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Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  21-Mar-2017 MARINE WORKS FOR CONSTRUCTION OF THREE-RUNWAY SYSTEM NORTH OF AIRPORT Hong Kong UPCOMING LOCKS LANE OUTAGES Panama Canal, Panama TROPICAL LOW 22U UPDATE 2 Dampier & Port Walcott, Australia Marine works for construction of three-runway...
March 21st, 2017 | 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
17-Mar-2017 SHIP CHANNEL BLOCKED Houston, USA Ship channel blocked Friday, March 17, 2017, Houston, USA Vessel transits between lights 34 and 50 in the Houston Ship Channel were halted at 1234 hours local time yesterday (16 March), due to a ship which has lost propulsion blocking...
March 17th, 2017 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
15-Mar-2017 OFFSHORE YACHT RACE Hong Kong TEMPORARY WIND MONITORING STATION Hong Kong NAVAL CELEBRATIONS Dardanelles, Turkey Offshore Yacht Race Wednesday, March 15, 2017, Hong Kong An offshore yacht race will take place from 18 March 2017 (Saturday) to 19 March 2017 (Sunday)....
March 15th, 2017 | Anniversaries, Canals, Inland Waterways, Ports & Terminals, Sailing, Sports | Read More

Geopolitics and the shipping markets: stark warnings from John Faraclas at Propeller Club event

Geopolitics and the shipping markets: stark warnings from John Faraclas at Propeller Club event
Ken McLean, vice-president of the Port of London chapter of the New York-based Propeller Club and John Faraclas Geopolitics and the shipping market: stark warnings from John Faraclas at Propeller Club event by James Brewer Hidden currents – that is, hidden to the general public and even to some in...
March 7th, 2017 | Arctic Shipping, Canals, Clubs, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Containers, Cruise Ferry, Dry Bulkcarriers, European Union, Events, Flags, Inland Waterways, Liner Shipping and Trade, Marine Insurance, Maritime Accidents, Maritime Tourism, Markets, Military, News, Organisations, People and Places, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Ship Demolitions, Shipping Centers, Shipping Indices, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
07-Mar-2017 MOORING LINE REQUIREMENTS REMINDER Panama Canal, Panama CHANGE TO CHANNEL DEPTHS Dampier, Australia REVISED DEPTH & TRANSFER DRAFT Port Kembla, Australia MARINE WORKS AT CAUSEWAY BAY TYPHOON SHELTER Hong Kong Mooring line requirements reminder Tuesday, March...
March 7th, 2017 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

The Egyptian Maritime Cluster – A concrete plan for the future

The Egyptian Maritime Cluster – A concrete plan for the future
Jacob Faber Silén, First Secretary, Deputy Head of Mission, The Danish Embassy/Cairo (co-initiator of the EMC idea together with Alexandria Chamber of Shipping) and Helle Gleie, CEO, ITOLEAD Consulting – Hand over of the EMC Report. A report concluding on half a year’s work and three maritime workshops...
March 3rd, 2017 | Associations, Canals, Inland Waterways, Markets, Ports & Terminals, Reports, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
23-Feb-2017 GOVERNMENT INSTITUTIONS & BANKS CLOSE FOR CARNIVAL Panama STORM DORIS REACHES UK SHORES United Kingdom Government institutions & banks close for Carnival Thursday, February 23, 2017, Panama Due to the upcoming Carnival holidays in Panama, Government institutions...
February 23rd, 2017 | Canals, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Holidays, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
20-Feb-2017 PORT DUES SUBSIDY WITHDRAWN Saudi Arabia SHOALING ALERTS Delaware River, USA CITY IN TOTAL BLACKOUT Aden, Yemen Port dues subsidy withdrawn Monday, February 20, 2017, Saudi Arabia Saudi Ports Authority has withdrawn the subsidy on port dues, effective from 11...
February 20th, 2017 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Military, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Marseille Fos CEO signals wider vision in Medlink role

