Engineering News | Oil & Gas http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/oil Mon, 10 Dec 2018 11:51:54 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Egypt's Carbon Holdings secures $1.25bn to build petrochemicals complex http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/egypts-carbon-holdings-secures-125bn-to-build-petrochemicals-complex-2018-12-10 Reuters PETROCHEMICALS Mon, 10 Dec 2018 11:14:00 +0200 507044 1544434182 1544433240 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Opec goes back into crunch talks as Russia resists big oil cut http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/opec-goes-back-into-crunch-talks-as-russia-resists-big-oil-cut-2018-12-07 Bloomberg OIL Fri, 07 Dec 2018 11:49:00 +0200 506936 1544176385 1544176140 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Tullow oil seeking partners in bid for additional Ghana block http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tullow-oil-seeking-partners-in-bid-for-additional-ghana-block-2018-12-07 Reuters OIL & GAS Fri, 07 Dec 2018 11:29:00 +0200 506926 1544175037 1544174940 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Nigerian govt launches bid for flare gas offtakers http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nigerian-govt-launches-bid-for-flare-gas-offtakers-2018-12-07 Marleny Arnoldi OIL & GAS Fri, 07 Dec 2018 09:21:00 +0200 506894 1544167446 1544167260 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000771072_resized_nigeriaflag1022map.jpg 511 287 South Africa should not be over-reliant on renewable energy for its future electricity needs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-should-not-be-over-reliant-on-renewable-energy-for-its-future-electricity-needs-2018-12-06 Rebecca Campbell ENERGY Thu, 06 Dec 2018 14:25:00 +0200 506797 1544101139 1544099100 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000770852_resized_jeffreysbaywindfarmrenewableenergywindenergyturbine60114duane1022.jpg Jeffreys Bay wind farm 511 287 DoE seeks comment on proposed revisions to fuel-price formula http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/doe-seeks-comment-on-proposed-revisions-to-fuel-price-formula-2018-12-05 Terence Creamer LIQUID FUELS Wed, 05 Dec 2018 16:45:00 +0200 506693 1544077427 1544021100 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000770563_resized_petrol1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 EVs to become main driver of battery storage deployment over next decade, says Fitch Solutions http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/evs-to-become-main-driver-of-battery-storage-deployment-over-next-decade-says-fitch-solutions-2018-12-05 Simone Liedtke ENERGY / BATTERY METALS Wed, 05 Dec 2018 16:27:00 +0200 506689 1544079007 1544020020 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Council for Geoscience to finalise its data policy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/council-for-geoscience-to-finalise-its-data-policy-2018-11-29 Kim Cloete EXPLORATION Thu, 29 Nov 2018 16:44:00 +0200 506152 1543503714 1543502640 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 DMR hopeful about shale gas prospects http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dmr-hopeful-about-shale-gas-prospects-2018-11-29 Kim Cloete SHALE GAS Thu, 29 Nov 2018 16:15:00 +0200 506147 1543503078 1543500900 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Mantashe lifts moratorium on oil, gas applications to kickstart exploration http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mantashe-lifts-moratorium-on-oil-gas-applications-to-kickstart-exploration-2018-11-29 Kim Cloete OIL & GAS Thu, 29 Nov 2018 14:06:00 +0200 506109 1543559194 1543493160 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000769386_resized_gwedemantashe3270920181022.jpg Mineral Resources Minister Gwede Mantashe 511 287 Nema to ensure mines are held accountable, adhere to legal duties – law firm http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nema-to-ensure-mines-are-held-accountable-adhere-to-legal-duties-law-firm-2018-11-27 Simone Liedtke ENVIRONMENTAL LEGISLATION Tue, 27 Nov 2018 16:47:00 +0200 505891 1543330176 1543330020 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000768943_resized_webberwentzelgarynrapsonhires1022.jpg Webber Wentzel environment and natural resources partner Garyn Rapson 511 287 African energy group commends South Sudan for progress in oil sector http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/african-energy-group-commends-south-sudan-for-progress-in-oil-sector-2018-11-23 African News Agency Oil & Gas Fri, 23 Nov 2018 16:01:00 +0200 505649 1542982249 1542981660 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000768415_resized_southsudanflag1022.jpg 511 287 Renergen says higher fuel prices strengthen