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  • Monday, December 15, 2014

    Algeria: Apave at Sonatrach

    In Africa, Sonatrach is considered to be a major player in the oil and gas industries.

    In July, our subsidiary Apave Algeria inspected an LNG train, which is a kind of giant refrigerator used to liquefy gas before it is transported on a…

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  • Monday, December 15, 2014

    Angola: Actions on one of Total’s FPSOs

    An FPSO (Floating Production Storage and Offloading unit) is a floating platform that concentrates the activities related to the use of oil, such as processing, storage, and exportation of the production.

    During May and June 2014, Total employed a team of Apave inspectors to carry out an audit of the electric installation of its FPSO located in Angola.…

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  • Monday, December 15, 2014

    Vietnam: Nghi Son refinery

    To meet the increase in domestic demand for fuel, a refinery was constructed in Nghi Son, Vietnam.

    This refinery was opened in 2013 and annually converts ten million tonnes of petroleum into liquefied petroleum gas, petrol, Diesel, benzene, and so…

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  • Wednesday, September 10, 2014

    Apave at the World Nuclear Exhibition

    From 14th to 16th of october at Paris Le Bourget in France.

    Apave Group will be at the World Nuclear Exhibition, the leading global event for the the nuclear community, which takes place from 14th to 16th of…

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  • Thursday, July 10, 2014

    Apave present at the Nuclear Industry China trade fair

    Apave took part in the NIC trade fair which was held from 15 to 18 April 2014 in Beijing.

    During this 13th edition, Apave was able to present its range of services dedicated to the nuclear industry. A meeting was also organised to present…

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  • Thursday, June 12, 2014

    International Safety Day: a day to raise safety awareness

    On 28 April, the world occupational health and safety day was marked by various events organised by our international clients.

    Image zoom The team at Apave Indian Ocean was called upon by Médine Agriculture, a major player in the sugar industry in Mauritius. Safety awareness…

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  • Monday, May 12, 2014

    Equatorial Guinea: Opening of the Malabo Training Centre

    Built in Malabo, in Equatorial Guinea, this new Training Centre is primarily dedicated to the specific maritime and offshore sectors of the oil and gas industry.

    Covering an area of 3000m², it is equipped with training rooms, a swimming pool for evacuation and sea survival exercises, safety and fire-fighting…

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  • Monday, May 12, 2014

    Inspection by drone

    As part of the renovation of an aquatic centre, a check of the general condition of the welds on the metal frame supporting the glass roof was planned.

    Having considered the building's dimensions and height, Apave used a drone to take the required photographic shots so that the general condition of…

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  • Thursday, January 30, 2014

    Vietnam: Hanoi Metro construction project

    Signing of the safety checks and certification contract.

    The ceremony for the signing of the safety checks and certification contract took place at the Sofitel Plaza Hanoi hotel on the 17th January 2014.…

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  • Thursday, January 30, 2014

    SWP conferences

    How to handle market changes, new generations in the workforce, improvements in workforce skills and retirements.

    Strategic Workforce Planning and its computerised processing are issues currently faced by many companies. At the beginning of 2014, Apave organised…

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  • Thursday, October 31, 2013

    Training for trainers: Apave transfers its expertise through teaching

    Ambatovy, an ambitious project in Madagascar, is composed of three major components: - A open-air nickel and cobalt mine- A 220 km-long pipeline to transport slurried ore- A hydrometallurgical processing plant located in...

    Ambatovy, an ambitious project in Madagascar, is composed of three major components: - A open-air nickel and cobalt mine- A 220 km-long pipeline to…

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  • Wednesday, October 30, 2013

    Chad: inauguration of the modern hospital

    N'Djamena's Modern Hospital has just been inaugurated by president Idriss Deby Itno this month, in October 2013.

    The building boasts over 17,000 m2 and features 240 beds, 5 ultramodern operating rooms, a 9-unit dialysis ward, and an emergency room. Built…

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  • Wednesday, October 9, 2013

    Madagascar: Tanker lorry inspections

    Apave has signed a contract with the five Madagascan oil companies (Total, Logistique Pétrolière, Shell, Jovenna, Galana) in the Groupement des Pétroliers de Madagascar (GPM). The contract covers a fleet of more than 400...

    Apave has signed a contract with the five Madagascan oil companies (Total, Logistique Pétrolière, Shell, Jovenna, Galana) in the Groupement des…

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  • Friday, August 2, 2013

    Apave Indian Ocean - patron sponsors of the Mauritius Institute of Directors

    The Mauritius Institute of Directors (MIoD) is a non-profit company established in 2008, primarily to develop corporate governance in Mauritius by instituting a professional forum for directors and managers within the public...

    The Mauritius Institute of Directors (MIoD) is a non-profit company established in 2008, primarily to develop corporate governance in Mauritius…

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  • Thursday, August 1, 2013

    United Arab Emirates: development of the building activity

    Abu Dhabi was appointed by Al Nasr Middle East General Contracting to carry out a technical control mission for the construction of Abu Dhabi National Insurance Company (ADNIC) new residential building in Khor Al Raha, Abu...

    Abu Dhabi was appointed by Al Nasr Middle East General Contracting to carry out a technical control mission for the construction of Abu Dhabi…

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  • Friday, July 26, 2013

    Abu Dhabi: Apave trains employees of one of the largest Concentrated Solar Plant in the world

    Shams Power Company, a partnership company between Masdar, Total and Abengoa Solar, is operating Shams 1, the world’s largest CSP plant in operation.

    Shams has appointed Apave International to conduct the necessary technical and safety electrical trainings to all its operation and maintenance…

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  • Friday, June 28, 2013

    Croatia: Marine training

    In order to meet the demand coming from the oil companies, Apave Mare, a subsidiary in Croatia, equipped its Split centre with state-of-the-art offshore simulators for sea training.

    The centre offers dynamic positioning training courses for shipping company officers and crew members, which are approved by the Nautical Institute,…

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  • Friday, June 28, 2013

    Shipyards

    The Korean company STX has several shipyards throughout the world, including the Chantiers Navals de l'Atlantique in Saint-Nazaire, France, whose current 750-tonne crane must be joined by a crane with a 1,400-tonne lifting...

    Production is carried out in an STX shipyard located in Dalian, China. Apave is overseeing the construction project, which involves verifying the…

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  • Friday, June 28, 2013

    Container cranes commissioned for the BOLLORE Group

    The international group Bolloré specialises in shipping, logistics, distribution, energy, and more.

    It also operates in the port sector and industry, where the group is investing in eight new container handling cranes in the African ports of Pointe…

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  • Friday, June 28, 2013

    Nuclear industry in Japan

    Japan is one of the world's most nuclearised countries and has many industrial facilities working in the nuclear sector.

    The equipment manufacturer Mitsubishi Heavy Industries and the steel manufacturer Japan Steel Works are both major suppliers in the world's nuclear…

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