Engineering News | Pipelines & Storage https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/pipelines Mon, 06 Jul 2020 04:48:39 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Sasol narrows immediate asset-disposal focus to ‘top ten’ list https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sasol-narrows-immediate-asset-disposal-focus-to-top-ten-list-2020-07-03 Terence Creamer SASOL Fri, 03 Jul 2020 15:25:00 +0200 558444 1593786902 1593782700 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000883768_resized_paulvictor110220817duane.jpg Sasol CFO Paul Victor 511 287 Sasol’s asset sale programme advances with bids due for pipeline https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sasols-asset-sale-programme-advances-with-bids-due-for-pipeline-2020-06-29 Bloomberg CHEMICALS/ENERGY Mon, 29 Jun 2020 16:17:00 +0200 557929 1593440374 1593440220 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Advantages of biodiesel highlighted https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/advantages-of-biodiesel-highlighted-2020-06-19 Halima Frost Pipelines & Storage Fri, 19 Jun 2020 00:00:00 +0200 555720 1592560610 1592517600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000877608_resized_biofuelsecodieseltruck1022.jpg TRUCK IT EcoDiesel is making the environment and cost saving benefits of locally manufactured biodiesel better known in South Africa 511 287 Renergen, Total South Africa ink LNG distribution agreement https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/renergen-total-south-africa-ink-lng-distribution-agreement-2020-06-18 Simone Liedtke NATURAL GAS Thu, 18 Jun 2020 02:00:00 +0200 556889 1592493931 1592438400 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000880268_resized_renergenplantfreestate0320181022.jpg Renergen's Virginia gas project, in the FreeState. 511 287 Fuel availability is improving, says Sapia https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fuel-availability-is-improving-says-sapia-2020-06-15 Simone Liedtke PETROLEUM Mon, 15 Jun 2020 12:31:00 +0200 556677 1592225232 1592217060 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000879894_resized_petrol1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Sasol to mull adding pipeline, Qatar plant to disposal plan https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sasol-to-mull-adding-pipeline-qatar-plant-to-disposal-plan-2020-05-15 Bloomberg CHEMICALS/ENERGY Fri, 15 May 2020 08:55:00 +0200 553573 1589525904 1589525700 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Ncondezi secures $5.5m C&I pipeline https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ncondezi-secures-55m-ci-pipeline-2020-05-06 Tasneem Bulbulia ENERGY Wed, 06 May 2020 16:26:00 +0200 552624 1588776105 1588775160 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 LPG could plug backup energy gap https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lpg-could-plug-backup-energy-gap-2020-04-03 Cameron Mackay Pipelines & Storage Fri, 24 Apr 2020 00:00:00 +0200 549444 1587673772 1587679200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000865392_resized_gascooking0420201022.jpg GAS RISING LPG imports are expected to increase, as current suppliers will not be able to cope with the expected increase in industrial and domestic end-user demand 511 287 LNG market sees increased clean energy demand https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lng-market-sees-increased-clean-energy-demand-2020-04-09 Cameron Mackay Pipelines & Storage Fri, 24 Apr 2020 00:00:00 +0200 550118 1587673797 1587679200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000865404_resized_deepwaterbloomberg20171022.jpg AN EVOLVING MARKET New spot-trading mechanisms and a wider variety of indices used for long-term contracts point towards LNG becoming an increasingly flexible commodity 511 287 Opportune time for LPG growth https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/opportune-time-for-lpg-growth-2020-04-08 Cameron Mackay Pipelines & Storage Fri, 24 Apr 2020 00:00:00 +0200 550055 1587673813 1587679200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000865401_resized_gas0420201022.jpg POTENTIAL UNLOCKED LPG’s versatility in domestic, commercial and industrial applications, and impending supply capacity improvements, are significant factors signalling the potential for growth for the industry 511 287 AfDB refutes media reports relating to East African crude oil pipeline project https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/afdb-refutes-medias-relating-it-to-east-african-crude-oil-pipeline-project-2020-04-20 Donna Slater