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:  Russia, Novorossiysk – Hurricane-strength winds affecting port operations  Hong Kong, Hong Kong-Withdrawal of Light Buoy off Hong Kong International   Airport   Panama, all ports – Road blocks...
February 7th, 2012 | Canals, Ports & Terminals | Read More

VIDEOTEL helps reduce the dangers of visiting a ship in port

VIDEOTEL helps reduce the dangers of visiting a ship in port
Whilst many are aware of the hazards faced on board a vessel at sea, often little attention is paid to the difficulties and dangers encountered during the seemingly simple act of visiting a ship in port. Yet the terminals and ports a vessel serves are as potentially dangerous an industrial environment...
February 7th, 2012 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Education and Training, News, Ports & Terminals, Regulatory, Safety and Security | Read More

HOT Port news from GAC

HOT Port news from GAC
Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: Worldwide – Piracy increases in January  Germany, Kiel Canal – Ice closes lock  Russia, Novorossiysk – Bad weather likely to affect port operations DATE: February 06, 2012 COUNTRY: Worldwide...
February 6th, 2012 | News, Piracy and Terrorism, Ports & Terminals | Read More

GAC Singapore celebrates 30 years in the Lion City with move to new head office

GAC Singapore celebrates 30 years in the Lion City with move to new head office
The GAC Singapore Management team with Ronald Lichtenecker, managing director, third from the right. GAC Singapore is marking the 30th anniversary of its establishment by relocating to a new head office to enable future expansion of its operations. The company, which has significantly expanded its portfolio...
February 6th, 2012 | News, 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: * Singapore, all ports – Re-appointment of recognised application service provider for long-range identification and tracking conformance testing DATE: February 04, 2012-COUNTRY: Singapore-PORT: all ports Re-appointment...
February 5th, 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, Beaumont, Texas – Pilot service suspended due to fog again Singapore, Singapore – Singapore Air Show 2012: Prohibited area in waters off Changi DATE: February 03, 2012-COUNTRY: United...
February 3rd, 2012 | Ports & Terminals | Read More

EU Support Available For Mature Projects on Port and Hinterland Infrastructure

On 31 January, the TEN-T Executive Agency (TEN-T EA) organised a TEN-T info day in Brussels to provide guidance to stakeholders wishing to apply for support from the TEN-T programme under the 2011 TEN-T Annual Call.  The call for proposals was launched early January by the European Commission following...
February 3rd, 2012 | Environment, European Union, Inland Waterways, Logistics, Ports & Terminals, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Lt. Gov. Guadagno, Port Authority and Private sector partners announce investments in advance of 2014 Super Bowl –

Port of New York and New Jersey As football fans around the region gear up for Sunday’s Super Bowl XLVI in Indianapolis, the Port Authority and its private partners today announced a total of $70 million in private sector investments to Newark Liberty International Airport in anticipation of the big...
February 2nd, 2012 | Ports & Terminals, 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 States, Beaumont, Texas – Pilots supend service due to fog  United Arab Emirates, Abu Dhabi – Work on overtime basis for holiday  Singapore, Singapore – Construction of wharf at Tuas...
February 2nd, 2012 | Ports & Terminals | Read More

GAC Transfer Services expands to meet rising demand in Indian Subcontinent

Lars bergstrom Sri Lanka, 2 February 2012 – GAC’s in-house ship-to-ship transfer expert GAC Transfer Services (GTS) has responded to growing demand for LPG imports and exports of clean products in the Indian Subcontinent with the establishment of a new fully-equipped base in Sri Lanka. Ship-to-ship...
February 2nd, 2012 | Logistics, Ports & Terminals | Read More

ISAF Launch London 2012 Olympic Games Website

– ISAF Launch London 2012 Olympic Games Website – With 177 days until the London 2012 Olympic Games, the International Sailing Federation has launched yesterday their Olympic website. The website will be the home of Olympic Sailing during London 2012 with all the information, stories, results...
February 2nd, 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, Hong Kong – Laying of drainage outfall & construction of temporary seawall Singapore, Singapore – Singapore Airshow 2012 DATE: February 01, 2012-COUNTRY: Hong Kong-PORT: Hong Kong Laying...
February 1st, 2012 | Ports & Terminals | Read More

