Archive for the ‘Ports & Terminals’ Category

HOT Port news from GAC

Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: Germany, Kiel Canal – Gate replacement and repairs DATE: March 08, 2012 – COUNTRY: Germany – PORT: Kiel Canal Gate replacement and repairs – The Kiel Canal Authority has announced that...
March 8th, 2012 | Canals, Ports & Terminals | Read More

HOT Port news from GAC

Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: Singapore, all ports – Singapore to host ReCAAP ISC for another five years Australia, Port Kembla – Severe Weather Warning DATE: March 07, 2012 – COUNTRY: Singapore – PORT: all ports...
March 7th, 2012 | Ports & Terminals | Read More

ESPO Secretary General visits United States

Patrick Verhoeven with Dr. Wayne Talley, Sara Russell and Dr. Larry Filer of Old Dominion University The Maritime Institute of Old Dominion University, Virginia, invited ESPO Secretary General Patrick Verhoeven mid-February to give a number of lectures on European ports policy and European port development. The...
March 6th, 2012 | Maritime Education and Training, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Maritime industry key to driving global sustainability agenda

Jonathon Porritt Abu Dhabi, March 5, 2012: Environmentally sustainable practices in the maritime industry are critical to driving the global agenda on sustainability, industry experts have said ahead of the second edition of the World Ports and Trade Summit (WPTS) 2012. WPTS 2012 is being held under...
March 6th, 2012 | Environment, Ports & Terminals | Read More

HOT Port news from GAC

Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: Worldwide – Piracy doubles off West Africa South Africa, all ports – Unions plan day of action Singapore, Singapore – Dredging off Pasir Panjang Terminal Hong Kong, Hong Kong – Reconstruction...
March 6th, 2012 | Ports & Terminals | Read More

HOT Port news from GAC

Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: Hong Kong, Hong Kong – Withdrawal of Light Buoys off Hong Kong International Airport Singapore, Singapore – Horizontal direction drilling Singapore, Singapore – Tuas View soil investigation works...
March 5th, 2012 | Ports & Terminals | Read More

Malta Maritime Review 2011: From Strength to Strength!

Malta Maritime Review 2011: From Strength to Strength!
 -John A. Gauci-Maistre, K.M., Chairman GM- – Malta’s quiet steady growth, by John Gauci-Maistre – As we begin to get into our stride following the New Year celebrations, we are always quick to compare the year on year stats to gauge how the industry fared over the previous year. ...
March 5th, 2012 | Flags, Legal, Mediterranean Shipping, Shipping Centers, Yachting | Read More

Inchcape Shipping Services establishes its own presence in Malta

Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS), the world’s leading maritime and cargo services provider, has now established a new office in Malta. The opening of the ISS Malta office, with newly recruited management, follows the ending of a sub agency agreement with the local firm of Thomas Smith. Covering all...
March 5th, 2012 | Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Port Authority’s aggresive crack down on toll evaders results in a criminal indictment and multiple civil suits

View of the Port of New York container terminal Hudson County Prosecutor Joins the Pursuit of Toll Cheats The Port Authority filed civil suits today against 20 of the most egregious commercial and individual toll violators listed on its Wall of Shame. These lawsuits, filed in New Jersey, represent...
March 2nd, 2012 | Legal, Ports & Terminals | Read More

HOT Port News from GAC

Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: Singapore, all ports – Transfer of Maritime Fire Fighting Function Hong Kong, Hong Kong – Submarine outfall inspection off Aberdeen West Typhoon Shelter DATE: March 01, 2012 – COUNTRY: Singapore...
March 1st, 2012 | Ports & Terminals | Read More

Inchcape Shipping Services adapts to shifting industry dynamics

In a sector that sees many players struggling to maintain earnings, ISS lays out its new vision and explains deep changes in the way it  is organised and does business Captain Claus Hyldager, Chief Executive of Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS), the global strategic maritime and cargo services provider,...
March 1st, 2012 | Company Profiles, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

PD Ports has been appointed as the main construction logistics hub at thePort of Hartlepool for the Teesside Offshore Windfarm Project –

An arial view of the Port of Hartlepool Over the next seven months, thePort of Hartlepoolwill be the focal point for all  materials and components to be installed in the new wind farm being developed by  EDF Energy Renewables. Over 100 people are involved in the  offshore construction programme...
March 1st, 2012 | Energy, Environment, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Rickmers-Linie expands its China coverage

