Archive for the ‘Inland Waterways’ Category

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  23-Nov-2017 AROUND THE ISLAND ROWING BOAT RACE AND CANOE RACES Hong Kong STRONG WINDS HALT PORT OPS Dammam, Saudi Arabia PORT CLOSED FOR BERTHING AND SAILING Jubail, Saudi Arabia CHRISTMAS & NEW YEAR WORKING ARRANGEMENTS ANNOUNCED Melbourne, Australia Around the Island Rowing...
November 23rd, 2017 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Sports, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  22-Nov-2017 CHANNEL RESTRICTION FOR PIPELINE REMOVAL Neches River, United States Channel restriction for pipeline removal Wednesday, November 22, 2017, Neches River, United States Pipeline removal operations will begin on Friday, November 24, 2017 in the vicinity of Enterprise...
November 22nd, 2017 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Intermodal Europe 2017 – The Smart Shipping Revolution; what does the future look like?

Intermodal Europe 2017 – The Smart Shipping Revolution; what does the future look like?
… The developments in information and communication technology, such as The Internet of Things, blockchain technology, tracking, sensors and big data, are dramatically transforming the container shipping market today, allowing for greater transparency within the shipping supply chain and providing...
November 22nd, 2017 | Associations, Canals, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Inland Waterways, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Rail | Read More

Inland Waterway Transport and Ports ask Europe for an ambitious policy action plan and continuity in funding

Inland Waterway Transport and Ports ask Europe for an ambitious policy action plan and continuity in funding
l to r: Theresia Hacksteiner (EBU), Karin de Schepper (INE), Alexander van den Bosch (EFIP), MEP Wim van de Camp, Commissioner for Transport Violeta Bulc, Hester Duursema (ESO) 15 November 2017 – Today, a coalition of inland waterway transport (IWT) and ports has handed over a declaration with...
November 15th, 2017 | Canals, European Union, Inland Waterways, News, Organisations, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  09-Nov-2017 MARCUS HOOK ANCHORAGE DREDGING UPDATE Delaware River, United States NEW ANNUAL CARGO TONNAGE RECORD IN FISCAL YEAR 2017 Panama Canal, Panama MOORING BUOY RESTORED Hong Kong Marcus Hook Anchorage dredging update Thursday, November 9, 2017, Delaware River, United States The...
November 9th, 2017 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Pot News for GAC

Hot Pot News for GAC
  30-Oct-2017 CLOSURE AT BOSPHORUS Istanbul, Turkey Closure at Bosphorus Monday, October 30, 2017, Istanbul, Turkey Bosphorus vessel traffic has been suspended all types vessels which are the LOA more than 200m and 10 knots under manoeuvre speed due to strongly counter current...
October 30th, 2017 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

EU brings money to Europe

EU brings money to Europe
Despina Doxaki EU brings money to Europe* by Despina Doxaki Banking & Finance Advisor The European Investment Bank estimates that the European Union will need to invest €2 trillion in infrastructure in the 28 member countries through 2020.  The sheer scale of the capital needed will require...
October 28th, 2017 | Automobiles, Banking, Canals, Construction, European Union, Finance, Inland Waterways, Insight, Logistics, News, Organisations, Ports & Terminals, Rail | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  27-Oct-2017 SAFETY INSPECTION REQUIRED BEFORE STS OPERATION Port of Fujairah, UAE TEMPORARY ARRANGEMENT OF THE TUNG CHUNG BUOYED CHANNEL Hong Kong CLOSURE AT BOSPHORUS Bosphorus, Turkey Safety inspection required before STS operation Friday, October 27, 2017, Port of...
October 27th, 2017 | Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Safety and Security, Weather | Read More

TMG delivers influential Panama Canal study

TMG delivers influential Panama Canal study
… A global maritime consultancy has carried out a pivotal assessment review of tugboat operations in the new third set of NeoPanamax locks of the $5.25 billion Expanded Panama Canal and made other operational observations. The Maritime Group (International) Ltd (TMG) was instructed by Autoridad...
October 20th, 2017 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Markets, News, Ports & Terminals, Reports | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  11-Oct-2017 PORT STATUS RETURNS TO NORMAL WITH RESTRICTIONS Gulfport, United States MARIBYRNONG RIVER BATHYMETRIC SURVEY COMPLETED Melbourne, Australia YARRA RIVER – INSPECTION COMPLETED Melbourne, Australia VESSEL MOVEMENTS HALTED DUE TO SEVERE WEATHER Durban, South Africa CLOSURE...
October 11th, 2017 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  04-Oct-2017 PUBLIC SERVICES TO CLOSE FOR NATIONAL HOLIDAY Ecuador VESSEL BLACKOUT Suez Canal, Egypt Public services to close for National Holiday Wednesday, October 4, 2017, Ecuador Most public services in Ecuador will be closed on Monday 9 October, due to a National Holiday....
October 4th, 2017 | Canals, Holidays, Inland Waterways, Maritime Accidents, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Ark Shipping takes delivery of OSD-designed AHTS for Caspian operations

