Engineering News | Oil & Gas http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/oil Mon, 22 Oct 2018 22:01:02 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 FTC gives conditional approval to Praxair-Linde merger http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ftc-gives-conditional-approval-to-praxair-linde-merger-2018-10-22 Reuters ENERGY Mon, 22 Oct 2018 16:06:00 +0200 502436 1540217307 1540217160 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Sasol reports strong Natref turnaround as oil, rand provide Q1 tailwind http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sasol-reports-strong-natref-turnaround-as-oil-rand-provide-q1-tailwind-2018-10-18 Terence Creamer SASOL Thu, 18 Oct 2018 12:45:00 +0200 502168 1540223061 1539859500 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761091_resized_sasolnatref.jpeg Natref refinery 511 287 Nigeria central bank, MTN getting closer to settlement – Minister http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nigeria-central-bank-mtn-getting-closer-to-settlement-minister-2018-10-18 Reuters TELECOMS/OIL & GAS Thu, 18 Oct 2018 09:20:00 +0200 502122 1539847317 1539847200 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Nigeria State oil company denies existence of $3.5bn fuel subsidy fund http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nigeria-state-oil-company-denies-existence-of-35bn-fuel-subsidy-fund-2018-10-17 Reuters OIL Wed, 17 Oct 2018 14:03:00 +0200 502046 1539777989 1539777780 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Used oil industry offering significant job creation potential, says foundation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/used-oil-industry-offering-significant-job-creation-potential-says-foundation-2018-10-16 Simone Liedtke OIL / JOB CREATION Tue, 16 Oct 2018 14:08:00 +0200 501937 1539691786 1539691680 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 South Africa’s synfuels know-how could give it edge as world mulls power fuels http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africas-synfuels-know-how-could-give-it-edge-as-world-mulls-power-fuels-2018-10-15 Terence Creamer ENERGY TRANSITION Mon, 15 Oct 2018 08:30:00 +0200 501729 1539690098 1539585000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000760236_resized_sasolsecundapowerlines310221114duane.jpeg Transmission lines with Sasol's Secunda complex in the background, where synthetic fuels and chemicals are produced from coal 511 287 Air Products launches centralised acetylene facility http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/air-products-launches-centralised-acetylene-facility-2018-10-11 Tasneem Bulbulia GAS Thu, 11 Oct 2018 17:00:00 +0200 501616 1539326557 1539270000 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000759946_resized_airproducts1018dylan1022.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/76349_2018-10-11_airproducts.mp420601802Air Products MD Rob Richardson details that company’s new dissolved acetylene facility in Midvaal, and Midvaal executive mayor Bongani Baloyi outlines the impact for the area. Video and editing: Nicholas Boyd. Air Products MD Rob Richardson details that company’s new dissolved acetylene facility in Midvaal, and Midvaal executive mayor Bongani Baloyi outlines the impact for the area. Video and editing: Nicholas Boyd. Opec sees weaker demand for its crude next year as rivals surge http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/opec-sees-weaker-demand-for-its-crude-next-year-as-rivals-surge-2018-10-11 Bloomberg OIL Thu, 11 Oct 2018 14:13:00 +0200 501558 1539260241 1539259980 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 IEA urges Opec to open the taps as oil market enters 'red zone' http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/iea-urges-opec-to-open-the-taps-as-oil-market-enters-red-zone-2018-10-09 Bloomberg OIL Tue, 09 Oct 2018 12:14:00 +0200 501261 1539093124 1539080040 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Mozambique signs oil exploration agreements with Exxon, Rosneft http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mozambique-signs-oil-exploration-agreements-with-exxon-rosneft-2018-10-09 Reuters OIL & GAS Tue, 09 Oct 2018 10:47:00 +0200 501240 1539078760 1539074820 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Technology cost assumptions used to produce IRP explained http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/technology-cost-assumptions-used-to-produce-irp-explained-2018-10-09 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY PLANNING Tue, 09 Oct 2018 10:15:00 +0200 501225 1539262928 1539072900 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000759067_resized_deaarsolarpanelsjune2013new.jpeg 511 287 Global growth