Engineering News | Refineries & Retail http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/refineries Tue, 11 Dec 2018 10:51:28 +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 Kaefer SA holds partner-focused innovation day as it celebrates 100 years of sustainable growth http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/100-year-innovation-day-and-hand-over-for-kaefer-sa-2018-11-30 Schalk Burger INDUSTRIAL INSULATION Fri, 30 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 505353 1543237343 1543528800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000767710_resized_kaeferafricabengarradandgeorgewardrope11181022.jpg BEN GARRAD AND GEORGE WARDROPE The company will leverage its relationships with its suppliers and partners to roll out new services and innovations 511 287 AA predicts massive drop in petrol price in December http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/aa-predicts-massive-drop-in-petrol-price-in-december-2018-11-28 News24Wire Refineries & Retail Wed, 28 Nov 2018 15:00:00 +0200 505991 1543410115 1543410000 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000769116_resized_petrol1022reuters.jpg 511 287 Department of Energy to review how it costs basic fuel price http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/department-of-energy-to-review-how-it-costs-basic-fuel-price-2018-11-28 News24Wire Refineries & Retail Wed, 28 Nov 2018 11:41:00 +0200 505969 1543415137 1543398060 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000769072_resized_petrol1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 BP to invest $1bn in South Africa, including refinery upgrade http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bp-to-invest-1bn-in-south-africa-including-refinery-upgrade-2018-11-22 Reuters REFINERIES Thu, 22 Nov 2018 14:31:00 +0200 505487 1542890330 1542889860 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Vaal River pollution: 'There have been challenges to compliance', Sasol says http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/vaal-river-pollution-there-have-been-challenges-to-compliance-sasol-says-2018-11-21 News24Wire WATER Wed, 21 Nov 2018 09:50:00 +0200 505299 1542787271 1542786600 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Astron commissions new R150m tank truck loading rack at Cape Town refinery http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/astron-commissions-new-r150m-tank-truck-loading-rack-at-cape-town-refinery-2018-11-16 Marleny Arnoldi ENERGY Fri, 16 Nov 2018 10:08:00 +0200 504968 1542363792 1542355680 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000766875_resized_leftastronenergyceojonathanmolapoastronenergyregionaltransportandoperationsgmdaniegouwstanktrukloadracklaunchatmilnertonrefinery1120181022.jpg Astron Energy CEO Jonathan Molapo and Astron Energy regional transport and operations GM Danie Gouws open the new TTLR at Milnerton refinery 511 287 ‘Massive’ fuel price drop on the cards for December – AA http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/massive-fuel-price-drop-on-the-cards-for-december-aa-2018-11-15 News24Wire Refineries & Retail Thu, 15 Nov 2018 11:50:00 +0200 504831 1542275550 1542275400 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000766521_resized_petrol1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 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 Refineries & Retail 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 Zuma to Gordhan: 'Can we do what Dudu wants?' http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/zuma-to-gordhan-can-we-do-what-dudu-wants-2018-11-08 News24Wire STATE CAPTURE Thu, 08 Nov 2018 08:53:00 +0200 504126 1541660197 1541659980 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Petrol price to remain unchanged, diesel to go up 50 cents in Nov http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/petrol-price-to-remain-unchanged-diesel-to-go-up-50-cents-in-nov-2018-11-05 African News Agency Refineries & Retail Mon, 05 Nov 2018 14:17:00 +0200 503757 1541421079 1541420220 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000764415_resized_petrol1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Fuel price outlook: 'Petrol price down, but diesel goes up for November' – AA http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fuel-price-outlook-petrol-price-down-but-diesel-goes-up-for-november-aa-2018-10-31 News24Wire Refineries & Retail Wed, 31 Oct 2018 14:16:00 +0200 503362 1541067636 1540988160 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000763575_resized_petrol1022reuters.jpg 511 287 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 Refineries & Retail 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 Study examines impact of strikes on South African economy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-study-on-the-impact-of-strikes-on-s-african-economy-2018-10-11 Paige Müller Refineries & Retail Fri, 26 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 501495 1540218013 1540504800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000759675_resized_sasolsign1018bloombergen10181022.jpg PROLONGED INDUSTRIAL ACTION Sasol employees and members of trade union Solidarity have been on a go-slow since September of this year 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 Refineries & Retail 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 Progress made to deliver value-based company strategy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/progress-made-to-deliver-value-based-company-strategy-2018-10-11 Paige Müller Refineries & Retail Fri, 26 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 501454 1540218013 1540504800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000759574_resized_sasolnitroexplosiveloading01en10181022.jpg REMAIN COMPETITIVE Sasol is looking to further enhance its performance by ensuring it is able to remain competitive at an oil price of $40/bl 511 287 Companies face prosecution for fixing gas cylinder prices http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/companies-face-prosecution-for-fixing-gas-cylinder-prices-2018-10-19 African News Agency ENERGY Fri, 19 Oct 2018 09:20:00 +0200 502262 1539934622 1539933600 99999999999 African News Agency 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 Opportunities abound for Italian entrepreneurs