Sasol’s alkoxylation plant construction begins
Sasol Limited has began construction of its new alkoxylation plant in Nanjing, Jiangsu Province. Ushered in by a ground-breaking ceremony on June 8th at the Nanjing Chemical Industrial Park (NCIP), the new plant is expected to be fully operational in early 2019.
Sandvik signs major order with Sasol
At the end of December 2012, Sandvik Mining signed a Mining Systems contract with Sasol Mining (Pty) Ltd for the Shondoni Mine Materials Handling project in South Africa. The value of the contract is approximately SEK 650M and will contribute to Sandvik Mining's business during the years 2013 until 2015.
Sasol plans natural gas to diesel project
Sasol Ltd. (Sasol) has set its sights on building a plant, at a cost of up to USD 10 billion, that would convert natural gas into diesel. Last week, the company’s board approved an 18 month feasibility study for the project, which would be constructed on land adjacent to Sasol's existing chemical facility in Louisiana.
Sasol appoints new Chief Exec Designate
David Constable will assume the position of Chief Executive designate, effective 6 June 2011. Constable is currently Group President, Operations at Fluor Corporation. He grew up in Canada but has lived and worked across the globe for 30 years as an engineer in the heavy industrial engineering, construction, operations and maintenance industries. Constable brings proven technical, operational and commercial skills as well as a sound track record in diversity and talent management to the company.
South Africa: Fluor wins clean fuel contract
Fluor Corporation will perform project management, engineering, procurement and construction services for the off-sites and utilities portion of refinery upgrades at Sasol's facility in Secunda, South Africa.
South Africa: polypropylene plant
Technip has been awarded by Sasol a contract worth EUR 47 million for a large-capacity polypropylene plant to be built at Secunda, 150km SE of Johannesburg, South Africa.
Air Products to supply Qatar GTL plant
Air Products has been selected by Sasol and Qatar Petroleum as the nominated supplier for an oxygen facility and has been awarded a contract by Technip-Coflexip of Italy to build two 3500 metric ton-per-day air separation plants.
South African stainless gets boost
In South Africa an initiative has been launched to enhance domestic businesses's share of stainless steel product supplies in major capital projects.
Sasol has disclosed potential investment in future projects to the tune of USD 5 billion.
Sasol to double Octene production
Sasol will construct a 1-octene production plant at Secunda in South Africa to meet growing global demands from plastics manufacturers for this hydrocarbon molecule.
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