Engineering News | Pipelines & Storage https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/pipelines Sat, 15 Jun 2019 23:07:40 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Port of Ngqura liquid bulk tank farm commissioning on track https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/port-of-ngqura-liquid-bulk-tank-farm-commissioning-on-track-2019-06-13 Marleny Arnoldi PORTS Thu, 13 Jun 2019 12:22:00 +0200 522700 1560499087 1560421320 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000805127_resized_portofngquranewliquidbulkterminalconstruction0620191022.jpg The 20 ha Port of Ngqura Tank Farm site has been cleared of vegetation in preparation for bulk earthworks. Platform preparation has started in the centre of the site. TNPA has already completed the main access road from the N2. 511 287 Company advances health and safety in petrochemicals industry https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-advances-health-and-safety-in-petrochemicals-industry-2019-05-31 Mamaili Mamaila Pipelines & Storage Fri, 31 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 519277 1559026785 1559253600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 East African company Société Pétrolière expands LPG business https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/east-african-company-socit-ptrolire-expands-lpg-business-2019-05-14 Simone Liedtke LPG Tue, 14 May 2019 14:31:00 +0200 519554 1557837233 1557837060 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Electrical heat tracing viable safety precaution https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/electrical-heat-tracing-viable-safety-precaution-2019-03-29 Khutso Maphatsoe Pipelines & Storage Fri, 12 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 515650 1554473949 1555020000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000790217_resized_vesselsheatexchangerstanksandcontainersstarplex393creamermedia0320191022.jpg SAFETY FIRST The EHT cabling generates heat over the surface of the container, which in turn heats up the product inside the container 511 287 IPPs and distributed energy solutions drive innovation https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ipps-and-distributed-energy-solutions-drive-innovation-2019-04-05 Thabi Madiba Pipelines & Storage Fri, 05 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 514799 1554188456 1554415200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000788426_resized_energystorageblackveatchpvsolarphotovoltaicenergy200320191022.jpg SOLAR POWER Distributed energy resources are forcing utilities to find ways to distribute electricity in a sustainable and efficient manner or risk losing customers 511 287 Demand for utility-scale battery solutions increasing https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/demand-for-utility-scale-battery-solutions-increasing-2019-04-05 Thabi Madiba Pipelines & Storage Fri, 05 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 514858 1554188458 1554415200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000788530_resized_energystoragesolafutureenergyrobbenislandbatteryroom200320191022.jpg ROBBEN ISLAND BATTERY ROOM SOLA stores excess solar power in lithium-ion batteries and deploys it as the sun sets, resulting in an overall reduction of the diesel used to operate generators 511 287 Energy storage a viable solution to load-shedding https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/energy-storage-a-viable-solution-to-load-shedding-2019-04-05 Thabi Madiba Pipelines & Storage Fri, 05 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 514786 1554467002 1554415200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000788372_resized_energystorageeatonafricamdseydoukane200320191022.jpg SEYDOU KANE Energy storage solutions provide not only flexibility but also cost savings, should they be integrated into a company’s power grid 511 287 Interest in hydrogen storage increasing https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/interest-in-hydrogen-storage-increasing-2019-04-05 Thabi Madiba Pipelines & Storage Fri, 05 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 515467 1554731336 1554415200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Radebe refutes allegations on South Sudan refinery https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/radebe-refutes-allegations-on-south-sudan-refinery-2019-03-28 African News Agency Pipelines & Storage Thu, 28 Mar 2019 11:53:00 +0200 515525 1553767544 1553766780 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000789891_resized_jeffradebe111020181022.jpg Energy Minister Jeff Radebe 511 287 Transnet in talks with Kenya for deal to operate Lamu port https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transnet-in-talks-with-kenya-for-deal-to-operate-lamu-port-2019-03-25 Bloomberg PORTS & SHIPPING Mon, 25 Mar 2019 10:31:00 +0200 515053 1553507608 1553502660 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Novo Energy launches R130m gas compression facility in eMalahleni https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/novo-energy-launches-r130m-gas-compression-facility-in-emalahleni-2019-03-08 Marleny Arnoldi GAS Fri, 08 Mar 2019 15:38:00 +0200 513781 1552053838 1552052280 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000786130_resized_novoenergympumalanga0319dylan1022.jpg 511 287 Companies