Archive for the ‘Ports & Terminals’ Category

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  12-Jul-2018 TESTING OF AUV OFF SMALL CRAFT ANCHORAGE ‘A’ Singapore MARINE SITE INVESTIGATION AT DISCOVERY BAY MARINA CLUB  Hong Kong TRIMMING OF UNDERWATER HIGH SPOTS SOUTH OF SHEK KWU CHAU Hong Kong PORT AUTHORITY EXTENDS AND RENEWS PORT TARIFF ENVIRONMENT DISCOUNTS Gothenburg,...
July 12th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

DP World reiterates Validity of Doraleh Container Terminal Concession and Exclusivity Rights

DP World reiterates Validity of Doraleh Container Terminal Concession and Exclusivity Rights
Global trade enabler warns against violation or face legal action DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, July 12, 2018/ —   DP World (http://web.DPWorld.com),  reiterated today that its concession agreement for the Doraleh Container Terminal (DTC) remains in force, warning that the government’s illegal...
July 12th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Ports & Terminals | Read More

TOC Europe 2018 hits record attendance with focus on smart, collaborative future

TOC Europe 2018 hits record attendance with focus on smart, collaborative future
From the latest TOC London, 12 July 2018 – TOC Europe, the world’s leading exhibition and conference hub for global port and terminal operators, container supply chain professionals and technology providers, welcomed close to 4,000 industry executives at its 43rd edition in Rotterdam this June. The...
July 12th, 2018 | Automobiles, Canals, Containers, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Inland Waterways, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Rail, Trade and Commerce | Read More

FEPORT welcomes the adoption of the European Parliament report on Combined Transport

FEPORT welcomes the adoption of the European Parliament report on Combined Transport
Lamia Kerdjoudj-Belkaid Brussels, July 12th, 2018  –  FEPORT welcomes the adoption of the European Parliament report on Combined Transport FEPORT welcomes the adoption on July 10th, 2018 of the report of the Transport and Tourism (TRAN) Committee of the European Parliament on the proposed revision...
July 12th, 2018 | European Union, Organisations, Politics and Government, Ports & Terminals, Reports | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
11-Jul-2018 TRUCK DRIVER PROTESTS AROUND PORT Lagos, Nigeria PROCESSING OF CRUISE SHIP ENTRY PERMITS Indonesia Truck driver protests around port Wednesday, July 11, 2018, Lagos, Nigeria An ongoing strike and protests by truck drivers and motor boys is causing disruption to traffic into and out of...
July 11th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

IBIA: Everybody is talking about Hygge and 2020!

IBIA: Everybody is talking about Hygge and 2020!
Please join us in Copenhagen (6 – 8 November 2018) at our IBIA Annual Convention to learn more about both. The IBIA Annual Convention is one of the most anticipated Bunker and Shipping events in the industry. Around 200 delegates, including Ship Owners, Bunker Suppliers, Traders, Port Authorities,...
July 11th, 2018 | Bunkering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Energy, Environment, Ports & Terminals | Read More

GAC Dubai goes live with specialist storage solution to ensure food quality

GAC Dubai goes live with specialist storage solution to ensure food quality
GAC Dubai Contract Logistics is using HVAC (Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning) technology to respond to its customers’ needs for specialist storage to prevent tainting between foodstuffs. Its new 1,700 pallet specialist facility in Jebel Ali is dedicated to goods that emit a strong scent...
July 11th, 2018 | Health and Safety, Logistics, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Disappointment and Joy for Championship Contenders as Qualifying Ends