its business case http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/renergen-says-higher-fuel-prices-strengthen-its-business-case-2018-11-23 Simone Liedtke OIL AND GAS / ENERGY Fri, 23 Nov 2018 15:19:00 +0200 505641 1542979244 1542979140 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Audit outcomes of State-owned entities continue to regress http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/audit-outcomes-of-state-owned-entities-continue-to-regress-2018-11-22 Kim Cloete GOVERNMENT EXPENDITURE Thu, 22 Nov 2018 11:05:00 +0200 505429 1542878142 1542877500 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Sasol anticipates rise in H1 earnings http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sasol-anticipates-rise-in-h1-earnings-2018-11-21 Marleny Arnoldi PETROCHEMICALS Wed, 21 Nov 2018 11:18:00 +0200 505325 1542793971 1542791880 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000767611_resized_constructionfischersasolplace10181022.jpg 511 287 Oil halts slide as signs of stockpile drop counter Opec doubts http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/oil-halts-slide-as-signs-of-stockpile-drop-counter-opec-doubts-2018-11-21 Bloomberg OIL Wed, 21 Nov 2018 10:14:00 +0200 505308 1542788697 1542788040 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Boiler maintenance project close to completion http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/maintenance-project-nears-completion-2018-11-16 Thabi Madiba Oil & Gas Fri, 16 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 503271 1542091282 1542319200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Ghana to raise $750m through London IPO of minerals fund http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ghana-to-raise-750m-through-london-ipo-of-minerals-fund-2018-11-15 Bloomberg ROYALTIES Thu, 15 Nov 2018 15:50:00 +0200 504901 1542290108 1542289800 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 SA needs to consider oil underinvestment, variable renewables implications http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sa-needs-to-consider-oil-underinvestment-variable-renewables-implications-2018-11-14 Creamer Media Reporter Oil & Gas Wed, 14 Nov 2018 09:34:00 +0200 504655 1542275387 1542180840 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000766517_resized_1022x575secondtakeen.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/76741_2018-11-14_second_take_en_mw_-_hd_web.mp478757534SA needs to consider oil underinvestment, variable renewables implications, says Terence Creamer SA needs to consider oil underinvestment, variable renewables implications, says Terence Creamer Electrifying the world no panacea for global warming, IEA says http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/electrifying-the-world-no-panacea-for-global-warming-iea-says-2018-11-13 Bloomberg ENERGY Tue, 13 Nov 2018 08:17:00 +0200 504531 1542121368 1542089820 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 IEA warns of damaging price spikes if weak oil investment left unchecked http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/iea-warns-of-damaging-price-spikes-if-weak-oil-investment-left-unchecked-2018-11-13 Terence Creamer ENERGY Tue, 13 Nov 2018 08:00:00 +0200 504529 1542121323 1542088800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000765889_resized_oilderricksreuters.jpg 511 287 Sasol Oil reverses R1.3bn tax provision after favourable court ruling http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sasol-oil-reverses-r13bn-tax-provision-after-favourable-court-ruling-2018-11-09 Terence Creamer SASOL Fri, 09 Nov 2018 15:59:00 +0200 504363 1541772119 1541771940 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Company extends life span of critical steam systems http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-extends-life-span-of-critical-steam-systems-2018-11-09 Jessica Oosthuizen Oil & Gas Fri, 09 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 502726 1541487543 1541714400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000762238_resized_snclavalinsasolproject11181022.jpg SASOL STEAM SYSTEM The steam system on the Sasol refinery is the main steam header which links the steam generation plant to the rest of the factory 511 287 Valve repair and refurbishment present vast opportunities http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/valve-repair-and-refurbishment-presents-vast-opportunities-2018-11-09 Jessica Oosthuizen Oil & Gas Fri, 09 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 502675 1541487543 1541714400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000762118_resized_testbenchbrimisengineering11181022.jpg TEST BENCH Brimis Engineering has procured a pressure relief valve test bench to service 90% of the installed pressure relief valves in the local