Hareket’s new investment opens another door

Hareket, the specialist in heavy lifting and project transportation, expands its activities with new investments made at Bautino TS Marine Base Port in Kazakhstan. By increasing the evacuation capacity of the port with 600-ton cranes, Hareket has become able to offer an end-to-end solution in the CIS region in terms of integrated project logistics. Hareket, …

Mammoet works on Djibouti’s first wind farm project

Mammoet Djibouti, the regional office for Mammoet’s Horn of Africa and East Africa operations, has been contracted by Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy to offload and assemble 17 wind turbines, these consisting of 68 towers, 51 blades, 17 nacelles, drive trains and hubs.  Despite high resource potential in Djibouti, only half of its population has access …

Bolloré Logistics multi-site certification has been extended

Bolloré Logistics has obtained an extension on its multi-site certification that comprises all the standards relating to workplace safety, quality management and the environment. More than 420 sites are now covered, including 136 in Africa. The certification will enable Bolloré Logistics to pursue the roll-out of common operational processes to respond to the requirements of …

Bolloré Transport & Logistics wins at East Africa Maritime Awards

Bolloré Transport & Logistics has been named the Best Regional Cargo Logistics Provider at the East Africa Maritime Awards held on Friday 17th September at the Sarova Whitesands Hotel, Mombasa. The award seeks to recognize a Logistics Company in the East Africa Region that has demonstrated its ability to consistently contribute to the development and …

Sarens pulls off a success In Ghana

Sarens has been contracted for an important lifting operation at a power plant in Tema, Ghana, for client Metka and project owner Early Power Limited. This particular project required a tight turnaround, with just under four months available to finalise commercial discussions, contract negotiation, engineering, shipping, and on-site assembly. The first challenge was the equipment …

P&O Maritime Logistics and IO Materials Services bring revolutionary cargo system to Africa

P&O Maritime Logistics and Nigerian firm IO Materials Services (IOMS) jointly announce the launch of the new ‘FlexDELIVERY™’ model to provide integrated last-mile delivery services to the offshore energy industry in Nigeria. FlexDELIVERY™ disrupts the traditional model of high shore base startup costs, rentals and vessel time-chartered contracts by focusing on the service that is …

AD Ports Group and CMA CGM invest in new terminal at Khalifa Port

AD Ports Group and France-based CMA CGM Group have announced the signing of a 35-year concession agreement. Under the terms of the agreement, a new terminal will be established in Khalifa Port, the first semi-automated container port in the GCC region, which will be managed by a joint venture owned by CMA CGM’s subsidiary CMA …