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  28-Mar-2017 TRANSPORT OF SAND MATERIAL TO STOCKPILE AREA AT TUAS VIEW EXTENSION Singapore UNDERWATER SURVEY EXPERIMENT NORTH OF PULAU SEMAKAU Singapore TROPICAL CYCLONE DEBBIE: UPDATE NO.7 (28 MARCH 2017) North Queensland, Australia Transport of...
March 28th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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27-Mar-2017 SENTINEL FISH CAGE INSTALLED SELETAR DAM Singapore AAT TARIFF REVIEW FY2017: INCREASES FOR FISHERMAN ISLAND Fisherman Island, Australia TROPICAL CYCLONE DEBBIE: UPDATE 6 (27 MARCH 2017) North Queensland, Australia Sentinel fish cage installed Seletar Dam Monday, March...
March 27th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Rowing, Weather | Read More

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24-Mar-2017 TROPICAL LOW EXPECTED TO BECOME CYCLONE North Queensland, Australia Tropical low expected to become cyclone Friday, March 24, 2017, North Queensland, Australia The Tropical Low in the Coral Sea is expected to develop into a tropical cyclone and move west towards the...
March 24th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
22-Mar-2017 TROPICAL LOW 22U – UPDATE 3 Dampier/Port Walcott/Port Hedland, Australia THREE-RUNWAY SYSTEM INSTALLATION OF SUBMARINE CABLE WORKS Hong Kong NEW PORTS TARIFF South Africa WATER SHORTAGES Cape Town/Saldanha Bay/Mossel Bay, South Africa Tropical low 22U – Update...
March 22nd, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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  21-Mar-2017 MARINE WORKS FOR CONSTRUCTION OF THREE-RUNWAY SYSTEM NORTH OF AIRPORT Hong Kong UPCOMING LOCKS LANE OUTAGES Panama Canal, Panama TROPICAL LOW 22U UPDATE 2 Dampier & Port Walcott, Australia Marine works for construction of three-runway...
March 21st, 2017 | Canals, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
20-Mar-2017 SANDSTORMS DISRUPTING OPERATIONS Jeddah, Saudi Arabia STRONG WINDS AND SEASONAL RAINS Dammam, Saudi Arabia PORT MONITORING TROPICAL LOW Dampier, Australia REPAIR WORKS FOR LIGHT BEACON AT TANG CHAU Hong Kong Sandstorms disrupting operations Monday, March 20, 2017,...
March 20th, 2017 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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18-Mar-2017 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 19 MARCH-1 APRIL 2017 Worldwide PORT DECLARES READY TO RECEIVE CONTAINERS & OTHER CARGO TRAFFIC Aden, Yemen World Holidays: 19 March-1 April 2017 Saturday, March 18, 2017, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include...
March 18th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
17-Mar-2017 SHIP CHANNEL BLOCKED Houston, USA Ship channel blocked Friday, March 17, 2017, Houston, USA Vessel transits between lights 34 and 50 in the Houston Ship Channel were halted at 1234 hours local time yesterday (16 March), due to a ship which has lost propulsion blocking...
March 17th, 2017 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Port of Durban Marine Pilot successfully steers a car acrrier in rough sea conditions

