Infrastructure

Mediterranean Bridge sets new record

2 days ago - 30 June 2020 | Infrastructure

Walvs Bay The Namibian Ports Authority (Namport) received one of the largest vessels to ever dock in Namibian waters last week.CMA CGM-operated MV Mediterranean Bridge, with a length of 335.63m, called at the port...

African record for reefer lifts

3 days ago - 30 June 2020 | Infrastructure

Maersk made history last weekend at the Port of Walvis Bay when they broke their own African record for reefer lifts on a single vessel.Reefers are containers that carry refrigerated cargo, like citrus, meat and...

Namport records 30% increase in cargo handling

1 week ago - 23 June 2020 | Infrastructure

The Namibian Ports Authority (Namport) handled 1 million tons of cargo carried along the transport corridors from 1 April 2019 to 31 March 2020. The ports of Walvis Bay and Lüderitz both contributed...

Cross-border truck drivers stigmatized

2 weeks ago - 19 June 2020 | Infrastructure

Walvis Bay • [email protected] Cross-border truck drivers are facing immense criticism and stigmatization due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Speaking to a few truck drivers, they all shared the same sentiment of being accused...

Engen secures services of 2000 MT Barge

2 weeks ago - 14 June 2020 | Infrastructure

Engen has enhanced bunkering supply in Namibia by acquiring the exclusive services of a 2000 MT Barge. This move is regarded as a big boost for Namibian bunkering. The Barge MT Sarah is 77.4...

Impressive efficiencies at Walvis Bay port

3 weeks ago - 09 June 2020 | Infrastructure

The general cargo vessel Unistream recently called at the port of Walvis Bay to offload 7 500 tonnes of manganese ore destined for CNNC’s Rössing...

Namport acts swiftly

3 weeks ago - 09 June 2020 | Infrastructure

Erongo governor Neville Andre commended the Namibian Ports Authority (Namport) for its positive cooperation in addressing issues related to the loading and offloading of cargo...

Namport steaming ahead

1 month - 02 June 2020 | Infrastructure

The provisional port log indicates that 27 vessels will be calling between 3 and 28 June. This includes 11 container vessels, six fishing vessels, four...

Namport looking to provide safekeeping for empty cruise liners...

1 month - 22 May 2020 | Infrastructure

Walvis Bay Travel restrictions resulting from the Covid-19 pandemic have invariably and adversely impacted the cruise tourism industry with tourist not travelling any...

Index shows rental rebound

1 month - 21 May 2020 | Infrastructure

Contributed Overall, residential rent prices rebounded from a 2-year negative growth cycle, says FNB Market Research Manager Frans Uusiku in the Rental Index for the...

Back to business at Namdock

1 month - 13 May 2020 | Infrastructure

PULLQUOTE; Walvis Bay Namdock, which docked vessels on the first day of resuming full operation, anticipates that its shipyard – which includes three floating...

Truck isolation facility opens

1 month - 05 May 2020 | Infrastructure

Walvis Bay • [email protected] An isolation facility strictly catering for incoming truckers was officially opened on Tuesday.The facility is located in the...

Infrastructure

Isolation facility for incoming truckers...

2 months ago - 20 April 2020 | Infrastructure

Walvis Bay • [email protected] A temporary isolation facility is currently being set up in Walvis Bay at the new industrial area adjacent to...

RA announces operational arrangements

2 months ago - 12 April 2020 | Infrastructure

The closure of all Roads Authority (RA) offices is in compliance with the directive on additional measures to curtail the further spread of Covid-19, as...

Namdock introduces lockdown measures

2 months ago - 08 April 2020 | Infrastructure

Walvis Bay The lockdown, in effect from 27 March until 17 April 2020, affects Namdock’s docking schedule, with an attendant impact on...

Namport geared to curb spread...

3 months ago - 31 March 2020 | Infrastructure

Namport’s acting chief executive Kavin Harry said the company remains committed to playing its part in supporting the World Health Organisation and government’s efforts to...

Behuising: Waglys bygewerk

3 months ago - 24 March 2020 | Infrastructure

Swakopmund Die bestuurskomitee van Swakopmund se munisipale raad het goedkeuring gevra om die name van 687 geregistreerde inwoners wat behuising benodig by die meesterwaglys te...

Passenger vessel visits suspended ...

3 months ago - 24 March 2020 | Infrastructure

The Namibian Port Authority’s commercial executive Tino !Hanabeb confirmed that no cruise ships will be allowed to visit the port due to the ongoing coronavirus...

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