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Hot Port News from GAC
15-Dec-2018 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 16-29 DECEMBER 2018 Worldwide World Holidays: 16-29 December 2018 Saturday, December 15, 2018, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 16 Dec (Sun) – Kazakhstan Independence Day 16 Dec (Sun) – Turkmenistan Independence...
December 15th, 2018 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
14-Dec-2018 CANAL SIGNS AGREEMENT WITH PORT OF ITAQUI Panama Canal, Panama MARINE SOIL INVESTIGATION OFF OILTANKING TERMINAL Singapore Canal signs agreement with Port of Itaqui Friday, December 14, 2018, Panama Canal, Panama The Panama Canal signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Port of Itaqui,...
December 14th, 2018 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
13-Dec-2018 ANNUAL MARINE SERVICES SURVEY (2018) OF SHIPMASTERS Singapore 5,000TH NEOPANAMAX TRANSIT Panama Canal, Panama ENHANCEMENT OF MARITIME SECTOR INCENTIVE–SHIPPING ENTERPRISE (SINGAPORE REGISTRY OF SHIPS) Singapore Annual Marine Services Survey (2018) of shipmasters Thursday, December 13, 2018,...
December 13th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
12-Dec-2018 DREDGING OFF EASTERN ANCHORAGE Singapore BIOSECURITY ALERT FOR ASIAN PADDLE CRAB Western Australia Dredging off Eastern Anchorage Wednesday, December 12, 2018, Singapore The working period for dredging off Eastern Anchorage has been extended. The work will now be conducted from 15 December...
December 12th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
10-Dec-2018 MARINE WORKS EAST OF AIRPORT Hong Kong DREDGING OFF LIM CHU KANG POLICE COAST GUARD BASE Singapore Marine works east of airport Monday, December 10, 2018, Hong Kong For approximately 3 months, marine works involving re-arrangement of silt curtains, sounding survey and seabed trimming [are...
December 10th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
08-Dec-2018 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 9-22 DECEMBER 2018 Worldwide World Holidays: 9-22 December 2018 Saturday, December 8, 2018, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 16 Dec (Sun) – Day of Reconciliation (South Africa) 16 Dec (Sun) – Kazakhstan Independence...
December 8th, 2018 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
07-Dec-2018 WITHDRAWAL OF BUOYS Hong Kong SEAWALL REINSTATEMENT WORKS AT SAI KUNG Hong Kong Withdrawal of buoys Friday, December 7, 2018, Hong Kong Eight lateral light buoys and six yellow marker buoys have been withdrawn [from the waters near the Hong Kong Link Road] from the following positions (WGS...
December 7th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port news from GAC
06-Dec-2018 DREDGING OFF TUAS MEGA YARD Singapore BAD WEATHER HALTS NORTHBOUND TRAFFIC Bosphorus, Turkey COAST GUARD ISSUES SAFETY BROADCAST AFTER ROCKET LANDS IN WATER Cape Canaveral, United States NEW PORT LIMITS Singapore Dredging off Tuas Mega Yard Thursday, December 6, 2018, Singapore From 10 December...
December 6th, 2018 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
05-Dec-2018 PREPARATION FOR IMO 2020 Singapore CONSTRUCTION OF OUTFALL STRUCTURE AND INSTALLATION OF SILT CURTAINS Singapore Preparation for IMO 2020 Wednesday, December 5, 2018, Singapore The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) continues to prepare the Port of Singapore and Singapore-registered...
December 5th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
04-Dec-2018 REMOVAL OF WRECKED SHIP Dardanelles, Turkey COAST GUARD URGES CAUTION AFTER BARGE CAPSIZE Boston, United States Removal of wrecked ship Tuesday, December 4, 2018, Dardanelles, Turkey Vessel traffic in the Dardanelles will be one-way between 06:00 and 16:00 hours from today (4 December) to...
December 4th, 2018 | Maritime Accidents, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
03-Dec-2018 TARIFFS FOR 2019/20-2021/22 South Africa ANCHORING OF VESSELS OFF TUAS VIEW EXTENSION Singapore Tariffs for 2019/20-2021/22 Monday, December 3, 2018, South Africa On 1 August 2018, the National Ports Authority applied to the Port Regulator of South Africa for approval of the tariffs for services...
December 3rd, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port news from GAC
01-Dec-2018 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 2-15 DECEMBER 2018 Worldwide World Holidays: 2-15 December 2018 Saturday, December 1, 2018, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 6 Dec (Thu) – Finland Independence Day 16 Dec (Sun) – Day of Reconciliation (South Africa) 16...
December 1st, 2018 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
30-Nov-2018 REVISED RESTRICTIONS FOR OIL BERTH Port Kembla, Australia MARITIME GLOBAL PROCESSING CENTRE HOLIDAY CLOSURE Australia JOHOR BAHRU PORT LIMITS Singapore Revised restrictions for oil berth Friday, November 30, 2018, Port Kembla, Australia Oil Berth 201 at Port Kembla can now accept LR1 up to...
November 30th, 2018 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Pot News from GAC
29-Nov-2018 FORESHORE DEVELOPMENT WITH INFILLING WORKS Singapore PORT REOPENED WITH RESTRICTIONS Port Kembla, Australia Foreshore development with infilling works Thursday, November 29, 2018, Singapore The working period for foreshore development with infilling works off Harbour Front, Cruise Bay, has...
November 29th, 2018 | Construction, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
28-Nov-2018 PORT CLOSED TO SHIPPING Port Kembla, Australia SAFETY ZONE ESTABLISHED FOR FIREWORKS DISPLAY Lower Mississippi River, Baton Rouge, United States Port closed to shipping Wednesday, November 28, 2018, Port Kembla, Australia Due to forecast strong winds and swell, Port Kembla was closed to all...
November 28th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
27-Nov-2018 SUSPENSION OF PORT MARINE OPERATIONS Dammam, Saudi Arabia DRILLING & BLASTING IN TEMASEK FAIRWAY Singapore Suspension of port marine operations Tuesday, November 27, 2018, Dammam, Saudi Arabia Marine operation at the port of Dammam were temporarily suspended for safety reasons at 04.50...
November 27th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
26-Nov-2018 MARINE WORKS AT JUNK BAY Hong Kong Marine works at Junk Bay Monday, November 26, 2018, Hong Kong For approximately 12 months, marine works involving construction of temporary working platforms for site investigation and bore pile works will be carried out within the area bounded by straight...
November 26th, 2018 | Construction, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
23-Nov-2018 TWO NEW BERTHS AT COSCO-PSA TERMINAL Singapore NEW LNG FACILITY OPENED Darwin, Australia Two new berths at COSCO-PSA Terminal Friday, November 23, 2018, Singapore COSCO SHIPPING Ports Limited and PSA Corporation Limited [have] signed a memorandum of understanding today for the addition of...
November 23rd, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Marseille Fos set to offer LNG bunkering

