Posts Tagged ‘Australia’

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: * Sri Lanka, Colombo – Possible problems during Commonwealth meeting * