Sasolburg (South Africa)

Type: City
Name: Sasolburg (South Africa)
Country: South Africa
Latitude: -26.82
Longitude: 27.84
population: 77,016
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

Sasol's 344.5 t wax reactor arrives in Sasolburg

The reactor was transported through Pongola, in KwaZulu-Natal, and Piet Retief, in southern Mpumalanga, and “a short section” of Gauteng before reaching Sasolburg.The load, classified as a super abnormal load, weighed 499 t once loaded onto a trailer ... [Published Engineering News - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

19-times hammer champ has kid after his crown

Coach Basie Koen, who also works with Harmse, said classmate Stefanie Greyling recommended Makhethe to him."She said he might be interested in the hammer throw," said Koen, who heads a hammer-throw academy in Sasolburg. "He took to it quickly - in a matter ... [Published Times Live South Africa - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 1 reports

DHL assists wax production

April 9 - DHL Industrial Projects has transported a 344.5-tonne wax reactor from South Korea to Richards Bay in South Africa.The reactor is destined for the Fisher Tropsch Sasol Wax Expansion Project in Sasolburg, where it will produce Sasol wax. Construction ... [Published Heavy Lift - Apr 09 2014]
First reported Apr 06 2014 - Updated Apr 06 2014 - 1 reports

HANNIBAL ELECTOR: Man of The People—the Zuma advantage

Think the ANC are done? Perhaps that’s because you haven’t seen them in action lately. One on one, there are few politicians more effective than Jacob Zuma. RICHARD POPLAK watches him knock on doors and kiss babies. The take-home lesson: never count out ... [Published Daily Maverick - Apr 06 2014]
First reported Apr 06 2014 - Updated Apr 06 2014 - 3 reports

State agency gives blankets at ANC ral...

Parys - President Jacob Zuma’s campaign in Parys, Free State, was on Saturday marred by a blankets-for-votes scandal involving a state agency.The SA Social Security Agency distributed blankets branded with its name and parcels of toiletries for the elderly ... [Published IOL - Apr 06 2014]
First reported Apr 03 2014 - Updated Apr 03 2014 - 1 reports

Firms ‘abusing law’ on air quality standards compliance

SOME of South Africa’s heavy industrial companies were "abusing the law" that allowed firms to defer compliance with air quality standards if they were purchasing equipment that would reduce air pollution, Department of Environmental Affairs air quality ... [Published BDlive - Apr 03 2014]
First reported Apr 02 2014 - Updated Apr 02 2014 - 1 reports

South Africa: Better Prospects for Fet Graduates

Pretoria — The chances of getting decent work experience has increased for Further Education and Training (FET) college graduates in the Free State, with the launch of the graduate placement programme in that province on Tuesday.The launch follows the ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Apr 02 2014]
First reported Mar 27 2014 - Updated Mar 27 2014 - 1 reports

Simbine to err on side of caution

Simbine set the national junior 100m record of 10.19 in Lusaka, Zambia in 2012, and after struggling to build on that form last year, he has bounced back in the new domestic campaign.He clocked 10.13 at the Gauteng North provincial championships earlier ... [Published Citizen.co.za - Mar 27 2014]
First reported Mar 21 2014 - Updated Mar 21 2014 - 1 reports

Chemicals group inaugurates R1.9bn polyethylene plant

The inauguration, which was held at the Sasol Polymers Plant in Sasolburg, was attended by CEO Dr David Constable and the South African Minister of Trade and Industry Dr Rob Davies.The unit, which has been in production since October 2013, will reach ... [Published Engineering News - Mar 21 2014]
First reported Mar 20 2014 - Updated Mar 20 2014 - 1 reports

Mining giant invests significantly in environmental protection

South African petrochemicals giant Sasol is forced to take drastic measures when it comes to its environmental protection efforts, especially at its Secunda-based underground coal mining complex, which covers more than 1 100 km2 and is one of the largest ... [Published Mining Weekly - Mar 20 2014]
First reported Mar 18 2014 - Updated Mar 18 2014 - 1 reports

