Computational Fluid Dynamics

Over just the past fifteen years, the use of Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) has become mainstream in ship design.

Benin Navy Tears Pirates off Swedish Vessel

Pirates boarded a Swedish tanker off the coast of Benin at the weekend but were chased away by the African nation’s ...

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Mozambique: Port of Beira Opens for Large Vessels

From today on ships with capacity of more than 60,000 gross tonnes can once again use the port of Beira, ...

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Ghana Navy to Receive Patrol Boats from China

As part of measures to re-tool the Ghana Armed Forces (GAF), the Ghana Navy is to receive two patrol boats from ...

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Nigeria: NPA, BPE Plan to Improve Ports Efficiency

If the Managing Director of Nigerian Ports Authority, Mallam Omar Suleiman should find his way, the number of ...

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Nigeria: Apapa Container Terminal in Growth Mode

Individual crane productivity has increased by 25% in the past 12 months at the Apapa Container Terminal, with ...

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Pirates Back in Action in Gulf of Guinea

Again, pirates are back in action as they have seized another Italian tanker with 23 crewmen on board travelling ...

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DP World Expands into Suriname

Global Marine terminal operator DP World Limited announced today that it has expanded its portfolio to Suriname on ...

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Chevron: GLCC Technology Boosts Production from Takula ...

For decades, the Takula Field offshore Angola has been one of Chevron’s best producers in southern Africa. But ...

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Harvest Discovers More Oil Offshore Gabon

Harvest Natural Resources, Inc.  today announced an update to its drilling operations in the Dussafu Ruche Marin-1 ...

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TGS to Start 3D Seismic Acquisition Offshore Sierra Leone

TGS will commence acquisition of multi-client 3D seismic data in offshore Sierra Leone later this month. This ...

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Togo: Lome Port to Get New Container Terminal

The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank (AfDB) say they have approved a €60-million loan for the ...

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Nigerian Ports in Growth Mode

Subsidiary of one of the leading global shipping lines, Maersk Nigeria Limited (MNL), has expressed delight in the ...

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Keppel Set to Deliver FPSO Aseng to Equatorial Guinea

Keppel Shipyard Ltd’s (Keppel Shipyard) conversion of the FPSO Aseng is on track to complete. The FPSO will be ...

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Nigeria: Sea Trucks Group Announces a Contract Award ...

  Sea Trucks Group, announces a contract award from Hyundai Heavy Industries for Total in Nigeria. The project ...

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RNZN Builds Key Relationships as Part of CTF Mission to ...

  The new Commander of Combined Task Force (CTF) 151, Captain Jim Gilmour RNZN, is building key relationships ...

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Pacific Drilling Secures 1 Year Contract for Pacific ...

  Pacific Drilling S.A. announced that a Letter of Award from Total E&P Nigeria Limited has been converted ...

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Gabon: CGGVeritas Completes 3D BroadSeis Seismic Survey ...

  CGGVeritas announced that it has completed a 3D BroadSeis seismic survey for Shell over complex salt ...

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Container Capacity to Expand Next Year

  Next year will see 1.55MTEU added to the global containership fleet, an expansion of 9.5% and increasing ...

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DOF Subsea to Provide Jumper/Spool Installation ...

  DOF Subsea UK secures contract with Tullow Oil to provide Jumper/Spool Installation services from Skandi ...

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Libya: Port of Tripoli Nears Revitalization

  Representatives in Tripoli are hoping to revive the city’s old port, arguing that this could have tremendous ...

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UK: Portsmouth Frigate Saves 13 Sailors from Sinking Tanker

This is the dramatic moment a crewman from a stricken merchant ship was lifted to safety – one of 13 sailors ...

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APM Terminals Wins ‘Best Port Operator in ...

  APM Terminals was named winner of the “Best Port Operator in Africa” award at the Transport Africa Awards ...

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India and Mozambique Agree to Cooperate on Maritime ...

  India and Mozambique have agreed to work together to improve maritime security in the Indian Ocean, ...

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Russia to Build Two Tiger Corvettes for Algerian Navy

  Russia’s United Shipbuilding Corporation and state arms exporter Rosoboronexport have signed a deal ...

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Namibia: Walvis Bay Expansion Plan Makes Progress

  Plans are underway to expand the port limits of Walvis Bay in the few weeks to come, once the new boundary ...

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Singapore-Based EOC Bags Charter Contract for Lewek ...

  EOC Limited (EOC or the Group), one of Asia’s leading providers of offshore construction and production ...

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Hallin Marine Receives Contract for Urgent Pipeline ...

  Hallin Marine, a Superior Energy Services company, announces the award of its latest subsea pipeline repair ...

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