Infrastructure

New Namport STS cranes delivered

5 days ago - 16 February 2018 | Infrastructure

Otis Finck The acquisition of four brand new ship-to-shore (STS) cranes by Namport will improve efficiency and productivity at the Namibian port authority. It will also bring along a challenge with regard...

Clive Smith takes reigns at WBCG

5 days ago - 16 February 2018 | Infrastructure

Contributed Clive Smith, current Logistics Hub Project manager, has been appointed as the acting CEO of the Walvis Bay Corridor Group (WBCG). He replaced Johnny Smith who was appointed as CEO by the TransNamib...

More passenger liners due soon

1 week ago - 09 February 2018 | Infrastructure

The steady flow of passenger liners heading for the port of Walvis Bay continues this month and will increase significantly in April.The provisional port log for Walvis Bay indicates that the Boudicca is scheduled to...

Another Namport landmark for Walvis Bay

1 week ago - 09 February 2018 | Infrastructure

One of the major components of the Namport offshore container terminal project on reclaimed land in Walvis Bay is the commissioning of four new ship-to-shore (STS) container cranes.On a clear day, the cranes, with a...

Walvis Bay port expansion progressing

2 weeks ago - 02 February 2018 | Infrastructure

Otis Finck Namport says the construction of the Port of Walvis Bay’s new container terminal on reclaimed land which commenced in mid-2014 is on track and that the facility is expected to be commissioned by...

Show house contractors to be paid

1 month - 05 January 2018 | Infrastructure

Otis Finck The Walvis Bay municipal council's management committee (MC) has recommended that council approves internal financing and payment of the contractors from the revolving...

Bunkering for semi-submersible

1 month - 29 December 2017 | Infrastructure

Monjasa Namibia was recently contracted to supply bunkers to the semi-submersible heavy load carrier vessel, Hawk. Monjasa’s African Splinter provided 1 800 metric tons...

Five passenger liners en route to Walvis Bay

1 month - 29 December 2017 | Infrastructure

Otis FinckFive passenger liners are scheduled to call at the port of Walvis Bay in January 2018. The Chrystal Symphony which is on a...

Municipality obliged to provide access and parking

2 months ago - 24 November 2017 | 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...

Many road upgrade projects on hold

2 months ago - 24 November 2017 | 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...

Offshore container terminal rumours false

2 months ago - 24 November 2017 | Infrastructure

Otis Finck The Namibian Port Authority's (Namport) port engineer, Elzevir Gelderbloem, says rumors that the administrative block buildings constructed on the new offshore container terminal...

Mayor prioritises provision of housing

3 months 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...

Infrastructure

Shack dwellers call on community...

3 months 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)...

Karibib moving forward

3 months 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

3 months 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 months 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 months 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

4 months ago - 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...

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