sign share purchase agreement worth $350-million https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/companies-sign-a-share-purchase-agreement-worth-350-million-2019-03-08 Thabi Madiba Pipelines & Storage Fri, 08 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 512414 1551767078 1551996000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000783127_resized_chevronoilrefinery0171022.jpg CHEVRON OIL REFINERY A refinery with a capacity to process about 110 000 bbl/d of light crude 511 287 Construction gets under way at new Ngqura liquid bulk terminal https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/construction-gets-under-way-at-new-ngqura-liquid-bulk-terminal-2019-02-22 Tasneem Bulbulia PETROLEUM Fri, 22 Feb 2019 14:38:00 +0200 512472 1550843501 1550839080 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Event set to dissect the future of African energy https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/event-set-to-dissect-the-future-of-african-energy-2019-01-24 Paige Müller Pipelines & Storage Fri, 15 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 509626 1549952197 1550181600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000777612_resized_bbenergy50413duane1022.jpg AFRICA’S ENERGY FUTURE The Africa Energy Indaba will take place at the Sandton Convention Centre, in Johannesburg, from February 19 and 20 this year 511 287 What to expect from 2019 Africa Energy Indaba https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/what-to-expect-from-2019-africa-energy-indaba-2019-01-31 Paige Müller Pipelines & Storage Fri, 15 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 510183 1549952197 1550181600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000778140_resized_circlegraphicenergyindaba01191022.jpg ADEQUATE GENERATION The Africa Energy Indaba Conference will discuss, debate and seek solutions to enable adequate energy generation across the continent. 511 287 Energy megaprojects on South Africa's radar as utility falters https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/energy-megaprojects-on-south-africas-radar-as-utility-falters-2019-02-05 Bloomberg ENERGY Tue, 05 Feb 2019 15:49:00 +0200 510637 1549438237 1549374540 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Buses using natural gas to curb fuel costs https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/buses-using-natural-gas-to-curb-fuel-costs-2019-02-01 Halima Frost Pipelines & Storage Fri, 01 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 508831 1548749389 1548972000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000775098_resized_gascng02191022.jpg GAS, NATURALLY Natural gas had been selected as a fuel of choice for global bus companies 511 287 Sappma pleased with results after increasing audit frequency https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sappma-pleased-with-results-after-increasing-audit-frequency-2018-12-05 Cameron Mackay Pipelines & Storage Fri, 18 Jan 2019 00:00:00 +0200 506628 1547542579 1547762400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000770511_resized_hdpepipesontruck1022.jpg SAPPMA From an environmental point of view, we can do a lot more for the same amount of money and materials 511 287 Odourless treatment process produces energy, creates jobs https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/odourless-water-treatment-process-produces-potable-water-energy-creates-jobs-2018-11-28 Cameron Mackay Top Water Projects Fri, 14 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 505975 1544510956 1544738400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000769087_resized_watertreatmentworkshysoncellssallyhallstilfontein1022.jpg HYSON CELLS The upflow anaerobic sludge blanket reactor process is below ground, which allows for natural insulation of the cone structures 511 287 EVs to become main driver of battery storage deployment over next decade, says Fitch Solutions https://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 Boiler maintenance project close to completion https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/maintenance-project-nears-completion-2018-11-16 Thabi Madiba Pipelines & Storage Fri, 16 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 503271 1542091282 1542319200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Renergen to list on ASX, continue expansion work on Virginia gas project https://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 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000764691_resized_renewableenergyenergymdstefanomarani112018renergen1022.jpg Renergen CEO Stefano Marani 511 287 Automatic shut-off valves improve plant safety https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/automatic-shut-off-valves-improve-plant-safety-2018-10-10 Paige Müller Pipelines & Storage Fri, 26 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 501371 1540218012 1540504800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000759385_resized_sasolheatonvalvesautomaticquicksealvalvesystemen1018jpeg1022.jpg SAFETY SHUT-OFF Albrecht-Automatik safety shut-off systems have a closing time of between one and five seconds during control function 511 287 BTT starts construction on Richards Bay LPG storage facility https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/btt-starts-construction-on-richards-bay-lpg-storage-facility-2018-10-25 