Africa PORTS & SHIPS maritime news 22 April 2019

Africa PORTS & SHIPS maritime news

Here are the News Headlines:

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

Read more

Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News 4 February 2019

Africa PORTS & SHIPS maritime news

Here are the news headlines:

First View 1: SANTA BARBARA
First View 2: JOLLY VANADIO
Mantashe says oil and gas exploration off Cape South Coast expected to boost economy
Maersk announces a cut-back on cadets from South Africa and the UK
Jihadist attacks force dusk to dawn curfew in northern Mozambique port town
Massachusetts Maritime Academy cadets visit Port of Durban
Registration begins of all Ugandan boats on Lake Victoria
Angola’s state timber warehouses generate revenue, but at what expense?
Offshore patrol vessel (OPV) SAS Makhanda takes up fishery patrol
Ultra Deep Solutions sends dive support vessel Picasso to West Africa
Unique Group to supply African offshore sector with diving and industrial gas
Angolan Ports, Part 4: Copper shipments from Lobito
Significant North Sea discovery by Total, confident of another success off South Africa
Wartsila to streamline operations and will cut 1,200 jobs globally
Canadian Amphibex dredger utilised for Niger River
Angolan Ports, Part 3: Japanese investment for Namibe
Liberia overtakes Marshall Islands for second-largest ship registry
New design makes liquefied hydrogen bunker vessels a reality
Piracy & Robbery remains a problem for shipping off West African coast
Iridium Certus goes live with world’s first truly global broadband service
BPO appointed to operate Port Elizabeth Multi Purpose Terminal
Angolan Ports, Part 2: Uncertainty over Caio
Zhen Hua 20, East London’s longest ship ever, docks in the river port
MSC to retrofit 86 ships with exhaust gas scrubbers
Port of Richards Bay exceeds 100 million tonnes of cargo handled in 2018
Climate change efforts must be scaled up, SA tells UN Security Council
Pirates attack two ships off Nigerian coast
Angolan Ports, Part 1: New Beginnings: Luanda & Barra do Dande
Dredging at Kisumu on Lake Victoria will advance navigation on lake
MSC Musica racing back to Durban after gales force delays at Cape Town UPDATED 05h30 Monday
China in push to extend Nacala to Moatize railway into Zimbabwe
News in at the weekend …
South African port statistics for calendar year 2018
Winds delay MSC Musica outside Cape Town
Nigerian Navy Hydrographic Office expands Bathymetric capabilities
Polarcus commences offshore Namibian seismic survey for Portuguese energy company Galp
TransNamib and Botswana Railways agree on Gobabis Container Terminal

Read more

Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Here are the News Headlines:

First View : MSC MAXINE
East Coast maritime trade route facilitates Africa’s growing drug problem
DP World looks to Eritrea as a potential port terminal operation
Drill ship Maersk Viking arrives off Ghana to start offshore project
Drug trafficking – Africa to brace for a spike in drug use
South African ports identified as transit points for illicit drugs
Safety warning about working in enclosed spaces after fishing vessel fatality
USN in Iceland Under way to Exercise Trident Juncture 2018
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : D. CENTAURUS

Read more

Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Here are the News Headlines:

First View : BERG
SA Port Statistics for September are now available here
Reaction to Transport Minister’s statement on Container High Cube saga
Man dies in ship accident in Cape Town
Nigeria’s Dangote calls for free trade to deepen African regional economies
Students explore Port of Saldanha
EU NAVFOR conducts first exercise with Chinese PLA(N) in Djibouti
Africa Oil Week’s content-rich programme has expanded
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : GREEN MUSIC

Read more

africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Africa PORTS & SHIPS maritime news

Here are the day’s News Headlines:

First View : ERISORT
Unrest suspends Vale coal mining activity at Moatize
Aligning TNPA port plans with business requirements at Port Elizabeth & Ngqura
KZN Exporter of the Year Awards
Coal to the world, Growth to the Nation
ENI and Sasol invite public comment on South Africa drilling programme
Port Elizabeth Port Festival dates announced
The successes of Ulstein’s X-Bow, followed by the X-Stern
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : OSHIMANA

Read more

Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Here are the day’s News Headlines:

First View : MAERSK SEOUL
TPA places orders for two new port helicopters
Moves taken to simplify cargo clearance at Port of Mombasa
Vale doubles the volume of coal mined and shipped in 2017
Port of Walvis Bay prepares for export of Lithium concentrate to China
River transport to return between White Nile State and South Sudan
INTERNATIONAL-Video of TS Taipei container ship removal
DRC government reinstates illegal logging concessions in breach of its own moratorium
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : TAI HAPPINESS

Read more