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Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
                 04-Mar-2016 NEW CRUISE TERMINAL PROPOSED Brisbane, Australia BANK HOLIDAYS IN RUSSIA Russia TRAFFIC SUSPENSION Turkey LOCK CHAMBER CLOSURE FOR REPAIRS Kiel Canal, Germany New Cruise Terminal proposed Friday, March 4, 2016,...
March 4th, 2016 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
            03-Mar-2016 TOWAGE RATE INCREASES Australia CLOSURE OF BOSPHORUS FOR BRIDGE WORKS Bosphorus, Turkey Towage rate increases Thursday, March 3, 2016, Australia Svitzer Towage has announced towage rate increases at the ports in Australia where...
March 3rd, 2016 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot port News from GAC
                02-Mar-2016 CLOSURE OF BOSPHORUS Bosphorus, Turkey REVISED PORT NAVIGATION & BERTH DEPTHS Townsville, Australia GATUN LAKE LEVEL & DRAFT RESTRICTION PROJECTION Panama Canal, Panama Closure of Bosphorus Wednesday, March...
March 2nd, 2016 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
                29-Feb-2016 CHANGE TO IMMIGRATION RESTRICTIONS FOR CREW CHANGES Fujairah, UAE UNDERWATER INSPECTION Singapore Change to immigration restrictions for crew changes Monday, February 29, 2016, Fujairah, UAE Vessels coming from and...
February 29th, 2016 | Immigration, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
                  25-Feb-2016 ENGINE MARKING SYSTEM FOR LOCALLY LICENSED CLASS I VESSELS Hong Kong COAST GUARD RESPONDING TO OIL DISCHARGE New Orleans, USA Engine marking system for locally licensed Class I vessels Thursday, February 25, 2016,...
February 25th, 2016 | Environment, Pollution, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
                  24-Feb-2016 MARINE WORKS OFF TSIM SHA TSUI Hong Kong Marine works off Tsim Sha Tsui Wednesday, February 24, 2016, Hong Kong For approximately 12 months, marine works involving demolition and reconstruction of deck structure...
February 24th, 2016 | Canals, Construction, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port news from GAC
  22-Feb-2016 OFFSHORE YACHT RACE Hong Kong SUSPENSION OF TRAFFIC FOR BRIDGE WORKS Bosphorus, Turkey Offshore Yacht Race Monday, February 22, 2016, Hong Kong An offshore yacht race will take place from 27 February 2016 (Saturday) to 28 February 2016 (Sunday)....
February 22nd, 2016 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
               20-Feb-2016 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 21 FEBRUARY-5 MARCH 2016 Worldwide World Holidays: 21 February-5 March 2016 Saturday, February 20, 2016, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: Sun 21-Mon...
February 20th, 2016 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
     – 19-Feb-2016 STATUS OF NORTH CHANNEL (UPDATE) Boston, USA MAJOR BREAKDOWN AT COAL TERMINAL Port Kembla, Australia WORLD HOLIDAYS: 21 FEBRUARY-5 MARCH 2016 Worldwide BANKS & AUTHORITIES CLOSURE FOR HOLIDAYS Russia Status of North Channel (update) Friday,...
February 19th, 2016 | Canals, Holidays, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Nicaraguan Tourist Agency selects Damen CSD350 dredger for 200 km internal waterway project

Nicaraguan Tourist Agency selects Damen CSD350 dredger for 200 km internal waterway project
A contract has been signed by EPN, the Nicaraguan Port Authority, and INTUR, the Nicaraguan Tourist Agency, with the Damen Shipyards Group for the delivery of a CSD350 Cutter Suction Dredger. The dredger is to be operated by EPN on a project to create and maintain a 200 km inland channel running along...
February 19th, 2016 | Construction, Inland Waterways, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Tourism, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Tourism | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
              18-Feb-2016 POSSIBLE DRAFT RESTRICTIONS DUE TO ‘EL NINO’ PHENOMENON Panama Canal, Panama Possible draft restrictions due to ‘El Nino’ phenomenon Thursday, February 18, 2016, Panama Canal, Panama Despite numerous water conservation...
February 18th, 2016 | Canals, Climate, Environment, Inland Waterways, Oceanology, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
              17-Feb-2016 TUG SUNK IN NORTH CHANNEL Boston, USA BRIDGE WORKS Bosphorus, Turkey LAYING-UP OF SHIPS Sri Lanka Tug sunk in North Channel Wednesday, February 17, 2016, Boston, USA No deep draft vessels should transit Boston’s North...
February 17th, 2016 | Associations, Maritime Accidents, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
              16-Feb-2016 TRAFFIC SUSPENSION FOR BRIDGE WORKS Izmit Bay, Turkey Traffic suspension for bridge works Tuesday, February 16, 2016, Izmit Bay, Turkey Entry and exit traffic at Izmit Bay will be suspended tomorrow and Thursday (17...
February 16th, 2016 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port news fro GAC
                   12-Feb-2016 DREDGING OPERATIONS OFF HONG KONG COLISEUM, HUNG HOM Hong Kong JETTY SHUTDOWN Teesport, UK LOCK CLOSURE AT VICTORIA LOCK Goole, UK CLOSURE OF IZMIT BAY Izmit Bay, Turkey Dredging Operations off Hong Kong Coliseum,...
February 12th, 2016 | Associations, Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
    11-Feb-2016 LIBERIA-FLAGGED VESSELS TO PAY PREFERENTIAL TONNAGE RATES China BRIDGE WORKS Bosphorus, Turkey ICE CONDITION 3 SET Delaware Bay & River, USA Liberia-flagged vessels to pay preferential tonnage rates Thursday, February 11, 2016, China Liberia will...
February 11th, 2016 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
       09-Feb-2016 TRAFFIC SUSPENSION FOR BRIDGE WORKS Izmit Bay, Turkey PILOT BOARDING SUSPENDED Tampa Bay, USA Traffic suspension for bridge works Tuesday, February 9, 2016, Izmit Bay, Turkey Traffic (entry-exit) at Izmit Bay will be suspended on the following...
February 9th, 2016 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Intermodal Asia returns to Shanghai for 2016

