Archive for the ‘Port Conditions’ Category

Brightlingsea Harbour dredging and saltmarsh creation programme announced

Brightlingsea Harbour dredging and saltmarsh creation programme announced
An aerial view of Brightling Harbour 6 January 2016 – Brightlingsea, Essex, UK – Brightlingsea Harbour Commissioners (BHC) have announced formal plans for a long term dredging and saltmarsh creation programme designed to improve and maintain harbour depths and regenerate the vital intertidal...
January 6th, 2016 | Construction, Inland Waterways, Marinas, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
    05-Jan-2016 LOCK CLOSURE Immingham, United Kingdom BAD WEATHER CLOSES ANCHORAGE Port Kembla, Australia Lock closure Tuesday, January 5, 2016, Immingham, United Kingdom In order for the impounding pump culvert to be cleaned and grating replaced prior to the...
January 5th, 2016 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
               04-Jan-2016 CONSTRUCTION OF BRIDGE STRUCTURES SOUTH & SOUTH-WEST OF AIRPORT Hong Kong REPLACEMENT OF GUIDING SLOT OF SEAWATER INTAKE SCREEN Hong Kong CARGO MOVEMENT TO AND FROM IRAQI PORTS Dubai, United Arab Emirates SANITARY, HARBOUR MASTER...
January 4th, 2016 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  31-Dec-2015 CESSATION OF EBOLA RELATED COMPULSORY MARITIME HEALTH DECLARATION Singapore Cessation of Ebola related compulsory maritime health declaration Thursday, December 31, 2015, Singapore The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore has announced today the cessation of...
December 31st, 2015 | Health and Safety, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  30-Dec-2015 NEW SUEZ CANAL RULES OF NAVIGATION Egypt, Suez WORLD HOLIDAYS: NIGERIA,  1 JANUARY 2016 Nigeria WORLD HOLIDAYS: TURKEY,  31 DECEMBER 2015 TO 3 JANUARY 2016 INCLUSIVE Turkey WORLD HOLIDAYS: PANAMA,  31 DECEMBER – 2 JANUARY INCLUSIVE Panama MAT SINKING UNIT (MSU)...
December 30th, 2015 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  29-Dec-2015 KIEL-HOLTENAU LOCKS OUT OF SERVICE FOR MAINTENANCE Kiel-Canal, Germany VESSEL TRAFFIC SERVICE HOUSTON-GALVESTON DIRECTIVES Houston, USA CONSTRUCTION OF THE TUEN MUN – CHEK LAP KOK LINK (SOUTHERN CONNECTION) Hong Kong Kiel-Holtenau locks out of service for maintenance Tuesday,...
December 29th, 2015 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Freight forwarders will continue to face big challenges in 2016

Freight forwarders will continue to face big challenges in 2016
Robert Keen The British International Freight Association (BIFA), the trade association for UK freight forwarders, says that 2016 will see its members continuing to face numerous challenges, with some the result of legislative changes and government policy, rather than economic issues. Director General...
December 29th, 2015 | Associations, Canals, Inland Waterways, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  26-Dec-2015 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 27 DECEMBER 2015-9 JANUARY 2016 Worldwide World Holidays: 27 December 2015-9 January 2016 Saturday, December 26, 2015, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: Mon 28 Dec – In lieu of Boxing Day...
December 26th, 2015 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
            24-Dec-2015 AMENDMENTS TO IMO TREATIES COMING INTO EFFECT ON 1 JANUARY 2016 Worldwide BOSPHORUS CLOSURE 25 – 26 DECEMBER (WEATHER DEPENDENT, 24 DECEMBER CANCELLED) Turkey, Bosphorus OPERATIONS AT MOBILE SUSPENDED DUE TO FOG USA, Mobile Amendments...
December 24th, 2015 | Canals, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
              23-Dec-2015 PANAMA CANAL LOCKS LANE OUTAGE AND TRANSIT RESERVATION SYSTEM Panama, Panama Canal INSPECTION WORKS AT EASTERN HARBOUR CROSSING, CHA KWO LING Hong Kong WORLD HOLIDAYS: NIGERIA,  24 – 28 DECEMBER 2015 Nigeria CLOSURES AND TRAFFIC...
December 23rd, 2015 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

HOT PORT NEWS from GAC

HOT PORT NEWS from GAC
  22-Dec-2015 BOSPHORUS CLOSURE 24 DECEMBER (23 DECEMBER CANCELLED) Turkey, Bosphorus RECLAMATION AND SOIL INVESTIGATION WORKS OFF TUAS Singapore REMOVAL OF BERTH IN SAKARA BASIN Singapore DREDGING WORKS AT BENOI BASIN Singapore BOSPHORUS CLOSURE 24 DECEMBER (23 DECEMBER CANCELLED) Bosphorus,...
December 22nd, 2015 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

