Archive for the ‘Construction’ Category

Fugro completes TenneT UXO risk mitigation project for Hollandse Kust Zuid

Fugro completes TenneT UXO risk mitigation project for Hollandse Kust Zuid
Fugro’s Geowing with three-dimensional steering capability, which successfully located ferrous targets within the project area of interest. Fugro completes TenneT UXO risk mitigation project for Hollandse Kust Zuid Fugro has successfully completed a second marine unexploded ordnance (UXO) risk mitigation...
February 25th, 2020 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Construction, Energy, Environment | Read More

GPI 2019 special report: Infrastructure

GPI 2019 special report: Infrastructure
GPI 2019 special report: Infrastructure Global infrastructure: Investors wanted The global demand for infrastructure will only continue to grow. The investment environment around it must mature for the private sector to close funding gaps. Around the world, populations are rising and urbanisation is...
February 21st, 2020 | Construction, Markets, Reports | Read More

PlaceMakers Transforms Building Supply Distribution in New Zealand with Descartes

PlaceMakers Transforms Building Supply Distribution in New Zealand with Descartes
PlaceMakers Transforms Building Supply Distribution in New Zealand with Descartes WATERLOO, Ontario, February 12, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) –Descartes Systems Group (Nasdaq: DSGX) (TSX:DSG), the global leader in uniting logistics-intensive businesses in commerce, announced that PlaceMakers, New...
February 14th, 2020 | Construction, Logistics | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 10-Feb-2020 CHANNEL REOPENED Corpus Christi, United States TONNAGE & GOODS RATES Cork, Ireland ADJUSTED PILOTAGE & TOWAGE COSTS Kumai, Indonesia SPECIAL WORK ARRANGEMENTS Hong Kong DREDGING AT BLACK POINT POWER STATION Hong Kong ADDITIONAL CLARIFICATIONS TO FRESH WATER...
February 10th, 2020 | Canals, Construction, Inland Waterways, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 31-Jan-2020 IMPLEMENTATION OF WATER CONSERVATION STRATEGY MODIFICATIONS Panama Canal, Panama PRE-ARRIVAL REPORTING REQUIREMENTS Australia CORONAVIRUS UPDATE (31 JANUARY) Australia NOVEL CORONAVIRUS ALERT United Arab Emirates WORKS AT TUAS TERMINAL PHASE 1 Singapore WORKS AT TUAS...
January 31st, 2020 | Canals, Construction, Health and Safety, Medical, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News fom GAC

Hot Port News fom GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 23-Jan-2020 ROCK EXCAVATION AND DREDGING IN KWAI TSING CONTAINER BASIN Hong Kong SUBMARINE OUTFALL MAINTENANCE WORKS OFF BLACK POINT POWER STATION Hong Kong Rock excavation and dredging in Kwai Tsing Container Basin Thursday, January 23, 2020, Hong Kong For approximately 5 months,...
January 23rd, 2020 | Construction, Containers, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port news from GAC 22-Jan-2020 WORKS AT TUAS WESTERN COAST Singapore INCIDENTS INVOLVING SHIPS UNDERWAY IN SINGAPORE STRAIT EASTBOUND LANE Singapore Works at Tuas Western Coast Wednesday, January 22, 2020, Singapore The working area for works being conducted at Tuas Western Coast has been revised. According...
January 22nd, 2020 | Construction, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Ground-breaking ceremony celebrates maritime links with Liverpool

Ground-breaking ceremony celebrates maritime links with Liverpool
. Ground-breaking ceremony celebrates maritime links with Liverpool The Isle of Man’s historic maritime links with Liverpool were celebrated on Friday at a ground-breaking ceremony on the site of the Isle of Man Ferry Terminal in the city.  The event, led by Chief Minister Howard Quayle MHK, was attended...
January 20th, 2020 | Construction, Maritime History and Museums, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 17-Jan-2020 TERMINAL EXTENDS LANDSIDE OPERATING HOURS Melbourne, Australia SUBMARINE OUTFALL INSPECTION WORKS & HYDROGRAPHIC SURVEY Hong Kong CORAL TRANSLOCATION Hong Kong Terminal extends landside operating hours Friday, January 17, 2020, Melbourne, Australia Growing volumes...
January 17th, 2020 | Construction, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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