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No shortage of medical Oxygen and no supply issues - Afrox

By: Creamer Media Reporter      19th January 2021 Afrox wishes to state again there is no supply shortage of medical grade Oxygen to its contracted customers in South Africa and the Company has more than 1250-tons of liquid Oxygen in its back-up storage footprint alone in South Africa. Regarding rapidly increasing medical Oxygen demand, Afrox... 

Company’s philosophy the secret behind its success

18th November 2020 With more than 50 years of supplying and manufacturing storage and materials handling equipment globally, storage system engineering company Linvar believes its design and manufacturing philosophy has earned it the reputation of being the ‘rolls royce’ of the industry. “We believe we have the... 

Afrox declares earnings dividend for shareholders

By: Creamer Media Reporter      11th September 2020 Strong cash management and cash flow places company in a good position to take advantage of emerging opportunities, and maintain a dividend payment in line with dividend policy. On behalf of our shareholders and all stakeholders, the Board and management team publicly acknowledges the dedication... 

Afrox manages healthy dividend, profit despite lower demand in H1 

By: Marleny Arnoldi     11th September 2020 Gas supplier African Oxygen (Afrox) has declared a dividend of 38c a share for the six months ended June 30. It also posted earnings before interest and taxes (Ebit) of R336-million and basic earnings a share of 77.8c.  

No shortage of medical oxygen supply

By: Creamer Media Reporter      10th July 2020 As the sole supplier of medical oxygen to the state hospitals and clinics as well as to a number of privately owned hospitals and clinics, Afrox affirms that there is no shortage of medical oxygen in South Africa, and cautions media and social platforms against publishing information instigated... 

Mozambique expansion key for gas supplier

By: Darren Parker     10th April 2020 JSE-listed gas supplier Afrox has committed a R75-million capital investment to establish and develop a new regional branch in Pemba and an on-site store in Palma, both in Mozambique, over the next few years. Afrox Mozambique currently has no presence in the northern region of the country, which... 

Women in the Gas Industry

27th August 2019 Certain Industries may be male-dominated for a variety of reasons, such as cultural norms, interests, and history. History, in particular, plays a huge role in gender integration in a particular industry or career stream. Very often, jobs that have favoured a particular gender drag for decades... 

The connected future of gas supply

1st August 2019 In the future, Afrox gas cylinders, onsite bulk tanks and gas analysers will be connected to the Internet, which will not only allow automatic reordering for just-in-time delivery, the data collected can also be used to analyse gas quality and usage trends, predict needs, identify leaks and much... 

Afrox continues to put gas safety first this winter

18th June 2019 With the uncertainty around power supplies this winter, there is an expectation that many more South Africans will be using LPG for the first time. As one of the largest suppliers of LPG into the domestic and hospitality markets in South Africa, Afrox has negotiated long-term import agreements... 

Gas analysis and the 4th industrial revolution

12th June 2019 Compressed gas laboratories are now able to benefit from the connectivity and automated big data analysis features of the 4th Industrial Revolution. Afrox’s Hans Strydom explains.   

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