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Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  06-Sep-2016 INSTALLATION OF TURBIDITY CURTAINS AT BEDOCK CANAL Singapore WITHDRAWAL OF NON-TAX REVENUE (PNBP) NAVIGATION SERVICE FOR VTS Merak, Indonesia HOUSTON CHANNEL CLOSED DUE TO VESSEL FIRE Houston, USA Installation of turbidity curtains at Bedock Canal Tuesday, September...
September 6th, 2016 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Taxation | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  05-Sep-2016 DREDGING OFF ST MARINE YARD AT BENOI BASIN Singapore DREDGING OFF EAST SAMULUN BASIN Singapore CONSTRUCTION OF CONCRETE PLATFORM Singapore KURBAN BAYRAMI HOLIDAY Turkey Dredging off St Marine Yard at Benoi Basin Monday, September 5, 2016, Singapore From 5...
September 5th, 2016 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  02-Sep-2016 PORT CONDITION ZULU AND YANKEE SET AHEAD OF HURRICANE HERMINE Gulf of Mexico, United States ANCHORAGE CLOSED TO SHIPPING Port Kembla, Australia HURRICANE HERMINE UPDATE (2 SEPTEMBER) Florida, Georgia, South Caroline & North Carolina, USA Port Condition ZULU and...
September 2nd, 2016 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
  01-Sep-2016 TROPICAL DEPRESSION NINE HURRICANE CONDITION REPORT Louisiana, USA HURRICANE GASTON CONDITION REPORT Azores, Atlantic TROPICAL DEPRESSION EIGHT HURRICANE CONDITION REPORT Louisiana, USA PORT STATUS YANKEE SET Mobile, USA TROPICAL STORM HERMINE (UPDATE 1 SEPTEMBER) Florida,...
September 1st, 2016 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  31-Aug-2016 PORT SETS STATUS X-RAY Port Mobile, USA WATERWAY CLOSED AFTER ENGINE MALFUNCTION Bosphorus, Turkey Port sets Status X-Ray Wednesday, August 31, 2016, Port Mobile, USA As Tropical Depression Nine continues to develop and is expected to become a Tropical Storm making...
August 31st, 2016 | Canals, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Maritime Accidents, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  26-Aug-2016 SEAWALL REPAIR WORKS AT GOLDEN BEACH, TUEN MUN Hong Kong CONDITION WHISKEY SET Port Everglades, USA UPDATED REQUIREMENT FOR SHIPMENTS FROM ZIKA-INFECTED COUNTRIES China LOCK MAINTENANCE WORKS Kiel Canal, Germany VICTORY DAY NATIONAL HOLIDAY Turkey Seawall Repair...
August 26th, 2016 | Canals, Health and Safety, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  24-Aug-2016 US COAST GUARD ANNOUNCES TWIC READER FINAL RULE United States of America FLYING THE RED ENSIGN AT HALF-MAST Singapore US Coast Guard announces TWIC reader final rule Wednesday, August 24, 2016, United States of America The U.S. Coast Guard announced Tuesday [23...
August 24th, 2016 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port news from GAC

Hot Port news from GAC
  20-Aug-2016 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 21 AUGUST-4 SEPTEMBER 2016 Worldwide World Holidays: 21 August-4 September 2016 Saturday, August 20, 2016, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: Sun 21 Aug – Ninpy Aquinoy Day (Philippines) Mon...
August 20th, 2016 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  18-Aug-2016 SEAFARERS URGED TO RENEW INTERNATIONAL STCW CERTIFICATES Australia INSPECTION WORKS IN EASTERN HARBOUR CROSSING, CHA KWO LING & QUARRY BAY Hong Kong Seafarers urged to renew international STCW certificates Thursday, August 18, 2016, Australia The Australian...
August 18th, 2016 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  17-Aug-2016 WATERWAY CLOSED AFTER COLLISION Bosphorus, Turkey CONSULTATION OPEN ON COSTS FOR COMMERCIAL VESSEL OPERATORS Australia LOCK MAINTENANCE WORKS Kiel Canal, Germany Waterway closed after collision Wednesday, August 17, 2016, Bosphorus, Turkey Traffic in the Bosphorus...
August 17th, 2016 | Canals, Maritime Accidents, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  15-Aug-2016 AUTOMATIC IDENTIFICATION SYSTEM (AIS) INFORMATION Panama Canal, Panama MARINE SITES INVESTIGATION IN VICTORIA HARBOUR Hong Kong FUJAIRAH OFFSHORE ANCHORAGE AREA REORGANIZATION EXPANDED ANCHOR POSITIONS Fujairah, UAE INTRODUCTION OF FAIR WAY BUOY AND LATERAL BUOY Fujairah,...
August 15th, 2016 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Regulatory | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  13-Aug-2016 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 14-27 AUGUST 2016 Worldwide World Holidays: 14-27 August 2016 Saturday, August 13, 2016, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: Sun 14 Aug – Pakistan Independence Day Mon 15 Aug – Assumption...
August 13th, 2016 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  10-Aug-2016 TRAFFIC RESUMED AFTER UPPER CHANNEL CLOSURE Houston TX, USA PERMANENT RESTRICTED AREA ESTABLISHED Hong Kong Traffic resumed after Upper Channel closure Wednesday, August 10, 2016, Houston TX, USA Normal traffic has now resumed in the Houston Ship Channel, after...
August 10th, 2016 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  05-Aug-2016 MAXIMUM DRAFT UPDATE FOR NEOPANAMAX LOCKS Panama Canal, Panama Maximum draft update for Neopanamax Locks Friday, August 5, 2016, Panama Canal, Panama Effectively immediately, the maximum allowable draft for vessels drafting the Neopanamax locks will be 13.41m (44.0...
August 5th, 2016 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Transport Minister visits Liverpool2 development

