Africa PORTS & SHIPS maritime news 8 April 2019

Africa PORTS & SHIPS maritime news

Here are the day’s news headlines:

First View 1: NORTHERN JAVELIN
First View 2: PACIFIC PRINCESS
CURRENT NEWS..
South African companies exhibiting in Brazil
Air cargo industry rallies to help Mozambique following Cyclone Idai
Death of ‘fiercely loyal’ MSC man Dallas Sutton
Chamber’s role in promoting international trade commended
Yacht wrecked on Durban port South Breakwater
London Tribunal issues hefty fine on Republic of Djibouti over Doraleh
Adverse weather expected to hit Durban from 19h00 today (Thursday)
Ford begins vehicle exports from Port Elizabeth to Europe
Maritime training ploughing scarce skills back into the Eastern Cape
Oversupply Still Major Challenge Warns ICS
Transnet places tugs and workboats for sale by auction
Container ship Contship Oak attacked by pirates, four crew kidnapped
Counting the costs of fires at sea
Bolloré Transport & Logistics to sell its French port operations
Vesconite enters the Namibian marine sector
One for ONE: Ocean Network Express celebrates first anniversary
Transnet gives approval for desalination studies for Cape Town Harbour
Cruise ship Astor closes Port of Mossel Bay’s 2018/19 Cruise Season
Cape Town’s Duncan Dock to undergo maintenance dredging
Aid starts to pour in to Beira and other Cyclone Idai devastated regions
PE’s tanker berth welcomes its first vessel after repairs
Continent’s first dredging school launched by Transnet
Joint operations to combat crime in the Indian Ocean
Maritime emergencies a real threat for South Africa: SAMSA
EU NAVFOR moves Operational HQ from Northwood UK to Spain & France
USCGC Seneca completes patrol
A whale of a story
Recovery time in Beira in the wake of cyclone Idai
EARLIER NEWS..
Miami-Dade County delegation revisits Port of Cape Town
Trucks set alight on N-3 highway near Mooi River
Denmark continues maritime cooperation with Ghana
TNPA commits to growing exports in Eastern Cape
SOME NEWS YOU MAY HAVE MISSED..
Cyclone Joaninha swings past Rodriguez close to Mauritius
Port of PE tanker berth back in business
Defective vessel passage plans: When failing to plan is planning to fail
ABB propulsion systems to power first Chinese-built cruise ship

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Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News — 11 November 2018

Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Here are the News Headlines:

First View : MSC MUSICA
Twenty-seven South African organisations take part in Chinese import expo
Maputo-Catembe Bridge opens over Maputo Bay
Mozambique Island hosts 15th Seminar on Indo-Portuguese History
HNoMS Helge Ingstad NATO warship collision
Mozambique Navy officers & personnel training in India
Gas profits to pay for portion of Mozambique’s Ematum debt
Damen to present new leasing fund for African shipowners
Syrah Resources sells Mozambique graphite to Chinese buyer
MSC Musica arrives in South Africa at start of 2018/19 summer season
Norway increases its support for the prevention of illegal fishing across Africa
Cyclone 03 developing strongly north of Mauritius, NE of Madagascar   DEVELOPING STORY
South Africa & Kenya to introduce multiple entry visa 
UK cements position in Gulf with new joint base in Oman    
UAE’s DP World sues China’s Merchants Port for unlawful action

Earlier News You May Have Missed…….

Tau Morwe returns….. as Transnet Acting Group CE
IMO and splendid efforts on maritime security
Moscord’s drive to become the ‘Amazon’ of shipping
Sovereign guarantee required for Mozambique’s entry into gas sector
Piracy reported again off West Africa – hostages taken
Vale forecasts dramatic reduction in 2018 Mozambique 2018 coal production   
Record low hijackings yet danger persists in Gulf of Guinea       
Fourth new cruise ship for Virgin Voyages    CRUISING   
International: London Thamesport’s short sea role strengthened by Containerships   
The greatest maritime rescue in history-OCEANOS    FEATURE
Master Mariners recognition for South Africa’s top salvage master Capt Nick Sloane    
International: Maersk launches instant container bookings     
Port Elizabeth reopened to shipping following crane collapse      
International: Bulk sector prospects positive but challenges ahead – Abto   
At Last: Port of Richards Bay Floating Dock gets green light of approval  
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : MSC MUSICA

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Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Here are the News Headlines:

