Latest News for: Africa shipyard


Podcast: In Conversation with Drydocks World CEO Captain Rado Antolovic

Seatrade Maritime News 14 Jun 2024
Upgrading, refitting and repairing ships is taking on a new significance as shipping decarbonises ... Recorded in the run up to Posidonia 2024, Capt ... Related ... Capt ... TAGS. Shipyards Middle East & Africa Tankers Dry Bulk Offshore. .

Langh Ship Newbuild Sofia En Route to Europe

MarineLink 22 May 2024
... toward Europe through Singapore Strait and around Africa. The vessel, Sofia, built at the Wuhu Shipyard, is purposely built to carry the stainless steel coils that Outokumpu produces in Finland.

Nakilat brings QatarEnergy charter haul to 34 LNG carriers

Seatrade Maritime News 08 May 2024
Nine QatarEnergy QC-Max LNG carriers ordered at Hudong-Zhonghua Shipyard will be chartered and operated by Nakilat ... Shipyard in China for a record $6bn ... Shipyards Middle East & Africa.

Thordon New Nigerian Distributor to Help Greening of Africa's Largest Fleet

The Maritime Executive 26 Apr 2024
Based in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, Nigeria, Gelose has a diverse services portfolio, ranging from maritime security and vessel management to technical support, ship repair, and dry dockings with its own 400t ship lift and shipyard.

Arkas signs for four boxship newbuilds in China

Splash24/7 08 Apr 2024
The 4,300 teu sister ships will be built at Guangzhou Wenchong Shipyard and are costing $240m in total ... shipyards are today.

‘Gelliceaux’ overall winner of St. Barth’s Bucket Regatta

The Daily Herald - St Maarten 28 Mar 2024
The 39.4-m classic J-Class sailing yacht “Velsheda” snatched the title of first place in the class Les Elegantes after she beat all other vessels in the first, second, and third races.  ...

Shipping in the Year of the Dragon: Containers

Splash24/7 20 Feb 2024
No sector reacted faster – and more en masse – than container shipping when the Red Sea shipping crisis exploded with some 90% of all tonnage on the Asia-Europe tradelane rapidly redeployed to take the longer route around southern Africa.

QatarEnergy announces next phase of record fleet growth programme

Seatrade Maritime News 12 Feb 2024
... has selected Nakilat (Qatar Gas Transport Company Limited) to own and operate up to 25 new LNG carriers of 174,000m3 to be built at shipyards in South Korea ... Middle East & Africa Tankers Shipyards.

Meet the wealthiest man at Damen Shipyards Cape Town

Independent online (SA) 21 Dec 2023
The wealthiest man at Damen Shipyards Cape Town ... Damen Shipyards Cape Town (known as DSCT) builds ships in Africa for Africa and has to date constructed and delivered over 40 vessels for various countries on the African continent.

South African Navy Naming Ceremony of Multi Mission Inshore Patrol Vessel

The Maritime Executive 03 Nov 2023
Named for the great Zulu King the vessel was built entirely in South Africa at Damen Shipyards Cape Town and it was designed to deliver rapid response capabilities along South Africa's extensive ...

Fishing tycoon is new Agri chief

The Manila Times 03 Nov 2023
He heads Frabelle Fishing Corp., a leading supplier of fresh, frozen and processed seafood to markets in Asia, Europe, the Middle East, South Africa and the United States.

Kenya’s First Locally Built Cargo Ship Enters Service on Lake Victoria

The Maritime Executive 13 Oct 2023
Officials are hailing the vessel as a key step to meet the high demand for freight services within the lake region, a demand being driven by increased intra-region trade across the East Africa Community (EAC).

Kenya is set to unlock the economic potential of shipbuilding

SAFETY4SEA 12 Oct 2023
William Samoei Ruto, also officiated the commissioning and maiden launch of MV Uhuru II at the Kenya Shipyards Limited (KSL) in Kisumu ... the shipbuilding industry in Kenya and the Eastern Africa region.

Lamouroux: Auburn Rotary Club's book project has far reach

Auburnpub dot com 17 Jul 2023
"International maritime, customs, shipping requirements, containers being custom-fitted and welded, coordinating the shipyard staging in Johannesburg for several endpoints all over Africa and making ...