Archive for the ‘Ports & Terminals’ Category

Hot Port news from GAC

Hot Port news from GAC
22-May-2017 SUBMARINE CABLE DUCT CONSTRUCTION WORKS Hong Kong INCREASES TO PORT TARIFFS Hodeidah, Yemen PORT CLOSURE Jubail, Saudi Arabia OPERATIONS SUSPENDED DUE TO HIGH WINDS King Abdul Aziz Port, Damman, Saudi Arabia Submarine cable duct construction works Monday, May 22,...
May 22nd, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Europort Masterclasses shape industry thinking

Europort Masterclasses shape industry thinking
Europort 2017 will once again feature a series of masterclasses allowing leading maritime and offshore professionals and experts to share knowledge and experiences on the hot topics facing ship owners, operators and suppliers. For each masterclass, a plenary session with four invited speakers will be...
May 22nd, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, IT and Communications, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Supporting the inland waterways

Supporting the inland waterways
What a place to be… Allaboutshipping is renown for its support on the World’s Inland Waterways and whenever the chance we do report and support in a multitude of ways the canals either business ones for cargo or for those for leisure. Past live reports include Venice, Amsterdam, Hamburg,...
May 21st, 2017 | Inland Waterways, Maritime History and Museums, Maritime Tourism, Tourism | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
20-May-2017 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 21 MAY-3 JUNE 2017 Worldwide World Holidays: 21 May-3 June 2017 Saturday, May 20, 2017, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 22 May (Mon) – Yemen Unification Day 25 May (Thu) – Ascension Day 25...
May 20th, 2017 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

BEUMER Group: Effectively shaping digital transformation

BEUMER Group:  Effectively shaping digital transformation
he new BEUMER app enables users to keep an eye on the current status of the machines connected to their system using their mobile devicesPicture credits: BEUMER Group GmbH & Co. KG What will the world of logistics look like in a couple of years? Will drones with stock orders fly through storehouses,...
May 19th, 2017 | IT and Communications, Logistics, Technical, Technology | Read More

Kent’s Andy Reid returns to the oceans in new round-the-world record attempt

Kent’s Andy Reid returns to the oceans in new round-the-world record attempt
Andy Reid Kent’s Andy Reid (47) is returning to the oceans by joining the crew of Team Britannia, a new round-the-world record attempt. The self-confessed adrenaline junkie will join the round-the-world powerboat, which hopes to slash up to seven days off the current record of 60 days 23 hours 49 minutes,...
May 19th, 2017 | News, Sailing, Sports | Read More

Contained loses with the BDI@957 points

Contained loses with the BDI@957 points
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) ended the day at 957 points, that’s down three, thanks to the volatile  Capers which where strengthened with 48 plus points and the BCI 2014 is now standing at 1,638 points; Geopolitics take more than ten twists and turns… John Faraclas’ daily recap: The...
May 18th, 2017 | Arctic Shipping, Chartering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Markets, Piracy and Terrorism, Ports & Terminals, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Technical, Technology, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Marinakis heads a 100% take-over of Nottingham Forest FC

Marinakis heads a 100% take-over of Nottingham Forest FC
Evangelos M. Marinakis London, May 18, 2017 – Nottingham Forest FC has announced the take-over of the Club by a consortium headed by Evangelos M. Marinakis, a Greek shipowner, businessman and owner of Greek champions Olympiacos FC, and Sokratis Kominakis, a Greek businessman and investor, previously...
May 18th, 2017 | Sports | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
18-May-2017 AMENDED ANCHORAGE AREAS Taman, Russia Amended anchorage areas Thursday, May 18, 2017, Taman, Russia In accordance with Harbor Master’s order dated 15 May 2017 Nr MM-12-r ships calling at Taman port may drop anchor/remain at anchor at the following anchorage positions: ANCHORAGE...
May 18th, 2017 | Ports & Terminals | Read More

World Sailing and Volvo join forces for the future of sailing

World Sailing and Volvo join forces for the future of sailing
.. The Volvo Ocean Race, Volvo Group and Volvo Car Group will today become the Official Automotive Partner of World Sailing, the International Governing Body for the sport.   As part of an ambitious plan, World Sailing will partner with the Volvo Ocean Race, owned by Volvo Group and Volvo Car Group,...
May 18th, 2017 | Associations, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Last call for the ESPO Conference on 1 and 2 June 2017: Book now! Barcelona is waiting for you!

Last call for the ESPO Conference on 1 and 2 June 2017: Book now! Barcelona is waiting for you!
17 May 2017 – On 1 and 2 June, the European Sea Ports Organisation is gathering for the 14th edition of its Annual conference.  More than 200 participants are already joining us but registrations are still open. For the late deciders, herewith a short overview of what to expect: During this year’s...
May 17th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
16-May-2017 VIADUCT CONSTRUCTION WORKS AT JUNK BAY Hong Kong DREDGING IN WESTERN DANGEROUS GOODS ANCHORAGE Hong Kong Viaduct construction works at Junk Bay Tuesday, May 16, 2017, Hong Kong For approximately 24 months, viaduct construction works will be carried out within the...
May 16th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Navis releases N4 3.4 to Enhance Terminal Operations and Increase Reliability

Navis releases N4 3.4 to Enhance Terminal Operations and Increase Reliability
Navis’ Agile Development Methodology Helps Customers More Quickly Experience Shipping Supply Chain Optimization with Latest Upgrades  Oakland, CA— May 16, 2017—Navis, a part of Cargotec Corporation and provider of operational technologies and services that unlock greater performance and efficiency...
May 16th, 2017 | IT and Communications, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Hot Port news from GAC

