Africa

Egypt has completed the first trial run through the new Suez Canal prior to the opening of this new waterway next month. As part of the test-run, which was monitored by helicopters and naval vessels, three cargo ships successfully passed through this 72km-long canal. The cargo ships included a US…
Maritime solutions company Nautic South Africa has been contracted by the South African navy to convert six vessels owned by the Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (DAFF) into patrolling vessels that comply with flag, class and SAMSA requirements. The vessels will be used to patrol South African waters to…
Nautic South Africa to convert DAFF vessels into optimised patrolling ships   Maritime solutions company Nautic South Africa has been contracted by the South African navy to convert six vessels owned by the Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (DAFF) into patrolling vessels that comply with flag, class and SAMSA…