Infrastructure

Passenger liner visits recommence

3 days ago - 25 November 2021 | Infrastructure

The Namibian Port Authority announced the resumption of passenger vessel services.The port of Walvis Bay will be welcoming the MS Europa today. The vessel will be docked in the port for two days before sailing...

One-stop border post progressing

5 days ago - 23 November 2021 | Infrastructure

The one-stop border post (OSBP) technical negotiation meeting between Namibia and Botswana was recently completed. The online meeting convened by the Trans Kalahari Corridor Secretariat (TKCS), discussed the technical framework of the implementation of an...

Namport strengthens compliance with international norms on port security...

1 week ago - 15 November 2021 | Infrastructure

The United Nations (UN) Namibia announced details of a high-level UN and European Union (EU) visit to the Port of Walvis Bay on Thursday (18 November 2021).According to Toral Vadgama, UNODC Global Maritime Crime Programme...

Twenty-five years of loyal service to Namport

2 weeks ago - 14 November 2021 | Infrastructure

Windhoek • [email protected] years ago, Jan Smit took up employment at the Namibia Ports Authority (Namport) as a general worker and after being promoted to the position of a technical process worker, he settled into...

Namport and Port of Rotterdam signs MOU

2 weeks ago - 10 November 2021 | Infrastructure

Namibia recently took a policy decision to position the country as a hub for the production and distribution of green hydrogen. The country is amongst the top three when it comes to the world’s best...

Crunch time for syncrolift grit blasting, spray painting contractors...

2 weeks ago - 09 November 2021 | Infrastructure

The Namibian Ports Authority (Namport) invited the marine engineering industry and related stakeholders to a follow-up meeting on the Walvis Bay syncrolift environmental compliance obligations...

Paratus, MTN sign national roaming agreement

3 weeks ago - 05 November 2021 | Infrastructure

Paratus Namibia and MTN Namibia announced that they have signed a national roaming agreement. The agreement gives Paratus and MTN customers countrywide the benefit of...

NHE oorhandig 72 huise op Karibib

3 weeks ago - 02 November 2021 | Infrastructure

Swakopmund • [email protected] Die Nasionale Behuisingsonderneming (NHE) het onlangs 72 huise aan inwoners van Karibib oorhandig. “Die NHE is die verantwoordelikheid opgelê om 300...

Otweya residents finally move from tents to houses

3 weeks ago - 01 November 2021 | Infrastructure

Walvis Bay • [email protected] It was a joyous occasion at the Otweya settlement when 50 residents moved into their homes today (Monday). The Otweya settlement...

Heimstädt steering road safety

4 weeks ago - 29 October 2021 | Infrastructure

Windhoek ∙ Rivaldo Kavanga Horst Heimstädt is the CEO of the Namibia Road Safety Forum, a private organisation which does extensive work in the...

Road construction creates employment

1 month - 24 October 2021 | Infrastructure

Henties Bay The first phase (section A) of the Swakopmund – Henties Bay – Uis – Khorixas – Kamanjab road project has been...

Walvis Bay container terminal on the move

1 month - 19 October 2021 | Infrastructure

The Namibian Ports Authority welcomed the Top Elegance and Maersk Sofia on Friday and Saturday respectively. Both vessels are not new to the Port of...

Infrastructure

Copper cathodes destined for USA...

1 month - 12 October 2021 | Infrastructure

The second breakbulk shipment of copper cathodes were recently exported via the Port of Walvis Bay Namport announced that it recorded a significant milestone...

Private operator being considered to...

1 month - 07 October 2021 | Infrastructure

Walvis Bay • [email protected] Namibian Ports Authority (Namport) is looking at a private sector partner to manage its N$4.2 billion container terminal in Walvis Bay....

TKCS successes ­despite Covid-19

1 month - 05 October 2021 | Infrastructure

Challenges of navigating a global pandemic, with countries implementing strict protocols at ports of entry, workplaces operating with reduced capacity, uncertainties and lockdowns, meant embracing...

Port security strengthened

2 months ago - 26 September 2021 | Infrastructure

Walvis Bay •[email protected] Namibia is the first country in SADC that boasts a Container Control Programme (CCP) funded by the United States government...

US war ship departs

2 months ago - 21 September 2021 | Infrastructure

Walvis Bay • [email protected] The USS Hershel “Woody” Williams arrived on its maiden visit to the Port of Walvis Bay.Vessel staff conducted joint...

Otweya home development explained

2 months ago - 16 September 2021 | Infrastructure

Walvis Bay • [email protected] Following a report in a national newspaper saying that president Hage Geingob handed over “incomplete” houses to beneficiaries of...

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