OIL & GAS Mon, 20 Apr 2020 13:08:00 +0200 551082 1587387055 1587380880 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Mozambique expansion key for gas supplier https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mozambique-expansion-key-for-gas-supplier-2020-04-10 Darren Parker Pipelines & Storage Fri, 10 Apr 2020 00:00:00 +0200 548184 1586152050 1586469600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000861364_resized_afroxriverhorse21022.jpg EXPANDING GAS Afrox’s R75-million investment into Mozambique is aimed at taking full advantage of the country’s offshore liquid natural gas development 511 287 Interior tank cleaning made easier through rope access https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/interior-tank-cleaning-made-easier-through-rope-access-2020-04-10 Darren Parker Pipelines & Storage Fri, 10 Apr 2020 00:00:00 +0200 548191 1586255457 1586469600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000861388_resized_sasolchemicalsandretailfuelskyriderspetrochem271120191022.jpg ROPING IN THE PROS In many cases, a client’s maintenance and inspection budgets can be stretched further by using rope access 511 287 Privatisation slowly becoming reality https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/privatisation-slowly-becoming-reality-2020-03-20 Tracy Hancock Pipelines & Storage Fri, 20 Mar 2020 00:00:00 +0200 546155 1584522860 1584655200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000856594_resized_electriccarchargingbattery1022.jpg DRIVEN DISCUSSION The growing adoption of electric vehicles is one trend expected to dominate discussion at Power & Electricity World Africa 2020 511 287 Bushveld sees battery storage potential beyond EVs https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bushveld-sees-battery-storage-potential-beyond-evs-2020-02-17 Simone Liedtke VANADIUM / ENERGY STORAGE Mon, 17 Feb 2020 08:00:00 +0200 544653 1582118823 1581919200 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000853221_resized_0013we1022.jpg Bushveld Minerals CEO Fortune Mojapelo 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/81548_2020-02-10_bushveld1.mp4119113451Bushveld Minerals CEO Fortune Mojapelo chats to Engineering News & Mining Weekly about the energy transition, how vanadium plays a role in this as well as how this fits into the company's growth plans. Video: Creamer Media's Kutlwano Matlala. Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Bushveld Minerals CEO Fortune Mojapelo chats to Engineering News & Mining Weekly about the energy transition, how vanadium plays a role in this as well as how this fits into the company's growth plans. Video: Creamer Media's Kutlwano Matlala. Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Batteries, EVs to play ‘critical role’ in low-carbon future https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/batteries-evs-to-play-critical-role-in-low-carbon-future-2019-12-19 Simone Liedtke LITHIUM Thu, 19 Dec 2019 08:00:00 +0200 540844 1576730129 1576735200 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Renergen’s Free State project shows ‘game changing’ potential for domestic power https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/renergens-free-state-project-shows-game-changing-potential-for-domestic-power-2019-12-16 Simone Liedtke NATURAL GAS Tue, 17 Dec 2019 01:00:00 +0200 540645 1576579980 1576537200 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000844408_resized_renewableenergyenergymdstefanomarani112018renergen1022.jpg CEO Stefano Marani 511 287 Maintenance work on tunnel completed https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/maintenance-work-on-tunnel-completed-2019-12-13 Halima Frost Lesotho Highlands Water Project Fri, 13 Dec 2019 00:00:00 +0200 539323 1575266455 1576188000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000841321_resized_lesothohighlandsdwskatse12191022.jpg USEFUL BEAUTY The Katse dam not only supplies water to the South Africa but also hydro electricity and tourism to the Kingdom of Lesotho 511 287 Water project underway and making progress https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/water-project-underway-and-making-progress-2019-12-13 Halima Frost Lesotho Highlands Water Project Fri, 13 Dec 2019 00:00:00 +0200 539437 1575266548 1576188000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000841597_resized_lesothohighlandspolihalidamsite12191022.jpg DAM BIG PROJECT The site of the 2.3-billion-cubic-metre Polihali dam 511 287 Project aims to create Africa’s helium hub https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/renergen-aims-to-create-africas-helium-hub-2019-12-13 