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Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 27-Jan-2020 RECLAMATION WORKS FOR INTEGRATED WASTE MANAGEMENT FACILITIES Hong Kong NAVAL SEA FIRING EXERCISE Sri Lanka TAAL VOLCANO UPDATE – ALERT LOWERED Calaca, Philippines MEASURES TO PREVENT SPREAD OF CORONA VIRUS Mina Al Ahmadi, Kuwait Reclamation works for Integrated Waste...
January 27th, 2020 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Health and Safety, Military, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 20-Jan-2020 MARINE SURVEYS AT CASTLE PEAK POWER STATION, TUEN MUN Hong Kong RECONSTRUCTION OF LIGHT BEACON Hong Kong SEA CARGO MANIFEST AND TRANSHIPMENT REGULATIONS UPDATE Mumbai, India VOLCANIC ACTIVITY UPDATE Calaca, Philippines PORT ANNUAL NAUTICAL FIGURES 2019 Rotterdam, Netherlands DRAFT...
January 20th, 2020 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Reports | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 15-Jan-2020 MEASURES TO ENSURE WATER AVAILABILITY & ROUTE RELIABILITY Panama Canal, Panama PORT RE-OPENED BUT FULL Cape Lambert, Australia IMB ANNUAL PIRACY REPORT: UNPRECEDENTED NUMBER OF GULF OF GUINEA CREW KIDNAPPINGS DESPITE DROP IN OVERALL GLOBAL NUMBERS Worldwide 5.9...
January 15th, 2020 | Canals, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Inland Waterways, Piracy and Terrorism, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 14-Jan-2020 VOLCANIC ERUPTION UPDATE (14 JANUARY 2020) Philippines ATTEMPT TO RESUME OPERATIONS Calaca, Philippines PORT CLEARED FOR TROPICAL CYCLONE Port Lambert, Australia Volcanic eruption update (14 January 2020) Tuesday, January 14, 2020, Philippines The Philippine Institute...
January 14th, 2020 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 13-Jan-2020 TROPICAL CYCLONE CLAUDIA Cape Lambert, Australia BERTHED VESSELS SHIFTED TO ANCHORAGE AS VOLCANIC ACTIVITY CONTINUES Calaca, Philippines TAAL VOLCANIC ERUPTION UPDATE Philippines HMC OPERATIONAL AGAIN Haldia, India Tropical Cyclone Claudia Monday, January 13, 2020,...
January 13th, 2020 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 12-Jan-2020 VOLCANIC ERUPTION TRIGGERS ALERTS Batangas, Philippines Volcanic eruption triggers alerts Sunday, January 12, 2020, Batangas, Philippines The Taal Volcano in Batangas started spewing out 1 km-high ash column this afternoon (12 January). At 14:30 hours local time, the...
January 12th, 2020 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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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 26-Dec-2019 INCREASE IN TONNAGE DUES AT NOVOROSSIYSK PORT WEF 29 DECEMBER 2019 Novorossiysk, Russia EXTREME WEATHER IN INDONESIAN WATERS Indonesia PORT OPERATIONS AND SURCHARGE ON NEW YEAR’S DAY Turkey NOTICE OF STRIKE India Increase in Tonnage Dues at Novorossiysk port wef...
December 26th, 2019 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Labour Disputes | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 25-Dec-2019 CHRISTMAS TYPHOON URSULA STRENGTHENS Philippines Christmas typhoon Ursula strengthens Wednesday, December 25, 2019, Philippines Typhoon Ursula (international name Phanfone) intensified as it crossed Jintotolo Channel north of Iloilo early Wednesday morning (25 December),...
December 25th, 2019 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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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

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Hot Port News from GAC
04-Dec-2019 EXTENSION OF GREEN SHIP PROGRAMME Singapore MARITIME GLOBAL PROCESSING CENTRE CLOSURE OVER HOLIDAYS Australia TYPHOON MOVING AWAY Philippines CONTAINER TERMINAL OPERATIONS Subic Bay, Philippines RE-OPENING OF TERMINAL AFTER TYPHOON Bataan, Philippines INSTALLATION OF FLOATING SEA BARRIER Singapore Extension...
December 4th, 2019 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 03-Dec-2019 WORKS AT WOODLANDS WATERFRONT PARK JETTY Singapore TYPHOON OVER BURIAS ISLAND Philippines NEW PORT TARIFF RELEASED Ceyhan, Turkey Works at Woodlands Waterfront Park Jetty Tuesday, December 3, 2019, Singapore From 1 December 2019 to 31 May 2020, works are being conducted...
December 3rd, 2019 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 29-Nov-2019 OUTFALL STRUCTURE CONSTRUCTION & INSTALLATION OF SILT CURTAINS Singapore COLLISION AT ISTANBUL ANCHORAGE AREA Bosphorus, Turkey HEIGHTENED ALERT FOR PLAGUE Philippines TYPHOON KAMMURI STRENGTHENS Philippines DREDGING WORKS Melbourne, Australia TRANSIT OF TANKERS...
November 29th, 2019 | Canals, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

