Archive for the ‘Ports & Terminals’ Category

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 13-Nov-2019 FENDER REPLACEMENT WORKS AT CASTLE PEAK POWER STATION JETTY, TAP SHEK KOK Hong Kong NON-WEATHER WORKING DAYS DECLARED Dhamra, India TOLLS REDUCTION FOR CRUDE OIL TANKERS (AMENDMENT) Suez Canal, Egypt Fender replacement works at Castle Peak Power Station Jetty, Tap...
November 13th, 2019 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | 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

Safeguarding the development of sustainable cruise activity: a priority for European ports

Safeguarding the development of sustainable cruise activity: a priority for European ports
(c) Port of Oslo 12 November 2019 The sustainability of cruise activity in Europe is currently under pressure. European ports take the concerns expressed very seriously. The vicinity to Europe’s cultural heritage and main must-sees makes many European port cities attractive tourist destinations. Their...
November 12th, 2019 | Cruise Industry, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hanging on in there!

Hanging on in there!
Hanging on in there! François Jambou is this morning less than 500 miles from the finish in Le Marin in Martinique. As such, the leader in the prototype category now has a glimpse of what looks set to be a victorious finish within the next two days. A little over 100 miles astern, Ambrogio Beccaria...
November 12th, 2019 | Sailing, Sports | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 11-Nov-2019 NAVY BOAT RIDES IN CRUISE BAY Singapore FUEL REQUIREMENTS IN THE PANAMA CANAL Panama Canal, Panama PORT OPERATIONS RESUMED AFTER BULBUL MAKES LANDFALL West Bengal, India INSTALLATION & RECOVERY OF DATA MARKER BUOY Singapore SMART NAVIGATION SYSTEM TESTS & MANOEUVRES Singapore Navy...
November 11th, 2019 | Bunkering, Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Davies Turner shortlisted for two freight industry awards

Davies Turner shortlisted for two freight industry awards
Philip Stephenson Davies Turner shortlisted for two freight industry awards Davies Turner, the leading independent international freight and logistics company, has made the finalists shortlist in two categories of the UK’s premier freight forwarding and logistics awards scheme. The British International...
November 11th, 2019 | Logistics | Read More

On Armistice Day maritime union RMT remembers the sacrifice of the Merchant Navy and the Royal Fleet Auxiliary

On Armistice Day maritime union RMT remembers the sacrifice of the Merchant Navy and the Royal Fleet Auxiliary
Mick Cash On Armistice Day maritime union RMT remembers the sacrifice of the Merchant Navy and the Royal Fleet Auxiliary RMT General Secretary Mick Cash said: “Today we remember all those who have lost their lives in conflicts around the globe and as a maritime trade union we particularly remember...
November 11th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Military, News, Rail | Read More

Four days away from denouement?

Four days away from denouement?
Four days away from denouement? After a little over eight days of racing, the fastest of the fleet have already completed two thirds of the 2,700 miles between Las Palmas de Gran Canaria and Le Marin in Martinique. According to the latest routing from Race Management, François Jambou and Ambrogio Beccaria,...
November 10th, 2019 | Sailing, Sports | 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

The leaders at the midway mark, Ferré excels

The leaders at the midway mark, Ferré excels
The leaders at the midway mark, Ferré excels François Jambou (865 – Team BFR Marée Haute Jaune) and Ambrogio Beccaria (943 – Geomag), the respective leaders in the Prototype and Production boat category in this 2nd leg of the Mini-Transat La Boulangère 2019, are at the midway mark in the course...
November 8th, 2019 | Sailing, Sports | 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

The Canal Connection – October 2019

The Canal Connection – October 2019
A vessel passing through the Panama Canal The Canal Connection – October 2019 Improved Technology Platform VUMPA Eases Maritime Procedures in Panama Earlier this month, the Panama Canal and the Panama Maritime Authority (AMP) upgraded their Panama Maritime Single Window System (VUMPA, for its acronym...
November 7th, 2019 | Canals, Press and Media | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 07-Nov-2019 AROUND THE ISLAND CANOE RACE Hong Kong POWER-SHARING AGREEMENT SIGNED Yemen CYCLONE MAY SKIP ODISHA, STILL SET TO INTENSIFY Bay of Bengal, India Around the Island canoe race Thursday, November 7, 2019, Hong Kong A canoe race will take place around Hong Kong Island...
November 7th, 2019 | Rowing, Sports | Read More

