Archive for the ‘Port Conditions’ Category

3 December – 24 hour general strike in Greece

3 December – 24 hour general strike in Greece
Port of Piraeus Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS) is advising of a further 24 hour general strike in Greece on 3 December which is expected to affect vessel movements at many Greek ports and terminals. The public and private sector strike action is scheduled to start at 06:00 local time on 3 December and...
December 2nd, 2015 | Associations, HR, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Strikes | Read More

High Winds in Southampton and Felixstowe

High Winds in Southampton and Felixstowe
Following comes from Mike Foulds, General Manager of Oceanside Logistics Ltd: Good Morning. Please note that the Port of Felixstowe is currently closed due to High Winds, and the Port of Southampton may follow suit. As you can imagine, this is likely to cause some disruption to our loading schedule,...
November 30th, 2015 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
               27-Nov-2015 REPLACEMENT WORKS AT EXXON MOBILE BERTH Singapore Replacement works at Exxon Mobile berth Friday, November 27, 2015, Singapore From 1January to 7 February 2016, replacement work will be conducted at the Exxon Mobil Berth...
November 27th, 2015 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
     26-Nov-2015 PORT WORKERS VOTE IN FAVOUR OF STRIKES Rotterdam, Netherlands TOWAGE PRICE INCREASE IN THE NEW YEAR Port Lincoln, Australia SOIL INVESTIGATION WORKS Singapore Port workers vote in favour of strikes Thursday, November 26, 2015, Rotterdam, Netherlands Container...
November 26th, 2015 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Strikes | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  25-Nov-2015 SANDRA COULD REACH HURRICANE STRENGTH Eastern Pacific STRONG POTENTIAL FOR FOG Galveston Bay, USA BIMCO LAUNCHES ANTI-CORRUPTION CLAUSE FOR SHIPPING CONTRACTS WORLDWIDE Worldwide Sandra could reach hurricane strength Wednesday, November 25, 2015, Eastern Pacific Interests...
November 25th, 2015 | Associations, BIMCO, Bribery and Corruption, Corruption, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Maritime Fraud, Port Conditions, Weather | Read More

Hot Port news from GAC

Hot Port news from GAC
               23-Nov-2015 MARINE SITE INVESTIGATION OFF NIM WAN Hong Kong DREDGING IN CHAI WAN CARGO HANDLING BASIN Hong Kong Marine Site Investigation off Nim Wan Monday, November 23, 2015, Hong Kong For approximately 2 months, marine site investigation...
November 23rd, 2015 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Transport Security Expo to host 16 influential UK Stakeholder Delegations

Transport Security Expo to host 16 influential UK Stakeholder Delegations
2-3 December 2015 / Olympia London Monday 23 November 2015 – Transport Security Expo is unique in providing a UK Stakeholder Delegations service. Arranged through the show’s expert Advisory Board, key representatives from Government departments and agencies as well as national associations...
November 23rd, 2015 | Associations, Canals, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Inland Waterways, Insurance and Reinsurance, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Marinas, Marine Insurance, Military, Piracy and Terrorism, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Rail, Safety and Security | Read More

Fos port-industrial zone partners sign development pledge

Fos port-industrial zone partners sign development pledge
Part of the Fos container terminal 23 November 2015  Port news from Marseille Fos Fos port-industrial zone partners sign development pledge                The Marseilles Fos port authority is among a dozen signatories to a document formalising the principles of a wide-ranging collaborative...
November 23rd, 2015 | Associations, Company Profiles, Construction, Corporate Social Responsibility, Environment, HR, Jobs, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Tourism | Read More

Hot Port news from GAC

Hot Port news from GAC
  21-Nov-2015 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 22 NOVEMBER-5 DECEMBER 2015 Worldwide DREDGING COMPLETED AT MARCUS HOOK RANGE, NEW CASTLE RANGE SAFETY ZONE ESTABLISHED Delaware River, USA World Holidays: 22 November-5 December 2015 Saturday, November 21, 2015, Worldwide Public holidays around...
November 21st, 2015 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  20-Nov-2015 PORT TO INCREASE SHIPPING CAPACITY Port Hedland, Australia MARINE SITE INVESTIGATION OFF NIM WAN Hong Kong VISIT VISAS FOR CREW MEMBERS Indonesia Port to increase shipping capacity Friday, November 20, 2015, Port Hedland, Australia Modelling work over the past...
November 20th, 2015 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  19-Nov-2015 CANOE RACE FROM CLEAR WATER BAY TO STANLEY MAIN BEACH Hong Kong NEW ACCESS CHANNEL DRAFT RESTRICTION Surabaya, Indonesia TEMPORARY CLOSURE TO TRAFFIC DUE TO ENGINE FAILURE Bosphorus, Turkey SCHEDULED REVETMENT WORK Lower Mississippi River, USA Canoe Race from Clear...
November 19th, 2015 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Gold Anchor Global Marina Accreditation launched at METS

