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Fugro wins geotechnical site investigation contract off the Dutch coast

Fugro wins geotechnical site investigation contract off the Dutch coast
. Fugro wins geotechnical site investigation contract off the Dutch coast Following last year’s geotechnical contract for the Hollandse Kust (west) Offshore Wind Farm Zone, Fugro has been awarded a geotechnical site investigation contract for the Ten noorden van de Waddeneilanden Wind Farm Zone...
January 16th, 2020 | Construction, Energy, Environment | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 10-Jan-2020 MARINE WORKS AT NORTH-EASTERN CORNER OF NEW YAU MA TEI TYPHOON SHELTER Hong Kong HIGH WATER ADVISORY: 30′ AND RISING Lower Mississippi River, United States CARGO VESSEL COLLIDES WITH FISHING BOAT Istanbul, Turkey PORT REMAINS AT ISPS LEVEL 1 Khalifa Bin Salman...
January 10th, 2020 | Construction, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Inland Waterways, Maritime Accidents, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port news from GAC

Hot Port news from GAC
Hot Port news from GAC 09-Jan-2020 DREDGING AT KWAI TSING CONTAINER TERMINALS 1, 2 & 5 Hong Kong SAFETY & SECURITY ZONES FOR COLLEGE FOOTBALL PLAYOFFS New Orleans, United States UPDATE ON SINGLE-USE PLASTICS BAN India Dredging at Kwai Tsing Container Terminals 1, 2 & 5 Thursday, January...
January 9th, 2020 | Construction, Environment, Pollution, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Sports | Read More

Transport-Led Development in London and the South East

Transport-Led Development in London and the South East
Transport-Led Development in London and the South East There is now only 1 week to go until Transport-Led Development in London and the South East which will be taking place on the 15th of January in London. Attend to discover the future plans and strategies for unlocking new areas within the region...
January 6th, 2020 | Aviation, Construction, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Ports & Terminals, Rail | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 24-Dec-2019 TRANSPORT OF SAND MATERIAL Singapore Transport of sand material Tuesday, December 24, 2019, Singapore The working period for the transportation of sand material off the Very Large Crude Carrier Anchorage at Tuas View extension has been extended and the According to...
December 24th, 2019 | Construction, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 23-Dec-2019 NEW YEAR HOLIDAYS Russia CONSTRUCTION OF TANK TERMINAL QUAY WALLS COMPLETE Rotterdam, Netherlands IMO 2020 SULPHUR LIMIT GUIDELINES Dubai, United Arab Emirates TROPICAL STORM 30W (PHANFONE) Philippines RECLAMATION WORK AT TUAS VIEW, OFF TEMASEK FAIRWAY Singapore New...
December 23rd, 2019 | Construction, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Emissions, Environment, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 17-Dec-2019 TRANSPORT OF SAND MATERIAL TO STOCKPILE AREA & SOIL INVESTIGATION WORKS Singapore Transport of sand material to stockpile area & soil investigation works Tuesday, December 17, 2019, Singapore The working period for soil investigation works at Tuas View Extension...
December 17th, 2019 | Construction, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Fugro wins nearshore site characterisation contract for Copenhagen megaproject

Fugro wins nearshore site characterisation contract for Copenhagen megaproject
Fugro’s Skate 3 modular jack-up acquiring high-quality geotechnical data in Copenhagen’s harbour for the Lynetteholmen island megaproject Fugro wins nearshore site characterisation contract for Copenhagen megaproject Danish consulting firm COWI has awarded Fugro a nearshore geotechnical site investigation...
December 11th, 2019 | Construction | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 06-Dec-2019 WORKS AT VOPAK TERMINAL Singapore EXTENSION OF PORT DUES INCENTIVES ON USE OF LNG AS MARINE FUEL Singapore Works at Vopak Terminal Friday, December 6, 2019, Singapore The working period for works at Vopak Terminal (Pulau Sebarok) has been extended. The work will now...
December 6th, 2019 | Construction, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Awkward truths on UK campaign trail, Project financing for infrastructure development

Awkward truths on UK campaign trail, Project financing for infrastructure development
UK PM Boris Johnson Awkward truths on UK campaign trail, Project financing for infrastructure development Wednesday 20 November 2019 Vol.10 Ed.47.2 Commentary: Awkward truths on UK campaign trail By John Nugée in London When UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson finally succeeded in persuading parliament...
November 20th, 2019 | Comment, Construction, Finance, Markets, Politics and Government | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 18-Nov-2019 DRY BULK VESSELS BETWEEN AUSTRALIA & NW EUROPE (AMENDMENT) Suez Canal, Egypt MOORING LINE ARRANGEMENTS TRIAL Hay Point, Australia CONSTRUCTION WORKS AT SUNGEI PANDAN Singapore INSTALLATION OF SUBMARINE PIPELINES Singapore Dry bulk vessels between Australia &...
November 18th, 2019 | Canals, Construction, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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