Marseille Fos CEO signals wider vision in Medlink role
Christine Cabau Woehrel Port news from Marseille Fos  14 February 2017 Marseille Fos CEO signals wider vision in Medlink role                    Marseille Fos CEO Christine Cabau Woehrel has called for a united approach to marketing hinterland rail and waterways connections after being...
February 14th, 2017 | Inland Waterways, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
02-Feb-2017 REVISED SCALE OF RATES Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust, India MANEUVERING FUEL IN CANAL WATERS Panama Canal, Panama BERTHING/UNBERTHING SUSPENDED Jubail, Saudi Arabia Revised Scale of Rates Thursday, February 2, 2017, Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust, India Jawaharlal...
February 2nd, 2017 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

EFIP Annual Report 2015-2016

EFIP Annual Report 2015-2016
23 January 2017 The Annual Report 2015-2016 of the European Federation of Inland Ports (EFIP) is now available. In order to improve their environmental footprint, they no longer produce a paper version. You can find the Annual Report also on EFIP’s  website. We hope you enjoy reading this interesting...
January 23rd, 2017 | Associations, Canals, Inland Waterways, Markets, Ports & Terminals | Read More

The essential app for the River Thames

The essential app for the River Thames
British Marine Thames Valley’s app, Explore Thames, has been enhanced and rebranded as the River Thames Guide. Instead of being a single app on IOS it is now available across available across iOS, Android and Amazon. The app itself is a complete planner and guide for travel and leisure on the River...
January 23rd, 2017 | Communication, Inland Waterways, IT and Communications | Read More

RWE and duisport are trend-setters in the use of LNG

RWE and duisport are trend-setters in the use of LNG
The first step consists of the planned installation of a mobile fueling station, which can be relocated quickly and easily if required. During the initial phase this facility will be used to supply LNG to port vehicles like reach stackers and terminal tractors as well as the trucks of local freight forwarders....
January 4th, 2017 | Associations, Bunkering, Canals, Inland Waterways, LNG, Logistics, Ports & Terminals, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  03-Jan-2017 SANITARY DUES CHANGES Turkey LOWER MISSISSIPPI RIVER CLOSURE Mississippi River, USA Sanitary dues changes Tuesday, January 3, 2017, Turkey Effective from 1 January 2017, the sanitary dues for port calls have been increased to 0.93 TL from 0.90 TL to all commercial...
January 3rd, 2017 | Inland Waterways, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  21-Dec-2016 NEW ONLINE FUNCTION (CHANGE OF AGENCY) IN MARINET Singapore TROPICAL LOW O7U UPDATE (21 DECEMBER) Dampier, Australia PORT OPERATIONS SUSPENDED Al Jubail, Saudi Arabia VESSEL GROUNDED AFTER ENGINE FAILURE Bosphorus, Turkey REPLACEMENT OF ACCESS BRIDGE TO MOORING DOLPHIN Hong...
December 21st, 2016 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  16-Dec-2016 CHANGES TO REQUIREMENTS TO APPLY FOR BONDED FREIGHT FORWARDER CARRIER CODE Canada PORT OPS CONTINUING DESPITE BAD WEATHER Ras Tanura, Saudi Arabia PORT CLOSURE DUE TO ADVERSE WEATHER Al Jubail, Saudi Arabia LOCK CLOSURES FOR MAINTENANCE Kiel Canal, Germany Changes...
December 16th, 2016 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  08-Dec-2016 TRAFFIC HALTED AFTER ENGINE FAILURE Bosphorus, Turkey GANGWAY OUT OF SERVICE Yanbu, Saudi Arabia Traffic halted after engine failure Thursday, December 8, 2016, Bosphorus, Turkey Transit taffic in the Bosphorus was halted at 12:25 hours local time today (8 December)...
December 8th, 2016 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  07-Dec-2016 BERTHING PERMISSIONS CONFIRMED FOLLOWING DISPUTE RESOLUTION Derince, Turkey SHIPPING CHANNEL TRAFFIC RESTRICTIONS Houston, TX, USA Berthing permissions confirmed following dispute resolution Wednesday, December 7, 2016, Derince, Turkey After the dispute between...
December 7th, 2016 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  25-Nov-2016 45TH UAE NATIONAL DAY PUBLIC HOLIDAY Dubai, United Arab Emirates BERTH CLOSURE FOR FENDER REFURBISHMENT Broome, Australia LOCK CLOSURE FOR MAINTENANCE Kiel Canal, Germany 45th UAE National Day Public Holiday Friday, November 25, 2016, Dubai, United Arab Emirates On...
November 25th, 2016 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  23-Nov-2016 PIER RECONSTRUCTION WORK Novorossiysk, Russia RED ALERT ISSUED FOR HURRICANE OTTO Panama HURRICANE OTTO HEADING TOWARDS COSTA RICE & NICARAGUA Costa Rica & Nicaragua LOCK CLOSURE FOR MAINTENANCE Kiel Canal, Germany Pier reconstruction work Wednesday, November...
November 23rd, 2016 | Canals, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

