Posts Tagged ‘Australia’

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  15-Dec-2017 MARINE WORKS AT SOUTH-WESTERN CORNER OF CAUSEWAY BAY TYPHOON SHELTER Hong Kong PORT TO CLOSE ON CHRISTMAS DAY & NEW YEAR’S DAY Port Kembla, Australia Marine Works at South-western Corner of Causeway Bay Typhoon Shelter Friday, December 15, 2017, Hong Kong For...
December 15th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Pot News from GAC

Hot Pot News from GAC
  13-Dec-2017 SOUTHERN ANCHORAGE TEMPORARY WATERSIDE RESTRICTED ZONE Geelong, Australia DREDGING OPERATIONS AT KWAI TSING CONTAINER TERMINAL 6 Hong Kong Southern Anchorage Temporary Waterside Restricted Zone Wednesday, December 13, 2017, Geelong, Australia As of 0800 hours on December...
December 13th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Planning can make your Australian wine supply smoother

11 December 2017 – UK retailers looking to secure more supplies of Australian wines will be boosted by the news that volumes are on the increase and the UK remains the biggest market for Australian wine. With increasing interest from China and the USA in this market, UK retailers may need to think...
December 11th, 2017 | Consumers Market, Food and Drink | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  07-Dec-2017 SUBMARINE OUTFALL INSPECTION WORKS OFF SIU SAI WAN Hong Kong GOETHALS BRIDGE DEMOLITION New York, United States TERMINAL RECEIVAL/DELIVERY DURING CHRISTMAS/NEW YEAR Port Kembla, Australia Submarine outfall inspection works off Siu Sai Wan Thursday, December 7, 2017,...
December 7th, 2017 | Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  06-Dec-2017 HEIGHT RESTRICTED AREAS FOR SOUTHERN CONNECTION OF TUEN MUN-CHEK LAP KOK LINK Hong Kong HEIGHT RESTRICTED AREAS AND SPECIAL AREAS FOR HONG KONG LINK ROAD Hong Kong MARITIME CREW VISA PROCESSING OVER CHRISTMAS/NEW YEAR PERIOD Australia Height Restricted Areas for Southern...
December 6th, 2017 | Port Conditions | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  05-Dec-2017 2017 CHRISTMAS BERTHING PROTOCOL Portland, Australia 2017 Christmas Berthing Protocol Tuesday, December 5, 2017, Portland, Australia This berthing protocol guides the Port of Portland’s decisions about berthing/unberthing vessels over the Christmas period. CHRISTMAS...
December 5th, 2017 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  01-Dec-2017 PORTS AUTHORITY RECOGNISED FOR HYDROGRAPHIC EXCELLENCE Pilbara, Australia CRUISE TERMINAL DESIGN UNVEILED Newcastle, Australia Ports Authority recognised for hydrographic excellence Friday, December 1, 2017, Pilbara, Australia Pilbara Ports Authority’s Tidal...
December 1st, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  29-Nov-2017 CANOE RACE Hong Kong IMPLEMENTATION OF MERCHANT SHIPPING (LIMITATION OF SHIPOWNERS LIABILITY) ORDINANCE (AMENDMENT OF SCHEDULE 2) ORDER 2017 Hong Kong CRUISE SHIP SCHEDULE – DECEMBER 2017 & JANUARY 2018 Hastings, Australia Canoe Race Wednesday, November 29,...
November 29th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Sports | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  24-Nov-2017 NEW OTB BERTHS Fujairah, United Arab Emirates NEW MOORING CHARGES Tasmania, Australia NEW EAST COAST CUSTOMER SERVICE CENTRE Newcastle, Australia New OTB berths Friday, November 24, 2017, Fujairah, United Arab Emirates The two new OTB Berths # 3A & 3B are...
November 24th, 2017 | Construction, Port Conditions | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  23-Nov-2017 AROUND THE ISLAND ROWING BOAT RACE AND CANOE RACES Hong Kong STRONG WINDS HALT PORT OPS Dammam, Saudi Arabia PORT CLOSED FOR BERTHING AND SAILING Jubail, Saudi Arabia CHRISTMAS & NEW YEAR WORKING ARRANGEMENTS ANNOUNCED Melbourne, Australia Around the Island Rowing...
November 23rd, 2017 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Sports, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  15-Nov-2017 PROPOSED TEMPORARY SAFETY ZONE Delaware River, United States CREW CHANGES CEASE Port Latta, Australia Proposed temporary safety zone Wednesday, November 15, 2017, Delaware River, United States The Coast Guard proposes to establish a temporary safety zone on the...
November 15th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  03-Nov-2017 MARINE WORKS IN HUNG HOM FAIRWAY Hong Kong SPEED RESTRICTION TO PROTECT NORTH ATLANTIC RIGHT WHALES Atlantic Seaboard, United States NOTICE OF INDUSTRIAL ACTION Sydney, Australia NATIONAL UNITY DAY HOLIDAY Russia Marine works in Hung Hom Fairway Friday, November...
November 3rd, 2017 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

ITIC settles off-hire dispute resulting from ship manager’s negligence

ITIC settles off-hire dispute resulting from ship manager’s negligence
International Transport Intermediaries Club (ITIC) recently settled a claim brought against a ship manager for failure to maintain its obligations under a technical management contract, leading to liability for costs incurred when the vessel was denied permission to berth by port authorities in Australia. The...
November 2nd, 2017 | Chartering, Claims, Disputes, P and I Clubs, Shipmanagement | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  20-Oct-2017 TEMPORARY CLOSURE OF LANDING STEPS Hong Kong ANCHORAGE CLOSED Port Kembla, Australia Temporary closure of landing steps Friday, October 20, 2017, Hong Kong Landing steps No.1 of Kowloon Public Pier will be temporarily closed from 1800 hours to 2300 hours on 10...
October 20th, 2017 | Anniversaries, Associations, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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