Archive for the ‘Ports & Terminals’ Category

Leaderboards take shape on Day 2 at Hempel World Cup Series Miami

Leaderboards take shape on Day 2 at Hempel World Cup Series Miami
.. Leaderboards take shape on Day 2 at Hempel World Cup Series Miami Sailors were greeted with cooler temperatures, sunny skies, and plenty of breeze on the second day of the 2020 Hempel World Cup Series Miami, USA. On Tuesday, the 470 Men and Women, Laser, Laser Radial, and Finn fleets completed two...
January 22nd, 2020 | Sailing, Sports | Read More

Hot Port News fom GAC

Hot Port News fom GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 21-Jan-2020 DEMOLITION WORKS AT SOUTHERN TUAS BASIN Singapore CONSTRUCTION OF OUTFALLS AT THE FORMER KAI TAK RUNWAY Hong Kong GEOTHERMAL ENERGY RESEARCH ENTERS NEXT PHASE Rotterdam, Netherlands DISEASE OUTBREAK WARNING Aden, Yemen Demolition works at Southern Tuas Basin Tuesday,...
January 21st, 2020 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Panalpina, now part of the DSV Panalpina Group, recognised as an ‘A lister’ for its efforts to combat climate change

Panalpina, now part of the DSV Panalpina Group, recognised as an ‘A lister’ for its efforts to combat climate change
. Panalpina, now part of the DSV Panalpina Group, recognised as an ‘A lister’ for its efforts to combat climate change Panalpina, which was acquired by DSV in 2019, has been commended for its climate action, achieving a place on non-profit CDP’s ‘A List’ for climate change, based on the...
January 21st, 2020 | Climate, Energy, Environment, Land Trasnport, Logistics | Read More

Nations clash over Olympic qualifying spots on Day 1 at Hempel World Cup Series Miami

Nations clash over Olympic qualifying spots on Day 1 at Hempel World Cup Series Miami
.. Nations clash over Olympic qualifying spots on Day 1 at Hempel World Cup Series Miami  On Monday, the 182 sailors from 45 nations demonstrated their skills on spectacular Biscayne Bay in the first of six days of racing at 2020 Hempel World Cup Series Miami, USA. This event marks the second...
January 21st, 2020 | Sailing, Sports | Read More

Coal Throughput at Vostochny Port rose 5.2% to 25.51 million tonnes in 2019

Coal Throughput at Vostochny Port rose 5.2% to 25.51 million tonnes in 2019
A view of the Vostochny Port Coal Throughput at Vostochny Port rose 5.2% to 25.51 million tonnes in 2019 In 2019, Vostochny Port JSC, operator of Russia’s largest dedicated terminal offering technologically advanced transshipment of coal (run by Port Management Company, PMC LLC) handled 25.51 million...
January 20th, 2020 | Ports & Terminals, Reports | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

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

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

Paris and Tokyo MoU: Prohibition on carriage of non-compliant fuel

Paris and Tokyo MoU: Prohibition on carriage of non-compliant fuel
Paris and Tokyo MoU: Prohibition on carriage of non-compliant fuel  The Tokyo and Paris Memoranda of Understanding (MoUs) on port State control (PSC) have been working collaboratively to ensure that vessel owners and operators are aware that under the Authorities belonging to these MoUs, inspections...
January 20th, 2020 | Bunkering, Ports & Terminals, Regulatory | Read More

Hempel World Cup Series Miami participants team up to rescue a coral reef

Hempel World Cup Series Miami participants team up to rescue a coral reef
. Hempel World Cup Series Miami participants team up to rescue a coral reef  Ahead of the Hempel World Cup Series event in Miami, USA, sailors and officials teamed up on Friday 17 January to rescue a coral reef. The expedition, led by World Sailing and the University of Miami, and supported by Hempel,...
January 18th, 2020 | Charity, Environment, Oceanology, Pollution, Sailing, Sports | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 18-Jan-2020 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 19 JANUARY-1 FEBRUARY 2020 Worldwide World Holidays: 19 January-1 February 2020 Saturday, January 18, 2020, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: Thu 23 Jan-Wed 29 Jan – Chinese New Year Sun 26 Jan...
January 18th, 2020 | Holidays, Port Conditions, 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

A record year for cruise expected at Port of Southampton

A record year for cruise expected at Port of Southampton
A photo taken on a day when the port welcomed six cruise ships in 2018 A record year for cruise expected at Port of Southampton This year, the Port of Southampton is expecting a record number of cruise ships making maiden calls to the port.   In 2020, the port will see 14 maiden calls from cruise vessels...
January 17th, 2020 | Cruise Industry, Ports & Terminals | Read More

PEMA announces appointment of Head of Technology

PEMA announces appointment of Head of Technology
​ Pat O’Leary PEMA announces appointment of Head of Technology The Port Equipment Manufacturers Association (PEMA) has appointed Pat O’Leary as its first dedicated Head of Technology, a non-remunerated role to support the Association’s growing editorial output on key challenges facing the global...
January 17th, 2020 | Associations, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ports & Terminals, Technical, Technology | Read More

