R/€ = 14.15
R/$ = 11.20
Au 1211.63 $/oz
Pt 1266.00 $/oz
Sep 19, 2014
A human rights organization sued the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on Thursday, saying the agency is "unlawfully" delaying work on a rule that would require oil, gas and mining companies to disclose payments they make to foreign governments. Oxfam...
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...
Mar 03, 2014
The Obama administration on Monday announced new fuel and automobile rules to cut soot, smog and toxic emissions, which it says will reduce asthma and heart attacks in the US. The so-called Tier 3 rules unveiled by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) have been...
Nov 09, 2012
Chinese valves designer and manufacturer Neway Valves, locally represented by Industrial and Designer Valves (IDV), obtained ISO/TS 29001 certification in June. IDV sales manager Peter Raubenheimer says this certification defines the quality management system...
Jan 23, 2012
Oil prices fell on Friday, pressured by economic uncertainty ahead of a possible debt deal in Greece, concerns about China's sluggish manufacturing sector and weak U.S. petroleum demand. China's manufacturers had a sluggish start to the year, a survey of purchasing...
Nov 04, 2011
Diversified technology supplier Metso reports that it is improving its product offering by certifying its valve products according to the latest accepted fire-safe standard, API 607 sixth edition.
May 06, 2011
Valve technology specialist RGR Technologies has custom designed PC Ball Valves to replace existing valves for ash-water handling at petrochemicals group Sasol’s Secunda coal gasification plant.
Jan 14, 2011
Sep 09, 2010