Archive for the ‘Ports & Terminals’ Category

Contained losses with the BDI@912; be alerted on Geopolitics and Terrorism…

Contained losses with the BDI@912; be alerted on Geopolitics and Terrorism…
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry index) lost six points given that there was a contained loss for both the Capers and Panamaxes; geopolitics are worsening and Terrorism of ANY kind must be curbed. John Faraclas’ daily and weekly report: The BDI was also down  44 points since last week’s closing...
May 26th, 2017 | Bribery and Corruption, Chartering, Climate, Container shipping, Dry Bulkcarriers, Emissions, Environment, European Union, Events, Health and Safety, Liner Shipping and Trade, Marine Insurance, Maritime Tourism, Markets, Military, News, Oceanology, Oil Industry, People and Places, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Pollution, Ports & Terminals, Reports, Safety and Security, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce, UN | Read More

Worlds Confirmed – Junior 49er Europeans – Nacra Rules – Watch Sign Up

Worlds Confirmed – Junior 49er Europeans – Nacra Rules – Watch Sign Up
49er Worlds will offer a spectacular spectating experience on site, from the award winning Cruise Terminal of Leixoes or online! 49er Worlds are On in Matosinhos (Porto) The 49er Worlds will return to the waters of the tri-cities of Porto, but this time from Club Vela Atlantico in Matosinhos, the north...
May 26th, 2017 | Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
26-May-2017 HONG KONG INTERNATIONAL DRAGON BOAT RACES 2017 Hong Kong REMOVAL OF UNDERWATER OBSTRUCTIONS IN KWUN TONG TYPHOON SHELTER Hong Kong ECDIS REQUIREMENTS UPDATE Australia INCREASED VIGILANCE IN THE MARITIME DOMAIN New England, United States PORT SERVICES NORMAL, UNAFFECTED BY...
May 26th, 2017 | Piracy and Terrorism, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Regulatory, Technical, Technology | Read More

Port news from Marseille Fos

Port news from Marseille Fos
View of the Marseilles port passenger terminal Marseille Fos to cut port dues for eco-friendly ships Marseille Fos has joined the World Ports Climate Initiative (WPCI) and is now set to reduce port dues for ships performing better than required under air pollution regulations.  From July 1 this year...
May 26th, 2017 | IT and Communications, Logistics, Ports & Terminals, Technical, Technology | Read More

Preview North Sea Regatta Week 2017: It’s going to be a busy week!

Preview North Sea Regatta Week 2017: It’s going to be a busy week!
Picture credit: Sander van der Borch 64 boats on the start line of the Vuurschepen Race on 27 May 2017  On Saturday 27 May the North Sea Regatta Week 2017 kicks off with the Vuurschepen Race from Scheveningen to Harwich! On the start line we’ll see 64 yachts of which 38 yachts are fully crewed...
May 26th, 2017 | Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

HSH Nordbank participated as MLA in the acquisition financing for Beacon Rail

HSH Nordbank participated as MLA in the acquisition financing for Beacon Rail
Dr. Marcus Kleiner HAMBURG/KIEL HSH Nordbank is participating as a Mandated Lead Arranger in providing the acquisition financing for Beacon Rail, the leading European rolling stock leasing company, making available a loan of € 87 million. The total amount of financing in the context of an M&A process...
May 26th, 2017 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Mergers and Acquisitions, News, Rail | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
25-May-2017 PORT WORKING HOURS DURING RAMADAN Yanbu, Saudi Arabia TYPHOON SEASON Hong Kong RAMADAN PORT WORKING HOURS Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates MARINE WORKS AT OIL TERMINAL, CHAI WAN Hong Kong UNDERWATER INSPECTION WORKS AND SUBMARINE CABLE LAYING OPERATIONS Hong Kong RAMADAN...
May 25th, 2017 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
24-May-2017 SUBMARINE OUTFALL INSPECTION WORKS OFF AP LEI CHAU Hong Kong PORT WORKING HOURS DURING RAMADAN Jubail, Saudi Arabia RAMADAN WORKING HOURS Damman, Saudi Arabia SECURITY PRESENCE INCREASED IN PUBLIC PLACES, ISPS LEVEL UNCHANGED Liverpool & Manchester, United Kingdom CREW...
May 24th, 2017 | Piracy and Terrorism, Ports & Terminals | Read More

