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  • 10 February 2020
    Business & Finance

    Subtech and Royal IHC are taking an important step in the development of dredging capacity in southern Africa. IHC has delivered an IHC Beaver 50 cutter suction dredger (CSD) with an extensive option package to Subtech for the Mozambique LNG export project. Here, Subtech has been awarded for the design and construction of a marine […]

  • 21 January 2020
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    PCCW Global and PEACE Cable International Network will cooperate on the PEACE South extension of the Pakistan East Africa Connecting Europe (PEACE) submarine cable system. This cooperation positions PEACE as a major cable system to head south from the Europe-Asia route, in a move that will deliver connectivity to the entire southern African region. The […]

  • 2 June 2015
    Business & Finance

    Ardent, the newly created company between Svitzer and Crowley, is launching a joint venture with Southern Africa’s diving and marine services company, Subtech. Subtech has an extensive infrastructure network with facilities and activities that cover both East and West Africa in addition to its home territory of South Africa, including experienced marine and sub-sea personnel. The […]

  • 5 June 2017
    Business & Finance

    Although the southbound trade is expected to experience growth in 2017, container volumes from Asia to Southern Africa fell by 13% in the first quarter, Drewry’s Container Trade Statistics (CTS) show. Drewry said that the latest numbers “are surprising,” as the trade was expected to start recovering from its low base of 2016 on the back of […]

  • 27 May 2013

    The role of transport and logistics has become increasingly important to accelerate the growth of Namibia’s economy and with the rapid growth in cargo volumes along the Walvis Bay corridors through the port of Walvis Bay and the benefits that the trade routes have to offer, Walvis Bay has been identified to become the logistics […]

  • 14 February 2014

    DNV GL – Oil & Gas, the leading technical advisor to the global oil and gas industry, has appointed Liv Hovem as Director of its Europe and Southern Africa Division. DNV GL’s Europe and Southern Africa Division is a leading provider of risk management, technical advisory and technical assurance services across the entire oil and […]

  • 21 August 2017
    Business & Finance

    The Asia to Southern Africa market has witnessed a significant growth as spot rates reached their highest in seven years, according to shipping consultancy Drewry. Instead of an earlier expected 13% decline in southbound volumes in the first quarter, Container Trade Statistics (CTS) is now reporting marginal growth of 0.4% for the same period, representing […]

  • 2 June 2020
    Business & Finance, Business developments & projects

    British oil major BP has named a new chief executive officer (CEO) of its BP Southern Africa (bpSA) entity.

  • 13 March 2014

    Hari Vamadevan has been appointed as DNV GL’s regional manager for UK and Southern Africa as the company looks to establish itself as the leading technical advisor to the oil and gas industry. Vamadevan was previously DNV’s UK regional manager and the new role will see him head up 13 oil and gas related offices […]

  • 27 January 2014

    International civil engineering hydraulics specialist, HR Wallingford, has teamed up with Fourth Element Consulting, Johannesburg to offer sustainable environmental solutions to the rapidly developing economies in southern Africa. HR Wallingford brings extensive international experience in maritime engineering, coastal management, flood management and environmental hydraulics to clients in the region. Fourth Element has international project experience […]

  • 22 May 2013

    The EU will provide some €37 million to strengthen the fight against piracy in several Eastern and Southern African countries through support for the Programme to promote Regional Maritime Security (MASE). In the past decade, the level of maritime insecurity in the region’s waters has become the highest in the world, undermining development and affecting […]

  • 6 March 2017

    Ailing South Africa imports from Asia could see a small recovery in 2017, as improving demand and capacity management helps to lift southbound spot rates to a 26-month peak, according to shipping consultancy Drewry.  Containerized imports from Asia to Southern Africa slumped by 7.8% in 2016 to their lowest volume since 2012. Figures from the Container […]

  • 8 July 2013

    SADC member states must raise an estimated US$65 billion for short-term financing of an infrastructure plan for the energy, transport, water, information and technology, meteorology and tourism sectors, reports southerntimesafrica. The regional bloc agreed on a five-year infrastructure master plan in 2012. A major infrastructure project that could boost commerce in the region is the […]

  • 10 June 2014
    Business & Finance

    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 […]

  • 3 July 2009

    Safmarine has enhanced its existing Safari (Southern Africa–Far East) service with the introduction of a new string dedicated to the Indian Ocean Islands and Mozambique. According to Safmarine’s SA Trades Executive, Alex de Bruyn: ”Our new Safari 3 string will complement Safmarine’s existing service offering and market coverage of Southern Africa. Not only will it […]

  • 14 February 2014
    Business & Finance

    DNV GL – Oil & Gas, the leading technical advisor to the global oil and gas industry, has appointed Liv Hovem as Director of its Europe and Southern Africa Division. DNV GL’s Europe and Southern Africa Division is a leading provider of risk management, technical advisory and technical assurance services across the entire oil and […]

  • 11 July 2013

    Construction of phase one of the new Southern African Development Community (SADC) Gateway Port at Walvis Bay will commence in 2014, reports namibiansun.com. The estimated costs of the rest of the phases are about N$30 billion. As the informante reports one of the main catalysts that spurred the fast tracking of such a new port […]

  • 13 March 2014

    Hari Vamadevan has been appointed as DNV GL’s regional manager for UK and Southern Africa as the company looks to establish itself as the leading technical advisor to the oil and gas industry. Vamadevan was previously DNV’s UK regional manager and the new role will see him head up 13 oil and gas related offices […]

  • 7 May 2010

    The Maputo Corridor runs through one of the most highly industrialized and productive regions of southern Africa. [mappress] Source: africanbusinessreview, May 7, 2010;

  • 28 May 2010

    Anew multimodal inland port and logis- tics gateway, aimed at servicing Gauteng and the rest of Southern Africa, is to be developed near … [mappress] Source: engineeringnews, May 28, 2010;

  • 10 June 2014
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders, Research & Development

    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 […]

  • 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 […]