Comarco completes the transport and landing of the 17,000m3 H&P drilling rig and camp at Mocimboa da Praia, Mozambique. Comarco also shipped the 5,000m3 rig camp from Dubai to Mocimboa da Praia.
Comarco successfully completes the transport and landing of the 17,000m3 H&P drilling rig and camp at Mocimboa da Praia, Mozambique.
After mobilizing all vessels and equipment from Mombasa to Mocimboa da Praia the rig was discharged from ship to barges using the ship’s gear at the Mocimboa da Praia anchorage. Once loaded, the barges were then towed to the Mocimboa da Praia beach head before being beached with the assistance of the shallow draft tug KMC Bongo. Once securely alongside the barge’s cargo was lifted using Comarco’s cranes and loaded onto specialized oil field trucks before being lashed and transported to the drilling site.
Comarco also shipped the 5,000m3 rig camp from Dubai to Mocimboa da Praia before again discharging to barges using the ships gear and subsequently beaching and offloading with Comarco’s cranes at the Mocimboa da Praia temporary beach head.
Comarco has been contracted by JGH Marine of Denmark to assemble and install three mooring buoys in Kilindini Harbour, Mombasa. The buoys were fabricated by JGH Marine to upgrade vessel mooring capacity for the Kenya Port Authority.
Comarco received and consolidated all BGP cargo in the Supply Base, processed all export documentation, loaded, lashed and secured all equipment onto the flattop transport barge Comarco 233 and departed Mombasa, ahead of schedule, under the tow of tug Comarco Swift.
Comarco has been contracted by renowned salvage company Resolve Marine to provide resources, including tug Comarco Buzzard, heavy duty ballast barge Comarco 2801, 100t mobile crane, submersible pumps, generators, lighting sets and other salvage equipment.
A train carrying mixed cargo de-railed whilst heading out of the Port of Mombasa to the Nairobi terminus, on the only bridge heading off the Mombasa Island onto the Mainland Kenya. Comarco did a tandem lift on all the carriages using the cranes simultaneously to spread the weight over the very narrow bridge section.
The project has been sanctioned by the Office of the Prime Minister in order to provide safe and reliable docking facilities for the island's fishing and passenger boats.
Comarco completed the crane construction contract for Liebherr Container Cranes at the Comarco Supply Base.
Comarco were awarded the contract by Tanzania Ports Authority for the rehabilitation, fendering and installation of cathodic protection to Quay No 2 at Tanga under a ‘Design and Build’ agreement.
Comarco has recently completed a contract for The Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) of the United Nations for the deployment of 25 Fish Aggregating Devices along the coastline of Somalia.
Comarco has signed a contract to deliver rock and and aggregate between the Indian Ocean islands of Madagascar and Reunion as part of the offshore road construction project in Reunion, La Nouvelle Route Du Littoral.