Port of Durban Marine Pilot successfully steers a car acrrier in rough sea conditions
Marine Pilot Rainer Rauntenberg (right) who managed to the steer in an automotive vessel in rough weather conditions receives a gift from the Port of Durban Harbour Master Alex Miya. [Durban, South Africa, 17 March 2017]  The cyclonic weather conditions which battered the Durban beach front earlier...
March 17th, 2017 | Automobiles, Automobiles, Car trade, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Markets, People and Places, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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16-Mar-2017 TEMPORARY UNLOADING FACILITY Hong Kong ANCHORAGE CLOSED TO SHIPPING Port Kembla, Australia BAD WEATHER HALTS BERTHING/UNBERTHING Jubail, Saudi Arabia Temporary Unloading Facility Thursday, March 16, 2017, Hong Kong A temporary unloading facility has been established...
March 16th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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13-Mar-2017 SUBMARINE CABLE REPAIR WORKS SOUTH OF SHA CHAU Hong Kong MARINE WORKS EAST OF HONG KONG INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT Hong Kong STRONG WINDS HALT PORT MOVEMENTS Dammam, Saudi Arabia Submarine cable repair works south of Sha Chau Monday, March 13, 2017, Hong Kong For...
March 13th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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10-Mar-2017 EXPANDED CANAL’S GLOBAL IMPACT GROWS, U.S. EAST COAST PORTS BEGIN TO BENEFIT Panama Canal, Panama Expanded Canal’s global impact grows, U.S. East Coast ports begin to benefit Friday, March 10, 2017, Panama Canal, Panama Expansion [of the Panama Canal] nears its...
March 10th, 2017 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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  09-Mar-2017 NEW SEA LOCK PROGRESS REPORT Amsterdam, Netherlands CUSTOMS UPDATE: METHOD OF PAYMENT EVIDENCE/GUARANTEE LETTER Saudi Arabia NEW IMMIGRATION CHARGES Jeddah, Saudi Arabia New Sea Lock progress report Thursday, March 9, 2017, Amsterdam, Netherlands Work...
March 9th, 2017 | Immigration, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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08-Mar-2017 ANCHORAGE AREA REORGANISATION: ENTRY RESTRICTION TO FOAA “G” AREA Fujairah, United Arab Emirates LNG BUNKERING Rotterdam & Amsterdam, Netherlands Anchorage area reorganisation: entry restriction to FOAA “G” Area Wednesday, March 8, 2017, Fujairah, United...
March 8th, 2017 | Bunkering, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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07-Mar-2017 MOORING LINE REQUIREMENTS REMINDER Panama Canal, Panama CHANGE TO CHANNEL DEPTHS Dampier, Australia REVISED DEPTH & TRANSFER DRAFT Port Kembla, Australia MARINE WORKS AT CAUSEWAY BAY TYPHOON SHELTER Hong Kong Mooring line requirements reminder Tuesday, March...
March 7th, 2017 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port news from GAC
06-Mar-2017 PORTS OPS HALTED DUE TO BAD WEATHER Jubail, Saudi Arabia ANCHORAGE CLOSURE Port Kembla, Australia CYCLONE WATCH UPDATE – SHIPPING OPS RESUMED Northern Territory, Australia BANKS & AUTHORITIES TO CLOSE FOR WOMEN’S DAY Russia Ports ops halted due to bad weather Monday,...
March 6th, 2017 | Associations, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
02-Mar-2017 DREDGING AT WESTERN DISTRICT PUBLIC CARGO WORKING AREA Hong Kong Dredging at Western District Public Cargo Working Area Thursday, March 2, 2017, Hong Kong For approximately 5 months, dredging operations will be carried out within the area bounded by straight lines...
March 2nd, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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01-Mar-2017 SVITZER PORT TARIFF REVIEW Australia Svitzer Port Tariff Review Wednesday, March 1, 2017, Australia Svitzer Australia has announced revisions to its public tariffs for towage and lines/mooring at Australian ports, effective from 1 April 2017. Svitzer states that every...
March 1st, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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  28-Feb-2017 PIPELINE INSTALLATION WORKS Hong Kong Pipeline installation works Tuesday, February 28, 2017, Hong Kong For approximately 10 months, marine works involving pipeline installation works will be carried out [at Sha Chau] in the area bounded by straight lines joining...
February 28th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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27-Feb-2017 DREDGING OPERATIONS AT KWAI TSING CONTAINER TERMINAL 9 SOUTH Hong Kong Dredging Operations at Kwai Tsing Container Terminal 9 South Monday, February 27, 2017, Hong Kong With effect from 27 February 2017 and for a period of approximately 6 months, dredging operations...
February 27th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
25-Feb-2017 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 26 FEBRUARY-11 MARCH 2017 Worldwide World Holidays: 26 February-11 March 2017 Saturday, February 25, 2017, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 26 Feb (Sun) – Kuwat Liberation Day 27 Feb (Mon)...
February 25th, 2017 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
24-Feb-2017 REVISIONS TO WATER PRICE ANNOUNCED Singapore Revisions to water price announced Friday, February 24, 2017, Singapore The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore has announced revisions to its water price for shipping customers to come into effect on 1 July 2017...
February 24th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Ship Supplies | Read More

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23-Feb-2017 GOVERNMENT INSTITUTIONS & BANKS CLOSE FOR CARNIVAL Panama STORM DORIS REACHES UK SHORES United Kingdom Government institutions & banks close for Carnival Thursday, February 23, 2017, Panama Due to the upcoming Carnival holidays in Panama, Government institutions...
February 23rd, 2017 | Canals, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Holidays, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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22-Feb-2017 IMPLEMENTATION OF WATER CONSERVATION MEASURES Panama Canal, Panama PORT OPS RESUMED AFTER UNEXPLODED BOMB REMOVED Portsmouth, United Kingdom BANKS, AUTHORITIES & ADMINISTRATIONS CLOSE FOR HOLIDAYS Russia PORT OPERATIONS CONTINUING DESPITE FLOODS Jakarta, Indonesia Implementation...
February 22nd, 2017 | Canals, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
20-Feb-2017 PORT DUES SUBSIDY WITHDRAWN Saudi Arabia SHOALING ALERTS Delaware River, USA CITY IN TOTAL BLACKOUT Aden, Yemen Port dues subsidy withdrawn Monday, February 20, 2017, Saudi Arabia Saudi Ports Authority has withdrawn the subsidy on port dues, effective from 11...
February 20th, 2017 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Military, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More