Seadrill Limited Announces Contract Award for the West Gemini

Seadrill Limited Announces Contract Award for the West Gemini

Seadrill Limited (Seadrill) has secured a nine well contract with three options, each for two wells, for the West Gemini in West Africa.  Total contract value for the firm portion of the contract is expected to …
Jul 18, 2019 /  Vessels
Seabed Geosolutions Wins 4D Ocean Bottom Node Survey Offshore West Africa 

Seabed Geosolutions Wins 4D Ocean Bottom Node Survey Offshore West Africa 

Seabed Geosolutions has been awarded a 4D ocean bottom node (OBN) monitor survey in West Africa for a major oil company. Caption: Research vessel Hugin Explorer - Image courtesy of Joseph Jose   The …
Jul 16, 2019 /  Vessels
West Africa Container Terminal makes further investment in equipment

West Africa Container Terminal makes further investment in equipment

In response to continued volume growth in the Eastern Nigerian market, the West Africa Container Terminal (WACT) located in Onne Port, has invested in two new Mobile Harbor Cranes. This is in addition to an investment of …
May 22, 2019 /  Curious
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
SeaBird Exploration awarded two new contracts

SeaBird Exploration awarded two new contracts

SeaBird Exploration Plc (SeaBird) announced earlier today two new contracts: The Company has received a letter of award for a niche 3D survey in West Africa, with a total value of approximately USD 6.5 million. The …
Apr 1, 2019 /  Vessels
Seaways International takes delivery of two Damen FCS 2206

Seaways International takes delivery of two Damen FCS 2206

On March 4th at Damen Shipyards Singapore, Seaways International took delivery of two Damen Fast Crew Suppliers (FCS) 2206. The Dubai-headquartered company has previously operated a Damen FCS 3307. Seaways International …
Mar 8, 2019 /  Vessels
Ocean Installer wins new project in West Africa

Ocean Installer wins new project in West Africa

Ocean Installer have been awarded a contract by an American customer, covering the transportation and installation of subsea products for a project offshore West Africa. Caption: Offshore Support Vessel Normand …
Feb 5, 2019 /  Curious
OOCL introduces new Mediterranean and West Africa direct service

OOCL introduces new Mediterranean and West Africa direct service

OOCL introduces its new West Africa product, namely the Mediterranean - West Africa (MAF) from October 2018.   Caption: Container ship CALAIS TRADER - Image courtesy of Juan …
Oct 23, 2018 /  Curious
Monjasa acquires full ownership of African Sprinter

Monjasa acquires full ownership of African Sprinter

Monjasa swoops for the EU-flagged and 8,200-dwt tanker, MT African Sprinter for continued bunker operation off Namibia in West Africa. The vessel has previously been on bareboat charter by Monjasa for a three-years …
Sep 5, 2018 /  Vessels
MILAHA deploys flagship vessel off West African Coast

MILAHA deploys flagship vessel off West African Coast

Milaha has announced the deployment of its liftboat, Milaha Explorer, off the coast of West Africa as part of a long-term charter with a major international oil company. Milaha Explorer is the largest of its kind to be …
Jul 10, 2018 /  Vessels