Rev. Boet van Schalkwyk

Blessing of Bunker Tanker – Fumana in Port of Durban

On a perfect late September afternoon in the Port of Durban, Rev Boet van Schalkwyk from the Durban branch of the Sailors Society SA performed the Blessing of the bunker tanker, the FUMANA, part of the Linsen Nambi fleet. South Africa’s first fully black ship owners,  Linsen Nambi Bunker Services delivers marine fuel on behalf of the Oil Majors to their customers in South African ports. The company also manages the shipping of Liquid and Dry Bulk cargoes which goes…

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Africa Ports Evolution Summit at the ICC

Rev Boet van Schalkwyk presented a workshop talk at this conference on 19 October 2016 at the Inkosi Albert Luthuli International Convention Centre, Durban. The theme was “The Role of the Sailors ’Society in modern day seafaring” concentrating on the work of the Society a well as Crisis Response, as well as the scourge of piracy attacks and the traumatic consequences. Many interested conferences goers also visited the stand for whom the work of the Society was an eye opener.…

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