Tag: Africa

Bollore and PowerChina selected as preferred bidder for Nigeria’s Ibom deep seaport

Ibom Deep Seaport Project

The consortium of Bollore Africa Logistics and PowerChina International Group Ltd. has been selected as the preferred bidder for the Ibom Deep Seaport Project (IDSP) on the southern coast of Nigeria. Now the project passes to the next stage of public private partnership procurement process, which is negotiating with the preferred bidder on the investment […]

Ukrainian ports join forces with two leading ports of Egypt

Ukrainian Sea Ports Authority

The Ukrainian Sea Ports Authority (USPA) and the Port Authorities of Alexandria and Damietta, Egypt, signed a Memorandum of cooperation on 2 November in Kyiv, Ukraine. The document implies joint implementation of projects, information exchange and mutual assistance in seaborne trade. The signing took place in Kyiv. From the Egyptian side, the Memorandum was signed […]

Liebherr Reachstackers LRS 545 in Durban: from dispatch to commissioning (video)

Liebherr Reachstacker LRS 545

In December 2017, Transnet SOC Ltd ordered seven Liebherr Reachstacker LRS 545 for its container terminal in Durban, South Africa. The machines were dispatched from the manufacturing site in Sunderland, Great Britain, in February and thanks to the professional on-site assembly by qualified Liebherr service engineers in Durban, all seven units were put into operation […]

Djibouti comments on DCT seizure from DP World

Doraleh container terminal

Djibouti dismissed the speculations that appeared last week about the reasons behind the government’s expropriation of Doraleh Container Terminal (DCT) from DP World, informs Africa Times. In his statement in Twitter on Friday, Mohamed Siad Doaleh, Djibouti’s ambassador to the United States, claimed as “false” the idea that Djibouti would give the disputed Doraleh terminal […]

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