Posts Tagged ‘Australia’

Hot Pot News from GAC

Hot Pot News from GAC
  13-Oct-2017 PORT STATUS RETURNED TO NORMAL WITH RESTRICTIONS Gulfport, United States MARIBYRNONG RIVER GEOTECHNICAL INVESTIGATION WORKS Melbourne, Australia NIGHT MOVEMENT RESTRICTIONS REVISED Mourilyan, Australia Port status returned to normal with restrictions Friday, October...
October 13th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  11-Oct-2017 PORT STATUS RETURNS TO NORMAL WITH RESTRICTIONS Gulfport, United States MARIBYRNONG RIVER BATHYMETRIC SURVEY COMPLETED Melbourne, Australia YARRA RIVER – INSPECTION COMPLETED Melbourne, Australia VESSEL MOVEMENTS HALTED DUE TO SEVERE WEATHER Durban, South Africa CLOSURE...
October 11th, 2017 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  06-Oct-2017 PORT STATUS WHISKEY ORDERED Port Mobile, United States 2017 MAINTENANCE DREDGING CAMPAIGN Melbourne, Australia REVIEW OF PORT TERMINAL ACCESS (BULK WHEAT) CODE OF CONDUCT Australia LOGISTICS PLATFORM LAUNCHED TO STREAMLINE MARITIME PROCESSES Panama TROPICAL STORM NATE: PORT...
October 6th, 2017 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Logistics, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  29-Sep-2017 PORT CHANNEL WIDENING PROJECT RECEIVES STATE APPROVAL Townsville, Australia SUNKEN VESSEL REMOVED FROM SHIPPING CHANNEL Cochin, India WAIVER OF COMPLIANCE WITH NAVIGATION LAWS United States Port channel widening project receives State approval Friday, September 29,...
September 29th, 2017 | Canals, Construction, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Regulatory | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  27-Sep-2017 REDUCTIONS FOR LNG TANKERS Suez Canal, Egypt NEW VTS USER GUIDE NOW AVAILABLE Great Barrier Reef & Torres Strait, Australia CREW CHANGES AT SPM Cochin, India Reductions for LNG tankers Wednesday, September 27, 2017, Suez Canal, Egypt The Suez Canal Authority...
September 27th, 2017 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Technical, Technology | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  22-Sep-2017 INCREASE IN BOOKING SLOTS FOR NEOPANAMAX VESSELS Panama Canal, Panama NEW INFRASTRUCTURE SURCHARGE Fremantle, Australia TEMPORARY DIVERSION OF TUNG CHUNG BUOYED CHANNEL Hong Kong MARINE SITE INVESTIGATION OFF TSEUNG KWAN O AREA 137 Hong Kong NAVAL FIRING PRACTICE Mumbai,...
September 22nd, 2017 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  19-Sep-2017 “EXERCISE OVERLOAD” Melbourne, Australia HURRICANE MARIA HEADED FOR VIRGIN ISLANDS & PUERTO RICO Caribbean Sea “Exercise Overload” Tuesday, September 19, 2017, Melbourne, Australia Port Users are advised that the whole of port all hazards field exercise...
September 19th, 2017 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Environment, Oil Spill, Pollution, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  15-Sep-2017 SANCTIONS Australia CLOSURE OF YARRA RIVER Melbourne, Australia BULKHEAD REMOVAL WORKS AT WEST KOWLOON CULTURAL DISTRICT Hong Kong LOCK CHAMBER CLOSURE Kiel Canal, Germany Sanctions Friday, September 15, 2017, Australia The Australian Maritime Safety Authority...
September 15th, 2017 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  12-Sep-2017 MIRAFLORES LOCKS LANE OUTAGE Panama Canal, Panama YARRA RIVER CLOSURE Melbourne, Australia Miraflores Locks lane outage Tuesday, September 12, 2017, Panama Canal, Panama Beginning at 0600 hours on Friday, September 15, 2017, the EAST lane of Miraflores Locks will...
September 12th, 2017 | Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  11-Sep-2017 DREDGING AT NORTH-WESTERN CORNER OF KWAI TSING CONTAINER BASIN Hong Kong BATHYMETRIC SURVEY Maribyrnong River, Melbourne, Australia Dredging at north-western Corner of Kwai Tsing Container Basin Monday, September 11, 2017, Hong Kong For approximately 3 months,...
September 11th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Navis + Kalmar complete 1st Fully Automated Terminal @ VICT