Davies Turner wins freight industry ‘Oscar’

Davies Turner wins freight industry ‘Oscar’
Edward Stephenson (right), director of Davies Turner, with awards host Ade Adepitan, and a representative of category sponsor, TT Club. Davies Turner wins freight industry ‘Oscar’ Davies Turner, the UK’s largest independent freight forwarding and logistics company, has taken first place in the...
January 17th, 2020 | Awards, Logistics | Read More

Stakeholders in the Maritime Logistic Supply urge the Commission to proceed to a proper objective evaluation of the Consortia BER

Stakeholders in the Maritime Logistic Supply urge the Commission to proceed to a proper objective evaluation of the Consortia BER
. Stakeholders in the Maritime Logistic Supply urge the Commission to proceed to a proper objective evaluation of the Consortia BER Brussels, January 17th, 2020 Stakeholders in the Maritime Logistic Supply urge the Commission to proceed to a proper objective evaluation of the Consortia BER to guarantee...
January 17th, 2020 | Associations, Logistics | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 16-Jan-2020 HEIGHTENED ALERT FOR VIRAL PNEUMONIA Philippines TEMPORARY SUSPENSION OF SHIPS’ GARBAGE SERVICES Esperance, Australia Heightened alert for viral pneumonia Thursday, January 16, 2020, Philippines China has reported an outbreak of a mysterious viral pneumonia which...
January 16th, 2020 | Health and Safety, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Maritime Minister Hails Port’s Green Credentials

Maritime Minister Hails Port’s Green Credentials
.. Maritime Minister Hails Port’s Green Credentials The Maritime Minister, Nusrat Ghani, has today (Thursday, 16 January) hailed the Port of Blyth as one of the leading lights in the British maritime industry’s push for a greener, cleaner future. Visiting the port, the Minister saw first-hand the...
January 16th, 2020 | Environment, News, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

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

IBIA & S&P Global Platts – Dubai Conference

IBIA & S&P Global Platts – Dubai Conference
IBIA & S&P Global Platts – Dubai Conference MIDDLE EAST BUNKER FUEL CONFERENCE  WITH S&P GLOBAL PLATTS    March 11-12, 2020 Queen Elizabeth 2 Hotel, (QE2), Dubai, UAE WHERE THE BUNKER INDUSTRY CONNECTS   Dear Colleague, The IMO 2020 sulfur cap has finally arrived. What is...
January 15th, 2020 | Associations, Bunkering, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

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

Hempel World Cup Series to heat up in Miami

Hempel World Cup Series to heat up in Miami
.. Hempel World Cup Series to heat up in Miami The Hempel World Cup Series rolls into Miami, in the sunshine state of Florida, USA from 19 – 25 January 2020 for the second instalment of the 2020 Series. 205 sailors from 50 nations will race across seven fleets in Miami and the stakes are high for North...
January 14th, 2020 | Sailing, Sports | Read More

ABB presents recommendation for zero-emission marine technology to US Congress

ABB presents recommendation for zero-emission marine technology to US Congress
ABB presents recommendation for zero-emission marine technology to US Congress ABB presents recommendation for zero-emission marine technology to US Congress ABB Marine & Ports delivered testimony in the US House of Representatives Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure about the future of...
January 14th, 2020 | Emissions, Environment, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Panama Canal to Adopt Measures to Ensure Water Availability & Route’s Reliability

Panama Canal to Adopt Measures to Ensure Water Availability & Route’s Reliability
The expanded Panama Canal Panama Canal to Adopt Measures to Ensure Water Availability & Route’s Reliability Following an extended period of low rainfall, the waterway will implement changes to sustain water levels and minimize impacts on customers. Panama City, Panama, January 13, 2020 –...
January 14th, 2020 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Port of Ashod first reference for Port Dome

Port of Ashod first reference for Port Dome
Orna Hozman Bechor, Chairwoman, Ashdod Port (photographed accredited to Ronen Akerman Port of Ashod first reference for Port Dome PORT OF ASHDOD PROVIDES NAVAL DOME WITH ITS FIRST REFERENCE FOR PORT-DOME CYBER SECURITY SYSTEM  Naval Dome has signed an agreement to defend the Port of Ashdod’s critical...
January 14th, 2020 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Safety and Security, Technology | Read More

Freight forwarders stand to benefit from wider access to Government apprenticeship service

Freight forwarders stand to benefit from wider access to Government apprenticeship service
Robert Keen Freight forwarders stand to benefit from wider access to Government apprenticeship service The British International Freight Association (BIFA) says that the recent announcement that the UK government is expanding access to the apprenticeship service to employers who are not one of the existing...
January 13th, 2020 | Logistics | Read More