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    Maintaining fresh food quality with Afrox

    2015-06-11T09:50:00Z

    Cryogenically freezing food products is the most effective and efficient method of maintaining the original quality, freshness and taste of produce during transit. Sub-Saharan gas market leader Afrox plays an instrumental role in the success of this supply chain.

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    Afrox appoints new CFO

    2015-05-29T12:54:00Z

    South African industrial gas supplier African Oxygen (Afrox), the country’s largest gases group, said on Friday it had appointed Dorian Devers as CFO and executive director of Afrox, with effect from May 28.

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    Industrial gases to the rescue in South Africa

    2015-05-05T13:12:00Z

    With the looming threat of load shedding becoming a regular occurrence in South Africa as a result of a shortfall in coal-generated power supply – a boost to power supply has been secured thanks to Afrox.

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    Afrox commissions Bruker FTIR instrument

    2015-01-12T16:06:00Z

    Sub-Saharan gas market leader Afrox continues to maintain its competitive edge through the commissioning of the German-engineered Bruker FTIR (Fourier Transform Infrared) instrument at its ISO 9001 Gases Operation Centre Laboratory in Germiston. 

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    Afrox first half financial announcement

    2014-08-22T14:22:00Z

    Despite achieving price increases broadly in line with increased input costs, revenue for the six months to 30 June 2014 was flat at R2.87bn (2013: R2.86bn). Earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortisation (EBITDA) was down 2% at R442 million (2013: R449m).

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    Coega investor construction booming

    2014-07-23T11:41:00Z

    A total of seven investor buildings are under simultaneous construction at the Coega Development Corporation’s Industrial Development Zone, which is being built in South Africa.

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    Porta Cylinder range expanded

    2014-07-07T14:18:00Z

    Building on the Portapak range, well known in the industry and used by South Africans for generations, Afrox is extending the range by introducing a welding and associated shielding gases offer, to meet the requirements of light manufacturing industry and DIY users alike. 

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    Cryogenic freezing “best in the world”

    2014-02-17T16:03:00Z

    A new state-of-the-art freezer available in South Africa through Afrox has been announced – and the company has stated it’s the best in the world.

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    “Massive sales” for Afrox Service Exchange

    2014-01-22T14:42:00Z

    Sales have skyrocketed since Afrox’s Service Exchange scheme (Servex™) was re-introduced in 2012 in response to numerous customer requests, proving that this scheme is acknowledged by the market as a genuine value add.

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    Afrox electrodes reflect criteria for localisation

    2014-01-21T14:47:00Z

    “Afrox’s locally manufactured range of welding electrodes reflect all the elements required for a robust contribution to government’s localisation initiative,” says Afrox’s Sandy Majatladi, Product Manager for Special Consumables.