Archive for the ‘Port Conditions’ Category

INE presents its annual report for 2015

INE presents its annual report for 2015
The big picture for transport The economy, energy & climate policy and digitalisation drive transport changes, including in inland waterways transport. A flatlining economy and austerity have led to a historic low in infrastructure investment – which  is necessary to keep...
July 1st, 2016 | Canals, Company Profiles, Inland Waterways, Logistics, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Hot Port news from GAC

Hot Port news from GAC
  30-Jun-2016 MARINE WORKS OFF CAUSEWAY BAY TYPHOON SHELTER Hong Kong APPROVED WEIGHING EQUIPMENT FOR VERIFICATION OF GROSS MASS OF A PACKED CONTAINER Hong Kong Marine Works off Causeway Bay Typhoon Shelter Thursday, June 30, 2016, Hong Kong For approximately 9 months, piling...
June 30th, 2016 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  29-Jun-2016 INTERNATIONAL SHIPMENT OF PACKED CONTAINERS Hong Kong CANCELLATIONS AND DELAYS FOLLOWING TERRORIST ATTACK ON AIRPORT Istanbul, Turkey USCG ENFORCEMENT ZONE FOR ANNUAL FIREWORKS Delaware River, USA MARINE WORKS AT SAI KUNG PUBLIC PIER Hong Kong International shipment...
June 29th, 2016 | Containers, Piracy and Terrorism, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Regulatory | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  28-Jun-2016 MERCHANT SHIPPING (SAFETY) (SIGNALS OF DISTRESS AND PREVENTION OF COLLISIONS) (AMENDMENT) REGULATION 2016 Hong Kong RAMAZAN BAYRAMI HOLIDAY Turkey EXPANDED CANAL OFFICIALLY OPENED Panama Canal, Panama Merchant Shipping (Safety) (Signals of Distress and Prevention of...
June 28th, 2016 | Associations, Canals, Holidays, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  27-Jun-2016 YACHT RACES BETWEEN HONG KONG AND MACAU Hong Kong ASBESTOS ON SHIPS Australia Yacht Races between Hong Kong and Macau Monday, June 27, 2016, Hong Kong Yacht races between Hong Kong and Macau will take place on 1 July 2016 (Friday) and 3 July 2016 (Sunday)....
June 27th, 2016 | Associations, Health and Safety, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Safety and Security, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  22-Jun-2016 MARINE SITE INVESTIGATION AT ANCHORAGES Hong Kong MODIFICATION OF MINIMUM VISIBILITY REQUIREMENTS Panama Canal, Panama Marine site investigation at anchorages Wednesday, June 22, 2016, Hong Kong From 23 June and for approximately three weeks, marine site investigation...
June 22nd, 2016 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  17-Jun-2016 SEVERE WEATHER EXPECTED Port Kembla, Australia PROPOSED INCREASE IN PILOTAGE RATES Freeport TX, USA Severe weather expected Friday, June 17, 2016,  Port Kembla, Australia The Harbour Master at Port Kembla has issued a notification of potential severe weather...
June 17th, 2016 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  16-Jun-2016 NEW SET OF ELECTRONIC NAUTICAL CHARTS (ENCS) Panama Canal, Panama RAMAZAN BAYRAMI HOLIDAY. Turkey LOCK CHAMBER CLOSURE FOR MAINTENANCE WORKS Kiel Canal, Germany VLCCS TRANSITING THE SUEZ CANAL Suez Canal, Egypt New set of Electronic Nautical Charts (ENCs) Thursday,...
June 16th, 2016 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

