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27-May-2017 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 28 MAY-10 JUNE 2017 Worldwide World Holidays: 28 May-10 June 2017 Saturday, May 27, 2017, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 28-30 (Sun-Tue) – Dragon Boat festival (China) 29 May (Mon) – Spring...
May 27th, 2017 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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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

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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

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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

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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

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Hot Port News from GAC
16-May-2017 VIADUCT CONSTRUCTION WORKS AT JUNK BAY Hong Kong DREDGING IN WESTERN DANGEROUS GOODS ANCHORAGE Hong Kong Viaduct construction works at Junk Bay Tuesday, May 16, 2017, Hong Kong For approximately 24 months, viaduct construction works will be carried out within the...
May 16th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port news from GAC
15-May-2017 SHOALING IN CHESTER RANGE Delaware River, USA BMW SAILING FEST Turkish Straits, Turkey Shoaling in Chester Range Monday, May 15, 2017, Delaware River, USA The Captain of the Port, Delaware Bay, is notifying mariners of shoaling that has been reported in the Delaware...
May 15th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
11-May-2017 PORT AUTHORITY LAUNCHES ‘NAVIGATE’ ROUTE PLANNER Rotterdam, Netherlands Port Authority launches ‘Navigate’ route planner Thursday, May 11, 2017, Rotterdam, Netherlands The Port of Rotterdam Authority has launched ‘Navigate’ at the Transport Logistic...
May 11th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Regulatory | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
10-May-2017 TURKCELL PLATINUM SAILING CUP Turkish Straits, Turkey SHIP SANITATION CONTROL & EXEMPTION CERTIFICATES United States OPERATIONS RETURNING TO NORMAL AFTER DISRUPTION Richards Bay, South Africa Turkcell Platinum Sailing Cup Wednesday, May 10, 2017, Turkish Straits,...
May 10th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Regulatory, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

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Hot Port news from GAC
09-May-2017 CANAL WELCOMES LARGEST VESSEL TO DATE THROUGH NEW LOCKS Panama Canal, Panama BERTHING/UNBERTHING SUSPENDED Jubail, Saudi Arabia DUSTY WINDS HALT PORT OPERATIONS Dammam, Saudi Arabia MARITIME PIRACY REPORT SEES FIRST SOMALI HIJACKINGS AFTER FIVE-YEAR LULL Worldwide Canal...
May 9th, 2017 | Canals, Piracy and Terrorism, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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08-May-2017 PLANNED LANE OUTAGE POSTPONED Panama Canal, Panama NEW VOLUNTARY RIGHT WHALE SPEED RESTRICTION ZONE Block Island, RI, United States REPAIRS TO JETTY RISER PIPES AT PERMANENT AVIATION FUEL FACILITY, TUEN MUN Hong Kong Planned lane outage postponed Monday, May 8, 2017,...
May 8th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
06-May-2017 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 7-20 MAY 2017 Worldwide FIRST CRUISE SHIP THROUGH NEW LOCKS Panama Canal, Panama World Holidays: 7-20 May 2017 Saturday, May 6, 2017, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 8 May (Mon) – Bank Holiday...
May 6th, 2017 | Canals, Cruise Industry, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
05-May-2017 DREDGING IN TEMASEK FAIRWAY Singapore Dredging in Temasek Fairway Friday, May 5, 2017, Singapore From today (5 May) until 5 June, dredging works are being conducted in Temasek Fairway, within the working area bounded by the following coordinates (WGS 84 Datum): 1)...
May 5th, 2017 | Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port news from GAC
03-May-2017 PORT VOLUME SURCHARGE Port Kembla, Australia SOIL INVESTIGATION WORKS SOUTH OF PULAU BUKOM Singapore Port Volume Surcharge Wednesday, May 3, 2017, Port Kembla, Australia Tug service provider Svitzer Australia has advised that there is no change in the current Volume...
May 3rd, 2017 | Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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02-May-2017 PIER RECONSTRUCTION WORKS Hong Kong Pier reconstruction works Tuesday, May 2, 2017, Hong Kong For approximately 16 months, reconstruction works for Sharp Island Pier will be carried out within the area bounded by straight lines joining the following co-ordinates...
May 2nd, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Cutter Suction Dredger 350 delivered to Heuvelman Ibis

