More from Africa – Page 9

  • Sodagem opted for onsite CO2 production with an ASCO CO2 production plant..
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    ASCO grants Sodagem CO2 independence

    2014-06-20T11:41:00Z

    Senegal soft drinks bottler Sodagem, from Dakar, is now producing its own carbon dioxide (CO2) after delivery of a new CO2 production plant from ASCO.

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    Rand-Air optimistic over nitrogen role

    2014-06-12T07:00:00Z

    South African compressor and generator hire company Rand-Air believes nitrogen air separation technology has a key role to play in the future of the country’s food and beverage industry.

  • LGI showroom
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    Les Gaz Industriel Ltd opens new showroom

    2014-06-11T09:02:00Z

    Mauritius-based manufacturer of gases and related welding goods Les Gaz Industriel Ltd (LGI) has recently opened a new showroom as part of plans to provide a one-stop service to its industrial and medical customers.

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    Somalian hydrocarbon potential awaits

    2014-06-06T09:48:00Z

    Somalia’s upstream oil and gas industry will benefit from greater investor confidence and undergo subsequent growth in the years to come, if the Somalian government provides the political stability, security and infrastructure required for large-scale development

  • G-Plant, South Africa
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    Air Products launches landmark ‘G-Plant’

    2014-06-03T16:47:00Z

    After three years in the pipeline, Air Products South Africa has today launched its new, state-of-the-art air separation unit (ASU) at the company’s Vanderbijlpark facility.

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    Coca-Cola assisted by Afrox

    2014-05-20T08:14:00Z

    The company has invested four million Rand to increase the storage and supply capacity available of food grade carbon dioxide and liquid nitrogen to Wadeville based Coca-Cola Canners of Southern Africa.  

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    Coega plant towering “heart” unveiled

    2014-05-15T10:54:00Z

    Air Products has unveiled the towering “heart” of its new Eastern Cape air separation unit marking a milestone in progress towards commissioning of the R300-million plant by the end of the year.

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    Surfactant technology delivers benefits

    2014-05-01T11:38:00Z

    Concrete Evidence: Air Products South Africa’s surfactant technology delivers multiple benefits to the cement industry – thanks to the development and usage of the Surfynol series of surfactants, developed by its parent company in the United States, Air Products and Chemicals Incorporated (APCI), a long-standing innovator in many chemicals markets. ...

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    Pilot biogas project in Senegal

    2014-04-25T16:20:00Z

    Ferlo is an arid ecological area located in the north of Senegal, which is home to over half of the country’s cattle and sheep livestock. The 350,000 inhabitants of this region live according to the rhythm of livestock production and the seasonal migration of herds. The project has been financed ...

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    New partnership demonstrates commitment

    2014-04-09T11:46:00Z

    Air Products South Africa’s aquaponics project partnership with Inmed and Carel De Wet Technical High School bears fruit for the corporate social investment projects of the company.

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    New fleet enhances supply chain

    2014-03-28T14:08:00Z

    Air Products South Africa, a leading manufacturer, supplier and distributor of industrial and speciality gases, has acquired a fleet of new tankers, and plans to invest in further capacity in the coming year.

  • Metal shavings coil
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    Innovation key to mining and metallurgy growth

    2014-03-18T11:20:00Z

    As margins tighten and the needs of customers change, addressing the technical skills shortage and investing more in innovation will be critical to ensuring continued growth for gas companies within the mining and metallurgy sector, says Air Products South Africa’s Sachin Kulkarni.

  • Welding health and safety
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    SAIW plans year of expansion

    2014-03-04T10:25:00Z

    Although 2014 is expected to be a tough year, the Southern African Institute of Welding (SAIW) is planning regional expansion with Cape Town and Durban being the first targets.

  • Coega-AP-gas_world
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    Major step in Coega development

    2014-02-21T14:21:00Z

    Air Products’ new air separation plant in the Coega Industrial Development Zone has moved a step closer to its opening target with the arrival of the cold box – a 32m high component.

  • Afrox-freezer-gas_world
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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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    Talking Gas and Mining

    2014-02-03T14:32:00Z

    Air Products South Africa attends the 2014 conference called ‘Investing in African Mining Indaba’ – which is the world’s largest mining investment conference.

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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.

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    The year in review – Part 3

    2013-12-27T02:00:00Z

    Following headline acquisitions in the second quarter for Union Engineering, Praxair and Air Liquide, today we look at developments in third quarter 2013 and two long-awaited, major developments in the global helium business.

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    The year in review – Part 2

    2013-12-26T02:00:00Z

    After a first quarter where M A activity got off to a brisk start, considerable project activity was announced globally, and concern began to really mount for the future of security of the US Federal Helium Reserve, today we look at developments in second quarter 2013.