Takoradi


Also found in: Dictionary, Wikipedia.

Takoradi:

see Sekondi-TakoradiSekondi-Takoradi
, city (1984 pop. 93,822), capital of the Western Region, SW Ghana, on the Gulf of Guinea. An important seaport and commercial city, Sekondi-Takoradi has shipbuilding, railroad repair, and cigarette industries, and is a support and supply center for Ghana's
..... Click the link for more information.
, Ghana.

Takoradi

the chief port of Ghana, in the southwest on the Gulf of Guinea: modern harbour opened in 1928. Pop. (with Sekondi): 335 000 (2005 est.)
References in periodicals archive ?
The opening of the GE Takoradi facility demonstrates our commitment to developing local partnerships and capacity building to deliver effective and efficient solutions for our customers, said Simonelli.
Taqa has a 90 per cent interest in the Takoradi T2 plant.
Takoradi | in Ghana where the brothers' mum Alberta lives with the rest of her family
This pipeline begins at the Itoki terminal in south-eastern Nigeria and heads eastward across Benin and Togo to Takoradi in western Ghana.
THE TTE Technical Training Group has announced a new partnership in Ghana to establish a new training centre, and provide technical training advice and guidance Tullow Oil, representing the Jubilee Partners and the Takoradi Polytechnic College, has chosen the Middlesbroughbased training company to establish a new training centre and provide technical training advice and guidance aimed at equipping local technicians with knowledge and skills for the oil, gas manufacturing and mining industries.
Tullow Oil, representing the Jubilee Partners and the Takoradi Polytechnic College, have chosen TTE as consultancy partner to advise and specify training equipment, provide and organise the curriculum and then deliver training at the new Jubilee Technical Training Centre (known as the JTTC) at the Takoradi Polytechnic in Ghana.
Taqa's organic growth projects are proceeding well, with Jorf Lasfar over 80 per cent complete and Takoradi having broken ground.
Similarly, the expansion project at Takoradi, Ghana, is now under way with all approvals secured and construction in progress.
He is thought to have made the switch after suffering a slight electric shock from the shower in his own room at the Stellar Lodge in Takoradi, Ghana.
Abu Dhabi National Energy Company (Taqa) and its partner, Volta River Authority (VRA), have completed the $330 million financing for the expansion of the Takoradi 2 power plant in Ghana.
Accra-based AWA operates two Embraer ERJ-145 regional aircraft and will be used initially on routes to Kumasi, Takoradi and Tema.
The UAE's energy company Taqa has secured approval from Ghana's parliament to convert the Takoradi 2 (T2) power plant into a combined cycle power plant.