Amidst the mince pies, sparkling drinks and seasonal festivities, this week gas world looks at the developments that have been making the headlines in the industrial gas and equipment business in 2013.
Afrox is one of the leading suppliers of these gases into the local gold mining industry, providing instrument grade gases or gas mixtures for specific analytical requirements and can be made to order if required.
Two days of informative presentations and calls to action have come to a close at the Middle East North Africa Industrial Gas Conference 2013. More than 250 delegates from over 25 countries gathered in Dubai (UAE) for the event.
Having filled the ‘critical supply service gap’ in Southern Africa for the last five years, Cryogas Express (Pty) Ltd has announced its imminent expansion into the Middle East market via a new partnership with Tristar, part of the Agility group.
Afrox has teamed up in a project to turn unwanted clothes into 100 fruit and other indigenous trees at five schools in Port Elizabeth –where the company is investing R300m in a new state-of-the-art ASU.
Afrox has signed a milestone agreement confirming its R300m investment in a 150 tonne-per-day state-of-the-art air separation unit (ASU) to service industry and health services across the Eastern Cape.
The most comprehensive inventory of climate finance to date indicated that investment is far short of the need and is falling further behind each year. However, more large scale power capacity was installed – costing less money.
International gas and oil producer BG Group Plc said civil unrest and leadership change in Egypt had led it to review further investments in the country, as it reported a 3% fall in second quarter net profit.
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