petrosa

pe·tro·sa

, pl.

pe·tro·sae

(pe-trō'să, -sē),
The petrous portion of the temporal bone.
[L. fr. petra, rock]

pe·tro·sa

, pl. petrosae (pe-trō'să, -sē)
The petrous portion of the temporal bone.
[L. fr. petra, rock]

petrosa

(pĕ-trō′să) [L. petrosus, stony]
The petrous part of the temporal bone.
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SA companies such as MTN and PetroSA will now be able to operate more easily, and in terms of MTN the country will be able to recoup its 1bn in repayments that had been frozen as a result of sanctions.
PetroSA, South Africa's national oil company, situated in Mossel Bay, is the world's third largest GTL facility and produces some of the cleanest fuels on the market by using leading environment-friendly processes.
Proponents of building gas power stations talk of not only neighbouring Mozambique's newly discovered off shore gas reserves, likely to propel Mozambique into being one of the global top 10 gas producers, but also Project Ikhwezi, spearheaded by PetroSA, which is exploring for off-shore gas for use in its onshore gas-to-liquids refinery at Mossel Bay.
PetroSA workers are in the dark about their future as they wait for the firm to give details on plans for retrenchments.
Four different cranial elements--the pars basilaris and left pars lateralis of the occipital bone (Figure 5), the pars petrosa of the left temporal bone (Figure 6) and the post-sphenoid (Figure 7)--were duplicated.
MC2 has an extensive candidate database which it uses to source senior construction, engineering and manufacturing personnel for its clients such as, Petronas and PetroSA.
The firm's principles have previously advised companies including ConocoPhillips, Marubeni Corporation, PetroSA, Cygnus Oil & Gas, McMoRan Exploration Co.
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My next international marathon will be the Gaborone City (22nd April), PETROSA Mossel Bay (11th August) and Cape Town Marathon (23rd September).
Other companies and organisations that will be represented include: Eskom, Anglo American, SAPPI, PetroSA, Nynas, Haefely, Pragma, Doble Engineering Africa, Engen, Engineering Dynamics, Powertech, Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality, Tiger Brands, Industrial Development Corporation, Department of Water Affairs and Forestry, Kumba and Bearings International.
Sonangol and South Africa's PetroSA were to work out details of three separate agreements, one for a possible joint oil refinery in South Africa, one for Angolan crude oil supplies and one for an exchange of expertise between the two companies.
Oil companies are considering their future in the country, Africa's biggest economy, in the face of increasing competition as the national oil company, PetroSA, plans to build a refinery about twice the size of the Sapref plant.