Tag Archives: Maritime

New security patrol vessels to guard offshore Agip assets in Nigeria

Incat Crowther is pleased to announce the successful completion of the M/V Hezekiah and M/V Lady Dora, two (2) 35 meter offshore security patrol vessels. The vessels are classed by Bureau Veritas (BV) and were constructed by Veecraft Marine in Cape Town, South Africa for an undisclosed client in Lagos, Nigeria. The vessels are slated…
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10 vessels with 259,722mt of PMS expected at Lagos ports

Out of a total of 41 vessels expected to call at the seaports in Lagos from now till May 19, 2016, 10 are laden with premium motor spirit (PMS) popularly known as fuel, Leadership reports. According to a Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) document, Shipping Position, released yesterday, the vessels billed to arrive the various jetties…
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Another 37,500 metric tons of petrol arrives Lagos ports

Another 37,500 metric tons of petrol arrived Lagos ports on Friday, a development that may help improve the fuel supply situation. A breakdown of the consignment revealed that MRS, Oando and Conoil got 25,000MT from a vessel christened Admoard E Leader, while Forte Oil got 7,500MT and Mobil 5,000MT, NAN/Vanguard reports. A source at Apapa Depot…
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Delay in discharge of petrol cargoes worsens fuel scarcity

The current fuel scarcity in the country may be exacerbated as many filling stations and depots in Lagos did not have Premium Motor Spirit on Tuesday, while queues of desperate motorists grew longer at few stations selling the product, The Punch reports. It was gathered that vessels conveying petrol, which came into the country between…
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