Infrastructure

Municipality obliged to provide access and parking

3 hours ago | Infrastructure

Otis FinckThe Walvis Bay municipality says it is simply fulfilling its obligations as a local authority to provide an access road and parking to the Long Beach beachfront. The chief executive officer of the Walvis...

Many road upgrade projects on hold

3 hours ago | Infrastructure

Jessica BotesWith the exception of the upgrades currently underway on the C34 and MR44 coastal roads, all other road upgrade projects for the Erongo region are on hold. According to the chief executive officer of...

Mayor prioritises provision of housing

1 week ago - 17 November 2017 | Infrastructure

Adolf KaureThe Shack Dwellers Federation of Namibia (SDFN) recently commissioned the construction of 100 affordable houses to its members in Walvis Bay.At the occasion the mayor of Walvis Bay, Wilfred Immanuel, said that improving the...

Hai-//om San urged to apply for housing

1 week ago - 17 November 2017 | Infrastructure

The Hai-//om San traditional authority has been encouraged to apply for low cost housing.The announcement was made at the latest Swakopmund town council's monthly meeting. The Hai-//om San are described as the largest most widely...

Shack dwellers call on community for assistance

2 weeks ago - 10 November 2017 | Infrastructure

Jessica BotesIn the hope of seeing community members and business owners assist with the servicing of 68 plots, the Shack Dwellers Federation of Namibia (SDFN) will be hosting an open day of voluntarism tomorrow.The federation...

Karibib moving forward

2 weeks ago - 10 November 2017 | Infrastructure

With the new developments like the Lithium Mine and Marble mine coming into operation near Karibib, Standard Bank has also decided to open a new...

Namibia to host PIDA Week

2 weeks ago - 10 November 2017 | Infrastructure

The 2017 Programme for Infrastructure Development in Africa (PIDA) Week will be held from 10 to 14 December in Swakopmund under the theme “Enhancing Trade...

Thousands waiting for NHE houses

3 weeks ago - 03 November 2017 | Infrastructure

Adolf KaureThe National Housing Enterprise (NHE) held its annual stakeholders engagement in Walvis Bay last Thursday.Speaking at the event NHE CEO Gisbertus Mukulu said the...

Desert Breeze Lodge conditions outlined

3 weeks ago - 03 November 2017 | Infrastructure

The Swakopmund town council's management committee will consider the approval of the sale of a 300 000 square metres piece of land along the Swakop...

Namport ship sailing smoothly

1 month - 20 October 2017 | Infrastructure

Otis Finck The positioning of Namibia in the latest World Economic Forum Global Competitiveness report 2017/2018 is weighing heavily on his mind, says Namport...

Walvis Bay an international trade hub

1 month - 13 October 2017 | Infrastructure

The governor of Erongo Cleo­phas Mutjavikua, says transport and logistics serve as a pillar sector for the region and could potentially turn the country into...

African heads of missions visit Namport

1 month - 13 October 2017 | Infrastructure

African countries should rather encourage trade with one another instead of taking raw minerals to the rest of the world for processing, Namibian Port Authority...

Infrastructure

Container giant sails into port

1 month - 06 October 2017 | Infrastructure

Otis FinckThe China Ocean Shipping Company (Cosco) and Pacific International Lines (PIL) shipping liners made a joint historical first visit with the arrival of the...

Namport tightens safety and security...

1 month - 28 September 2017 | Infrastructure

Otis Finck Namport security staff will strictly enforce a directive that no one should be permitted in designated areas, such as the quayside for...

New truck fleet for transportation...

1 month - 28 September 2017 | Infrastructure

Otis Finck Walvis Bay Salt Refiners (WBSR) and Unitrans unveiled their newly acquired fleet of ten overhauled side tipping trucks for the transportation of bulk...

Unique vessel docks in Walvis...

1 month - 28 September 2017 | Infrastructure

Ramform Atlas, one of the most strange looking ships ever built and the largest seismic vessel in the world, docked for a crew change in...

EBHN repairing Angolan dry dock...

2 months ago - 21 September 2017 | Infrastructure

The Angolan ministry of fisheries' (Pescangola) floating dry dock Boa Vista arrived in the port of Walvis Bay for repairs on 30 August. EBH Namibia...

More momentum for Farm 37...

2 months ago - 14 September 2017 | Infrastructure

Otis Finck In an effort to combat the prominent challenge of backyard shacks in Walvis Bay and the lack of available housing for the...

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