Engineering News | Chemicals http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/chemicals Tue, 27 Jun 2017 05:30:01 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Company focuses on total cost of ownership http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/focus-on-total-cost-of-ownership-for-chemical-industry-2017-06-16 Marleny Arnoldi Chemicals Fri, 16 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 454058 1497253647 1497564000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000653335_resized_cpschemicalschemicalspetrochemicals2017bloomberg1022.jpg SHARING KNOWLEDGE CPS Chemicals Oil-Tech offers training on friction, wear and lubrication for engineers 511 287 Funding a thorny issue as Gautrain boss pushes for 150 km network expansion http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/all-aboard-2017-06-16 Irma Venter GAUTRAIN Fri, 16 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 454286 1497258117 1497564000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000655950_resized_all.jpg 511 287 Need for environmental awareness in growing industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/need-for-environmental-awareness-in-construction-industry-growing-2017-06-16 Simone Liedtke Chemicals Fri, 16 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 453970 1497253646 1497564000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Newly developed chemical on trial in S Africa and Zim http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/newly-developed-chemical-on-trial-in-s-africa-and-zim-2017-06-16 Marleny Arnoldi Chemicals Fri, 16 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 454057 1497253647 1497564000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Regulation changes for chemicals industry next year http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/regulation-changes-for-chemicals-industry-next-year-2017-06-16 Marleny Arnoldi Chemicals Fri, 16 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 454146 1497253647 1497564000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000653577_resized_isheconchemicalspetrochemicals2017bloomberg1022.jpg SAFETY ABOVE ALL Ishecon’s training helps engineers to build and operate safe chemical plant installations 511 287 Several Green trends expected to emerge this year http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/industry-can-expect-strengthening-trend-this-year-2017-06-16 Simone Liedtke Chemicals Fri, 16 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 453950 1497258359 1497564000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000653071_resized_victorbouguenonmarketingmanager052017afrisam1022.jpg VICTOR BOUGUENON Trends include South Africa’s property and construction players committing to greener practices 511 287 Competition Commission swoops on pharmaceutical companies http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pfizer-roche-and-aspen-face-south-africa-probe-over-cancer-drug-prices-2017-06-13 African News Agency PHARMACEUTICALS Tue, 13 Jun 2017 14:24:00 +0200 455321 1497365348 1497356640 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Sasol awards consultancy contract to Petroplan http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sasol-awards-consultancy-contract-to-petroplan-2017-06-13 Megan van Wyngaardt LABOUR Tue, 13 Jun 2017 12:37:00 +0200 455308 1497530708 1497350220 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Sasol starts construction at new China-based chemicals plant http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sasol-starts-construction-at-new-china-based-chemicals-plant-2017-06-08 Megan van Wyngaardt CHEMICALS Thu, 08 Jun 2017 09:48:00 +0200 454784 1496915806 1496908080 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Coatings increase turbine efficiency http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/coatings-increase-turbine-efficiency-2017-06-02 Victor Moolman Chemicals Fri, 02 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 452678 1496127789 1496354400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000650262_resized_thermalspray1022.jpg SPRAY BOOTH The company has a top-loading spray booth that can handle shafts of 5 500 mm in length 511 287 Full range of corrosion control products available in Southern Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/full-range-of-corrosion-control-products-available-in-southern-africa-2017-06-02 Victor Moolman Chemicals Fri, 02 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 452680 1496127789 1496354400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000650265_resized_corrosioncontroltwrsteel440215duane1022.jpg CORROSION CONTROL JST has several products that can be used to control the corrosion of wood, steel and concrete 511 287 Industry teams up to craft road map for ‘a million new manufacturing jobs’ http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/industry-teams-up-to-craft-road-map-for-million-new-manufacturing-jobs-2017-05-29 Terence Creamer INDUSTRIAL POLICY Mon, 29 May 2017 16:50:00 +0200 453762 1496211526 1496069400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000652582_resized_andremarinusderuyter05171022duane.jpg Manufacturing Circle chairperson André de Ruyter 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/69184_2017-05-30_man_circle_-_hd_web.mp438768497Manufacturing Circle chairperson André de Ruyter explains the ‘Map-to-a-Million’ initiative. Camera Work & Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Manufacturing Circle chairperson André de Ruyter explains the ‘Map-to-a-Million’ initiative. Camera Work & Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Authorities help to curb counterfeit