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Gambia Ports Authority

Capt. E.N. Coker, dir.- maritime & harbor svcs.

Essential Information

Liberation Avenue, P.O. Box 617

Additional Information

Description: The Port of Benjul, managed and operated by the Gambia Ports Authority, is located on the estuary of the river Gambia, 26 nautical miles from the Atlantic Ocean. The Port of Benjul serves as a central hub to the ECOWAS market, a population of approximately 300 million. Type of dredging activity: contractor in rivers, harbors, lakes, ponds and marinas on the West Coast of Africa.

Dredges: Samo, CL, 250 m3/ 5m3, 760 hp, 1997, IHC