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After pandemic, oil firms even less willing to cover $3.9bn cost of South Africa's clean fuel plan 

By: Reuters     22nd January 2021 After being hit by the pandemic, oil companies in South Africa are unlikely to upgrade refineries to cut sulphur emissions unless the government allows them to pass the costs on to consumers or offers other support, the South African Petroleum Industry Association (Sapia) says. New rules... 

Engen launches proudly SA private label Quickshop & Co.

By: Creamer Media Reporter      15th January 2021 True to its proud history of innovation and customer service, Engen has launched an exciting new private label convenience brand, Quickshop & Co. with all products in the range locally sourced and offering good quality at a great price.   South Africans have come to expect constant innovation... 

Engen Sunset Beach offers a slice of Andiccio24

By: Creamer Media Reporter      13th January 2021 Engen’s fast-food convenience offering is flourishing, and Cape Town customers can now enjoy a slice of Andiccio24’s delicious pizza at Engen Sunset Beach Convenience Centre in Milnerton.  Opened officially on 4 December 2020, Engen Sunset Beach operates 24/7 and offers customers a diverse range... 

One injured, six treated for smoke inhalation after Engen refinery explosion

By: Marleny Arnoldi     4th December 2020 One person has been injured and taken to hospital, while six have been treated for smoke inhalation, following Friday morning's explosion at an oil refinery in Wentworth, Durban. Engen spokesperson Gavin Smith told Engineering News that the fire on site had been extinguished during the morning.  

Engen pledges another R1m to Caring4Girls feminine hygiene initiative

4th November 2020 Another 5 270 female learners will approach their monthly cycles with confidence and dignity after Engen committed a further R1 million to the Caring4Girls feminine hygiene initiative, following a R2.5 million investment in 2018.  557 learners at Letsete Secondary School and 355 leaners at... 

Vivo Energy resumes dividend pay on improved trading

By: Reuters     30th October 2020 Africa-focussed fuel retailer Vivo Energy said on Friday volume improved in the third quarter from the second as COVID-19 restrictions eased and it would pay a previously withdrawn 2019 final dividend. UK-listed Vivo said it was cautiously optimistic for the rest of the year and into 2021, as no... 

Engen Computer School celebrates its 2020 graduates

By: Creamer Media Reporter      29th October 2020 Another 47 members of the South Durban community have had their chances of entering the workplace improved after graduating from the Engen Computer School.   The group, who enrolled early in 2020 and had their classes halted in late March by the national lockdown, are all excited to put their new... 

Engen Computer School celebrates its 2020 graduates

28th October 2020 Another 47 members of the South Durban community have had their chances of entering the workplace improved after graduating from the Engen Computer School.     

Engen and FoodForward SA stand together for World Food Day

By: Creamer Media Reporter      20th October 2020 As a company that cares deeply about the communities in which it operates, Engen has again moved to help marginalised members of society by partnering with FoodForward SA to commemorate World Food Day on Friday, 16 October 2020.  Adhering to strict COVID-19 measures, 12 employees from South... 

KZN govt reaches out to Engen amid its oil refinery considerations

By: Marleny Arnoldi     9th October 2020 KwaZulu-Natal Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs MEC Nomusa Dube-Ncube has tasked the Trade & Investment Council KwaZulu-Natal (TIKZN) to look into the matter of the Engen Oil Refinery potentially closing its doors in a few years’ time. Engen confirms in a statement that it... 

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