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In Sierra Leone, Classdiving Boosts Aberdeen Municipal School
By Aruna Turay
Oct 20, 2010, 17:00
An under-water construction and marine contracting company known as Classdiving has boost the Aberdeen Municipal School by donating three sets of football kits worth hundreds of United States Dollars.
Handing over the football kits to the pupils on Tuesday 18th October 2010, Classdiving Director and Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Mr. Anders Peter Hansen, revealed that the football kits were donated to Classdiving by a renowned football club based in Wales, Penycae Football Club.
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According to him, Classdiving is an approved agent for Jan De Nul Group, Dredging and Marine Construction in Belgium, which has been operating in Africa since 1993 in construction and repairs of harbours and Jetties, especially in the areas of survey for World Bank projects in countries such as Sierra Leone, Liberia, Ghana, Nigeria, Uganda, Angola, Congo, and Guinea.
Mr. Hansen informed the pupils that Classdiving is also partnering with the Martrade Marine Services based in the Netherlands, adding that the company has been very active in offering complete survey solutions for African Ports and Harbors, bathymetric survey, side scan sonar imaging, sub sea bottom profiling, echo sounding for detailed surveys, repositioning of navigation aid for vessel traffic, repairing of harbors, ports, and jetty structures, cathodic protection, cathodic potential survey, anode rehabilitation, emergency repairs, pipe laying, and mooring handling among others.
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According to him, flexibility, reliability, quality, as well as customer discretion, are the watch words of the company.
He explained further that vessels can be surveyed, repaired & maintained where customers find it suitable - at offshore, enroute, on anchorage or at Port.
“Port consulting and port facility security reports are some of the key services offered by Classdiving,” said Mr. Hansen, adding, “whatever the need is in aspects of survey, we have the solution for a fast, reliable first hand knowledge of the ports structure, facility and details, upgrade of sea charts or test the ports construction structure (safe handling structure) steel and concrete super structures with non destructive test testing methods in inspection of port facilities”.
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Important contributions in the form of statements were made by All Peoples Congress Chairman for Aberdeen Branch, Mr. Contago Sesay, Classdiving Sierra Leone based Coordinator, Mr. Ebu Allen, Mr. Adam Thomas, and the Deputy APC Aberdeen Branch Chairlady Madam Omo Jarata.
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|Municipal School Goal Keeper Collecting his Kits as Teachers Cheer up|
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