Intermodal Asia returns to Shanghai for 2016
          Intermodal Asia will return to Shanghai from 22nd – 24th March 2016. Last year the second annual Intermodal Asia saw a growth of 30%, as an influx of over 7, 000 visitors joined 130 exhibitors and over 40 speakers, across three days at the Shanghai World Expo Exhibition...
February 9th, 2016 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Inland Waterways, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Rail | Read More

Hot Port news from GAC

Hot Port news from GAC
            08-Feb-2016 SUBMARINE OUTFALL INSPECTION WORKS OFF BLACK POINT POWER STATION Hong Kong COAL TERMINAL SUSPENDS SHIPPING MOVEMENTS Hay Point, Australia DRAFT RESTRICTIONS FOR SEAWAY TERMINALS Freeport TX, USA Submarine Outfall Inspection Works...
February 8th, 2016 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
              06-Feb-2016 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 7-20 FEBRUARY 2016 Worldwide CARNIVAL HOLIDAY Trinidad SILL REINFORCEMENTS COMPLETE IN NEW LOCKS Panama Canal, Panama World Holidays: 7-20 February 2016 Saturday, February 6, 2016, Worldwide Public...
February 6th, 2016 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
            – 05-Feb-2016 BANK HOLIDAY Panama CHANGES TO BUNKER EXCISE Australia Bank Holiday Friday, February 5, 2016, Panama Due to next week’s national Carnival holidays (2-10 February) banks in Panama will be closed on Monday 8 and Tuesday...
February 5th, 2016 | Bunkering, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
                – 04-Feb-2016 ZIKA VIRUS PRECAUTIONS USA SEVERE WEATHER WARNING NE Atlantic Ocean ADDITIONAL OPERATIONAL RESTRICTIONS Bayport, USA Zika Virus Precautions Thursday, February 4, 2016, USA Recently, the World Health Organization...
February 4th, 2016 | Health and Safety, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
a             03-Feb-2016 CODES OF PRACTICES Hong Kong ANCHORAGE CLOSED DUE TO ADVERSE WEATHER Port Kembla, Australia RESTRICTIONS FOR STS OPERATIONS REMOVED Fujairah, United Arab Emirates MARITIME PIRACY HOTSPOTS PERSIST DESPITE REDUCTIONS IN KEY AREAS: IMB Worldwide Codes...
February 3rd, 2016 | Associations, Canals, Piracy and Terrorism, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

New strikes in Greece on 4 February

New strikes in Greece on 4 February
Piraeus Coastal ships terminal Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS) is advising of a new 24 hour general strike in Greece on 4 February by both public and private sector unions, while the Seamen’s Union is scheduling another 48 hour strike on the same date. The action is expected to affect the routes of...
February 3rd, 2016 | Associations, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Strikes | Read More

Internet of Things and Big Data under the spotlight at TOC Asia

Internet of Things and Big Data under the spotlight at TOC Asia
The Marina Bay Sands Hotel were TOC Asia will take place – photo credits: Anny Zade Can the Internet of Things and Big Data analytics revolutionize the way supply chain stakeholders operate and collaborate? London 02.02.2016 – Container supply chains are just setting out on the road to the Internet...
February 2nd, 2016 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Logistics, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Rail | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
              01-Feb-2016 CHANNEL CLOSURES DUE TO FOG USA Channel closures due to fog Monday, February 1, 2016, USA Channels at several USA ports have been closed due to fog this morning (1 February).HOUSTON, GALVESTON, TEXAS CITY The Houston Pilot...
February 1st, 2016 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More