Tasneem Bulbulia LIQUIFIED PETROLEUM GAS Thu, 25 Oct 2018 14:47:00 +0200 502848 1540478328 1540471620 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000762529_resized_bidvestlpgstoragefacilitytasneembulbulia1020181022.jpg 511 287 Transnet starts preparation work on reconstruction of Island View accumulator tanks https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transnet-starts-preparation-work-on-reconstruction-of-island-view-accumulator-tanks-2018-10-18 Creamer Media Reporter OIL & GAS Thu, 18 Oct 2018 15:08:00 +0200 502219 1539869266 1539868080 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Significant growth expected in flame arrestor market https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/significant-growth-expected-in-flame-arrestor-market-2018-09-07 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Pipelines & Storage Fri, 07 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 496603 1535985410 1536271200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Brenmiller Energy markets thermal generation, storage solution into African countries https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/brenmiller-energy-markets-thermal-generation-storage-solution-into-african-countries-2018-09-06 Marleny Arnoldi ENERGY Thu, 06 Sep 2018 16:34:00 +0200 498015 1536244775 1536244440 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Waste gas fuels smelter https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/waste-gas-fuels-smelter-2018-08-31 Halima Frost Pipelines & Storage Fri, 31 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 495690 1535439101 1535666400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000747123_resized_gasdieselelec08181022.jpg HOUSING THE GASSES 13 gas generators are housed 300 m away from the smelter 511 287 Lithium-ion batteries, energy storage on strong demand growth trajectory https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lithium-ion-batteries-energy-storage-on-strong-demand-growth-trajectory-2018-08-13 Marleny Arnoldi LITHIUM Mon, 13 Aug 2018 12:47:00 +0200 495476 1534159119 1534157220 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000746528_resized_electricvehicle41022.jpg 511 287 UAE to build oil pipeline between Eritrea and Ethiopia – Fana Broadcasting https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/uae-to-build-oil-pipeline-between-eritrea-and-ethiopia-fana-broadcasting-2018-08-10 Reuters OIL Fri, 10 Aug 2018 10:57:00 +0200 495318 1533891523 1533891420 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Transnet Pipelines unveils new national operating centre https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transnet-pipelines-unveils-new-national-operating-centre-2018-07-13 Shirley le Guern PIPELINES Fri, 13 Jul 2018 16:00:00 +0200 492647 1554905730 1531490400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000740198_resized_itransnetgroupceosiyabongagamatplchiefoperatingofficersibongisenikhathiandmlamulibuthelezicoooftransnetsoccelebratetheopeningofthenationaloperatingcentre07181022.jpg Transnet Group CEO Siyabonga Gama, TPL COO Sibongiseni Khathi and Transnet COO Mlamuli Buthelezi 511 287 Key enviro assessment launched for SA gas and power networks https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/research-bodies-compiling-gas-pipeline-grid-infrastructure-assessment-2018-07-06 Nadine James GAS Fri, 06 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 490902 1530782351 1530828000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Nigeria power generation drops after ruptured gas pipe shuts six power stations https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nigeria-power-generation-drops-after-ruptured-gas-pipe-shuts-six-power-stations-2018-06-19 Reuters ENERGY Tue, 19 Jun 2018 10:00:00 +0200 490097 1529396154 1529395200 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Morocco, Nigeria agree on next steps for offshore/onshore gas pipeline https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/morocco-nigeria-agree-on-next-steps-for-offshoreonshore-gas-pipeline-2018-06-11 Reuters PIPELINES Mon, 11 Jun 2018 10:03:00 +0200 489300 1528704630 1528704180 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Kenya launches pilot oil export scheme via Mombasa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kenya-launches-pilot-oil-export-scheme-via-mombasa-2018-06-04 Reuters OIL Mon, 04 Jun 2018 12:35:00 +0200 488599 1528117688 1528108500 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Metair seeks to acquire Slovenian battery manufacturer for €300m https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/metair-seeks-to-acquire-slovenian-battery-manufacturer-for-300m-2018-06-01 Marleny Arnoldi M&A Fri, 01 Jun 2018 10:55:00 +0200 488471 1546942771 1527843300 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000730387_resized_lithiumionautomotivebatteries1022reuters.jpg 511 287 Radebe sees energy contributing $25bn to South Africa’s $100bn investment target https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/radebe-sees-energy-contributing-25bn-to-south-africas-100bn-investment-target-2018-05-25 Terence Creamer ENERGY Wed, 16 May 2018 13:15:00 +0200 486749 1526472381 1526469300 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000726500_resized_jeffradebe1dylanslater05181022.jpg Energy Minister Jeff Radebe 511 287