Mining Weekly | Upstream Oil & Gas in Africa https://www.miningweekly.com/page/coal-to-liquids-incorporating-sasol-mining Tue, 27 Sep 2022 15:51:24 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Company finalises concession for gas plant https://www.miningweekly.com/article/250mw-liquefied-natural-gas-plant-set-for-mozambique-2022-01-21 Halima Frost Upstream Oil & Gas in Africa Fri, 21 Jan 2022 00:00:00 +0200 601967 1642439366 1642716000 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000975228_resized_glaafricaagreementmineralresourcesandenergyminsterernestomaxeliastonelaandglafricaenergydirectormichaelkearns01221022.jpg SEALING THE DEAL The GLA Africa agreement was concluded by Mineral Resources and Energy Minster Ernesto Max Elias Tonela and GL Africa Energy director Michael Kearns 511 287 Forum reviews gas industry’s progress https://www.miningweekly.com/article/forum-reviews-gas-industrys-progress-2022-01-21 Halima Frost Upstream Oil & Gas in Africa Fri, 21 Jan 2022 00:00:00 +0200 603578 1642439366 1642716000 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000977758_resized_oilgasinafricagecfunescoshamilanairbedouelleandyurysentyurin1022.jpg SHAMILA NAIR-BEDOUELLE AND YURY SENTYURIN The representatives of Unesco and GECF met in paris last month to discuss prgress made since signing a MoU in 2020 511 287 Gas key to just energy transition https://www.miningweekly.com/article/gas-key-to-just-energy-transition-2022-01-21 Halima Frost Upstream Oil & Gas in Africa Fri, 21 Jan 2022 00:00:00 +0200 601970 1642439366 1642716000 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 R400m deal furthers dream of supporting fleet of local vessels https://www.miningweekly.com/article/r400m-deal-furthers-dream-of-supporting-fleet-of-local-vessels-2019-11-22 Tracy Hancock Upstream Oil & Gas in Africa Fri, 22 Nov 2019 00:00:00 +0200 537225 1574147732 1574373600 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000836637_resized_bowcecilndunamaritime1120191022.jpg ALL HANDS ON DECK South Africa’s rapidly expanding offshore oil and gas activities require a supporting fleet of vessels 511 287 Oil and gas production grows amid evolving SADC energy demands https://www.miningweekly.com/article/oil-and-gas-grows-production-amid-evolving-sadc-energy-demands-2019-11-22 Tracy Hancock Upstream Oil & Gas in Africa Fri, 22 Nov 2019 00:00:00 +0200 537472 1574406186 1574373600 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000837216_resized_sasolmozambique1120191022.jpg MOVEMENTS IN MOZAMBIQUE The drilling of an exploration well is expected soon in Mozambique, where Sasol has signed exploration and production concession contracts on two new blocks 511 287 Gas vital to energy mix, but policy certainty needed https://www.miningweekly.com/article/gas-vital-to-energy-mix-but-policy-certainty-needed-2019-11-22 Tracy Hancock Upstream Oil & Gas in Africa Fri, 22 Nov 2019 00:00:00 +0200 533904 1574406348 1574373600 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000829926_resized_oilrigngage20121022.jpg ACKNOWLEDGE INEXPERIENCE South Africa needs to realise that it has never had an upstream industry of scale and should heed the example of Norway, which was in a similar position to South Africa in the 1960s 511 287 Manufacturer and marketer working hand in hand https://www.miningweekly.com/article/manufacturer-and-marketer-working-hand-in-hand-2018-10-26 Halima Frost Upstream Oil & Gas in Africa Fri, 26 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 501477 1540218114 1540504800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000759627_resized_sasolethyleneunit0110181022.jpg MARKETING THE MARKET Sasol and Helm will together market the products of the Ethylene cracker 511 287 Sasol Lake Charles – a picture worth $11.13-billion https://www.miningweekly.com/article/sasol-lake-charles-a-picture-worth-1113-billion-2018-10-26 Halima Frost Upstream Oil & Gas in Africa Fri, 26 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 501632 1540218115 1540504800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000759988_resized_sasoleoegunitsbeingislalled0110181022.jpg ETHYLENE OXIDE & GLYCOL Units being installed on site 511 287 Lake Charles on track and within budget https://www.miningweekly.com/article/lake-charles-on-track-and-within-budget-2018-10-26 Halima Frost Upstream Oil & Gas in Africa Fri, 26 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 501383 1540218114 1540504800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000759456_resized_sasolboilersbeinginstalled10181022.jpg BOILING POINT The Lake Charles boiler facility has produced first steam 511 287 Last of four mines to be completed https://www.miningweekly.com/article/last-of-four-mines-to-be-completed-2018-10-26 Halima Frost Upstream Oil & Gas in Africa Fri, 26 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 501452 1540218114 1540504800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000759569_resized_sasolshondonicollieryheadgearwinderconstruction10181022.jpg AHEAD OF THE GAME The Shondoni headgear being installed during the construction phase 511 287 