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  • 25 November 2015
    Authorities & Government

    Mauritius and Australia have signed an agreement on Assessing Wave Energy and Micro Grid in Mauritius. A study will be conducted by the Australian firm Carnegie Wave Energy Limited. To this effect, a funding proposal of about AUD 990,000 was endorsed for the project. The signatories were the Minister of Finance and Economic Development, Mr […]

  • 7 September 2015
    Research & Development

    Wave energy developer Carnegie Wave Energy has signed a Collaboration Agreement with the Mauritius Research Council (MRC) to explore opportunities for commercial wave energy plants in Mauritius. Following on from the recently announced MOU with the Government of Seychelles, the collaboration agreement focuses on identifying the opportunities and development pathways for commercial wave energy plants in Mauritius, including […]

  • 7 September 2015
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Research & Development

    Australian wave energy developer, Carnegie Wave Energy Limited, has signed a Collaboration Agreement with the Mauritius Research Council (MRC) to explore opportunities for commercial wave energy plants in Mauritius.  Following on from the recently announced MOU with the Government of Seychelles, the collaboration agreement focusses on identifying the opportunities and development pathways for commercial wave […]

  • 29 May 2017
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Carnegie Clean Energy has delivered a renewable energy roadmap for Mauritius, including a detailed design of a wave energy integrated hybrid power station for the island of Rodrigues.

  • 2 December 2014
    Business & Finance

    India’s Mangalore Refinery and Petrochemicals Limited (MRPL) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with STC Mauritius and IndianOil to set up a petroleum terminal to re-export petroleum products from Mauritius to Indian Ocean islands and mainland Africa. This joint venture terminal to be constructed with an investment of around USD 130 million is expected to leverage […]

  • 7 September 2015

    Carnegie Wave Energy Limited has signed a Collaboration Agreement with the Mauritius Research Council (MRC) to explore opportunities for commercial wave energy plants in Mauritius. Following on from the recently announced MOU with the Government of Seychelles, the collaboration agreement focusses on identifying the opportunities and development pathways for commercial wave energy plants in Mauritius, including their integration […]

  • 29 June 2016
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Wave monitoring device, aiming to explore the prospects of developing wave energy for the Republic of Mauritius and harness the potential of ocean energy, was deployed during a launching ceremony in Souillac.

  • 29 May 2017

    Carnegie Clean Energy has completed a high penetration renewable energy roadmap, wave resource assessment and renewable energy integrated hybrid power station design for the Republic of Mauritius. The outcomes were presented at a workshop held in Bagatelle, Mauritius, organised by the Mauritius Research Council in collaboration with the Australian High Commission. The 12 month, $990,000 project has […]

  • 25 November 2015
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Research & Development, Technology

    Mauritius and Australia have signed an agreement on assessing wave energy and microgrid possibilities in Mauritius which will be conducted by the Australian wave energy developer Carnegie Wave Energy. The proposal, which follows on from a memorandum of understanding with Mauritian Research Council which was signed in June of this year, will focus on three […]

  • 14 December 2018
    Operations & Maintenance

    The Indian Naval Ship “Sarvekshak”, a survey vessel with hydrographic and oceanographic survey equipment suite, has recently arrived in Mauritius at the Port Louis Harbour. The Minister of Housing and Lands, Purmanund Jhugroo, highlighted that the ship will operate in the Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) of Mauritius for about two months to carry out joint hydrographic […]

  • 24 December 2019
    Operations & Maintenance

    Indian Naval Ship (INS) Darshak has completed a hydrographic survey offshore Mauritius. The preliminary data of the survey in southern part of Mauritius, was handed over to the Minister of Housing and Land Use Planning, Steven Obeegadoo, by the High Commissioner of India to Mauritius, Tanmaya Lal. INS Darshak undertook the hydrographic and oceanographic surveys […]

  • 10 April 2018
    Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    The first phase of the Indian Ocean Exchange (IOX) submarine cable system, connecting Mauritius and Rodrigues Islands to South Africa and India, has been officially launched in Port Louis. The project, which will position Mauritius as a technology hub, is the third submarine cable landing in Mauritius. It has been conceived as an open access cable system to […]

  • 27 October 2016
    Authorities & Government, Environment, Research & Development

    The potential for the development of offshore wind energy in Mauritius exists, however, it is important to take into consideration environmental aspects such as cyclones and tsunamis and the coral reef, as well as respecting the different phases of the supply chain, according to GE Renewable Energy’s Gautier de Martene. De Martene, who oversees strategic […]

  • 3 September 2019
    Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

     The Mauritius Oceanography Institute (MOI), in collaboration with University of Mauritius (UoM) has launched a wave energy converter (WEC) prototype off Albion, Mauritius. In 2017, the MOI embarked on a project involving the tapping of surface wave energy using an oscillating water column principle. The main objective of the project is to showcase the […]

  • 30 September 2016
    Business & Finance

    Belgian dredging and marine engineering group DEME has won a EUR 41 million (USD 46 million) dredging contract for the Container Terminal Quay Project at Port Louis Harbour in Mauritius.  The Mauritius Ports Authority (MPA) has launched an extension project for the Mauritius Container Terminal (MCT) to accommodate larger vessels and to handle an increase […]

  • 8 May 2014

    Two NATO counter-piracy task force (CTF-508) warships, ITS MIMBELLI and TCG GÖKÇEADA, recently engaged in training regional partners in counter-piracy operations to enhance their respective abilities in improving maritime security in the waters off their coasts. Last week, the Italian frigate ITS MIMBELLI, currently deployed with NATO’s counter-piracy Operation OCEAN SHIELD, provided training to two […]

  • 9 March 2017
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Environment, Project & Tenders, Research & Development, Technology

    The Mauritius Research Council (MRC) has invited expressions of interest for the development of offshore wind farms for the Republic of Mauritius.

  • 6 March 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Huawei Marine has said it will partner with PCCW Global to construct the first submarine cable between Mauritius and Rodrigues Island. Located north-east of Mauritius, Rodrigues is a small volcanic island, with its local telecommunications services currently provided by satellite connectivity. PCCW Global has agreed with Mauritius Telecom to construct and maintain a submarine cable […]

  • 18 July 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Submarine cables solutions provider E-marine said it has begun works to install the ‘Mauritius and Rodrigues Submarine Cable System’ (MARS). The first submarine cable between Mauritius and Rodrigues Island is being built to meet the increasing demand for internet connectivity in the region. PCCW Global, the international operating division of HKT, has agreed with Mauritius […]

  • 17 September 2015
    Business & Finance

    Mauritius Ports Authority has hired Royal HaskoningDHV to look into possibilities for Port Louis to be converted into a bunkering and petroleum/LNG hub. The analysis would be conducted within the scope of the Port Masterplan studies for Port Louis (the gateway port of the Island of Mauritius) and for Port Mathurin on the Island of Rodrigues. Having in […]

  • 17 September 2015
    Business & Finance

    Mauritius Ports Authority has hired Royal HaskoningDHV to look into possibilities for Port Louis to be converted into a bunkering and petroleum/LNG hub. The analysis would be conducted within the scope of the Port Masterplan studies for Port Louis (the gateway port of the Island of Mauritius) and for Port Mathurin on the Island of Rodrigues. Having in […]

  • 27 July 2012
    Business & Finance

    Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS), the world’s leading maritime services provider, has expanded its operations into Mauritius, with the acquisition of Belship Co Ltd. Renamed ISS Belship, this opening marks ISS’ first venture in the country and is based in the capital, Port-Louis. Belship Co Ltd was founded in 1996 and ISS Belship will continue to […]