A New Home Port in Africa for Boluda France

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By MarEx 2016-10-10 08:47:51

Boluda France has been selected in the frame of an international tender procedure to provide, for a 20-year period, harbor towage services in the Port of Lomé in Togo.

These operations are part of the strong determination of the Group to develop its activities especially in Africa; they will start in the first quarter of 2017.

Boluda France, subsidiary of Boluda Corporación Marítima, will operate 3 tugs of 65 tons bollard pull, equipped with fire fighting and anti-pollution systems.

In addition to its towage services, which meet the highest international quality and safety standards, Boluda France will also provide mooring services and transportation of harbor pilots.

According to Denis Monserand, C.E.O. of Boluda France:

"Our towage leadership in West Africa allows us to fully measure the issues and needs of the Port of Lomé and its clientele. The strategy initiated by the Togolese authorities concerning the Port expansion, combined with our expertise of nautical services, offer opportunities of mutual success. Through a Corporate Management dedicated to partnership, our commitment in local development will take shape, while focusing on integration into the economic and social environment”.

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