Archive for the ‘Inland Waterways’ Category

Are you ready to see the future of container shipping?

Are you ready to see the future of container shipping?
Join thousands of container, transport and logistics professionals in Shanghai this March for Asia’s leading intermodal event.Need a reason to visit Intermodal Asia? Well we’ll give you 10… 1. Source new business from over 170+ marketing leading Exhibiting...
February 5th, 2015 | Associations, Canals, Inland Waterways, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Ports & Terminals, Rail, Trade and Commerce | Read More

ESPO News Monthly Overview – January 2015

ESPO News Monthly Overview – January 2015
Port of the Month: The Free Port of Riga 30-01-2015 This month, our featured port is Riga, which, amongst other things, discusses the importance of the cruise industry to the port, and the latest developments in the port’s major relocation project, the Krievu Sala project. Read more…   ESPO...
January 30th, 2015 | Associations, Canals, Inland Waterways, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Ports & Terminals, Rail | Read More

Join the Intermodal Asia Experience

Join the Intermodal Asia Experience
Three days. Multiple events. One unique business platform…   Intermodal Asia 2015 will provide the most important meeting point of the year for any professional in the global container, transport and logistics industry. Following the fantastic success of the...
January 27th, 2015 | Aviation, Canals, Inland Waterways, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Rail | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  WORLDWIDE – WORLD HOLIDAYS: 18-31 JANUARY 2015 LOCK CHAMBER OUT OF SERVICE AFTER COLLISION Germany, Kiel Canal RECLAMATION AT TUAS VIEW Singapore, Singapore World Holidays: 18-31 January 2015 COUNTRY: Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming...
January 17th, 2015 | Associations, Canals, Holidays, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Intermodal Asia 2015, Shanghai: 10 week countdown

Intermodal Asia 2015, Shanghai: 10 week countdown
10 weeks and counting…   The countdown has begun to Intermodal Asia 2015 – your Global Container, Transport and Logistics Event There‘s something for everyone From shipping lines, to containers, to railways, to ports, to logistics and much more:...
January 14th, 2015 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Markets, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Rail | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
CANAL TRANSIT WAITING TIMES Germany, Kiel Canal Canal transit waiting times January 11, 2015, Germany, Kiel Canal Due to adverse weather conditions, vessels wishing to transit the Kiel Canal are facing waiting times of about 16 hours at Kiel-Holtenau and about 12 hours at...
January 11th, 2015 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Ports & Terminals, Ship Agencies, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
PUBLIC HOLIDAY FOR EID-EL-MAULUD Nigeria, all ports MARINE WORKS WEST OF TSING YI Hong Kong, Hong Kong CONSTRUCTION OF SEAWATER INTAKE CULVERT Hong Kong, Hong Kong DIVING SURVEY AT SINKI FAIRWAY Singapore, Singapore TOWAGE VOLUME BASED SURCHARGE TO RISE Australia, Eden POOR...
December 31st, 2014 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Safety Zone for New Year Fireworks December 22, 2014, United States, Delaware River To mitigate the risks associated with a fireworks display, the Captain of the Port, Delaware Bay is establishing a temporary safety zone in the Delaware River near Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The safety zone will be...
December 22nd, 2014 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Safety and Security | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
River closure for dredging operations December 18, 2014, United States, Mississippi River, Louisiana Due to dredging operations, the Lower Mississippi River will be closed to navigation from 0600 to 1800 hours local hours tomorrow (Friday, 19 December). The tentative back-up closure schedule –...
December 18th, 2014 | Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Christina River Safety Zone: Salvage Operation December 12, 2014, United States, Delaware Bay To mitigate the risks associated with a salvage operation, the Captain of the Port, Delaware Bay is establishing a temporary safety zone in the Christina River near Wilmington, Delaware. The safety zone will...
December 12th, 2014 | Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Safety and Security | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
SEVERE WEATHER PREPARATIONS United States, San Francisco, California TWO DIE IN FIRE ONBOARD LPG TANKER Malaysia, Kuala Terengganu MAINTENANCE AT EXXON MOBIL BERTH 4 Singapore, Singapore REVISED NAVIGATION DEPTHS IN PILOTAGE AREA Australia, Hay Point ANCHORAGE CLOSED DUE TO BAD WEATHER Australia,...
December 11th, 2014 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Maritime Accidents, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Cat® dealer Whayne Power systems repowers three Marathon Petroleum inland waterways vessels

Cat® dealer Whayne Power systems repowers three Marathon Petroleum inland waterways vessels
Ashland, Kentucky – When long-time customer Marathon Petroleum wanted to repower inland river towboats, they turned to their trusted Cat® dealer Whayne Power to get the job done. Marathon had installed Cat 3606 engines on the inland waterways vessels in the early 1990s and twenty years later was ready...
December 11th, 2014 | Inland Waterways, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Transport ministers pledge to implement Fairway Rehabilitation and Maintenance Master Plan for the Danube and its Tributaries

Transport ministers pledge to implement Fairway Rehabilitation and Maintenance Master Plan for the Danube and its Tributaries
Kathrin Obst Transport ministers pledge to implement Fairway Rehabilitation and Maintenance Master Plan for the Danube and its Tributaries – Sector asks for swift action  During a meeting in the margins of the EU Transport Council,  Ministers of the Danube Riparian States yesterday endorsed the Fairway...
December 4th, 2014 | Associations, Canals, European Union, Inland Waterways, Logistics, Organisations, Politics and Government, Ports & Terminals | Read More

