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Holidays, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals — By on May 30, 2015 at 6:08 PM

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WORLDWIDE – WORLD HOLIDAYS: 31 MAY-13 JUNE 2015
TEMPORARY OBSTRUCTION OF THE MOBILE RIVER
United States, Mobile, Alabama
World Holidays: 31 May-13 June 2015
COUNTRY: Worldwide
Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following:Mon 1 Jun – Greek Orthodox Whit MondayMon 1 Jun – June Bank Holiday (Ireland)Mon 1 Jun – Vesak Day (Singapore)

Mon 1 Jun – Wisakha Bucha Day (Thailand)

Mon 1 Jun – International Children’s Day

Tue 2 Jun – Waisak Day (Indonesia)

Tue 2 Jun – Poson Full Moon Poya Day (Sri Lanka)

Thu 4 Jun – Corpus Christi

Fri 5 Jun – Denmark Constitution Day

Sat 6 Jun – Swedish National Holiday

Sat 6 Jun – Agong’s Birthday (Malaysia)

Mon 8 Jun – Queen’s birthday (Australia, except WA)

Fri 12 Jun – Russian Federation National Day

Fri 12 Jun – Philippines Independence Day

 

For information about operations around the world contact the respective GAC office. Details may be found under ‘GAC Worldwide’ at gac.com

Temporary obstruction of the Mobile River
May 30, 2015, United States, Mobile, Alabama
There will be a partial blockage of the Mobile River on or about Monday, June 1, 2015 from approximately 0700 until 1200 in the vicinity of the Upper Bay Turning Basin to refloat a dredge pipeline.The pipeline will have risers at the south end of the Pinto Island Terminal and the south end of the APM Terminal. During the operations, there will be limited passing of vessels in that location. 

The main contact point for the operation is the dredge HENRY A and can be reached on channel 13/16 VHF/FM or by cell phone on the dredge at (985) 703-2246.

 

(For information about operations in the USA contact GAC USA at usa@gac.com)

Source: Alabama State Port Authority Harbormaster Notice to Shipping No.08-15 date 29 May, 2015

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