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: United Kingdom, Immingham – De-ballasting facilities closure for repairs Angola, all ports – New Foreign Exchange Regime law United States, all ports – NOAA raises hurricane season prediction...
August 10th, 2012 | Bunkering, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Ecuador announces strict new port regulations for tour operators

Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS) the world’s leading maritime services provider, is warning tour operators of strict new port regulations in Ecuador and advising tour agents to present documentation promptly to ensure new regulations are met in time for the start of the cruise season in October. According...
August 10th, 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: Australia, Port Kembla – Severe weather warning * Turkey, all ports – Ramazan Bayrami Holiday & Independence Day * Ecuador, all ports – Ecuador Public Holiday * Panama, Panama Canal –...
August 9th, 2012 | Canals, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Yes!!!! Keep on rowing Greece!

Yes!!!! Keep on rowing Greece!
The panel on an l to r basis: Archbishop Gregorios, Chrysanthi P. Lemos, Yannis Karras, Isidoros Kouvelos and Spyros Diamantis In a unique gathering for a monumental Press Conference organised by Sofia Konstantopoulou – the communications and corporate coordinator at Life Action Trust, at a full house...
August 9th, 2012 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Sports | Read More

GAC Sri Lanka expands to meet rising shipping demand

GAC Sri Lanka expands to meet rising shipping demand
Lars Bergstrom, Group Vice President, Indian Subcontinent, officiates at the opening of the new Galle office, with Preethilal Fernando, Director/CEO, GAC Sri Lanka (right in pink) Sri Lanka, 8 August 2012 – As the demand for ship supply services off Sri Lanka grows, so too has GAC Sri Lanka. The...
August 8th, 2012 | Events, Ports & Terminals, Ship Agencies | Read More

HOT PORT NEWS from GAC

Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: United Kingdom, Immingham – Outage for fender panel works Brazil, all ports – Brazilian public services strikes (update 7 August 2012) Bunker Update – GAC MARKET PRICE UPDATE 08/08/12 DATE:...
August 8th, 2012 | Bunkering, 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 Arab Emirates, Mina Saqr – Delay charges (revised) India, Mumbai – Regulation of entry of ships into ports, anchorages & offshore facilities Philippines, Manila – Flooding brings city...
August 7th, 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: Iraq, Basrah Oil Terminal – Tariff increase at oil terminals United Arab Emirates, Mina Saqr – Delay charges India, all ports – India Cargo Gear book Singapore, Singapore – Dumping of...
August 6th, 2012 | Bunkering, Ports & Terminals | Read More

HUTTON’s helps support the 2012 London Olympic Spirit

The “Stad Amsterdam alongside West India Quay in London Hutton’s, the UK’s leading ship supplier, is playing its part in supporting the London 2012 Olympic Games. Hutton’s is the official supplier to the Clipper Stad Amsterdam which is home to an array of Dutch team supporters and official...
August 6th, 2012 | Sports, Stores and Provisions | Read More

European Inland Ports look at ways to unleash the potential of inland waterway transport

European Inland Ports look at ways to unleash the potential of inland waterway transport
Isabelle Ryckbost, EFIP’s director The European Federation of inland ports has listed different ideas in view of giving inland waterway transport and inland ports the role and future it deserves. EFIP’s responds to the working document – the text after this praamble (see  “Towards...
August 6th, 2012 | European Union, Inland Waterways, News, 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: * Angola, Soyo – Extension of  tempory change to Pululu Channel buoyage system * India, all ports – Anchoring of vessels in Gulf of Kutch * Australia, Mackay – Mackay pilotage area –...
August 6th, 2012 | Canals | Read More

HOT Port news from GAC

Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: Worldwide – World Holidays: 5-18 August 2012 Singapore, Singapore – Dredging at St Marine Waterfront DATE: August 04, 2012 COUNTRY: Worldwide World Holidays: 5-18 August 2012 Public holidays around...
August 4th, 2012 | Ports & Terminals | Read More

RIG BASICS: the book!