market 511 287 Uganda expects first oil production in 2021, refinery by 2023 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/uganda-expects-first-oil-production-in-2021-refinery-by-2023-2018-11-08 Reuters OIL Thu, 08 Nov 2018 16:12:00 +0200 504260 1541686378 1541686320 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Radebe hints at possible Saudi investment to boost South Africa's oil refining capacity http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/radebe-hints-at-possible-saudi-investment-to-boost-south-africas-oil-refining-capacity-2018-11-07 Kim Cloete OIL & GAS Wed, 07 Nov 2018 12:25:00 +0200 504050 1541588371 1541586300 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Oil, gas outlook positive amid tough conditions, says PwC review http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/oil-gas-outlook-positive-amid-tough-conditions-says-pwc-review-2018-11-07 Kim Cloete OIL & GAS Wed, 07 Nov 2018 11:30:00 +0200 504042 1541585070 1541583000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Oil is here to stay, says the IEA http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/oil-is-here-to-stay-says-the-iea-2018-11-07 Kim Cloete OIL & GAS Wed, 07 Nov 2018 11:01:00 +0200 504040 1541584676 1541581260 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000764886_resized_drfatihbirol1018bloomberg1022.jpg IEA executive director Dr Fatih Birol 511 287 New oil, gas opportunities emerge in Sudan, Niger http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-oil-gas-opportunities-emerge-in-sudan-niger-2018-11-07 Kim Cloete OIL & GAS Wed, 07 Nov 2018 10:57:00 +0200 504038 1541581845 1541581020 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Renergen to list on ASX, continue expansion work on Virginia gas project http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/renergen-to-list-on-asx-continue-expansion-work-on-virginia-gas-project-2018-11-06 Simone Liedtke OIL & GAS / RENEWABLE ENERGY Tue, 06 Nov 2018 15:36:00 +0200 503957 1541512400 1541511360 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000764691_resized_renewableenergyenergymdstefanomarani112018renergen1022.jpg Renergen CEO Stefano Marani 511 287 Nigeria's NNPC says Shell, ExxonMobil also looking at crude swaps http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nigerias-nnpc-says-shell-exxonmobil-also-looking-at-crude-swaps-2018-11-05 Reuters OIL & GAS Mon, 05 Nov 2018 14:43:00 +0200 503761 1541422052 1541421780 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Australia's Invictus says it has not found oil and gas deposits in Zimbabwe http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/australias-invictus-says-it-has-not-found-oil-and-gas-deposits-in-zimbabwe-2018-11-02 Reuters OIL & GAS Fri, 02 Nov 2018 10:14:00 +0200 503606 1541146584 1541146440 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Small thermal plants hold promise for regions without grid electricity http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/small-thermal-plants-hold-promise-for-african-economies-srk-2018-11-02 Nadine James ELECTRICITY Fri, 02 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 502579 1541067520 1541109600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Petrobras to sell stake in Africa unit to Vitol-led group for $1.5bn http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/petrobras-to-sell-stake-in-africa-unit-to-vitol-led-group-for-15bn-2018-11-01 Reuters OIL & GAS Thu, 01 Nov 2018 12:52:00 +0200 503483 1541073741 1541069520 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Nigeria's NNPC signs crude-for-product swap deal with BP http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nigerias-nnpc-signs-crude-for-product-swap-deal-with-bp-2018-11-01 Reuters OIL & GAS Thu, 01 Nov 2018 12:49:00 +0200 503481 1541069419 1541069340 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-2018-10-11 Marleny Arnoldi Oil & Gas Fri, 26 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 501488 1540218013 1540504800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000759665_resized_sasolglobalclimatactiongroupceo10181022.jpg HELEN CLARKSON Lowering energy use in sectors such as auto manufacturing, cement and chemicals production is an ambitious task 511 287 Sasol poised to improve operational performance in 2019 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sasol-poised-to-improve-operational-performance-2019-2018-10-11 Anine Kilian Oil & Gas Fri, 26 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 501478 1540218016 1540504800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000759631_resized_sasolnatrelfloadingstationen10181022.jpg LOWER VOLUMES Liquid fuels sales volumes for Sasol were down 2% as a result of lower production volumes and a challenging local retail liquid fuels market 511 287