Gold Anchor Global Marina Accreditation launched at METS
The new Global Anchor Global Marina Accreditation was launched at METS on 18 November 2015 followed by a formal signing ceremony at Marine House, TYHA and British Marine’s registered office. The initiative is a joint venture between the yacht Harbour Association (TYHA) and the Marine Industries Association...
November 18th, 2015 | Associations, Canals, Logistics, Marinas, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Rail, Sailing, Technical, Technology, Tourism, Yachting | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
                17-Nov-2015 PORT TARIFFS TO INCREASE FOR 2016 Helsinki, Finland BAY PLAN (BAPLIE) ELECTRONIC FILING REQUIREMENTS Canada FENDER PILE REPLACING WORKS AT FERRY PIER Hong Kong CHRISTMAS BOAT LIGHT PARADE IN CRUISE BAY Singapore IMPLEMENTATION...
November 17th, 2015 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

High Winds in Southampton and Felixstowe

High Winds in Southampton and Felixstowe
The following comes from Oceanside Logistics Ltd:  Good Morning.  Please note that the Port of Felixstowe is currently due to close later for the expected High Winds due to Storm Barney. As you can imagine, this is likely to cause some disruption to our loading schedule, and may cause some deliveries...
November 17th, 2015 | Logistics, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  16-Nov-2015 CRUISE SHIP GREY WATER/SEWAGE DUMPING Helsinki, Finland SUBMARINE OUTFALL INSPECTION WORKS OFF TYPHOON SHELTER Hong Kong TEMPORARY OBSTRUCTION OF RIVER Mobile River, USA Cruise ship grey water/sewage dumping Monday, November 16, 2015, Helsinki, Finland From...
November 16th, 2015 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Pollution, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port news from GAC

Hot Port news from GAC
                               14-Nov-2015 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 15-28 NOVEMBER 2015 Worldwide World Holidays: 15-28 November 2015 Saturday, November 14, 2015, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: Sun...
November 14th, 2015 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
              13-Nov-2015 SUBMARINE OUTFALL INSPECTION WORKS OFF SHAM TSENG Hong Kong DRAFT CHANGE FOR CANAL Chesapeake & Delaware Canal, USA AMENDED PORT NAVIGATION DEPTHS Hay Point departure channel & berths, Australia Submarine Outfall Inspection...
November 13th, 2015 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port news from GAC

Hot Port news from GAC
               12-Nov-2015 AROUND THE ISLAND PADDLING BOAT RACE Hong Kong Around the Island Paddling Boat Race Thursday, November 12, 2015, Hong Kong A paddling boat race will take place around Hong Kong Island on 15 November 2015 (Sunday). About...
November 12th, 2015 | Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Sports, Tourism | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
                    11-Nov-2015 COMPULSORY MARITIME HEALTH DECLARATION BY VESSELS THAT HAVE BEEN TO EBOLA-AFFECTED COUNTRIES Singapore Compulsory maritime health declaration by vessels that have been to Ebola-affected countries Wednesday, November...
November 11th, 2015 | Health and Safety, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

12 November – 24 hour general strike in Greece

12 November – 24 hour general strike in Greece
Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS) is advising of a 24 hour general strike in Greece on 12 November which is expected to affect vessel movements at all Greek ports and terminals. The strike action is scheduled to start at 06:00 local time on 12 November and end at 06:00 on 13 November. During the...
November 11th, 2015 | Canals, Labour Disputes, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Strikes | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
                 10-Nov-2015 VESSEL BACKLOG Panama Canal, Panama DREDGING OPERATIONS IN NIM WAN, DEEP BAY Hong Kong ESTABLISHMENT OF SILT CURTAINS Hong Kong Vessel backlog Tuesday, November 10, 2015, Panama Canal, Panama The Panama Canal continues...
November 10th, 2015 | Associations, Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
     09-Nov-2015 BUNKERING OPERATIONS IN DUBAI WATERS Dubai, UAE SERVICE TAX INCREASE India LOCK CLOSURE Hull, UK Bunkering operations in Dubai waters Monday, November 9, 2015, Dubai, UAE Dubai Maritime City Authority (DMCA) has taken legal action against a fuel...
November 9th, 2015 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Ship Agencies, Taxation | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
                07-Nov-2015 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 8-21 NOVEMBER 2015 Worldwide World Holidays: 8-21 November 2015 Saturday, November 7, 2015, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: Mon 9 Nov – Iqbal Day (Pakistan) Tue 10...
November 7th, 2015 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
    05-Nov-2015 DIVING WORK AT LNG/LPG/CHEMICAL GAS CARRIER (ALGAS) ANCHORAGE Singapore CLOSURES TO TRAFFIC FOR BRIDGE WORKS Bosphorus, Turkey TEMPORARY DIVERSION OF THE TUNG CHUNG BUOYED CHANNEL Hong Kong REMOVAL OF TWO LIGHT BUOYS OFF THE KAI TAK CRUISE TERMINAL Hong Kong MARINE SITE...
November 5th, 2015 | Canals, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
                    04-Nov-2015 PRICE INCREASES FOR 2016 New South Wales, Australia MOORING/UNMOORING OFF EASTERN PART OF TUAS VIEW EXTENSION Singapore CONSTRUCTION OF PIER WEST OF TUAS VIEW EXTENSION Singapore LAYING OF SUBMARINE CABLE Singapore TRAFFIC...
November 4th, 2015 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More