Posts Tagged ‘Ghana’

Hapag-Lloyd focuses on growing market in Africa

Hapag-Lloyd focuses on growing market in Africa
Hapag-Lloyd focuses on growing market in Africa Port expansion in Tema will lead to further growth in Ghana HAMBURG, Germany, May 2, 2018/ — New office for West Africa officially opened in Ghana Hapag-Lloyd services in West and East Africa off to promising start  Port expansion in Tema will...
May 2nd, 2018 | Company Profiles, Liner Shipping and Trade, Ports & Terminals | Read More

FUGRO completes Ghana metocean data acquisition for Hess Corporation

FUGRO completes Ghana metocean data acquisition for Hess Corporation
Fugro deploys mooring at Deepwater Tano Cape Three Points block Ghana Fugro has completed a 33-month period of metocean data acquisition for Hess Ghana Exploration Limited. Measurements were made at three locations in an area offshore western Ghana known as the Deepwater Tano/Cape Three Points block,...
August 2nd, 2016 | Energy, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  25-Jun-2016 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 26 JUNE-9 JULY 2016 Worldwide World Holidays: 26 June-9 July 2016 Saturday, June 25, 2016, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: Thu 30 Jun – Congo Independence Day Fri 1 Jul – Canada Day Fri...
June 25th, 2016 | Holidays, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port news from GAC

Hot Port news from GAC
  18-Jun-2016 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 19 JUNE-2 JULY 2016 Worldwide World Holidays: 19 June-2 July 2016 Saturday, June 18, 2016, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: Sun 19 Jun- Labour Day (Trinidad & Tobago) Thu 30 Jun – Congo...
June 18th, 2016 | Holidays, Ports & Terminals | Read More

OMA Group Strengthens Strategic Management Team

OMA Group Strengthens Strategic Management Team
  Gerrit Van der Merwe – OMA Group The OMA Group (West Africa) has strengthened its strategic management team with the appointment of Gerrit van der Merwe as Group Finance & Administration Director.  Gerrit will take up his post on June 6th following four years as Regional Business...
May 24th, 2016 | Company Profiles, Logistics, Person Profiles, Ship Agencies | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
                05-Mar-2016 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 6-19 MARCH 2016 Worldwide World Holidays: 6-19 March 2016 Saturday, March 5, 2016, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: Sun 6 Mar – Ghana Independence...
March 5th, 2016 | Holidays, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Clyde & Co advises on landmark LNG project

Clyde & Co advises on landmark LNG project
Dean Norton 07 January 2016, Global law firm Clyde & Co has advised West African Gas Limited (WAGL), a joint venture owned by subsidiaries of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation and Sahara Energy Resource Ltd, in its development of a liquefied natural gas import project at the port of Tema...
January 7th, 2016 | Legal, LNG | Read More

Ince & Co advise Golar LNG on Sub Saharan Africa’s first FSRU project

Ince & Co advise Golar LNG on Sub Saharan Africa’s first FSRU project
Jonathan Goldfarb International law firm Ince & Co has advised longstanding client Golar LNG (“Golar”) on their contract with West Africa Gas Limited (“WAGL”) to provide Floating Storage and Regasification Unit (“FSRU”) services to support their Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) import...
November 6th, 2015 | Gas, Legal, LNG, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Port tariff increase postponed June 26, 2015, Ghana, all ports Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority has postponed the increase of Ghana ports tariffs for another 3 months. There will not be any increase on 1 July as planned. For further details and information about operations in Ghana, contact GAC-OMA...
June 26th, 2015 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Revised port tariffs from 1 July June 24, 2015, Ghana, all ports Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority has revised the ports tariffs, to come into effect from 1 July. For further details and information about operations in Ghana, contact GAC-OMA Ghana at gac-oma.ghana@gac.com Dredging operations off...
June 24th, 2015 | Bunkering, Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

FUGRO opens new office in Ghana

FUGRO opens new office in Ghana
Fugro’s continued expansion in Africa was marked with the recent establishment of Fugro Ghana Limited in Accra. This new base provides access to Fugro’s comprehensive range of services and will support the promising market for oil and gas projects for its clients in the processes of exploration,...
March 25th, 2015 | Company Profiles, Energy, Environment, Gas, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Markets, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Press and Media | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
WORLDWIDE – WORLD HOLIDAYS: 22 FEBRUARY-8 MARCH 2015 World Holidays: 22 February-8 March 2015 COUNTRY: Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following:Mon 23 Feb – Clean/Green Monday (Cyprus, Greece) Mon 23 Feb – Russia Homeland...
February 21st, 2015 | Holidays, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

