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08 October 2019 | Infrastructure

Thirty-two Namibian Ports Authority (Namport) Walvis Bay employees were trained to operate the four new Ship to Shore (STS) Cranes. These cranes were acquired by Namport to a tune of N$440 million, to assist with operations inside the new container terminal built on reclaimed land. The employees started with vigorous theoretical and practical training in April this year and graduated yesterday morning. Here are some of the graduates with members from Liebherr Africa, the company who trained the operators, as well as the executive members of Namport. Photo Leandrea Louw

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