Entries by EThekwini Maritime Cluster

VACANCY -Enterprise Development Facilitator

  Job Description – EThekwini Maritime Cluster EThekwini Maritime Cluster(EMC) is a non-profit organisation that was launched in 2009. EMC provides a platform for a collaborative engagement between different levels of government, state owned enterprises and the maritime community to implement programs of the common interest that support the growth and improve performance and competiveness […]

Career Awareness

Welcome to the Water Campaign eThekwini Maritime Cluster(EMC) partnered on with the Marine Industry Association of South Africa(MIASA), during Maritime Week held between 25 and 27 September 2012. The purpose the campaign was to expose the learners to the sporting and leisure side of the maritime sector, which also offers exciting career options.

VACANCY – PROGRAMME MANAGER: MARINE MANUFACTURING

VACANCY – PROGRAMME MANAGER: MARINE MANUFACTURING   EThekwini Maritime Cluster (EMC), a non-profit company that provides a platform for collaborative engagement and implementation of programmes of common interest in support of growth and performance improvement and competitiveness of the maritime industry invites applications from suitable applicants for the above position.   KEY OUTPUTS To factor the […]

VACANCY – PROGRAMME MANAGER: INDUSTRY PROMOTION

EThekwini Maritime Cluster (EMC), a non-profit company that provides a platform for collaborative engagement and implementation of programmes of common interest in support of growth and performance improvement and competitiveness of the maritime industry invites applications from suitable applicants for the above vacant position. KEY OUTPUTS To position and promote Durban as a Smart Port […]

INVITATION: Public hearings on the National Ports Authority (NPA) tariff application for 2018/19

An invitation is hereby extended to port users and interested parties to attend public hearings on the National Ports Authority (NPA) tariff application for 2018/19 at the venues and times listed below. Furthermore, port users and interested parties are invited to submit proposals and comments on the tariff application.

Coordinated efforts to rescue crew from burning vessel in Indian Ocean

The Maritime Rescue Co-ordinating Centre in Cape Town (MRCC CT) was notified that a container ship, the Ever Diadem, spotted the Hsiang Fuh no. 6,about 10km away from its position. The Hsiang Fuh was on fire and its crew were abandoning ship on two life rafts about 736km East-North-East from Durban and 496km from the closest shore. The MRCC […]

MARITIME NEWS – CRANE MOVES

The move aims to optimise use of the equipment, increase efficiencies and ensure optimum berth utilisation at the local harbour. Both cranes have been redeployed to berth 701, which operates as a dual-purpose, import and export berth. Although they will primarily be utilised at this berth, their mobility allows the terminal to use the cranes […]

New tertiary maritime qualification to be introduced in 2019

She added that PUM’s international maritime education expert, Ton Van Essen, was currently leading a two week long “train the trainer” programme in order to assist the educators who would be teaching the new qualification. The programme began on June 12 and will be ending on Friday (June 23). “With EMC, we are breaking new […]