ExxonMobil has pioneered the use of made in Nigeria pipes in the oil and gas industry. And the company is set to deploy Helical Submerged Arc Welded (HSAW) pipes fabricated locally by SCC Pipe Mills for its Usari-Idoho pipeline replacement project in Akwa Ibom State.
Aker Solutions has been awarded a contract for the supply of an anodically protected, proprietary sulphuric acid cooler to Foskor Ltd, one of the world's largest producers of phosphate and phosphoric acid. The acid cooler is a proprietary design of Aker Solutions and will be supplied to Foskor's phosphoric acid facility in Richards Bay, South Africa.
Mozambique seems set to become an exporter of liquefied natural gas (LNG), following a third large deepwater discovery at the end of November.
Reichle & De-Massari, the Swiss structured cabling specialist, have announced the introduction of its latest high performance cabling range for the oil and gas sector.
MTU South Africa (Pty) Ltd, supplier of engines, complete propulsion and power systems in Southern Africa, delivered the 1000th diesel engine to RSD, a division of DCD DORBYL (Pty) Ltd.