Archive for the ‘Inland Waterways’ Category

ABP Humber welcomes new Port Manager for Hull & Goole

ABP Humber welcomes new Port Manager for Hull & Goole
Mark Frith, ABP Port Manager, Hull & Goole The management team of Associated British Ports (ABP) Humber has been strengthened following the appointment of Mark Frith to the post of Port Manager Hull & Goole.  The move comes after a significant restructure for ABP on the Humber, which recently...
July 17th, 2014 | Associations, Canals, Company Profiles, HR, Inland Waterways, Logistics, Person Profiles, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Billingsport and Tinicum Range dredging July 16, 2014, United States, Delaware River Dredging operations conducted by Great Lakes Dredge and Dock Company begin at Billingsport Range and Tinicum Range on the Delaware River on July 15, 2014, and continue until September 15, 2014. During this operation...
July 16th, 2014 | Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Strikes | Read More

Ground breaking for Common User Facility at London Gateway Logistics Park

Ground breaking for Common User Facility at London Gateway Logistics Park
Ground Breaking Ceremony for The Common User Facility at London Gateway Logisitics Park 15th July 2014 – London Gateway, London: A ground breaking ceremony held at the London Gateway Logistics Park, has officially kicked off the construction of the 386, 102 sq ft Common User Facility (CUF). The...
July 15th, 2014 | Events, Inland Waterways, Logistics, Ports & Terminals, Technology | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
WORLDWIDE – WORLD HOLIDAYS: 13-26 JULY 2014 DRAFT REDUCED DUE TO MONSOON & SILTATION India, New Mangalore VESSEL ENTRY ENTRY/DEPARTURE RESTRICTED Argentina, Necochea World Holidays: 13-26 July 2014 COUNTRY: Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the...
July 12th, 2014 | Canals, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
USCG Safety Zones: Firework Events July 02, 2014, United States, Delaware River The US Coast Guard has issued a Temporary Final Rule establishing a safety zone on the Delaware River in Philadelphia, PA on July 5, 2014 from 2100 hours to 2200 hours. The safety zones will restrict vessel traffic on...
July 2nd, 2014 | Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * United States, all ports – Conditions of entry for vessels from Nigeria * Hong Kong, Hong Kong – Marine site investigation SE of River Trade Terminal DATE: June 17, 2014 COUNTRY: United States PORT:...
June 17th, 2014 | Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Merseyside opens its doors to the global shipping community

Merseyside opens its doors to the global shipping community
Merseyside’s maritime sector has thrown open its doors to welcome the international shipping sector as the Maritime, Logistics & Energy thematic of the International Festival for Business begins this week. Speaking on board the three-masted Tall Ship Kathleen and May, berthed in Albert Dock on...
June 10th, 2014 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, European Union, Events, Exhibitions, Inland Waterways, Maritime History and Museums, Shipping Centers | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * Turkey, Bosporus – Fog at Bosporus * Brazil, all ports – Possible stevedores’ strike * Bunker Update – MARKET PRICE UPDATE 09/06/14 DATE: June 09, 2014 COUNTRY: Turkey PORT: Bosporus Fog...
June 9th, 2014 | Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Strikes, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * Canada, Vancouver – Possible tug strike (Update: 4 June 2014) * India, Kandla – Exemption from priority berth hire charges * Australia, all ports – Pilotage & conservancy fees to increase *...
June 4th, 2014 | Bunkering, Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Strikes | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * India, Mumbai – Monsoon season: availability of anchorages * India, Mumbai – Cold moves during monsoon season * Singapore, Jurong Port – Jetty construction off Stolthaven Terminal * Thailand, all...
May 21st, 2014 | Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * Namibia, all ports – New rule for temporary import of vessels * United States, New York, NewYork – Restrictions & closures during Fleet Week 2014 * Singapore, all ports – Garbage collection...
May 19th, 2014 | Bunkering, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Regulatory | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * United States, Sabine, Texas – Sabine/Neches waterway closures for Riverfest * United Arab Emirates, Dubai – Flights to airport reduced for runway works * Bunker Update – MARKET PRICE UPDATE 01/05/2014 DATE:...
May 1st, 2014 | Aviation, Bunkering, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Prologis and DP World Announce Joint Venture at London Gateway Logistics Park