at risk from $100 oil next year, BofAML says http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/global-growth-at-risk-from-100-oil-next-year-bofaml-says-2018-10-09 Bloomberg ECONOMY Tue, 09 Oct 2018 08:22:00 +0200 501180 1539066322 1539066120 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Climate crisis spurs UN call for $2.4tn fossil fuel shift http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/climate-crisis-spurs-un-call-for-24tn-fossil-fuel-shift-2018-10-08 Bloomberg CLIMATE CHANGE/ENERGY Mon, 08 Oct 2018 11:42:00 +0200 501038 1538992326 1538991720 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Petrochemicals becoming largest driver of global oil demand – IEA http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/petrochemicals-becoming-largest-driver-of-global-oil-demand-iea-2018-10-05 Simone Liedtke PETROCHEMICALS Fri, 05 Oct 2018 11:47:00 +0200 500915 1538732989 1538732820 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Fresh blow for emerging markets as rising oil hits importers http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fresh-blow-for-emerging-markets-as-rising-oil-hits-importers-2018-10-04 Bloomberg OIL & GAS Thu, 04 Oct 2018 12:41:00 +0200 500766 1538649811 1538649660 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Tullow Oil optimistic about prospects in Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tullow-oil-optimistic-about-prospects-in-africa-2018-10-02 Kim Cloete OIL & GAS Tue, 02 Oct 2018 15:43:00 +0200 500381 1538488419 1538487780 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 PetroSA says it is committed to ethical leadership http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/petrosa-says-it-is-committed-to-ethical-leadership-2018-10-01 Kim Cloete ENERGY Mon, 01 Oct 2018 16:55:00 +0200 500257 1538461506 1538405700 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 September fuel freeze not repeated in October as prices surge http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/september-freeze-not-repeated-in-october-as-fuel-prices-surge-2018-10-01 Terence Creamer FUEL PRICES Mon, 01 Oct 2018 09:45:00 +0200 500137 1538404638 1538379900 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000757298_resized_petrol1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Glencore backs $1bn acquisition of Chevron South Africa by black-owned consortium http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/glencore-backs-1bn-acquisition-of-chevron-south-africa-by-black-owned-consortium-2018-09-28 Terence Creamer ENERGY Fri, 28 Sep 2018 14:00:00 +0200 500052 1538138610 1538136000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000757102_resized_chevronrefinery21022.jpg The Chevron refinery in Cape Town 511 287 Company minimising height-access difficulties http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/trusted-rope-access-company-minimising-height-access-difficulties-2018-09-28 Thabi Madiba Oil & Gas Fri, 28 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 498885 1538120400 1538085600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Efora Energy seeks strategic partner to jointly own, operate Lagia oilfield in Egypt http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/efora-energy-seeks-strategic-partner-to-jointly-own-operate-lagia-oilfield-in-egypt-2018-09-27 Marleny Arnoldi OIL & GAS Thu, 27 Sep 2018 15:18:00 +0200 499943 1538054405 1538054280 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Solidarity says Sasol’s Khanyisa in breach of Mining Charter 3 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/solidarity-says-sasols-khanyisa-in-breach-of-mining-charter-3-2018-09-27 Marleny Arnoldi OIL & GAS Thu, 27 Sep 2018 14:11:00 +0200 499911 1538050736 1538050260 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000756769_resized_sasol110220913duane.jpg 511 287 Opec will balance oil markets, but spare capacity limited – Nigerian official http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/opec-will-balance-oil-markets-but-spare-capacity-limited-nigerian-official-2018-09-26 Reuters OIL & GAS Wed, 26 Sep 2018 14:33:00 +0200 499767 1537967461 1537965180 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Tullow Oil abandons first Namibian well, keeps options open http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tullow-oil-abandons-first-namibian-well-keeps-options-open-2018-09-25 Reuters OIL & GAS Tue, 25 Sep 2018 10:00:00 +0200 499576 1537863146 1537862400 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Global Energy Talent Index 2019 survey closes soon http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/global-energy-talent-index-2019-survey-closes-soon-2018-09-20-1 Creamer Media Reporter ENERGY SKILLS Thu, 20 Sep 2018 