Profits hit by strike but support for industry, communities continues https://www.miningweekly.com/article/profits-hit-by-strike-but-support-for-industry-communities-continues-2017-10-27 Tasneem Bulbulia Upstream Oil & Gas in Africa Fri, 27 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 467661 1508762248 1509055200 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000684835_resized_sasolmining1022.jpg FEDING OPERATIONS Sasol Mining operates six coal mines that supply feedstock for its Secunda (Sasol Synfuels Operations) and Sasolburg (Sasolburg Operations) complexes in South Africa 511 287 KSB Pumps & Valves https://www.miningweekly.com/article/ksb-pumps-valves-2017-10-27 Creamer Media Reporter Upstream Oil & Gas in Africa Fri, 27 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 468568 1508766430 1509055200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000686719_resized_0000639641ksbpumpsvalvesandservice250214duane1022.jpg 511 287 Supply of coalbed methane being investigated https://www.miningweekly.com/article/supply-of-coalbed-methane-being-investigated-2017-10-27 Tasneem Bulbulia Upstream Oil & Gas in Africa Fri, 27 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 467459 1508918384 1509055200 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000684891_resized_nuenergygasindonesia1022.jpg MEETING ENERGY NEEDS NuEnergy is focused on the development of Indonesian unconventional gas assets to meet the country's growing demands 511 287 Coal miner pushing to further productivity, cost efficiency https://www.miningweekly.com/article/coal-miner-pushing-to-further-productivity-cost-efficiency-2017-10-27 Tasneem Bulbulia Upstream Oil & Gas in Africa Fri, 27 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 467748 1508918419 1509055200 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000684855_resized_sasolimpumelelominesecunda1010220515duane.jpg PROGRESS PROJECTED In the year ahead, Sasol Mining expects to further advance the second phase of its Impumelelo mine 511 287 Proximity detection system commissioned, training ongoing https://www.miningweekly.com/article/proximity-detection-system-commissioned-training-ongoing-2017-10-27 Tasneem Bulbulia Upstream Oil & Gas in Africa Fri, 27 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 467651 1508918486 1509055200 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000684575_resized_intellizone082017monitech1022.jpg MEETING REQUIREMENTS Monitech’s Matrix Intellizone proximity detection system portfolio spoke to and addressed the need for a reliable, effective, accurate and low-cost-of-ownership solution for Sasol Mining’s projects 511 287 Mining business units continue strong performance https://www.miningweekly.com/article/mining-business-units-continue-strong-operational-performance-2016-10-21 Kimberley Smuts Upstream Oil & Gas in Africa Fri, 21 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0200 431094 1476714150 1477000800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000595661_resized_sasolmining11022.jpg COSTS CONTAINED Normalised unit costs from Sasol's mining operations have been contained at 5% below inflation for a second consecutive year 511 287 KSB Pumps and Valves https://www.miningweekly.com/article/ksb-pumps-and-valves-2016-04-22 Martin Zhuwakinyu COMPANY PROFILE Fri, 21 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0200 407166 1476781749 1477000800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000538174_resized_000053292741022.jpg 511 287 Africa must monetise economically unmineable coal https://www.miningweekly.com/article/monetising-of-south-africas-economically-unmineable-coal-highlighted-2016-10-21 Kimberley Smuts Upstream Oil & Gas in Africa Fri, 21 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0200 430631 1479980516 1477000800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000594958_resized_undergroundcoalgassificationsaucga102016.jpg ATTRACTIVE ANSWER Underground coal gasification is an economically and environmentally viable option for mining deep reserves 511 361 CCS can decrease CTL CO2 emissions https://www.miningweekly.com/article/ccs-can-decrease-co2-emissions-from-ctl-2015-10-23 Bruce Montiea Upstream Oil & Gas in Africa Fri, 23 Oct 2015 00:00:00 +0200 387290 1445265193 1445551200 99999999999 Leandi Kolver 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000473997_resized_statoilhydroasacarboncaptureandstorageprojectnorwayapril2009bloombergresized.jpg LIMITING DAMAGE The carbon capture and storage process helps with decreasing the amount of carbon dioxide released through the coal-to-liquids process 511 287 CTL included in diversification strategy https://www.miningweekly.com/article/coal-company-diversification-strategy-includes-ctl-2015-10-23 Bruce Montiea Upstream Oil & Gas in Africa Fri, 23 Oct 2015 00:00:00 +0200 387768 1445265193 1445551200 99999999999 Leandi Kolver 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000475299_resized_hwangecollierycompanyresized.jpg EXPANDING Hwange Colliery Company is diversifying its business 511 287 SA’s liquid-fuels economy to be sustained for