Africa PORTS & SHIPS maritime news 22 April 2019

Africa PORTS & SHIPS maritime news

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First View 1: SANTA INES
CURRENT NEWS..
Some fine ship models come to auction in London
AfDB approval for Central Africa Strategy
2018 was not the best of years for Damen Shipbuilding
SAMSA leads mission to Miami to draw more cruise ships to South Africa
Armed pirates open fire and board tanker in Bonny River anchorage
French take delivery of fourth Multi-Mission naval ship
US Navy and French Navy aircraft carrier groups joint exercise in Red Sea
Leading maritime capitals of the world report 2019
Preparing for major incidents at sea
Mossel Bay and Garden Route look ahead to 2019 Port Festival
South African and Swazi ministers discuss 24-hour border post for Oshoek
Chevron to acquire Anadarko in multi billion dollar deal
Bolloré commits to a joint venture logistics project in Ethiopia
Ngqura’s unique port sand bypass system mimics nature successfully
NIMASA blasts high level of capital flight from Nigerian maritime sector
IMO 2020 — A Breath of Fresh Air
Namport bids farewell to CEO Mr Bisey /Uirab
Denmark to use drone for sulphur check
The Vikings have landed — East London’s grand cruise season finale
Port Statistics for the month of March 2019 are available here
Nigerian Shippers Council wraps up visit to Transnet National Ports Authority
Anglers gain access to Port of East London’s West Bank foreshore
Silver Whisper brings Richards Bay’s cruise season to a close
Cape Cruise Season Ends with Viking Sun’s Maiden Voyage to South Africa
Traffic in the English Channel
EARLIER NEWS..
CSA 2020 welcome SAMSA decision on open-loop exhaust gas scrubbers
Richards Bay TNPA provides emergency assistance to pipe-towing tug
Cunard’s Queen Victoria calls at Port Elizabeth
ISSA and unfair port access practices
Ghana’s drastic reduction of port costs

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Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

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View : SPIRIT OF SHANGHAI
CMA CGM upgrades India, Middle East to East Africa service
Mozambique’s Moatize-Macuse railway to commence in 2019 with a 2022 completion date
NIMASA looks to increase operations in Nigerian Delta ports
EU NAVFOR mandated to continue Operation Atalanta, moves to new headquarters
Eastern Cape to export maize to Vietnam
Construction begins on two 22,000-TEU container ships, first of nine
Gibdock secures new ISO certification first
Aeolus preparing to fly the wind mission
Complex mine warfare training complete in RIMPAC SOCAL
Jay Ireland is to retire from GE-Farid Fezoua to become Africa CEO
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

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First View : AFRICAN BULKER
Four international shipping companies suspended by Nigerian Ports Authority
Ships collide in Suez Canal after one vessel goes aground
EU NAVFOR warship provides vital medical aid to fishermen
Ghana tightens up on Port State Inspections following MT Alice breaking in two
Afrimart, B2B Pan-African e-commerce platform launched
Sea Sunday service to be celebrated in the heart of the maritime world
Autonomous deep water survey vessel
Sailors’ Society continues to help families of deceased crew members
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : SANTA CLARA

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Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

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First View : SANTA ROSA
More changes for TNPA as focus shifts to ship repair
Export prospects thumbs-up for R10-billion Mercedes Benz investment
Richards Bay Coal Line annual maintenance shut-down
Port of Walvis Bay handles water plant equipment for Zambia
Namport continuing to make its presence felt in the Kunene region
Transnet Port Terminals engages with Gauteng stakeholders to improve productivity
Vard secures contract for three Norwegian coast guard vessels
China makes $584 million part payment for Sri Lankan Port of Hambantota
Xeneta launches XSI™, new index contract offering
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : RED SAKURA

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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

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First View : MONSERRATE
Damen Shipyards Cape Town to build three navy inshore patrol boats
Djibouti responds to DP World claims over cancellation of container terminal concession
Milestone for Angola’s Benguela Railway as DRC exports ore through Lobito
Abalone worth R2.37 million seized at port of Durban
Nigeria confirms intention to build US$6.7bn standard gauge railway
Botswana and Zimbabwe revive plans to re-develop railway to Mozambique
INT’L-US Navy’s Pacific Partnership mission prepares to enhance disaster response cooperation
Durban Port Operators Acknowledged for Excellence
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : CAP CORTES

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Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Here are the day’s News Headlines:

First View : OCEANIC SIRIUS
End of the road for RMS St Helena
Strong interational interest in Kenya National Shipping line
Seismic survey to commence in Zambezi Delta
Competition Tribunal approves Maersk/Hamburg Süd merger
NATO Exercise Brilliant Mariner
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : SEASPAN LEBU

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Monday’s Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Here are the day’s News Headlines:

First View : HÖEGH BRASILIA
Liberia’s third port, Sinoe, is back in business
Gigaba says Africa must trade with itself
BOOT contract signed for Port of Ngqura liquid bulk terminal
Greenpeace concludes tour with recommendations to West Africa
African Petroleum spuds Ayamé-1X exploration well off Ivory Coast
US turns down Japanese container line merger
Maersk’s quiet takeover of Hamburg Süd
PRESS RELEASES: Thordon Bearings & Drydocks World team up to convert ships to seawater lubricated shaft lines
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : YONG XING

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Wednesday’s Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Wednesday’s Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Here are the day’s News Headlines:

First View : BOURBON TRIESTE
Durban handles 191,412 cruise passengers in 2016/17 season
Uganda’s Gulu logistics hub to target South Sudan & DRC
China’s much talked about Silk Road, what is it about?
Maersk expects 27 newbuilds to join fleet this year and next
Approval for Maersk and Hamburg Süd sale and purchase agreement
CTF 150 Change of Command
PRESS RELEASES: Ardent Celebrates Second Year, Looks Ahead
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : QUEEN ELIZABETH

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