Entrants Named For 2016 Equipment Evaluation Wednesday 1 February 2012

Following the request for proposals, ISAF are pleased to announce that they have received entrants for, six Women’s Skiff and seven Mixed Mutlihulls and wish to invite them all to the evaluation event in Santander, Spain in March. The six skiff entries: • 29erXX – Ovington Boats • ARUP Skiff...
February 1st, 2012 | Yachting | Read More

Björk.Eklund Group changes its name to Greencarrier AB

  Following the renaming of the Björk.Eklund Group to Greencarrier AB, its founders Stefan Björk (left) and Björn Eklund (right), will continue to hold the positions of Chairman and Chief Executive Officer respectively The Björk.Eklund Group is changing its name to Greencarrier AB with effect...
February 1st, 2012 | Logistics, 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:  Australia, Broome – Strike announced  Australia, Port Kembla – Industrial dispute at coal terminal  Chile, all ports – New port rates for 2012 DATE: January 31, 2012- COUNTRY: Australia-...
January 31st, 2012 | Ports & Terminals | Read More

Pollution Control Service launched in China to steer owners through new rules

Pollution Control Service launched in China to steer owners through new rules
GAC China has launched a new specialist service to help ship owners comply with stringent new anti-pollution regulations that come into force at the country’s ports on 1 March 2012. Under the China Maritime Safety Agency (MSA) rules, owners and operators of vessels carrying any cargo deemed to...
January 31st, 2012 | News, Pollution, 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 – Dredging off Pasir Panjang Ferry Terminal * Hong Kong, Hong Kong – Submarine Outfall Inspection and Repair Works * Hong Kong, Hong Kong – Establishment of a Silt Curtain...
January 30th, 2012 | Ports & Terminals | Read More

Perfect Start For Xu As World Cup Standings Take Shape

The 2011-2012 ISAF Sailing World Cup Standings are starting to take shape after Sail Melbourne and US SAILING’s Rolex Miami OCR, the opening two regattas in the seven series World Cup. China’s Lijia Xu has had the perfect start to her World Cup campaign winning Laser Radial gold at Sail Melbourne...
January 30th, 2012 | Yachting | Read More

RichLand-LSP strengthens chemical logistics business unit with appointment of Graham Wall as Managing Director

Graham Wall Singapore-based logistics solutions provider looks to expand in South-East Asia region under new leadership SINGAPORE, 30th January 2012 – Leading chemical logistics solutions provider RichLand-LSP has appointed Graham Wall as Managing Director as it looks to expand its bulk liquid...
January 30th, 2012 | Logistics, 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 Hedland – Cyclone Iggy update DATE: January 29, 2012-COUNTRY: Australia-PORT: Port Hedland- Cyclone Iggy update Good Day Please see our cyclone update for Dampier & Port Walcot. Please...
January 29th, 2012 | Ports & Terminals | Read More

Disruption due to Belgian port closures –

 – Disruption due to Belgian port closures – Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS), the world’s leading maritime services provider, advises that a nationwide strike in Belgium on 30 January 2012 will close all ports in the country, with knock-on effects likely during the whole week. ISS anticipates...
January 27th, 2012 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ports & Terminals | Read More

HOT Port news from GAC

HOT PORT NEWS from GAC Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * Russia, Novorossiysk – Hurricane-force winds close port * Singapore, Singapore – Repair works along Changi Point Western  Boardwalk *  Australia, Dampier – Conditions...
January 27th, 2012 | Ports & Terminals | Read More

Marseilles Fos set to build on 2011 growth

Port news from Marseilles Fos                In a year marked by the implementation of French port reforms, cargo through put at Marseilles Fos topped 88 million tonnes in 2011 -a 3% increase on the previous 12 months – while cruise and ferry passenger numbers rose 13% to a record of...
January 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: * Singapore, Singapore – Construction at Banyan Basin (Selat Banyan West Jetty) * Hong Kong, Hong Kong – Seawall Reinstatement Works at Tai Tam Harbour * Hong Kong, Hong Kong – Marine Site Investigation...
January 26th, 2012 | Ports & Terminals | Read More

LR design helps client secure award for Biomass freight services

From Lloyd’s Register: Innovative innovative retro-fit design leads to Rail Business Award. Last year’s top prize for Freight and Logistics Achievement at the National Rail Awards was won by GB Railfreight (GBRf) for their innovative retro-fitting of a fleet of hopper wagons, developed with...
January 26th, 2012 | Logistics | Read More