Archive for the ‘Canals’ Category

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Hot Port news from GAC
06-Dec-2018 DREDGING OFF TUAS MEGA YARD Singapore BAD WEATHER HALTS NORTHBOUND TRAFFIC Bosphorus, Turkey COAST GUARD ISSUES SAFETY BROADCAST AFTER ROCKET LANDS IN WATER Cape Canaveral, United States NEW PORT LIMITS Singapore Dredging off Tuas Mega Yard Thursday, December 6, 2018, Singapore From 10 December...
December 6th, 2018 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
22-Nov-2018 ROWING BOAT RACE Hong Kong SUPPLY & DELIVERY OF SAND AT TUAS VIEW EXTENSION Singapore REPAIR OF DAMAGED REVETMENTS Singapore SUSPENSION OF TRAFFIC FOR PASSAGE OF CRANE SHIP Dardanelles, Turkey Rowing Boat Race Thursday, November 22, 2018, Hong Kong A rowing boat race will take place...
November 22nd, 2018 | Canals, Construction, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Rowing | Read More

Last reminder – FEPORT – Invitation to the 4th Annual Stakeholders’ Conference

Last reminder – FEPORT – Invitation to the 4th Annual Stakeholders’ Conference
From FEPORT: On 29th November, FEPORT will organize its Fourth Annual Stakeholders’ Conference in Brussels. This year’s topic is “How can multimodal connectivity and digital platforms turn trade into a growth engine?” If you would like to attend our event but did not have time yet to register,...
November 15th, 2018 | Canals, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Inland Waterways, Logistics, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
14-Nov-2018 TRAFFIC SUSPENDED AT BEAUMONT / PORT ARTHUR DUE TO WEATHER Beaumont / Port Arthur WORKS AT TUAS TERMINAL PHASE 2 Tuas, Singapore TRAFFIC DELAYED DUE TO WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS Dardanelles, Turkey Traffic suspended at Beaumont / Port Arthur due to weather Wednesday, November 14, 2018, Beaumont...
November 14th, 2018 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
09-Nov-2018 AROUND THE ISLAND YACHT RACE Hong Kong RECORD ANNUAL CARGO TONNAGE IN FISCAL YEAR 2018 Panama Canal, Panama SECURITY ZONE ESTABLISHED AROUND GROUNDED FRIGATE Bergen, Norway Around the Island Yacht Race Friday, November 9, 2018, Hong Kong A large-scale yacht race will take place around Hong...
November 9th, 2018 | Canals, Groundings, Marine Insurance, Maritime Accidents, Military, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Safety and Security, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
02-Nov-2018 MARINE SITE INVESTIGATION OFF TUI MIN HOI, SAI KUNG Hong Kong SEAWALL REINSTATEMENT WORKS AT TSEUNG KWAN O Hong Kong WATER DEPTHS IN INNER CHANNELS & APPROACHES Jebel Dhanna Ruwais, United Arab Emirates NATIONAL STRIKE LOOMING Nigeria Marine site investigation off Tui Min Hoi, Sai Kung Friday,...
November 2nd, 2018 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Strikes | Read More

GAC-owned office now open in Panama

GAC-owned office now open in Panama
As part of GAC Group’s growth strategy across the Americas region, a GAC-owned office is now operational in Panama, providing a wide range of shipping services to vessels calling at Panamanian ports or transiting the Panama Canal.  The Panama Canal links the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans, permitting...
October 15th, 2018 | Canals, Company Profiles, Inland Waterways, Logistics, Ports & Terminals, Ship Agencies | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
08-Oct-2018 TEMPORARY LOADING FACILITY AT FORMER KAI TAK AIRPORT RUNWAY Hong Kong CANAL ANNOUNCES UPCOMING 2018-2019 CRUISE SEASON Panama Canal, Panama Temporary loading facility at former Kai Tak Airport runway Monday, October 8, 2018, Hong Kong A temporary loading facility has been established at...
October 8th, 2018 | Canals, Cruise Industry, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
03-Oct-2018 CANAL TRANSITS FOUR LNG VESSELS IN ONE DAY Panama Canal, Panama SUPER TYPHOON KONG REY Taiwan ALERT RAISED AS VOLCANO ERUPTS Sulawesi, Indonesia Canal transits four LNG vessels in one day Wednesday, October 3, 2018, Panama Canal, Panama The Panama Canal reached a new milestone [on Monday]...
October 3rd, 2018 | Canals, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

