Oxygen from air separation for glass wool production

Out of thin air – Oxygen from air separation for glass wool

At temperatures over 1000 °C and with oxygen support from air separation, glass candy floss is produced, which has excellent insulating properties. The new air separation plant in Speyer extracts 260 tonnes of nitrogen and 130 tonnes of oxygen from...

/ 15. December 2020
engine test bed

The engine that is coming out of the cold

In rocket technology vacuum-insulated pipelines are used for cryogenically liquified gases     Three. Two. One. Ignition! At the German Aerospace Centre (DLR) in Lampoldshausen, engineer Gerd Brümmer is conducting tests on the current sample at a safe distance. The...

/ 21. September 2020

Hydrogen is the energy carrier of the future

In the Paris Climate Agreement, the global community decided that the economy should become greenhouse gas neutral between 2050 and 2100. In order to achieve the ambitious goals, a fundamental transformation of the energy system is necessary beyond the pure...

/ 9. April 2020

LNG propulsion on inland waterway ship “Eiger” minimizes emissions

The inland waterway ship “Eiger” has been travelling with LNG since five years. Captain Bühler has only had good experiences with it. vc was on-board.     Rudolf Bühler plays Tetris on his monitor every day. He pushes the colourful...

/ 17. July 2019

For more clean air in the harbour

With the LNG PowerPac® Becker Marine Systems has created a mobile solution for a low emission power supply that could be used world-wide. HEROSE participates on this project with several valves.     Hamburg takes another step to improve the...

/ 17. July 2019
LNG-Tankstelle

LNG for trucks is gaining momentum

In summer 2017, vc wrote about the opening of a mobile LNG filling station for trucks in Berlin, at that time the second of that kind in Germany. The filling station trailer was built by the Dutch company Cryonorm with...

/ 9. May 2019

Alarm! Quick aid for the ironworks

Only a brief production stop at Focast thanks to an unorthodox solution from HEROSE 11th November 2018, 7:47 am: the telephone of Bernt Ohlow from the technical customer services of HEROSE in Bad Oldesloe rang. On the other end: the...

/ 10. March 2019

Rejuvenation treatment of steam ice breaker Stettin

Steam ice breaker Stettin: with shut-off valves in the boiler circuit, HEROSE gets it running again

/ 6. December 2018

Warming up was yesterday – cool down is in now

In the cold chamber, the rugby players from USON NEVERS in France are increasing their performance – and that being entirely legal

/ 6. December 2018