MPS ENHANCING BORDER SECURITY AND PORT GATE CAPACITY AT TERMINAL 3

Press release : Meridian Port Services Limited (MPS) has procured and installed an additional Container Scanner at MPS Terminal 3 aiming to improve operational efficiency for the port. This investment brings to 6, the total number of Drive-Through Container Scanners installed in the terminal. “This is being proactive to have reserve capacity and a good […]

President cuts sod for Boankra Integrated Logistics Terminal

The President of the Republic, H.E. Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has cut sod for the construction of the $330 million Boankra Integrated Logistics Terminal (BILT) project near Kumasi on 5th November, 2020. Initiated by the Ghana Shippers’ Authority (GSA) and the Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority (GPHA) in the 1990s and previously called the Boankra […]

MPS enhances boarder security and port gate capacity

Meridian Port Services Limited (MPS) brought an additional Drive-Through Container Scanner into operation at MPS Terminal 3 this month. With a total of six Container Scanners installed at the terminal, operational efficiency is guaranteed.   During the handover to the Operations Team, Head of Construction, Mr. Matthieu Ferraro indicated that MPS’ consistency in developing the port […]

MPS LAUNCHES SEA TURTLE CONSERVATION PROGRAM

Presse release : Meridian Port Services Ltd (MPS) has relaunched its sea turtle conservation initiative, this is in fulfilment of the company’s Environmental Action Plans for Sea Turtle Conservation and as per the International Finance Corporation (IFC) Performance Standard (PS6) for Biodiversity Conservation and Sustainable Management of Living Natural Resources and the No-Net-Loss commitment. “The […]

Secure Waters Africa: « Effective solutions to strengthen Africa’s maritime domain awareness and security »

The Great Minds Group, in partnership with the Ghana Navy and Fisheries Commission Ghana and in association with the Gulf of Guinea Maritime Institute, is organizing the Secure Waters Africa Digit-Conference on 9-10 September 2020, under the theme: “Effective solutions to strengthen Africa’s maritime domain awareness and security”. This Digi-Conference, which will bring together senior […]

Secure Waters Africa : « Effective solutions to strengthen Africa’s maritime domain awareness and security »

With over 30,000 kms of coastline, Africa has several key and strategic geographic locations that are considered as emerging trade hubs, which play a vital role in the continent’s socio-economic prosperity and the growth of global commerce. However, maritime insecurity presents a critical challenge to the continent, hindering it from unlocking its maritime potential. Crimes, […]

MPS WELCOMES THE SHIP WITH THE DEEPEST DRAUGHT IN THE HISTORY OF GHANAIAN WATERS

Press release: Meridian Port Services (MPS), the operator of the Tema container terminal in Ghana, welcomed the MSC Beryl ship at Terminal 3 in July. With a draught of 15.95 m on arrival and 16.2 m on departure, it boasts the deepest draught of any craft to visit the Ghanaian coast. Measuring 366 m long […]