The Consequences of Oil Pollution from Ships

Ship owners all know it and the stricter environmentally regulations prove it: oil leakage is not done.

Madagascar’s new port of d’Ehoala is in business

A new port on the southern tip of Madagsacar opened for business last year – Port d’Ehoala near Port Dauphin. ...

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Angolan goverment invests over USD 14 million in ...

Luanda –  At least USD 14 million were invested by the Angolan Government in the first and second phases of coastal ...

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Nigerian Government Urged to Halt Niger Delta Dredging

Warri — Federal Government has been called upon to put on hold the proposed plan to dredge the River Niger even as ...

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China will finance the building of a second port in Kenya

NAIROBI — China will finance the building of a second port in Kenya, a transport corridor and the upgrading of a ...

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Niger River dredging work is going on smoothly and ...

Despite reservations expressed by some of the communities and people doing business at the Niger River over the ...

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Cameroon: Kribi and Limbe Sea port construction ...

The Kribi Deep Sea Port construction project is getting into its final phase… Source:crtv,December 29,2009

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Kenya Ports Authority: uncertainty surrounding the ...

The Kenya Ports Authority (KPA) is optimistic that construction of the second container terminal will start on ...

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Navigational channel dredging stirs up vessel traffic ...

VESSEL traffic into the Lagos Ports has been on the increase since 2007, when the Federal Government concession the ...

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Nigeria: the Lagos State government has placed embargo ...

The Commissioner for Waterfront Infrastructure Development, Prince Adesegun Oniru disclosed this at a meeting with ...

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Lean times lie ahead for companies on the hunt for ...

Lean times lie ahead for companies on the hunt for maintenance dredging work, with the real effect of the economic ...

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RSA: R3,9-billion project to widen and deepen Durban’s ...

The first and largest part of the R3,9-billion project to widen and deepen Durban’s harbour mouth is on track for ...

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Egypt to expand Suez Canal entrance channel, dredging ...

THE Egyptian government is proposing a new entrance channel to the Suez Canal, in the hope of easing access to Port ...

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Reps probe River Niger dredging scam

The House of Representatives Committee on Marine Transport has begun a probe into the alleged installation of ...

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South Africa: Subtech made history with the removal of ...

Subtech has once again made history when they removed the last section of the sub-aqueous tunnel from beneath the ...

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Nigerian Minister Commends Level of Work On the ...

Awka — Alhaji Ibrahim Bio, Minister of Federal Ministry of Transport on Sunday in Onitsha commended the quality of ...

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Lower River Niger dredging finally kicks off

The dredging of the lower River Niger, a project that has for over 40 years remained on the drawing board, finally ...

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Marine GeoSolutions signs contract with Reson for ...

RESON has been awarded a contract by the South African-based Marine GeoSolutions to upgrade their SeaBat 8101 to ...

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Nigeria banks on River Niger to boost commerce, navigation

LOKOJA, Nigeria — After decades of delay and wrangling by resisting riverine communities, Nigeria has launched a ...

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Nigerian Government will build six ports in N’Delta

SIX additional ports are to be built by the Federal Government along the lower River Niger in the Niger Delta ...

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Mombasa (Kenya) port’s capacity to rise with a deeper channel

Petroleum Institute of East Africa (PIEA) said the government’s Sh16 billion Mombasa port expansion plan entailing ...

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Atlantic Rising: rebuilding beaches in Gambia

In Gambia’s coastal towns one of the country’s chief assets – pristine beaches – is being ...

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Nigerian Government tasks Nigerian Westminster on NLG ...

The federal government said yesterday in Abuja that it would not compromise standard in the execution of Brass LNG ...

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Nile Delta: ‘We are going underwater. The sea ...

The Nile Delta is under threat from rising sea levels. Without the food it produces, Egypt faces catastrophe. More: ...

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FG (Nigeria) awards N33bn contract for dredging of ...

The Federal Government has at last awarded a three-year contract for the dredging of the lower River Niger project ...

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Taming the River (EG)

Despite the cost benefits, from the 1990s onwards, river maintenance was not a priority — dredging and preparing ...

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