Archive for the ‘Ports & Terminals’ Category

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
09-May-2018 WORKS AT TUAS WEST COAST Singapore REPAIRS FOR LIGHT BEACON AT FUNG WONG WAT Hong Kong SEAWALL REINSTATEMENT WORKS AT TUI MIN HOI, SAI KUNG Hong Kong Works at Tuas West Coast Wednesday, May 9, 2018, Singapore The working period for works at Tuas West Coast has been revised. According to the...
May 9th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

ESPO publishes its position paper on the Port Reception Facilities for ship waste

ESPO publishes its position paper on the Port Reception Facilities for ship waste
Isabelle Ryckbost 09 May 2018 – For European ports, ship waste has been one of the main environmental priorities, as indicated in the ESPO 2017 Sustainability Report. In its position paper on the revision of the Port Reception Facilities Directive, ESPO welcomes the Commission proposal and its...
May 9th, 2018 | Emissions, Environment, Oil Spill, Pollution, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Peel Ports launches first rail service

Peel Ports launches first rail service
  l to r: Jouke Schaap, Peel Ports Container Director; Roger Neary, DB Cargo UK; Patrick Walters Chief Operating Officer, Peel Ports Group; Metro Mayor Steve Rotherham; Vice Lord-Lieutenant David O’Donnell CBE DL; Lord Prescott; Warren Marshall, Peel Ports Group Planning Director. New route...
May 9th, 2018 | Logistics, News, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Rail | Read More

GAC’s Dubai South contract logistics facility opens

GAC’s Dubai South contract logistics facility opens
GAC’s Duabi South contract logistics facility New temperature- and humidity-controlled facility brings total capacity in Dubai to over 170,000 pallet positions Dubai, UAE, 9 May 2018 – GAC Dubai has opened its newest contract logistics facility, in the Logistics District of Dubai South. The...
May 9th, 2018 | Logistics, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
08-May-2018 REPAIRS FOR LIGHT BEACON AT LO FU WAT Hong Kong MARINE SITE INVESTIGATION AT YI O, LANTAU ISLAND Hong Kong DRAFT RESTRICTION LIFTED AFTER DREDGING COMPLETED Mobile, United States SPECIAL SAFETY SUPERVISION FOR VESSELS ENTERING QINGDAO WATER AREAS Qingdao, China TESTING OF AUV OFF SMALL...
May 8th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Ready to join us over 3 weeks in Rotterdam for the ESPO conference 2018?

Ready to join us over 3 weeks in Rotterdam for the ESPO conference 2018?
Onderzeebootloods (c) Roos Van de Werk In less than three weeks’ time, the European Sea Ports Organisation (ESPO), its members, the European port and maritime community and EU transport policy makers are gathering for the 15th edition of the ESPO conference in Europe’s biggest port, Rotterdam. The...
May 8th, 2018 | Associations, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Thinking smart about servicing terminal equipment at TECH TOC Europe 2018

Thinking smart about servicing terminal equipment at TECH TOC Europe 2018
London, 8 May 2018: Digitalization, big data and artificial intelligence (AI) are poised to transform the servicing and maintenance of container handling equipment, but a shift in mindset and close collaboration between equipment providers and terminal operators are vital to reap the full benefits...
May 8th, 2018 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Logistics, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Shell Marine expands its distribution network in New Zealand, Indonesia, Spain and Chile

Shell Marine expands its distribution network in New Zealand, Indonesia, Spain and Chile
Port of Auckland, New Zealand As part of its continuous review of its marine lubricants logistics offering, Shell Marine has expanded its distribution network into New Zealand, also adding three new key locations to its delivery options – in Indonesia, Spain and Chile. “Customers in New Zealand will...
May 8th, 2018 | Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Ports & Terminals, Ship Agencies | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  vhttp://www.allaboutshipping.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/USS-Cincinnati-photo-courtesy-of-the-US-Navy-Facebook-page.jpg 07-May-2018 TYPHOON SEASON Hong Kong TEMPORARY ARRANGEMENT OF TUNG CHUNG BUOYED CHANNEL Hong Kong Typhoon Season Monday, May 7, 2018, Hong Kong Owners, agents and charterers...
May 7th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

MSC develops a regional hub for container handling at Khalifa Port

MSC develops a regional hub for container handling at Khalifa Port
Captain Mohamed Juma Al Shamisi, Chief Executive Officer at Abu Dhabi Ports and Diego Aponte, President and CEO of MSC Group, were signatories for both agreements The new container terminal represents one of MSC’s strategic investments and aims to further strengthen the UAE’s position in attracting...
May 7th, 2018 | Containers, Logistics, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Nice UltiMed, a starting point

Nice UltiMed, a starting point
©Morgan Bove / A.S.O. To note: – The Nautical Parade that gathered together over 150 craft, rounded off the first edition of the Nice UltiMed this Sunday – Event analysis with Jean-Baptiste Durier, Director of the Nice UltiMed A grand Nautical Parade gathering together Sodebo Ultim’, IDEC...
May 6th, 2018 | Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

A critical analysis of some issues arising from the use of safe port clauses in time charters

A critical analysis of some issues arising from the use of safe port clauses in time charters
Emily Lionis A critical analysis of some issues arising from the use of safe port clauses in time charters by Emily Lionis* ABSTRACT The purpose of this dissertation is to review certain issues arising from the use of safe port clauses in time charters, an area of maritime law which has become fairly...
May 6th, 2018 | Chartering, Insight, Person Profiles, Ports & Terminals, Safety and Security | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
05-May-2018 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 6-19 MAY 2018 Worldwide World Holidays: 6-19 May 2018 Saturday, May 5, 2018, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 6 May (Sun) – Martyrs’ Day (Egypt) 7 May (Mon) – Early May Bank Holiday (UK) 7 May (Mon) – Defender...
May 5th, 2018 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

The crew of Sodebo Ultim’ wins Nice UltiMed!