Chilean port inspections – international vessels arriving from Ecuador

Chilean port inspections – international vessels arriving from Ecuador
The Chilean Agriculture Service is warning of inspections for all international vessels arriving direct from Ecuador following latest detections in Chilean ports of the brown moth, Thyrinteina arnobia (Lagarta Eucalyptus). Following the advice, ISS Chile is warning of potential delays for vessels arriving...
June 16th, 2016 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Regulatory | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
    15-Jun-2016 SEA PARADE ON 1 JULY 2016 Hong Kong DREDGING OPERATIONS AT KWAI TSING CONTAINER TERMINALS 6 & 7 Hong Kong Sea Parade on 1 July 2016 Wednesday, June 15, 2016, Hong Kong A flag raising ceremony will be held at 0800 hours on 1 July 2016 at the Golden...
June 15th, 2016 | Anniversaries, Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  13-Jun-2016 SPEED IN RESTRICTED ZONES Hong Kong Speed in Restricted Zones Monday, June 13, 2016, Hong Kong The attention of owners, coxswains and masters of pleasure vessels and all other vessels are drawn to section 9(3) of the Merchant Shipping (Local Vessels) (General) Regulation...
June 13th, 2016 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  11-Jun-2016 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 12-25 JUNE 2016 Worldwide World Holidays: 12-25 June 2016 Saturday, June 11, 2016, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: Sun 12 Jun – Russian Federation National Day Sun 12 Jun – Philippines...
June 11th, 2016 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  03-Jun-2016 COMPULSORY THIRD PARTY RISKS INSURANCE OF LOCAL VESSELS Hong Kong MARINE WORKS INSIDE CAUSEWAY BAY TYPHOON SHELTER Hong Kong PANAMA CANAL DRAFT RESTRICTION Panama Canal KIEL HOLTENAU LOCK CLOSURE Kiel Canal, Germany NEW VLCC BERTH AT FUJAIRAH, UAE Fujairah Compulsory...
June 3rd, 2016 | Associations, Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  02-Jun-2016 MAXIMUM DRAFT UPDATE FOR NEW LOCKS Panama Canal, Panama PORT OPS CONTINUING DESPITE INTERMITTENT POWER Aden, Yemen DECLARATION OF VERIFIED GROSS MASS (VGM) United States TOWING VOYAGE SURVEYS CONDUCTED BY NON-GOVERNMENT SURVEYORS Hong Kong REMOVAL & LAYING OF PRIVATE...
June 2nd, 2016 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  01-Jun-2016 UNDERWATER INSPECTION OFF TANAH MERAH AND CHANGI EAST Singapore SUSPENSION OF SECOND DRAFT RESTRICTION Panama Canal, Panama ABU DHABI PORTS WORKING HOURS DURING RAMADAN Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates Underwater inspection off Tanah Merah and Changi East Wednesday,...
June 1st, 2016 | Canals, Holidays, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  31-May-2016 DREDGING & CONSTRUCTION OF SLIPWAY IN SOUTHERN TUAS BASIN Singapore Dredging & construction of slipway in Southern Tuas Basin Tuesday, May 31, 2016, Singapore From 1 June to 30 September, dredging and construction work for a slipway will be carried out in...
May 31st, 2016 | Construction, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  30-May-2016 RAMADAN WORKING HOURS United Arab Emirates SUBMARINE OUTFALL INSPECTION WORKS Hong Kong MAINTENANCE DREDGING IN SUNGEI PANDAN Singapore Ramadan Working Hours Monday, May 30, 2016, United Arab Emirates During the holy month of Ramadan [due to start around 6 June +/-...
May 30th, 2016 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  27-May-2016 PRICE INCREASES FROM 1 JULY 2016 Australia TRAFFIC TO HALT FOR YACHT RACES Bosphorus, Turkey PUBLIC HOLIDAY FOR DEMOCRACY DAY Nigeria Price increases from 1 July 2016 Friday, May 27, 2016, Australia The following price increases have been announced at Australian...
May 27th, 2016 | Canals, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  26-May-2016 INTERNATIONAL DRAGON BOAT RACES 2016 Hong Kong NEW RAIL BRIDGE Gothenburg, Sweden SUSPENSION OF THIRD DRAFT RESTRICTION Panama Canal, Panama MAXIMUM DRAFT FOR ANCHORAGE A Houston TX, USA International Dragon Boat Races 2016 Thursday, May 26, 2016, Hong Kong The...
May 26th, 2016 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Rail | Read More

Fresh Food trials confirm Fos gateway advantage

Fresh Food trials confirm Fos gateway advantage
Port of Marseille French port Marseille Fos has handled its second consignment under a European Union (EU) pilot project creating sea/rail logistics corridors to slash perishable goods transit times from the Mediterranean basin to central and northern Europe. In the latest test of the Fresh Food Corridors...
May 26th, 2016 | Associations, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Markets, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Rail, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  25-May-2016 NEW RECOMMENDED DRAFTS AT SEAWAY TERMINALS Freeport TX, USA PORT OPS UNAFFECTED BY QUAKE Yemen NEW PORT ENTRANCE OPENED Gothenburg, Sweden New recommended drafts at Seaway terminals Wednesday, May 25, 2016, Freeport TX, USA Effective immediately, the Brazos Pilots...
May 25th, 2016 | Associations, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  20-May-2016 MARINE SITE INVESTIGATION OFF TIT CHAM CHAU Hong Kong LOCKS LANE OUTAGES FOR MITER GATE REPAIRS Panama Canal, Panama PORT OPERATIONS CONTINUE DESPITE FLOODING Sri Lanka Marine site investigation off Tit Cham Chau Friday, May 20, 2016, Hong Kong For approximately...
May 20th, 2016 | Associations, Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  19-May-2016 UNDERWATER INSPECTION & SUBMARINE CABLE LAYING OPERATIONS Hong Kong TYPHOON SEASON Hong Kong VESSEL TRANSIT TRIM Suez Canal, Egypt Underwater inspection & submarine cable laying operations Thursday, May 19, 2016, Hong Kong For approximately 2 months,...
May 19th, 2016 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port news from GAC

Hot Port news from GAC
  18-May-2016 MAXIMUM DRAFT FOR NEOPANAMAX LOCKS Panama Canal, Panama MARINE SITE INVESTIGATION AT PERMANENT AVIATION FUEL FACILITY, TUEN MUN Hong Kong MARINE SITE INVESTIGATION AT SUNSHINE ISLAND Hong Kong SUBMARINE OUTFALL INSPECTION WORKS OFF RIVER TRADE TERMINAL Hong Kong Maximum...
May 18th, 2016 | Associations, Aviation, Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  17-May-2016 SEABED CHARACTERISATION SURVEY Singapore CONSTRUCTION OF JETTY AT PETROCHEMICAL CORPORATION OF SINGAPORE Singapore DREDGING AT SUNGEI PANDAN Singapore Seabed characterisation survey Tuesday, May 17, 2016, Singapore From 16 May to 19 May, a seabed characterisation...
May 17th, 2016 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More