What Is a VRU, and How Does a Vapor Recovery Unit Work?

In the downstream segment of oil and gas operations, it is critical to eliminate harmful vapors with potentially toxic and explosive properties from gasoline and other fuel types before the products are sold. Vapor recovery is particularly crucial as hydrocarbon storage containers may be prone to leaks via the hatches and safety valves as the […]

What Is Gas Sweetening?

Before natural gas or landfill gas can be injected into a pipeline or used in commercial applications such as CNG, Power Generation, etc. it must meet specific requirements for quality. Natural gas or landfill gas can be sweet or sour depending on the level of contaminants present. Sweet gas is favorable for transport and sale […]

GENERON Returning to Swanapalooza

GENERON is happy to announce that we will be returning to Swanapalooza for the 2019 show.  Stop by our booth to learn how our Membrane-based CO2 Removal Systems can provide an all-inclusive solution for your companies needs. GENERON is pleased to offer specific vacuum blowers and high-pressure compressor packages for landfill applications.  

GENERON at Egypt Petroleum Show

GENERON would like to announce its participation at the Egypt Petroleum Show (EGYPS). The third annual edition opened on Monday, Feburary 11th, for a 3-day session showcasing the emerging and growing importance of the region’s potential. 400 regional and international exhibiting companies from over 20 countries are welcoming over 20,000 oil and gas professional visitors. […]

Nitrogen Generator for Dry Sprinkler Systems

Sprinkler systems are a vital part of building safety and are often required under building codes. In the past, fire suppression sprinkler systems were wet systems- that is, systems where the water is contained within the pipes of the sprinkler system at all times. This type of system had several disadvantages, but the main problem […]

What Is an Autoclave, and How Does It Work?

You’ve probably heard the term “autoclave,” but what is an autoclave used for? If you’re relatively familiar with autoclaves, you probably only think about their use within one specific field. In fact, there are a surprising number of applications for autoclave technology and numerous options to make autoclaves work more efficiently. What Is an Autoclave? […]

How to Nitrogenate Beer

You hear a great deal about nitrogenated beers or “nitro” beers today. Producers from brewpubs to craft brewers to large beer brewers are interested in offering nitrogen infused beer. What are the advantages of using nitrogen beer gas rather than carbon dioxide to put effervescence into beer? What Is Nitro Beer? In a way, nitrogenation […]

What Is Modified Atmosphere Packaging and How Does it Work?

Step into any grocery store, and you see clear examples of how Modified Atmosphere Packaging is a part of our daily life. It is what helps businesses in the food and gas industries to keep costs down while ensuring quality, freshness, and long shelf life of products. The modified atmosphere packaging process is vital for […]

Oxygen vs. Nitrogen Laser Cutting: Which is Better?

Laser cutting can only produce a clean edge if you use an assist gas to blow away molten material. Traditionally, oxygen has been the gas used, but nitrogen offers many advantages for cutting steel. Explore the benefits of nitrogen cutting when working with mild steel, stainless steel, and aluminum. What is Nitrogen Cutting? Nitrogen is […]

Creating A Nitrogen Blanketing System On Tankers

Oil tankers regularly transfer millions of barrels of oil across the globe every year. Any damage or loss of these assets can lead to a dramatic loss in revenue such as with the Iranian tanker that caught fire this past January. Therefore, asset protection is a vital step any company should take to prevent such […]