Infrastructure

Readiness of Walvis Bay gateway assessed

1 week ago - 13 April 2019 | Infrastructure

A study with the primary objective of determining Namport’s operational readiness in view of the new container terminal to be commissioned later this year is nearing completion. The assessment will also provide guidance in terms...

Japan International Cooperation Agency concludes another term ...

2 weeks ago - 08 April 2019 | Infrastructure

The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) team recently completed a second term of support for the Logistics Hub Project, providing technical expertise and support to the Walvis Bay Corridor Group (WBCG) on the implementation of...

High-level delegations visit Namport

3 weeks ago - 01 April 2019 | Infrastructure

Leandrea Louw- A visit by Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta preceded discussions between the port authority and Congo on a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) followed by a visit by the American ambassador, Andrew Young, to the...

Linking up Namibia

1 month - 18 March 2019 | Infrastructure

Otis Finck - The minister of works and transport, John Mutorwa, and the deputy minister of national planning, Piet van der Walt, conducted site visits to various ongoing road construction and upgrading projects funded by...

Another first for Namport

1 month - 04 March 2019 | Infrastructure

Namport recently received a consignment of petroleum coke commonly referred to as Petcoke from the United States of America. The 37 800 tons shipment is the first of its kind to be handled by...

MOU cements ties between ports

1 month - 04 March 2019 | Infrastructure

The Namibian port authority (Namport) signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the Port of Dunkerque, France. The MOU will ensure that the...

EBH Namibia knows the drill

1 month - 25 February 2019 | Infrastructure

Global oil and gas service provider Sapura Energy selected EBH Namibia (EBHN) to reactivate their 15 839 ton semi-submersible, self-erecting tender-assisted drilling platform, SKD Jaya....

Whale Rock sets sights on Swakopmund

4 months ago - 03 December 2018 | Infrastructure

Jessica BotesA proposal by Whale Rock Cement to construct a cement and clinker grinding plant in Swakopmund is being considered by the town council. Some...

Frail care centre opened

4 months ago - 03 December 2018 | Infrastructure

The Wallace Theron Frail Care Unit was officially opened by the Lions Club district governor Rocky Wright in Henties Bay last week Friday.The unit, situated...

Installation of new STS cranes going smoothly

5 months ago - 19 November 2018 | Infrastructure

Otis Finck - The installation of four brand new ship-to-shore (STS) cranes at the Namport offshore container terminal in Walvis Bay is going according to...

Offshore container terminal nearly completed

6 months ago - 22 October 2018 | Infrastructure

The construction of the new container terminal at the port of Walvis Bay which commenced in May 2014, is more than 85% completed, the Namibian...

Tamariskia set for development

6 months ago - 15 October 2018 | Infrastructure

Adolf Kaure The Swakopmund town council has a number of developmental projects set for the Tamariskia township for the remainder of 2018/2019 financial year.During a...

Infrastructure

Makeover for Paaltjies road ...

6 months ago - 01 October 2018 | Infrastructure

Otis Finck - Walvis Bay Salt Refiners and the Roads Authority (RA) have agreed in principle on a plan of action to rebuild sections of...

Change of ship agents not...

6 months ago - 01 October 2018 | Infrastructure

Otis FinckThe Namibian port authority (Namport) will no longer allow a change of agents for vessels visiting the ports of Walvis Bay and Lüderitz under...

Roofing project progresses

7 months ago - 24 September 2018 | Infrastructure

Adolf KaureThe Arandis Roofing Project has taken off successfully as the asbestos sheets were removed from 20 houses thus far.Speaking at a recent press conference,...

Namport thanks clientele

7 months ago - 17 September 2018 | Infrastructure

Otis Finck The Namibian port authority (Namport) paid tribute to its top customers during the 24th port user’s dinner in Walvis Bay. Maersk Namibia, Logistics...

DRC residents battle with water...

7 months ago - 10 September 2018 | Infrastructure

Jessica BotesResidents living in the DRC suburb of Swakopmund still have to walk long distances to fetch water. Members of the Swakopmund Residents Association (SRA)...

Governor challenges private sector

8 months ago - 20 August 2018 | Infrastructure

Otis Finck The private sector has been urged to put their money where their mouths are in supporting worthy causes such as that being...

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