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  • 10 June 2014
    Project & Tenders

    Eni has concluded an agreement with Sasol Petroleum International, the upstream O&G subsidiary of Sasol Limited, to acquire a 40% interest and operatorship in the exploration right permit 236 (ER236) in South Africa. The permit grants the right to explore for hydrocarbons on a wide offshore unexplored area of 82,000 sqkm on South Africa’s east […]

  • 26 February 2018

    Africa Energy Corp. has received notice from the Petroleum Agency of South Africa granting a two-year renewal of the exploration right for Block 2B offshore South Africa.

  • 29 September 2016
    Business & Finance

    The premises of six cargo shipping companies operating in the Western Cape and Kwazulu-Natal provinces were raided on September 28, according to the Competition Commission of South Africa. Namely, the Commission said it has reasonable grounds to suspect that the shipping companies Hamburg Süd South Africa, Maersk South Africa, Safmarine, Mediterranean Shipping Company, Pacific International Line South Africa and […]

  • 29 October 2015
    Business & Finance

    Statoil has completed a farm-in transaction with ExxonMobil acquiring a 35 percent interest in the ER 12/3/154 Tugela South Exploration Right, offshore South Africa.  The remaining interests are held by the operator ExxonMobil (40%) and co-venturer Impact Africa Limited (Impact Africa) (25%). “This opportunity is in line with Statoil’s exploration strategy of access at scale. […]

  • 13 May 2020
    Business & Finance

    Swedish floating multi-turbine platform designer Hexicon AB and South African wind developer Genesis Eco-Energy Developments are joining forces to explore the development of offshore wind in South Africa. The development program will be carried out via a joint venture company in South Africa named GenesisHexicon (Pty) Ltd. “This is the winning formula for large scale energy production […]

  • 8 October 2014
    Business & Finance

    Transnet Port Terminals (TPT) is reportedly planning to invest close to USD 2.94 billion in its Western Cape’s Saldanha and Cape Town port terminals, as part of the 7-year, USD 26.8 billion infrastructure upgrade programme for South Africa’s terminals, The Independent Online reports. Apart from the Western Cape’s terminals, TPT plans to refurbish its terminals in Durban, Richards Bay […]

  • 11 August 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    The grab hopper dredger “Italeni” last week arrived in Durban on her maiden voyage from the Bulgarian shipyard where she was constructed. She will replace the aging grab hopper dredger “Crane”, which has recently been equipped with a new grab crane that will now be transferred to “Italeni”. The dredger was built by IHC Merwede […]

  • 21 July 2009

    The owners of the QE2 have confirmed the ship will be moved to Cape Town in South Africa to become a hotel in time for next year’s football World Cup. Cunard sold the Southampton-based liner for £50m to the United Arab Emirates real estate developer Nakheel. It had planned to refurbish the ship and open […]

  • 24 June 2010
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development, Technology, Vessels

    Transnet National Ports Authorities (TNPA) Transnet Ltd. is the largest state-owned enterprise active in the logistics chain in South Africa. Every day, the company delivers thousands of tons of goods in and around the country. It administers and maintains railways, trains, logistic centres, fuel and gas pipelines, pump stations and cargo terminals in seaports. So […]

  • 26 July 2019

    South Africa’s state-run logistics company Transnet is gearing up to start the development of the country’s liquefied natural gas (LNG) import terminal at Richards Bay port. 

  • 20 July 2020
    Business developments & projects

    South African domestic natural gas and helium producer Renergen kicked off the country’s first-ever liquefied natural gas (LNG) auction.

  • 4 November 2016
    Business & Finance

    Gothenburg-based marine insurer The Swedish Club has issued an urgent stowaway advice for shipowners to prevent stowaways from boarding vessels in South African ports, following a rise in such incidents in the last two months. Shipowners should be concerned about stowaway incidents as they are liable for the full costs of repatriating a stowaway. The […]

  • 22 July 2010
    Project & Tenders

    DSME has entered into the South African shipping business market. The CEO & President of DSME, Sang-Tae Nam, recently met with South African President, Jacob Zuma to exchange opinions on economic cooperation schemes including the shipping business and agreed to reinforce their mutual cooperation. At the meeting, President Jacob Zuma asked DSME to share its […]

  • 27 October 2014
    Business & Finance

    Hanjin Shipping is expanding its service network in South Africa by participating in the existing SF1 (South Africa Express 1 Central) and SF2 (South Africa Express 2 South) services, currently operated  by a line of shipping carriers – including Evergreen Line,COSCO, Pacific International Lines, “K” LINE, and Mitsui O.S.K. Lines.  Starting from the last week of October, Hanjin […]

  • 7 October 2013
    Business & Finance

    Transnet National Ports Authority (TNPA) will host the Africa Economic Maritime Integration Conference on 4 and 5 November 2013 at the International Convention Centre in Durban, South Africa. The conference will feature 20 world-class speakers in the fields of economics, commerce and industry, banking sector, port operations, technology and innovation. “We envisage about 200 senior […]

  • 4 August 2015
    Business & Finance

    Blackbird International Corporation (BBRD), a wave energy technology company, through its wholly owned affiliate (WERPO) and Wadamba Technovations Pty Ltd have agreed to set up a joint venture to install a 500 MW power plant in South Africa. Daniel Naimi, head of operations, states: “We are most pleased with not only this joint venture but that this advances […]

  • 4 August 2015
    Business & Finance

    Blackbird International Corporation (BBRD), a wave energy technology company, through its wholly owned affiliate (WERPO) and Wadamba Technovations Pty Ltd have agreed to set up a joint venture to install a 500 MW power plant in South Africa. Daniel Naimi, head of operations, states: “We are most pleased with not only this joint venture but that this advances […]

  • 29 May 2013
    Business & Finance

    African Ports Evolution (26-28 August 2013, Cape Town International Convention Centre, South Africa) will address the readiness of African ports to receive the newer and bigger vessels, developing, improving and protecting port facilities; securing financing for marine infrastructure; managing congestion and increasing operational efficiency. The programme will feature leading presentations and case studies from Africa […]

  • 20 November 2009

    South Africa has come to understand the importance of domestic shipping. South Africa must have 300 vessels registered in the country to be able to secure its trade, industry and maritime sector. Today the country only has one vessel registered, but by the end of the fiscal year 2010/2011 there is to be 60 vessels.

  • 18 September 2014

    Investor interest in the liquid petroleum gas (LPG) industry in South Africa has increased markedly over the last few years, but there are structural issues in the industry which need to be addressed for future growth to be assured. In particular, competition needs to be actively promoted to prevent monopolies which could influence pricing structures, […]

  • 24 February 2016
    Business & Finance

    While still developing as a shipping hub, South Africa is well positioned to become a major centre for the shipping industry. World Maritime News spoke with Eric Barnard, Managing Director at GAC Shipping, about the current situation in the country’s port and maritime industry along with the major challenges it faces in this respect. GAC South […]

  • 11 January 2016
    Business & Finance

    South Africa has the potential to become a global supplier of high-quality, highly-skilled ship’s officers, according to Daniel Ngubane, the newly appointed CEO of Marine Crew Services (MCS), the Cape Town-based training and crewing specialist. “South African seafarers are highly sought after internationally and demand for senior officers is particularly high. This, combined with the country’s world-class […]