ISS drives liner agency business in Egypt

ISS drives liner agency business in Egypt
Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS), the world-leading maritime services provider, has signed a joint venture agreement with Orient Overseas Container Line (OOCL), one of the world’s largest global container carriers, to form a new entity known as OOCL Egypt S.A.E. Launching in December 2014, the joint...
November 27th, 2014 | Canals, Containers, Inland Waterways, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Markets, Ports & Terminals, Ship Agencies | Read More

St Lawrence Seaway closes for 2014 season

St Lawrence Seaway closes for 2014 season
Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS) is advising that the Great Lakes – St. Lawrence Seaway System announced its closing schedule for the 2014 season yesterday. The closure period which commences on 1st December 2014 is detailed in full on Seaway Notice 11/2014 http://www.greatlakes-seaway.com/en/pdf/navigation/notice20141119.pdf Mariners...
November 21st, 2014 | Associations, Canals, Inland Waterways, Logistics, Markets, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Ship Agencies, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
TIME LIMIT FOR REPORTING ARRIVAL OF FOREIGN CREW/VESSELS Indonesia, Cilacap CHANNEL CLOSURE Indonesia, Palembang Time limit for reporting arrival of foreign crew/vessels November 14, 2014, Indonesia, Cilacap Notice of foreign vessels and crew arriving at PTK Cabang Cilacap...
November 14th, 2014 | Associations, Canals, Inland Waterways, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Riverdating & BargetoBusiness…

Riverdating & BargetoBusiness…
Riverdating & BargetoBusiness : Event entirely dedicated to multimodal and innovative inland waterway solutions 1. Presentation of the event Riverdating & BargetoBusiness highlight European waterway transport logistics on 19 & 20 November in Luxembourg The exclusive 3-in-1 event for logistics...
November 14th, 2014 | Associations, Canals, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Inland Waterways, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
WORLDWIDE – GREEN LIGHT FOR BIMCO STANDARD BUNKER TERMS LOCKS CLOSURE FOR DIVING WORKS Germany, Kiel Canal DRAFT RESTRICTIONS United States, Lake Charles, Louisiana Green light for BIMCO standard bunker terms COUNTRY: Worldwide It is perhaps surprising that there...
November 13th, 2014 | Associations, BIMCO, Canals, Inland Waterways, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

GAC delivers massive metal press for Volvo Cars

GAC delivers massive metal press for Volvo Cars
The 1, 000+ tonne metal press travelled by water and road to reach its final destination at the Volvo Car Corporation’s works in Olofström, Sweden. Another complex job completed by GAC’s Project Logistics experts. Experts rise to the challenge of complex project logistics task  Sweden,...
November 13th, 2014 | Automobiles, Canals, Inland Waterways, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Ports & Terminals, Taxation, Technical, Trade and Commerce | Read More

WTM Delegates numbers approach 52, 000 with 4% increase

WTM Delegates numbers approach 52, 000 with 4% increase
World Travel Market 2014, the leading global event for the travel industry, experienced an impressive 4% increase in attendees with the event opening its doors to almost 52, 000 delegates over the four days (Monday 3 – Thursday 6 November). The delegate increase makes it the largest trade-only WTM...
November 12th, 2014 | Airline Industry, Associations, Aviation, Canals, Company Profiles, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Consumers Market, Cruise Industry, Environment, Events, Executive Travel, Exhibitions, Holidays, HR, Inland Waterways, Jet set, Marinas, Maritime Tourism, Photography, Ports & Terminals, Press and Media, Reports, Sailing, Sports, Tourism, Yachting | Read More

DP World London Gateway celebrates one year of opening…

DP World London Gateway celebrates one year of opening…
MSC Rita calling at DP World London Gateway DP World London Gateway celebrates one year of opening by winning new deep-sea container services Tuesday 11 November 2014 – London Gateway, London: As Britain’s new hub port celebrates its first birthday DP World London Gateway has expanded its network...
November 11th, 2014 | Anniversaries, Associations, Canals, Inland Waterways, Logistics, Ports & Terminals | Read More

MAN OVERBOARD!

MAN OVERBOARD!
American Club’s Latest Loss Prevention Tool Although aimed primarily at its members operating tugs and barges in US domestic trades, the American Club’s new initiative, Man Overboard!, also touches on issues, particularly regarding situational awareness, relevant to the broader marine environment. Dr....
November 11th, 2014 | Associations, Health and Safety, Inland Waterways, Marine Insurance, Maritime Accidents, P and I Clubs, Safety and Security, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

Less than 100 Million Euro needed to make the Danube navigable year round!

Less than 100 Million Euro needed to make the Danube navigable year round!
Kathrin Obst The European Federation of Inland Ports (EFIP), Inland Navigation Europe (INE), the European Barge Union (EBU), the European Skippers’ Organisation (ESO), Pro Danube International (PDI) and the Maritime Port of Constanţa urge riparian states to implement better fairway maintenance and...
November 3rd, 2014 | Canals, Inland Waterways | Read More

Chester and its canals…

Chester and its canals…
Chester, the ancient Roman Canal…off North Gate Gaol… As we said in one of our recent (24 Oct. 2014) Shipping Market recapitulations “… the tip for your holidays is the City of Chester” and we made it for the Halloween Weekend. Rich in history, Chester, one of Britain’s Heritage Cities,...
November 2nd, 2014 | Associations, Canals, Inland Waterways, Maritime Art, Maritime History and Museums, Maritime Tourism, People and Places, Tourism | Read More

Your industry will be attending Intermodal Europe 2014 – will you?

Your industry will be attending Intermodal Europe 2014 – will you?
With just over 2 weeks to go, have you confirmed your attendance? Intermodal Europe is the world-leading exhibition and conference for companies associated with the container and intermodal industries, and covers all areas of container transport and logistics across road,...
October 24th, 2014 | Associations, Canals, Inland Waterways, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Ports & Terminals, Rail | Read More