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Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 28-Mar-2020 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 29 MARCH-11 APRIL 2020 Worldwide MEASURES REGARDING PREVENTION OF SPREAD OF COVID-19 Cotonou, Benin INTERNATIONAL FLIGHTS HALTED Turkey 24-HOUR CURFEW Bahamas PROACTIVE MEASURES DURING COVID-19 LOCKDOWN South Africa STATE OF EMERGENCY DECLARED Angola CREW...
March 28th, 2020 | Health and Safety, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Falling Markets, global Recession and the Coronavirus effect

Falling Markets, global Recession and the Coronavirus effect
John Faraclas Falling Markets, global Recession and the Coronavirus effect Another interesting week and brace for more difficulties in all fronts. John Faraclas’ daily and weekly recaps: The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost 13 points and now stands  at 556; on a weekly basis same was down 69 points –...
March 27th, 2020 | Airline Industry, Aviation, Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Health and Safety, Markets, Ports & Terminals, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 27-Mar-2020 ESTABLISHMENT OF BUOYS DEMARCATING SOUTHWEST LANTAU MARINE PARK Hong Kong SHUTDOWN ANNOUNCED Trinidad & Tobago VESSEL INSPECTIONS, EXAMS & DOCUMENTATION United States PERMISSION TO LAND Japan SUSPENSION OF ENTRY BY FOREIGN NATIONALS China SHIPPING CLASSED ESSENTIAL...
March 27th, 2020 | Health and Safety, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 26-Mar-2020 ADDITIONAL PORT CHARGES & FEES PROHIBITED Philippines ENTRY RESTRICTIONS Bahrain STATE OF EMERGENCY EXTENDED Bahamas PRECAUTIONS FOR PILOTS Turkey MEASURES TO REDUCE IMPACT OF COVID-19 Runcorn, United Kingdom REVISION OF ISLAND-WIDE CURFEW EXTENSION Sri Lanka PILOT...
March 26th, 2020 | Health and Safety, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Panama Canal Adopts Measures to Guarantee Sustained Operations Amid COVID-19

Panama Canal Adopts Measures to Guarantee Sustained Operations Amid COVID-19
The expanded Panama Canal Panama Canal Adopts Measures to Guarantee Sustained Operations Amid COVID-19 Panama City, Panama, March 25, 2020 – Following the mandatory countrywide lockdown announced by the Panamanian Government to combat the COVID-19 pandemic, the Panama Canal adopted new measures today...
March 26th, 2020 | Health and Safety, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

MAN Cryo develops liquefied methane terminal in Swedish port city Oxelösund

MAN Cryo develops liquefied methane terminal in Swedish port city Oxelösund
.. MAN Cryo develops liquefied methane terminal in Swedish port city Oxelösund Multi-functional terminal extends Swedish methane infrastructure significantly and improves access for the country’s industry Augsburg, 26th of March 2020 −  OxGas, a company fully owned by the Port of Oxelösund in...
March 26th, 2020 | Ports & Terminals, Technical, Technology | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from  GAC 25-Mar-2020 CORONAVIRUS: INSTRUCTIONS FOR SHIPS’ CREWS AT TERMINAL Sullom Voe, United Kingdom TRAVEL RESTRICTIONS FOR AUSTRALIAN CITIZENS Australia DOMESTIC BORDER RESTRICTIONS Australia RESTRICTIONS ON CREW CHANGES SOFTENED Western Australia, Australia COVID-19 LOCKDOWN:...
March 25th, 2020 | Health and Safety, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

RMT calls for government action to save the offshore oil and gas sector

RMT calls for government action to save the offshore oil and gas sector
Mick Cash RMT calls for government action to save the offshore oil and gas sector OFFSHORE union RMT demanded action now to save workers’ jobs and skills from the catastrophic effects of COVID-19 and the collapse in the price of oil to under $25 per barrel in a letter sent today to the Chancellor of...
March 25th, 2020 | Health and Safety, HR, Oil Industry, Rail | Read More