Prologis and DP World Announce Joint Venture at London Gateway Logistics Park
– 316, 000 square foot distribution centre to be built with port, road and rail connectivity – – Building to be complete by spring 2015 –  Prologis, the leading global owner, operator and developer of industrial real estate, today announced the formation of a 50 / 50 joint venture...
April 30th, 2014 | Canals, Construction, Inland Waterways, Logistics, Organisations, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * United States, Mississippi River, Louisiana – High water regulations rescinded * Ecuador, all ports – Public services to close for holiday DATE: April 29, 2014 COUNTRY: United States PORT: Mississippi...
April 29th, 2014 | Holidays, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * United States, Mississippi River, Louisiana – Temporary Safety Zone for fireworks display * Singapore, Singapore – Haze causing reduced visibility in Strait & port waters * Panama, Panama Canal...
April 25th, 2014 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * France, Fos – Terminal berths to close for maintenance * United States, Mississippi River, Louisiana – High Water Regulations in place * United States, New York, NewYork – Vessel Air drafts and...
April 22nd, 2014 | Holidays, Inland Waterways, Ports & Terminals | Read More

European Parliament votes for more modern inland waterway transport

European Parliament votes for more modern inland waterway transport
Siim Kallas Brussels, 15 April 2014 – The European Parliament voted today in first reading on two proposals by the Commission regarding inland waterway transport: a proposal to facilitate the use of the Reserve fund and another relating to technical requirements for inland waterway vessels. Commission...
April 15th, 2014 | European Union, Inland Waterways, Organisations | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * United States, Delaware River – Pyrotechnic exercise * Hong Kong, Hong Kong – Repairs to private pier * Chile, Iquique – Terminal operative one week after quake * Venezuela, all ports – New...
April 9th, 2014 | Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

General strike warning for Argentinian ports

General strike warning for Argentinian ports
Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS), is advising of a potential general strike in Argentina on Thursday 10th April 2014 from 00:00hrs to 24:00hrs. The Union backed strike will see stoppages in various ports by truck, bus and train drivers, pilot boat masters, linesmen, tug boat operators and stevedores. The...
April 9th, 2014 | Canals, HR, Inland Waterways, Labour Disputes, Land Trasnport, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Strikes | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * United Kingdom, Grangemouth – Plant closure * United Kingdom, Fawley – Slops service unavailable * Namibia, all ports – Temporary import of seismic vessels * United States, Mississippi River, Louisiana...
April 4th, 2014 | Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Port of the month: Port of Amsterdam, Port of Partnerships

Port of the month: Port of Amsterdam, Port of Partnerships
A view of the Port of Amsterdam Tuesday, 01 April 2014 00:00 – This month we take you to the port of Amsterdam. A fascinating port believing in “meten is weten” which means measuring is knowing. Moreover, last year the port of Amsterdam was corporatized. Read here about their experience. Could...
April 2nd, 2014 | Associations, Awards, Canals, Inland Waterways, Land Trasnport, Logistics, News, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * United States, Delaware River – Norfolk Dredging shifts ops to Deepwater Point Range * Singapore, all ports – Cancellation of bunker licenses * Australia, Melbourne – Closure of berths for construction...
April 1st, 2014 | Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * Germany, Kiel Canal – Strike action ended * United States, Houston, Texas – Pilot services suspended due to fog * United States, Houston, Texas – Texas City Y response continues: port open to traffic *...
March 28th, 2014 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Inland Ports discuss European issues on the Danube

Inland Ports discuss European issues on the Danube
The Danube Inland Ports came together today in Bratislava for the Executive Committee meeting of the European Federation of Inland Ports (EFIP). Ports discussed a number of political issues that are currently on the Brussels agenda. The new Trans-European Transport Network (TEN-T) Policy remains one...
March 28th, 2014 | European Union, Inland Waterways, News, Politics and Government, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * Germany, Kiel Canal – Strike update (26 March) * United States, Houston, Texas – Texas City Y incident response update (26 March) * United States, Delaware River – End of Ice Season * United Arab...
March 26th, 2014 | Bunkering, Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Strikes, Weather | Read More