First attraction announced for new Boating & Watersports Holiday Show

First attraction announced for new Boating & Watersports Holiday Show
… Dedicated feature to showcase inland holidays British Marine Boat Shows is excited to unveil its first attraction for the brand new Boating & Watersports Holiday Show 2018. At the centre of this innovative new Holiday Show will be an interactive area focusing on recreating the spectacular...
May 24th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Marinas, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Shipping Intelligence Advisory: Indefinite customs strike in Chile

Shipping Intelligence Advisory: Indefinite customs strike in Chile
Port of Tilbury, UK, 24 May 2017: Nisomar, the data-driven maritime services company, is advising of an indefinite strike from today, Wednesday 24 May, by the National Association of Customs Officers of Chile (ANFACH) which will affect all Chilean ports, airports and borders in the country. The strike...
May 24th, 2017 | Associations, Aviation, Labour Disputes, Ports & Terminals, Strikes | Read More

Posidonia Sea Tourism Forum 2017 Day 2

Posidonia Sea Tourism Forum 2017 Day 2
Still a full house on Day 2 4TH POSIDONIA SEA TOURISM FORUM KICK STARTS EAST MED’S PORT AND MARINA INVESTMENT DRIVE Greek government determined to capitalise on sea tourism’s growth potential  through concession and PPP investment models Thanks to the recent formation of an integrated national strategy...
May 24th, 2017 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Exhibitions, Marinas, Maritime Tourism, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

PPA’s investment plans aired at 4th Posidonia Sea Tourism forum

PPA’s investment plans aired at 4th Posidonia Sea Tourism forum
PPA’s Theodora Riga, Manager of Strategic Planning & Marketing Department, delivering her speech PIRAEUS PORT AUTHORITY INVESTMENT PLANS TABLED AT 4thPOSIDONIA SEA TOURISM FORUM Cruise sector at core of expansion plans Piraeus Port Authority is investing Euro 294mn over a five-year period to...
May 24th, 2017 | Associations, Cruise Industry, Events, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Maritime Tourism, Ports & Terminals, Tourism | Read More

Capt. Antonio M. Padrón visits the new port of Granadilla

Capt. Antonio M. Padrón visits the new port of Granadilla
An aerial view of Puerto de Granadilla Capt. Antonio M. Padrón, “IMO Maritime Ambassador” and Maritime Authority of Tenerife visited the works of the new port of GRANADILLA, in Tenerife The visit was also attended by representatives of the Port Authority of Tenerife, the Maritime Authority...
May 23rd, 2017 | Associations, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Crowley Fuels Honored with “Alaska Safe Truck Fleet of the Year” Award

Crowley Fuels Honored with “Alaska Safe Truck Fleet of the Year” Award
(ANCHORAGE, Alaska; May 23, 2017) – Crowley Fuels has been honored with the ConocoPhillips/Alaska Trucking Association (ATA) “Alaska Safe Truck Fleet of the Year” award in the Line Haul Division (fleet size under 50 units) for continuing to perform at an elite level of safety. ConocoPhillips/ATA...
May 23rd, 2017 | Associations, Awards, Energy, Land Trasnport, Logistics | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
23-May-2017 PUBLIC SERVICES TO CLOSE FOR NATIONAL HOLIDAY Ecuador Public services to close for national holiday Tuesday, May 23, 2017, Ecuador Most public services in Ecuador will be closed on Friday 26 May, due to a National Holiday. Ports and terminals, however, will work normally...
May 23rd, 2017 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port news from GAC