First View : EM JADE
Mozambique says first Rovuma LNG shipment to flow in November 2022
High Court of England & Wales says Djibouti is prohibited from expelling DP World
Nigerian Navy commissions 16 new naval vessels
Russian explosives ship Lada remains under detention in Algoa Bay after two weeks
Brand new look for LBH’s services
Angola buys another ten locomotives to operate in Luanda province
Eighteen dead in train smash on Moçâmedes Railway
China top of the ‘Leading Maritime Nations of the World’ for 2018
Transocean Ltd agrees to acquire Ocean Rig
Harbour pilots and crew need shared understanding of passage plan for safe voyage
CMA CGM launches CLIMACTIVE for refrigerated containers
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : PINZA
The masthead today (Thursday) shows the Port of Tema, Ghana

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Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Here are the day’s News Headlines:

First View : PACIFIC MERMAID
Senior Transnet executives could face suspension this week
London Court of Arbitration finds for DW World over Djibouti’s Doraleh terminal
Transnet Port Terminal’s East London Manager scoops BWA Awards
Tullow Oil stops work at Kenyan oilfields
New challenges in Red Sea as Ethiopia and Eritrea make up
Bolloré and Jumia to facilitate e-commerce in Cameroon
Websites to Watch # 2 — Hapag-Lloyd and its new containers
Websites to Watch # 3 — Be cyber aware at sea
MIDDLE EAST: King Abdullah Port extends support to Seatrade Maritime Middle East 2018
Advisian quickly becoming an advisor of choice in transport & master planning
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : CMA CGM TITUS

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Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Here are the day’s News Headlines:

First View : MAERSK TANJONG
South African port statistics for June are now available
Portuguese-speaking Africa leads the way to Africa Free Trade Zone
T-TRIID competition to improve transport in Africa & South Asia now open
The fight over Djibouti’s Doraleh goes on as DP World is offered $500 million to “go away”
Local steel, aluminium no threat to US security
Transnet among pre-qualifiers to operate Cameroon’s Kribi Multipurpose Terminal
Launch of the RRS Sir David Attenborough
DHL partners with MallforAfrica on delivering African-made products to the world
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : SC VIRGO

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Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Here are the day’s News Headlines:

First View : SAINT DIMITRIOS
DP World warns against violation of concession for Doraleh terminal, Djibouti
Safety highlighted at fishing indaba held at Cape Town
Liftboat Milaha Explorer deploys to West Africa
Shippers’ Council and NPA help bring truck owners’ strike at Lagos to an end
For the record — Article headed ‘New Transnet Appointments…’
MSC Orchestra to make her way to South Africa for 2019/20 season
International — At last the Brexit White Paper
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : AFRIC STAR

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Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Here are the day’s News Headlines:

First View : CANOPUS LEADER
Musical chairs as port harbour masters are rotated
Death of CMA CGM’s founder, Jacques R Saadé
Ferry Safey, IMO Advice – Overcrowding is dangerous
Minister gives thumbs up for sea-based Aquaculture Development Zone
South African research ship SA Agulhas II visits Dar es Salaam
DP World joins World Ocean Council
MSC diverts ships from Felixstowe due to ongoing congestion
MSC Cruises continues on expansion path with order for fifth Meraviglia class
MAIB Report: mv Ruyter Grounding 10 October 2017
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : ZUMAYA DOUS

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Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Here are the day’s News Headlines:

First View : KARIYUSHI LEADER
How an unrecognised state’s port deal could shift dynamics across the Horn
Transnet in international consortium concession to build new Nigerian rail network
Tugs and port cranes delivered to Port Sudan from Qatar Ports
South Africa disappointed at US steel tariff decision
IFC to finance new LPG terminal at Port of Mombasa
Davies Turner goes east with express China rail service
Freight and Brexit
First Damen Fast Crew Supplier with motion-compensated gangway system enters service
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : MSC BEIJING

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Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Here are the day’s News Headlines

First View : LE LYRIAL
DP World signs concession to operate Port of Banana for 30 years
Grindrod says restructure is bearing fruit, but plans spin-off of shipping business
Tanzania’s National Shipping Agencies Corp (NASACO) restarts its engines
Nigerian Navy makes huge haul of Indian hemp
South Africa & Norway to pump R60.8 million into Blue Oceans Economy
World’s largest cruise ship sets sail
World’s biggest megaport, Tuas. Never heard of it? You will!
Ardent, Vernicos & EPE join forces in Eastern Mediterranean
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : CARNATION ACE

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Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Here are the day’s News Headlines:

First View : MSC GISELLE
Cyclone Eliakim strikes across North-Eastern Madagascar, dumps heavy rain
Changes with the Hydrographic Bill-SA Navy Hydrographer now to be National Hydrographer
Now Somaliland denounces Somalia over Berbera port, DP World & Ethiopia
The Gambia becomes the latest African country to employ a Karpower floating power station
Nigerian Navy receives five German patrol boats for Lake Chad
Beira LPG terminal to commence operations in May
Gibdock maintains on-time delivery track record
Death of Peter Newall, author, writer & enthusiast
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : RAMFORM SOVEREIGN

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