R/€ = 18.13
R/$ = 16.06
Au 1191.25 $/oz
Pt 933.50 $/oz
Jan 22, 2016
A landmark study by the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) that concluded fracking causes no widespread harm to drinking water is coming under fire – this time, from the agency’s own science advisers. The EPA’s major finding in June’s preliminary report, that...
Jan 13, 2016
Oil fell briefly below the widely watched $30/bl level on Tuesday, extending a sell-off that has sliced almost 20% off prices this year amid deepening concerns about fragile Chinese demand and the absence of output restraint. Prices settled down 3%, a seventh...
Oct 23, 2015
Commercial and technical valve solution specialist Heaton Valves Africa (HVA) last month supplied 14 Titan severe service ball valves for the second phase of petrochemicals giant Sasol’s Fischer-Tropsch wax expansion project (FTWEP). The FTWEP involves the...
Jun 30, 2015
Yokogawa announces the release of the Enterprise Pipeline Management Solution, a modular software suite that is the product of our over 20 years of practical experience in implementing pipeline management solutions globally. Developed for deployment at the heart of...
Oct 24, 2014
Local fabrication company ERD Fab, a division of Gauteng-based structural steel product manufacturer Structa Group, completed a heat-exchanger retubing project in July for energy and petrochemicals group Sasol subsidiary Sasol Polymers at its vinyl chloride monomer...
Oct 03, 2014
Sales of the Sunflo range of medium-duty centrifugal pumps have been positive since independent pump supply and equipment repair company AESPUMP South Africa was appointed as the new local distribution and service agent for the range in May 2013, the company...
Sep 05, 2014
A second-term contract to enhance the reliability of 565 pumps at Cape Town-based oil refinery Chevron has been improved through training the site personnel and mechanical seals manufacturer John Crane’s constantly monitoring the pumps.
Mar 25, 2014
South African steel pipe maker Hall Longmore was recently sold to the privately owned Barnes Group following a successful conclusion to negotiations with seller Murray & Roberts and final approval by the Competition Commission. Says Kenny van Rooyen, newly appointed...
Nov 09, 2012