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Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
14-Jan-2019 DREDGING OFF WEST JURONG CHANNEL & PESEK BASIN Singapore Dredging off West Jurong Channel & Pesek Basin Monday, January 14, 2019, Singapore From 15 January to 30 May, dredging works will be conducted off West Jurong Channel and Pesek Basin. According to the Maritime and Port Authority...
January 14th, 2019 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
11-Jan-2019 REPAIR WORKS FOR LIGHT BEACON OFF NIM WAN, DEEP BAY Hong Kong SUBMARINE OUTFALL REPAIR WORKS OFF HUNG HOM Hong Kong DEMOLITION & REMOVAL OF FLOATING PANELS AND CONCRETE WALKWAY Singapore AMENDED IMPLEMENTING INSTRUCTIONS Cannakale Strait, Turkey Repair works for light beacon off Nim...
January 11th, 2019 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
10-Jan-2019 MARINE SITE INVESTIGATION AT AP LEI CHAU Hong Kong INSTALLATION OF FLOATING SEA BARRIER OFF TANJONG PUNGGOL & CONEY ISLAND Singapore Marine Site Investigation at Ap Lei Chau Thursday, January 10, 2019, Hong Kong For approximately 1 month, marine site investigation works involving drilling...
January 10th, 2019 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
 09-Jan-2019 DREDGING IN TEMASEK FAIRWAY Singapore SUBMARINE OUTFALL MAINTENANCE SOUTHWEST OF TAI LEI, PENG CHAU Hong Kong Dredging in Temasek Fairway Wednesday, January 9, 2019, Singapore The working period for dredging in the Temasek Fairway has been extended. According to the Maritime and Port Authority...
January 9th, 2019 | Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
04-Jan-2019 FIRE ONBOARD CARGO VESSEL Istanbul, Turkey LAUNCH OF “ESEAGO” MOBILE APPLICATION Hong Kong CHANNEL CLOSED AFTER GROUNDING New Orleans, United States Fire onboard cargo vessel Friday, January 4, 2019, Istanbul, Turkey A fire-fighting operation is underway after a fire was reported onboard...
January 4th, 2019 | Canals, Groundings, Inland Waterways, IT and Communications, Maritime Accidents, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Technology | Read More

Fairway adjustment will simplify Elbe traffic control already next year

Fairway adjustment will simplify Elbe traffic control already next year
Port of Hamburg Germany’s largest universal port contains over 75 terminals, handling over 18,000 ocean-going and inland waterway ships per year. For the Elbe and port pilots, the 65 percent increase in the number of calls by what are known as extraordinarily large vessels – German: AGFs – represents...
December 20th, 2018 | Inland Waterways, Logistics, Markets, Ports & Terminals, Trade and Commerce | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
19-Dec-2018 ACCEPTANCE OF VESSELS Paradip, India CARGO VESSEL GROUNDED AT NORTHERN ENTRANCE Bosphorus, Turkey Acceptance of vessels Wednesday, December 19, 2018, Paradip, India Vessels will be allowed into Paradip Port Limits only after the vessel’s profile (VESPRO) is approved through the Port Community...
December 19th, 2018 | Canals, Groundings, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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17-Dec-2018 HIGH WATER MOORING RESTRICTION REINSTATED New Orleans, United States AIR DRAFT FOR 1-210 BRIDGE Lake Charles, United States BROWN MARMORATED STINK BUG SEASON UPDATE Australia TRANSPORT OF SAND MATERIAL TO STOCKPILE AREA & SOIL INVESTIGATION AT TUAS VIEW EXTENSION Singapore High water...
December 17th, 2018 | Canals, Construction, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

EFIP welcomes and supports the European Parliament position on the Connecting Europe Facility for 2021-2027

EFIP welcomes and supports the European Parliament position on the Connecting Europe Facility for 2021-2027
Turi Fiorito 14 December 2018 – On 12 December the European Parliament adopted its final position on the TRAN/ITRE report from Rapporteurs Marinescu, Telička and Virrkkunen on the Connecting Europe Facility (CEF) for the 2021-2027 period, the so-called “CEF II”.   The European Federation...
December 14th, 2018 | Canals, European Union, Inland Waterways, Organisations, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Future of historic canal ship safeguarded by Peel Ports

Future of historic canal ship safeguarded by Peel Ports
Manchester Ship Canal aerial view The future of one of Liverpool’s most significant historic vessels has been safeguarded for the next three years thanks to a £75,000 donation from Peel Ports. The Daniel Adamson Preservation Society (DAPS) – the volunteer group which led the £5m restoration project...
December 13th, 2018 | Canals, Charity, Inland Waterways, Maritime History and Museums | Read More

Hot Port news from GAC

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
24-Oct-2018 MARINE WORKS EAST OF RIVER TRADE TERMINAL Hong Kong NEW CUSTOMS DOCUMENTATION REQUIREMENT WITHDRAWN Fujairah, United Arab Emirates Marine works east of River Trade Terminal Wednesday, October 24, 2018, Hong Kong For approximately 20 months, marine works involving barging operations, seawall...
October 24th, 2018 | Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
19-Oct-2018 REPAIR WORKS AT THE COAST OF SENTOSA ISLAND Singapore REMOTE OPERATION OF BRIDGE Delaware River, United States Repair works at the coast of Sentosa Island Friday, October 19, 2018, Singapore From 22 October 2018 to 21 April 2019, repair works will be carried out at the coast of Sentosa Island. According...
October 19th, 2018 | Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | 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

Medlink Ports recognition for waterways box shippers

Medlink Ports recognition for waterways box shippers
Mineral water and dairy powder specialists Danone and Euroserum have become the latest container shippers to be recognised by the Medlink Ports association for their regular use of the river network between the Rhone-Saone corridor and the French Mediterranean coast.  They join 25 previously cited companies,...
October 10th, 2018 | Containers, Inland Waterways, Logistics, Markets, Ports & Terminals | Read More

UK freight forwarders association expresses surprise at the recent news on the UK Government’s plans for Customs

UK freight forwarders association expresses surprise at the recent news on the UK Government’s plans for Customs
Robert Keen The trade association for UK freight forwarders has expressed its surprise at the recent report in the Times newspaper that the UK Government is planning to invest £8 million in customs training and automation to support the extra demand for customs brokerage services in the event that the...
October 3rd, 2018 | Associations, European Union, Inland Waterways, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Organisations, Politics and Government, Ports & Terminals, Rail | 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

Hot Port News from GAC

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

Hot Port News from GAC

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

Hot Port News from GAC

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

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
24-Aug-2018 MARKED RECOVERY IN CONTAINER VOLUMES Gothenburg, Sweden SAFETY ZONE FOR FIREWORKS DISPLAY Lower Mississippi River, United States HURRICANE LANE MOVING NORTH, CATASTROPHIC FLOODING ON BIG ISLAND Hawaii, United States Marked recovery in container volumes Friday, August 24, 2018, Gothenburg,...
August 24th, 2018 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

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