Engineering News | Gas http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/gas Wed, 26 Sep 2018 00:47:02 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Fighting fire with gas http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fighting-fire-with-gas-2018-08-31 Halima Frost Gas Fri, 31 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 495896 1535439101 1535666400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000747550_resized_gascenta08181022.jpg RESIDUE FREE FIRE FIGHTER The Gas used to douse fires is residue free, and needs no human intervention 511 641 Gas monitor upgraded for better accuracy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gas-monitor-upgraded-for-better-accuracy-2018-08-31 Halima Frost Gas Fri, 31 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 495899 1535439122 1535666400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000747586_resized_gasbeckerindustry08181022.jpg SUPER SENSITIVE The smartsense monitor is even more accurate after recent upgrades. 511 287 High-value industrial safety offering http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/high-value-industrial-safety-offering-2018-08-31 Halima Frost Gas Fri, 31 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 495915 1535439101 1535666400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000747594_resized_gasafroxhansstrydom08181022.jpg HANS STRYDOM Precision matters in everything Afrox does 511 287 Saldanha facility ramping up gas supply http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saldanaha-facility-ramping-up-gas-supply-2018-08-31 Halima Frost Gas Fri, 31 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 495874 1535439101 1535666400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000747530_resized_gasavediaadmin08181022.jpg THE RIGHT A MOUND A view of the gas mound and administrative building in Saldanha Bay 511 287 Waste gas fuels smelter http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/waste-gas-fuels-smelter-2018-08-31 Halima Frost Gas Fri, 31 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 495690 1535439101 1535666400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000747123_resized_gasdieselelec08181022.jpg HOUSING THE GASSES 13 gas generators are housed 300 m away from the smelter 511 287 Carbon emissions reduced at hospitals http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/carbon-emissions-reduced-at-hospitals-2018-08-31 Halima Frost Gas Fri, 31 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 495689 1535694831 1535666400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000747119_resized_gascgn08181022.jpg UP IN THE AIR An aerial view of the revolutionary Langlaagte CNG filling station 511 287 S Africa’s changing energy landscape http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/s-africas-changing-energy-landscape-2018-08-31 Halima Frost Gas Fri, 31 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 495895 1537262259 1535666400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000747543_resized_gassagacng08181022.jpg VIRTUALLY FREE CNG has quickly become the go to for SA’s gas needs 511 287 Industry body authorised as verification authority http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/industry-body-authorised-as-verification-authority-2018-02-02 Victor Moolman Gas Fri, 02 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 475693 1517295045 1517522400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 DoL mandates committee to ensure practitioners are certified http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dol-mandates-committee-to-ensure-practitioners-are-certified-2018-02-02 Victor Moolman Gas Fri, 02 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 475697 1517295045 1517522400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 New flowmeter from South African manufacturer http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-flow-meter-from-s-african-manufacturer-2018-02-02 Victor Moolman Gas Fri, 02 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 475698 1517295045 1517522400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 New gas detection sensors available in SA http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-gas-detection-sensors-available-in-s-africa-2018-02-02 Victor Moolman Gas Fri, 02 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 475691 1517295045 1517522400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 New tool ensures accuracy for transition flow of gas http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-tool-ensures-accuracy-for-transition-flow-of-gas-2018-02-02 Victor Moolman Gas Fri, 02 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 475688 1517295045 1517522400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Production starts at Algerian gasfield http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/production-started-at-algerian-gasfield-2018-02-02 Victor Moolman Gas Fri, 02 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 475690 1517295045 1517522400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000701721_resized_oilgasburnertowermexicobloomberg1022.jpg CONTROLLING THE BLAZE There are several blocks of gas producing fields currently controlled by Repsol in Algeria 511 287 Versatility still important as technology develops http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/versatility-still-important-as-technology-develops-2018-02-02 Victor Moolman Gas Fri, 02 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 475684 1517295045 1517522400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000701702_resized_burntbuildingstructure082017bloomberg1022.jpg FLAME The spread of a detonation can be stopped by preventing flames from spreading 511 287 Policy