pharmaceuticals http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/authorities-help-to-curb-counterfeit-pharmaceuticals-2017-05-26 Marleny Arnoldi Chemicals Fri, 26 May 2017 00:00:00 +0200 451986 1495523576 1495749600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000648142_resized_spoorfishermedicalpharmaceuticalengineeringcounterfeit2017bloomberg1022.jpg COUNTERFEIT CAUTION Consumers should be vigilant about where they buy products from to avoid health risks and potential fatalities 511 287 Peristaltic pump ideal for pharmaceuticals industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/peristaltic-pump-ideal-for-pharmaceutical-industry-2017-05-26 Marleny Arnoldi Chemicals Fri, 26 May 2017 00:00:00 +0200 451891 1495523576 1495749600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000647809_resized_verderflexvantage5000verderpumpsmedicalpharmaceuticalengineering20171022.jpg VERDERFLEX VANTAGE 5000 The fully programmable peristaltic pump meets the high hygiene requirement for the pharmaceutical industry 511 287 Work-based experience for graduate interns http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/resolution-circle-to-provide-work-based-experience-for-graduate-interns-2017-05-26 Mia Breytenbach SKILLS DEVELOPMENT Fri, 26 May 2017 00:00:00 +0200 452496 1495523579 1495749600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000649464_resized_incubationtrainingresolutioncirclegraduates0520171022.jpg GAINING EXPERIENCE Resolution Circle’s internship will provide the 115 participants with practical skills in decision making and client services 511 287 Sasol, Linde conclude engineering services agreement http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sasol-linde-conclude-engineering-services-agreement-2017-05-16 Creamer Media Reporter PETROCHEMICALS Tue, 16 May 2017 11:10:00 +0200 452446 1494925961 1494925800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Cement and concrete affected by faltering construction industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cement-and-concrete-affected-by-faltering-construction-industry-2017-05-12 Tasneem Bulbulia Chemicals Fri, 12 May 2017 00:00:00 +0200 450016 1494248645 1494540000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000643309_resized_cementconcreteconcretebuildingsconstructionbloomberg310967172180320171022.jpg NOTHING CONCRETE A lack of major infrastructure projects in South Africa is negatively affecting the construction industry, thereby hindering the state of cement and concrete 511 287 New research facility enhances offerings http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-research-facility-enhances-offerings-2017-05-12 Tasneem Bulbulia Chemicals Fri, 12 May 2017 00:00:00 +0200 450368 1494248646 1494540000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000644235_resized_cementconcretechrysogroupnormanseymore0420171022.jpg NORMAN SEYMORE New Chryso products are the continual evolution of improvements on existing products 511 287 Omnia takes majority stake in Umongo for R780m http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/omnia-takes-majority-stake-in-umongo-for-r780m-2017-05-11 Megan van Wyngaardt CHEMICALS Thu, 11 May 2017 09:04:00 +0200 451971 1494490774 1494486240 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Machines produce components for isotope facility http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cnc-machines-to-produce-components-for-isotope-separation-facility-2017-04-28 Simone Liedtke Chemicals Fri, 28 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +0200 449138 1496217849 1493330400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000653101_resized_rer436.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/69207_2017-04-28_rer436.mp485312783Machines produce components for isotope facility Machines produce components for isotope facility Wastewater management short course presented http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/enterprises-up-presents-wastewater-management-and-treatment-short-course-2017-04-28 Marleny Arnoldi Chemicals Fri, 28 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +0200 449036 1492783631 1493330400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Aspen welcomes DA-initiated price-fixing probe http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/aspen-welcomes-da-initiated-price-fixing-probe-2017-04-24 African News Agency PHARMACEUTICALS Mon, 24 Apr 2017 10:53:00 +0200 450351 1493037576 1493023980 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Temperature transmitter ideal for numerous industries http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/temperature-transmitter-ideal-for-numerous-industries-2017-04-21 Nadine James Chemicals Fri, 21 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +0200 448579 1492075738 1492725600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000639616_resized_dt722rhandtemptransmitter04171022.jpeg VERSATILITY PERSONIFIED DT722 is suitable for measuring temperature and humidity in any controlled environment 511 287 Sasol finalises currency hedges worth $4bn http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sasol-finalises-currency-hedges-worth-4bn-2017-04-11 Terence Creamer SASOL Tue, 11 Apr 2017 17:07:00 +0200 449378 1491923469 1491923220 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000641794_resized_sasolplace50katherinestsandton2210221216duane.jpg 511 287 Pretoria property development to incorporate lagoon technology http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pretoria-to-get-gautengs-first-beach-front-2017-03-31 David Oliveira PROPERTY DEVELOPMENT Fri, 07 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +0200 