next 40 years https://www.miningweekly.com/article/sas-liquid-fuels-economy-to-be-sustained-for-next-40-years-2015-10-23 Bruce Montiea COAL-TO-LIQUIDS Fri, 23 Oct 2015 00:00:00 +0200 387454 1445579377 1445551200 99999999999 Leandi Kolver 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000477224_resized_unknown.jpeg FUEL SOURCE Sasol is at the forefront of liquid fuel production 511 287 C&N Petroleum Equipment https://www.miningweekly.com/article/cn-petroleum-equipment-2014-10-24 Samantha Herbst Upstream Oil & Gas in Africa Fri, 24 Oct 2014 00:00:00 +0200 348239 1413874939 1414101600 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000365998_resized_0000362831newbuilding1022.jpg 511 287 Production uncertainty at Impumelelo https://www.miningweekly.com/article/production-uncertainty-at-impumelelo-2014-10-17 David Oliveira Upstream Oil & Gas in Africa Fri, 24 Oct 2014 00:00:00 +0200 347518 1413965170 1414101600 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000361058_resized_sasolsasolbrandspruitcolliery1022.jpg BRANDSPRUIT COLLIERY Sasol Mining’s depleting Mpumalanga-based Brandspruit colliery will be replaced by the new Impumelelo mine 511 287 Botswana mulls CTL sector establishment https://www.miningweekly.com/article/botswana-mulls-synfuels-sector-establishment-2014-10-24 Ilan Solomons Upstream Oil & Gas in Africa Fri, 24 Oct 2014 00:00:00 +0200 346116 1413965200 1414101600 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000360973_resized_blastdebrisfromadetonationrisesfromtheopenpitduringtheexcavationofcokingcoalattheneryungrinskymineoperatedbyoaomechelrussiajune20141022.jpg NEW SECTOR, NEW OPPORTUNITES The development of a coal-to-liquids sector in Botswana could result in the development of other industries such as explosives 511 287 CTL’s future depends on South Africa’s energy plays https://www.miningweekly.com/article/ctls-future-depends-on-south-africas-energy-plays-2014-10-07 David Oliveira Upstream Oil & Gas in Africa Fri, 24 Oct 2014 00:00:00 +0200 347693 1417082677 1414101600 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000361320_resized_lontohcoalrichardsbaystockpile810111022duane.jpg COAL RESISTANCE The world’s resistance to using coal as an energy source is the key challenge facing South Africa’s coal-to-liquids sector 511 287 Sasol Mining maintains presence at Mining Lekgotla https://www.miningweekly.com/article/sasol-mining-maintains-presence-at-mining-lekgotla-2014-10-24 David Oliveira Upstream Oil & Gas in Africa Fri, 24 Oct 2014 00:00:00 +0200 347803 1417082754 1414101600 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000361513_resized_816145441022.jpg FOSTERING TRUST Sasol Mining believes that trust is the cornerstone of the company’s stakeholder relationships, including with its employees 511 287 Inconsistent resource reporting in coal industry https://www.miningweekly.com/article/inconsistent-resource-reporting-in-coal-industry-2013-10-25 Carina Borralho Upstream Oil & Gas in Africa Fri, 25 Oct 2013 00:00:00 +0200 308497 1382678582 1382652000 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 Summit will address coal conversion potential in India https://www.miningweekly.com/article/summit-will-address-coal-conversion-potential-in-india-2013-10-25 Carina Borralho Upstream Oil & Gas in Africa Fri, 25 Oct 2013 00:00:00 +0200 308489 1382678582 1382652000 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 Sasol Mining’s coal-to-liquids horizon extending to 2050 https://www.miningweekly.com/article/sasol-minings-coal-to-liquids-horizon-extending-to-2050-2013-10-25 Martin Creamer Upstream Oil & Gas in Africa Fri, 25 Oct 2013 00:00:00 +0200 308384 1383831358 1382652000 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/46617_2013-09-26_sasol.mp48647582Sasol Mining MD Peter Steenkamp updates Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer on the progress of the company’s implementation of its four-project plan to ensure that it has sufficient feedstock for the group’s coal-to-synfuels plant in Secunda, Mpumalanga Sasol Mining MD Peter Steenkamp updates Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer on the progress of the company’s implementation of its four-project plan to ensure that it has sufficient feedstock for the group’s coal-to-synfuels plant in Secunda, Mpumalanga Coal properties critical when determining suitable gasification technology for CTL https://www.miningweekly.com/article/coal-properties-critical-when-determining-suitable-gasification-technology-for-ctl-technologies-2012-10-26 Chantelle Kotze Upstream Oil & Gas in Africa Fri, 26 Oct 2012 00:00:00 +0200 271985 1351049726 1351202400 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 ELB to install South Africa’s longest materials handling conveyor at Sasol’s Impumelelo ... https://www.miningweekly.com/article/longest-materials-handling-conveyor-system-in-sa-designed-for-impumelelo-2012-10-26 Chantelle Kotze MATERIALS HANDLING Fri, 26 Oct 2012 00:00:00 +0200 271645 1352295850 1351202400 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 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