Archive for the ‘Weather’ Category

ChartCo and MeteoGroup announce long-term partnership agreement

ChartCo and MeteoGroup announce long-term partnership agreement
OneOcean weather and route optimisation ChartCo selects MeteoGroup to integrate leading weather services into its OneOcean platform Enfield/London – 15 October 2018 – ChartCo, the leading global supplier of maritime digital data and compliance services, has selected MeteoGroup to deliver its...
October 15th, 2018 | Chartering, Technology, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
12-Oct-2018 PORT CONDITION WHISKEY (MODIFIED) SET Pennsylvania, New Jersey & Delaware, United States BREAKWATER REINSTATEMENT WORKS AT ABERDEEN SOUTH TYPHOON SHELTER Hong Kong BREAKWATER REINSTATEMENT WORKS AT CHAI WAN CARGO HANDLING BASIN Hong Kong TRAFFIC SUSPENSION FOR YACHT RACES Bosphorus,...
October 12th, 2018 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Sailing, Sports, Weather, Yachting | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
10-Oct-2018 HURRICANE CONDITION WHISKEY RETAINED Fernandina & Jacksonville, United States PORT PREPARATION FOR HURRICANE MICHAEL Hampton Roads, United States POTENTIALLY CATASTROPHIC HURRICANE MICHAEL HEADING TOWARDS FLORIDA PANHANDLE Florida, United States PORT CONDITION YANKEE SET Savannah &...
October 10th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
09-Oct-2018 PORT CONDITION ZULU SET (12 HOUR ALERT) Tarpon Springs FL, United States HURRICANE MICHAEL STRENGTHENING AS IT MOVES OVER SE GULF OF MEXICO Gulf of Mexico, United States PORT STATUS YANKEE SET Gulfport, Pascagoula, Mobile, Pensacola, Panama City & Gulf Intracoastal Waterway, United States PORT...
October 9th, 2018 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
04-Oct-2018 AIRPORT OPERATING ROUND-THE-CLOCK FOR EMERGENCY RELIEF Sulawesi, Indonesia ANCHORAGE CLOSED TO SHIPPING Port Kembla, Australia AREA ON VOLCANO ALERT Sunda Strait, South Lampung, Indonesia Airport operating round-the-clock for emergency relief Thursday, October 4, 2018, Sulawesi, Indonesia Mutiara...
October 4th, 2018 | Airline Industry, Aviation, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
28-Sep-2018 BERTHING TO BE SUSPENDED FOR INSTALLATION WORK Pirpau, India ANCHORAGE CLOSURE AHEAD OF STRONG WINDS Port Kembla, Australia Berthing to be suspended for installation work Friday, September 28, 2018, Pirpau, India Pirpau Port Authorities have informed that installation work of loading arms...
September 28th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
17-Sep-2018 CONSTRUCTION OF SHORE RAMP & REPLACEMENT OF SUBMARINE CABLES Singapore PORT OPERATIONS RESUMING AFTER MANGKHUT Hong Kong Construction of shore ramp & replacement of submarine cables Monday, September 17, 2018, Singapore The working period for the construction a shore ramp and replacement...
September 17th, 2018 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Considerations for vessels transiting and calling ports in areas affected by hurricanes, typhoons and cyclones

Considerations for vessels transiting and calling ports in areas affected by hurricanes, typhoons and cyclones
Following from the American Club’s Managers the Shipowners Claims Bureau, Inc.: As Members are no doubt aware, the peak season for hurricanes, typhoons and cyclones in the northern hemisphere occurs between July and October. Vessels trading in regions affected by these extreme weather events are...
September 14th, 2018 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, P and I Clubs, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
14-Sep-2018 MARINE SOIL INVESTIGATION WORKS OFF WEST JURONG CHANNEL Singapore SUPER TYPHOON MANGKHUT Hong Kong PORT READINESS CONDITION YANKEE SET Savannah, United States ESTABLISHMENT OF SILT CURTAIN AT RAMBLER CHANNEL Hong Kong FLORENCE MAKES LANDFALL NEAR WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH, NORTH CAROLINA North &...
September 14th, 2018 | Canals, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
13-Sep-2018 CONSTRUCTION OF JETTIES OFF JURONG ISLAND CAUSEWAY Singapore PORT STILL OPEN DESPITE FIGHTING Hodeidah, Yemen DISTURBANCE IN GULF OF MEXICO: PORT CONDITION X-RAY SET Brownsville, Corpus Christi and Victoria, United States BROWN MARMORATED STINK BUG MEASURES Australia MARINE SITE INVESTIGATION...
September 13th, 2018 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Military, Piracy and Terrorism, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
12-Sep-2018 MARINE SOIL INVESTIGATION WORKS NEAR BANYAN BASIN Singapore TROPICAL STORM BARIJAT Hong Kong FLORENCE EXPECTED TO BRING LIFE-THREATENING STORM SURGES & RAINFALL Southeast Coast, Carolinas & Mid-Atlantic States, United States PORTS CLOSED AHEAD OF FLORENCE Wilmington & Morehead...
September 12th, 2018 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port news from GAC