446940 1491224899 1491516000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Over 50 factory workers rushed to hospital after chemical leak http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/over-50-factory-workers-rushed-to-hospital-after-chemical-leak-2017-04-03 News24Wire CHEMICALS Mon, 03 Apr 2017 11:39:00 +0200 448381 1491212465 1491212340 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Sustainable industry dispels misconceptions http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sustainable-industry-dispels-misconceptions-2017-03-31 Tasneem Bulbulia Chemicals Fri, 31 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 446614 1490623747 1490911200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Local supply company expands product offering http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-engineering-and-equipment-supply-company-expands-product-offering-2017-03-24 Simone Liedtke Chemicals Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 445798 1489746560 1490306400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000632750_resized_zonkeengineering032017bjpg1022.jpg INDIVIDUAL REQUIREMENTS Every Abel pump can be adapted to meet the individual requirements of the application 511 287 First continuous hydrothermal liquefaction production plant launched at NWU http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/first-continuous-hydrothermal-liquefaction-production-plant-launched-at-nwu-2017-03-17 David Oliveira INNOVATION Fri, 17 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 445742 1489473862 1489701600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Recent aquisition enhances firm’s product quality http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/acquisition-enhances-quality-of-gas-control-products-2017-03-17 Victor Moolman Chemicals Fri, 17 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 445134 1489473859 1489701600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000630978_resized_afroenergygasflaring1022.jpg DANGEROUS Corrosive gases are usually by-products of industry processes and can be flammable 511 287 Go Life, Elysium deal expands market to 2.5bn people http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/go-life-elysium-deal-expands-market-to-25bn-people-2017-03-14 African News Agency HEALTH Tue, 14 Mar 2017 14:41:00 +0200 446403 1489495348 1489495260 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Global economics, politics cause uncertainty in chemicals manufacture http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/global-economics-politics-cause-uncertainty-in-chemicals-manufacture-2017-02-23 Nadine James Chemicals Fri, 10 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 444176 1488868440 1489096800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000628888_resized_cementnormanseymoreceochrysosouthernafrica1022.jpg NORMAN SEYMORE Chemicals manufacturers and companies in general are trading in unprecedented volatile and uncertain conditions 511 287 Glycol ether market worth $10-billion by 2024 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/glycol-ether-market-worth-10-billion-by-2024-2017-03-10 Nadine James Chemicals Fri, 10 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 444184 1488868440 1489096800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000629101_resized_thecleaningcompany70805duane1022.jpg CLEANING UP THE MARKET The glycol ether cleaners segment will increase in value to more than $1.8-billion by 2024 511 287 Pumps range optimal for conveying acidic substances http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/verdermag-pump-range-optimal-for-conveying-acidic-substances-2017-03-10 Nadine James Chemicals Fri, 10 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 444175 1488868440 1489096800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000628884_resized_verdermagpumpverderpumpssouthafrica02171022.jpg VERDERMAG The cast iron pump casing is bonded with ethylene tetrafluoroethylene lining that has a minimum thickness of 3 mm 511 287 Rope access company continues maintenance for petrochemicals giant http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rope-access-company-continues-maintenance-for-petrochemicals-giant-2017-03-10 Nadine James Chemicals Fri, 10 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 444174 1488868440 1489096800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000628877_resized_petrochemicalsstoragetankskyriders02171022.jpg HIGH STAKES Finding appropriately skilled personnel able to conduct maintenance procedure for Skyriders clients is a challenge 511 287 Software provider renews refinery service agreement http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/software-provider-renews-refinery-service-agreement-2017-03-10 Nadine James Chemicals Fri, 10 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 444173 1488868440 1489096800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000628873_resized_sasolnatref21005duane1022.jpg OPERATIONS REFINED The technology has improved the refinery's processes, increasing throughput and reducing the overall carbon footprint 511 287 Supplier delivers products for chemical conveyance system http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/supplier-delivers-products-for-chemical-conveyance-system-2017-03-10 Nadine James Chemicals Fri, 10 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 444219 1488868440 1489096800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000629095_resized_proteachemicalswadeville02171022.jpg PROTEA CHEMICALS The installation project is the result of a long-standing working relationship between Astore Keymak and Protea Chemicals 511 287