Archive for the ‘Ports & Terminals’ Category

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
24-Apr-2018 DOCKING/UNDOCKING RESUMED Dammam, Saudi Arabia LOCK CHAMBER BACK IN SERVICE Kiel Canal, Germany MAXIMUM ARRIVAL/DEPARTURE DRAFTS IN SWELL CONDITIONS Port Botany, Australia AIR DRAFT RESTRICTION Port Botany, Australia INSPECTION WORKS OF THE EASTERN HARBOUR CROSSING, CHA KWO LING Hong Kong Docking/undocking...
April 24th, 2018 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

GAC South Africa expands into Port Elizabeth

GAC South Africa expands into Port Elizabeth
Eric Barnard, Managing Director, GAC Shipping S.A. Shipping services to meet increased business demands Port Elizabeth, South Africa, 24 April 2018 – GAC South Africa has opened its fifth branch, to provide a portfolio of shipping services for oil & gas projects and LPG shipments at Port Elizabeth...
April 24th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Energy, Logistics, News, Person Profiles, Ship Agencies | Read More

Crowley, PowerSecure to Develop LNG Microgrids for Resilient, Dependable Power Supplies

Crowley, PowerSecure to Develop LNG Microgrids for Resilient, Dependable Power Supplies
Crowley carries LNG in ISO tanks to Abbvie Pharmaceuticals in Puerto Rico following the company’s plant expansion and conversion to LNG. (JACKSONVILLE, Fla.; April 23, 2018) – Crowley FUELS and PowerSecure, a Southern Company subsidiary, have formed an alliance to develop and deploy microgrid...
April 23rd, 2018 | Energy, LNG, Logistics | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
23-Apr-2018 DREDGING OFF SULTAN SHOAL LIGHTHOUSE Singapore DREDGING IN TEMASEK FAIRWAY Singapore TEMPORARY SUSPENSION OF DOCKING/UNDOCKING Dammam, Saudi Arabia Dredging off Sultan Shoal Lighthouse Monday, April 23, 2018, Singapore The working period for dredging off Sultan Shoal Lighthouse has been...
April 23rd, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

ESPO Conference – Rotterdam 31 May & 1 June 2018: let’s go through the programme!

ESPO Conference – Rotterdam 31 May & 1 June 2018: let’s go through the programme!
The Dutch Minister of Infrastructure, Cora van Nieuwenhuyzen 23 April 2018 – “Investing in the Port of Tomorrow” will be the central theme of the forthcoming ESPO Conferencekindly hosted by the Port of Rotterdam. On 31 May and 1 June, ESPO and its members are welcoming you in the Onderzeebootloods for...
April 23rd, 2018 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Transnet & Saldehco to develop SA’s first off-shore supply base in Saldanha

Transnet & Saldehco to develop SA’s first off-shore supply base in Saldanha
From the signing of the agreement; full caption * Signed Agreement between Transnet and Saldehco Paves Way for SA’s First Off-shore Supply Base [Saldanha Bay, South Africa, 23 April 2018]   South Africa’s first dedicated and customised facility supporting offshore oil and gas activities will be...
April 23rd, 2018 | Events, Ports & Terminals | Read More

first Nacra 15 World Championship starts in Barcelona on Monday 23 April with 60 teams from 18 countries

first Nacra 15 World Championship starts in Barcelona on Monday 23 April with 60 teams from 18 countries
… Right now in Barcelona, 60 eager Nacra 15 youth teams representing 18 Nations and four continents are preparing their first official Nacra 15 World Championship. Sailors are coming from Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Germany, Canada, Spain, Finland, France, Great Britain, Italy, US...
April 22nd, 2018 | Events, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

