Engineering News | Chemicals http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/chemicals Mon, 20 Aug 2018 13:18:16 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Sasol says earnings down 22% in year to June http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sasol-says-earnings-down-22-in-year-to-june-2018-08-20 African News Agency CHEMICALS & PETROCHEMICALS Mon, 20 Aug 2018 08:37:00 +0200 496084 1534749017 1534747020 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Ongoing waterproofing for Innovation Hub campus http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ongoing-waterproofing-for-innovation-hub-campus-2018-08-10 Jessica Oosthuizen Chemicals Fri, 10 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 493627 1533535814 1533852000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000742563_resized_abebotswanainnovationhub08181022.jpg COMPLETE COATING The waterproofing of an expansive roof of one of the Botswana Innovation Hub campus’ new buildings is about 90% complete 511 287 New-configuration valve creates export potential http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-configuration-valve-creates-export-potential-2018-08-10 Halima Frost Chemicals Fri, 10 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 493957 1533535915 1533852000 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000743213_resized_valvesastore08181022.jpg THE MORE THE MERRIER The new hole configuration of the FK d90 industrial butterfly valve allows for better placement 511 287 Do-it-yourself works for Pratley as it turns 70 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/do-it-yourself-works-for-pratley-as-it-turns-70-2018-08-10 Schalk Burger ADHESIVES TECHNOLOGY Fri, 10 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 494355 1533535822 1533852000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000744168_resized_pratleyadhesivesceokimpratley7181022.jpg KIM PRATLEY Our laboratory provides the synergies of the business 511 287 Unique design solution for 92 Rivonia Road project http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/unique-design-solution-for-92-rivonia-road-project-2018-07-20 Melissa Zisengwe Chemicals Fri, 03 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 493222 1533214178 1533247200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000741543_resized_perisa07181022.jpg A UNIQUE CHALLENGE The project was a major challenge from a structural and architectural point of view 511 287 Solutions engender safety and reliability for chemical fasteners http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/solutions-engender-safety-and-reliability-for-chemical-fasteners-2018-08-02 Creamer Media Reporter Chemicals Thu, 02 Aug 2018 10:19:00 +0200 492991 1533205994 1533197940 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000744675_resized_rer1022.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/75521_2018-08-03_rer499-hdweb_cg.mp478217808Solutions engender safety and reliability for chemical fasteners Solutions engender safety and reliability for chemical fasteners D2M system grows its Plascon Acryline range http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/d2m-system-grows-current-plascon-acryline-range-2018-07-27 Halima Frost Chemicals Fri, 27 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 492342 1532414917 1532642400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000739475_resized_automotivekansaiplasconrainbow07181022.jpg A RAINBOW OF COLOURS Kansai Plascon’s D2M range is available in thousands of different hues 511 287 Necsa, Rosatom subsidiary partner on nuclear medicine http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/necsa-rosatom-subsidiary-partner-on-nuclear-medicine-2018-07-26 Anine Kilian NUCLEAR MEDICINE Thu, 26 Jul 2018 15:23:00 +0200 493926 1532615773 1532611380 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000743206_resized_phumziletshelanekelvinkemmanddenischerednichenko1022.jpg Necsa CEO Phumzile Tshelane, Necsa chairperson Dr Kelvin Kemm and Rusatom Healthcare director-general Denis Cherednichenko 511 287 AECI achieves strong H1 performance http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/aeci-achieves-strong-h1-performance-2018-07-25 Anine Kilian CHEMICALS Wed, 25 Jul 2018 16:51:00 +0200 493775 1532531254 1532530260 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Entire world to benefit from cheaper TB drug http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/entire-world-to-benefit-from-cheaper-tb-drug-2018-07-25 African News Agency PHARMACEUTICALS Wed, 25 Jul 2018 09:23:00 +0200 493583 1532511021 1532503380 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Electricity interruptions impact on Sasol’s FY18 production performance http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/electricity-interruptions-impact-on-sasols-fy18-production-performance-2018-07-20 Marleny Arnoldi PETROCHEMICALS Fri, 20 Jul 2018 14:21:00 +0200 493233 1532089407 1532089260 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000741559_resized_secundagenview73892medres.jpg 511 340 New zero-discharge chemical production facility opens in Pomona http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-zero-discharge-veolia-chemical-production-facility-opens-in-pomona-2018-07-20 Schalk Burger Water Treatment Fri, 20 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 492239 1531809819 1532037600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000739260_resized_veoliapomonamobilewatertreatmenttruck07181022.jpg MOBILE WATER TREATMENT PLANT The 4x4 mobile water treatment plant purifies water from any available source for remote communities 511 287 Sappi to build xylitol, furfural production demo plant http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sappi-to-build-xylitol-furfural-production-demo-plant-2018-07-18 Creamer Media Reporter PULP & PAPER Wed, 18 Jul 2018 16:51:00 +0200 492967 1531925651 1531925460 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Company demonstrates gas control products at expo http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-demonstrates-gas-control-products-at-expo-2018-06-21 Paige Müller Chemicals Fri, 06 