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African Petrochemicals Edition July/August Edition 14.4 {2017}

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FINAL REGIONAL JUDGING COMPLETED FOR THE SASOL NEW SIGNATURES COMPETITION 2017 Johannesburg, South Africa – Regional judging has been concluded for the 28th Sasol New Signatures Art Competition with 119 artworks shortlisted from over 600 submissions received nationally. The judging panel will now select seven finalists from this group with the overall winner, runner up and five merit award winners being announced on Wednesday, 30th August at an awards ceremony held at the Pretoria Art Museum. Sasol New Signatures is South Africa’s longest standing art competition and an important developmental journey for artists with feedback sessions offering a platform to address issues artists face such as pricing, presentation and how to approach galleries to market works. Feedback sessions were introduced in 2016 and are a vital element of the competition, giving entrants the opportunity to have their work critiqued, which is hugely valuable to artists looking to make a breakthrough. “This competition is an exciting opportunity to look at work from emerging, young artists on the verge of a professional career and feedback sessions encourage artists to evolve and progress,” said Dr. Pieter Binsbergen, Sasol New Signatures chairperson. Notable topics tackled by artists included cultural and personal identity, and issues pertaining to current environmental, political and social justice. The judges also recognised a strong theme of “materiality” with a reinvestigation and re-purposing of found and consciously selected material. Judges saw robust submissions of mixed media featuring unconventional materials like crystals, combinations of wire, fabric, folded paper, nails, plastic and ceramics. Following on from 2016, the submission of digital works was meaningful and Binsbergen added “very relevant, very today”. Artist and Johannesburg regional judge Hannelie Coetzee said she had found the artworks “contemporary and inspiring” whilst Bianca Whitehead from, the NMU (Nelson Mandela University) judging panel in Port Elizabeth said “I felt the selected work was very strong and able to hold its own in the gallery space”. Although submissions used a wide variety of mediums, the judges adhered to three different criteria when judging, namely: concept, technique and presentation. “Successful pieces demonstrated conceptual depth and quality execution. These artworks offer a great opportunity for art collectors to purchase excellent works at great prices and at the start of these artists’ careers, many of whom go on to do great things,” said Binsbergen. The winner of Sasol New Signatures competition will be announced at a ceremony on 30th August 2017, after which the finalists’ works will be displayed at the Pretoria Art Museum until 8 October 2017. All artworks will be available for purchase. Sasol New Signatures 2016 winner Zyma Amien will present her solo exhibition entitled “Real” lives and “ordinary” objects alongside the 2017 finalists as part of her prize. Sasol may, in this document, make certain statements that are not historical facts and relate to analyses and other information which are based on forecasts of future results and estimates of amounts not yet determinable. These statements may also relate to our future prospects, developments and business strategies. Examples of such forward-looking statements include, but are not limited to, statements regarding exchange rate fluctuations, volume growth, increases in market share, total shareholder return, executing our growth projects and cost reductions, including in connection with our Business Performance Enhancement Programme and Response Plan. Words such as “believe”, “anticipate”, “expect”, “intend”, “seek”, “will”, “plan”, “could”, “may”, “endeavour”, “target”, “forecast” and “project” and similar expressions are intended to identify such forward-looking statements, but are not the exclusive means of identifying such statements. By their very nature, forward-looking statements involve inherent risks and uncertainties, both general and specific, and there are risks that the predictions, forecasts, projections and other forward-looking statements will not be achieved. 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m3⁄h l/h fact m/s BBF SAFETY GROUP ACQUIRES PINNACLE OSH HOLDINGS Acquisition supports company’s expansion to compete in the Occupational Safety and Health Services market DURBAN, 5th July 2017 – BBF Safety Group has announced its acquisition of Pinnacle OSH Holdings, a provider of Occupational Safety and Health services. The acquisition is strategically well aligned and supplementary to BBF Safety Group’s current safety footwear offering and brings industry-leading safety services, solutions and training into its stable. Liquid flow measurement up to 600 °C or 490 bar OPTISONIC 4400 – technology driven by KROHNE • Ultrasonic flowmeter for high temperature and high pressure liquids, e. g. in vacuum distillation, visbreaking or coker unit • HT version: 45…+600 °C, DN25…1000 • HP version: ≤490 bar, DN25…200 • Flow range 0,5…20 m/s, bi-directional • Communication options with NAMUR NE 107 diagnostics According to Alan Fleetwood, Managing Director of BBF Safety Group, “The acquisition supports the company’s desire to participate in the ‘Safety as a Service’ sector. This acquisition will provide BBF Safety Group customers with seamless access to the auditing, consultancy and training services of Pinnacle in order to meet their compliance obligations to the Occupational Health and Safety Act and the Mine Health and Safety Act. “We identified Pinnacle OSH Holdings as the ideal partner for our expansion into the OSH services market as we continue to expand and grow BBF Safety Group into an innovative and prestigious organization.” adds Fleetwood. Pinnacle OSH Holdings will be absorbed into BBF Safety Group as a stand-alone business unit. For more information, visit www.bbfsafety.comand KROHNE South Africa 8 Bushbuck Close, Corporate Park South Randjiespark, Midrand, Tel.: +27 113141391 Fax: +27 113141681, Clayton Duckworth,, 21


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