Secunda (South Africa)

Type: City
Name: Secunda (South Africa)
Country: South Africa
Latitude: -26.549999
Longitude: 29.17
population: 20,452
First reported Apr 08 2014 - Updated Apr 08 2014 - 1 reports

Secunda serial rapist gets 22 life terms

MPUMALANGA - One of South Africa’s most dangerous serial rapists of the past decade, has been sentenced to 22 life terms.Bheki Khumalo was found guilty of 45 charges against him.In addition to the life sentences, Khumalo got an additional 215-years in ... [Published ENCA - Apr 08 2014]
First reported Apr 07 2014 - Updated Apr 07 2014 - 1 reports

Is Sasol calling it quits on South Africa?

: Petrochemicals giant Sasol, started in 1955 with taxpayers'cash, is coming under fire from critics who believe the decision to gamble $20bn on a single project in Louisiana in the US is a precurser to the company abandoning South Africa and the motorists ... [Published Indian Oil & Gas - Apr 07 2014]
First reported Apr 04 2014 - Updated Apr 04 2014 - 1 reports

Tubular membranes replaced at South Africa coal plant

More than 2,500 tubular reverse-osmosis (TRO) membrane modules have been replaced at a SouthAfrican coal-to-liquids refinery by Veolia‑owned Membratek in a subcontract.To keep up with improved production performance at its refinery in Secunda, Sasol Limited ... [Published Desalination & Water Reuse - Apr 04 2014]
First reported Apr 04 2014 - Updated Apr 04 2014 - 1 reports

The world's tiny window to act on climate change is closing rapidly

ENVIRONMENTWhen my mum took her only son home to meet her mother, she was asked when the next one was due. Being Irish, she was expected to produce an entire clan of freckled gingers.But she didn't. Even in the 1980s it was clear that there were too many ... [Published Mail & Guardian Online - Apr 04 2014]
First reported Apr 04 2014 - Updated Apr 04 2014 - 1 reports

Gas price losers seek legal relief, while others benefit from lower prices

The new regime was due to come into effect on Wednesday March 26, following the expiry of parts of an agreement between Sasol and the South African government, which has governed gas pricing for the past ten years.The adjustment has been made in line ... [Published Engineering News - Apr 04 2014]
First reported Apr 03 2014 - Updated Apr 03 2014 - 1 reports

Nelson Mandela Bridge illuminated in blue in support of Autism SA

April is Autism Awareness Month, a time where South Africa and the international community unite in an effort to raise much needed support for autism. This month-long awareness drive kicks off annually with the ‘Light It Up Blue’ campaign. Johannesburg’s ... [Published Publicity Update - Apr 03 2014]
First reported Apr 01 2014 - Updated Apr 01 2014 - 1 reports

Gas agreement between Sasol and South Africa expires

South Africa’s National Energy Regulator (Nersa) says the agreement concerning the Mozambican gas pipeline between the government of the Republic of South Africa and Sasol and the regulatory agreement between the minister of energy, the minister of trade ... [Published ESI Africa - Apr 01 2014]
First reported Mar 30 2014 - Updated Mar 30 2014 - 1 reports

Industry fears new Sasol gas tariff

A NEW pricing structure for natural gas will have a “very inflationary” impact on manufacturers’ power costs and make it harder for them to compete in the export market, industrial gas users warn.For the past decade, Sasol, the main supplier of gas in ... [Published BDlive - Mar 30 2014]
First reported Mar 26 2014 - Updated Mar 26 2014 - 1 reports

Another Major Sasol Mining Cubicle Contract For Vitrex

Vitrex has completed another major Igoda Coal (Sasol Mining) contract for its Vitraflex modular cloakroom cubicles.South Africa’s leading producer of enamel steel products for architectural applications supplied and installed 240 shower cubicles for the ... [Published Mining Weekly - Mar 26 2014]
First reported Mar 25 2014 - Updated Mar 25 2014 - 1 reports

George fashion for Game customers

George, a much loved fashion brand in Britain has proven to be a hit for South Africans since its clothing launch in exclusive pop up shops in three major cities late last year. Impressed with the quality and affordability of the brand, customers have ... [Published My Joburg - Mar 25 2014]
First reported Mar 21 2014 - Updated Mar 21 2014 - 1 reports

KSB Pumps

The company’s fluid systems division also offers turnkey solutions for both mechanical and electrical scopes of water and waste pumping stations. KSB, which has a manufacturing and sales facility located in Activia Park, in Germiston, also has eight sales ... [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]

Quotes

"The police that are trained in the manner that they can crack cases and make sure that those who are responsible in taking dignity and lives of others go to jail for a long sentence" said South African Police Service spokesperson, Colonel Leonard Hlathi
Sasol's foreign failures are well documented. "If they get it right, it will do exceptionally well, but what if they don't? I would prefer they didn't take that big single bet and took 10 bets of $2bn instead. Their track record leaves some questions about their ability to deliver on budget and on time" said Adrian Saville, chief investment officer at Cannon Asset Managers...
"On average, Membratek tubular membranes have proven to have a typical lifetime of"

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South Africa petrochemicals market struggling w... [Published Live-PR.com - Apr 09 2014]
Secunda serial rapist gets 22 life terms [Published ENCA - Apr 08 2014]
Is Sasol calling it quits on South Africa? [Published Indian Oil & Gas - Apr 07 2014]
Tubular membranes replaced at South Africa coal... [Published Desalination & Water Reuse - Apr 04 2014]
The world's tiny window to act on climate chang... [Published Mail & Guardian Online - Apr 04 2014]
Gas price losers seek legal relief, while other... [Published Engineering News - Apr 04 2014]
Nelson Mandela Bridge illuminated in blue in su... [Published Publicity Update - Apr 03 2014]
Gas agreement between Sasol and South Africa ex... [Published ESI Africa - Apr 01 2014]
Industry fears new Sasol gas tariff [Published BDlive - Mar 30 2014]
Two Sasol Gas customers opt out as reg... [Published Daily News South Africa - Mar 28 2014]
Another Major Sasol Mining Cubicle Contract For... [Published Mining Weekly - Mar 26 2014]
George fashion for Game customers [Published My Joburg - Mar 25 2014]
Opponents opt for judicial review as new gas pr... [Published Engineering News - Mar 24 2014]
KSB Pumps [Published Engineering News - Mar 21 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]
SAIMC laboratory unveiled at University of Pret... [Published SA Instrumentation & Control - Mar 20 2014]
National Library of South Africa hosts Gates Fo... [Published South African Government - Mar 17 2014]
Eskom-bound low-grade coal could soon face glob... [Published Mining Weekly - Mar 13 2014]
Commisioning of Nigerian GTL plant further dela... [Published TNT News - Mar 13 2014]
Premier David Mabuza on Mpumalanga Taking the L... [Published South African Government - Mar 07 2014]
Statement following Economic Sectors and Employ... [Published South African Government - Mar 04 2014]
Sasol, GE develop new anaerobic microbial techn... [Published Green Car Congress - Nov 06 2013]
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