Fuel spread (MGO – HSFO) now available for 32 ports on BIMCO website

Fuel spread (MGO – HSFO) now available for 32 ports on BIMCO website
Peter Sand Fuel spread now available for 32 ports on BIMCO website BIMCO members can now monitor the price spread between Marine Gas Oil Low Sulphur and 380 centistoke High Sulphur Fuel Oil in 32 different ports around the world with daily information supplied by MABUX. The service is intended to assist...
November 7th, 2019 | Associations, BIMCO, Bunkering, Ports & Terminals | Read More

PEMA launches its official video

PEMA launches its official video
PEMA launches its official video The Port Equipment Manufacturers Association (PEMA) has launched its official video that provides a snapshot of the Association’s vital work in the global ports and terminals sector. Established in 2004, PEMA has grown rapidly – 18 new members have joined the...
November 7th, 2019 | Associations, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ports & Terminals, Technical | 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

Chris Porter joins Kukla Beverage Logistics

Chris Porter  joins Kukla Beverage Logistics
Chris Porter CHRIS PORTER Joins Kukla Beverage Logistics  Kukla Beverage Logistics are pleased to announce that former Porter & Laker, Hillebrand director and Benevolent CEO, Chris Porter has joined the company in October. Porter will undertake a business development role to promote the global range...
November 6th, 2019 | Food and Drink, Logistics | Read More

Owner summit opens Europort 2019 to visionary ideas

Owner summit opens Europort 2019 to visionary ideas
Europort 2019 opening summit Owner summit opens Europort 2019 to visionary ideas The launch of Europort 2019 at the Rotterdam Ahoy today saw well-known journalist Geert Maarse bring four of the leading owners in Europe’s special ship segments to grips with the key challenges facing the maritime industries...
November 5th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

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

GAC becomes Aberdeen FC’s first Official Logistics Partner

GAC becomes Aberdeen FC’s first Official Logistics Partner
Back – Alexis Black (Marketing & Communications – GAC), Robert Wicks (Commercial Director – AFC), Gavin Johnston (UK Energy Manager – GAC), Adrian Henry (UK Agency General Manager – GAC). Front – AFC’s Scott Mckenna (Defender), Joe Lewis (Goalkeeper). GAC becomes Aberdeen FC’s...
November 5th, 2019 | Energy, Logistics, Ship Agencies, Ship Supplies, Sports | Read More

Container Terminal StPb nine-month box volumes

Container Terminal StPb nine-month box volumes
… Container Terminal StPb nine-month box volumes CONTAINER THROUGHPUT OF CTSP IN 9 MONTHS RISES 5.7% TO 581,600 TEUS In January-September of 2019, Container Terminal Saint-Petersburg JSC (CTSP) handled 581,600 TEUs, which represents a 5.7% growth on in the same period a year earlier. Container...
November 5th, 2019 | Containers, Ports & Terminals, Statistics | Read More

Reds continue to govern falling Dry and Wet Markets

Reds continue to govern falling Dry and Wet Markets
Anny Zade and John Faraclas                             Reds continue to govern falling Dry and Wet Markets The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost another 22 points earlier on today despite a contained fall of the Capes and now stands at...
November 4th, 2019 | Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Environment, Events, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Exhibitions, Marinas, Maritime History and Museums, News, Paintings and Sculpture, Press and Media, Sailing, Sports, Tourism, Yachting | Read More

Greece pledges a sustainable approach to cruise tourism

Greece pledges a sustainable approach to cruise tourism
Tourism minister Theoharis Greece pledges a sustainable approach to cruise tourism By James Brewer Greece’s new tourism minister has said he is working on plans which in effect could save the country from the blight of cruiseship-led over-tourism. Harry Theoharis told a press conference at the World...
November 4th, 2019 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Exhibitions, Insight, Marinas, Maritime Tourism, Organisations, Politics and Government, Ports & Terminals, Tourism | 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

The Atlantic chessboard

The Atlantic chessboard
The Atlantic chessboard A little over 48 hours after the start of the second leg of the Mini-Transat La Boulangère (Las Palmas de Gran Canaria/Le Marin), everyone is positioning their pawns. With little information and few tools at their disposal, the sailors are having to decide which strategy they...
November 4th, 2019 | Sailing, Sports | Read More