limits South African gas economy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/policy-limits-s-african-gas-economy-2017-09-01 Marleny Arnoldi Gas Fri, 01 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 461699 1503989762 1504216800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000671644_resized_bloomberggastanks20171022.jpg COVERING THE BASES South Africa is unlikely to get to a stage of fully understanding the technicalities and geology of indigenous natural gas until it gathers more empirical data 511 287 Harmful gas phase-out plan on track http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/switch-to-less-harmful-gases-on-track-2017-09-01 Marleny Arnoldi Gas Fri, 01 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 461814 1503989762 1504216800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000672267_resized_saracca012017hotmustard1022.jpg BREATHE IN BREATHE OUT Reducing harmful greenhouse gases is expected to lessen global warming by up to 0.5 ˚C by the end of the century 511 287 LPG production steady and in demand, says supplier http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lpg-production-steady-and-in-demand-says-supplier-2017-09-01 Marleny Arnoldi Gas Fri, 01 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 462109 1503989764 1504216800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000672416_resized_easigasjune2017davedewit1022.jpg DAVE DE WIT Easigas has the capability and experience to evaluate and assist in optimising a customer’s gas equipment 511 287 More participation in safety scheme ensures safe gas use http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/more-companies-participating-in-safety-scheme-ensures-safe-gas-use-2017-09-01 Marleny Arnoldi Gas Fri, 01 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 462067 1503989764 1504216800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000672307_resized_gas2017bloomberg1022.jpg SAFETY CONCERN Having equipment conform to international/national safety standards is key to an effective gas system 511 287 Project to unlock local gas economy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pipeline-project-to-unlock-local-gas-economy-2017-09-01 Marleny Arnoldi Gas Fri, 01 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 461559 1503989762 1504216800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000671641_resized_gaspipeline1022bloomberg.jpg UNLOCKING POTENTIAL Fortune Capital is an entity that is going to enable power players to access gas in South Africa Filename: 511 287 Underground coal gasification can provide solutions to energy challenges http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/underground-coal-gasification-can-provide-solutions-to-energy-challenges-2017-09-01 Marleny Arnoldi Gas Fri, 01 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 461891 1503989763 1504216800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Waste management company recommends alternative energy switch http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/waste-management-company-recommends-alternative-energy-switch-2017-09-01 Marleny Arnoldi Gas Fri, 01 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 461515 1503989761 1504216800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000671637_resized_jasonmcneilinterwastegas20171022.jpg JASON MCNEIL South Africa’s gas economy is in its infancy, but once the market becomes more competitive, you will see a lot more technology introduced 511 287 Plan to phase out ozone depleting substance http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/plan-to-phase-out-ozone-depleting-substance-to-be-adopted-2017-02-03 Simone Liedtke Gas Fri, 03 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200 439629 1485846022 1486072800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000618955_resized_saracca012017hotmustard1022jpg.jpeg GAS IN REFRIGERANTS Hydro-fluorocarbons (HFCs) have been used as replacements in refrigeration and air-conditioning equipment 511 287 Company celebrates success in gas markets http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/epcm-company-celebrates-success-in-oil-gas-and-chemical-markets-in-s-africa-2017-02-03 Simone Liedtke Gas Fri, 03 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200 439985 1485846022 1486072800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000618277_resized_rishadkhanjpg1022jpg.jpeg RISHAD KHAN Fluor Igoda Projects has long-standing relationships with many refineries and has also developed a solid platform to support the bulk fuels storage and logistics network 511 287 Resources demand exceeds global expectations http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/demand-for-products-fuel-and-resources-in-africa-exceeding-global-expectations-2017-02-03 Simone Liedtke Gas Fri, 03 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200 439989 1485846022 1486072800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Smarter portfolio choices and lower costs could drive higher returns in 2017 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/smarter-portfolio-choices-and-lower-costs-could-drive-higher-returns-in-2017-2017-02-03 Simone Liedtke Gas Fri, 03 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200 440002 1485846022 1486072800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000618638_resized_woodmackenzie012017bloombergjpg1022jpg.jpeg EMERGING EXPLORATION THEMES Some of the emerging exploration themes in 2017 include exploration for pipe gas opportunities near undersupplied markets 511 287 Gas practitioners to adhere to DoL regulations http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gas-practitioners-to-adhere-to-dol-regulations-2017-02-03 Simone Liedtke Gas Fri, 03 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200 