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Ivory Coast: Antwerp Helps Further Development of San ...

  The port of Antwerp is to collaborate in further developing the port of San Pedro in Côte d’Ivoire (West ...

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South Africa: Durban Climate Change Conference Concluded

The United Nations Climate Change Conference has concluded its seventeenth session (COP 17/CMP 7) in Durban, South ...

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Nigeria: Ibaka Seaport Will Create 100.000 Jobs, Says ...

  The governor of Akwa Ibom State, Chief Godswill Akpabio sees the deep seaport to be cited at Ibaka near the ...

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Atwood Oceanics Secures Contract for Atwood Aurora ...

Atwood Oceanics Secures Contract for Atwood Aurora Offshore Cameroon

TWOOD OCEANICS, INC., announced today that one of its subsidiaries has been awarded a drilling services contract by ...

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Somali Pirates Obtained over USD 135 Million Ransoms in ...

Somali Pirates Obtained over USD 135 Million Ransoms in 2011, Admiral Says

The current year has brought a record-breaking income to Somali pirates hijacking ships and crews for ransom, said ...

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Russia: Navy Dispatches Another Anti-Piracy Force to ...

Russia - Navy Dispatches Another Anti-Piracy Force to Gulf of Aden

Farewell ceremony of another Pacific Fleet (PF) task unit consisting of large ASW ship Admiral Tributs, tanker ...

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Hamburg Sud Announces Asia-South Africa/South America ...

  In an effort to balance supply and demand during the forthcoming traditional period of weaker demand, ...

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Nigeria: MPL, Siem Offshore Agree to Extend Charter ...

Nigeria - MPL, Siem Offshore Agree to Extend Charter Contract for MRSV Siem Marlin

Marine Platforms Limited (MPL) and Siem offshore have agreed to extend the initial interim period for the MRSV Siem ...

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Arleigh Burke-Class Destroyer Disrupts Pirate Activity ...

Arleigh Burke-Class Destroyer Disrupts Pirate Activity in Gulf of Aden

USS Carney (DDG 64), part of NATO’s counter-piracy task force Operation Ocean Shield, worked with other NATO forces ...

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Tanzania Ports Authority Embarks Expansion Exercise at ...

  Tanzania Ports Authority is embarking on a huge expansion exercise at Tanga Port in order to meet forecasted ...

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GAC to Provide Ship Services for Angola LNG Supply ...

GAC to Provide Ship Services for Angola LNG Supply Service's Fleet

GAC has signed a global hub contract with specialist transporter of liquefied natural gas, Angola LNG Supply ...

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German Frigate FGS LUEBCK Joins EU NAVFOR

German Frigate FGS LUEBCK Joins EU NAVFOR

On 03 December, EU NAVFOR welcomed the German frigate FGS LUEBCK to EU NAVFOR Somalia Operation ATALANTA. Commanded ...

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Senegal: Port of Dakar to Become Important Industrial ...

Expansion work begins next year to upgrade West Africa’s busy and historic port. (chinadaily) Source: chinadaily, ...

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World Oceans Summit to Examine Future Use and ...

Global Ocean Conference to Examine Future Use and Governance of the Seas

The Economist is organizing the “World Oceans Summit” (Singapore, 22-24 Feb 2012), which will bring together a ...

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Senegal: DP World Inaugurates West Africa’s Largest ...

Senegal - DP World Inaugurates West Africa’s Largest Container Terminal

What is now West Africa’s largest and most modern container terminal, Terminal à Conteneur, developed and operated ...

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EU Authorities to Solve Shortage of Warships in ...

The Ministers of Defence of the 27 Member States of the European Union (EU) have started talks in Brussels to try ...

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Nigeria: Ibaka Port to Start Receiving Ocean Going ...

  The Managing Director, Nigerian Ports Authority​ (NPA), Omar Suleiman​, has assured Akwa Ibom State Governor ...

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South Africa: Oxfam, WWF and Shipowners to Urge ...

South Africa - Oxfam, WWF and Shipowners to Urge Agreement on Shipping Emissions

At the United Nations Climate Change Conference in Durban, South Africa (COP 17, 28 November to 9 December 2011), ...

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Research Vessel Atlantis Rescues 93 Egyptians in ...

Research Vessel Atlantis Rescues 93 Egyptians in Mediterranean Sea

The research vessel Atlantis, operated by Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI), rescued 93 Egyptians aboard ...

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Cargotec Secures Order for Siwertell Ship Unloaders ...

Cargotec Secures Order for Siwertell Ship Unloaders from Morocco

Cargotec has recently won a significant order for two Siwertell ship unloaders to handle coal at Jorf Lasfar, on ...

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UK: IMO Assembly Elects New 40-Member Council

UK-IMO Assembly Elects New 40-Member Council

The Assembly of the International Maritime Organization has elected the following States to be Members of its ...

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South Africa: Sekunjalo Wins Five-Year Maritime Contract

A consortium led by Sekunjalo Investments has been awarded a five-year contract worth an estimated R1bn by the ...

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RXT Enters LOI to Acquire Seismic Data in West Africa

RXT Enters LOI to Acquire Seismic Data in West Africa

The multi-component seismic company Reservoir Exploration Technology ASA (RXT) has entered into a LOI with an ...

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Libyan Tankers Sail Again

About half of state-owned Libyan shipping firm’s 24-strong fleet of tankers is sailing again after months of ...

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German-Dutch Investigation Team to Combat Piracy in ...

German-Dutch Investigation Team to Combat Piracy in Somali Waters

The Royal Netherlands Marechaussee is participating in a new German-Dutch investigation team set up to combat ...

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Safmarine’s Six New Multi-Purpose Vessels Enter ...

Safmarine’s Six New Multi-Purpose Vessels Enter West-African Market

Safmarine, regional shipping specialist, says that its investment in six new multi-purpose vessels (MPVs) is a ...

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South Africa: Incat Crowther Launches Two Crew Boats

South Africa - Incat Crowther Launches Two Crew Boats

Incat Crowther announces the launch of two 30m monohull crew boats by Veecraft Marine in South Africa. Perez and ...

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