Archive for the ‘Ports & Terminals’ Category

World Sailing equipment selection process for Paris 2024

World Sailing equipment selection process for Paris 2024
In 2018, World Sailing will make a number of important decisions concerning the Events and Equipment that will be used at the Paris 2024 Olympic Sailing Competition in Marseille, France. To ensure a joined up and efficient approach to the decision-making process, World Sailing’s Board of Directors...
December 13th, 2017 | Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Blows traded on a tense third day in Sanya

Blows traded on a tense third day in Sanya
American Laser Radial Girls sailor – Charlotte Rose Leading competitors in the nine fleets at the 2017 Youth Sailing World Championships were trading blows in a tense third day of racing in Sanya, China. Those in contention for medals were fighting for every inch across the four course areas to...
December 13th, 2017 | Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

KIZAD to serve as launch pad for Bank of China continued expansion in the Middle East

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates 13 December 2017: Khalifa Industrial Zone Abu Dhabi (KIZAD) announced today the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Bank of China Ltd. – Abu Dhabi to mutually promote their services for the benefit of both entities’ customers in the UAE and...
December 13th, 2017 | Finance, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  12-Dec-2017 SEAWALL REINSTATEMENT WORKS AT LEI YUE MUN Hong Kong TRIMMING OF UNDERWATER HIGH SPOTS SOUTH OF SHEK KWU CHAU Hong Kong TANKERS FACING BERTHING DELAYS Dongying,China OILFIELDS SERVICES TERMINAL AT MINA FREE PORT Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates Seawall reinstatement...
December 12th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  11-Dec-2017 SUBMARINE OUTFALL INSPECTION WORKS OFF SAI KUNG Hong Kong DAILY NEOPANAMAX VESSEL RESERVATIONS INCREASED Panama Canal, Panama Submarine outfall inspection works off Sai Kung Monday, December 11, 2017, Hong Kong For approximately 3 weeks, submarine outfall inspection...
December 11th, 2017 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Signals of intent put down in Sanya

Signals of intent put down in Sanya
American Laser Radial racer Charlotte Rose USA’s Charlotte Rose put out a strong signal of intent at the 2017 Youth Sailing World Championships in Sanya, China by dominating the day in the Girl’s Laser Radial. Racing in the 40-boat fleet, Rose won both races, sending out a message to the...
December 11th, 2017 | Associations, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

African Ports must harness technology for more effective skills and talent development

African Ports must harness technology for more effective skills and talent development
Lwandile Mabuza, Senior Operations Manager for Transnet National Ports Authority’s (TNPA) Port of Durban’s Point and Leisure Precinct, addressing the Tech TOC session at the African Terminal Operators’ Conference (TOC Africa) in Durban on Tuesday, 5 December 2017. [Johannesburg, South Africa,...
December 11th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Ports & Terminals | Read More

High and Lows of Port Risk: TT Club provides guidance

High and Lows of Port Risk: TT Club provides guidance
Dorota Jilli The foremost port and cargo handler insurer, TT Club has spoken of the risk factors most commonly facing port authorities and terminal operators, offering focused advice on how these entities can most easily minimise risk of damage to both cargo and equipment, bodily injuries and reputational...
December 11th, 2017 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, P and I Clubs, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  09-Dec-2017 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 10-23 DECEMBER 2017 Worldwide World Holidays: 10-23 December 2017 Saturday, December 9, 2017, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 16 Dec (Sat) – South Africa Day of Reconciliation 16 Dec (Sat)...
December 9th, 2017 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  08-Dec-2017 MARINE WORKS INSIDE CAUSEWAY BAY TYPHOON SHELTER Hong Kong PORT STATUS UPDATE (8 DECEMBER 2017) Yemen NOTICE OF INDUSTRIAL ACTION Port Jackson & Port Botany, Australia HIGH WINDS CLOSE PORT Al Jubail, Saudi Arabia SERVICE BOAT OPERATION PROHIBITED DUE TO WEATHER CONDITIONS Novorossiysk,...
December 8th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  07-Dec-2017 SUBMARINE OUTFALL INSPECTION WORKS OFF SIU SAI WAN Hong Kong GOETHALS BRIDGE DEMOLITION New York, United States TERMINAL RECEIVAL/DELIVERY DURING CHRISTMAS/NEW YEAR Port Kembla, Australia Submarine outfall inspection works off Siu Sai Wan Thursday, December 7, 2017,...
December 7th, 2017 | Ports & Terminals | Read More

GLEC EU Plenary meeting in Amsterdam

GLEC EU Plenary meeting in Amsterdam
FEPORT’s President, Gunther Bonz. GLEC EU Plenary meeting in Amsterdam: FEPORT engages in a constructive strategy review with other parties of the supply chain Last December 1st, FEPORT announced the alignment of the revised EEEG Guidelines with the GLEC framework[1]. As previously communicated, APM...
December 7th, 2017 | Associations, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Fresh faces look to make their name in sailing at the colossal Youth Sailing Worlds

Fresh faces look to make their name in sailing at the colossal Youth Sailing Worlds
Hanna Dzik and Jullia Szmit (POL) The 2017 Youth Sailing World Championships is fast approaching and as athletes begin to arrive in Sanya, China the expectation for the competition that lies ahead is building as the sailors weigh up their rivals. With more than 380 sailors representing 62 nations, the...
December 6th, 2017 | Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  06-Dec-2017 HEIGHT RESTRICTED AREAS FOR SOUTHERN CONNECTION OF TUEN MUN-CHEK LAP KOK LINK Hong Kong HEIGHT RESTRICTED AREAS AND SPECIAL AREAS FOR HONG KONG LINK ROAD Hong Kong MARITIME CREW VISA PROCESSING OVER CHRISTMAS/NEW YEAR PERIOD Australia Height Restricted Areas for Southern...
December 6th, 2017 | Port Conditions | Read More