RIG BASICS: the book!
Rig Basics – How to Look After Your Mast, Rigging and Sails, is Petrospot’s first foray into the sailing and yachting sector. Written by Kim Skov-Nielsen, a hugely experienced round-the-world yachtsman and active marine surveyor, this book provides a concise, informative and clearly-written outline...
August 3rd, 2012 | Books, News, Yachting | Read More

HOT PORT NEWS from GAC

Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * Worldwide – Possible surveillance of commercial shipping & use fo false identities * United Kingdom, Teesport – Jetty modification work: Phase 2 * United States, all ports – Asian Gypsy Moth...
August 3rd, 2012 | Bunkering, 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 Kingdom, Canvey Island – New maximum berthing box depth Angola, all ports – Chevron sanctions offshore project Angola, Soyo – Temporary change of buoyage system in Pululu Channel Singapore,...
August 2nd, 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: Angola, all ports – Permission given for development of oil field United States, Mississippi River, Louisiana – Vertical clearance of Huey P. Long Bridge Bunker Update – GAC MARKET PRICE UPDATE...
August 1st, 2012 | Bunkering, Ports & Terminals | Read More

House of Hellenes

House of Hellenes
  Haris Ikonomopoulos, father Pavlos, Archbishop Gregorios and Anastassia Zannis The blessing of the “House of Hellenes” by His Eminence Archbishop Gregorios of Thyateira and Great Britain took place last Monday the 30th of July. The “House of Hellenes” is …”within”...
July 31st, 2012 | News, Sports | Read More

Sea2sea

A map of the region where all four ports are mentioned Sea2Sea: Developing a multimodal freight corridor to connect the Aegean to the Black Sea The Green light was given for this linkage by the European Commission  to develop a multimodal freight corridor to connect the Aegean to the Black Sea. The...
July 31st, 2012 | European Union, Logistics, Politics and Government, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Traffic advisory-Port Authority to begin overnight closing of Lincoln Tunnel Helix for major rehabilitation project

Date: Jul 31, 2012 – Beginning August 6, the New York-bound Lincoln Tunnel Helix will be closed during overnight hours for a major rehabilitation project. The $88 million project calls for repaving the road, rehabilitating the concrete deck and fixing the deteriorating steel under the more than...
July 31st, 2012 | Ports & Terminals | Read More

Cobelfret Ferries’ vessel : maiden call on the Thames

The Wilhelmine C.Ro Ports at Purfleet has welcomed the latest vessel to join Cobelfret Ferries fleet, Wilhemine, on her maiden call on the Thames.  Wilhemine is the third vessel in a series of four being built for the company by Kyokuyo in Japan.  The vessel will be a regular caller on the Thames...
July 31st, 2012 | Ports & Terminals | Read More

Africa: London 2012 Will Leave a Lasting Legacy for the UK and the Olympic Movement – Unep Executive Director

London — Many of London 2012’s sustainability measures were given the thumbs up by UN Under-Secretary General and UN Environment Programme Executive Director Achim Steiner as he toured final preparations for the summer Olympic and Paralympic Games.   “Every Olympic Games represents unique...
July 31st, 2012 | Environment, Sports | Read More

HOT Port news from GAC

Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: United Kingdom, Immingham – Maintenance shutdown at gas jetty United States, all ports – North America Emission Control Area United States, Mississippi River, Louisiana – River closed to navigation...
July 31st, 2012 | Ports & Terminals | Read More

Proud to be backing David Florence to the 2012 Olympics

In the same way that LIFE MATTERS to Lloyd’s Register, winning matters to canoe slalom Olympic medallist, David Florence. David Florence In sports, as with business, performance and achievement are key to individual and group success. David’s drive and ambition to be the best in his sport...
July 31st, 2012 | Charity, Classification Societies, Sports | Read More

GAC Pindar wins contract for Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club

GAC Pindar wins contract for Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club
From left to right: Torrey Dorsey (RHKYC Corporate and International Partnership Manager), Alwyn Mendonca (GAC South China & Hong Kong) Mark Bouvaird (RHKYC General Manager and Peter Orange (GAC Regional Manager, Asia Pacific) – Credit RHKYC Specialist appointed official shipping and logistics...
July 31st, 2012 | Logistics, News, Yachting | Read More

Inchcape Shipping Services wins major UN contract in Somalia

Inchcape Shipping Services, a leading independent maritime and supply chain solution provider, has been awarded a major three year contract with the United Nations to supply food and bottled water to thousands of AMISOM troops in Somalia. The UN chose ISS as the preferred provider to deliver its food...
July 31st, 2012 | Logistics | Read More