ESPO News Monthly Overview – December 2015

ESPO News Monthly Overview – December 2015
Isabelle Ryckbost ESPO News Monthly Overview – December 2015   Port of the Month: Port of Rotterdam (The Netherlands) 21-12-2015 ESPO’s port of the month is the Port of Rotterdam. With an annual throughput which amounts to some 450 million tonnes and a vast industrial complex,...
December 21st, 2015 | Associations, Awards, Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
              19-Dec-2015 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 20 DECEMBER 2015-2 JANUARY 2016 Worldwide World Holidays: 20 December 2015-2 January 2016 Saturday, December 19, 2015, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: Thu...
December 19th, 2015 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
              18-Dec-2015 THIRD COAL BERTH OPENS Hay Point, Australia FULL SPEED AHEAD WITH CLIMATE-CHANGE MEASURES AT IMO FOLLOWING PARIS AGREEMENT Worldwide SECURITY ZONE IN KAILUA BAY ON OAHU Hawaii, USA NEW RAIL SHUTTLE BETWEEN GOTHENBURG AND KATRINEHOLM Gothenburg,...
December 18th, 2015 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Another great berthing manoeuver at the port of Chios, Greece

Another great berthing manoeuver at the port of Chios, Greece
The”Nissos Rodos” during hte berthing manoeuvers   Viewers can watch herebelow another excellent video  by Konstantinos Milt. Anagnostou, showing a delicate vessel handling by a Greek captain at point blank range of a Greek ferry at the Port of Chios.   This is yet another show...
December 18th, 2015 | Film Industry, HR, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries | Read More

TT Club Warns of the Changing Risk Profile at Ports and Terminals

TT Club Warns of the Changing Risk Profile at Ports and Terminals
Dubai and London, 17 December, 2015 – As pivotal hubs within global trade, container ports and terminals face risks that have potentially serious consequences for international supply chains. At a recent speech to the TOC Middle East Conference in Dubai, Julien Horn, of leading insurance provider...
December 17th, 2015 | Corruption, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Health and Safety, Logistics, Maritime Accidents, Maritime Fraud, P and I Clubs, Piracy and Terrorism, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Safety and Security | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
              16-Dec-2015 NEW YEAR’S DAY OPENING OF CENTRAL MARINE OFFICE Hong Kong WATERWAY TO CLOSE TO TRAFFIC Bosphorus, Turkey COAST GUARD CONTINUES RESPONSE TO COLLISION AND SINKING Mississippi River, USA New Year’s Day opening of Central Marine...
December 16th, 2015 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  15-Dec-2015 TEMPORARY CLOSURE OF SHIP CHANNEL DUE TO ONBOARD FIRE Houston, USA Temporary closure of ship channel due to onboard fire Tuesday, December 15, 2015, Houston, USA The Houston Ship Channel was closed to vessel transits for almost three hours yesterday (14 December)...
December 15th, 2015 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port news from GAC
               14-Dec-2015 NEW YEAR COUNTDOWN CELEBRATION Hong Kong REVISED HARBOUR DEPTHS Mackay, Australia New Year Countdown Celebration Monday, December 14, 2015, Hong Kong The New Year Countdown Celebration which consists of a fireworks and...
December 14th, 2015 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  12-Dec-2015 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 13-26 DECEMBER 2015 Worldwide World Holidays: 13-26 December 2015 Saturday, December 12, 2015, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: Wed 16-Thu 17 Dec – Kazakhstan Independence Day Wed 16 Dec –...
December 12th, 2015 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
    10-Dec-2015 CANAL AUTHORITY INVITES INTEREST FOR DEVELOPMENT OF CONTAINER TERMINAL Panama Canal, Panama PILOT OPERATIONS SUSPENDED Mobile, USA CHANNEL CLOSURE DUE TO FOG Beaumont-Port Arthur, USA MARINE SITE INVESTIGATION AT POWER STATION Hong Kong BRIDGE MAINTENANCE Delaware River,...
December 10th, 2015 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
              09-Dec-2015 PORT DUES TARIFFS INCREASE FOR 2016 Teesport, UK BIMCO PUBLISHES EXPLANATORY NOTES FOR ANTI-CORRUPTION CLAUSE Worldwide FOG BRINGS CHANNEL CLOSURES Corpus Christi & Beaumont-Port Arthur TX, USA Port Dues Tariffs increase...
December 9th, 2015 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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               07-Dec-2015 LNG PORT CHARGES TO RISE IN NEW YEAR Qalhat, Oman MARCUS HOOK RANGE ROCK BLASTING Delaware River, USA SAFETY ZONE IN REEDY POINT SOUTH ANCHORAGE FOR NEW CASTLE RANGE DREDGING Delaware River, USA LNG port charges to rise in...
December 7th, 2015 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
                05-Dec-2015 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 6-19 DECEMBER 2015 Worldwide World Holidays: 6-19 December 2015 Saturday, December 5, 2015, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: Mon 7 Dec – Substitution...
December 5th, 2015 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC –

Hot Port News from GAC –
Sill reinforcements work to be complete in January 2016 Thursday, December 3, 2015, Panama Canal, Panama The Panama Canal Authority (ACP) has been informed by Grupo Unidos por el Canal, S.A. (GUPC), the main contractor for the design and construction of the Third Set of Locks project, that...
December 3rd, 2015 | Canals, Construction, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More