Africa PORTS & SHIPS maritime news 27 August 2021

Africa PORTS & SHIPS maritime news

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FIRST VIEW:   DUGONG ACE

Six new RTGs for APM Terminals’ WACT Onne
WHARF TALK: Odfjell’s MR2 products/chemical tanker, BOW SUMMER
Former ‘Toti girl serving with US Naval Air Station Jacksonville
River transport between Sudan and South Sudan resumes
Takoradi looks at becoming an import-driven port as largest ship calls
East Africa: IMO supports maritime security activities
WHARF TALK: Back in service – MSC DIEGO
Ethiopian Airlines teams up with Israel’s IAI for freighter conversions
Transnet and Minerals Council agree on finding rail and terminal solutions
WHARF TALK: Special mission for a legend in her time – SA AGULHAS II
Lebombo Border Crossing – Truck drivers stage protest
British aid to Haiti: Royal Navy help in earthquake-hit Haiti
Dar es Salaam port entrance to be deepened to -15.5 metres
Extortion and call-up woes outside Tin Can Port
New 42-metre RAstar tugboat for Kenya’s Port of Mombasa
WHARF TALK: Large gearless bulker in Cape Town – ADS GALTESUND
Update on progress with Transnet and plans for Durban and Cape Town ports
Mozambique Cabo Delgado conflict: updates
ABS White Paper: Carbon Capture, Utilisation, and Storage
WHARF TALK: Another tanker with refined fuel for Cape Town – UACC RAS TANURA
World’s biggest container ship, 24,000-TEU Ever Ace, sails on her maiden voyage
WHARF TALK: LR1 tanker OKYROE has a proud reputation
Port Window: Durban Port Bulletin report
WHARF TALK: Excellent working of gearless NORTHERN PRELUDE at private berth
Introducing: The San Marino Ship Register
WHARF TALK: story of a bunker tanker named SOUTHERN VALOUR
DP World completes successful real-time trial of BOXBAY high storage system
ABS White Paper: Carbon Capture, Utilisation, and Storage
Seall, A Marine Technology Company, Expands with Key Global Partner, Mackay Marine
Preventable death of seafarer during crew change offshore

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Africa PORTS & SHIPS maritime news 15 November 2020

Africa PORTS & SHIPS maritime news

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Front Page: PANTHER

Another livestock carrier, Barkly Pearl, in trouble at sea
Investment partners sought for Cato Ridge Dry Port Project 
INTERCARGO says Charterers who prevent crew changes must be held to account
IN CONVERSATION: Satellite data provides fresh insights into the amount of water in the Nile basin
TRADE NEWS:  ClassNK releases Guidelines for Liquefied Gas Carrier Structures
AMSOL acquires product tanker for bunkering at Durban: to be South African flagged & manned
New Nautical Science online textbook will boost maritime education in SA
Mbalula announces plans to curtail theft & vandalism of rail infrastructure
China props up the bulk trades as industry hopes for the best but plans for the worst
Piracy boarding involving tanker Nefeli II off Brass, Nigeria
In Conversation: Photos from the field: these magnificent whales are adapting to warming water, but how much can they take?
In Conversation: How to live in space: what we’ve learned from 20 years of the International Space Station
Mozambique & Malawi sign MoU on building a railway linking the two countries
WHARF TALK: Coega creates hundreds of jobs for locals
WHARF TALK: SAECS service updates
NSPCA slams Govt for giving choices over animal exports instead of instructions
Rescued crew off Geo Searcher return from Gough Island
WHARF TALK: Durban Port Bulletin News
WHARF TALK: Volume and Vessel Call Performance
WHARF TALK: Collaboration boosts morale & productivity at Cape Town Harbour
WHARF TALK: Western Cape Government welcomes gas discovery at Luiperd
WHARF TALK: SAMSA Aware of nurdles washing up on South Peninsula
IMO Secretary-General Emeritus William A O’Neil, remembered
WHARF TALK: Placenames Along the Coast: Hondeklip Baai
Africa Oil Week cancelled, rescheduled to 2021

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Africa PORTS & SHIPS maritime news 25 October 2020