Courage of Ebola health workers should inspire greater efforts by all, says Ban

Courage of Ebola health workers should inspire greater efforts by all, says Ban
Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon (centre) stands with Ebola survivors in Sierra Leone, seen here showing their hospital discharge certificates. Photo: UNMEER/ Martine Perret 22 December 2014 – Citing the “memorable and moving” example of a Sierra Leonean nurse who had contracted Ebola but became a...
December 22nd, 2014 | Associations, Health and Safety, Medical, UN | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
World Holidays: 21 September-4 October 2014 COUNTRY: Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following:Sun 21 Sep – Ghana Founder’s DayWed 24 Sep – Heritage Day (South Africa)Wed 24 Sep – Trinidad & Tobago Republic Day Thu 25 Sep –...
September 20th, 2014 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  WORLDWIDE – WORLD HOLIDAYS: 14-27 SEPTEMBER 2014 World Holidays: 14-27 September 2014 COUNTRY: Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following:Wed 17 Sep – Heroes’ Day (Angola)Sun 21 Sep – Ghana Founder’s...
September 13th, 2014 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Suspension of ISPS Code charge September 10, 2014, Ghana, Tema Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority has suspended the implentation of ISPS Code charge, originally scheduled to commence from 1 August 2014, until further notice. For information about operations at Ghana ports, pls contact GAC-OMA Ghana...
September 10th, 2014 | Bunkering, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

First ship energy efficiency and technology transfer workshop held in Ghana

First ship energy efficiency and technology transfer workshop held in Ghana
03 July 2014 – Representatives from 11 West and Central Africa countries are in Accra, Ghana, to attend the first IMO regional workshop on “MARPOL Annex VI – Ship energy efficiency and technology transfer”, from 2 to 4 July, The workshop, which is being hosted by the Ghana Maritime Authority,...
July 3rd, 2014 | Associations, Energy, Environment, HR, IMO, Maritime Education and Training, Politics and Government, Reports, Shipmanagement | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * Worldwide – World Holidays: 22 June-5 July 2014 DATE: June 21, 2014 COUNTRY: Worldwide World Holidays: 22 June-5 July 2014 Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: Wed...
June 21st, 2014 | Holidays, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Liberia concludes Kerala hijacking investigation

Liberia concludes Kerala hijacking investigation
The Liberian Registry has concluded its investigation into the pirate-hijacking of the product tanker Kerala off Luanda, Angola, on 18 January 2014. The Liberian investigation is based on evidence gathered by an INTERPOL-led multinational Incident Response Team as well as findings of its own investigative...
May 29th, 2014 | Flags, Legal, Piracy and Terrorism | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * Ghana, all ports – Dispute at border resolved * Singapore, Singapore – Reclamation work off Temasek Fairway * Bunker Update – MARKET PRICE UPDATE 28/05/14 DATE: May 28, 2014 COUNTRY: Ghana PORT:...
May 28th, 2014 | Bunkering, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Access All Areas with the new OMA Group App

Access All Areas with the new OMA Group App
28/5/14 – OMA Group today announced the launch of its new business App which gives clients instant access on-the-go to OMA’s complete contact directory, office locations, realtime updates on port congestion, details of all services offered, links to social media, news and more. OMA Group has...
May 28th, 2014 | IT and Communications, Technical, Technology | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * Worldwide – World Holidays: 23 February-9 March 2014 * Panama, Panama Canal – Panama Canal new locks project works resume DATE: February 22, 2014 COUNTRY: Worldwide World Holidays: 23 February-9 March...
February 22nd, 2014 | Canals, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * Worldwide – World Holidays: 1-14 December 2013 * Panama, Panama Canal – Temporary reduction of booking slots DATE: November 30, 2013 COUNTRY: Worldwide World Holidays: 1-14 December 2013 Public holidays...
November 30th, 2013 | Canals, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * Worldwide – World Holidays: 24 November-7 December 2013 DATE: November 23, 2013 COUNTRY: Worldwide World Holidays: 24 November-7 December 2013 Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include...
November 23rd, 2013 | Holidays, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Dr. Thomas A. Mensah (Ghana) receives 2012 International Maritime Prize

Dr. Thomas A. Mensah (Ghana) receives 2012 International Maritime Prize
  Dr.Thomas A. Mensah receiving the prize from Koji Sekimizu IMO’s Secretary General Dr. Thomas A. Mensah of Ghana, former President of the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea and Assistant Secretary-General and Director of the Legal Affairs and External Relations Division at the International...
November 22nd, 2013 | Awards, Events, Legal, News | Read More