Cutter Suction Dredger 350 delivered to Heuvelman Ibis
Damen Cutter Suction Dredger 350 ( Just 3 months from order to delivery A Damen Cutter Suction Dredger (CSD) 350 has been delivered from Damen Dredging Equipment in Nijkerk, the Netherlands, to start work on a canal dredging assignment in the province of Groningen, in the north of the country. In order...
May 1st, 2017 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
29-Apr-2017 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 30 APRIL-13 MAY 2017 Worldwide World Holidays: 30 April-13 May 2017 Saturday, April 29, 2017, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 1 May (Mon) – Labour Day/Workers’ Day/May Day 1 May(Mon) –...
April 29th, 2017 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
28-Apr-2017 SCHEDULED CHANNEL CLOSURE FOR RIVERFEST Neches River, Port Neches TX, USA CONTINUOUS OPERATION OF A TEMPORARY WIND MONITORING STATION Hong Kong DREDGING IN HUNG HOM FAIRWAY Hong Kong REPAIRS TO DOLPHINS IN TO KWA WAN TYPHOON SHELTER Hong Kong LOCK CHAMBER TO CLOSE FOR REPAIRS Kiel...
April 28th, 2017 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
27-Apr-2017 COLLISION OFF BOSPHORUS Turkish Straits, Turkey Collision off Bosphorus Thursday, April 27, 2017, Turkish Straits, Turkey At 11.45 hours local time today, a Togo-flagged vessel and a Russian Navy Vessel collided 17 miles of Bosphorus, due to fog and low visibility. As...
April 27th, 2017 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

One of biggest Russian ports, Port of Ust-Luga, raised its safety

One of biggest Russian ports, Port of Ust-Luga, raised its safety
The “Chernaya Barabulka” Port fleet of Baltic Sea Tug Agency (Port of Ust-Luga, Russia) expanded with two new tugboats Baltic Sea Tug Agency (BSTA LLC, commercial sea port of Ust-Luga) has put into operation two new tugboats, Kizhuch and Chernaya Barabulka, today, 26 April 2017, reports...
April 27th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
26-Apr-2017 CLOSURE OF LANDING PONTOONS FOR MAINTENANCE Singapore INNER ANCHORAGE DRAFT DURING MONSOON SEASON Mumbai, India AVAILABILITY OF ANCHORAGES DURING MONSOON SEASON Mumbai, India Closure of landing pontoons for maintenance Wednesday, April 26, 2017, Singapore The...
April 26th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
24-Apr-2017 INSTALLATION OF PRECAST UNITS Hong Kong CAPPING OF MUD PITS Hong Kong Installation of precast units Monday, April 24, 2017, Hong Kong For approximately 6 weeks, marine works involving installation of precast units will be carried out in the following areas at the...
April 24th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
22-Apr-2017 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 23 APRIL-6 MAY 2017 Worldwide World Holidays: 23 April-6 May 2017 Saturday, April 22, 2017, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 23 Apr (Sun) – Turkish National Sovereignty and Children’s Day 24...
April 22nd, 2017 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
20-Apr-2017 PROHIBITION OF VESSELS Singapore MARINE WORKS SOUTH-EAST OF HONG KONG INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT Hong Kong Prohibition of vessels Thursday, April 20, 2017, Singapore Vessels will be prohibited from transiting, anchoring or remaining in an area off Changi East from 0600...
April 20th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
18-Apr-2017 SANDSTORM HALTS PORT OPERATIONS Jeddah, Saudi Arabia PORT OPERATIONS STOPPED DUE TO BAD WEATHER Jubail, Saudi Arabia Sandstorm halts port operations Tuesday, April 18, 2017, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia Due to a sand storm, Jeddah Port stopped operation from 0630 hours...
April 18th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More