Engineering News | Refineries & Retail https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/refineries Mon, 25 May 2020 08:54:36 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 CEF fills all vacant CEO positions for group companies https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cef-fills-all-vacant-ceo-positions-for-group-companies-2020-05-11 Donna Slater Refineries & Retail Mon, 11 May 2020 11:18:00 +0200 552990 1589191041 1589188680 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 International oil, gas industry in unchartered waters – Norton Rose Fulbright https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/international-oil-gas-industry-in-unchartered-waters-norton-rose-fulbright-2020-05-06 Donna Slater OIL & GAS Wed, 06 May 2020 12:33:00 +0200 552551 1588762917 1588761180 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000870724_resized_oilrig1022.jpg 511 287 Vivo Energy reports Covid-19-related slump in demand for its products https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/vivo-energy-reports-covid-19-related-slump-in-demand-for-its-products-2020-04-30 Donna Slater CHEMICALS & PETROCHEMICALS Thu, 30 Apr 2020 14:41:00 +0200 552122 1588250602 1588250460 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Govt set to lose up to R7bn in April on fuel levies, says AA https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/govt-set-to-lose-up-to-r7bn-in-april-on-fuel-levies-says-aa-2020-04-29 Irma Venter TRANSPORT Wed, 29 Apr 2020 15:37:00 +0200 551971 1588200913 1588167420 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000869361_resized_windmillsultrastoppetrolstation110220815duane.jpg 511 287 Sasol cuts output as Covid-19 eats into fuels and chemicals demand https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sasol-cuts-output-as-covid-19-eats-into-fuels-and-chemicals-demand-2020-04-23 Terence Creamer SASOL Thu, 23 Apr 2020 10:20:00 +0200 551454 1587653856 1587630000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000868341_resized_sasolplace50katherinestsandton2210221216duane.jpg 511 287 Business is booming for supplier https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/business-is-booming-for-supplier-2020-04-10 Darren Parker Refineries & Retail Fri, 10 Apr 2020 00:00:00 +0200 548187 1586152050 1586469600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000861376_resized_vesselsassemblymetaltankindustries0320201022.jpg MAKING IT WORK Metal Tank Industries’ streamlined production processes has helped it become more competitive in terms of costing 511 287 Sapref donates masks, goggles to community clinics https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sapref-donates-masks-goggles-to-community-clinics-2020-04-07 Marleny Arnoldi HEALTH & SAFETY/ENERGY Tue, 07 Apr 2020 15:36:00 +0200 549884 1586267124 1586266560 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000864984_resized_bluffclinicsaprefdonation1022.jpg Sapref donates equipment to the Bluff clinic, in KwaZulu-Natal 511 287 Chemicals industry likely to face longer-than-expected downturn, says ICIS https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/chemicals-industry-likely-to-face-longer-than-expected-downturn-says-icis-2020-04-07 Donna Slater CHEMICALS & PETROCHEMICALS Tue, 07 Apr 2020 12:24:00 +0200 549833 1586257525 1586255040 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Production of petroleum products continuing under lockdown − Sapia https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/production-of-petroleum-products-continuing-under-lockdown-sapia-2020-04-01 Donna Slater ENERGY Wed, 01 Apr 2020 16:22:00 +0200 549250 1585864156 1585750920 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Enviro reporting, licensing processes to enjoy extended timeframes https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/enviro-reporting-licensing-processes-to-enjoy-extended-timeframes-2020-04-01 Marleny Arnoldi ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION Wed, 01 Apr 2020 16:19:00 +0200 549249 1585752439 1585750740 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000863642_resized_barbaracreecymecfinancedylanslater1022.jpg Environment, Forestry and Fisheries Minister Barbara Creecy 511 287 Engen refinery temporarily shut amid low demand https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/engen-refinery-temporarily-shut-amid-low-demand-2020-03-30 Donna Slater REFINERIES Mon, 30 Mar 2020 12:01:00 +0200 548843 1585864134 1585562460 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Sasol ramps up sanitiser chemicals production https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sasol-ramps-up-sanitiser-chemicals-production-2020-03-30 Marleny Arnoldi CHEMICALS Mon, 30 Mar 2020 11:52:00 +0200 548837 1585573594 1585561920 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000862739_resized_sasol102017bloomberg1022.jpg 511 287 Privatisation slowly becoming reality https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/privatisation-slowly-becoming-reality-2020-03-20 