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    Advanced technology showcased at exhibition

    2015-06-04T10:57:00Z

    Sub-Saharan gas market leader Afrox is showcasing the full benefits of the ZUGIBEAST – a portable, high-speed decontamination unit – at the 2015 FRIGAIR Africa Exhibition taking place from 3 to 5 June at the Gallagher Convention Centre in Midrand.

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    MENA conference dates announced by gasworld

    2015-06-01T08:31:00Z

    gas world is excited to announce the launch of its fifth Middle East and North Africa (MENA) Industrial Gas Conference, taking place in Dubai from 7 th – 9 th December (2015).

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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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    APR signs two-year Botswana energy deal

    2015-05-28T10:51:00Z

    APR Energy announced today that it has signed a contract with the Botswana Power Corporation (BPC), the national electric utility, to provide 35MW of new power generation for a two-year term.

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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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    Commitment to education further demonstrated

    2015-04-22T13:26:00Z

    Air Products South Africa has once again demonstrated its ongoing support of young agriculture students with the sponsorship of Inmed’s aquaponics unit at Carel de Wet High School in Vanderbijlpark, close to the company’s flagship production facility.

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    Air Products celebrates 46 years in South Africa

    2015-03-25T16:12:00Z

    Air Products South Africa celebrated its 46th anniversary earlier this month, reflecting on the steady growth enjoyed in the country since its inception on 2nd March 1969.

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    World's largest ASU relies on MAN compressor

    2015-03-20T11:17:00Z

    Air Liquide, which is constructing the ASU, is opting for compressor technology from MAN Diesel Turbo in the design of a new record Air Separation Unit in South Africa.

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    Air Products reaches six month supply mark

    2015-03-06T13:23:00Z

    Industrial gas continues to play a pivotal role in the growth of Eastern Cape industry, evidenced by Air Products South Africa’s supply to the local market for the past six months of uninterrupted supply of industrial gases.

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    Developing young welding talent in South Africa

    2015-02-26T16:07:00Z

    Air Products South Africa, sponsor of the South African Institute of Welding’s (SAIW) Young Welder of the Year, sees the competition as another opportunity to further its aim of investing in the youth of this country.

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    Air Liquide chosen by Sasol for Africa ASU

    2015-02-25T10:33:00Z

    The company has been chosen to build, own and operate the world’s largest oxygen production unit for Sasol in South Africa. The ASU will have a total capacity of 5,000 tonnes of oxygen per day – a milestone in the history of industrial gas production.

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    Athlone School supported by Air Products

    2015-02-09T09:56:00Z

    Lighting the way for young learners, and demonstrating its commitment to education and development of youth in the county, Air Products South Africa has chosen to support a school for blind and disabled children in Cape Town.

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    Union Engineering installs Mauritius CO2 plant

    2015-02-02T11:23:00Z

    Union Engineering has installed a sustainable carbon dioxide (CO2) recovery plant on the island of Mauritius for Gaz Carbo, a leading provider of food grade CO2 on the island for beverage applications.

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    Coega safety milestone celebrated

    2015-01-27T15:12:00Z

    Air Products South Africa celebrated the delivery of a safe and injury-free construction project when the contractors handed over the keys to the company’s R300-million air separation unit (ASU) in the Coega Industrial Development Zone (IDZ) in November 2014.

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    CryoEase supply system proves popular in South Africa

    2015-01-26T09:42:00Z

    One of Air Products South Africa’s long-term customers recently made the ‘switch’ from a cylinder-based mode of supply to the company’s CryoEase ‘total gas management system’, and is reaping the multiple benefits.

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    Nigeria LNG awards two charters to Golar

    2015-01-19T11:05:00Z

    Golar LNG announced today that it has been awarded two time charters by Nigeria LNG Ltd to employ the recently delivered Golar Frost and Golar Crystal. Employment of both vessels under these contracts will commence in January 2015 and will continue for a duration of approximately 12 months for each ...

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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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    Egypt finalises LNG deal with Gazprom

    2015-01-12T14:34:00Z

    Petroleum Minister Sherif Ismail said on Sunday that Egypt will complete an agreement with Russia’s Gazprom for the company to supply it with liquefied natural gas (LNG) shipments later this month.

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    2015 – What lies ahead? Part 3

    2014-12-30T06:00:00Z

    As 2014 draws to a close, gas world looks ahead at what projects, plants and developments we can expect to see in the industrial gas business in 2015. Here we focus on projects in the Middle East, Africa and India.

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    ‘Full circle’ supply agreement signed

    2014-12-01T10:52:00Z

    A landmark agreement has been signed between Air Products South Africa and Sasol Chemical Industries, which will see Air Products purchase the Sasolburg A2100 air separation unit (ASU), and simultaneously commence with a new long-term supply agreement.