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  • 26 September 2017
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Cape Verde’s Maritime and Port Office (AMP) and German-based wave energy developer SINN Power have signed a contract for the installation of a wave energy converter in Cape Verde.

  • 7 August 2017
    Business & Finance

    Resolute Marine and the Cape Verde National Institute for Fisheries (INDP) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) regarding site characterization and resource assessment studies to take place at Praia Grande on the island of Sao Vicente. The Praia Grande site has been targeted as an ideal location for a commercial demonstration of Resolute’s wave-powered desalination […]

  • 24 April 2017
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    US-based wave energy developer Resolute Marine Energy (RME) has appointed Oscar Melicio as its Project Manager in Cape Verde.

  • 2 December 2011
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

      Brazil’s ministry of communications announced a new Brazilian submarine telecommunications cable network project, which will include a direct link to Angola through Cape Verde. State-owned telecommunications firm Telebrás prepared preliminary plans,which expect the cables to leave the Brazilian city of Fortaleza on its way to North America, passing through the Caribbean. One branch of […]

  • 14 September 2017
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Environment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    US-based wave energy developer Resolute Marine Energy (RME) has launched several requests for feasibility studies for its project in Cape Verde in the central Atlantic Ocean.

  • 19 March 2013

    HMS Argyll was on operations approximately 20 miles off the Cape Verde coast when she received the news that a fisherman onboard the Trawler Wakashio Maru No.82 had been seriously hurt in an accident 24 hours earlier. His crewmates had been looking after him after he fell into the ship’s bilge but his condition had […]

  • 1 December 2005

    Once again the ARC net swung into action yesterday, bringing yachts to the assistance of British registered Sweden 42 Caliso some 300 nautical miles west of the Cape Verde Islands.

  • 15 August 2014
    Business & Finance

    A Chinese-flagged ship  heading  from Sierra Leone to Cape Verde was put in quarantine in Sao Vicente yesterday so as to make sure the crew hasn’t been infected by the fatal Ebola virus,  Xinhua News Agency reports. As explained by Cape Verde Health Minister Cristina Fontes, the ship which is situated off the port since […]

  • 12 February 2010
    Project & Tenders

    Porto Novo, Cape Verde, 12 Feb – The first phase of refurbishment and expansion work on the port of Porto Novo is due to begin next May, the chief executive of national ports management company, Enapor, Jorge Pimenta Rodrigues said in Santo Antão. [mappress] Source: Macauhub, February 12, 2010;

  • 15 November 2017
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    After almost three years of construction, the Ocean Science Centre Mindelo (OSCM) has officially started its scientific operation. The international research and logistics station, which is operated jointly by the GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel and the National Institute for Fishery Research of Cape Verde (INDP), intends to further strengthen the various research […]

  • 18 January 2016
    Business & Finance, Environment, Research & Development, Technology

    Resolute Marine Energy (RME) Cape Verde, a subsidiary of the US-based wave energy player RME, has received $930,000 to develop a wave-powered desalination system. The fuding granted by the African Development Bank-hosted (AFDB) Sustainable Energy Fund for Africa (SEFA) will be used for setting up the wave-driven desalination system Wave2O in Praia Grande, Cape Verde. […]

  • 1 May 2014
    Business & Finance

    HNLMS Groningen left the port of Den Helder, on April 28th, bound for the Caribbean, where the patrol vessel will operate as guard ship. On the way there, the crew of HNLMS Groningen will carry out a strenuous exercise programme. In Lisbon, HNLMS Groningen will train with other countries that take part in the Maritime […]

  • 30 March 2018
    Business & Finance, Environment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    With the signed agreement between German developer SINN Power and Fazenda de Camarão, SINN Power announced it is all set to begin its first commercial wave energy project on Cape Verde.

  • 2 April 2018
    Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    SINN Power is set to begin its first commercial wave energy project on Cape Verde in Africa following the signing of an agreement with Fazenda de Camarão. SINN Power has partnered with Fazenda de Camarão to begin a commercial demonstration project for wave energy on São Vicente. Within this project, a SINN Power wave energy converter […]

  • 11 September 2006

    Europe has taken its fight to control the boatloads of African immigrants setting off for the Canary Islands to the coasts of western Africa. Patrol boats, planes and helicopters from Spain, Italy, Portugal and Finland are operating off the shores of Mauritania, Senegal and Cape Verde in a bid to stop the immigration at source. […]

  • 21 September 2009

    Russian prosecutors found no suspicious materials on the ship Arctic Sea despite media reports it was carrying an air-defence system for Iran, Russian newswires reported on Saturday. Russia’s foreign minister denied the British and Russian press reports earlier this month. The Maltese-registered cargo ship was officially carrying timber from Finland to Algeria when it was […]

  • 13 April 2011

          Aegean Marine Petroleum Network Inc. yesterday announced that it has taken delivery of the Tilos, a 5,500 dwt double-hull bunkering tanker newbuild from Qingdao Hyundai Shipyard in China. The vessel is being deployed to Singapore to support the Company’s existing bunkering operations in this market. E. Nikolas Tavlarios, President, commented, “We are […]

  • 27 February 2017
    Operations & Maintenance

    A group of European and American scientists have embarked on an oceanographic mission aboard the German research vessel RV Maria S. Merian to study the physical and bio-geo-chemical characterization of the Senghor Sea Mount ecosystem located to the north of the Cape Verde Archipelago. The ten-day scientific mission is being conducted in the waters of […]

  • 25 April 2017
    Operations & Maintenance

    The Spanish and the Brazilian governments have agreed to install subsea cable between the two countries. The EllaLink subsea cable will connect Madrid and Sao Paulo, as well as Lisbon, Reuters reported. Furthermore, the cable will connect the archipelagos of Madeira, Spain’s Canary Islands and Africa’s Cape Verde. According to Spanish government official the cable […]

  • 9 March 2012

    Expansion and modernization of the Port of Praia is expected to be completed in May 2013 under a project funded by a 200 million-euro line of credit provided by Portugal, reports Cape Verdean newspaper Expresso das Ilhas. Portuguese construction consortium Somague/MSF/Etermar will carry out the second phase of work at a cost of 72 million […]

  • 1 October 2017
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Tidal Energy Today has compiled the top news from tidal and wave energy industry from September 25 until October 1, 2017.

  • 16 August 2009

    Finnish police say a ransom demand has been made for a missing Russian-manned cargo vessel, the Arctic Sea. The demand – which has not been confirmed as genuine – was put to the ship’s Finnish owners, Finland’s National Bureau of Investigation said. A Finnish radio station said it had been told the 15 crew members’ […]