MERCURIA Group to become majority shareholder of Port Lavna investment project

MERCURIA Group to become majority shareholder of Port Lavna investment project
Port Lavna project MERCURIA Group to become majority shareholder of Port Lavna investment project, transport ministry official says MERCURIA Group can become a majority stakeholder of the Port Lavna investment project until a concession agreement is signed under this project, Victor Olersky, Deputy...
December 6th, 2017 | Company Profiles, Markets, Mergers and Acquisitions, News, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  05-Dec-2017 2017 CHRISTMAS BERTHING PROTOCOL Portland, Australia 2017 Christmas Berthing Protocol Tuesday, December 5, 2017, Portland, Australia This berthing protocol guides the Port of Portland’s decisions about berthing/unberthing vessels over the Christmas period. CHRISTMAS...
December 5th, 2017 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  04-Dec-2017 ECA REGULATIONS FOR LOW SULPHUR FUEL USE China ECA Regulations for low sulphur fuel use Monday, December 4, 2017, China As per China’s ECA regulations, all ships calling at the below ports must use low-sulphur fuel (sulful content ≤0.5% m/m) while alongside...
December 4th, 2017 | Associations, Bunkering, Emissions, Environment, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Regulatory | Read More

Young talent to follow in the footsteps of sailing legends

Young talent to follow in the footsteps of sailing legends
Dolores Moreira Fraschini (URU) winner of the 2016 Youth Worlds Sailors from 62 nations are set to compete in the 2017 edition of the Youth Sailing World Championships from 9-16 December 2017 in Sanya, China. More than 380 competitors will race across nine youth events over five days of racing in a...
December 4th, 2017 | Associations, Sailing, Sports | Read More

Reducing Risks, Vulnerabilities and Enhancing Resilience

Reducing Risks, Vulnerabilities and Enhancing Resilience
Richard Moir, The Wealth Forums CEO 18 December 2017 Delegates Lounge, Marlborough House, Pall Mall, London 3:00-6:00pm   Objective Getting our trade, finance and investment governance structures fit for purpose within the context of 21st century trade is a prerequisite to regenerative development....
December 4th, 2017 | Associations, Climate, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Environment, Finance, Oceanology, Weather | Read More

The Special Register of the Canary Islands and the New Port of Granadilla

The Special Register of the Canary Islands and the New Port of Granadilla
… Capt. Antonio M. Padrón, IMO Maritime Ambassador, participated in the Conference on THE SPECIAL REGISTER OF SHIPS AND SHIPPING COMPANIES OF THE CANARY ISLANDS and the NEW PORT OF GRANADILLA, held in Tenerife The conferences were held in the auditorium of the Presidency of the Government of the...
December 3rd, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  02-Dec-2017 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 3-16 DECEMBER 2017 Worldwide World Holidays: 3-16 December 2017 Saturday, December 2, 2017, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 6 Dec (Wed) – Finland Independence Day 16 Dec (Sat) – South...
December 2nd, 2017 | Holidays, Port Conditions | Read More

Paris 2024 Olympic venue selected for Sailing’s 2018 World Cup Series Final

Paris 2024 Olympic venue selected for Sailing’s 2018 World Cup Series Final
Marseille hosted the 2017 RSX Europeans in May. World Sailing’s World Cup Series Final in 2018 will head to Marseille, France, the host city for the Paris 2024 Olympic Sailing Competition.   The World Cup Series is the definitive guide to the best-of-the-best in Olympic sailing with clear objectives...
December 2nd, 2017 | Sailing, Sports | Read More

GAC UK steps up support for Team Britannia’s round the world record attempt next year

GAC UK steps up support for Team Britannia’s round the world record attempt next year
Alan Priddy and Fergus Poole. Team Britannia has announced that logistics experts GAC will now be supporting the 80ft powerboat and its 12-strong crew with their environmental programme and land-based activities, as well as the bunkering and storage services they originally signed up to provide last...
December 2nd, 2017 | Bunkering, Logistics, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  01-Dec-2017 PORTS AUTHORITY RECOGNISED FOR HYDROGRAPHIC EXCELLENCE Pilbara, Australia CRUISE TERMINAL DESIGN UNVEILED Newcastle, Australia Ports Authority recognised for hydrographic excellence Friday, December 1, 2017, Pilbara, Australia Pilbara Ports Authority’s Tidal...
December 1st, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

FEPORT members reiterate their commitment to voluntarily reduce their emissions and align the revised EEEG Guidelines with the GLEC framework

FEPORT members reiterate their commitment to voluntarily reduce their emissions and align the revised EEEG Guidelines with the GLEC framework
Lamia Kerdjoudj-Belkaid Brussels, December 2017 – FEPORT members reiterate their commitment to voluntarily reduce their emissions and align the revised EEEG Guidelines with the GLEC framework[1]. In December 2017, APM Terminals, Contship Italia, EUROGATE, HHLA, Hutchison Ports and PSA agreed on...
December 1st, 2017 | Associations, Emissions, Environment, Ports & Terminals | Read More