What Makes an Optimized Weather Routing System? Three Factors for Success

What Makes an Optimized Weather Routing System? Three Factors for Success
.. What Makes an Optimized Weather Routing System? Three Factors for Success Article by “MeteoGroup” Discover the three factors that are essential for an optimized weather routing system. What makes an optimized weather routing system? Surely the answer is simply accurate weather routing? Not quite!...
November 22nd, 2019 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 09-Nov-2019 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 9-23 NOVEMBER 2019 Worldwide BULBUL EXPECTED TO MAKE LANDFALL West Bengal, India World Holidays: 9-23 November 2019 Saturday, November 9, 2019, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 10 Nov (Sun) –...
November 9th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Factum: The BDI@1378; Grammenos’ event a sea change…

Factum: The BDI@1378; Grammenos’ event a sea change…
John Faraclas Factum: The BDI@1378; Grammenos’ event a sea change… The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost 50 points earlier on today and now stands at 1,378; it also lost 319 points since last week’s 1,697 points; Geopolitics entering a more than perplexed and messy period with incalculable repercussions...
November 8th, 2019 | Civil Unrest, Comment, Dry Bulkcarriers, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Markets, Military, Shipping Indices, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 08-Nov-2019 ANNUAL MARINE SERVICES SURVEY (2019) OF SHORE-BASED OPERATORS Singapore ANNUAL MARINE SERVICES SURVEY (2019) OF SHIPMASTERS Singapore COASTAL CANOE RACE Hong Kong REVISED BERTHING POLICY AND TRAFFIC STRUCTURE Dhamra, India BULBUL INTENSIFIES TO VERY HEAVY CYCLONIC...
November 8th, 2019 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Rowing, Sports, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Pot News from GAC 06-Nov-2019 CANOE RACE FROM CLEAR WATER BAY TO STANLEY MAIN BEACH Hong Kong STATE PREPARES FOR CYCLONE BULBUL Odisha, India RECLAMATION AT TUAS VIEW Singapore Canoe race from Clear Water Bay to Stanley Main Beach Wednesday, November 6, 2019, Hong Kong A canoe race will take place...
November 6th, 2019 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Sports, Weather | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 05-Nov-2019 AROUND THE ISLAND ROWING BOAT RACE Hong Kong CYCLONE WARNING Bay of Bengal, India Around the Island rowing boat race Tuesday, November 5, 2019, Hong Kong A rowing boat race will take place around Hong Kong Island on 9 November 2019 (Saturday). About 70 rowing boats...
November 5th, 2019 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Rowing, Sports, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 31-Oct-2019 CYCLONE MAHA India Cyclone Maha Thursday, October 31, 2019, India Cyclone Maha formed over Comorin Area, near the southern-most end of the country and the adjoining Equatorial Indian Ocean, and became more well-marked early on Wednesday. The system has concentrated...
October 31st, 2019 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Risk specialist joins Navigate Response as Crisis Response Manager

Risk specialist joins Navigate Response as Crisis Response Manager
Tom Adams Risk specialist joins Navigate Response as Crisis Response Manager Navigate Response, the global maritime crisis communication consultancy, announced today that Tom Adams has joined its expanding London team as a Crisis Response Manager. Tom joins Navigate Response from the security sector...
October 30th, 2019 | Civil Unrest, Claims, Company Profiles, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Groundings, Health and Safety, Maritime Accidents, News, Person Profiles, Piracy and Terrorism, Safety and Security, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 18-Oct-2019 INSTALLATION OF PONTOONS AND GANGWAYS Singapore PORT STATUS WHISKEY SET Mobile, United States PORT PREPARES FOR TROPICAL STORM NESTOR New Orleans, United States INCREASED MAXIMUM DRAUGHT FOR BULK CARRIERS AND TANKERS Torres Strait, Australia SUBMARINE OUTFALL INSPECTION...
October 18th, 2019 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

“K” Line to Provide Relief for Victims of the Typhoon Hagibis

“K” Line to Provide Relief for Victims of the Typhoon Hagibis
.. October 16, 2019, Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd. “K” Line to Provide Relief for Victims of the Typhoon Hagibis Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd. announced that it will provide a monetary donation in the amount of 5 million yen toward relief efforts in the areas damaged by the Typhoon Hagibis last week....
October 16th, 2019 | Corporate Social Responsibility, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons | Read More

CCRIF Announces Final Payout Numbers of US$12.8 million to The Bahamas following Hurricane Dorian

CCRIF Announces Final Payout Numbers of US$12.8 million to The Bahamas following Hurricane Dorian
CCRIF Announces Final Payout Numbers of US$12.8 million to The Bahamas following Hurricane Dorian Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands, September 26, 2019. CCRIF announced today that it has made two payouts to the Government of The Bahamas totalling US$12.8 million (US$12,824,153) following the passage of Hurricane...
September 27th, 2019 | Claims, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Health and Safety, Insurance and Reinsurance | Read More

IMO: Extreme maritime weather – symposium – 23-25 October – London

IMO: Extreme maritime weather – symposium – 23-25 October – London
. IMO: Extreme maritime weather – symposium – 23-25 October – London International Symposium on Extreme Maritime Weather – Towards Safety of Life at Sea and a Sustainable Blue Economy https://public.wmo.int/en/events/meetings/londonsymposium Identifying ways to reduce the loss...
September 25th, 2019 | Climate, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IMO, Oceanology, Organisations, Weather | Read More