CMA CGM to upgrade its AFEX service connecting West Africa to Asia for the export of cashew nuts from Benin and Ghana

CMA CGM to upgrade its AFEX service connecting West Africa to Asia for the export of cashew nuts from Benin and Ghana

CMA CGM is to upgrade the quality of its AFEX service connecting West Africa to Asia for the export of cashew nuts from Benin and Ghana.  To respond to our customers’ needs for a direct weekly service from …
May 3, 2019 /  Curious
Port of Tema expansion on schedule for June inauguration

Port of Tema expansion on schedule for June inauguration

All 7 ship-to-shore and 20 RTG ultra-modern gantry cranes have arrived for installation in the Port of Tema, Ghana. These are one of the final pieces of a $1.0bn investment by APM Terminals and its partners in Meridian …
Mar 7, 2019 /  Curious
Aker Energy: Successful Pecan-4A Appraisal Well Offshore Ghana

Aker Energy: Successful Pecan-4A Appraisal Well Offshore Ghana

Aker Energy, as the operator of the Deepwater Tano Cape Three Points (DWT/CTP) block, announces that it is about to complete a successful drilling operation of the Pecan-4A appraisal well offshore Ghana. Caption: …
Jan 11, 2019 /  Vessels
Drillship Maersk Viking has arrived Ghanaian Waters

Drillship Maersk Viking has arrived Ghanaian Waters

Aker Energy announces the arrival of the Maersk Viking drillship at the Deepwater Tano Cape Three Points (DWT/CTP) block offshore Ghana. “We are proud to announce the arrival of Maersk Viking in Ghanaian …
Oct 22, 2018 /  Vessels
Subsea 7 awarded contract offshore Ghana

Subsea 7 awarded contract offshore Ghana

Subsea 7 S.A. (the Group) (Oslo Børs: SUBC, ADR: SUBCY) today announced the award of a contract by Tullow Ghana Limited on the Jubilee field, offshore Ghana, in water depths of up to 1000 meters. The engineering, …
Oct 10, 2018 /  Vessels
Maersk Drilling awarded deepwater contract offshore Ghana by Aker Energy

Maersk Drilling awarded deepwater contract offshore Ghana by Aker Energy

Aker Energy and Maersk Drilling have agreed upon a new contract that will send deepwater drillship Maersk Viking from the Gulf of Mexico to Ghana to start drilling an appraisal well during the fourth quarter of …
Sep 26, 2018 /  Vessels
TGE Marine Gas Engineering signed contract for one of the world’s first small scale LNG- FRU

TGE Marine Gas Engineering signed contract for one of the world’s first small scale LNG- FRU

TGE Marine Gas Engineering has signed a contract for one of the world’s first floating storage and regasification units (FSRU). Under the deal signed at the end of July, TGE will design and supply the cargo …
Sep 20, 2018 /  Vessels
Seadrill Partners Awarded $273 million in High Court Ruling for Early Termination of the West Leo

Seadrill Partners Awarded $273 million in High Court Ruling for Early Termination of the West Leo

Seadrill Partners LLC (SDLP) announced yesterday that the English High Court has ruled in favor of its subsidiary Seadrill Ghana Operations Limited (Seadrill Ghana) relating to the early termination of the West Leo …
Jul 4, 2018 /  Curious
Three Korean sailors taken by pirates near Ghana

Three Korean sailors taken by pirates near Ghana

Three Korean sailors are presumed to have been kidnapped in seas off Ghana, Seoul’s Foreign Ministry said Saturday, with a Korean anti-piracy warship being dispatched to the area. According to the ministry, a …
Apr 3, 2018 /  Piracy
Hapag-Lloyd opens office in Ghana

Hapag-Lloyd opens office in Ghana

On February 1, 2018, Hapag-Lloyd moved into its own new office in Tema, the most important port city in Ghana. Effective immediately, the company will be represented at the local level by its own customer service …
Feb 9, 2018 /  Curious