Ark Shipping takes delivery of OSD-designed AHTS for Caspian operations
The AHTS Antarctic A new shallow-draft anchor-handling tug supply (AHTS) vessel designed by Offshore Ship Designers (OSD) has been delivered to Russian inland waterways operator and offshore logistics service provider, Ark Shipping. The AHTS Antarctic, designed in close co-operation with the owner,...
October 3rd, 2017 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ports & Terminals, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  29-Sep-2017 PORT CHANNEL WIDENING PROJECT RECEIVES STATE APPROVAL Townsville, Australia SUNKEN VESSEL REMOVED FROM SHIPPING CHANNEL Cochin, India WAIVER OF COMPLIANCE WITH NAVIGATION LAWS United States Port channel widening project receives State approval Friday, September 29,...
September 29th, 2017 | Canals, Construction, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Regulatory | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  27-Sep-2017 REDUCTIONS FOR LNG TANKERS Suez Canal, Egypt NEW VTS USER GUIDE NOW AVAILABLE Great Barrier Reef & Torres Strait, Australia CREW CHANGES AT SPM Cochin, India Reductions for LNG tankers Wednesday, September 27, 2017, Suez Canal, Egypt The Suez Canal Authority...
September 27th, 2017 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Technical, Technology | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  26-Sep-2017 CHANGES TO PRICING STRUCTURE BY DEFINITION OF VESSEL TYPES Panama Canal, Panama SUNKEN VESSEL IN SHIPPING CHANNEL Cochin, India Changes to pricing structure by definition of vessel types Tuesday, September 26, 2017, Panama Canal, Panama The Panama Canal Authority...
September 26th, 2017 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Maritime Accidents, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  22-Sep-2017 INCREASE IN BOOKING SLOTS FOR NEOPANAMAX VESSELS Panama Canal, Panama NEW INFRASTRUCTURE SURCHARGE Fremantle, Australia TEMPORARY DIVERSION OF TUNG CHUNG BUOYED CHANNEL Hong Kong MARINE SITE INVESTIGATION OFF TSEUNG KWAN O AREA 137 Hong Kong NAVAL FIRING PRACTICE Mumbai,...
September 22nd, 2017 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  15-Sep-2017 SANCTIONS Australia CLOSURE OF YARRA RIVER Melbourne, Australia BULKHEAD REMOVAL WORKS AT WEST KOWLOON CULTURAL DISTRICT Hong Kong LOCK CHAMBER CLOSURE Kiel Canal, Germany Sanctions Friday, September 15, 2017, Australia The Australian Maritime Safety Authority...
September 15th, 2017 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  14-Sep-2017 CANAL LOCKS BACK IN SERVICE Kiel Canal, Germany Canal locks back in service Thursday, September 14, 2017, Kiel Canal, Germany All locks at Brunsbuettel are now back in service, after being closed yesterday (13 September) due to very stormy weather and high water...
September 14th, 2017 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  12-Sep-2017 MIRAFLORES LOCKS LANE OUTAGE Panama Canal, Panama YARRA RIVER CLOSURE Melbourne, Australia Miraflores Locks lane outage Tuesday, September 12, 2017, Panama Canal, Panama Beginning at 0600 hours on Friday, September 15, 2017, the EAST lane of Miraflores Locks will...
September 12th, 2017 | Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  08-Sep-2017 NEW PILOTAGE DUES Novorossiysk, Russia POST-HARVEY RESTRICTIONS SUMMARY Houston, United States PORT CONDITION X-RAY SET, YANKEE AND ZULU EXPECTED LATER TODAY Port Everglades, United States SAFETY ZONE ESTABLISHED FOR PARTIALLY SUNKEN VESSEL Intracoastal Waterway, United States New...
September 8th, 2017 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port news from GAC

Hot Port news from GAC
  29-Aug-2017 SUBMARINE OUTFALL INSPECTION WORKS OFF SHA TAU KOK Hong Kong REPAIR WORKS FOR NORTH POINT VEHICULAR FERRY PIER Hong Kong PORT CONDITION ZULU SET Beaumont/Port Arthur/Orange /Lake Charles, United States TROPICAL STORM HARVEY UPDATE (29 AUGUST) Corpus Christi, United States Submarine...
August 29th, 2017 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  22-Aug-2017 TROPICAL STORM HATO Hong Kong DEEPENING OF NAVIGATIONAL CHANNEL Delaware River, USA Tropical Storm Hato Tuesday, August 22, 2017, Hong Kong Hong Kong Observatory has issued a Tropical Cyclone Warning advising that at 9am HKT today (22 August), Tropical Storm...
August 22nd, 2017 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  16-Aug-2017 FLOATING OF LOCAL CURRENCY Yemen SHOALING IN SAN JOAQUIN RIVER Stockton, United States TEMPORARY DIVERSION OF TUNG CHUNG BUOYED CHANNEL Hong Kong CLOSURE OF BOSPHORUS Turkish Straits, Turkey Floating of local currency Wednesday, August 16, 2017, Yemen On Monday (14...
August 16th, 2017 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port news from GAC

Hot Port news from GAC
  09-Aug-2017 CABINET COUNCIL APPROVES CANAL TOLLS STRUCTURE MODIFICATIONS Panama Canal, Panama LIMITATION OF ANCHORAGE USE Mississippi River, United States Cabinet Council approves Canal tolls structure modifications Wednesday, August 9, 2017, Panama Canal, Panama The Cabinet...
August 9th, 2017 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  08-Aug-2017 PUBLIC HEARING ON TOLLS STRUCTURE MODIFICATIONS Panama Canal, Panama FENDER REPLACEMENT WORKS FOR DOLPHINS AT TYPHOON SHELTER Hong Kong EXTENSION OF BOOKING CONDITION 2 DUE TO LOCKS MAINTENANCE Panama Canal, Panama Public hearing on tolls structure modifications Tuesday,...
August 8th, 2017 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More