R/€ = 13.19
R/$ = 12.10
Au 1179.46 $/oz
Pt 1125.00 $/oz
Apr 20, 2015
A planned shutdown at South Africa's largest refinery, the Sapref plant co-owned by Shell and BP, will be brought forward to this week after a worker died in hospital following a flash fire, a spokesperson said on Sunday. The worker, one of three hospitalised after a...
Jul 09, 2014
Esor Pipelines has one of the most impressive track records in the South African pipeline industry, including several prestigious projects that required specialised expertise. These include the recent completion of sub-Saharan Africa’s largest water pipeline — the...
Nov 01, 2013
The petrochemicals sector plays a major role in the South African economy and often, scheduled shutdowns of key sites are necessary in order carry out planned maintenance and upgrades to ensure that capacity in the sector is not compromised. This was the case with...
Jun 25, 2013
US engineering group Fluor Corporation announced on Tuesday that it had been awarded the basic engineering services contract associated with the upgrade of the Natref refinery, in the Free State, to produce fuels in line with South Africa’s impending Cleaner Fuels 2...
Jun 12, 2013
Energy Minister Dipuo Peters has indicated that work on the cost-recovery mechanism for the upgrade of South Africa’s oil refinery to the cleaner fuels 2 (CF2) specifications should be finalised by the end of June. The specifications for petrol and diesel were...
Jun 07, 2013
Energy and chemicals group Sasol estimates that it will need to invest R11.7-billion at the Natref refinery JV and at Sasol Synfuels, in Secunda, to comply with the South African government’s Clean Fuels 2 (CF2) specifications. The Natref crude oil refinery, in the...
May 17, 2013
Fluor Corporation has been awarded the front-end engineering and design contract for South African Petroleum Refineries Clean Fuels II project.
Apr 16, 2013