The US BLM storage facility has been producing at steady rates of ~2.5mmcf/d of helium consistently through August. However this belies several issues with the reliability of the facility, which is likely to have to shut-down for maintenance again over the next month or two. The BLM team has suggested that production may need to be reduced to stabilise the pressure. There is also maintenance required on one of the compressors, which could lead to a shut-down.
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