440082 1485846022 1486072800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Agreement significant in phasing down ozone depleting substances http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/agreement-significant-in-phasing-down-ozone-depleting-substances-combating-global-warming-2017-02-03 Simone Liedtke Gas Fri, 03 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200 440382 1485846022 1486072800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Concern regarding standard disposable cylinders http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/concern-regarding-standard-disposable-cylinders-2017-02-03 Simone Liedtke Gas Fri, 03 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200 440420 1486108641 1486072800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000619315_resized_agas0120171022jpg.jpeg CYLINDER LEGALITIES Chris Phillips explains that there are currently no legalities around the banning of disposable cylinders, however A-Gas continues to lobby the DEA on this topic 511 287 Importance of gas in global energy arena set to increase http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/importance-of-gas-in-global-energy-arena-set-to-increase-2017-02-03 Simone Liedtke Gas Fri, 03 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200 440074 1486117439 1486072800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000618557_resized_requierwait012017kpmg1022jpg.jpeg REQUIER WAIT Gas power plants can be more flexible than coal power plants, allowing for the support of intermittent renewable-energy sources 511 287 Technology and environmental issues favouring LNG http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/technology-and-environmental-issues-favouring-lng-2017-02-03 Simone Liedtke Gas Fri, 03 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200 440295 1486117463 1486072800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 LPG to impact on power demand positively http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lp-gas-to-have-positive-impact-on-power-demand-and-investment-opportunities-2017-02-03 Simone Liedtke Gas Fri, 03 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200 440103 1486117491 1486072800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000619172_resized_lpgas012017hotmustard1022jpg.jpeg LP GAS AND CHEFS Chefs around the world cook on LP Gas because it is highly efficient, versatile and safe 511 287 Diversified fuel source required to fuel local facilities http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/diversified-fuel-source-including-natural-gas-required-to-fuel-local-facilities-2017-02-03 Simone Liedtke Gas Fri, 03 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200 440109 1486117508 1486072800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000618635_resized_gastopower012017bloombergjpg1022jpg.jpeg GAS-TO-POWER PROGRAMME The Department of Energy’s GPP will facilitate the construction of the base infrastructure to distribute gas to different sectors and industries 511 287 CNG demand in Southern Africa increases http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cng-demand-in-southern-africa-increases-2016-08-26 Sascha Solomons Gas Fri, 26 Aug 2016 00:00:00 +0200 423632 1471932875 1472162400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000578132_resized_naturalgas1022.jpg COMPRESSED NATURAL GAS in Africa the CNG market is worth billions of dollars and growth is currently exceeding global expectations 511 287 Natural gas a more affordable selection http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/natural-gas-a-more-affordable-selection-2016-08-26 Sascha Solomons Gas Fri, 26 Aug 2016 00:00:00 +0200 423674 1471932875 1472162400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Gas-to-power programme to play significant role in power grid http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gas-to-power-programme-to-play-significant-role-in-power-grid-2016-08-26 Sascha Solomons Gas Fri, 26 Aug 2016 00:00:00 +0200 423452 1471932874 1472162400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000577382_resized_jayurban11022.jpg JAY URBAN Gas-to-Power Programmes has a substantial role to play in South Africa’s power mix once economic activity picks up 511 287 LPG an affordable energy alternative http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lpg-an-affordable-energy-alternative-2016-08-26 Sascha Solomons Gas Fri, 26 Aug 2016 00:00:00 +0200 423654 1471932875 1472162400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000578135_resized_bloombergastanks511022.jpg DANGEROUS DYNAMIC Failing to maintain or refill gas cylinders correctly is illegal and could cause injuries 511 287 Gas company able to remotely monitor customer sites http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gas-company-able-to-remotely-monitor-customer-sites-2016-08-26 Nadine James Gas Fri, 26 Aug 2016 00:00:00 +0200 423778 1471932875 1472162400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000578272_resized_shutterstock138247598750x5001022.jpg DELIVER US FROM OUTDATED TECH A natural gas supplier approached Abacus to design a system that would facilitate gas delivery 511 287 Greater awareness of SA gas installation regulations needed http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/greater-awareness-of-south-african-gas-installation-regulations-needed-2016-08-26 Nadine James Gas Fri, 26 Aug 2016 00:00:00 +0200 423798 1471932876 1472162400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000578167_resized_gasheliummriphillipsnetherlands05201611022.jpeg SAFETY FIRST Anyone that works with gas installations needs to be a registered gas practitioner with the South African Qualification and Certification Committee for Gas 511 287