Disappointment and Joy for Championship Contenders as Qualifying Ends
Copyright © 2018 9er Inc, All rights reserved Black Flags, Chaotic Waves, Unsteady Breeze Mean A Messy Day in Poland Lady luck shone on the men’s 49er skiff fleet this morning, as the final day of qualifying for the European Championship began just off the beach in Gdynia.  There wasn’t much, but...
July 10th, 2018 | Sailing, Sports | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
10-Jul-2018 IMPORTANCE OF SAFE NAVIGATION IN SINGAPORE STRAIT & WATERS Singapore FISHING BOATS DESTROYED IN HUGE FIRE Benoa, Indonesia Importance of safe navigation in Singapore Strait & waters Tuesday, July 10, 2018, Singapore The Singapore Strait and the Port of Singapore are busy waterways...
July 10th, 2018 | Maritime Accidents, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Dream Dieppe Double for Tour Voile Leaders Beijaflore

Dream Dieppe Double for Tour Voile Leaders Beijaflore
©Jean-Marie Liot / A.S.O. Beijaflore completed the dream Dieppe double when they won today’s fast, exciting Stadium Racing Final, their second of the 41st Tour Voile. The young team skippered by Valentin Bellet which wear the colours of a Paris based management consultancy which are long time sailing...
July 10th, 2018 | Sailing, Sports | Read More

$80 Million Improvement Project at MICT Includes Navis N4 Version Upgrade

ICTSI – Manila International Container Terminal Upgrades to N4 to Maintain Stake as Philippines’ Leading Terminal ICTSI Continues Investment in MICT Modernization As Customer Load and Operations Increase Oakland, CA— July 10, 2018 —Navis, a part of Cargotec Corporation and provider of operational...
July 10th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

English flag the size of a soccer pitch hung at UK shipyard for World Cup –

English flag the size of a soccer pitch hung at UK shipyard for World Cup –
‘It’s coming home’ WIGHT SHIPYARD COMPANY AND SMS: “IT’S COMING HOME” The UK based Wight Shipyard Company and its sister company SMS are proudly backing England in their soccer world cup bid  by making a truly exceptional public statement. The Columbine Building in Cowes currently sports...
July 10th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Sports | Read More

Environmental Ship Index further expands its user base to 7000 vessels with plan for major upgrade

Environmental Ship Index further expands its user base to 7000 vessels with plan for major upgrade
The Environment Ship Index Working Group, meeting in Marseilles last month With a user base now approaching the 7,000 vessel mark and recognised by over 50 ports worldwide, the Environmental Ship Index (ESI) is rapidly becoming the standard tool used by the world’s ports to reward and incentivise...
July 10th, 2018 | Emissions, Energy, Environment, Oil Spill, Pollution, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Turbulent Markets; Turbulent Geopolitics…

Turbulent Markets; Turbulent Geopolitics…
John Faraclas The BDI lost 13 points earlier on today and now stands at 1,609… The Geopolitics take a perplexed twist and turn and among other issues there has been major events in British Politics due to the ongoing BREXIT saga. A different wold since last Friday… John Faraclas’ brief recap: The...
July 9th, 2018 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, LNG, Markets, Military, News, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Rowing, Shipping Indices, Sports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

The Baltic’s Two Faces

The Baltic’s Two Faces
Copyright © 2018 9er Inc, All rights reserved. Light Air Morning For Women and Multihullers, Afternoon Breeze Shakes Up Men’s Fleets Gdynia, Poland (July 9, 2018) At days break, most of the fleet expected to spend the day sitting on shore awaiting wind. Pleasantly, an unexpected North Eastern wind...
July 9th, 2018 | Sailing, Sports | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
09-Jul-2018 STANDARD & POOR’S IMPROVES CANAL’S OUTLOOK Panama Canal, Panama RECLAMATION SOUTHWEST OF SHEK KWU CHAU FOR INTEGRATED WASTE MANAGEMENT FACILITIES Hong Kong TUNG CHUNG NEW TOWN EXTENSION PROJECT MARINE WORKS OFF PAK MONG, LANTAU ISLAND Hong Kong Standard & Poor’s improves Canal’s...
July 9th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Measured up in Dieppe

