Engineering News | Chemicals http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/chemicals Thu, 19 Oct 2017 11:51:00 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Rolfes appoints new CEO http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rolfes-appoints-new-ceo-2017-10-16 Anine Kilian APPOINTMENTS Mon, 16 Oct 2017 15:18:00 +0200 467923 1508160644 1508159880 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 UK antitrust regulator investigates South Africa's Aspen Pharmacare http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/uk-antitrust-regulator-investigates-south-africas-aspen-pharmacare-2017-10-16 Reuters PHARMACEUTICALS Mon, 16 Oct 2017 08:35:00 +0200 467812 1508135841 1508135700 1510783200 Reuters 0 0 SA weighs market opportunities as utility-scale battery storage prospects improve http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-gauging-energy-storage-growth-opportunities-yet-greater-understanding-required-2017-10-13 Mia Breytenbach ENERGY STORAGE Fri, 13 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 466624 1507624065 1507845600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000683616_resized_storage.jpg 511 287 Chamber helps Italian companies prosper in S Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/chamber-helps-italian-companies-prosper-in-s-africa-2017-10-13 Robyn Wilkinson Chemicals Fri, 13 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 465970 1507616813 1507845600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 China's top coke producer to curb output in pollution war http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/chinas-top-coke-producer-to-curb-output-in-pollution-war-2017-10-11 Reuters COAL Wed, 11 Oct 2017 14:24:00 +0200 467436 1507758930 1507724640 1510351200 Reuters 0 0 Tribunal approves settlement agreements with two chemicals companies http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tribunal-approves-settlement-agreements-with-two-chemicals-companies-2017-10-09 Anine Kilian COMPETITION MATTERS Mon, 09 Oct 2017 11:48:00 +0200 467098 1507543464 1507542480 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Sasol changes funding option to settle old BEE scheme debt http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sasol-changes-funding-option-to-settle-old-bee-scheme-debt-2017-10-09 African News Agency PETROCHEMICALS Mon, 09 Oct 2017 10:24:00 +0200 467088 1507544507 1507537440 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Exhibition marks firm’s international re-entry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/exhibition-signifies-companys-international-re-entry-2017-10-06 Simone Liedtke Chemicals Fri, 06 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 465384 1506954327 1507240800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000679378_resized_protectiveworkwear092017sweetorr1022.jpg CONTINUOUS IMPROVEMENT Sweet Orr benchmarks its continuous improvement process in order to maintain national and international quality standards 511 287 SA Competition Commission drops cancer drugs investigation against Aspen http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sa-competition-commission-drops-cancer-drugs-investigation-against-aspen-2017-10-04 African News Agency COMPETITION COMMISSION Wed, 04 Oct 2017 14:53:00 +0200 466734 1507121684 1507121580 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Small businesses remain optimistic, despite volatility and uncertainties http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/s-african-small-businesses-remain-optimistic-despite-volatility-uncertainties-2017-09-29 Mia Breytenbach SMALL BUSINESS Fri, 29 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 464689 1506412362 1506636000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000677982_resized_africancraftshopjohannesburgbloomberg1022.jpg HELPING HAND Some small business owners want the government to provide more funding and some believe government should grant tax breaks for their business 511 287 Necsa plans to restart nuclear pebble-fuel production http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/necsas-plans-to-restart-nuclear-pebble-fuel-production-find-equity-partner-for-fluorochemicals-expand-engineering-and-manufacturing-2017-09-22 Keith Campbell Nuclear Fri, 22 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 464450 1505744423 1506031200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Africa to get state-of-art HIV drugs for $75 per patient a year http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/africa-to-get-state-of-art-hiv-drugs-for-75-per-patient-a-year-2017-09-21 Reuters PHARMACEUTICALS Thu, 21 Sep 2017 11:52:00 +0200 465538 1505991135 1505987520 1508536800 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000679624_resized_pharmaceuticalsbloomberg2new.jpeg 511 287 Sasol proposes new R21bn BBBEE ownership transaction http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sasol-proposes-new-r21bn-bbbee-ownership-transaction-2017-09-20 Anine Kilian PETROCHEMICALS Wed, 20 Sep 2017 14:45:00 +0200 465450 1506002744 1505911500 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000679428_resized_unknown.jpeg Sasol joint president and CEO Stephen Cornell 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/71076_2017-09-20_sasol_-_hd_web.mp428994383Sasol joint president and CEO Stephen Cornell talks about the lessons learned from the Sasol Inzalo transaction and how the proposed new Sasol Khanyisa transaction will be different. Video and editing: Nicholas Boyd. Sasol joint president and CEO Stephen Cornell talks about the lessons learned from the Sasol Inzalo transaction and how the proposed new Sasol Khanyisa transaction will be different. Video and editing: Nicholas Boyd. Adcock Ingram acquires medical products company Genop http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/adcock-ingram-acquires-medical-products-company-genop-2017-09-12 Schalk Burger M&A Tue, 12 Sep 2017 09:19:00 +0200 464405 1505202321 1505200740 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Range of radar level transmitters extended http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/range-of-radar-level-transmitters-extended-2017-09-01 Simone Liedtke Chemicals Fri, 01 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 461906 1503989763 1504216800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000671925_resized_radarlevelmeasurement082017krohne1022.jpg RADAR LEVEL MEASUREMENT Each device has a particular target area of application 511 287 Servest acquires stake in ICT services company http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/servest-acquires-stake-in-ict-services-company-2017-09-01 Mia Breytenbach INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY Fri, 01 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 462385 1503491553 1504216800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000673101_resized_windowcleaning10813duane1022.jpg ENABLING TRANSACTION The transaction, will enable Servest to provide a seamless facility management and mobile technology offering for its growing client base 511 287 Study urges South Africa to find energy storage niche http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/study-urges-south-africa-to-find-energy-storage-niche-2017-09-01 Mia Breytenbach ENERGY Fri, 01 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 462412 1503996171 1504216800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Company showcasing opportunities that exist for local manufacturers http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-showcasing-opportunities-that-exist-for-local-manufacturers-2017-08-31 Ilan Solomons MANUFACTURING Fri, 01 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 462270 1503989765 1504216800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000673013_resized_bespokeamenities110817duane1022.jpg FINDING A GOOD MIX The company wants to create as many jobs as possible by using labour intensive processes with automated applications kept to a minimum 511 287 Necsa says second reactor would strengthen Pelindaba’s global nuclear medicine position http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africas-nuclear-corporation-planning-second-reactor-and-commercial-expansion-2017-09-01 Keith Campbell Nuclear Fri, 01 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 462351 1503996119 1504216800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000674407_resized_doubling.jpg 511 287 Ascendis appoints COO http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ascendis-appoints-coo-2017-08-31 Creamer Media Reporter APPOINTMENT Thu, 31 Aug 2017 10:52:00 +0200 463328 1504169660 1504169520 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Adcock Ingram maintains upward earnings trajectory in FY17 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/adcock-ingram-maintains-upward-earnings-trajectory-in-fy17-2017-08-25 Natasha Odendaal FINANCIAL RESULTS Fri, 25 Aug 2017 12:29:00 +0200 462779 1503907551 1503656940 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Auditors trained to assess hazardous materials transport http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/auditors-trained-to-assess-hazardous-materials-transport-2017-08-25 Dylan Slater Chemicals Fri, 25 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 461737 1503384959 1503612000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Cost-effective fire suppression product has desired impact http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cost-effective-fire-suppression-product-has-desired-impact-2017-08-25 Simone Liedtke Chemicals Fri, 25 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 461197 1503384957 1503612000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Innovative surfactants enhance firefighting http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/innovative-surfactants-enhance-waters-fire-fighting-potential-2017-08-25 Simone Liedtke Chemicals Fri, 25 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 461435 1503384957 1503612000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000670655_resized_lourensjansenvanrensburg062017icatenvironmentalsolutions1022.jpg LOURENS JANSEN VAN RENSBURG iFire is an ideal water-treatment agent to improve the wetting capability of water which, in turn, enhances its firefighting capability 511 287 Passive fire protection integral element of safety http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/passive-fire-protection-integral-element-of-safety-2017-08-25 Simone Liedtke Chemicals Fri, 25 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 461179 1503384957 1503612000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000670169_resized_fireprotecthybridsealants1022.jpg FIREPROTECT RANGE The Den Braven FireProtect range, which was launched last year, consists of products that offer a complete solution to all types of expansion joints 511 287 Sasol review may result in sale or closure of assets, but no ‘fire sale’ http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sasol-review-may-result-in-sale-or-closure-of-assets-but-no-fire-sale-2017-08-21 Terence Creamer SASOL Mon, 21 Aug 2017 16:05:00 +0200 462220 1503667349 1503324300 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000672666_resized_bonganinqwababastephencornell110220817duane.jpg Sasol joint presidents and CEOs Bongani Nqwababa and Stephen Cornell 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/70549_2017-08-21_sasol_ceo_-_hd_web.mp4115224628Sasol