Puteaux. 02 November 2020.
The world food programme renews its logistics partnership with Bolloré Transport & Logistics
The World Food Programme (WFP), the leading global humanitarian organisation in the fight against hunger and winner of the 2020 Nobel Peace Prize, renewed its partnership with Bolloré Transport & Logistics Cameroon on 1 October 2020. The company will be responsible for the majority of WFP’s logistics operations for Cameroon, Chad, the Central African Republic, Nigeria and Congo Brazzaville.
Abidjan. 28 October 2020.
Bolloré Transport & Logistics supports vulnerable women against breast cancer
In favour of the global initiative “Pink October”, Bolloré Transport & Logistics, on 28 October 2020 in Côte d’Ivoire, donated equipment and medical inputs for the detection of breast and cervical cancer to Echos Media, an NGO that promotes media events contributing to the fight against breast cancer.
Puteaux. 22 October 2020.
Bolloré Logistics presents the results of the survey administred in partnership with Transport Intelligence
Bolloré Logistics and Transport Intelligence recently joined forces to jointly administer a global survey with 422 professionals (shippers, service providers and financial institutions) shedding light on the impacts of the Covid-19 crisis on the supply chain and future structural changes in the medium term.
Abidjan. 16 October 2020.
Congo Terminal takes delivery of two new yard gantries
Congo Terminal, the concessionary of the container terminal at the Port of Pointe-Noire, has taken delivery of two new RTG yard gantries. With a 40-tonne lifting capacity, the new equipment will boost the container storage capacities of the yards and help to improve flows across all operations.
Abidjan. 08 October 2020.
Bolloré Transport & Logistics provides logistics support for the Azito thermal power station in Côte d'Ivoire
On 18 and 21 August 2020, Bolloré Transport & Logistics Côte d’Ivoire successfully unloaded 900 tonnes of equipment, including a turbine, an electric generator and various other materials, in the Yopougon municipality of Abidjan. The equipment is intended for the construction of the new Azito thermal power station to be carried out by the Spanish supplier and builder, Cobra.
Puteaux. 06 October 2020.
Dzema Ayessa-Ndinga appointed deputy managing director of "Terminaux du Bassin du Congo" in Brazzaville
Dzema Ayessa-Ndinga has been appointed Deputy Managing Director of Terminaux du Bassin du Congo (TBC), effective from 1 October 2020.
Abidjan. 05 October 2020.
Launch of construction work on the second container terminal at the port of Abidjan
On Monday 5 October 2020, Bolloré Ports, APM Terminals and the Côte d’Ivoire government are launching the construction work on the Côte d’Ivoire Terminal, the second container terminal at the Port of Abidjan.
Puteaux. 30 September 2020.
Bolloré Logistics obtains global certification from Bureau Veritas
Following an audit of several months by Bureau Veritas, a world leader in certification, Bolloré Logistics has been awarded global certification for all the sites in its network.
Puteaux. 28 September 2020.
Bolloré Logistics handles out of gauge equipment for largest substation in Rwanda
Bolloré Logistics was contracted to transport and deliver out of gauge cargo from Spain to Shango substation in Rwanda through the port of Mombasa. The cargo consisted of 8 shunt reactors each weighing 29T, and 2 transformers weighing 51T and 75T.
Abidjan. 25 September 2020.
Abidjan Terminal takes delivery of all-electric towing vehicles
As part of the “Green Terminal” environmental certification programme initiated by Bolloré Ports, Abidjan Terminal, the operator of the container terminal at the Port of Abidjan, has taken delivery of two new all-electric towing vehicles. With the delivery, Abidjan Terminal now has handling machines with zero CO2 emissions and sound pollution.
Puteaux. 25 September 2020.
The Bolloré Group circles the globe
14,125 employees together covered 175,655 kilometres to the benefit of several charity organisations.
Cotonou. 24 September 2020.
Benin Terminal takes delivery of two new yard gantries
Benin Terminal, the operator of the Port de Cotonou container terminal, took delivery of two new gantries on 20 September 2020. The new equipment will serve to improve the productivity of Benin Terminal, boost the country’s competitiveness and bolster trade in West Africa.
Puteaux. 17 September 2020.
Bolloré Logistics moves to a new site in Quimper to continue its growth in the region
On 14 September 2020, the employees of Bolloré Logistics Quimper moved into their new site in Ergué-Gabéric, the original home of the Bolloré family. This new building, located next to a major trunk road (the RN165), enjoys exceptional visibility. Located in a new business park which is already home to several logistics firms, this site positions Bolloré Logistics at the heart of its sector and brings it closer to its partners.
Puteaux. 14 September 2020.
Pierre Ngon: the new Managing Director of the Benin/Niger cluster of Bolloré Transport & Logistics
After a 20-year career at various Bolloré Transport & Logistics subsidiaries in Africa, Pierre Ngon has since 1 September 2020 been the Managing Director of the Benin/Niger cluster of Bolloré Transport & Logistics. Succeeding Jérôme Binois, he will be responsible for the logistics and shipping activities in the two countries, under the supervision of Executive President Venance Gnigla for Benin.
Puteaux. 11 September 2020.
Bolloré Logistics and Antonov Airlines accompany the last Airbus Defence and Space satellite to its launch pad SpaceX
Bolloré Logistics partnered with Antonov Airlines to deliver Airbus Defence and Space’s newest satellite, ANASIS-II to the USA. It was carried from Airbus Defence and Space’s facility in Toulouse (France) by one of the airline’s seven Antonov-124-100 of the Ukrainian airline. The aircraft landed at Florida’s Cape Canaveral Kennedy Space center from where the SpaceX teams took the lead for the next stage.