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 490407 1530541317 1530828000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000734791_resized_airgasfumeanddustcontrolfrigair201806181022.jpg FRIGAIR EXHIBITION The Frigair Exhibition is currently Africa's largest heating, energy, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration exhibition 511 287 Company extends offering http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-extends-offering-2018-06-22 Paige Müller Chemicals Fri, 06 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 490549 1530541317 1530828000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000735156_resized_airgasfumesmsaxcellgasdetector06181022.jpg INCREASED RELIABILITY MSA's new technology increases hazardous gas detection reliability boosting safety on-site and reducing operational costs 511 287 Emergency rescue mask available in Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/emergency-rescue-mask-available-in-africa-2018-06-20 Paige Müller Chemicals Fri, 06 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 490279 1530541317 1530828000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000734455_resized_airgasfumeanddustcontroldromexmaskonguy061810221.jpg EASE OF APPLICATION The Duram escape mask makes use of a pull-over hood design making application in emergency situations easy and fast 511 287 Tank blanketing provides security for flammable liquid storage http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tank-blanketing-provides-security-for-flammable-liquid-storage-2018-06-21 Paige Müller Chemicals Fri, 06 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 490406 1530541317 1530828000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000734778_resized_airgasfumeanddustcontrolenergastankblanketingvalve06181022.jpg TANK BLANKETING Blanketing can reduce evaporation of the stored product and protects the tank from structural corrosion damage caused by air and moisture 511 287 Chemicals factory to support value chain opened in Maluti-a-Phofong SEZ http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/chemicals-factory-to-support-value-chain-opened-in-maluti-a-phofong-sez-2018-07-06 Schalk Burger Chemicals Fri, 06 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 490934 1530541319 1530828000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000735930_resized_kevalichemicalsfactorylaunchedinharrismithinpartnershipwithidcdti06181022.jpg KEVALI FACTORY IN HARRISMITH Visitors and dignitaries tour the new chemicals factory in July 511 287 Shondoni to help sustain Sasol's Secunda Complex until 2050 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/offcial-shondoni-opening-to-sustain-secunda-complex-til-2050-2018-07-05 Nadine James COAL Thu, 05 Jul 2018 13:40:00 +0200 491821 1530886629 1530790800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000738397_resized_shondoniopening01050718nadine1022.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/75217_2018-07-06_sasol1.1_-_hd_web.mp420991379Sasol joint president and CEO Bongani Nqwababa discusses the Mine Replacement Programme and the Shondoni Colliery, the opening of which was attended by Mineral Resources Minister Gwede Mantashe. Video and editing: Nicholas Boyd. Sasol joint president and CEO Bongani Nqwababa discusses the Mine Replacement Programme and the Shondoni Colliery, the opening of which was attended by Mineral Resources Minister Gwede Mantashe. Video and editing: Nicholas Boyd. Veolia's new South African chemical production facility offers improved cost competitiveness http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-zero-discharge-veolia-chemical-production-facility-opens-in-pomona-2018-06-29 Schalk Burger CHEMICAL PRODUCTION Fri, 29 Jun 2018 10:40:00 +0200 491234 1530543418 1530261600 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Omnia lifts FY18 profit by 12% y/y http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/omnia-lifts-fy18-profit-by-12-yy-2018-06-26 Anine Kilian MINING/AGRICULTURE/CHEMICALS Tue, 26 Jun 2018 16:57:00 +0200 490912 1530190099 1530025020 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000735891_resized_adriaandelangeomniagroupmd0618creamermedia1022.jpg Adriaan de Lange 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/75045_2018-06-26_omnia_-_hd_web.mp425802793Omnia CEO Adriaan de Lange talks about the group's profitable financial year Omnia CEO Adriaan de Lange talks about the group's profitable financial year Ascendis to sell noncore assets in South Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ascendis-to-sell-noncore-assets-in-south-africa-2018-06-25 Anine Kilian PHARMACEUTICALS Mon, 25 Jun 2018 11:27:00 +0200 490720 1529920246 1529918820 99999999999 renay de 0 0 Solutions engender safety, reliability for chemical fasteners http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/solutions-engender-safety-reliability-for-chemical-fasteners-2018-06-22 Tasneem Bulbulia Chemicals Fri, 22 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 488832 1529389403 1529618400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000731348_resized_hiltichemicalfastenerdemonstration0518dylan1022.jpg FASTENING SOLUTION While a conventional rod depends on bonding to secure it, the HIT-Z rod is controlled instead by friction, thereby negating the need to clean the hole during installation 511 287 Emission abatement technology could drive industrialisation – EPCM Global http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/emission-abatement-technology-could-drive-industrialisation-epcm-global-2018-06-20 Nadine James ENVIRONMENT Wed, 20 Jun 2018 09:36:00 +0200 490237 1529589286 1529480160 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Rope-access service reduces maintenance costs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rope-access-service-reduces-maintenance-costs-2018-05-30 Paige Müller Chemicals Fri, 15 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 488113 1528711297 1529013600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000729637_resized_chemicalsandpetrochemicalsskyriderstankrepair05181022.jpg ACCESS REMAINS COSTLY Petrochemical plants are spending a disproportionate amount of their