More from Africa – Page 8

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    Air Products South Africa – “fuelling the future”


    The company is powering rural education through the use of ground-breaking fuel cell technology.

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    Afrox setting the standard in industrial welding


    Afrox is leading the way in improving welding standards in the South African power generation and petrochemical industries, by conducting welding procedure qualification tests using Miller Electric’s advanced PipeWorx FieldPro 350 multi-process pipe welding solution.

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    Maintaining fresh food quality with Afrox


    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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    Advanced technology showcased at exhibition


    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


    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


    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


    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


    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


    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


    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


    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


    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


    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


    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


    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


    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


    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


    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


    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


    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.