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Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
04-Dec-2019 EXTENSION OF GREEN SHIP PROGRAMME Singapore MARITIME GLOBAL PROCESSING CENTRE CLOSURE OVER HOLIDAYS Australia TYPHOON MOVING AWAY Philippines CONTAINER TERMINAL OPERATIONS Subic Bay, Philippines RE-OPENING OF TERMINAL AFTER TYPHOON Bataan, Philippines INSTALLATION OF FLOATING SEA BARRIER Singapore Extension...
December 4th, 2019 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 03-Dec-2019 WORKS AT WOODLANDS WATERFRONT PARK JETTY Singapore TYPHOON OVER BURIAS ISLAND Philippines NEW PORT TARIFF RELEASED Ceyhan, Turkey Works at Woodlands Waterfront Park Jetty Tuesday, December 3, 2019, Singapore From 1 December 2019 to 31 May 2020, works are being conducted...
December 3rd, 2019 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 29-Nov-2019 OUTFALL STRUCTURE CONSTRUCTION & INSTALLATION OF SILT CURTAINS Singapore COLLISION AT ISTANBUL ANCHORAGE AREA Bosphorus, Turkey HEIGHTENED ALERT FOR PLAGUE Philippines TYPHOON KAMMURI STRENGTHENS Philippines DREDGING WORKS Melbourne, Australia TRANSIT OF TANKERS...
November 29th, 2019 | Canals, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 22-Nov-2019 ICE RESTRICTIONS & PRECAUTIONS FOR WINTER 2019-2020 Rostov-on-Don, Russian Federation WORKS AT TUAS TERMINAL PHASE 2 Singapore SUPPLY AND DELIVERY OF SAND AT TUAS VIEW EXTENSION Singapore Ice restrictions & precautions for winter 2019-2020 Friday, November...
November 22nd, 2019 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

What Makes an Optimized Weather Routing System? Three Factors for Success

What Makes an Optimized Weather Routing System? Three Factors for Success
.. What Makes an Optimized Weather Routing System? Three Factors for Success Article by “MeteoGroup” Discover the three factors that are essential for an optimized weather routing system. What makes an optimized weather routing system? Surely the answer is simply accurate weather routing? Not quite!...
November 22nd, 2019 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 20-Nov-2019 AMENDMENT OF PILOTAGE ALLOWANCE Aden, Yemen PORT OPS SUSPENDED DUE TO STRONG WINDS Dammam, Saudi Arabia Amendment of pilotage allowance Wednesday, November 20, 2019, Aden, Yemen Starting form 1 December 2019, YGAPC [Yemen Gulf of Aden Ports Corporation] will amend...
November 20th, 2019 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

President Musolino calls shipping companies to fundraise in favour of Venice and its Lagoon hit by the exceptional high tide

President Musolino calls shipping companies to fundraise in favour of Venice and its Lagoon hit by the exceptional high tide
. President Musolino calls shipping companies to fundraise in favour of Venice and its Lagoon hit by the exceptional high tide Venice, November 15th 2019 A fundraising to support Venice and its lagoon, devastated by the exceptional high tide last Tuesday. This is what Pino Musolino, Chairman and CEO...
November 15th, 2019 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 13-Nov-2019 FENDER REPLACEMENT WORKS AT CASTLE PEAK POWER STATION JETTY, TAP SHEK KOK Hong Kong NON-WEATHER WORKING DAYS DECLARED Dhamra, India TOLLS REDUCTION FOR CRUDE OIL TANKERS (AMENDMENT) Suez Canal, Egypt Fender replacement works at Castle Peak Power Station Jetty, Tap...
November 13th, 2019 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 11-Nov-2019 NAVY BOAT RIDES IN CRUISE BAY Singapore FUEL REQUIREMENTS IN THE PANAMA CANAL Panama Canal, Panama PORT OPERATIONS RESUMED AFTER BULBUL MAKES LANDFALL West Bengal, India INSTALLATION & RECOVERY OF DATA MARKER BUOY Singapore SMART NAVIGATION SYSTEM TESTS & MANOEUVRES Singapore Navy...
November 11th, 2019 | Bunkering, Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 09-Nov-2019 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 9-23 NOVEMBER 2019 Worldwide BULBUL EXPECTED TO MAKE LANDFALL West Bengal, India World Holidays: 9-23 November 2019 Saturday, November 9, 2019, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 10 Nov (Sun) –...
November 9th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 08-Nov-2019 ANNUAL MARINE SERVICES SURVEY (2019) OF SHORE-BASED OPERATORS Singapore ANNUAL MARINE SERVICES SURVEY (2019) OF SHIPMASTERS Singapore COASTAL CANOE RACE Hong Kong REVISED BERTHING POLICY AND TRAFFIC STRUCTURE Dhamra, India BULBUL INTENSIFIES TO VERY HEAVY CYCLONIC...
November 8th, 2019 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Rowing, Sports, Weather | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Pot News from GAC 06-Nov-2019 CANOE RACE FROM CLEAR WATER BAY TO STANLEY MAIN BEACH Hong Kong STATE PREPARES FOR CYCLONE BULBUL Odisha, India RECLAMATION AT TUAS VIEW Singapore Canoe race from Clear Water Bay to Stanley Main Beach Wednesday, November 6, 2019, Hong Kong A canoe race will take place...
November 6th, 2019 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Sports, Weather | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 05-Nov-2019 AROUND THE ISLAND ROWING BOAT RACE Hong Kong CYCLONE WARNING Bay of Bengal, India Around the Island rowing boat race Tuesday, November 5, 2019, Hong Kong A rowing boat race will take place around Hong Kong Island on 9 November 2019 (Saturday). About 70 rowing boats...
November 5th, 2019 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Rowing, Sports, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News fromGAC 25-Oct-2019 LASHING AWARENESS AT (APM TERMINALS) KHALIFA BIN SALMAN PORT (KBSP) Khalifa Bin Salman Port (KBSP), Bahrain CYCLONE KYARR GAINS STRENGTH; RED WARNING FOR WEST COAST India DREDGING OPERATIONS IN TUEN MUN RIVER CHANNEL, TUEN MUN Hong Kong REPAIR WORKS FOR DOLPHINS IN...
October 25th, 2019 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 18-Oct-2019 INSTALLATION OF PONTOONS AND GANGWAYS Singapore PORT STATUS WHISKEY SET Mobile, United States PORT PREPARES FOR TROPICAL STORM NESTOR New Orleans, United States INCREASED MAXIMUM DRAUGHT FOR BULK CARRIERS AND TANKERS Torres Strait, Australia SUBMARINE OUTFALL INSPECTION...
October 18th, 2019 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Less than two days till the verdict!