Hot Port news from GAC
15-May-2017 SHOALING IN CHESTER RANGE Delaware River, USA BMW SAILING FEST Turkish Straits, Turkey Shoaling in Chester Range Monday, May 15, 2017, Delaware River, USA The Captain of the Port, Delaware Bay, is notifying mariners of shoaling that has been reported in the Delaware...
May 15th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Poole Harbour Boat Show…

Poole Harbour Boat Show…
… POOLE HARBOUR BOAT SHOW – AN IMPRESSIVE LINE UP OF ON-WATER ACTIVITIES There’s just one week until the start of the Poole Harbour Boat Show, in association with Sunseeker, which runs from 19-21 May. In addition to more than 200 exhibitors, Royal Navy and Border Force vessels, four tall ships...
May 15th, 2017 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Marinas, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Going to California: THORDON man prepares for 877km charity race

Going to California: THORDON man prepares for 877km charity race
Sam wearing his Thordon-sponsored jersey outside the famous Raffles Hotel, Singapore, during training sessions for the LifeCycle ride Sam Williams, Thordon Bearings’ Regional Manager, Eastern Asia, will join 3000 cyclists this June in an 877km bike ride across California to raise funds for the...
May 15th, 2017 | Charity, Sports | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
13-May-2017 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 14-27 MAY 2017 Worldwide World Holidays: 14-27 May 2017 Saturday, May 13, 2017, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 16 May (Tue) – Norwegian Constitution Day| 18 May (Thu) – Turkmenistan Revival...
May 13th, 2017 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
12-May-2017 WITHDRAWAL OF PROPOSED RULE RELATING TO CUSTOMS APPLICATION OF THE JONES ACT United States ESTABLISHMENT OF TEMPORARY MOORING BUOY AT JUNK BAY Hong Kong REPLACEMENT OF WATER PIPELINE BETWEEN PENG CHAU AND SUNSHINE ISLAND Hong Kong Withdrawal of proposed rule relating...
May 12th, 2017 | Ports & Terminals | Read More

General cargo leads Marseille Fos Q1 results

General cargo leads Marseille Fos Q1 results
Marseilles passenger terminal – picture credits Anny Zade First-quarter cargo throughput at leading French port Marseille Fos was marked by strong growth in general cargo – container, ro-ro and conventional traffic – which totalled 4.98 million tonnes for an 11% increase on January-March last...
May 12th, 2017 | Automobiles, Automobiles, Car trade, Coastal Shipping, Container shipping, Cruise Ferry, Cruise Industry, Dry Bulkcarriers, Gas, Liner Shipping and Trade, LNG, LPG, Maritime Tourism, Markets, Oil Industry, Ports & Terminals, Reefer Containers, Reports, Statistics, Tankers | Read More

Extend the summer and enjoy life on the water at Southampton Boat Show 2017

Extend the summer and enjoy life on the water at Southampton Boat Show 2017
Murray Ellis Returning for its 49th year, the Southampton Boat Show is planning to get more people than ever before participating in boating and watersports activities with an array of exciting on the water features at this year’s biggest festival of boating. With participation in the UK on the rise...
May 12th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Marinas, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Award-winning journalist returns to the oceans in new round-the-world record attempt

Award-winning journalist returns to the oceans in new round-the-world record attempt
Clive Tully Award-winning travel journalist and photographer Clive Tully (64) is returning to the waves by joining the crew of Team Britannia, a new round-the-world record attempt. The multiple world powerboat record-holder is part of the record attempt, which hopes to cut up to seven days off the current...
May 12th, 2017 | Sailing, Sports | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
11-May-2017 PORT AUTHORITY LAUNCHES ‘NAVIGATE’ ROUTE PLANNER Rotterdam, Netherlands Port Authority launches ‘Navigate’ route planner Thursday, May 11, 2017, Rotterdam, Netherlands The Port of Rotterdam Authority has launched ‘Navigate’ at the Transport Logistic...
May 11th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Regulatory | Read More

Crowley to Supply Additional LNG to Major Pharmaceutical Company in Puerto Rico

Crowley to Supply Additional LNG to Major Pharmaceutical Company in Puerto Rico
… (SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico; May 11, 2017) – Crowley Maritime Corp.’s  liquefied natural gas  (LNG) services group has been awarded a multi-year contract to supply additional volumes of containerized, U.S.-sourced LNG to a major pharmaceutical company’s manufacturing plants in Puerto Rico....
May 11th, 2017 | Land Trasnport, LNG, Logistics | Read More

Peel Ports appoints new port director for container business

Peel Ports appoints new port director for container business
Jouke Schaap, Container Director Peel Ports – Company also hires 22 new recruits from within 15m radius of port – Peel Ports, owner and developer of the £400m Liverpool2 deep-water container terminal, has appointed APM Terminals’ Jouke Schaap to head up its entire container operations. The...
May 11th, 2017 | Company Profiles, Container shipping, Containers, HR, Markets, People and Places, Person Profiles, Ports & Terminals | Read More

IMO Tier III compliant Wärtsilä engines to power world’s largest expedition mega yachts

IMO Tier III compliant Wärtsilä engines to power world’s largest expedition mega yachts
The new and innovative expedition mega yacht, owned by Genting Hong Kong, will be powered by Wärtsilä engines combined with NOR systems. Wärtsilä Corporation, 11 May 2017 at 10 am EET – The technology group Wärtsilä is to supply the main engines for a new and innovative expedition mega yacht,...
May 11th, 2017 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Yachting | Read More