expanding into Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/opportunities-abound-for-italian-entrepreneurs-wanting-to-expand-into-africa-2018-10-12 Shannon de Ryhove Refineries & Retail Fri, 12 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 499762 1539006441 1539295200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Govt, fuels industry mull alternative pricing framework for petrol http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/government-mulls-capping-price-of-petrol-2018-10-11 African News Agency LIQUID FUELS Thu, 11 Oct 2018 12:02:00 +0200 501528 1539269099 1539252120 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000759744_resized_jeffradebe0905181022.jpg Energy Minister Jeff Radebe 511 287 Mini-refineries race billionaire to fix Nigerian fuel crisis http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mini-refineries-race-billionaire-to-fix-nigerian-fuel-crisis-2018-10-02 Bloomberg ENERGY Tue, 02 Oct 2018 11:39:00 +0200 500345 1538473835 1538473140 99999999999 Bloomberg 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 Polish miner JSW to work with Sasol on new plant http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/polish-miner-jsw-to-work-with-sasol-on-new-plant-2018-09-27 Reuters COAL Thu, 27 Sep 2018 12:15:00 +0200 499875 1538043407 1538043300 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 Sasol, Solidarity unable to reach agreement http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sasol-solidarity-to-holds-talks-at-ccma-2018-09-19 Schalk Burger LABOUR Wed, 19 Sep 2018 10:23:00 +0200 499129 1537367496 1537345380 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 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 Refineries & Retail 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 Parliament to debate recession, fuel price hikes http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/parliament-to-debate-recession-fuel-price-hikes-2018-09-12 News24Wire Refineries & Retail Wed, 12 Sep 2018 10:04:00 +0200 498468 1536740520 1536739440 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000753571_resized_cyrilramaphosaparliamentmps2018govt1022.jpg 511 287 New oil refinery for Uzbekistan http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-oil-refinery-for-uzbekistan-2018-09-07 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Refineries & Retail 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 New partnership offers turnkey STO solutions http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-partnership-offers-turnkey-sto-solutions-2018-08-23 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Refineries & Retail Fri, 07 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 496625 1535985410 1536271200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000749267_resized_oilgasoilpumpazerbaijancumulus1022.jpg TURNING AROUND A new partnership will make Special Technical Operations easier 511 287 S African refineries pulled in two http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/s-african-refineries-pulled-in-two-2018-09-07 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Refineries & Retail Fri, 07 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 496541 1536152332 1536271200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000749038_resized_oiloildonkey0930bllomberg1022jpg.jpeg LOCAL REFINERIES South African oil refineries face two main challenges 511 287 Two new refineries in the works for Nigeria http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/two-new-refineries-in-the-works-for-nigeria-2018-09-07 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Refineries & Retail Fri, 07 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 496646 1536152352 1536271200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Investment affected by environmental impact compliance http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/investment-affected-by-environmental-impact-compliance-2018-09-07 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Refineries & Retail Fri, 07 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 496426 1536152410 1536271200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000748839_resized_steamboilers01518bloomberg10222jpg.jpeg ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT Oil refineries need to take steps to reduce their environmental impact to pacify investors 511 287 Sasol develops new IT solution for head office http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sasol-develops-new-it-solution-for-head-office-2018-09-07 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Refineries & Retail Fri, 07 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 496637 1536317718 1536271200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000749311_resized_sasolnewbuildingexterior08181022jpg.jpeg FLEXIBLE TECHNOLOGY The use of flexible technology will make future refurbishments less complicated 511 287 Fuel-price intervention will have ‘no impact on fiscus’ http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fuel-price-intervention-will-have-no-impact-on-fiscus-2018-09-06 Terence Creamer FUEL PRICES Thu, 06 Sep 2018 11:50:00 +0200 497904 1536227987 1536227400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000752391_resized_petrolstation110220815duane.jpeg 511 287 Energy Department intervenes to keep petrol price increase down http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/energy-department-intervenes-to-keep-petrol-price-increase-down-2018-09-03 News24Wire Refineries & Retail Mon, 03 Sep 2018 15:45:00 +0200 497557 1535982411 1535982300 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000751543_resized_petrol1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 White workers at Sasol launch 'go-slow' ahead of Thursday strike over black staff scheme http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/white-workers-at-sasol-launch-go-slow-ahead-of-thursday-strike-over-black-staff-scheme-2018-09-03 Reuters LABOUR Mon, 03 Sep 2018 10:56:00 +0200 497496 1535965107 1535964960 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Saldanha facility ramping up gas supply http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saldanaha-facility-ramping-up-gas-supply-2018-08-31 Halima Frost Refineries & Retail 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