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Conference highlights importance of industry collaboration to boost shipping and trade investment

Conference highlights importance of industry collaboration to boost shipping and trade investment
Participants, officials and speakers* Abu Dhabi – The 3rd Annual The Maritime Standard Ship Finance & Trade Conference, held at the Sheraton Abu Dhabi Hotel & Resort, assembled a high quality panel of speakers, from a wide variety of backgrounds, to discuss and debate the key issues and...
November 20th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Ports & Terminals, Shipmanagement | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  18-Nov-2017 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 19 NOVEMBER-2 DECEMBER 2017 Worldwide World Holidays: 19 November-2 December 2017 Saturday, November 18, 2017, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 19 Nov (Sun) – Sultan’s Birthday (Oman) 22...
November 18th, 2017 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  17-Nov-2017 CYPRUS RELATED SANCTIONS Turkey PORT CLOSED Ningbo,China Cyprus related sanctions Friday, November 17, 2017, Turkey With the Turkish embargo still in force, shipowners/ship managers may at any time find their interests seriously prejudiced in case there is any...
November 17th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Sanctions | Read More

Hot Port news from GAC

Hot Port news from GAC
  16-Nov-2017 CANOE RACES FROM CLEAR WATER BAY TO STANLEY MAIN BEACH Hong Kong PROHIBITION OF VESSELS ARRIVING FROM/CALLING AT CRIMEAN PORTS Turkey Canoe Races from Clear Water Bay to Stanley Main Beach Thursday, November 16, 2017, Hong Kong Canoe races will take place during...
November 16th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Rowing, Sanctions, Sports | Read More

New legal commentary on CMR uncovers Danish and international jurisprudence

New legal commentary on CMR uncovers Danish and international jurisprudence
Ulla Fabricius The inclusion of additional protocols to the CMR Convention in Danish legislation gave access to the possibility of establishing electronic freight agreements and communications for international road transport in Denmark. Lawyer and partner Ulla Fabricius has prepared a new legal commentary...
November 16th, 2017 | Insight, Land Trasnport, Legal, Logistics, Person Profiles, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  15-Nov-2017 PROPOSED TEMPORARY SAFETY ZONE Delaware River, United States CREW CHANGES CEASE Port Latta, Australia Proposed temporary safety zone Wednesday, November 15, 2017, Delaware River, United States The Coast Guard proposes to establish a temporary safety zone on the...
November 15th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Inland Waterway Transport and Ports ask Europe for an ambitious policy action plan and continuity in funding

Inland Waterway Transport and Ports ask Europe for an ambitious policy action plan and continuity in funding
l to r: Theresia Hacksteiner (EBU), Karin de Schepper (INE), Alexander van den Bosch (EFIP), MEP Wim van de Camp, Commissioner for Transport Violeta Bulc, Hester Duursema (ESO) 15 November 2017 – Today, a coalition of inland waterway transport (IWT) and ports has handed over a declaration with...
November 15th, 2017 | Canals, European Union, Inland Waterways, News, Organisations, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  14-Nov-2017 LIGHT BEACON REPAIR WORKS Hong Kong SUBMARINE OUTFALL INSPECTION WORKS OFF WAH FU Hong Kong REGULATIONS FOR ECA (EMISSION CONTROL AREAS) China Light beacon repair works Tuesday, November 14, 2017, Hong Kong For approximately 4 months, repair works for a light...
November 14th, 2017 | Emissions, Environment, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Europort confirms role as international maritime business hub

Europort confirms role as international maritime business hub
Europort’s vital role as a hub for global maritime business was reflected in its continuing attractiveness to international visitors and a series of business deals signed while the 2017 event was in session. From the exhibition’s entrance… A busy four days in Rotterdam starting 7 November...
November 14th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

The path to glory

The path to glory
– ETA for Ian Lipinski, Tuesday 14 at around 15:00 UTC – Vedran Kabalin’s boat has dismasted – 500 miles of lateral separation between the competitors’ most extreme options Less than twenty-four hours from the finish, Ian Lipinski looks to be heading towards an historic double....
November 13th, 2017 | Sailing, Sports | Read More

Hot Port news from GAC

Hot Port news from GAC
  13-Nov-2017 NEW INTERMODAL TERMINAL OPENS IN DECEMBER Gothenburg, Sweden BULKHEAD REMOVAL WORKS Hong Kong BERTHAGE/ANCHORAGE DISCOUNT CANCELLED North China New intermodal terminal opens in December Monday, November 13, 2017, Gothenburg, Sweden Operations at the intermodal...
November 13th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

A friend indeed

A friend indeed
To note: – The front runners expected to make landfall in Martinique on Tuesday 14 – Aurélien Poisson becomes a dad while racing – Tricks for boosting competitors’ morale Whilst the fleet carves out a route between the latest squalls in what is a very shifty trade wind, each of the...
November 12th, 2017 | Associations, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

