Port Elizabeth and Port of Ngqura
Transnet SOC Ltd (“Transnet”) announced that Transnet National Ports Authority (TNPA) has appointed the Coega Development Corporation (CDC) as the implementation agent for the migration of manganese terminal to the Port of Ngqura Liquid Bulk and Manganese Export Terminal.
The CDC and TNPA are working to implement the terminal relocation projects, mainly the current operational Liquid Bulk and Manganese Terminals in Gqeberha at the Port of Port Elizabeth, within appropriate and realistic timelines.
The Coega Development Corporation has been tasked to facilitate the construction and operationalization of the Ngqura Liquid Bulk and the Ngqura Bulk Manganese facility. These facilities would be developed under the purview of Transnet, to assist and support their operationalization. The CDC’s role will include the review of the design and scope of work, to ensure that modern, state-of-the-art terminals that are designed to operate in accordance with world-class environmental standards and ensure their sustainability, in response to market needs
The current locations of the Tank Farm and the Manganese Terminal at the Port of Port Elizabeth are in areas that in the future will be part of Phase 2 of the proposed Waterfront Development, and an Automotive Terminal.
For more information: WSS Port Elizabeth