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Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 12-Nov-2019 SEAWALL REINSTATEMENT AT SHEK PIK, LANTAU ISLAND Hong Kong Seawall reinstatement at Shek Pik, Lantau Island Tuesday, November 12, 2019, Hong Kong For approximately one month, seawall reinstatement works will be carried out within the area bounded by straight lines...
November 12th, 2019 | Construction, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 04-Nov-2019 EXPANDED PORT CAPACITY Trincomalee, Sri Lanka MARINE WORKS AT JUNK BAY Hong Kong Expanded port capacity Monday, November 4, 2019, Trincomalee, Sri Lanka Night navigation equipment has been installed at Trincomalee harbour, enabling it to handle deep drafts, double capacity...
November 4th, 2019 | Construction, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 30-Oct-2019 ENHANCEMENT OF DRAFT Paradip, India SUSPENSION AT DARDANELLES Dardanelles, Turkey CONSTRUCTION OF LANDING FACILITY OFF MARINA BAY CRUISE CENTRE Marina Bay, Singapore Enhancement of Draft Wednesday, October 30, 2019, Paradip, India Enhancement of Draft at various berths...
October 30th, 2019 | Canals, Construction, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

IUA establishes new London Market Construction Group

IUA establishes new London Market Construction Group
Michael Attwell IUA establishes new London Market Construction Group A new London market committee for underwriters providing professional indemnity cover to the construction industry has been established by the International Underwriting Association (IUA). A particular focus for the group will be issues...
October 23rd, 2019 | Construction, Insurance and Reinsurance, IUA | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 14-Oct-2019 CONSTRUCTION OF JETTY AT TUAS VIEW Singapore UPGRADING WORKS AT JETTY Merak, Indonesia Construction of jetty at Tuas View Monday, October 14, 2019, Singapore From 01 November 2019 to 30 April 2020, construction work for a jetty at Tuas View will be carried out. According...
October 14th, 2019 | Construction, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Mates in Mind calls on industry leaders and government to take immediate action to improve workplace mental health.

Mates in Mind calls on industry leaders and government to take immediate action to improve workplace mental health.
Mates in Mind calls on industry leaders and government to take immediate action to improve workplace mental health. A recent survey conducted by UK Construction Week, with support from Mates in Mind charity, has found that six out of 10 workers in construction have suffered mental ill-health because...
October 9th, 2019 | Construction, Health and Safety | Read More

Worldwide Terminals Fernandina chooses Octopi by Navis’ SaaS TOS as part of its port modernization project

Worldwide Terminals Fernandina chooses Octopi by Navis’ SaaS TOS as part of its port modernization project
Worldwide Terminals Fernandina chooses Octopi by Navis’ SaaS TOS as part of its port modernization project Port of Fernandina, operated by Worldwide Terminals Fernandina, will go live with Octopi Q4 2019 Oakland, CA — August 7, 2019 — Octopi, part of  Navis, and Cargotec Corporation, provider...
August 7th, 2019 | Construction, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ports & Terminals, Technical, Technology | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 23-Jul-2019 SEAWALL REINSTATEMENT WORKS AT SIU SAI WAN Hong Kong Seawall reinstatement works at Siu Sai Wan Tuesday, July 23, 2019, Hong Kong For approximately 5 months, seawall reinstatement works will be carried out within the area bounded by straight lines joining the following...
July 23rd, 2019 | Construction, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
 Hot Port News from GAC20-Jun-2019 PORT WORKS UPDATE Gilimas, Indonesia SOIL INVESTIGATION WORK OFF TUAS POWER STATION Singapore Port works update Thursday, June 20, 2019, Gilimas, Indonesia Work is progressing at the port of Gilimas in Lembar, West Lombok, Indonesia. 89% of the 440m pier and 11% for...
June 20th, 2019 | Construction, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