Hot Port news from GAC
11-Sep-2018 PROHIBITION ON VESSELS TRANSITING, ANCHORING, OR REMAINING IN AREA OFF MARINA BARRAGE Singapore HURRICANE FLORENCE TO MAKE LANDFALL LATER THIS WEEK United States East Coast MODIFIED PORT CONDITION WHISKEY SET AHEAD OF HURRICANE FLORENCE Pennsylvania, New Jersey & Delaware, United States HURRICANE...
September 11th, 2018 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
07-Sep-2018 PORT STATUS NORMAL FOR PORT MOBILE AREA OPERATIONS POST TROPICAL STORM GORDON Mobile, USA GATUN LOCKS OUTAGE Panama Canal, Panama POST-STORM PORT RECOVERY UPDATES Mobile, United States SABINE PASS CHANNEL DRAFT RESTRICTION UPDATE Port Arthur, United States ONE WAY TRAFFIC Lower Mississippi...
September 7th, 2018 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
04-Sep-2018 NEW FEE ON PETROLEUM PRODUCTS AT PORT OF HODEIDAH Port of Hodeidah, Yemen PORT STATUS ZULU FOR CAPTAIN OF THE PORT MOBILE AREA OF OPERATIONS DUE TO TROPICAL STORM GORDON Mobile, USA PORT STATUS YANKEE AT PORT OF NEW ORLEANS DUE TO TROPICAL STORM GORDON New Orleans, USA New fee on petroleum...
September 4th, 2018 | Bunkering, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
24-Aug-2018 MARKED RECOVERY IN CONTAINER VOLUMES Gothenburg, Sweden SAFETY ZONE FOR FIREWORKS DISPLAY Lower Mississippi River, United States HURRICANE LANE MOVING NORTH, CATASTROPHIC FLOODING ON BIG ISLAND Hawaii, United States Marked recovery in container volumes Friday, August 24, 2018, Gothenburg,...
August 24th, 2018 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
16-Aug-2018 MARINE SOIL INVESTIGATION WORKS OFF TEMASEK FAIRWAY Singapore DRAFT RESTRICTION FOR EAST TURNING BASIN Port Arthur, United States MARINE WORKS AT CAUSEWAY BAY TYPHOON SHELTER Hong Kong Marine soil investigation works off Temasek Fairway Thursday, August 16, 2018, Singapore From 17 August...
August 16th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
14-Aug-2018 ESTABLISHMENT OF LIGHTS ON MOORING BUOYS OFF TSO WO HANG, SAI KUNG Hong Kong ADJUSTED PORT CHARGE & CARGO SERVICE TARIFF Benoa, Indonesia TROPICAL STORM BEBINCA Hong Kong Establishment of lights on mooring buoys off Tso Wo Hang, Sai Kung Tuesday, August 14, 2018, Hong Kong From 15 August...
August 14th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
0-Aug-2018 TROPICAL DEPRESSION UPDATE (10 AUGUST) Hong Kong Tropical Depression update (10 August) Friday, August 10, 2018, Hong Kong At 17:00 hours local time today (Friday 10 August), the Tropical Depression was at the position 20.3 deg. North/111.1 deg. East, about 390km southwest of Hong Kong, with...
August 10th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Buying a Boat Tops Lottery Winners’ Shopping List

Buying a Boat Tops Lottery Winners’ Shopping List
Southampton Boat Show The majority of Brits would buy a boat if they were to win the lottery A major study, carried out by TheYachtMarket.com Southampton Boat Show, has revealed that Brits’ love affair with the sea is alive and well, with almost two thirds (63%) choosing to buy a boat if they were...
August 9th, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Sailing, Sports, Weather, Yachting | Read More

World Championship Set to Begin in Aarhus

World Championship Set to Begin in Aarhus
Worlds Begin – Live Broadcasts Daily The 2018 Hempell Sailing World Championship begins for the 49er and 49erFX on Saturday the 4th of August and the Nacra 17 racing begins the following day. Each day there are live broadcasts from the Stadium course and we will send you the live notifications...
August 3rd, 2018 | Sports, Weather, Yachting | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
19-Jul-2018 MARINE SITE INVESTIGATION AT YI O, LANTAU ISLAND Hong Kong DREDGING OFF PCS TERMINAL BERTH NO.6 Singapore END OF COMPULSORY ICEBREAKER ASSISTANCE PERIOD Sabetta, Russia Marine site investigation at Yi O, Lantau Island Thursday, July 19, 2018, Hong Kong With immediate effect and for a period...
July 19th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
27-Jun-2018 SEA PARADE Hong Kong TRAFFIC SUSPENDED DUE TO FOG Bosphorus, Turkey REMOVAL OF LIGHT BUOY AND ESTABLISHMENT OF VIRTUAL AID TO NAVIGATION Hong Kong LNG CARGO PROPORTION LEVEL RAISED Suez Canal, Egypt Sea Parade Wednesday, June 27, 2018, Hong Kong A flag raising ceremony will be held at 0800...
June 27th, 2018 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
21-Jun-2018 TRANSPORT OF SAND MATERIAL Singapore SUBMARINE OUTFALL INSPECTION WORKS Hong Kong MARINE OPERATIONS HALTED DUE TO HIGH WINDS Dammam, Saudi Arabia Transport of sand material Thursday, June 21, 2018, Singapore The working period for the transport of sand material to the stockpile area at Tuas...
June 21st, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

The BDI fells; Geopolitics muddy

The BDI fells; Geopolitics muddy
John Faraclas – picture by ecopack77 The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost three points since last Friday and now stands at 1,442. Geopolitics muddy as usual and caution should be observed. John Faraclas’ brief market recap:the fall The Capes managed to gain five points with the BCI reading 2,228 points...
June 18th, 2018 | Anniversaries, Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, News, Reports, Shipping Indices, Sports, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Weather | Read More

Tidetech unveils data-driven vision for next generation voyage optimisation

Tidetech unveils data-driven vision for next generation voyage optimisation
The Tidetech Data Cube can generate metocean data at different resolutions for different parts of a voyage and focus on sections with greatest optimisation potential. Cutting edge technology enables owners and operators to access historical and forecast weather data in multiple resolutions with output...
June 18th, 2018 | News, Shipmanagement, Technical, Technology, Weather | Read More