Navis + Kalmar complete 1st Fully Automated Terminal @ VICT
Kalmar and Navis Enable ICTSI to Complete the World’s First Fully Automated Terminal in Melbourne Ahead of Schedule Today, Kalmar, part of Cargotec, and Navis, part of Kalmar Business Area within Cargotec, announced the delivery of the first OneTerminal automation solution to International Container...
September 11th, 2017 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  04-Sep-2017 MARINE WORKS FOR TUEN MUN-CHEK LAP KOK LINK CONSTRUCTION Hong Kong MAXIMUM DRAFT REVISED Freeport, United States PORT RESTORATION Houston/Texas City/Galveston/Freeport, United States PORTS STATUS UPDATE Corpus Christi/Calhoun/Brownsville, United States NEW PRE-ARRIVAL...
September 4th, 2017 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  17-Aug-2017 ROWING EVENT BETWEEN HONG KONG AND MACAU Hong Kong HIGH WINDS FORECAST FOR PORT KEMBLA & ILLAWARRA COAST New South Wales, Australia Rowing event between Hong Kong and Macau Thursday, August 17, 2017, Hong Kong A rowing event between Hong Kong and Macau will...
August 17th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Rowing, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  01-Aug-2017 CONSTRUCTION OF BREAKWATER OFF FERRY TERMINAL Singapore MARINE WORKS AT BLACK POINT POWER STATION Hong Kong NEW PORT CHARGES AND TOWAGE FEES Darwin, Australia Construction of breakwater off ferry terminal Tuesday, August 1, 2017, Singapore Work is underway until 23...
August 1st, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Watch the Falling Market*

Watch the Falling Market*
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) was on a falling mode – down 12 points since yesterday and now stands at 968 points; the Geopolitics continue to build up a warring atmosphere despite what the mass media and its cronies say. John Faraclas’ midweek recap: The Capers were down 15 points with...
July 26th, 2017 | Dry Bulkcarriers, European Union, Military, News, Organisations, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Ship Demolitions, Ship Finance, Shipping Centers, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  30-Jun-2017 PORT DUES/TONNAGE CHARGES TO INCREASE Dampier & Port Hedland, Australia WAIVER PROCESS AND PASSAGE PLAN FOR TRANSIT Delaware Bay & River, United States of America Port dues/tonnage charges to increase Friday, June 30, 2017, Dampier & Port Hedland, Australia Pilbara...
June 30th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
19-Jun-2017 NEW MOORING, MOVING & UNMOORING CHARGES Cairns & Mourilyan, Australia FOUR-DAY PUBLIC HOLIDAY Turkey New mooring, moving & unmooring charges Monday, June 19, 2017, Cairns & Mourilyan, Australia North Queensland Shipping Services (NQ Shipping Services...
June 19th, 2017 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

Lithium evolution: Australia’s Neometals advances mining, processing and recycling

Lithium evolution: Australia’s Neometals advances mining, processing and recycling
Chris Reed of Neometals. Lithium evolution: Australia’s Neometals advances mining, processing and recycling By James Brewer Like the motor industry on which it keeps a watchful eye, a burgeoning lithium development company is at a crossroads. Vehicle manufacturers are revving up plans to move production...
June 19th, 2017 | Emissions, Environment, Mining, News | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
13-Jun-2017 LINE HANDLING & WHARFAGE CHARGES Dalrymple Bay Coal Terminal, Australia SUMMER WORKING HOURS Abu Dhabi ports, United Arab Emirates Line Handling & Wharfage charges Tuesday, June 13, 2017, Dalrymple Bay Coal Terminal, Australia Dalrymple Bay Coal Terminal...
June 13th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
09-Jun-2017 PORT KEMBLA DEMOLITION 29 JUNE Kembla Coal Terminal, Australia Port Kembla demolition 29 June Friday, June 9, 2017, Kembla Coal Terminal, Australia Port Kembla Coal Terminal will conduct the explosive demolition of one reclaimer structure on Thursday 29 June. An...
June 9th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
26-May-2017 HONG KONG INTERNATIONAL DRAGON BOAT RACES 2017 Hong Kong REMOVAL OF UNDERWATER OBSTRUCTIONS IN KWUN TONG TYPHOON SHELTER Hong Kong ECDIS REQUIREMENTS UPDATE Australia INCREASED VIGILANCE IN THE MARITIME DOMAIN New England, United States PORT SERVICES NORMAL, UNAFFECTED BY...
May 26th, 2017 | Piracy and Terrorism, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Regulatory, Technical, Technology | Read More

Hot Port news from GAC

04-May-2017 PORT CHARGES TO RISE Port Kembla, Australia Port charges to rise Thursday, May 4, 2017, Port Kembla, Australia The private operator of Port Kembla, NSW Ports, advises that from 1 July 2017, all charges will increase by 3% except the Navigation Service Charge (Tonnage...
May 4th, 2017 | Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port news from GAC

Hot Port news from GAC
03-May-2017 PORT VOLUME SURCHARGE Port Kembla, Australia SOIL INVESTIGATION WORKS SOUTH OF PULAU BUKOM Singapore Port Volume Surcharge Wednesday, May 3, 2017, Port Kembla, Australia Tug service provider Svitzer Australia has advised that there is no change in the current Volume...
May 3rd, 2017 | Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
15-Apr-2017 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 16-29 APRIL 2016 Worldwide World Holidays: 16-29 April 2016 Saturday, April 15, 2017, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 16 Apr (Sun) – Easter Day 17 Apr (Mon) – Easter Monday 21 Apr (Fri)...
April 15th, 2017 | Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
12-Apr-2017 PILOTAGE RESUMED Port Botany, Australia PORT REOPENED Jeddah, Saudi Arabia LOCK CHAMBER CLOSURE AT KIEL-HOLTENAU Kiel Canal, Germany Pilotage resumed Wednesday, April 12, 2017, Port Botany, Australia The Duty Pilot at Port Botany has advised that after an assessment...
April 12th, 2017 | Ports & Terminals | Read More