Tracy Hancock Refineries & Retail 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 Consultancy predicts potential downcycle for petrochemicals industry https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/potential-downcycle-for-petrochem-industry-2020-02-27 Cameron Mackay Refineries & Retail Fri, 13 Mar 2020 00:00:00 +0200 545826 1583918933 1584050400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000855960_resized_chinapetchemfacilitybloomberg270920091022.jpg TURBULENT MARKETS Weak global economic growth, the US-China trade war, a decrease in automobile production and a booming electronic-commerce industry influenced China’s polyolefins market last year 511 287 Sasol’s record plunge boosts speculation of a rights issue https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sasols-record-plunge-boosts-speculation-of-a-rights-issue-2020-03-10 , Bloomberg CHEMICALS Tue, 10 Mar 2020 10:18:00 +0200 546762 1583828672 1583828280 99999999999 , Bloomberg 0 0 Sasol leads South African stocks to 4-year low as oil crash hits global markets https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sasol-leads-south-african-stocks-to-4-year-low-as-oil-crash-hits-global-markets-2020-03-09 Reuters MARKETS Mon, 09 Mar 2020 14:17:00 +0200 546685 1583765686 1583756220 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000857959_resized_jse110220316duane.jpg 511 287 Fuel prices projected to fall as coronavirus fears impact global oil price – AA https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fuel-prices-projected-to-fall-as-coronavirus-fears-impact-global-oil-price-aa-2020-02-28 News24Wire Refineries & Retail Fri, 28 Feb 2020 09:50:00 +0200 545879 1582876300 1582876200 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000856059_resized_petrol1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 South Africa’s Astron ‘a nice short to have for the trading business’ – Glencore https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africas-astron-a-nice-short-to-have-for-the-trading-business-glencore-2020-02-18 Martin Creamer DIVERSIFIED MINERS Tue, 18 Feb 2020 16:39:00 +0200 544917 1582094782 1582036740 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Numsa signs wage deal in motor retail, components sector https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/numsa-signs-wage-deal-in-motor-retail-components-sector-2020-01-28 Schalk Burger MOTOR INDUSTRY Tue, 28 Jan 2020 11:25:00 +0200 542891 1580205032 1580203500 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 AA projects fall in fuel prices for February as global oil price declines https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/aa-projects-fall-in-fuel-prices-for-february-as-global-oil-price-declines-2020-01-28 News24Wire Refineries & Retail Tue, 28 Jan 2020 11:07:00 +0200 542885 1580219646 1580202420 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000849075_resized_petrol1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Uganda says refinery investor group nearing final decision https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/uganda-says-refinery-investor-group-nearing-final-decision-2020-01-22 , Bloomberg REFINERIES Wed, 22 Jan 2020 14:26:00 +0200 542411 1579696207 1579695960 99999999999 , Bloomberg 0 0 Demand increasing for boiler cleaning https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/demand-increasing-for-boiler-cleaning-2019-12-04 Cameron Mackay Refineries & Retail Fri, 17 Jan 2020 00:00:00 +0200 539852 1575894628 1579212000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000842879_resized_boilerroomgeneric1022.jpg SQUEAKY CLEAN Preoperational cleaning of boilers before commissioning require a 1% hydrofluoric acid solution to remove most mill scale and fabrication defects 511 287 Vivo to cooperate with Moroccan authority regarding fuel investigation https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/vivo-to-cooperate-with-moroccan-authority-regarding-fuel-investigation-2020-01-16 Simone Liedtke COMPETITION MATTERS Thu, 16 Jan 2020 11:09:00 +0200 541880 1579167642 1579165740 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 US-Iran conflict to affect February fuel price adjustment – AA https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/us-iran-conflict-to-affect-february-fuel-price-adjustment-aa-2020-01-15 African News Agency Refineries & Retail Wed, 15 Jan 2020 15:29:00 +0200 541795 1579095222 1579094940 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000846776_resized_petrol1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Company provides solutions for sectioned refinery shutdown https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-provides-solutions-for-sectioned-refinery-shutdown-2019-11-21 Mc'Kyla Nortje Refineries & Retail Fri, 06 Dec 2019 00:00:00 +0200 538743 1575356477 1575583200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 SA petrol price to rise by 22 cents, retail paraffin cost to dip 24 cents effective Wednesday