Rickmers-Linie, the Hamburg based operator of heavy lift and project liner services,   is expanding its market coverage in China and is enhancing its sales and marketing activities into central China and in Southern China. According to Wolfgang Harms, Rickmers-Linie’s Chief Representative Greater...
February 29th, 2012 | Logistics | Read More

HOT Port news from GAC

Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * United States, Baltimore, Maryland – Star-spangled Sailabration 2012 DATE: February 29, 2012 COUNTRY: United States PORT: Baltimore, Maryland Star-spangled Sailabration 2012 Mariners are advised the Port...
February 29th, 2012 | Ports & Terminals | Read More

Youth Olympic Games One Person Dinghy Bids

ISAF has issued an open invitation for manufacturers to put forward bids for the supply of Equipment to the 2014 Youth Olympic Games for the One person Dinghy events. The 2014 YOG, the second of its kind following the success of Singapore 2010, will be held in Nanjing, China from 16-28 August with a...
February 28th, 2012 | Sports, Yachting | Read More

HOT Port news from GAC

Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: Hong Kong, all ports – Access to ships for inspection Australia, Port Kembla – A$500m Coal Terminal expansion DATE: February 28, 2012 – COUNTRY: Hong Kong – PORT: all ports – Access...
February 28th, 2012 | Ports & Terminals | Read More

Inchcape Shipping Services opens new office in Timor-Leste

Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS), the world’s leading maritime services provider, has opened an office in Timor-Leste. The new venture will enable ISS to provide a wide range of services and work alongside the Timorese Government and NGOs to make vital logistical improvements within the emerging state. Services...
February 28th, 2012 | Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

HOT Port news from GAC

Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: Hong Kong, Hong Kong – Marine Site Investigation at Castle Peak Power Station, Tap Shek Kok Singapore, Singapore – Pyrotechnics display at Vivocity Waterfront Singapore, Jurong Port – Soil investigation...
February 27th, 2012 | Ports & Terminals | Read More

HOT Port news from GAC

Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: United States, Delaware Bay, Delaware – Mantua Creek Anchorage opened Singapore, Singapore – Construction works at SAF Yacht Club (Sembawang) Australia, Melbourne – Williamstown, Nelson Pier...
February 24th, 2012 | Ports & Terminals | Read More

HOT Port news from GAC

Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: Germany, Kiel Canal – Lock chambers back in service United States, Sabine, Texas – Channel closure due to fog United States, all ports – California No Discharge Zone to come into effect Chile,...
February 23rd, 2012 | Ports & Terminals | Read More

HOT Port news from GAC

Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: Singapore, Singapore – Installation & maintenance of an ADCP Sensor Buoy Australia, Port Kembla – Coal Terminal dispute resolved Libya, all ports – Libya oil infrastructure assessment DATE:...
February 22nd, 2012 | Ports & Terminals, Safety and Security | Read More

PD Ports completes first phase of investment programme

PD Ports completes first phase of investment programme
First phase of Teesport expansion is now complete PD Ports has taken the next step in its programme to almost double its container handling capacity at Teesport, with the completion of the ground works in January. The works, which began in January 2011, involved the complete reconstruction of more...
February 22nd, 2012 | Logistics, News, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Inchcape Shipping Services launches operations in Saudi Arabia

Inchcape Shipping Services launches operations in Saudi Arabia
Joint venture with Al Bakri Group set to create leading maritime and cargo services business in the region Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS), the world’s leading maritime services provider, today announced the launch of new operations in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.  The move provides ISS with a significant...
February 22nd, 2012 | Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Ship Agencies, Trade and Commerce | Read More

HOT Port news from GAC

Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: South Africa, Cape Town – Issuance of Ship Sanitation Certificates Singapore, Singapore – Submarine cable installation off Changi East Australia, Portland – Port status update Australia, Port...
February 21st, 2012 | Ports & Terminals | Read More

HOT Port news from GAC

Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: Oman, Salalah Port – Revision to waste disposal rate Qatar, Doha – Pilotage service to halt for Friday prayers Singapore, Singapore – Soil investigation works off Tuas View DATE: February 20,...
February 20th, 2012 | Ports & Terminals | Read More