Less than two days till the verdict!
Less than two days till the verdict! The leaders in the Mini-Transat La Boulangère have passed the latitude of Madeira this evening. Though they can almost glimpse the finish of this first leg to Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, the end of the course promises to be a bit of a struggle in light airs. The...
October 11th, 2019 | Sailing, Sports, Weather, Yachting | Read More

IMO: Extreme maritime weather – symposium – 23-25 October – London

IMO: Extreme maritime weather – symposium – 23-25 October – London
. IMO: Extreme maritime weather – symposium – 23-25 October – London International Symposium on Extreme Maritime Weather – Towards Safety of Life at Sea and a Sustainable Blue Economy https://public.wmo.int/en/events/meetings/londonsymposium Identifying ways to reduce the loss...
September 25th, 2019 | Climate, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IMO, Oceanology, Organisations, Weather | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC 16-Sep-2019 REDUCED VISIBILITY Singapore HAZE ALERT – 24-HOUR PSI LEVEL 101 TO 200 Singapore BREAKWATER REINSTATEMENT AT ABERDEEN SOUTH TYPHOON SHELTER Hong Kong SEAWALL REINSTATEMENT AT SHEK PIK, LANTAU ISLAND Hong Kong SEA PARADE ON 1 OCTOBER 2019 Hong Kong Reduced visibility Monday,...
September 16th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 06-Sep-2019 MARINE WORKS AT LUNG MEI, TAI PO Hong Kong PORT REOPENED WITH RESTRICTIONS Jacksonville, United States DORIAN PASSING EAST OF CAPE LOOKOUT, NC United States Marine Works at Lung Mei, Tai Po Friday, September 6, 2019, Hong Kong For approximately 12 months, marine works...
September 6th, 2019 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News fro GAC 05-Sep-2019 SETTING OF PORT CONDITION YANKEE Hampton Roads, United States Setting of Port Condition YANKEE Thursday, September 5, 2019, Hampton Roads, United States Due to the approach of Hurricane DORIAN, the Hampton Roads Captain of the Port will set Port Condition YANKEE at...
September 5th, 2019 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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  Hot Port News from GAC 04-Sep-2019 UNIFICATION OF RULES FOR REBATES FOR TRANSITING VESSELS Suez Canal, Egypt DORIAN FORECAST TO MOVE ‘DANGEROUSLY CLOSE’ TO FLORIDA & GEORGIA United States PORTS CLOSE AHEAD OF HURRICANE DORIAN United States Unification of rules for rebates for transiting...
September 4th, 2019 | Canals, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Regulatory, Weather | Read More

Capes lead the way to Dry Market success

Capes lead the way to Dry Market success
John Faraclas Capes lead the way to Dry Market success The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) was up 59 points and now stands at 2,501 thanks to the Capes surge; Geopolitics more than enigmatically perplexed. John Faraclas’ brief daily recap: The Capes’ BCI was up 203 points and now reads 4,862… The Panamaxes’...
September 3rd, 2019 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Insight, Markets, Military, News, Piracy and Terrorism, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce, Weather | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Ports News from GAC 03-Sep-2019 MARINE WORKS AT TSEUNG KWAN O Hong Kong DREDGING OFF SULTAN SHOAL LIGHTHOUSE Singapore DORIAN EXPECTED TO START MOVING N-NW Bahamas PORTS PREPARE FOR HURRICANE DORIAN United States Marine works at Tseung Kwan O Tuesday, September 3, 2019, Hong Kong For approximately...
September 3rd, 2019 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 02-Sep-2019 MARINE SURVEYS AT BLACK POINT POWER STATION Hong Kong ‘EXTREMELY DANGEROUS’ HURRICANE DORIAN Bahamas INSTALLATION OF FLOATING SEA BARRIER OFF PA WATER-VENTURE (PASIR RIS) Singapore Marine Surveys at Black Point Power Station Monday, September 2, 2019, Hong Kong For...
September 2nd, 2019 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 30-Aug-2019 TEMPORARY CLOSURE OF LANDING STEPS NO. 1 OF KOWLOON PUBLIC PIER Hong Kong 2019-20 SEASONAL MEASURES FOR BROWN MARMORATED STINK BUG (BMSB) Australia DREDGING UNDERWAY Broome, Australia INSTALLATION OF FLOATING SEA BARRIER OFF CHANGI EAST Singapore DORIAN FORECAST TO...
August 30th, 2019 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More