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Wednesday, September 18, 2019

(News) SAUDI ARABIA- Subsea 7 awarded contract offshore Saudi Arabia

http://www.oilandgastechnology.net/news/subsea-7-awarded-contract-offshore-saudi-arabia The Engineering, Procurement, Construction and Installation (EPCI) contract is awarded for execution in consortium with L&T Hydrocarbon Engineering (LTHE), a subsidiary of Larsen & Toubro. The consortium’s workscope consists of EPCI of new tie-in...

(News) YEMEN-Yemen Accuses UAE of Attacking Energy Company On Socotra Islands

https://www.urdupoint.com/en/world/yemen-accuses-uae-of-attacking-energy-company-709941.html Governor of the Yemeni province of Socotra Ramzi Mahrus accused the United Arab Emirates of having links to an attack on an energy company on the archipelago. On Tuesday, Yemeni Minister of Transport Saleh Algabwani...

(News) MAURITIUS – Cargo Handling Corporation Ltd: acquisition of a new crane for USD...

https://defimedia.info/cargo-handling-corporation-ltd-lacquisition-dune-nouvelle-grue-usd-10-millions Cargo Handling Corporation Ltd (CHCL) has just acquired a third "Super Post Panamax" crane. Objective: to increase the efficiency and competitiveness of the port. The crane arrived in Mauritius by sea in the morning of...

(News) WORLD – Shipping companies have a new weather forecast tool using space tech

https://www.forbes.com/sites/elizabethhowell1/2019/09/11/shipping-companies-have-a-new-weather-forecast-tool-using-space-tech/#219795d35e93 Spire Global announced a new weather forecast tool specialized for maritime companies, providing information to help ports, ships and shipping companies. The information from its constellation of dozens of small satellites is supposed to...

(News) LA REUNION – End of dredging works on the port of Saint-Gilles les...

https://www.zinfos974.com/Fin-des-travaux-de-dragage-sur-le-port-de-Saint-Gilles-les-Bains_a144202.html The completion of the reprofiling work on the beach of Les Roches Noires and the dredging of the port on Roches Noires side is scheduled for Wednesday, September 11, 2019. Here are the practical...

(News) KENYA/SOMALIA- ICJ sets closure date for hearings in Kenya-Somalia maritime dispute

https://www.theeastafrican.co.ke/news/ea/ICJ-sets-end-date-for-hearings-in-kenya-somalia-sea-row/4552908-5268832-cqo1t5/index.html The International Court of Justice on Wednesday announced closure date for the public hearings of the Kenya-Somalia maritime dispute. In a statement, The Hague based court said the hearing should end on November 8,...

(News) IRAN – Chabahar port to go smart

https://financialtribune.com/articles/sci-tech/99806/chabahar-port-to-go-smart Ports and Maritime Organization of Iran has launched a nationwide scheme to convert commercial ports into smart harbors, starting with Chabahar Port. Speaking to ISNA, Mohammad Qaem, the head of PMO's ICT office, said...

(News) OMAN – Oman Shipping Company marks major dry cargo expansion

https://timesofoman.com/article/1895857/Business/Oman-Shipping-Company-marks-major-dry-cargo-expansion Oman Shipping Company (OSC), a member of the ASYAD Group, held a naming ceremony for the latest addition to the company’s Dry Bulk fleet, the Jabal Shams. The ceremony marks the official handover of...

(News) SOMALILAND – Somaliland’s Berbera port undergoes expansion

https://www.africanews.com/2019/09/10/somaliland-s-berbera-port-undergoes-expansion-the-morning-call/ The Berbera port expansion in Somaliland is aimed at developing the port into a major shipping hub in the Horn of Africa. Somaliland hopes the port expansion – which was first agreed in 2016...

(News) KENYA-Uhuru’s Blue Economy making headway

https://www.the-star.co.ke/counties/coast/2019-09-10-uhurus-blue-economy-making-headway/ President Uhuru Kenyatta's agenda for the Blue Economy has gained momentum. The President has personally been overseeing the development of the Shimoni Fish Port, the Lamu Port and the Kisumu Port. The marine sector...
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