Infrastructure

Namport thanks clientele

5 days 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 Support Services, Sturrock Gringrod Maritime Namibia, Trade Ocean Shipping Namibia...

DRC residents battle with water points

1 week 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) recently visited the area and found that several water points...

Governor challenges private sector

1 month - 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 undertaken by the Shack Dwellers Federation of Namibia (SDFN). The...

Making outside cosy and comfortable

1 month - 20 August 2018 | Infrastructure

According to How It Works, you have to insist on good quality craftsmanship. From sloppy welds to cracked casters to amateurish paint finishes, a close inspection will expose that great outdoor furniture bargain for what...

Shack dwellers moving earth

1 month - 13 August 2018 | Infrastructure

The Shack Dwellers Federation (SDF) branch in Narraville organised a very successful day of volunteerism on Saturday. Special advisor to the Erongo governor, Adelheid Bobby Kandjala, and various councillors joined over 500 SDF group members...

Moving from a life in shacks

1 month - 06 August 2018 | Infrastructure

Adolf KaureThe Swakopmund town council stood by its resolution of 2015, stipulating that erven will be offered directly to the public without middlemen in terms...

Huge asbestos removal project underway

1 month - 06 August 2018 | Infrastructure

Leandrea LouwAn extensive survey which was done in 2017 on all residential and public dwellings in Arandis indicated that as much as 80% of all...

RA reveals five-year strategy

1 month - 06 August 2018 | Infrastructure

Otis FinckThe new five-year strategy of the Roads Authority (RA) seeks to ensure that the national road network is managed to achieve a safe and...

Big Brother for B2

1 month - 27 July 2018 | Infrastructure

Leandrea Louw Arandis will soon be home to the Arandis Emergency Response and Traffic Management Centre (AERTMC) where an Intelligent Transport System (ITS) will...

Uirab calls for collaboration with Jamaica

1 month - 27 July 2018 | Infrastructure

Leandrea Louw The chief executive officer of the Namibia Port Authority (Namport), Bisey Uirab, said that progress can be achieved in various sectors if...

Offshore container terminal operational next year

1 month - 27 July 2018 | Infrastructure

Otis Finck According to the head of the commercial division of the Namibian Port Authority, Immanuel !Hanabeb, the new container terminal project being constructed at...

Residents Association questions faulty fire hydrants

2 months ago - 20 July 2018 | Infrastructure

Jessica Botes In its most recent newsletter, the Swakopmund Residents Association (SRA) claims that many of the fire hydrants in town are damaged. This came...

Infrastructure

Planners visit Walvis Bay port

2 months ago - 13 July 2018 | Infrastructure

Members of the Namibia Institute of Town and Regional Planners visited Namport and the municipality of Walvis Bay to learn more about major projects, challenges,...

Huge shipment to Zambia

2 months ago - 13 July 2018 | Infrastructure

Namport corporate communication manager Taná Pesat confirmed that the port authority received a consignment of building materials to be used for the construction of the...

Truckport development approved

2 months ago - 06 July 2018 | Infrastructure

Leandrea LouwThe Walvis Bay municipal council gave principal approval to Moto Clearing Import and Clearing Agency for the development of a truckport and ancillary activities...

Blasting causes havoc

2 months ago - 06 July 2018 | Infrastructure

Jessica BotesUnannounced blasting at a construction site outside Swakopmund had many residents fuming last week. A loud explosion was heard and earthquake-like shocks were felt...

Shared effort to deliver affordable...

2 months ago - 29 June 2018 | Infrastructure

Otis FinckMembers of the Namibian Shack Dwellers Federation (NSDF) in Narraville and various partners of the group started to fill up two large holes remaining...

On anchor

2 months ago - 29 June 2018 | Infrastructure

Otis FinckThe tanker ship Cubal, designed for transporting liquefied natural gas (LNG), recently arrived in the port of Walvis Bay for a brief stay. The...

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