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Survey Ship HMS Echo Helps To Give Counter-Piracy ‘The ...

Survey ship HMS Echo is giving the anti-piracy effort in the Indian Ocean ‘the edge’ by updating badly-needed ...

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Problem of Maritime Piracy Becomes ‘Pandemic’

  A major shipping conference was told that the international community, including the EU, is “decades ...

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Kenya: Port of Mombasa Dredging Project Begins This Month

  After a long wait, the port of Mombasa will be dredged of mud and silt to finally accommodate bigger ships — ...

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HRT Announces Update on 3D Seismic Operations in Namibia

  On May 14, a PGS vessel completed the acquisition of 1,500 km2 of 3D seismic survey in the Block 2815 of the ...

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FGS Niedersachsen Destroys Pirate Skiffs

  On the morning of 10 June, the EU NAVFOR German warship FGS Niedersachsen detected a suspected Pirate Action ...

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South Africa Called to Invest in Maritime Industry

  Lack of investment in the maritime sector could undermine the benefits of South Africa’s recent ...

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Egyptian Owned MV SUEZ Released from Somali Pirates

  After months of negotiations, Somali pirates released the Egyptian owned, MV SUEZ, and its crew of 22 on ...

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Nigeria: FG Plans to Establish New Maritime Training ...

  Maritime stakeholders are still trying to rationalize the bases of federal governments plan to establishment ...

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Afren Selects RXT for Seismic Shooting Offshore Nigeria

  RXT  announces that the final contract with Afren Energy Services Ltd for acquisition of 4C seismic data ...

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Gabon: Sea Trucks Wins Pipe Lay Contract from TOTAL

Sea Trucks Group (“Sea Trucks”), one of the largest and fastest growing oil and gas marine contractors in West ...

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The Netherlands: Growing Number of Exhibitors at ...

For the fourth year in a row, Offshore Energy Exhibition & Conference will experience extensive growth.  The ...

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Report Submarine Market Worth USD 16.4 Bln

  Globally, the submarine market consists of 450 submarines operated by 41 countries. Some 154 submarines are ...

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French Warship Successfully Releases Vessel with Two ...

  A vessel with two Ukrainian sailors on board was successfully released from pirate captivity by a French ...

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MPDC Plans USD 1 Billion Investment in ...

  Mozambique’s Ports Development Company (MPDC), part-owned by Dubai’s DP World, has announced a $1bn ...

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EU NAVFOR Completes 100th African Union Mission in ...

  As part of the EU/UN co-operation, EU NAVFOR is providing protection to the UN chartered vessels supplying ...

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South Africa and Mozambique Agree to Join Forces to ...

  South Africa and Mozambique have agreed to join forces to fight piracy off Mozambique’s 2,470km-long ...

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South Africa: Expansion of Cape Town Harbour Makes Progress

  The R5.4-billion expansion of Cape Town harbour’s container terminal is on track for completion within ...

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MV KHALED MUHIEDDINE K Released from Pirate Control

  On the morning of 26 May, the MV KHALED MUHIEDDINE K which was pirated on 20 January 2011 was released from ...

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Sea Shepherd Departs for Hostile Libyan Waters to Save Tuna

  Operation Blue Rage, Sea Shepherd Conservation Society’s bluefin tuna defense campaign, kicked off today ...

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ECOFISH Marine Fisheries Project Launches in Three ...

  A project was just launched by the Benguela Current Commission (BCC) in Windhoek to upgrade and improve the ...

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Ghana to Get Aircraft Carriers from Brazil

  President John Evans Atta Mills on Monday announced that Ghana was in the process of acquiring two aircraft ...

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Qatar Inks Agreement to Establish Two New Ports in Egypt

  Qatar said on Sunday that it had signed an agreement with Egypt to establish two new ports with the ...

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Maersk, Hamburg Sud Announce Far East-East Coast South ...

  To further improve the service quality and to cater for the market growth Maersk Line together with service ...

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Germany: Raytheon Anschutz Provides IBS for Namibian ...

The German navigation system supplier Raytheon Anschütz was recently awarded a contract for the delivery of an ...

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UK: MSC Issues Counter-piracy Guidelines Concerning ...

  The IMO Maritime Safety Committee (MSC) has approved Interim guidance on the employment of armed security ...

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Nigeria: NIMASA Explains Essence of Maritime Advisory Group

Advisory Group (MAG) has become a necessity to ensure that all stakeholders are carried along in the process of ...

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Shellfish Fleet Considers Abandoning Mauritanian Waters

The 24 vessels that form part of the fleet fishing for shellfish in Spain under the fishery agreement between ...

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