maintenance budgets trying to access areas that require maintenance 511 287 Consciousness needed for chemical use http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/environmentally-conscious-chemical-usage-in-refrigeration-2018-05-31 Paige Müller Chemicals Fri, 15 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 488250 1528711297 1529013600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000729946_resized_chemicalsandpetrochemicalsagasr3205181022.jpg ENVIROMENTALLY INNOVATIVE COMPOUND R32 has higher pressures than many mainstream refrigerants, in addition to mild flammability 511 287 Improved quality and productivity reduce production costs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/improved-quality-and-productivity-reduce-production-costs-2018-06-15 Halima Frost Chemicals Fri, 15 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 488179 1528711298 1529013600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000729758_resized_weldingafroxmiller06181022.jpg MULTIPURPOSE PIPE WELDING SOLUTION Miller Electric’s PipeWorx process improves quality and productivity 511 287 Industry body assumes consultancy role in DHET initiative http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/industry-body-assumes-consultancy-role-in-dhet-initiative-2018-06-15 Halima Frost Chemicals Fri, 15 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 488353 1528711298 1529013600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000730130_resized_weldingsaiwblake06181022.jpg SEAN BLAKE A good skills set, local labor and governments investment are what is needed 511 287 Carbon-content waste disposal rethought http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/carbon-content-waste-disposal-rethought-2018-05-30 Paige Müller Chemicals Fri, 15 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 488187 1528711297 1529013600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000729781_resized_chemicalsandpetrochemicalsinterwaste05181022.jpg WASTE-DERIVED FUEL Interwaste has invested a significantly in the development of alternative waste solutions aimed at turning harmful waste into waste-derived fuel 511 287 Company invests in new petrochemicals complex http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-invests-in-new-petrochemicals-complex-2018-05-30 Paige Müller Chemicals Fri, 15 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 488212 1528711297 1529013600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000729854_resized_capturedcarbondioxidefordmotorcompany1022.jpg INTERNATIONAL CONTRACT Qatar Petroleum has invited leading international companies to submit proposals for partnering on the development of a new Petrochemicals Complex 511 287 Electric thermometer launched for polar applications http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/electric-thermometer-launched-for-polar-applications-2018-05-30 Paige Müller Chemicals Fri, 15 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 488104 1528711297 1529013600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000729648_resized_chemicalsandpetrochemicalswikapolarthermometer0518jpg1022.jpg ELECTRICAL THERMOMETER WIKA launched an electrical thermometer capable of functioning in ambient temperatures down to -60 °C 511 287 Averda launches hazardous waste management system http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/averda-launches-hazardous-waste-management-system-2018-06-15 Nadine James Waste Management Fri, 15 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 488780 1528711299 1529013600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000731120_resized_eugenebarnardaverdasouthafricajune20181022.jpg EUGENE BARNARD The Averda TruTrak system enables clients to access automated waste-tracking and record-keeping capabilities through an online client portal 511 287 Petroleum conference renewed for a third year http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/petroleum-conference-renewed-for-a-third-year-2018-05-30 Paige Müller Chemicals Fri, 15 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 488106 1529049688 1529013600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000729644_resized_bankanthonyokoroaforspeakingatwaipec20181022.jpg BANK-ANTHONY OKOROAFOR The West African International Petroleum Exhibition and Conference will start closing the collaboration gaps within the West African region and enable it to harness its resources 511 287 Necsa has suspended radioisotope production because of a non-risk technical problem http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/necsa-has-suspended-radioisotope-production-because-of-a-non-risk-technical-problem-2018-06-06 Rebecca Campbell NUCLEAR Wed, 06 Jun 2018 11:17:00 +0200 488858 1528280317 1528276620 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000731268_resized_pelindabanuclearresearchcenter103111022duane6.jpg An aerial view of Necsa’s complex at Pelindaba, west of Pretoria 511 287 Fluor completes oxygen train project for Sasol Secunda http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fluor-completes-oxygen-train-project-for-sasol-secunda-2018-06-05 Simone Liedtke CHEMICALS AND PETROCHEMICALS Tue, 05 Jun 2018 11:03:00 +0200 488704 1528290064 1528189380 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000730886_resized_sasoloxygentrainplant062018fluor1022.jpg The Additional Oxygen Capacity Train 17 Outside Battery Limits project at Sasol’s Secunda plant 511 287 Total, Sonangol agree to increased activity in Angola http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/increased-activity-agreed-for-total-sonangol-in-angola-2018-05-29 Marleny Arnoldi OIL & GAS Tue, 29 May 2018 12:34:00 +0200 488009 1527590456 1527590040 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000729344_resized_angolanationalflag1022bloomberg.jpg Angola national flag 511 287 UCT biomedical engineers design affordable adrenaline auto-injector http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/uct-biomedical-engineers-design-affordable-adrenaline-auto-injector-2018-05-28 Anine Kilian PHARMACEUTICALS Mon, 28 May 2018 11:43:00 +0200 487872 1527502514 1527500580 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0