The crew of Sodebo Ultim’ wins Nice UltiMed!
The winners ,the crew of Sodebo Ultim’ ©Jean-Marie Liot / A.S.O Crossing the finish line off Rauba Capeù at 13 hours 59 minutes 28 seconds French time, the crew of Sodebo Ultim’ has taken the win in the main event of the Nice UltiMed after 3 days, 57 minutes and 28 seconds of racing, after a breathtaking...
May 5th, 2018 | Awards, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Hot Pot News from GAC

04-May-2018 PILOTS SEEK STAKEHOLDER INPUT Houston, United States Pilots seek stakeholder input Friday, May 4, 2018, Houston, United States The Houston Pilots will hold a Tariff Revision Workshop on May 17 to seek stakeholder input on proposed revisions to the Houston Pilots tariff. Based on input received...
May 4th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Photo Finish?

Photo Finish?
©Jean-Marie Liot / A.S.O To note: – A breathtaking pursuit between Sodebo Ultim’ and IDEC SPORT on the eve of the finish of the main event of the Nice UltiMed – The Ultimes expected at the Cap Corse/Island of Giraglia mark tonight, likely with very little separating them – The boats...
May 4th, 2018 | Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

The next EU budget and inland waterways in Europe

The next EU budget and inland waterways in Europe
… European Commissioner Günther Oettinger announced on Wednesday the Commission proposal for the EU budget 2021-2027, the so-called Multi-Annual Financial Framework (MFF).  Last Friday in Ljubljana, the transport coalition of over 40 transport organizations, authorities, cities and industries...
May 4th, 2018 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
03-May-2018 CANOE AND SURF SKI RACE Hong Kong DOCKING/UNDOCKING HALTED Dammam, Saudi Arabia DENSE FOG AND POOR VISIBILITY Bosphorus, Turkey Canoe and surf ski race Thursday, May 3, 2018, Hong Kong A canoe and surf ski race will take place on 5 May 2018 (Saturday). About 50 to 60 canoes and surf skis...
May 3rd, 2018 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Sailing, Sports, Weather, Yachting | Read More

Walking on sunshine! AAL transports giant passenger boarding bridges to world’s busiest cruise port, PortMiami

Walking on sunshine! AAL transports giant passenger boarding bridges to world’s busiest cruise port, PortMiami
Christophe Grammare, Commercial Director at AAL AAL has completed its first cargo shipment in partnership with new Spanish representative, Marítima Davila, transporting two giant Seaport Passenger Boarding Bridges (SPBB) to PortMiami in a single sailing. May 3, 2018 – With the ink not yet dry on...
May 3rd, 2018 | Cruise Ferry, Liner Shipping and Trade, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Containerships selects Fleetrange

Containerships selects Fleetrange
One of the four new LNG vessel Containerships Nord. copyright Containerships Containerships plc selects Fleetrange for Operational Awareness Finnish logistics company Containerships plc has chosen Fleetrange as the company’s Operational Awareness solution. Fleetrange enables Containerships to easily...
May 3rd, 2018 | Bunkering, Containers, LNG, Logistics, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
02-May-2018 PORT VOLUME BASED SURCHARGE TO INCREASE Port Kembla, Australia Port Volume Based Surcharge to increase Wednesday, May 2, 2018, Port Kembla, Australia Svitzer has advised that its Volume Based Surcharge (VBS) at Port Kembla will increase to 11.2% from the current 5%, effective from 1 June. The...
May 2nd, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Torqeedo and BMW Cooperate on Emission-Free Drive System for Vendée Globe Campaign

Torqeedo and BMW Cooperate on Emission-Free Drive System for Vendée Globe Campaign
Photocredit BMW AG, Verwendung ausschließlich für redaktionelle Zwecke. Gilching, Germany (May 2, 2018) – Around the world with BMW i and Torqeedo technology: German sailor Boris Herrmann is planning to compete for the Yacht Club de Monaco in the Vendée Globe solo, around-the-world race in 2020...
May 2nd, 2018 | Emissions, Environment, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Port pro of the month: Luckasz Greinke (PL)

Port pro of the month: Luckasz Greinke (PL)
Luckasz Greinke Since 2016, Luckasz Greinke has been serving as the new President of the Board and Managing Director of the Port of Gdańsk. After two years in this position, we thought it was time for a conversation! In this Port pro of the month, Luckasz Greinke will tell you more about his long term...
May 2nd, 2018 | Communication, Company Profiles, News, Person Profiles, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hapag-Lloyd focuses on growing market in Africa

Hapag-Lloyd focuses on growing market in Africa
Hapag-Lloyd focuses on growing market in Africa Port expansion in Tema will lead to further growth in Ghana HAMBURG, Germany, May 2, 2018/ — New office for West Africa officially opened in Ghana Hapag-Lloyd services in West and East Africa off to promising start  Port expansion in Tema will...
May 2nd, 2018 | Company Profiles, Liner Shipping and Trade, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Schweizerzug introduces direct link to Antwerp

Schweizerzug introduces direct link to Antwerp
… Frenkendorf, Switzerland, 2 May 2018: Schweizerzug, a rail service offered by the Swiss-based logistics provider Swissterminal Group, is launching a new direct connection between Frenkendorf/Basel and the Port of Antwerp on 2 July 2018. This means that Switzerland will have an overnight...
May 2nd, 2018 | Logistics, Rail | Read More