Category: Maritime

Boat users urged to take extra precaution

Admin- July 11, 2019

The sunken ray boat between Ngella and Honiara. Photo: RSIPF. Police are again calling on people to take extra precaution when travelling at sea as ... Read More

Oil Spill ravages Namuga shoreline

Admin- June 18, 2019

MV Takana. Photo: James Mageme. The oil spill from MV Takana at Namuga in Makria Ulawa Province will likely worsen tourism opportunity in the area, ... Read More

Govt wants wrecked vessel removed

Admin- March 1, 2019

The Wrecked Solomon Trader. Photo: Australian High Commission. The Solomon Islands Government recommends, MV Solomon Trader's owner, King Trader Limited (South Express Limited) removes its ... Read More

New wharf for new patrol boats

Admin- January 26, 2019

Aola maritime patrol base, Honiara. The Royal Solomon Islands Police Force Marine Division is proposing an upgrade of the Aola base at Point Cruz to ... Read More

Port Development? Rundown Island Jetty still in use

Admin- December 16, 2018

A vessel using the refueling jetty. While the Solomon Islands Ports Authority SIPA mission statement emphasizes that it strives to provide services for customers, its ... Read More

Government lifts beche-de-mer ban

Admin- November 1, 2018

Dried beche-de-mer The Ministry of Fisheries and Marine Resources has announced, it is lifting the beche-de-mer ban this month. Director Fisheries Edward Honiwala said the ... Read More

Honiara Port’s safety the focus of Pacific Navigation Project

Admin- September 6, 2018

Port of Honiara. Photo: Improving the safety of Solomon Islands' Honiara port was in focus this week as the capital's maritime stakeholders met to ... Read More