Windward to offer open access to shipping insights to help fight coronavirus

Windward to offer open access to shipping insights to help fight coronavirus
.. Windward to offer open access to shipping insights to help fight coronavirus New live map enables users to understand global shipping activity, see where vessels are coming and going, and assess the impact of COVID-19 on trade over time March 24, 2020: Joining the global fight against COVID-19, Windward,...
March 25th, 2020 | Health and Safety, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ports & Terminals, Technology, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 24-Mar-2020 SUBMARINE CABLE MAINTENANCE WORKS AT AP LEI CHAU AND LAMMA ISLAND Hong Kong IMPACT OF LOCKDOWN ON PORT OPERATIONS India TEMPORARY RESTRICTIONS ON CREW SHORE LEAVE Houston/Galveston, United States BORDERS CLOSED Trinidad & Tobago COVID-19 PROTECTIVE MEASURES...
March 24th, 2020 | Ports & Terminals | Read More

World Sailing response to joint IOC and Tokyo 2020 statement

World Sailing response to joint IOC and Tokyo 2020 statement
World Sailing response to joint IOC and Tokyo 2020 statement Today [24 March 2020] the International Olympic Committee and the Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee issued a joint statement announcing the postponement of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. Available on the IOC website here, the statement read, “In...
March 24th, 2020 | Health and Safety, Sailing, Sports | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 23-Mar-2020 MARINE SITE INVESTIGATION IN STARLING INLET Hong Kong PASSENGER BAN Taiwan COVID-19: STATE OF EMERGENCY UNTIL 15 APRIL Kazakhstan PORT OPERATIONS CONTINUING Saudi Arabia PASSENGER FLIGHTS SUSPENDED United Arab Emirates EXTENSION OF PRECAUTIONARY MEASURES (UPDATE 23...
March 23rd, 2020 | Health and Safety, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 22-Mar-2020 QUARANTINE FOR CARGO VESSELS India DOMESTIC LOGISTICS, INTERNATIONAL FREIGHT FORWARDING & CUSTOMS Philippines COMPLETE CLOSURE OF AIRPORT Trinidad & Tobago DENIAL OF PERMISSION TO LAND Japan LIBYA, QATAR & RUSSIA LISTED AS RESTRICTED COUNTRIES Turkey ADDITIONAL...
March 22nd, 2020 | Health and Safety, News, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 21-Mar-2020 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 22 MARCH-4 APRIL 2020 Worldwide UPDATED COVID-19 INFORMATION Norway SAFETY MEASURES FOR VESSELS Grand Bahama Anchorage, Bahamas MARINE CREW DEEMED ESSENTIAL Canada INSTRUCTIONS TO PORTS FOR DEALING WITH COVID-19 PANDEMIC India COVID-19 RESPONSE (20...
March 21st, 2020 | Health and Safety, Holidays, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from  GAC
Hot Port News from  GAC 20-Mar-2020 ENTRY BAN FOR NON-RESIDENTS: IMPACT ON CREW CHANGES Australia VISA AND ENTRY UPDATES Bahrain BOARDING FORMALITIES Batangas, Philippines PORT STILL OPEN, TWO TERMINALS CLOSED Houston, United States NOVEL CORONAVIRUS: PORT AND FACILITY OPERATIONS United States CURFEW...
March 20th, 2020 | Health and Safety, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Crowley Charters New Tug to Provide West Coast Ship Assist and Escort Services

TBR “Hercules” Crowley Charters New Tug to Provide West Coast Ship Assist and Escort Services (SEATTLE; March 20, 2012) ­– Crowley Maritime Corp.’s marine services group has entered into a bareboat charter with Brusco Tug and Barge for an all new RApport-design tractor tug to serve...
March 20th, 2020 | Ports & Terminals, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

Port of Cork – Business continuity under COVID-19

Port of Cork – Business continuity under COVID-19
‘Tivoli Container Terminal, Port of Cork – 17 March 2020’ Port of Cork – Business continuity under COVID-19 Cork, Ireland, 20th March 2020 – The Port of Cork, Ireland’s second largest port and the key facilitator of trade in the south of Ireland, today confirmed that its freight...
March 20th, 2020 | Health and Safety, Ports & Terminals | Read More

