: a pilot for Europe), which was launched in the Scottish Orkney archipelago.

  • eiga
    Features

    Transport safety

    2018-01-03T10:20:00Z

    The transportation of gases and equipment by road can often be the highest risk activity for gas companies and their providers of transport services, and this is something that the European Industrial Gases Association (EIGA) is exploring this January (2018).

  • Road
    News

    Government launches review on red diesel usage

    2017-03-09T10:15:00Z

    Chancellor of the Exchequer reviews the use of red diesel to help improve Britain’s air quality

  • snowy road
    Features

    Driving tips

    2016-11-01T07:00:00Z

    Genox Transportation, Inc. believes that people are interested in learning more, improving their ability to perform their jobs, and being the very best that they can be. Here, the company shares its tips for transport safety and performance with gasworld (US Edition).

  • weldship texas trailer
    Features

    Weight distribution optimization

    2016-11-01T07:00:00Z

    When it comes to tank trailers, every pound counts. Not only that, the location of every pound counts. When you reach the weight limit for an axle or set of axles, you have to stop loading whether or not you have capacity left elsewhere, so you want to be sure ...

  • copyright moffett delivering gas cylinders
    Features

    Optimizing cylinder distribution

    2016-11-01T07:00:00Z

    As we approach the end of 2016, it proved to be another year of change for the packaged gas industry. With the Airgas acquisition by Air Liquide, the industry continues, what has been the norm for decades, its practice of consolidation.

  • copyright nex air
    Features

    Smart Ship is smart business

    2016-11-01T07:00:00Z

    Mike Enders, nexAir Executive Vice President of Operations, discusses the nexAir Smart Ship program, a novel distribution system that provides customers with next-day – and in some cases, same-day – delivery of gases and supplies. 

  • jbk3
    Features

    Interview – Kenan Advantage Group

    2016-11-01T07:00:00Z

    In this issue, gas world takes a look at a critical part of the industrial gas supply chain – transportation. Here, Agnes Baker interviews the Merchant Gas Group and talks all things transportation.

  • alt wheels fleet
    Features

    AltWheels Fleet Day (2016) review

    2016-11-01T07:00:00Z

    AltWheels Fleet Day is the largest meeting of corporate and municipal Fleet Managers on the East Coast. On September 19, gasworld attended the 11th annual Fleet Day event in Norwood, Massachusetts, to learn about the latest in fleet transportation technologies, alternative fuels, fleet management practices, and in particular, the how ...

  • 2016 new year celebration
    News

    H&H Sales Company marks 65 years

    2016-01-14T22:11:00Z

    H H specializes in manufacturing and distributing custom service and delivery truck bodies, custom steel fabrications and other truck/van equipment and accessories.

  • GOFA-Hassan
    News

    Adel Hassan changes to GOFA

    2014-10-03T12:23:00Z

    The tanker vehicle construction specialist has returned to the Lower Rhine area of Germany when Mr. Hassan became a member of GOFA from October 1 st .

  • Cryogenic container liquid nitrogen
    News

    Kryooprema enters Gulf region

    2014-07-21T10:04:00Z

    The Serbian cryogenic manufacturer has secured the first orders to supply vertical bulk, transportable pallet and horizontal tanks to the Gulf region – which is a new market for the company.

  • Turbines Incorporated’s Integrated System for Cryogenic Delivery
    Features

    Spotlight on Technology - Turbines Incorporated’s Integrated System for Cryogenic Delivery

    2013-12-10T12:00:00Z

    Focusing on simplicity and efficiency proves to be essential for success in the cryogenic gas distribution market. Investing in a truck-integrated delivery system that clearly and simply provides a real-time status of flow parameters can assist with faster delivery times, reduce readout errors, and preserve costly equipment. Systems like these ...

  • High Horsepower Summit 2013
    Features

    A Conference & Trade Show Report

    2013-11-15T12:00:00Z

    The High Horsepower (HHP) Summit 2013 commenced with pre-conference tours on Monday, September 16 at the Caterpillar Lafayette Engine Center in Lafayette, Indiana, and the Electro-Motive Diesel LaGrange Engine Facility in LaGrange, Illinois. As the windy city became the rainy city, the Summit officially opened on September 17 in Chicago’s ...

  • Working Toward 100 More Years of Self-Regulation
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    Working Toward 100 More Years of Self-Regulation

    2013-08-08T12:00:00Z

    The Compressed Gas Association (CGA) ( cganet.com ) was established in 1913 to promote industry self-regulation and to develop new safety standards in response to technical advances. Today, the compressed gas industry (industry) can look back on a century of successful self-regulation that has driven exceptional safety performance. As CGA ...

  • Spotlight on Technology – Tube Trailer Acoustic Emission Testing
    Features

    Spotlight on Technology - Tube Trailer Acoustic Emission Testing

    2013-07-09T12:00:00Z

    DOT pressures vessels (tubes) require periodic inspections to evaluate the integrity and safety of each vessel. After years of use over land and sea, it is important that authorized holders of Requalification Identification Numbers (RIN) conduct a thorough examination of each vessel. There are several non-destructive test methods used for ...

  • High Horsepower Summit 2012
    Features

    High Horsepower Summit 2012

    2012-12-10T12:00:00Z

      From September 26–28, 845 registered attendees representing high horsepower industry sectors including rail, marine, mining, drilling, earthmoving, and power generation gathered at the Royal Sonesta Hotel in Houston, Texas, to examine the potential of natural gas for fueling high horsepower (HHP) operations. 

  • 2012 Alternative Clean Transportation Expo
    Features

    2012 Alternative Clean Transportation Expo

    2012-08-13T16:56:00Z

    There is a buzz in the transportation sector and it’s all about natural gas (NG). The industrial gas business, and its related production, distribution, and applications businesses, develop, design, and build equipment directly applicable to compressed natural gas (CNG) and liquefied natural gas (LNG) powered transportation. 

  • Cold Success – GenOx Transportation Growing with Demand for Cryogenic Gases
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    Cold Success - GenOx Transportation Growing with Demand for Cryogenic Gases

    2012-08-13T16:55:00Z

    Cryogenic hauler GenOx Transportation Inc. ( genoxtransportation.com ) operates in one of the smallest niches within the tank truck industry. However, that doesn’t mean the management team has small dreams and goals. In fact, quite the opposite is true. Launched 10 years ago, the Houston, Texasbased carrier has grown at ...

  • Best Practices for Fleet Management
    Features

    Delivering the Goods - Best Practices for Fleet Management

    2011-08-15T16:34:00Z

    The distribution of bulk liquids and compressed gases is a complex and critical part of the gas supply chain. According to Fleet Owner estimates (February 2011, www.fleet owner.com ), there are over 4,000 bulk rigs in the US encompassing tractors, trailers, tankers, and tube trailers. Industrial gas companies manage ...