Measured up in Dieppe
©Jean-Marie Liot / A.S.O. · Beijaflore win Coastal Race to extend lead · Light winds prove frustrating · #sailingarabia finish 12th drop back to fourth The fleet went afloat this morning off a nearless windless Dieppe Plage with Beijaflore skipper Valentin Bellet saying the first Coastal Race of...
July 9th, 2018 | Sailing, Sports | Read More

Port Reception Facilities: ESPO welcomes draft report but calls for stricter application of the ‘polluter pays’ principle

Port Reception Facilities: ESPO welcomes draft report but calls for stricter application of the ‘polluter pays’ principle
Isabelle Ryckbost 09 July 2018 The European Sea ports Organisation (ESPO) welcomes the proposals put forward by the European Parliament Rapporteur Ms Gesine Meissner in the draft report of the Transport Committee on the review of the Waste Reception Facilities Directive (Com (2018) 33).  The Draft...
July 9th, 2018 | Emissions, Environment, News, Oil Spill, Pollution, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Greater benefits for customers with GAC Abu Dhabi’s airport free zone office

Greater benefits for customers with GAC Abu Dhabi’s airport free zone office
Göran Eriksson, Managing Director of GAC Abu Dhabi (2nd from left) receives the free zone registration certificate from Adel Al Taheri, Acting GM of ADAFZ. Also present: (From left) Sultan Al Amiri, VP – Accounts of ADAFZ and (far right) Richard Rees, Business Manager – Logistics of GAC Abu Dhabi Abu...
July 9th, 2018 | Aviation, Logistics | Read More

Polish Summer smiles on European Championship

Polish Summer smiles on European Championship
.. Polish Summer Smiles On 49er/FX/Nacra 17 European Championship Familiar Faces and Upstarts Triumph On Sunny, Light-Air Opening Day With just 24 months remaining until the lighting of the Olympic Torch in Tokyo, it’s time for athletes competing for the right to represent their country in Japan to...
July 8th, 2018 | Sailing, Sports | Read More

One In Four

One In Four
©Jean-Marie Liot / A.S.O. Just one point separates the top four teams after Act 1 Dunkirk Beijaflore win Act 1, tied on aggregate with Oman Sail’s #sailingarabia Three stadium days back to back proves tough.  For the first time in the history of the Tour Voile three consecutive days of Stade Nautique...
July 8th, 2018 | Sailing, Sports | Read More

Top Seeds Beijaflore Deliver in Dunkirk

Top Seeds Beijaflore Deliver in Dunkirk
©Jean-Marie Liot / A.S.O. As the Valentin Bellet skippered Beijaflore resumed normal service and sailed to their expected form, winning the second Stadium Nautique Final of the 2018 Tour Voile’s ACT 2 in Dunkirk, the Oman Sail teams have cause to celebrate. Skippered by Stevie Morrison and Thierry...
July 7th, 2018 | Sailing, Sports | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
07-Jul-2018 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 8-21 JULY 2018 Worldwide World Holidays: 8-21 July 2018 Saturday, July 7, 2018, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 11 Jul (Wed) – Celebration of the Golden Spurs (Belgium) 15 Jul (Sun) – Democracy and National Solidarity...
July 7th, 2018 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
06-Jul-2018 CONSTRUCTION OF BOUNDARY CROSSING FACILITIES – MARINE WORKS EAST OF HONG KONG INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT Hong Kong NEW MOBILE CRANE ORDER TO BOOST HANDLING Sydney, Australia TESTING OF AUV OFF ST JOHN’S ISLAND Singapore Construction of boundary crossing facilities – marine works east of...
July 6th, 2018 | Aviation, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

‘Outsiders’ Step In to Win on Tour Voile Day 1

‘Outsiders’ Step In to Win on Tour Voile Day 1
©Jean-Marie Liot / A.S.O Just as when the Tour Voile started in Dunkirk one year ago off the same Plage Malo-les-Bains it was a new team which overshadowed the established favourites. The young Réseau Ixio team based out of Marseille, formed only this year, managed to maintain their high level of consistency...
July 6th, 2018 | Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More