Simone Liedtke Renergen Virgina Gas Project Fri, 13 Dec 2019 00:00:00 +0200 539348 1575901563 1576188000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000841347_resized_renergentetra4virginiagasprojectgroundbreakingstefanomaranixolilembonambilindiwefuluravelemekwenickmitchell11191022dylan.jpg BREAKING GROUND (Left to right) Renergen CEO Stefano Marani, DMRE technical support chief director Xolile Mbonambi, Renergen CFO Fulu Ravele and Renergen COO Nick Mitchell at the groundbreaking event at the Virginia gas project 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/80795_2019-11-29_renergen_-_2.mp438146560Renergen CEO Stefano Marani speaks to Engineering News about the company’s flagship Virginia gas project, and what this milestone means for the company Renergen CEO Stefano Marani speaks to Engineering News about the company’s flagship Virginia gas project, and what this milestone means for the company Renergen approved for secondary listing on A2X https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/renergen-approved-for-secondary-listing-on-a2x-2019-11-20 Simone Liedtke NATURAL GAS Wed, 20 Nov 2019 14:18:00 +0200 538646 1574253592 1574252280 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Call for greater urgency as South Africa approaches gas ‘supply cliff’ https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/call-for-greater-urgency-as-south-africa-approaches-gas-supply-cliff-2019-11-04 Terence Creamer GAS Mon, 04 Nov 2019 16:00:00 +0200 537004 1572937585 1572876000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000836108_resized_sasolmozcpf211022.jpeg South Africa remains highly dependent on Sasol’s Pande and Temane production areas 511 287 Bushveld announces strategy to work with vanadium battery manufacturers https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bushveld-announces-strategy-to-work-with-vanadium-battery-manufacturers-2019-11-04 Marleny Arnoldi VANADIUM Mon, 04 Nov 2019 15:41:00 +0200 537001 1572876952 1572874860 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000836105_resized_fortunemojapelo310220118duane2.jpg Bushveld CEO Fortune Mojapelo 511 287 Tanzania plans to extend its gas pipeline network https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tanzania-plans-to-extend-its-gas-pipeline-network-2019-09-16 Reuters ENERGY Mon, 16 Sep 2019 16:48:00 +0200 532029 1568645364 1568645280 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 New vaporising regulator increases accuracy and reliability https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-vaporising-regulator-increases-accuracy-and-reliability-2019-09-06 Halima Frost Pipelines & Storage Fri, 06 Sep 2019 00:00:00 +0200 529423 1567492431 1567720800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000820104_resized_temperatureemerson0209191022.jpg CONTROL FREAK The series of controllers ensure optimal performance and safety in locations rated as hazardous 511 287 Virginia project to stimulate local gas economy https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/virginia-project-to-stimulate-local-gas-economy-2019-08-15 Cameron Mackay Pipelines & Storage Fri, 30 Aug 2019 00:00:00 +0200 528782 1566888815 1567116000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000818864_resized_productionplant0820191022.jpg DOMINO EFFECT Once the plant is built and producing commercially, it will inspire confidence for other project developers to bring similar projects on line 511 287 Saldanha Bay ‘Freeport’ lines up 58 prospective investors https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saldanha-bay-freeport-lines-up-58-prospective-investors-2019-08-21 Terence Creamer OIL & GAS SERVICES Wed, 21 Aug 2019 09:00:00 +0200 529210 1566392068 1566370800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000819664_resized_kaashifahbeukes1022.jpg SBIDZ acting CEO Kaashifah Beukes 511 287 Uganda will be able to get oil-pipeline funding, Stanbic says https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/uganda-will-be-able-to-get-oil-pipeline-funding-stanbic-says-2019-08-06 Bloomberg ENERGY Tue, 06 Aug 2019 12:46:00 +0200 527920 1565088553 1565088360 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Metair expects up to 23% rise in interim earnings https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/metair-expects-up-to-23-rise-in-interim-earnings-2019-07-24 Simone Liedtke ENERGY STORAGE / AUTOMOTIVE COMPONENTS Wed, 24 Jul 2019 15:16:00 +0200 526667 1563974244 1563974160 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 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