Engineering News | Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/chemicals-1 Sat, 23 Mar 2019 17:26:49 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Sasol donates $250 000 to those hit by tropical cyclone Idai http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sasol-donates-250-000-to-those-hit-by-tropical-cyclone-idai-2019-03-22 African News Agency HUMANITARIAN AID Fri, 22 Mar 2019 10:49:00 +0200 514965 1553245851 1553244540 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Omnia expects positive full-year revenue growth but lower earnings http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/omnia-expects-positive-full-year-revenue-growth-but-lower-earnings-2019-03-20 Tasneem Bulbulia CHEMICALS Wed, 20 Mar 2019 16:05:00 +0200 514849 1553090794 1553090700 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Fluor JV completes EPC work at Sasol’s US petrochem complex http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fluor-jv-completes-epc-work-at-sasols-us-petrochem-complex-2019-03-20 Marleny Arnoldi PETROCHEMICALS Wed, 20 Mar 2019 11:11:00 +0200 514783 1553073207 1553073060 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Ascendis Health records strengthened interim gross margin http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ascendis-health-records-strengthened-interim-gross-margin-2019-03-18 Tasneem Bulbulia HEALTH Mon, 18 Mar 2019 16:06:00 +0200 514598 1552918071 1552917960 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Egyptian business giving great importance to South Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/egyptian-business-giving-great-importance-to-south-africa-2019-03-15 Rebecca Campbell Trade and Investment Fri, 15 Mar 2019 12:24:00 +0200 514431 1552645822 1552645440 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000787662_resized_egyptianpetrochemicalscompanyplantepc1022.jpg An Egyptian petrochemical plant 511 287 Radioisotope maker faces heavy losses this year but should regain market share http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/radioisotope-maker-faces-heavy-losses-this-year-but-should-regain-market-share-2019-03-15 Rebecca Campbell Nuclear Fri, 15 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 513318 1552313823 1552600800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Africa's biggest drugmaker falls most on record on sale delay http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/africas-biggest-drugmaker-falls-most-on-record-on-sale-delay-2019-03-08 Bloomberg PHARMACEUTICALS Fri, 08 Mar 2019 11:51:00 +0200 513748 1552040489 1552038660 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Two new liquid analysers added http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/two-new-liquid-analysers-added-2019-03-08 Thabi Madiba Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals Fri, 08 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 512443 1551767078 1551996000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000783213_resized_internetofthings10181022.jpg NEW TECHNOLOGIES This new solution also facilitates connection to the cloud and an industrial Internet of Things environment for improved field maintenance. 511 287 Rolfes investigating nanotechnology paints to diversify business http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rolfes-investigating-nanotechnology-paints-to-diversify-business-2019-03-08 Schalk Burger Nanotechnology Fri, 08 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 511448 1552035676 1551996000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Energy outlook sees GDP doubling by 2040 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/energy-outlook-sees-gdp-doubling-by-2040-2019-03-08 Thabi Madiba Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals Fri, 08 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 512417 1551767078 1551996000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Waipec focuses more on sub-Saharan Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/waipec-focuses-more-on-sub-saharan-africa-2019-03-08 Thabi Madiba Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals Fri, 08 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 512010 1551767075 1551996000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000782220_resized_bankanthonyokoroaforopeningaddressatwaipec20191022.jpg BANK ANTHONY OKOROAFOR Gas should be an opportunity to create a viable economy and a vibrant way of growing Nigeria’s gross domestic product 511 287 Gas discovery potential indicator of more local resources http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gas-discovery-potential-indicator-of-more-local-resources-2019-03-08 Thabi Madiba Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals Fri, 08 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 511820 1551767078 1551996000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000781816_resized_brulpaddadrillingrigodfjellallrightsreserved1022.jpg GAME CHANGER Brulpadda was drilled in a challenging deep-water environment 511 287 Hydrogen essential for chemicals sector http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/hydrogen-essential-for-chemicals-sector-2019-03-08 Thabi Madiba Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals Fri, 08 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 512310 1551767077 1551996000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000782847_resized_ianfraser1022.jpg IAN FRASER There are adequate, cost-effective solutions for generating high-volume hydrogen locally available 511 287 Pumps range eliminates leakage of corrosive chemicals http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pump-range-eliminates-leakage-of-corrosive-chemicals-2019-03-08 Thabi Madiba Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals Fri, 08 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 512225 1551767076 1551996000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000782652_resized_verdermagpumpverderpumpssouthafrica02171022.jpg ONE OF A KIND Vedermag is the only magnetic drive pump that can handle up to 20% solids 511 287 UCT academic wins global chemical engineers award http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/uct-academic-wins-global-chemical-engineers-award-2019-03-07 Tasneem Bulbulia CHEMICALS Thu, 07 Mar 2019 12:18:00 +0200 513580 1551954183 1551953880 