TOC Americas 2018: Latin America’s next wave of maritime, port and inland freight logistics…

TOC Americas 2018: Latin America’s next wave of maritime, port and inland freight logistics…
.. TOC Americas 2018: Latin America’s next wave of maritime, port and inland freight logistics – demand and supply under the spotlight Major carriers, BCOs, port operators, investors and analysts gather at annual TOC Americas forum in Panama this November to discuss modernisation and expansion...
September 27th, 2018 | Canals, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Inland Waterways, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Ports & Terminals, Rail | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
24-Sep-2018 ESCORT TUG REQUIREMENTS FOR NEOPANAMAX VESSELS DUE TO DISPLACEMENT (UPDATE) Panama Canal, Panama YACHT RACES BETWEEN HONG KONG AND MACAU Hong Kong Escort tug requirements for Neopanamax vessels due to displacement (update) Monday, September 24, 2018, Panama Canal, Panama In response to inquiries...
September 24th, 2018 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
14-Sep-2018 MARINE SOIL INVESTIGATION WORKS OFF WEST JURONG CHANNEL Singapore SUPER TYPHOON MANGKHUT Hong Kong PORT READINESS CONDITION YANKEE SET Savannah, United States ESTABLISHMENT OF SILT CURTAIN AT RAMBLER CHANNEL Hong Kong FLORENCE MAKES LANDFALL NEAR WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH, NORTH CAROLINA North &...
September 14th, 2018 | Canals, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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10-Sep-2018 CHANGES IN VESSEL DIMENSION ELIGIBILITY FOR THE ADDITIONAL BOOKING SLOT Panama Canal, Panama SPECIAL VESSEL SECURITY INSPECTIONS Shanghai, China Changes in vessel dimension eligibility for the additional booking slot Monday, September 10, 2018, Panama Canal, Panama Effective October 1,...
September 10th, 2018 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Safety and Security | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
07-Sep-2018 PORT STATUS NORMAL FOR PORT MOBILE AREA OPERATIONS POST TROPICAL STORM GORDON Mobile, USA GATUN LOCKS OUTAGE Panama Canal, Panama POST-STORM PORT RECOVERY UPDATES Mobile, United States SABINE PASS CHANNEL DRAFT RESTRICTION UPDATE Port Arthur, United States ONE WAY TRAFFIC Lower Mississippi...
September 7th, 2018 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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03-Sep-2018 TUGBOAT ENGINE FAILURE AT BOSPHORUS STRAIT Bosphorus Strait, Turkey FUEL OIL LEAKAGE AT ALIAGA NEMRUT BAY Aliaga Nemrut Bay, Turkey CHANGES IN TAMAN PORT TARIFFS Taman, Russia Τugboat engine failure at Bosphorus Strait Monday, September 3, 2018, Bosphorus Strait, Turkey A small tugboat,...
September 3rd, 2018 | Canals, Environment, Oil Spill, Pollution, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
31-Aug-2018 KIEL-CANAL WAITING TIMES Kiel-Canal, Germany TEMPORARY WITHDRAWAL OF WEATHER BUOYS TO THE SOUTH OF CHEUNG CHAU, AND SOUTHEAST OF SHA CHAU Hong Kong YACHT RACES BETWEEN DISCOVERY BAY AND MIDDLE ISLAND Hong Kong SUBMARINE CABLE REPAIR WORKS NEAR MAN KOK TSUI, LANTAU ISLAND Hong Kong DREDGED...
August 31st, 2018 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Ports & Terminals, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