Transport Minister visits Liverpool2 development
  Transport Minister Chris Grayling with Peel Ports Chief Executive Mark Whitworth – Chris Grayling MP met with operators Peel Ports to view the latest developments at the £400m investment in the city’s deep-water container terminal – The new Secretary of State for Transport, Chris...
August 5th, 2016 | Associations, Container shipping, Inland Waterways, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Rail, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  04-Aug-2016 DEMOLITION OF TEMPORARY PIERS AT PENG CHAU AND SUNSHINE ISLAND Hong Kong FLIGHTS RESUMED AT AIRPORT Dubai, United Arab Emirates Demolition of temporary piers at Peng Chau and Sunshine Island Thursday, August 4, 2016, Hong Kong For approximately 5 months, marine...
August 4th, 2016 | Associations, Aviation, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  29-Jul-2016 OIL SPILL AT DOCK Houston/Galveston, USA LOCKS LANE OUTAGES Panama Canal, Panama Oil spill at dock Friday, July 29, 2016, Houston/Galveston, USA VTS Houston/Galveston temporarily suspended vessel movements within Jacinto Port Slip, including Houston Fuel and Oil...
July 29th, 2016 | Environment, Inland Waterways, Oil Spill, Pollution, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  28-Jul-2016 UPDATED INSTRUCTIONS FOR COMPLETION OF NSW PASSENGER MANIFEST Finland PRE-ARRIVAL INFORMATION REQUIREMENTS South Africa REPAIRS AT IOT BERTH Immingham, UK Updated instructions for completion of NSW passenger manifest Thursday, July 28, 2016, Finland Following...
July 28th, 2016 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Regulatory | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  26-Jul-2016 PARTIAL CHANNEL CLOSURE DUE TO CHEMICAL SPILL Houston, USA DREDGING OFF WESTERN END OF JURONG ISLAND Singapore PORT CLOSED TO SWELL AND WINDS Durban, South Africa Partial channel closure due to chemical spill Tuesday, July 26, 2016, Houston, USA At 1604 hours...
July 26th, 2016 | Associations, Canals, Environment, Inland Waterways, Pollution, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

General cargo and passenger volumes rally Marseille Fos first half

General cargo and passenger volumes rally Marseille Fos first half
Deepsea container growth was among the highlights of a testing first-half at Marseille Fos Port news from Marseille Fos  – A mixed first-half at leading French port Marseille Fos saw continued growth in general cargo and a strong recovery in passenger numbers – but bulk volumes in retreat due...
July 26th, 2016 | Associations, Containers, Logistics, News, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  25-Jul-2016 REROUTING OF MARINE CABLE Fujairah, United Arab Emirates TERMINAL READY TO RECEIVE TANKERS Ash Shihr, Yemen LOCK OUT-OF-SERVICE FOR MAINTENANCE Kiel Canal, Germany NEW NAVIGATION CHANNELS IN WORKS AREA FOR CONSTRUCTION OF HONG KONG LINK ROAD Hong Kong REDUCED TRANSIT TOLLS...
July 25th, 2016 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Piracy and Terrorism, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port news from GAC

Hot Port news from GAC
  22-Jul-2016 SOIL INVESTIGATION IN EAST JURONG CHANNEL Singapore DREDGING OPERATIONS Delaware Bay, USA Soil investigation in East Jurong Channel Friday, July 22, 2016, Singapore From 25 July to 30 October, soil investigation work will be carried out in the East Jurong Channel...
July 22nd, 2016 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  21-Jul-2016 SAILING REGATTA Singapore BUSINESS AS USUAL DESPITE STATE OF EMERGENCY Turkey VESSEL RESTRICTIONS DURING DREDGING Matagorda Bay, TX, USA Sailing Regatta Thursday, July 21, 2016, Singapore The Republic of Singapore Yacht Club Sailing Regatta 2016 will be held...
July 21st, 2016 | Canals, Civil Unrest, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Sports | Read More

Port Alert – Change in berth priority – Valparaiso port in Chile

Port Alert – Change in berth priority – Valparaiso port in Chile
Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS) is advising of a change in berth priority at Terminal Pacifico Sur (TPS) Valparaiso Port, Chile, which will affect the 2016-2017 Cruise Season. Following the announcement by Puerto Valparaiso, container ships will now have first priority by contract, not cruise ships...
July 21st, 2016 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Ship Agencies | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  20-Jul-2016 MARINE SITE INVESTIGATION IN WESTERN FAIRWAY Hong Kong DEMOCRATIC NATIONAL CONVENTION: POTENTIAL IMPACT ON MARINE TRANSPORTATION Philadelphia, USA Marine site investigation in Western Fairway Wednesday, July 20, 2016, Hong Kong From 20 July 2016 and for approximately...
July 20th, 2016 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More