15:39:00 +0200 499345 1537450834 1537450740 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Engen operations in nine African countries transfer to Vivo Energy in March 2019 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/engen-operations-in-nine-african-countries-transfer-to-vivo-energy-in-march-2019-2018-09-18 Marleny Arnoldi ENERGY Tue, 18 Sep 2018 14:15:00 +0200 499063 1537518625 1537272900 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000754943_resized_engenfuelstationpetrol101131022duane.jpg 511 287 Italy judge set to give first ruling in Nigeria oil graft case http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/italy-judge-set-to-give-first-ruling-in-nigeria-oil-graft-case-2018-09-18 Reuters OIL & GAS Tue, 18 Sep 2018 12:29:00 +0200 499045 1537267030 1537266540 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Egypt signs oil, gas exploration deal with Shell, Petronas worth about $1bn – statement http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/egypt-signs-oil-gas-exploration-deal-with-shell-petronas-worth-about-1bn-statement-2018-09-17 Reuters OIL & GAS Mon, 17 Sep 2018 10:04:00 +0200 498878 1537171558 1537171440 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 In situ measurement of hydrogen made possible http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/safety-laser-scanner-sets-new-navigation-standards-2018-09-14-1 Jessica Oosthuizen Oil & Gas Fri, 14 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 497349 1536922749 1536876000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000751051_resized_neomonitorslasergas1022.jpg HYDROGEN ANALYSER Neo Monitors has developed a method of measuring hydrogen in situ – the LaserGas II SP H2 511 287 Tribunal approves OTS’s acquisition of controlling share of Chevron South Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tribunal-approves-otss-acquisition-of-controlling-share-of-chevron-south-africa-2018-09-13 Simone Liedtke COMPETITION MATTERS Thu, 13 Sep 2018 16:50:00 +0200 498698 1536850338 1536850200 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Radebe moots shale gas exploration as answer to high fuel price http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/radebe-moots-shale-gas-exploration-as-answer-to-high-fuel-price-2018-09-13 African News Agency FUEL PRICE Thu, 13 Sep 2018 12:42:00 +0200 498639 1536840133 1536835320 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Trafigura loses last big Angolan oil deal as new president shakes up sector http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/trafigura-loses-last-big-angolan-oil-deal-as-new-president-shakes-up-sector-2018-09-12 Reuters OIL & GAS Wed, 12 Sep 2018 09:04:00 +0200 498442 1536736963 1536735840 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Sasol, Indian companies join EP100 global energy saving initiative http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sasol-indian-companies-join-ep100-global-energy-saving-initiative-2018-09-10 Marleny Arnoldi ENERGY Mon, 10 Sep 2018 21:31:00 +0200 498299 1536589634 1536607860 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Solidarity CE writes open letter to Sasol directors amid ongoing strike http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/solidarity-ce-writes-open-letter-to-sasol-directors-amid-ongoing-strike-2018-09-10 Marleny Arnoldi LABOUR Mon, 10 Sep 2018 15:56:00 +0200 498289 1536922711 1536587760 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000753195_resized_dirkhermannsolidarityunions1022.jpg Solidarity CE Dr Dirk Hermann 511 287 Congo mining revenues triple in H1; oil revenues fall by a third http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/congo-mining-revenues-triple-in-h1-oil-revenues-fall-by-a-third-2018-09-10 Reuters COMMODITIES Mon, 10 Sep 2018 12:52:00 +0200 498245 1536576890 1536576720 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Significant growth expected in flame arrestor market http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/significant-growth-expected-in-flame-arrestor-market-2018-09-07 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Oil & Gas Fri, 07 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 496603 1535985410 1536271200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 New oil refinery for Uzbekistan http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-oil-refinery-for-uzbekistan-2018-09-07 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Oil & Gas Fri, 07 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 496610 1535985410 1536271200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000749208_resized_oilgasshalerockdrillingusbloomberg21022.jpg NEW OIL Uzbekistan is getting a new five-million tons a year oil refinery 511 287