joint president and CEO Bongani Nqwababa speaks to Terence Creamer about the group's results, asset review, tax shock and strategic outlook. Camera Work & Editing: Nicholas Boyd & Duane Daws. Recorded: 21.8.2017 Sasol joint president and CEO Bongani Nqwababa speaks to Terence Creamer about the group's results, asset review, tax shock and strategic outlook. Camera Work & Editing: Nicholas Boyd & Duane Daws. Recorded: 21.8.2017 Sasol turns to courts after Sars slaps it with tax bills worth R12.8bn http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sasol-turns-to-courts-after-sars-slaps-it-with-tax-bills-worth-r128bn-2017-08-21 Terence Creamer TAX DISPUTE Mon, 21 Aug 2017 14:45:00 +0200 462204 1503323427 1503319500 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000672637_resized_paulvictor110220817duane.jpg Sasol CFO Paul Victor 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/70546_2017-08-21_sasol_cfo_-_hd_web.mp428430630Sasol CFO Paul Victor on the group's tax dispute with the South African Revenue Service. Camera Work & Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Recorded: 21.8.2017 Sasol CFO Paul Victor on the group's tax dispute with the South African Revenue Service. Camera Work & Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Recorded: 21.8.2017 KAP advances acquisition strategy; reports good FY17 results http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kap-advances-acquisition-strategy-reports-good-fy17-results-2017-08-14 Schalk Burger FINANCIAL RESULTS Mon, 14 Aug 2017 16:47:00 +0200 461536 1503055183 1502722020 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Local manufacturer looks to bridge skills gap http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-manufacturer-looks-to-bridge-skills-gap-2017-07-27 Nadine James Chemicals Fri, 11 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 459844 1501769219 1502402400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000667063_resized_klingermzansitrainingacademy2507171022jpg.jpeg KLINGER TRAINING ACADEMY The trainees have access to a fully equipped workshop, and gain both practical and theoretical knowledge 511 287 Phase 1 of aquarium resealing project completed http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/phase-1-of-aquarium-resealing-project-completed-2017-08-11 Nadine James Chemicals Fri, 11 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 459694 1501769219 1502402400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000666764_resized_abeconstructionchemicalsvawaterfronttwooceansaquariumwip02171022.jpg WATER TIGHT The project, which included waterproofing the Kelp and Predator tanks, also involved applying new waterproofing to the aquarium’s public and service areas 511 287 Rust-prevention sealing system ideal for corrosive environments http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rust-prevention-sealing-system-ideal-for-corrosive-environments-2017-08-11 Nadine James Chemicals Fri, 11 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 459738 1507885633 1502402400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000666757_resized_bmgrustanodecoldgalvanisation07171022.jpg MULTIPURPOSE PRODUCT Rust-Anode is perfect for applications where an anti-corrosion seal would be beneficial 511 287 M&R says Australia maintenance contract a signal of future strategic intent http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mr-says-australia-maintenance-contract-a-signal-of-future-strategic-intent-2017-08-10 Terence Creamer CONTRACT AWARD Thu, 10 Aug 2017 10:45:00 +0200 461116 1502355082 1502354700 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000669997_resized_henrylaas002highres1022.jpeg M&R CEO Henry Laas 511 287 SNC-Lavalin awarded contract on Fine Ash Dam 6 project at Sasol Secunda http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/snc-lavalin-awarded-contract-on-fine-ash-dam-6-project-at-sasol-secunda-2017-07-26 Creamer Media Reporter CONSTRUCTION Wed, 26 Jul 2017 16:46:00 +0200 459712 1501236854 1501080360 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 AECI’s partners to pioneer US-based bio-based PET plant in 2018 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/aeci-reports-double-digit-h1-earnings-growth-2017-07-26 Natasha Odendaal CHEMICALS Wed, 26 Jul 2017 09:36:00 +0200 459648 1501077031 1501054560 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000666623_resized_markdytoraeciceo.jpg AECI CEO Mark Dytor 511 287 Adcock expects surge in FY17 earnings http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/adcock-expects-surge-in-fy17-earnings-2017-07-24 Natasha Odendaal TRADING UPDATE Mon, 24 Jul 2017 15:07:00 +0200 459459 1500902518 1500901620 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Mobile solution launched to great effect http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mobile-solution-launched-to-great-effect-2017-07-21 Tasneem Bulbulia Chemicals Fri, 21 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 457915 1500620488 1500588000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000662665_resized_pic1022.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/69814_2017-07-04_ssg_-_hd_web.mp421467038SSG Consulting CEO Steven Golding discusses the KEY360 system. Camerawork and Editing: Nicholas Boyd. SSG Consulting CEO Steven Golding discusses the KEY360 system. Camerawork and Editing: Nicholas Boyd. AECI expects 30% rise in H1 HEPS, EPS http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/aeci-expects-30-rise-in-h1-heps-eps-2017-07-18 Creamer Media Reporter CHEMICALS Tue, 18 Jul 2017 11:18:00 +0200 458860 1500378253 1500369480 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0