industry stakeholders will converge on the city of Port Harcourt, Rivers State
on Friday to welcome MV OSANYAMO owned by Starzs Investment Company Ltd.
Minister of Transportation, Hon. Rotimi Amaechi, the Group Managing
Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Company (NNPC), Dr. Maikanti Baru,
the Chief of Naval Staff, Ibok-Ete Ekwe Ibas, with a team of top ranking
officers, and Gov. Nyesom Wike of Rivers State.
from the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) to represent
the Director General of the agency, Dr Dakuku Peterside, who is on a national
assignment in Geneva.
was happy that Starzs Group is able to
achieve the feat of building the vessel in spite of the unfriendly policy the country is running.
statement. The audience everywhere can hear it loud and clear. Nigerians are a
highly resourceful people! And we can do far better, under a more conducive
environment”, he stated, speaking on condition of anonymity.
the newly- built Damen Azimuth Stern Drive Tug 5114, presently the first and
largest of its class, and genuinely generating noteworthy excitements in
Nigeria, is primarily and purposefully built to assist in tanker lifting
operations alongside FPSOs in the Gulf of Guinea, under a contract with Total
Exploration & Production Nigeria limited.
water jet driven line handling craft to be used for handling hoses and lines
for cleaning inspection and repairs on the aft deck.