Nkandla report: clock is ticking

Cape Town -The clock is ticking towards Wednesday’s release of the public protector’s probe into Nkandla. But whether it will lead to an easing of the political pressure on Thuli Madonsela remains to be seen.At the weekend, the ANC downplayed the possible ... [Published IOL - Mar 18 2014]
First reported Mar 17 2014 - Updated Mar 17 2014 - 2 reports

PPG Completes Coating Pipeline Project

The protective and marine coatings business unit of PPG Industries Inc. ( PPG ) has completed an important coating pipeline project for Africa Pipe Industries. PPG Industries supplied internal and external coatings for a 46 kilometer long, 2.1-meter diameter ... [Published Yahoo! Finance - Mar 17 2014]

Quotes

"She said he might be interested in the hammer throw," said Koen, who heads a hammer-throw academy in Sasolburg. "He took to it quickly - in a matter of weeks."
...said that 66% of Sasol's total assets will reside in sub-Saharan Africa, its primary listing will remain on the JSE and operations in the region "will continue to make a sizeable contribution to our group operating profit, with over 90% contribution for the 2013 financial year" . He said that investments included $3bn in Mozambique over the past 10 years, and in South Africa the company was expanding some operations at a cost...
"They say vote for us because they want to go to Parliament as individuals to be called honourable members… "If you vote ANC you are investing in South Africa’s future.""

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Sasol's 344.5 t wax reactor arrives in Sasolburg [Published Engineering News - Apr 16 2014]
19-times hammer champ has kid after his crown [Published Times Live South Africa - Apr 16 2014]
DHL assists wax production [Published Heavy Lift - Apr 09 2014]
Is Sasol calling it quits on South Africa? [Published Indian Oil & Gas - Apr 07 2014]
HANNIBAL ELECTOR: Man of The People—the Zuma ad... [Published Daily Maverick - Apr 06 2014]
State agency gives blankets at ANC ral... [Published IOL - Apr 06 2014]
Zuma to unveil multi-billion rand housing project [Published SABC - Apr 06 2014]
ANC better placed to move SA forward: Zuma [Published SABC - Apr 06 2014]
Gas price losers seek legal relief, while other... [Published Engineering News - Apr 04 2014]
Can’t touch Vaal at hammer time [Published Mail & Guardian Online - Apr 03 2014]
Nelson Mandela Bridge illuminated in blue in su... [Published Publicity Update - Apr 03 2014]
Eskom says some power stations still do not pas... [Published BDlive - Apr 03 2014]
Firms ‘abusing law’ on air quality standards co... [Published BDlive - Apr 03 2014]
South Africa: Better Prospects for Fet Graduates [Published AllAfrica.com - Apr 02 2014]
Minister Blade Nzimande: Launch of the Free Sta... [Published South African Government - Apr 02 2014]
SAFARI INVESTMENTS (RSA) LTD - Abridged Pre - L... [Published JSE Securities Exchange - Mar 31 2014]
Simbine to err on side of caution [Published Citizen.co.za - Mar 27 2014]
Opponents opt for judicial review as new gas pr... [Published Engineering News - Mar 24 2014]
Chemicals group inaugurates R1.9bn polyethyle... [Published Engineering News - Mar 21 2014]
Mining giant invests significantly in environme... [Published Mining Weekly - Mar 20 2014]
Nkandla high noon [Published South Africa Star - Mar 19 2014]
Nkandla report: clock is ticking [Published IOL - Mar 18 2014]
Nkandla report release may not relax pressure o... [Published Daily News South Africa - Mar 18 2014]
PPG Completes Coating Pipeline Project [Published Yahoo! Finance - Mar 17 2014]
PPG : delivers superior coating performance ins... [Published 4 Traders - Mar 17 2014]
On-The-Air (14/03/2014) [Published Mining Weekly - Mar 14 2014]
Commisioning of Nigerian GTL plant further dela... [Published TNT News - Mar 13 2014]
Department mulls Eskom opposition to air qualit... [Published BDlive - Mar 13 2014]
Sasol Limited : Sasol’s 344.5 ton wax reactor a... [Published 4 Traders - Mar 12 2014]
Sasol allocates R1.2bn to implement cost-cutting [Published IOL - Mar 11 2014]
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