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000785621_resized_rwuctdyllonrandall0320191022.jpg University of Cape Town academic Dr Dyllon Randall 511 287 Chemicals sector crucial for South Africa's industrialisation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/chemical-sector-crucial-to-industrialisation-sustainability-focus-can-accelerate-growth-2019-03-06 Schalk Burger CHEMICALS Wed, 06 Mar 2019 10:32:00 +0200 513437 1551863344 1551861120 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Necsa is a going concern but this could change, MPs told http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/necsa-is-a-going-concern-but-this-could-change-mps-told-2019-03-05 African News Agency Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals Tue, 05 Mar 2019 12:45:00 +0200 513328 1551788807 1551782700 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000785139_resized_necsalogo1022.jpg 511 287 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http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/aeci-posts-record-profit-from-operations-for-fy18-2019-02-26 Tasneem Bulbulia CHEMICALS Tue, 26 Feb 2019 11:47:00 +0200 512638 1551192760 1551174420 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 CSIR showcases medicine dispensing robot's capabilities http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/csir-showcases-medicine-dispensing-robots-capabilities-2019-02-25 Tasneem Bulbulia TECHNOLOGY Mon, 25 Feb 2019 16:28:00 +0200 512586 1551169695 1551104880 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000783609_resized_csirmedicinerobot21022.jpg The pharmacy automation robot for medicine dispensing 511 287 Sasol to accelerate portfolio ‘simplification’ as review of 100 assets nears completion http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sasol-to-accelerate-portfolio-simplification-as-review-of-100-assets-nears-completion-2019-02-25 Terence Creamer CORPORATE ACTIVITY Mon, 25 Feb 2019 14:55:00 +0200 512572 1551362722 1551099300 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Recorded: 25.2.2019 Sasol half-year profit rises http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sasol-half-year-profit-rises-2019-02-25 Reuters PETROCHEMICALS Mon, 25 Feb 2019 09:47:00 +0200 512510 1551081068 1551080820 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000783370_resized_sasol1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Adcock’s H1 trading profit rises 17% y/y to R485m http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/adcocks-h1-trading-profit-rises-17-yy-to-r485m-2019-02-21 Marleny Arnoldi PHARMACEUTICAL Thu, 21 Feb 2019 16:41:00 +0200 512385 1550761008 1550760060 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Africa has opportunity to supply more gas to China http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/africa-has-opportunity-to-supply-more-gas-to-china-2019-02-18 Marleny Arnoldi ENERGY Mon, 18 Feb 2019 16:57:00 +0200 511933 1550556739 1550501820 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Adcock Ingram, Cipla awarded portions of State’s ARV tender http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/adcock-ingram-cipla-awarded-portions-of-states-arv-tender-2019-02-18 Tasneem Bulbulia PHARMACEUTICALS Mon, 18 Feb 2019 16:27:00 +0200 511924 1550500119 1550500020 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Africa must have clear plan for using its gas reserves http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/africa-must-have-clear-plan-for-using-its-gas-reserves-2019-02-18 Marleny Arnoldi ENERGY Mon, 18 Feb 2019 15:59:00 +0200 511919 1550499147 1550498340 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Sasol achieves beneficial operation of first Lake Charles production unit http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sasol-achieves-beneficial-operation-of-first-lake-charles-production-unit-2019-02-13 Simone Liedtke PETROCHEMICALS Wed, 13 Feb 2019 15:42:00 +0200 511489 1550065363 1550065320 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Sasol expects higher H1 earnings, but warns of Lake Charles cost increase http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sasol-expects-higher-h1-earnings-but-warns-of-lake-charles-cost-increase-2019-02-08 Nadine James OIL & GAS Fri, 08 Feb 2019 15:39:00 +0200 511064 1549633833 1549633140 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Omnia group FD Wayne Koonin resigns http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/omnia-group-fd-wayne-koonin-resigns-2019-02-04 Marleny Arnoldi CORPORATE ACTIVITY Mon, 04 Feb 2019 16:50:00 +0200 510524 1549292224 1549291800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 New board has important issues to consider regarding Necsa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-board-has-important-issues-to-consider-regarding-necsa-2019-01-18 Rebecca Campbell Nuclear Fri, 18 Jan 2019 00:00:00 +0200 507364 1547542584 1547762400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Worst-performing South African stock gets bid for crown jewel http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/worst-performing-south-african-stock-gets-bid-for-crown-jewel-2019-01-15 Bloomberg MEDICAL & PHARMACEUTICAL Tue, 15 Jan 2019 10:01:00 +0200 508542 1547539749 1547539260 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Cerba, Lancet are said to agree Africa deal for $123m http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cerba-lancet-are-said-to-agree-africa-deal-for-123m-2019-01-11 Bloomberg MEDICAL Fri, 11 Jan 2019 14:52:00 +0200 508346 1547454268 1547211120 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000774242_resized_medicallaboratorybloomberg1022.jpg 511 287 Pharmaceutical giant Mylan acquires ARV drugs manufacturing plant in South Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pharmaceutical-giant-mylan-acquires-arv-drugs-manufacturing-plant-in-south-africa-2019-01-08 African News Agency PHARMACEUTICALS Tue, 08 Jan 2019 10:56:00 +0200 507956 1546938254 1546937760 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 New Necsa board has important issues to consider http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-necsa-board-has-important-issues-to-consider-2018-12-11 Rebecca Campbell NUCLEAR Tue, 11 Dec 2018 16:27:00 +0200 507256 1544778808 1544538420 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000771879_resized_robadam103071022duane.jpg Necsa chairperson Dr Rob Adam 511 287