https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sa-petrol-price-to-rise-by-22-cents-retail-paraffin-cost-to-dip-24-cents-effective-wednesday-2019-12-03 African News Agency Refineries & Retail Tue, 03 Dec 2019 10:56:00 +0200 539701 1575382122 1575363360 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000842169_resized_petrol1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Sasol scores ‘own goal’ as climate pressure mounts in South Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sasol-scores-own-goal-as-climate-pressure-mounts-in-south-africa-2019-11-29 , Bloomberg ENVIRONMENT Fri, 29 Nov 2019 16:19:00 +0200 539555 1575037941 1575037140 99999999999 , Bloomberg 0 0 Sasol pledges climate action https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sasol-pledges-climate-action-2019-11-27 , Bloomberg ENVIRONMENT Wed, 27 Nov 2019 12:19:00 +0200 539263 1574850147 1574849940 99999999999 , Bloomberg 0 0 Tanzania secures $1bn syndicated loan from TDB bank for infrastructure https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tanzania-secures-1bn-syndicated-loan-from-tdb-bank-for-infrastructure-2019-11-26 Reuters INFRASTRUCTURE Tue, 26 Nov 2019 12:31:00 +0200 539154 1574764407 1574764260 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Sasol warns of lower interim earnings https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sasol-warns-of-lower-interim-earnings-2019-11-25 Marleny Arnoldi PETROCHEMICALS Mon, 25 Nov 2019 12:22:00 +0200 539016 1574677687 1574677320 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Optimising processes for consumer convenience https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/optimising-processes-for-consumer-convenience-2019-11-22 Theresa Bhowan Refineries & Retail Fri, 22 Nov 2019 00:00:00 +0200 537410 1574083289 1574373600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000837260_resized_sasolchemicalsandretailfuelsasolsevicecentre1120191022.jpg BEACON OF LIGHT Sasol retailers aim to create a personalised and digitally connected platform for the consumer 511 287 Company continues to aim for balanced debt maturity profile https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-continues-to-aim-for-balanced-debt-maturity-profile-2019-11-22 Theresa Bhowan Refineries & Retail Fri, 22 Nov 2019 00:00:00 +0200 536965 1574083288 1574373600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000836863_resized_sasolchemicalsandretailfuelfleetwoodsasolnewceo1120191022.jpg FLEETWOOD GROBLER The new Sasol president, chief executive officer and executive director as effective November 1, 2019 511 287 Rope access ensures optimal maintenance of petrochem tanks https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rope-access-ensures-optimal-maintenance-of-petrochem-tanks-2019-11-22 Theresa Bhowan Refineries & Retail Fri, 22 Nov 2019 00:00:00 +0200 535946 1574083288 1574373600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000833851_resized_sasolchemicalsandretailfuelskyriderspetrochem1120191022.jpg UP, UP AND AWAY Skyriders’ projects and safety team assesses the task at hand and determines the type of equipment needed to carry out the task safely 511 287 Retail expansion an attainable goal https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/retail-expansion-an-attainable-goal-2019-11-22 Theresa Bhowan Refineries & Retail Fri, 22 Nov 2019 00:00:00 +0200 537514 1574083289 1574373600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000837256_resized_sasolchemicalandretailfuelnewsasoltruckbranding1120191022.jpg FILL ‘ER UP Sasol has 409 Sasol Convenience Centres nationally each consisting of a forecourt, a convenience store, and a bakery 511 287 Fuel for rockets, Zeppelins points toward green heat solution https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fuel-for-rockets-zeppelins-points-toward-green-heat-solution-2019-11-18 , Bloomberg ENERGY Mon, 18 Nov 2019 08:21:00 +0200 538321 1574087045 1574058060 99999999999 , Bloomberg 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000839174_resized_enelfusinahydrogenplantitalybloomberg1022.jpg The Enel Fusina hydrogen plant near Venice, Italy. 511 287 Petrol price set to rise in December, but diesel may drop – AA https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/petrol-price-set-to-rise-in-december-but-diesel-may-drop-aa-2019-11-15 News24Wire Refineries & Retail Fri, 15 Nov 2019 14:12:00 +0200 538254 1573825706 1573819920 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000838925_resized_petrol1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Petrol price to dip by 13 cents, paraffin by 31 cents from Wednesday https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/petrol-price-to-dip-by-13-cents-paraffin-by-31-cents-from-wednesday-2019-11-05 African News Agency Refineries & Retail Tue, 05 Nov 2019 08:27:00 +0200 537047 1572961391 1572935220 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000836182_resized_petrol1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287