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I am sailing How to be seen at sea
We all know that celebrities and billionaires love yachts. While most of the ‘A-list’ usually choose to charter yachts for vacations for a week or two, there are those
23 May 2019
Damen and De Beers Marine Namibia formalise new relationship, with Mangalia yard centre stage Damen and De Beers Marine Namibia formalise new relationship, with Mangalia yard centre stage
Damen Shipyards Group and De Beers Marine Namibia (Pty) Ltd participated in a special steel cutting ceremony to mark the beginning of construction on a new offshore vessel. In
22 May 2019
Is Copper the most suitable material Is Copper the most suitable material for use in the plumbing systems of homes, factories and office buildings?
Historically, the first recorded use of copper dates back nearly 5,000 years. A water conduit, still in a good state of preservation, was found in Abusir, the Egyptian
24 Apr 2019
Editor's Note Development of infrastructure vital for growth
The fluid operation of South Africa’s (SA) various transport arteries is vital to maintaining the southern tip of Africa as a preferred gateway in and out of Sub-Saharan
10 Apr 2019
Significant announcements dominated maritime industry Significant announcements – one negative and the others positive – dominated the local maritime discourse early in the year.
The former was the concerning announcement by Maersk that it would not recruit South African cadets or junior officers, closing a 72-year-old training and employment opportunity
10 Apr 2019
1st Annual Ocean Economies Southern Africa Conference report The Intelligence Transfer Centre, a Conferencing and Training company based in Randburg proudly hosted the 1st Annual Ocean Economies Southern Africa Conference, 21 & 22 August 2018, Durban Country Club
The conference sought to further educate on the economic drive found within the oceans and maritime activities and how these areas are key to sustaining ocean health. The
10 Apr 2019
The importance of internationalising the maritime curriculum Moving towards relevance, responsiveness and resilience through the Internationalisation of the Curriculum, for a more varied introduction into the Maritime Industry
Internationalisation of the curriculum is one of the six drivers of the Durban University of Technology’s Strategic Plan (2015 to 2019). For DUT, internationalisation of the
10 Apr 2019
SAS maintains well-deserved track record for delivering a world-class service Whether it is building a world-class naval ship, new generation tugs for Transnet, or repairing damaged tankers and fishing trawlers, Southern African Shipyards (SAS) is certainly making its mark..
And the award-winning Durban-based black-owned company is no stranger to making maritime history either. Based in the city’s Bayhead region and dating back almost 60 years,
10 Apr 2019
Catch the wave KwaZulu-Natal gears itself for investment boom
When adopting the Provincial Growth and Development Plan (PGDP), KwaZulu-Natal mapped the contours of its economy, taking the cue from the National Development Plan which aims to
09 Apr 2019
New Navy Vessels (Updated) SA Economy Benefits from the Building of New Navy Vessels
On Saturday, the 23rd of February 2019, Damen Shipyards Cape Town (DSCT) hosted a keel laying ceremony, marking the start of construction on the first of three Multi-mission
27 Feb 2019
Damen’s first Fishing Seminar to be held in South Africa Damen Shipyards Cape Town, 22 November 2018
Damen will hold its first Fishing Seminar in Cape Town, South Africa on 22 November in recognition of this important industry. To be held at Damen Shipyards Cape Town, the event
24 Oct 2018
Transport Month Infrastructure drive to boost the economy
Situated, as it is, on one of the world’s busiest international sea routes, South Africa’s ports and terminals are critical to international maritime transportation
09 Oct 2018 - M. G.
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