ECOncrete Joins WOC

ECOncrete Joins WOC
ECOncrete Joins WOC Sectoral and Geographic Diversity of WOC Continues to Grow with Membership of ECOncrete, Global Developer of Bio-Enhancing Concrete Technology for Coastal and Marine Construction 8 June 2019 The World Ocean Council is proud to announce that ECOncrete has joined the WOC in support...
June 8th, 2019 | Climate, Construction, Environment, Oceanology | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 05-Jun-2019 HONG KONG INTERNATIONAL DRAGON BOAT RACES 2019 Hong Kong PORT PRICES FROM 1 JULY 2019 Fremantle, Australia DARDANELLES TRAFFIC SUSPENDED DUE TO BRIDGE CONSTRUCTION Dardanelles Straits, Turkey Hong Kong International Dragon Boat Races 2019 Wednesday, June 5, 2019, Hong...
June 5th, 2019 | Construction, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Sports | Read More

The BDI@1,082; Supras “spoil” the broth…

The BDI@1,082; Supras “spoil” the broth…
The BDI@1,082; Supras “spoil” the broth… John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) ended up 16 points earlier on today following the long weekend due to the spring Holiday as well as due to end of the European Union’s election process. Now if we have so far stressed the perplexed and enigmatic...
May 28th, 2019 | Arctic Shipping, Art and auctions, Associations, Charity, Chartering, Classification Societies, Climate, Construction, Consumers Market, Container shipping, Containers, Cruise Ferry, Cruise Industry, Dry Bulkcarriers, Emissions, Energy, Environment, European Union, Holidays, HR, IMO, Insurance and Reinsurance, IT and Communications, LNG, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Marinas, Maritime Art, Maritime Education and Training, Maritime Tourism, Markets, Mediterranean Shipping, News, Oceanology, Oil Industry, Organisations, Paintings and Sculpture, People and Places, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Pollution, Ports & Terminals, Press and Media, Religion, Reports, Sailing, Shipping Centers, Shipping Indices, Short-sea shipping, Sports, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Tourism, Trade and Commerce, Weather, Yachting | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 28-May-2019 BREAKWATER REINSTATEMENT AT CHAI WAN CARGO HANDLING BASIN Hong Kong VIADUCT CONSTRUCTION AT JUNK BAY Hong Kong SUPPLY AND DELIVERY OF SAND AT TUAS VIEW EXTENSION Singapore Breakwater reinstatement at Chai Wan Cargo Handling Basin Tuesday, May 28, 2019, Hong Kong For...
May 28th, 2019 | Construction, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 24-May-2019 CHANGE TO PORT TARIFFS Australia WORKS SOUTH OF MARINA EAST Singapore LAYING OF SUBMARINE CABLES SOUTH OF TUAS EXTENSION Singapore DREDGING AT KWAI TSING CONTAINER TERMINALS 7, 8 EAST & 9 NORTH Hong Kong REVISED TRAFFIC SUSPENSION PERIODS Dardanelles, Turkey Change...
May 24th, 2019 | Construction, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Marina Solutions sails into Edinburgh Marina

Marina Solutions sails into Edinburgh Marina
. Marina Solutions sails into Edinburgh Marina [London: Tuesday 30th April] – Edinburgh Marina today confirmed that it had appointed Marina Solutions International Ltd (MSI) as its specialist marina consultant. MSI, which operates on a global scale, provides dedicated turnkey services to marina...
April 30th, 2019 | Construction, Marinas, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 17-Apr-2019 DISCOUNT FOR TRANSITING PLEASURE YACHTS Suez Canal, Egypt RECLAMATION WORK AT TUAS VIEW Singapore Discount for transiting pleasure yachts Wednesday, April 17, 2019, Suez Canal, Egypt To encourage more pleasure yachts to transit the Suez Canal, the Suez Canal Economic...
April 17th, 2019 | Canals, Construction, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Unique port sand bypass system mimics nature successfully

Unique port sand bypass system mimics nature successfully
The A team – This achievement could not be made possible without the commitment and flexibility of this core team of nine people. They are from the left Pata Gotyi, Irvin Deysel, Malibongwe Lobese, Luvuyo Marangula (sitting down), Melikhaya Freddie (in the centre) Irfaan Johnson, Johnayne van Heerden...
April 16th, 2019 | Construction, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Belt and Road delivers crucial capital, US-China trade relationship roundtable

