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  • 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 […]

  • 17 September 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Royal HaskoningDHV has been appointed by Mauritius Ports Authority (MPA) to carry out Port Masterplan studies for Port Louis (the gateway port of the Island of Mauritius) and for Port Mathurin on the Island of Rodrigues. The work involves identifying new business opportunities for Mauritius ports and forecasting cargo and traffic flows. It includes the […]

  • 23 November 2009

    Augmenting its anti-piracy efforts off the coast of Seychelles and Mauritius in the Indian Ocean, India today deployed an additional naval ship in the sea brigand-infested waters to carry out patrol and surveillance. “The Indian Navy has deployed INS Savitri, an Offshore Patrol Vessel with a Chetak helicopter and Marine Commandos, for the surveillance of […]

  • 14 August 2013

    Garden Reach Shipbuilders & Engineers Ltd.(GRSE) launched the Offshore Patrol Vessel (MOPV) built for the Government of Mauritius on 02 August 2013. During the ceremony, new ship has been christened “CGS Barracuda”. The ship was launched by Mrs K.O. Fong Weng-Poorun, Senior Chief Executive, PMO, Govt of Mauritius in the presence of His Excellency Dr […]

  • 10 December 2015
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    The Australian wave energy developer, Carnegie Wave Energy, has secured Au$800,000 ($583,500) for a Mauritian wave and microgrid design project. The funding, controlled by the Mauritian Ministry of Finance and Economic Development has been awarded for the study and design of projects focused on high penetration renewable energy microgrids incorporating wave energy on Mauritius and […]

  • 15 July 2016

    The Intermediate Court of Mauritius has reversed its earlier decision and convicted twelve persons accused of attempting to carry out an act of piracy against a merchant ship, MSC Jasmine, on 5 January 2013, the court papers show. The conviction follows an earlier court ruling, made in November 2014, that found the men not guilty based on the lack of concrete […]

  • 18 June 2020
    Equipment, Infrastructure, Technology, Vessels

    Finnish technology group Wärtsilä has received a contract to install its fully integrated main propulsion system on a new Mauritius multipurpose cargo vessel.

  • 31 July 2016
    Business & Finance

    The bulk carrier MV Benita, which was under tow en route from Mauritius to India, sank some 93.5 nautical miles from Mauritius on July 30, according to Greek company Five Oceans Salvage. The vessel turned over by the stern at approximately 13:35 local time, after having earlier taken a severe stern trim, and subsequently sank at a charted […]

  • 21 November 2013
    Business & Finance

    Indian Ocean Ports and Logistics is the largest annual Container Ports, Shipping and Transport Logistics Exhibition and Conference trade event serving the islands of the Indian Ocean – now in its 8th successful year. The 8th Indian Ocean Ports and Logistics 2014 Exhibition and Conference will take place at the luxurious 5 star Le Meridien […]

  • 2 December 2013
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Indian Ocean Ports and Logistics is the largest annual Container Ports, Shipping and Transport Logistics Exhibition and Conference trade event serving the islands of the Indian Ocean – now in its 8th successful year. The 8th Indian Ocean Ports and Logistics 2014 Exhibition and Conference will take place at the luxurious 5 star Le Meridien […]

  • 11 February 2016
    Business & Finance, Research & Development, Technology

    Australian wave energy developer Carnegie Wave Energy has started its Mauritius wave and microgrid design project. The project, which will be delivered on Mauritius and the neighboring island of Rodrigues, will see Carnegie receive Au$800,000 (∼$560,000) grant through a partnership between the Australian and Mauritian Governments. Carnegie is expected to deliver study and design activities […]

  • 19 April 2016
    Business & Finance, Research & Development, Technology

    Carnegie Wave Energy has started working on Mauritius project following the completion of the agreement with solar and microgrid operations developer Energy Made Clean (EMC).

  • 24 January 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    The Mauritius Ports Authority (MPA) is moving forward with the plans for the extension and strengthening of the Mauritius Container Terminal (MCT) Quay Project at Port Louis Harbour. This development program will include dredging works to deepen the existing navigational channel leading to the Mauritius Container Terminal as well as maintenance dredging works in the […]

  • 8 November 2013
    Business & Finance

    Indian Ocean Ports and Logistics is the largest annual Container Ports, Shipping and Transport Logistics Exhibition and Conference trade event serving the islands of the Indian Ocean – now in its 8th successful year. The 8th Indian Ocean Ports and Logistics 2014 Exhibition and Conference will take place at the luxurious 5 star Le Meridien […]

  • 30 September 2016
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Carnegie Wave Energy has signed a memorandum of understanding with Lanka Energy Conservation for the development of wave and microgrid projects in Sri Lanka.

  • 14 August 2013
    Business & Finance

    Garden Reach Shipbuilders & Engineers Ltd. (GRSE) launched the Offshore Patrol Vessel (MOPV) built for the Government of Mauritius on 2 August 2013  from the main yard. The ship was launched by Mrs K. O. Fong Weng-Poorun, Senior Chief Executive of PMO, Govt of Mauritius in the presence of His Excellency Dr Arye Kumar Juggessar, […]

  • 11 February 2016

    Australian wave energy developer Carnegie Wave Energy has started its Mauritius wave and micro-grid design project. The company will receive an AU$800,000 (∼$560,000) grant through a partnership between the Australian and Mauritian Governments for the Mauritius, and the neighboring island of Rodrigues, project. Carnegie Wave Energy Limited is the inventor, owner and developer of the […]

  • 1 December 2014

    The nine-member crew safely abandoned the boat overnight; rescued from the reef by nearby island coast guard boat. The Team Vestas Wind boat ran aground on a reef late Saturday off the island of Mauritius. All nine crew members are now safe and on dry land after deciding to abandon the boat overnight. Luckily, no […]

  • 6 November 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Seaborn Networks and IOX Cable have entered into a joint provisioning agreement to provide the first next-generation subsea fiber optic route between the U.S and India that will interconnect in South Africa and Brazil. According to Seaborn, the path connecting the U.S. with three BRICS countries and Mauritius should provide the most secure and reliable […]

  • 23 February 2012
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Kenya’s fourth submarine cable, the Lower Indian Ocean Network (LION2), will go live in April, the CapitalNews noted. The cable was landed in Mombasa in December 2011 and is at this time waiting for connection, the Orange Kenya company informed. Company’s Chief Corporate Communications Officer said that the firm is performing work at the landing […]

  • 4 December 2013
    Business & Finance

    On 1 November 2013, Sterling Energy Plc, an oil & gas exploration and production company, announced that it had executed a Farmout Agreement for the Production Sharing Contract of the Ambilobe Block (the “PSC”), located offshore Madagascar, with Pura Vida Mauritius .   The consent of the Government of the Republic of Madagascar to the transaction […]