£500,000 investment sees ABP launch the Humber’s latest survey vessel

£500,000 investment sees ABP launch the Humber’s latest survey vessel
l-r ABP Senior Hydrographer, Mike Abbey; ABP Director Humber, Simon Bird; Fr Colum Kelly; Mrs Lucia Bird, Harbour Master Humber, Andrew Firman and Coxswain, Peter Gillyon aboard the Humber Sounder in Hull’s All-Weather Terminal (image courtesy of ABP) ABP has celebrated the launch of its latest survey...
November 21st, 2016 | Associations, Canals, Inland Waterways, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ports & Terminals, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  17-Nov-2016 AROUND THE ISLAND YACHT RACE Hong Kong OVERSTAY CHARGES AT OFFSHORE ANCHORAGE AREA “D” Fujairah, United Arab Emirates SIZE RESTRICTIONS FOR TRAFFIC IN/OUT OF CHICKASAW CREEK Chickasaw Creek, Alabama, USA Around the Island Yacht Race Thursday, November 17, 2016,...
November 17th, 2016 | Associations, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

duisport enters into strategic cooperation with Chinese partners

duisport enters into strategic cooperation with Chinese partners
Erich Staake (front right), Chief Executive Officer of Duisburger Hafen AG (duisport), signed cooperation agreements with high-ranking Chinese business partners in Hong Kong, attended by Federal Minister for Economic Affairs and Energy Sigmar Gabriel and North-Rhine Westphalia transportation minister...
November 11th, 2016 | Associations, Inland Waterways, Logistics, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  02-Nov-2016 INTERMODAL TERMINAL TO MOVE TO PORT Gothenburg, Sweden CHANGE OF SHIP’S INFORMATION Fujairah, United Arab Emirates LOCK TO CLOSE FOR MAINTENANCE WORKS Kiel Canal, Germany Intermodal terminal to move to port Wednesday, November 2, 2016, Gothenburg, Sweden Plans...
November 2nd, 2016 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

​Panama Canal Environmental Specialist Alexis Rodriguez highlights Panama Canal Emissions Reduction Contribution at IMO…

​Panama Canal Environmental Specialist Alexis Rodriguez highlights Panama Canal Emissions Reduction Contribution at IMO…
l to r: Alexis Rodriguez presenting his slides paper and Capt. Moises de Gracia from the Panamanian Permanent delegation to the IMO Panama Canal Emissions Reduction Contributions Highlighted During IMO’s 70th Marine Environment Protection Committee Session by ​Panama Canal Environmental Specialist...
October 27th, 2016 | Canals, Emissions, Environment, IMO, Inland Waterways, News, Oceanology, Pollution, Safety and Security | Read More