Belt and Road delivers crucial capital, US-China trade relationship roundtable
Belt and Road delivers crucial capital, US-China trade relationship roundtable Commentary: Belt and Road delivers crucial capital By Yaseen Anwar in Singapore China’s Belt and Road initiative provides access to capital for connected emerging markets that have not had the necessary investment grade...
April 16th, 2019 | Comment, Construction, Trade and Commerce | Read More

France, Germany and the future of Europe, Infrastructure Investor Japan Korea Week

France, Germany and the future of Europe, Infrastructure Investor Japan Korea Week
France, Germany and the future of Europe, Infrastructure Investor Japan Korea Week Commentary: France, Germany and future of Europe By Sergio Fabbrini in Rome Europe continues to be prisoner to a concept of sovereignty developed for its past. Setting European sovereignty against national sovereignty...
April 10th, 2019 | Banking, Construction, Finance | Read More

Edinburgh Marina Development appoints McLaughlin & Harvey as main contractor

Edinburgh Marina Development appoints McLaughlin & Harvey as main contractor
The Edinburgh Marina [London: 5th March 2019]: Edinburgh Marina Holdings, the developer behind Edinburgh Marina today announced the appointment of McLaughlin & Harvey as the main contractor for the first phase of this major new development in the heart of Edinburgh’s waterfront. McLaughlin &...
March 5th, 2019 | Construction, Marinas, Maritime Tourism, News, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

The port of Marseille-Fos sets the path towards the maritime data-hub concept…

The port of Marseille-Fos sets the path towards the maritime data-hub concept…
  The port of Marseille-Fos sets the path towards the maritime data-hub concept: a global digital gateway offering smart and reliable landing infrastructure for subsea cables Globalization does not simply mean more ships; it also means more information flows. No wonder that data traffic is predicted...
February 13th, 2019 | Construction, News, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Trade and Commerce | Read More

LR receives approval to carry out verification activity on the Norwegian Continental Shelf.

LR receives approval to carry out verification activity on the Norwegian Continental Shelf.
08 February 2019 – The Norwegian Maritime Authority (NMA) has approved Lloyd’s Register (LR) as a recognised classification society for the construction of mobile units in the N The Lloyd’s Register HQ’s Building orwegian Continental Shelf (NCS).This follows a change to section three...
February 8th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Construction, Energy, Oceanology | Read More

Implementation of Taganrog Sea Commercial Port’s development programme in 2018

Implementation of Taganrog Sea Commercial Port’s development programme in 2018
.. In 2018, Taganrog Sea Commercial Port JSC (TagSCP, a company of UCL Holding) invested USD 4.5 million into the port infrastructure development programme, which is 2.3 times as much as in the same period of 2017. As a part of its technical upgrading, TagSCP invested in renewal and expansion of its...
February 6th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Construction, Ports & Terminals | Read More

SAL Heavy Lift delivers bridge sections from China to Norway

SAL Heavy Lift delivers bridge sections from China to Norway
MV Trina discharging unit 1.2 73,8 x 5,5 x 5,8 m – 321 t Hamburg, 28 January 2019 – SAL Heavy Lift delivers 12 bridge sections for the Beitstadsundbrua bridge from China to Norway. The final bridge is part of the largest road construction project in northern Trøndelag, will measure 580 m in...
January 28th, 2019 | Construction, News | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
22-Jan-2019 MARINE WORKS AT TSIM SHA TSUI Hong Kong CABLE LAYING WORKS IN THE EAST JOHOR STRAIT Singapore TROPICAL LOW EXPECTED TO BECOME CYCLONE Dampier, Australia BAN ON OPEN-LOOP SCRUBBERS Fujairah, United Arab Emirates Marine Works at Tsim Sha Tsui Tuesday, January 22, 2019, Hong Kong For approximately...
January 22nd, 2019 | Construction, Emissions, Environment, Pollution, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More