World Sailing Council looks to the future

World Sailing Council looks to the future
A week of discussion and debate from delegates at World Sailing’s Annual Conference in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico culminated in a two-day meeting of World Sailing’s Council.   The submissions that proposed change, made in advance of the conference and the subsequent recommendations made by...
November 12th, 2017 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Sailing, Sports | Read More

World Sailing launches revolutionary eSailing World Championships

World Sailing launches revolutionary eSailing World Championships
.. World Sailing, the world governing body, has moved into the world of eSports with the launch of the first virtual World Sailing Championships. In partnership with the leading digital sailing platform, Virtual Regatta, the eSailing World Championships will be held every year starting from 2018. The...
November 11th, 2017 | Associations, Communication, Sailing, Sports | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  11-Nov-2017 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 12-25 NOVEMBER 2017 Worldwide World Holidays: 12-25 November 2017 Saturday, November 11, 2017, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 15 Nov (Wed) – Proclamation of the Republic (Brazil) 18 Nov (Sat)...
November 11th, 2017 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

No lasting armistice out on the ocean…

No lasting armistice out on the ocean…
99 years ago, the armistice of 11 November 1918 heralded the end of the First World War. This Saturday, on this its anniversary on the great Atlantic chessboard, by way of a nod to history, the battle is continuing to rage among the Mini-Transat La Boulangère ranks. Notably so at the front of the fleet,...
November 11th, 2017 | Maritime History and Museums, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  10-Nov-2017 NO TARIFF INCREASES FOR THIRD YEAR Gothenburg, Sweden TEMPORARY CLOSURE OF LANDING STEPS Hong Kong No tariff increases for third year Friday, November 10, 2017, Gothenburg, Sweden Gothenburg Port Authority has opted to keep the Port Tariff unchanged for the third...
November 10th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

PORTOPIA partners present outcome of their project

PORTOPIA partners present outcome of their project
… 10 November 2017 – During their Final Event on 9 November 2017, the PORTOPIA partners have presented the outcome of their project and shed a light on future developments. This event must be seen as a milestone in the data digitalisation agenda of the European port sector. During a day...
November 10th, 2017 | Ports & Terminals | Read More

HudsonAnalytix wins Port Cyber Assessment Grant

HudsonAnalytix wins Port Cyber Assessment Grant
Max Bobys HudsonAnalytix–Cyber Awarded United States Maritime Administration Cargo Handling Cooperative Program Grant to Perform Cybersecurity Assessment Workshops at Three U.S. Ports. Washington, DC, November 9, 2017 // HudsonAnalytix, Inc. is pleased to announce it is the recipient of a United States...
November 10th, 2017 | Awards, Ports & Terminals, Safety and Security | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  09-Nov-2017 MARCUS HOOK ANCHORAGE DREDGING UPDATE Delaware River, United States NEW ANNUAL CARGO TONNAGE RECORD IN FISCAL YEAR 2017 Panama Canal, Panama MOORING BUOY RESTORED Hong Kong Marcus Hook Anchorage dredging update Thursday, November 9, 2017, Delaware River, United States The...
November 9th, 2017 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Digital Transport Days in Tallinn raise high expectations from the industry

Digital Transport Days in Tallinn raise high expectations from the industry
Lamia Kerdjoudj-Belkaid Tallinn, November 9th, 2017 Digital Transport Days in Tallinn raise high expectations from the industry Last July, on the occasion of the start of the Estonian presidency, FEPORT expressed its support to the below mentioned four priorities of the Presidency considering that they...
November 9th, 2017 | Associations, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Ekol France development

Ekol France development
… Ekol France has opened two new branches. With the constant growth of the company in France since August 2016 and the strategic position in Ekol’s development, the two new branches will cover most of the activities in the logistical environment. “One branch is in Paris where we will mostly...
November 9th, 2017 | Logistics, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  08-Nov-2017 AROUND THE ISLAND YACHT RACE Hong Kong PORT EXEMPT FROM CLOSURE Aden, Yemen Around the Island Yacht Race Wednesday, November 8, 2017, Hong Kong A large-scale yacht race will take place around Hong Kong Island on 12 November 2017 (Sunday). About 250 yachts are...
November 8th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

MB92 takes 75% stake in Compositeworks

MB92 takes 75% stake in Compositeworks
… La Ciotat, 8 November 2017 – Marina Barcelona 92 (MB92) and Compositeworks (CW) announced today that MB92 has taken a 75 per cent stake in Compositeworks. The remaining 25% will stay in the hands of current shareholders. Compositeworks will continue under the current management of Benjamin...
November 8th, 2017 | Marinas, Mergers and Acquisitions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology, Yachting | Read More

Europort 2017 invigorates future thinking

Europort 2017 invigorates future thinking
A view from the exhibition hall Leading maritime exhibition Europort yesterday opened its doors to welcome international visitors to the 38th edition, once again confirming Rotterdam’s position at the heart of the global maritime industry. This year the exhibition has set its focus on three core themes;...
November 8th, 2017 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Exhibitions, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, People and Places, Ports & Terminals, Ship Conversions, Ship Supplies, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipmanagement, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More