Africa PORTS & SHIPS maritime news 4 March 2019

Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Here are the news headlines:
First View 1: EASTERN LIGHT
Tema’s new container terminal means layoffs at the Inland Container Depots, says Ghana Ports Authority
Cyclone Haleh threatens mid Indian Ocean
Capespan’s The Logistics Group (TLG) ready to expand facilities to the fresh fruit export sector
New Comoros communications undersea cable to become operational in third quarter
Japan comes out in support of open-loop scrubbers, says no threat to environment
Anadarko Petroleum to invest US$176 million in Mozambique the first half of 2019
MODEC awarded FPSO contract for SNE Field offshore Senegal
Digital facelift for Mombasa tea trade
New Uganda port for Kampala receives go-ahead
UK Defence Secretary announces £235 million submarine nuclear propulsion deal
Transport Minister in Durban today to address inaugural Maritime Transport Sector Dialogue
Suez Canal registers highest daily tonnage in 150 years
Dynamar: The East & Southern Africa Container Trades 2019
UK ordered to hand back Chagos Islands (and Diego Garcia) to Mauritius
Nigerian ports reopen after election shutdown
CSA 2020 says Scrubber Washwater Composition Study showed positive results
South Africa’s ZACube-2 nanosatellite transmits first images from space
Cloudy Waters
Attempted pirate attack on container ship in Gulf of Guinea
Mozambique deploys troops to the north to protect gas exploration
Five new diesel-electric locomotives arrive in Maputo for CFM
Strike action by port workers rejecting concessioning at Port Sudan
Viking Jupiter delivered with Thordon water lubricated propulsion arrangement
French ship Cassard conducts 2nd drug seizure off coast of Oman
Ethiopia signs pipeline deal with Djibouti
Keel laid to mark construction of first of three Multi-Mission Inshore Patrol vessels for SA Navy
Stay watching this space as more news will follow…..
Red faces as two MSC Cruises’ ships embarrassingly collide
Fifth drug strike for HMS Dragon under CTF 150 Command
Jihadists attack Anadarko workers near Palma and execute one man — Anadarko seeks armoured vehicles
Namport and Port of Dunkerque sign Memorandum of Understanding
Wilhelmsen reports strong results for fourth quarter 2018 — 5% increase in top line
New strategic appointments strengthen Southern African Shipyard’s team
Construction commences at Port of Ngqura Liquid Bulk Terminal
Durban-built barge will be only one of its kind in the world
Indian Register of Shipping (IRClass) to focus on business opportunities in Greece
Djibouti says Doraleh is now better run than a year ago and is a world-class commercial and logistics hub
TNPA has contingency plan for Port Elizabeth tanker berth outage

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Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Here are the day’s News Headflines:

First View : STRAIT FERONIA
Nigeria to connect ports and hinterland with rail by 2021
TNPA Appoints Business Development Officer
German Luftwaffe P-3C Orion returns to patrol Gulf of Aden for EU NAVFOR
Imperial Logistics International acquires new chief executive
Ngqura handles first cargo for Coega Cement Manufacturer
Armed robbery and piracy a problem in Gulf of Guinea
Spectacular Viking Jupiter naming ceremony
CSIRO launches ASEAN presence
Bio-Sea installation a success aboard CMA CGM Flagship
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : POSEIDON LEADER

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Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Here are the day’s News Headlines:

First View : SUPER SERVANT 4
Richards Bay Lighthouse demolished-temporary structure in place
Dredging project returns sand to Durban’s beaches
Mobile crane ordered for Nigeria’s Baro port on Niger River
More heroin seized in raid on dhow near Horn of Africa
Petrol train derails outside Mombasa port, spilling loaded wagons into ocean
Shipping lines begin to revise their Iranian services as sanctions are reintroduced
Cruise ship Viking Jupiter is floated out
Georgia-NATO maritime cooperation enhanced
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : FAUST

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