COVID-19 ETF responds to the outcome of Council of Transport Ministers Meeting

COVID-19 ETF responds to the outcome of Council of Transport Ministers Meeting
COVID-19 ETF responds to the outcome of Council of Transport Ministers Meeting Thursday, March 19 – Brussels – In the wake of the informal meeting of the Council of Transport Ministers, the ETF has once again sent a letter to Commissioner Vălean. The ETF waited for the outcome of this...
March 19th, 2020 | Associations, Automobiles, Health and Safety, HR, Inland Waterways, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Rail, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 19-Mar-2020 ENTRY RESTRICTIONS FOR COMMERCIAL VESSELS Australia PROCESSING OF MARITIME CREW VISAS Australia COVID-19 PORT CONDITIONS Azores Islands AIRPORT CLOSED TO NON-NATIONALS Trinidad & Tobago SAFEGUARDING DETAINED CREWMEMBERS New York & Newark, United States AIR...
March 19th, 2020 | Health and Safety, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Safety and Security | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 18-Mar-2020 COVID-19: TWO SHIPS UNDER INVESTIGATION Cape Town, South Africa ADDITIONAL MEASURES TO STRENGTHEN RESPONSE TO COVID-19 Namibia AIRPORTS TO CLOSE TO ARRIVING INTERNATIONAL PASSENGER FLIGHTS Sri Lanka MAINTAINING OF RECORD Port Qasim, Pakistan BAN ON FOREIGN NATIONALS...
March 18th, 2020 | Canals, Health and Safety, Inland Waterways, Logistics, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

COVID-19: Europe’s ports call on EU and Member States to keep goods moving in the EU

COVID-19: Europe’s ports call on EU and Member States to keep goods moving in the EU
(c) Piet Vandenkerkhove MBZ COVID-19: Europe’s ports call on EU and Member States to keep goods moving in the EU 18 March 2020 As main players in the supply of essential goods and materials to European citizens, Europe’s ports are doing everything possible to ensure and guarantee the continuity...
March 18th, 2020 | Associations, Health and Safety, News, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Safety and Security, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 17-Mar-2020 SPECIAL MEASURES ANNOUNCED, PORTS STILL OPERATIONAL Costa Rica BORDERS CLOSED, FLIGHTS SUSPENDED Peru COVID-19 CONTROL MEASURES Uruguay ENTRY/EXIT OF FOREIGN CITIZENS Ecuador FURTHER EXTENSION OF PRECAUTIONARY MEASURES Singapore DREDGING NORTH OF JURONG DUA BUOY Singapore CRUISE...
March 17th, 2020 | Health and Safety, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Forth Ports places order for next generation Damen ASD Tug 2312

Forth Ports places order for next generation Damen ASD Tug 2312
l to r: Frank de Lange (Area director of North, West & South EU, Damen Shipyards Gorinchem), Stuart Wallace (COO Forth Ports Limited) Forth Ports places order for next generation Damen ASD Tug 2312 Damen Shipyards Group has signed a contract with Forth Ports Limited for an ASD Tug 2312. The signing...
March 16th, 2020 | Ports & Terminals, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 15-Mar-2020 PRECAUTIONARY PROCEDURES Yemen UK & IRELAND ADDED TO EUROPEAN TRAVEL BAN United States CLOSURE OF LAND AND AIR PORTS Libya SUSPENSION OF SHORE LEAVE Fujairah, United Arab Emirates Precautionary procedures Sunday, March 15, 2020, Yemen In response to the COVID-19...
March 15th, 2020 | Airline Industry, Aviation, Health and Safety, HR, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 14-Mar-2020 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 15-28 MARCH 2020 Worldwide UPDATED CORONAVIRUS MEASURES Turkey REGULATIONS UPDATE IN RESPONSE TO COVID-19 Taiwan ENTRY RESTRICTIONS Poland VESSEL REPORTING REQUIREMENTS FOR ILLNESS OR DEATH United States EMBARKATION/DISEMBARKATION SUSPENDED Panama HEALTH...
March 14th, 2020 | Health and Safety, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More