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Toc Africa

5-6 December 2017 | Durban ICC, South Africa

Conference, Exhibition & Networking Event

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Press Releases

  • Port of Cape Town undergoes R15m maintenance dredging

    28 March 2017

     

    A R15m maintenance dredging campaign by Transnet National Ports Authority (TNPA)'s Dredging Services division will see the restoration of the design depths inside Duncan dock at the Port of Cape Town.

    Port of Cape Town undergoes R15m maintenance dredging

    The maintenance campaign, which began on 8 March 2017, is scheduled for completion by the end April 2017. The main objective of the dredging campaign is to ensure the Port of Cape Town provides safe navigational channels and berthing facilities for shipping by restoring the original design depths.

    Two dredging vessels, the

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  • Ethiopia and Djibouti celebrate accomplishment as President Guelleh arrives

    23 March 2017

     

    When President Ismael Omar Guelleh visited Ethiopia this week it was the first official state visit for Djibouti’s premier. Surprisingly very few official state visits occurred between the two neighbors. The first official trip to Djibouti by Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn occurred in February 2015.

    flagsAccording to political leaders of the two countries, even at the height of the two countries’ relations during the late PM of Ethiopia, Meles Zenawi, no official visit had taken place although there have always been various visits between the two heads of state both in

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  • Djibouti-Somaliland feeder line service to launch in April

    22 March 2017

     

    New carrier Djibouti Shipping Lines (DSL) plans to launch a container shuttle service in April connecting Djibouti to Berbera (Somaliland), according to Alphaliner.

    The new service will act as a feeder for cargoes destined to or originating from Berbera, which are transhipped to and from international long-haul services calling at Djibouti.

    It will be operated with one chartered vessel of 1,000 teu, whose name has not yet been announced, Alphaliner said in its weekly report.

    The report said that DSL wants to build on the importance of Djibouti as a strategic hub port in the Gulf of

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  • Namibia: New management to make TransNamib railway profitable, says board

    21 March 2017

     

    The government of Namibia has decided to operate rail company TransNamib on a commercial basis and is replacing its senior management.

    TransNamib board of directors chairperson Paul Smit, said: “Running TransNamib unprofitably and contrary to well-established business principles cannot continue, and has to change. “Thus, the board has made special resolutions to implement its business plan with immediate effect, and appoint a new CEO as soon as possible.” Other new senior executives will also be appointed in the near future.

    TransNamib has just received six new locomotives from

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  • Truck tracking in East Africa

    20 March 2017

     

    An electronic cargo tracking system has been introduced in East Africa to prevent theft and tampering, as well as speeding up freight transport times

    The system has been adopted by the customs authorities of the East African Community (EAC) states at a cost of US$4.4M and so is presumably also motivated by a desire to maximise customs revenue.

    Regional Electronic Cargo Tracking (RECT) will operate along the main transport artery between the Port of Mombasa, Nairobi, Kampala and as far west as Rwanda. The UK’s Department for International Development (DfID) financed the project

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  • Transnet tug and effective teamwork avert second potential maritime disaster

    20 March 2017

     

    [EAST LONDON, South Africa, 20 March 2017] Collaboration between the Ports of East London and Ngqura, together with the South African Maritime Safety Authority (SAMSA), helped avert another potential maritime disaster in the Eastern Cape during the past week.

    Transnet National Ports Authority (TNPA) successfully towed the BBC SHANGHAI, a 101 metre long general cargo vessel with 11 crew members on board, safely into the Port of East London on Friday, 17 March, after she suffered engine failure en route from Durban to Lagos.

    One of TNPA’s powerful new tugs – SHASA – which has a

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  • Le KwaZulu-Natal et Transnet annoncent un partenariat avec TOC Events Worldwide pour la tenue du salon TOC Africa

    Le KwaZulu-Natal et Transnet annoncent un partenariat avec TOC Events Worldwide pour la tenue du salon TOC Africa

    Le KwaZulu-Natal, la plus grande province d’Afrique du Sud, et l’opérateur ferroviaire et portuaire national Transnet ont invité TOC Events à les rejoindre pour le lancement d’un prestigieux salon panafricain du commerce, du transport et de la logistique à Durban, en décembre 2017.

    TOC Events Worldwide, la province du KwaZulu-Natal (KZN) et l’opérateur ferroviaire et portuaire sud-africain Transnet ont annoncé leur partenariat pour la tenue du TOC Africa, un événement d’envergure

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  • KZN & Transnet announce partnership with TOC Events Worldwide to run TOC Africa

    KZN & Transnet announce partnership with TOC Events Worldwide to run TOC Africa KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa’s biggest province, and national port and rail operator Transnet have invited TOC Events to launch a prestigious pan-African trade, transport and logistics show in Durban, December 2017

    TOC Events Worldwide, the Province of KwaZuluNatal (KZN) and South African national port and rail network operator Transnet have announced that they will partner to run TOC Africa, an international trade, transport and logistics event, in Durban, December 2017.

    Celebrating 40 years in 2016, TOC Events

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