Africa PORTS & SHIPS maritime news

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Front Page: CAPTAIN HADDOCK

ICS & OCIMF Launch New Emergency Guide for Masters
Global trade shows frail recovery in third quarter, but outlook remains uncertain
Coega Development Corp extends its operations beyond South Africa
Tanzania sources new SGR trains from South Korea
Fourteen navies take part in Gulf of Guinea Grand African Nemo exercise
Combined Maritime Forces (CMF) makes biggest meths drug bust in Arabian Sea
Ford leads the way as South Africa’s top auto exporter for September
Did anyone see something suspicious? — call for help after pipeline spill
Coega aquaculture projects set to create 900 jobs
NSPCA responds to High Court decision on live sheep export from East London
Pipeline theft contaminates uMbilo river and Durban harbour
Maersk to take over the Safmarine baton for Lawhill Maritime Centre
South African stone fruit forecast looking positive
Bright outlook at Gibdock as bookings remain solid
SA Agulhas II arrives off Gough Island on rescue mission
New twist to Mozambqiue conflict as terrorists ‘invade’ Tanzania
Construction of Lekki port main quay gets underway
Over half the total ocean container cargo now on single data platform
Freight crime in South African supply chains
Mental health awareness training
Maldives fisheries and maritime broadband services:Enabled with Inmarsat and Cobham SATCOM Fleet One
WHARF TALK: Durban Port Bulletin News
WHARF TALK: Durban Volume & Vessel Call Performance
WHARF TALK: Small vessel sinks in Walvis Bay harbour
WHARF TALK: Namport reaches out to community with donation of beds
Ten years jailtime for stealing fuel from Transnet pipeline
IN CONVERSATION: Climate research is critical in Africa: how to make it more visible
WHARF TALK: Placenames Along the Coast: St Helena Bay
SA Cruising: When will MSC Orchestra set sail?
MSC Opera cruise season in Africa cancelled
Piracy: ships boarded off Malabo and Lome, one seafarer kidnapped

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Africa PORTS & SHIPS maritime news 27 September 2020

Africa PORTS & SHIPS maritime news

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Front Page: INGRID K

Royal IHC delivers Easydredge 2700 TSHD dredger to Douala
A new publication from the Nautical Institute
Kenya Railways to operate Lake Victoria’s Kisumu port
SRI calls for investigation into perfect storm for seafarers
Shipping agents at sharp end of Covid crewing crisis
Global Industry Alliance for marine biosafety: IMO reports new member joining
Heritage Month: Roman Rock Lighthouse celebrates 159 years of service
Hapag-Lloyd opens office in Lagos
Why foreign countries are scrambling to set up bases in Africa
New Seagoing Bursary: available for early career researchers
Crew Change Crisis: UN entities issue joint statement
WHARF TALK: News From Along the Coast
WHARF TALK: Heritage Month – Let the past be remembered & respected
WHARF TALK: Cape Town report
WHARF TALK: Port Elizabeth ends citrus season on a high
WHARF TALK: Durban’s feared truck congestion rears its head
WHARF TALK: MPDC and Maputo Municipality agree on rehabilitating areas surrounding the port
WHARF TALK: SA Agulhas II prepares to set sail for Gough Island

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Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

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First View : MAERSK VALLVIK
Durbanites explore SA Agulhas II
Damen type 5114 finally gets delivered to SICL in Port Harcourt
Nigeria’s Homeland orders another Damen 3307 patrol vessel
Glimpses at the maritime world in pictures and words
NSRI involved with unusual rescue of injured man on board ship
Abrupt dismissal of Ghana Ports & Harbours Authority Director-General Paul Asare Ansah
BALTOPS annual maritime-focused exercise in the Baltic region
The F-35 arrives – Britain’s most advanced jets touch down on home soil
Call for classification socieities & IACS to be adaptable in a changing industry
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : ALPINE MAGNOLIA

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Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Here are the day’s News Headlines:

First View : MSC BIANCA
SA Agulhas II sets off for South Africa’s 57th Antarctica expedition
Large shipment of Mozambique ivory intercepted by Cambodia police
HM The Queen commissions HMS Queen Elizabeth into the Royal Navy
Arrested tanker Pretty Scene sells on auction in Durban for R164-million
Fishing vessel Ellis S sinks in rough seas, crew rescued
The House of Lords Brexit-Deal or No Deal report
Transnet Freight Rail employees celebrate GCU qualifications
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : MSC EARTH

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