28-Aug-2018 CONSTRUCTION OF QUAY WALL OFF TUAS MEGA YARD Singapore VICTORY DAY PUBLIC HOLIDAY Turkey TUGBOAT ESCORT COSTS Turkish Straits, Turkey Construction of quay wall off Tuas Mega Yard Tuesday, August 28, 2018, Singapore From 5 September 2018 to 28 February 2019, quay wall construction works will...
August 28th, 2018 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
27-Aug-2018 SAFETY ZONE FOR BIG RIVER REGIONAL PADDLE BOARD RACE Lower Mississippi River, United States ANCHORAGE CLOSED Port Kembla, Australia LOCK CHAMBER CLOSURE FOR MAINTENANCE Kiel Canal, Germany PORT STATUS UPDATE (27 AUGUST 2018) Yemen Safety Zone for Big River Regional Paddle Board Race Monday,...
August 27th, 2018 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
22-Aug-2018 REMOVAL OF JETTY AND INSTALLATION OF MONO PILES Singapore SUNKEN BUOY IN SHIPPING CHANNEL (UPDATE 22 AUGUST) Pascagoula, United States REVISION OF REQUIREMENTS FOR HOT WORK ON BOARD VESSELS Panama Canal, Panama HURRICANE LANE MOVING TOWARD MAIN HAWAIIAN ISLANDS Hawaii, United States Removal...
August 22nd, 2018 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
21-Aug-2018 MARINE WORKS OFF PAK MONG, LANTAU ISLAND Hong Kong SUNKEN BUOY IN CHANNEL, TRAFFIC SUSPENDED Pascagoula, United States HEAVY LIFT OPERATIONS Lower Mississippi River, United States Marine works off Pak Mong, Lantau Island Tuesday, August 21, 2018, Hong Kong For approximately 11 months, marine...
August 21st, 2018 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
20-Aug-2018 MARINE WORKS AT THE BLACK POINT POWER STATION Hong Kong LOCK CLOSURE FOR MAINTENANCE & REPAIRS Kiel Canal, Germany SHORE PROTECTION WORKS Singapore Marine works at the Black Point Power Station Monday, August 20, 2018, Hong Kong For approximately 13 months, marine works involving reinstatement...
August 20th, 2018 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
15-Aug-2018 LOCK CHAMBER TO CLOSE FOR MAINTENANCE AND REPAIRS Kiel Canal, Germany MARINE WORKS NORTH OF SHA CHAU Hong Kong Lock chamber to close for maintenance and repairs Wednesday, August 15, 2018, Kiel Canal, Germany The Kiel Canal Authority has announced that one big new lock chamber at Brunsbuettel...
August 15th, 2018 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
11-Aug-2018 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 12-25 AUGUST 2018 Worldwide GATUN LOCKS LANE OUTAGE Panama Canal, Panama World Holidays: 12-25 August 2018 Saturday, August 11, 2018, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 14 Aug (Tue) – Pakistan Independence Day 15 Aug...
August 11th, 2018 | Canals, Holidays, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
  07-Aug-2018 WORKS AT RAFFLES PIER (WEST), OFF KEPPEL SHIPYARD Singapore PORT OPERATIONS UNAFFECTED BY EARTHQUAKE Lombok, Indonesia YEMENI PORTS STATUS UPDATE (6 AUGUST 2018) Yemen BROWN MARMORATED STINK BUG MEASURES – UPDATE Australia Works at Raffles Pier (West), off Keppel Shipyard Tuesday,...
August 7th, 2018 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
06–Aug-2018 RECLAMATION WORKS OFF CHANGI EAST Singapore PROHIBITION ON VESSELS TRANSITING, ANCHORING OR REMAINING IN DEMARCATED AREA OFF MARINA BARRAGE Singapore MARINE OPERATIONS HALTED DUE TO HIGH WINDS Dammam, Saudi Arabia FLOATING BARRIERS ACROSS STARLING INLET Hong Kong SAUDI ARABIA TO RESUME...
August 6th, 2018 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More