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Hot Port news from GAC
LIVE FIRING EXERCISES Angola, Soyo TROPICAL STORM EXPECTED TO MAKE LANDFALL TODAY Philippines, all ports CONVEYOR BREAK-DOWN Australia, Port Kembla Live firing exercises July 15, 2014, Angola, Soyo From 14-19 July 2014, the Angolan Armed Forces are carrying out live artillery firing exercise on land,...
July 15th, 2014 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Environment, Oceanology, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Safety and Security, Weather | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
Tropical Storm Glenda intensifying July 14, 2014, Philippines, all ports Tropical Storm Glenda has intensified further as it continues to move westward threatening Bicol Region, the Philippines’ state weather bureau PAGASA said today (Monday 14 July). As of 10:00am local time, Tropical Storm...
July 14th, 2014 | Bunkering, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
WORLDWIDE – WORLD HOLIDAYS: 13-26 JULY 2014 DRAFT REDUCED DUE TO MONSOON & SILTATION India, New Mangalore VESSEL ENTRY ENTRY/DEPARTURE RESTRICTED Argentina, Necochea World Holidays: 13-26 July 2014 COUNTRY: Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the...
July 12th, 2014 | Canals, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
Navigation prohibited July 10, 2014, Angola, Cabinda The Harbour Master at Cabinda has advised that navigation is prohibited in Seismic Survey Block 31, until 23 September, within the following coordinates: 1. 06 deg. 04’13.059″S / 10 deg. 34’54.343″E 2. 06 deg. 24’01.153″S...
July 10th, 2014 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Rail | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
Maintenance works at Kiel-Holtenau July 09, 2014, Germany, Kiel Canal The Kiel Canal Authority has announced that due to maintenance works, the New Big South Lock at Kiel-Holtenau will be out of operation next week during the following periods: Mon 14 July: 12:00–18:00 hours Tue 15 July: 07:00–17:00...
July 9th, 2014 | Bunkering, Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Chilean port worker strike

Chilean port worker strike
Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS) advises that port workers in Chile have been on strike since the afternoon of Tuesday 8th July in respect of a dispute over a new law which affects workers’ lunch and rest breaks. The strike, organised by the Union Portuaria, is affecting a number of ports and disrupted...
July 9th, 2014 | HR, Labour Disputes, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Strikes | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
Importer Security Filing (ISF) July 08, 2014, United States, all ports The U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) has issued updates to the enforcement strategy and policy regarding failures to comply with ISF (Importer Security Filing). The sole responsibility and penalty risk for any ISF mistakes...
July 8th, 2014 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
Neoguri forecast to become extremely intense July 07, 2014, Japan, all ports A powerful typhoon is approaching Japan’s Okinawa island chain, bringing strong winds and torrential rain. According to Japan’s Meteorological Agency, Typhoon Neoguri is moving at 250 km per hour (150 mph), picking...
July 7th, 2014 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
Worldwide – World Holidays:6-19 July 2014 COUNTRY: Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: Fri 11 Jul – Asarnha Bucha Day (Thailand) Tue 15 Jul – Nuzul Al-Quran (Malaysia) For information about operations around the world contact the respective...
July 5th, 2014 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
HURRICANE ARTHUR UPDATE (4 JULY) United States, all ports TRAFFIC RESTRICTIONS AT PORTS AHEAD OF HURRICANE United States, Wilmington (North Carolina) RECLAMATION AT PULAU TEKONG Singapore, Singapore GUANABARA BAY OLYMPIC SAILING EVENT Brazil, Rio De Janeiro Hurricane Arthur update (4 July) July 04,...
July 4th, 2014 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Sailing, Sports, Weather | Read More

