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Welcome to Sasol TechnoX 2019

The 19th annual Sasol Techno X will be held at the Sasol Secunda Recreation Club, lower sports grounds, Nelson mandela Drive in Secunda from 29 July - 2 August 2019


Our Commitment to ambient air technology

Sasol Remains committed to continuously limiting the impact of our South African operations on Ambient Air Quality in a practicable and sustainable manner.


A World Leader in Synthetic Fuel Technologies

Our diverse businesses and integrated value chain are the cornerstone of our success.


Advancing Sustainable Development

At Sasol we believe sustainability practices make good business sense


Accelerating Gas-To-Liquids Growth

Fast tracking growth of our proprietary GTL technology is key to our strategic agenda.

2002 : X-plore your world, X-pand your mind

Sasol Techno X 2002

Second Sasol Science And Technology Exhibition

X-plore your world, X-pand your mind.


The exhibition allowed for many learning opportunities with the daily 46 workshops, 34 lectures, 16 field trips, 3 demonstrations and above all 52 hands-on exhibitions that were open to drop-in at any time.


The Elmore Marshall Science and Technology Trophy was again up for grabs for the winner of the school competitions.

The categories for 2002 were

  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Mathematics and Statistics
  • Environmental impact and rehabilitation studies
  • Design, Technology, Innovation and Development
  • Electricity, Electronic and Electrical Engineering
  • Engineering – Chemical, Metallurgical, Mining
  • Engineering – Mechanical, Civil and Industrial
  • Energy

All categories were divided into groups, namely

  • Gr. 5 – 7
  • Gr. 8 – 9
  • Gr. 10 – 12

Lebo RamolahloaneLebo Ramolahloane, St. Andrews was selected as overall winner with his project “What is Biodegradeable Plastic?” in the Gr.8 – 9 Environmental impact and rehabilitation studies category. Mr. Oscar Volkwyn, Manager: Natref, presented the trophy.


More than 45 000 learners and 1858 teachers from 438 schools visited the exhibition.


Chubb Security provided “round-the-clock” armed guards for the exhibition. No serious incidents were reported.

Sasmove provided the first aid service at the exhibition. This service included a qualified nurse and paramedic

List of 2001 Exhibitors

  • Sasol Business Units
    • Sasol Technology – Research and Development
      • Iron Fischer-Tropsch Group
      • Sasol Polymer Research Group
      • Water and Environmental Technology R & D
      • Pollution and Remediation in the Chemical Industry
      • Surfactants
      • Syngas and Coal Technologies
      • Separations Tech
    • Sasol Oil (Pty) ltd
    • Sasol 1 Site
    • Sasol Solvents
    • Merisol
    • Schümann Sasol
    • National Petroleum Refiners of SA (Pty) Ltd – Natref
    • Sasol Secunda
    • Wonder Water Colliery
    • Sasol Polymers
    • Sasol Ammonia
    • Dynamic Scientist Forum
    • Sasol Polymers R & D
  • PE Technikon
  • University of the Free State – Faculty Natural & Agricultural Sciences
  • Free State Department of Tourism, Environment and Economic Affairs
  • Afrox
  • Eskom – Lethabo Power Station
  • Plastics Federation of SA
  • South African Radio League
  • Sasolburg College
  • University fo Pretoria – Faculty Natural & Agricultural Sciences
  • MTN ScienCentre
    • Puzzling Things
    • Maths 2000
    • SciTech on the Move
    • Science of the Bicycle
    • A Walk through Time
  • Rand Water
  • the big picture
  • Hartbeeshoek Radio Astronomy Observatory
  • Abacus Micro Systems
  • Petroleum Agency SA
  • South African Weather Service
  • Dolphin Labeltech
  • Potchefstroom University
  • South African Airways
  • University of the Western Cape
  • Vaal Triangle Technikon
    • Instrumentation and Control
    • Civil Engineering
    • Chemical Engineering
    • Metallurgical Engineering
    • Applied Electronics and Electronic Communication
    • Mechanical Engineering
    • Product Development
    • DC Machines & Power Generation
    • Fine Art
    • Fashion Design, Clothing and Interior Decorating
    • Ceramic Design
    • Graphic Design
  • Magical Science
  • Technikon Free State
  • Department of Water Affairs & Forestry
  • Wits Radmaste
  • SA National Bird of Prey Centre