Abidjan. 28 March 2018.
CARENA increases its capacities and consolidates its leadership
The Compagnie Abidjanaise de Réparation Navale et de maintenance industrielle (CARENA), subsidiary of Bolloré Ports and the SOFIA Group, just acquired a 3rd dock, enhancing the operational capacity of West Africa’s biggest shipyard. With this new dock, CARENA is increasing its hosting capacity by over 40 %.
Cotonou. 08 March 2018.
Productivity record in container handling on Benin Terminal
Thanks to Benin Terminal, the port of Cotonou recorded a productivity record with 131 movements per hour on Thursday, March 8, 2018. This performance marks the competitiveness of the port.
Cameroon. 02 March 2018.
Kribi Conteneurs Terminal to start its commercial operations
The berth of the first commercial vessel today at Kribi Conteneurs Terminal, offers Cameroon a new boost. This country's only deep-sea port is modern and efficient. It will contribute to the economic growth of Cameroon and its hinterland, particularly Chad and the Central African Republic.
Bamako. 18 January 2018.
Conakry Terminal participates in the 12th International Fair of Bamako
For the second time, the Port Autonome of Conakry and Conakry Terminal, a subsidiary of Bolloré Ports, participate in this trade fair organized by the malian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CCIM) from 13 to 29 January 2018 at the Parc des Expositions in Bamako. The objective is to spread awareness of their port services to the Malian economic operators.
Abidjan - Côte d'Ivoire. 22 November 2017.
Abidjan Terminal boosts its port handling capacity
Abidjan Terminal, a Bolloré Ports subsidiary in Côte d’ivoire, has received two new, latest-generation ship to shore gantry crane to improve its port handling capacity.
Durban (South Africa). 18 October 2017.
Socopao becomes husbandry agents for MOL South Africa
Socopao, a subsidiary of Bolloré Transport & Logistics, has secured the Husbandry Agency representation for Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL). This agreement represents 390 vessel calls per annum (Liner and Non-Liner) and allows Socopao to provide a range of husbandry services to MOL.
Gabon. 16 October 2017.
Port of Owendo: Inauguration of the new multipurpose terminal
Mr Ali Bongo Ondimba, President of the Gabonese Republic attended the inauguration of Owendo’s new multipurpose terminal (New Owendo International Port) on Saturday, 14 October. Under the State authority, Bolloré Transport & Logistics and Olam have joined forces to develop and operate the terminal.
Puteaux. 28 August 2017.
Bolloré Transport & Logistics acquires some of the business activities and assets of the Necotrans Group
The Commercial Court of Paris approves an offer by Bolloré Transport & Logistics to take over some of Necotrans' business.
Cameroon. 27 July 2017.
The concession agreement for the Containers Terminal of the new Port of Kribi in Cameroon officially signed
On Tuesday, July 25, the concession agreement of the new container terminal of Kribi was signed, in Cameroon, during an official ceremony chaired by the Minister for Transport, Mr Edgar Alain Mébé Ngo’o.
Cameroon. 02 June 2017.
A latest generation container gantry crane for the port of Douala
Douala International Terminal (DIT), a Bolloré Ports concession, is now equipped with a third container gantry crane. This latest-generation equipment is efficient and meets environmental protection standards. It was inaugurated on May 3rd 2017 by the Minister of Transport, Mr Edgard Alain MEBE NGO'O, and will contribute strengthening the competitiveness of the Port of Douala.