The heat is on in Hyères

The heat is on in Hyères
Hyères will heat up in more ways than one this week with temperatures set to soar and a red-hot competition across the single Para World Sailing and ten Olympic sailing disciplines expected. Sailors competing at the Hyères 2018 World Cup Series event include Olympic, Paralympic, World and Continental...
April 22nd, 2018 | Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
21-Apr-2018 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 22 APRIL-5 MAY 2018 WorldwideWorld Holidays: 22 April-5 May 2018 Saturday, April 21, 2018, WorldwidePublic holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 23 Apr (Mon) – Turkish National Sovereignty and Children’s Day 25 Apr (Wed) – Sinai Liberations...
April 21st, 2018 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Enter the Dredging and Port Construction Awards 2018

Enter the Dredging and Port Construction Awards 2018
Namrata Nadkarni, Dredging and Port Construction, Managing Editor The event, which will provide a platform to promote innovation, efficiency and sustainability in the sector, will be part of the official CEDA – IADC Dredging for Sustainable Infrastructure Conference programme. This is a special year,...
April 20th, 2018 | Awards, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Close competition calls for exciting racing in upcoming World Cup Series

Close competition calls for exciting racing in upcoming World Cup Series
Regatta Park, Miami, USA is hosting more than 500 sailors from 50 nations for the second of four regattas in Sailing’s 2018 World Cup Series. Held from 21-28 January 2018, racing will be held in all ten of the Olympic events. © Jesus Renedo /Sailing Energy/World Sailing Over 650 sailors representing...
April 19th, 2018 | Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
19-Apr-2018 NATIONAL SOVEREIGNTY AND CHILDREN’S DAY Turkey RESTRICTED SERVICE AT COAL TERMINAL Port Kembla, Australia MARINE WORKS AT SOUTH-WESTERN CORNER OF CAUSEWAY BAY TYPHOON SHELTER Hong Kong FOG HALTS TRAFFIC Bosphorus, Turkey National Sovereignty and Children’s Day Thursday, April 19, 2018,...
April 19th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Volatility and Uncertainty in the Shipping Markets and Geopolitics

Volatility and Uncertainty in the Shipping Markets and Geopolitics
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) gained earlier on today another 72 points thanks to the as ever volatile Capers… The Geopolitical front could soon become not just uncertain, but an inferno. John Faraclas’ daily briefing: The BDI with these 72 points – as a result of the Capers’ sky...
April 18th, 2018 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, European Union, Insight, Marinas, Maritime Tourism, Markets, Organisations, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Reports, Sailing, Shipping Indices, Sports, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Tourism, Trade and Commerce, Weather, Yachting | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
18-Apr-2018 DREDGING OPERATIONS IN TUEN MUN RIVER CHANNEL Hong Kong MOORING & UNMOORING OF VESSELS AT TUAS FINGER ONE PROJECT AREA Singapore RECLAMATION WORK AT TUAS VIEW, OFF TEMASEK FAIRWAY Singapore Dredging operations in Tuen Mun River Channel Wednesday, April 18, 2018, Hong Kong For approximately...
April 18th, 2018 | Ports & Terminals | Read More

Nice UltiMed supports Team Banque Populaire

Nice UltiMed supports Team Banque Populaire
… To note:  Nice UltiMed gives Banque Populaire its support after their boat capsized at the weekend  Even though he won’t be able to compete on his boat, Armel Le Cléac’h will attend the event and accompany the Mayor of Nice, Christian Estrosi in giving the start of the Nice UltiMed ...
April 18th, 2018 | Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Don’t miss out on Intermodal news and updates

Don’t miss out on Intermodal news and updates
Keep up-to-date with the Intermodal Events We want to make sure you are kept up-to-date about Intermodal Europe and Intermodal Asia: from the latest news, to who is exhibiting and speaking, to industry trends and innovations and much more… Due to changes in Data Protection Law (know as GDPR), from...
April 18th, 2018 | Canals, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Inland Waterways, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Port Conditions, Rail | Read More