Hot Port news from GAC
22-May-2017 SUBMARINE CABLE DUCT CONSTRUCTION WORKS Hong Kong INCREASES TO PORT TARIFFS Hodeidah, Yemen PORT CLOSURE Jubail, Saudi Arabia OPERATIONS SUSPENDED DUE TO HIGH WINDS King Abdul Aziz Port, Damman, Saudi Arabia Submarine cable duct construction works Monday, May 22,...
May 22nd, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Europort Masterclasses shape industry thinking

Europort Masterclasses shape industry thinking
Europort 2017 will once again feature a series of masterclasses allowing leading maritime and offshore professionals and experts to share knowledge and experiences on the hot topics facing ship owners, operators and suppliers. For each masterclass, a plenary session with four invited speakers will be...
May 22nd, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, IT and Communications, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Supporting the inland waterways

Supporting the inland waterways
What a place to be… Allaboutshipping is renown for its support on the World’s Inland Waterways and whenever the chance we do report and support in a multitude of ways the canals either business ones for cargo or for those for leisure. Past live reports include Venice, Amsterdam, Hamburg,...
May 21st, 2017 | Inland Waterways, Maritime History and Museums, Maritime Tourism, Tourism | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
20-May-2017 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 21 MAY-3 JUNE 2017 Worldwide World Holidays: 21 May-3 June 2017 Saturday, May 20, 2017, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 22 May (Mon) – Yemen Unification Day 25 May (Thu) – Ascension Day 25...
May 20th, 2017 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

BEUMER Group: Effectively shaping digital transformation

BEUMER Group:  Effectively shaping digital transformation
he new BEUMER app enables users to keep an eye on the current status of the machines connected to their system using their mobile devicesPicture credits: BEUMER Group GmbH & Co. KG What will the world of logistics look like in a couple of years? Will drones with stock orders fly through storehouses,...
May 19th, 2017 | IT and Communications, Logistics, Technical, Technology | Read More

Kent’s Andy Reid returns to the oceans in new round-the-world record attempt

Kent’s Andy Reid returns to the oceans in new round-the-world record attempt
Andy Reid Kent’s Andy Reid (47) is returning to the oceans by joining the crew of Team Britannia, a new round-the-world record attempt. The self-confessed adrenaline junkie will join the round-the-world powerboat, which hopes to slash up to seven days off the current record of 60 days 23 hours 49 minutes,...
May 19th, 2017 | News, Sailing, Sports | Read More

Contained loses with the BDI@957 points

Contained loses with the BDI@957 points
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) ended the day at 957 points, that’s down three, thanks to the volatile  Capers which where strengthened with 48 plus points and the BCI 2014 is now standing at 1,638 points; Geopolitics take more than ten twists and turns… John Faraclas’ daily recap: The...
May 18th, 2017 | Arctic Shipping, Chartering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Markets, Piracy and Terrorism, Ports & Terminals, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Technical, Technology, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Marinakis heads a 100% take-over of Nottingham Forest FC

Marinakis heads a 100% take-over of Nottingham Forest FC
Evangelos M. Marinakis London, May 18, 2017 – Nottingham Forest FC has announced the take-over of the Club by a consortium headed by Evangelos M. Marinakis, a Greek shipowner, businessman and owner of Greek champions Olympiacos FC, and Sokratis Kominakis, a Greek businessman and investor, previously...
May 18th, 2017 | Sports | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
18-May-2017 AMENDED ANCHORAGE AREAS Taman, Russia Amended anchorage areas Thursday, May 18, 2017, Taman, Russia In accordance with Harbor Master’s order dated 15 May 2017 Nr MM-12-r ships calling at Taman port may drop anchor/remain at anchor at the following anchorage positions: ANCHORAGE...
May 18th, 2017 | Ports & Terminals | Read More

World Sailing and Volvo join forces for the future of sailing

World Sailing and Volvo join forces for the future of sailing
.. The Volvo Ocean Race, Volvo Group and Volvo Car Group will today become the Official Automotive Partner of World Sailing, the International Governing Body for the sport.   As part of an ambitious plan, World Sailing will partner with the Volvo Ocean Race, owned by Volvo Group and Volvo Car Group,...
May 18th, 2017 | Associations, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More