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  • Durban
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    Unrest in Durban

    2021-07-19T08:30:00Z

    Maritime insurance provider Gard has reported that local port operators in Durban, South Africa, have declared force majeure due to violent unrest and rioting in the area.

  • Nile Dutch
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    Hapag-Lloyd completes NileDutch acquisition

    2021-07-13T08:30:00Z

    Following the approval from antitrust authorities, Hapag-Lloyd has completed the acquisition of shipping company NileDutch, which specialises in the West African container shipping market.

  • Aero Africa
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    Aero Africa opens in Morocco

    2021-07-02T08:30:00Z

    Aero Africa has opened a regional office in Casablanca, Morocco that will operate as a control tower and centralised service centre in North Africa for its overseas partners and clients.

  • Mozambique total lng project
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    ITF calls for crew change suspension in northern Mozambique

    2021-07-01T09:04:00Z

    The International Transport Worker’s Federation (ITF) has supported calls from the Norwegian Maritime Unions (NMU) for a crew change suspension along the coast of Mozambique until the threat to seafarers’ lives reduces.

  • The Nigerian navy frigate NNS Thunder (F90) sails in the Gulf of Guinea during a French-Led exercise. Photo credit mass communication specialist seaman Conner Foy, U.S. Navy.
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    Support for Gulf of Guinea declaration grows

    2021-07-01T08:47:00Z

    Nearly 350 companies and associations have signed BIMCO’s Gulf of Guinea Declaration on Suppression of Piracy. Combined with Nigeria announcing investment to address piracy in the region, BIMCO believes there is growing industry support to tackle the issue and increase safety for seafarers.

  • Complex movement Tunisia-Algeria by Mohab WWPC 2
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    Mohab handles crane transport

    2021-06-30T08:30:00Z

    Agence Maritime Mohab has handled a Terex crane at Tunis port, Tunisia, for an oil and gas customer based in Hassi Messaoud, Algeria.

  • DP World somaliland berbera port
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    Berbera expansion under way

    2021-06-28T09:17:00Z

    DP World and the government of Somaliland have inaugurated the container terminal at Berbera port, following the completion of the first phase of the port’s expansion.

  • BIMCO seafarers
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    MHSS signs Gulf of Guinea Declaration

    2021-06-25T08:30:00Z

    Mental Health Support Solutions (MHSS) has signed up to BIMCO’s Gulf of Guinea Declaration in a bid to suppress piracy in West African waters and to assist seafarers caught in pirate attacks.

  • Modular CombiMAX opens new possibilities for Lalgy (3)
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    CombiMAX modules put to work

    2021-06-14T09:15:00Z

    Transportes Lalgy, in cooperation with Bolloré Transport & Logistics, has deployed 18 axle lines of CombiMAX modules from Faymonville to move large components for a gas project in Maputo, Mozambique.

  • AeroAfrica
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    Appointments at Aero Africa

    2021-06-14T09:13:00Z

    Hong Kong-based air cargo management group Aero Africa has made key appointments in China and Southern Africa.

  • Copyright Photo Mubuga Project Bollore
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    Bolloré in Burundi

    2021-06-10T08:30:00Z

    Bolloré Logistics has transported more than 25,000 solar panels for the construction of Gigawatt Global’s 7.5 MW renewable energy power plant in Burundi.

  • UAL Fortitude calling at antwerp prior to Onne
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    Five UAL vessels calling in Onne

    2021-05-27T10:32:00Z

    Five vessels from Universal Africa Lines’ (UAL) fleet are calling at Onne port in Nigeria.

  • Gulf of Guinea(1)
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    Tackling piracy in the Gulf of Guinea

    2021-05-19T08:45:00Z

    99 maritime companies, organisations and flag states have joined together to sign the Gulf of Guinea Declaration on Suppression of Piracy.

  • ACT Shipping WWPC 2
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    A.C.T. Shipping keeps busy in Mauritania

    2021-05-07T09:23:00Z

    A.C.T. Shipping has handled 168 units of trucks, trailers, military equipment, excavators, and other rolling material in Mauritania.

  • Mozambique total lng project
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    Force majeure declared at Mozambique LNG

    2021-04-26T13:17:00Z

    The deteriorating security situation in the north of the Cabo Delgado province has prompted Total, as operator of the Mozambique LNG project, to declare force majeure.

  • Enerpac gantry put to work in Algeria
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    Enerpac gantry put to work in Algeria

    2021-04-23T08:37:00Z

    Global Freight Transit has utilised an Enerpac SBL1100 hydraulic gantry to remove a 470-tonne generator at the Koudiet Eddraouch power station in El-Tarf, Algeria.

  • three more Liebherr mobile cranes for Moroccan customer SCIF
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    SCIF opts for Liebherr in Morocco

    2021-04-16T09:06:00Z

    Morocco-based Société Chérifienne de Matériel Industriel et Ferroviaire (SCIF) has purchased two Liebherr LTM 1070-4.2 all terrain cranes and an LRT 1100-2.1 rough terrain crane.

  • Agility opens in Mozambique
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    Agility opens in Mozambique

    2021-04-15T12:18:00Z

    Global logistics provider Agility has opened a logistics park in Maputo, Mozambique to serve key African markets.

  • Agence Maritime Mohab
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    Fighting Covid-19 in Tunisia

    2021-04-14T09:32:00Z

    Agence Maritime Mohab has helped deliver mobile hospitals from the USA to Tunisia to assist the global fight against Covid-19.

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    Bulet receives Liebherr crane in Nigeria

    2021-04-08T10:08:00Z

    Construction contractor Bulet International Nigeria has taken delivery of a Liebherr LRT 1090-2.1 rough-terrain crane.