Port news from Marseilles Fos

A view of the Port of Marseilles 4 July 2014 – Marseilles Fos looks to extend Morocco links          Cooperation between Marseilles Fos and Moroccan ports could be boosted by three potential new ventures – covering ferry services and agricultural trades – after the leading French port’s...
July 4th, 2014 | Logistics, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
HURRICANE ARTHUR EXPECTED NEAR OUTER BANKS TONIGHT United States, all ports PORT CONDITION WHISKEY & X-RAY SET United States, Wilmington (North Carolina) SAFE CARGO OPERATION DURING PORT STAY United Arab Emirates, Dubai PUBLIC HOLIDAY ANNOUNCED FOR ELECTION Indonesia, all ports REPAIR & MAINTENANCE...
July 3rd, 2014 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
USCG Safety Zones: Firework Events July 02, 2014, United States, Delaware River The US Coast Guard has issued a Temporary Final Rule establishing a safety zone on the Delaware River in Philadelphia, PA on July 5, 2014 from 2100 hours to 2200 hours. The safety zones will restrict vessel traffic on...
July 2nd, 2014 | Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
      APPROACH CHANNEL MAXIMUM DRAFT REDUCED India, New Mangalore VISA ON ARRIVAL CHARGE TO INCREASE Indonesia, all ports HARBOUR & TONNAGE DUES RISE Australia, Hay Point UPRIVER NAVIGATION HALTED AFTER COLLISION Argentina, Parana River Approach channel maximum draft reduced July...
July 1st, 2014 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Port of the month: the Port of Livorno

Port of the month: the Port of Livorno
Port of Livorno Monday, 30 June 2014 00:00 As from tomorrow  1 July, Italy is holding the Presidency of the European Union. Italy has 14 core TEN-T ports. One of the them is the Port of Livorno. Time for a visit. Livorno is an important cruise port. Can you draw us a picture of the Livorno cruise port....
June 30th, 2014 | Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Organisations, Politics and Government, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: United States, New Orleans, Louisiana – Lock repairs complete United States, Baton Rouge, Louisiana – Safety zone for 4 July fireworks  display Hong Kong, Hong Kong – Sea Parade Bunker Update...
June 30th, 2014 | Bunkering, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * Nigeria, all ports – Review of Sea Protection Levy * United States, New Orleans, Louisiana – Locks closed for emergency repairs * United States, all ports – Customs issue guidelines in case of...
June 27th, 2014 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * South Africa, Cape Town – Possible delays as rig docks * United States, Houston, Texas – Transfer of cargo by foreign tank vessels * India, Jawaharlal Nehru Port (JNPT) – Revised Port Tariff in...
June 26th, 2014 | Bunkering, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * Germany, Kiel Canal – Lock chamber closure for maintenance works * Oman, Port Sultan Qaboos – Working hours during Ramadan * Singapore, all ports – Revalidation of Certificate of Competency * Bunker...
June 25th, 2014 | Bunkering, Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * France, Fos – Tug boat crew strike * United Arab Emirates, Dubai – Ramadan 2014 working hours * Hong Kong, Hong Kong – Dredging and removal/laying of private moorings * Australia, Port Kembla –...
June 24th, 2014 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Strikes, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * India, New Mangalore – Reduced draft at berths due to monsoon & siltation * Singapore, Singapore – Dredging work in Temasek Fairway * Hong Kong, Hong Kong – Sea Parade on 1 July 2014 DATE:...
June 20th, 2014 | Construction, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Your daily news service from ports around the world.  In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * United States, all ports – Proposed adjustment to Quarantine Inspection fees * Oman, Salalah Port – Suspension of ship-to-ship operation & boat services at anchorage * Oman, Salalah Port –...
June 19th, 2014 | Bunkering, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * Worldwide – Threat to small tankers * Hong Kong, Hong Kong – Repairs to Tai Long Wan Pier, Lantau Island * Turkey, all ports – Transit of medicine shipments * Bunker Update – MARKET PRICE...
June 18th, 2014 | Bunkering, Piracy and Terrorism, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * United States, all ports – Conditions of entry for vessels from Nigeria * Hong Kong, Hong Kong – Marine site investigation SE of River Trade Terminal DATE: June 17, 2014 COUNTRY: United States PORT:...
June 17th, 2014 | Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * Indonesia, all ports – Planned designated safe anchorages * Singapore, Singapore – Dredging work off Senoko Jetty DATE: June 13, 2014 COUNTRY: Indonesia PORT: all ports Planned designated safe anchorages Indonesian...
June 13th, 2014 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More