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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

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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.

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A World Leader in Synthetic Fuel Technologies

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

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Advancing Sustainable Development

At Sasol we believe sustainability practices make good business sense

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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.

Programme

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.

Competitions

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.

Attendance

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

General

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