Comarco Merlin Tow of Lady Gina

Lady Gina was safely handed over to the charters at OPL (Outer Port Limits) Gwadar, having covered a total distance of 4306.7 NM and concluding another successful long distance tow.

March 2015

Comarco Merlin Tow of Lady Gina

On 4 February 2015 at 09:15hrs, Tug Comarco Merlin, departed Richards Bay in South Africa with the 5,181 dwt "Lady Gina", a suction hopper dredger, in tow.

After travelling via Anjouan in the Comoros, Comarco Merlin arrived safely in Gwadar, Pakistan on 29 March 2015 at 06:00hrs.

Lady Gina was safely handed over to the charters at OPL (Outer Port Limits) Gwadar, having covered a total distance of 4306.7 NM and concluding another successful long distance tow.

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January 2017.

Assembling and installation of three mooring buoys in Kilindini Harbour, Mombasa

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.

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December 2016.

Comarco to deliver 4,500 cbm of seismic equipment from Mombasa, Kenya to the Port of Berbera, Somaliland

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.

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December 2016.

Resolve and Comarco will be working in Quelimane, Mozambique

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.

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August 2016.

Kibarani Cargo Train Salvage

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June 2016.

Songo Song Island Jetty Project

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.

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April 2016.

Crane construction contract for Liebherr Container Cranes

Comarco completed the crane construction contract for Liebherr Container Cranes at the Comarco Supply Base.

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March 2016.

Rehabilitation of Quay No 2 at Tanga, Tanzania

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December 2015.

Deployment of 25 Fish Aggregating Devices in Somalia

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November 2015.

Discharge of the first 8,000t of rock to arrive win Reunion

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.

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