Marseille Fos set to offer LNG bunkering
View of the Marseille port Work is underway for the imminent provision of LNG bunkering facilities at Marseille Fos following a feasibility study initiated by the port authority aimed at reducing the impact of ship emissions.  In late 2017 the authority set up a working group to examine relevant logistical...
November 22nd, 2018 | Bunkering, LNG, News, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
22-Nov-2018 ROWING BOAT RACE Hong Kong SUPPLY & DELIVERY OF SAND AT TUAS VIEW EXTENSION Singapore REPAIR OF DAMAGED REVETMENTS Singapore SUSPENSION OF TRAFFIC FOR PASSAGE OF CRANE SHIP Dardanelles, Turkey Rowing Boat Race Thursday, November 22, 2018, Hong Kong A rowing boat race will take place...
November 22nd, 2018 | Canals, Construction, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Rowing | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
21-Nov-2018 TEMPORARY LOADING FACILITY AT CHA KWO LING Hong Kong Temporary Loading Facility at Cha Kwo Ling Wednesday, November 21, 2018, Hong Kong A temporary loading facility has been established at Cha Kwo Ling. The facility has one discharging platform protruding about 10 metres seawards from the...
November 21st, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

RMT to hold Irish Sea campaign Day Of Action on Irish Ferries on Monday

RMT to hold Irish Sea campaign Day Of Action on Irish Ferries on Monday
Mick Cash As part of maritime union RMT’s campaign for more jobs for domestic ratings on the Irish Sea the union is holding a Day of Action against Irish Ferries on Monday 26 November with a protest as follows: Irish Ferries: from midday, Holyhead Port, Anglesey LL65 1DR.  The union has obtained...
November 21st, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Rail, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
19-Nov-2018 CHARGES FOR VESSELS ANCHORED AT INNER ANCHORAGE AREA Ruwais Inner Anchorage, United Arab Emirates FIRE WIRES OR FIRE RESISTANT TOW-OFF PENDANTS Jebel Dhanna Ruwais, United Arab Emirates TEMPORARY CLOSURE OF LANDING STEPS NO.1&2 OF CENTRAL PIER NO.9 Hong Kong PUBLIC HOLIDAY FOR EID-EL-MAULUD Nigeria Charges...
November 19th, 2018 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

ABPmer undertakes Port Marine Safety Code Assurance Audit in the Shetland Isles

ABPmer undertakes Port Marine Safety Code Assurance Audit in the Shetland Isles
Shetland Islands Council, in its role as Harbour Authority, recently contracted ABPmer to carry out an assurance audit of its compliance with the Port Marine Safety Code (PMSC).   The Council operates a number of ports, the largest of which is Sullom Voe, a major UK oil terminal.  In addition, it also...
November 19th, 2018 | Associations, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Regulatory | Read More

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Hot Port news from GAC
17-Nov-2018 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 18 NOVEMBER-1 DECEMBER 2018 Worldwide World Holidays: 18 November-1 December 2018 Saturday, November 17, 2018, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 15 Nov (Thu) – Brazil Republic Day 20 Nov (Tue) – Black Consciousness...
November 17th, 2018 | Anniversaries, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More