OECD report out today: Ports must ramp up greenhouse gas incentives

OECD report out today: Ports must ramp up greenhouse gas incentives
… For sure, our international readership you would be interested to study the new OECD International Transport Forum report which come out today, arguing ports need to develop more – and smarter – incentives in order to meet the IMO’s greenhouse gas targets for the shipping...
April 18th, 2018 | Emissions, Environment, Ports & Terminals, Reports | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
17-Apr-2018 MARINE SITE INVESTIGATION AT YUNG SHUE FERRY PIER Hong Kong MARINE SITE INVESTIGATION AT MIDDLE ISLAND Hong Kong DREDGING AT KWAI TSING CONTAINER TERMINAL 8 WEST Hong Kong TRIMMING OF UNDERWATER HIGH SPOTS Hong Kong MARINE SITE INVESTIGATION AT MA TAU KOK Hong Kong Marine site investigation...
April 17th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

50 years Container Ships in the Port of Hamburg – How the Steel Box revolutionized Global Trade

50 years Container Ships in the Port of Hamburg – How the Steel Box revolutionized Global Trade
Port of Hamburg Here is another video straight out of the Port of Hamburg!  50 Years of Container in the Port of Hamburg – How the Steel Box revolutionized Global Trade In 1968 the first container ship entered the Port of Hamburg. Back then nobody would have guessed that these rustic steel boxes...
April 17th, 2018 | Containers, Film Industry, Markets, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Dachser’s growth gets a tail wind

Dachser’s growth gets a tail wind
… For the first time, the logistics provider achieves revenue of over EUR 6 billion with growth driven by strong export business in Europe and invigorated global trade Kempten, Munich. April 17, 2018. In the 2017 financial year, Dachser for the first time achieved revenue of over EUR 6 billion....
April 17th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Logistics, Trade and Commerce | Read More

VARTAN successfully steers Forth Ports through AEO accreditation

VARTAN successfully steers Forth Ports through AEO accreditation
Port of Leith obtains AEO status Leading compliance specialists, VARTAN, has successfully guided Forth Ports in obtaining Authorised Economic Operator (AEO) status for part of its Scottish operations, as part of its post-Brexit plans. This newly awarded certification makes these the first ports in Scotland...
April 17th, 2018 | News, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

For the first time, more than 30 ports certified with EcoPorts PERS environmental standard

For the first time, more than 30 ports certified with EcoPorts PERS environmental standard
EcoPorts members in the ESPO Conference 2017, Barcelona. 17 April 2018 For the first time since its establishment, EcoPorts has reached the number of 32 ports certified with the environmental performance standard of the network (PERS). Set up in 1997, EcoPorts operates under the European Sea Ports...
April 17th, 2018 | Environment, Health and Safety, News, Ports & Terminals | Read More

LIQUI MOLY is the Official Sponsor of the 2018 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship

LIQUI MOLY is the Official Sponsor of the 2018 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship
Germany’s Philip Gogulla scores against Sweden’s goalkeeper Viktor Fasth and Sweden’s Anton Stralman during the IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship in Cologne on May 06th 2017. Liqui Moly Henkel The competition in Denmark marks the end of the winter sports season for the oil manufacturer  April...
April 17th, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Sports | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
16-Apr-2018 MARINE SITE INVESTIGATION AT YUNG SHUE FERRY PIER Hong Kong MARINE SITE INVESTIGATION AT MIDDLE ISLAND Hong Kong DREDGING AT KWAI TSING CONTAINER TERMINAL 8 WEST Hong Kong Marine site investigation at Yung Shue Ferry Pier Monday, April 16, 2018, Hong Kong For approximately one month, marine...
April 16th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

U-Freight strengthens presence on US West Coast

U-Freight strengthens presence on US West Coast
On the west coast of the USA, U-Freight America is strengthening its presence in the greater Los Angeles area at a wholly-owned logistics hub in the City of Industry. The facility is an 80,000 sq ft hub from which U-Freight America offers fully-integrated logistics services, generated through its air...
April 16th, 2018 | Logistics | Read More