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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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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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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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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

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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

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Hot Port News from GAC
17-Apr-2017 WATER SAFETY DAY AT REPULSE BAY AND SOUTH BAY Hong Kong COAST GUARD CHIEF WARNS OF POSSIBLE MINES IN NAVIGATIONAL CHANNEL Zuqar, Yemen NEW CHARGING STRUCTURE FOR VESSEL & CARGO DUES Ras Tanura, Saudi Arabia Water Safety Day at Repulse Bay and South Bay Monday,...
April 17th, 2017 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Piracy and Terrorism, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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11-Apr-2017 PILOTAGE SUSPENDED Port Botany, Australia COAL TERMINAL INDUSTRIAL DISPUTE Port Kembla, Australia SANDSTORM CLOSES PORT Jeddah, Saudi Arabia Pilotage suspended Tuesday, April 11, 2017, Port Botany, Australia Due to adverse weather, all pilotage at Port Botany...
April 11th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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07-Apr-2017 YACHT RACE FROM HONG KONG TO THE PHILIPPINES Hong Kong WIRE MOORING ROPES Gladstone, Australia Yacht race from Hong Kong to the Philippines Friday, April 7, 2017, Hong Kong A yacht race from Hong Kong to the Philippines will take place from 12 April 2017 (Wednesday)...
April 7th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Sports, Yachting | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
06-Apr-2017 PROTESTS EXPECTED South Africa REMOVAL OF SHELL’S WOODLANDS NORTH JETTY & CARGO PIPELINES Singapore Protests expected Thursday, April 6, 2017, South Africa Protests and planned marches are expected to take place in all major cities throughout South Africa...
April 6th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
31-Mar-2017 TIN HAU FESTIVAL – TAI MIU WAN (JOSS HOUSE BAY) Hong Kong APM TERMINALS INVEST A FURTHER 26 MILLION EUROS Gothenburg, Sweden CAISSON TOWING OPERATIONS AT TUAS RECLAMATION AREA Singapore RE-ARRANGEMENT OF PASSAGE AREA IN CAUSEWAY BAY TYPHOON SHELTER Hong Kong MARINE WORKS...
March 31st, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
30-Mar-2017 PLANNED CLOSURE FOR SCHEDULED EVENTS Bosphorus, Turkey LOCKS LANE OUTAGE & THE TRANSIT RESERVATION SYSTEM Panama Canal, Panama ANCHORAGE CLOSED Port Kembla, Australia REPAIRS TO DOLPHINS IN TYPHOON SHELTER Hong Kong Planned closure for scheduled events Thursday,...
March 30th, 2017 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
29-Mar-2017 NEW RULES FOR 96-HOURS ONLINE VISA Fujairah, United Arab Emirates ANCHORAGE CLOSED DUE TO ADVERSE WEATHER Port Kembla, Australia DREDGING SPOILS USED TO BUILD NEW FREIGHT TERMINAL Gothenburg, Sweden New rules for 96-hours online visa Wednesday, March 29, 2017, Fujairah,...
March 29th, 2017 | Immigration, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
  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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Hot Port News from GAC
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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Hot Port News from GAC
  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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Hot Port news from GAC
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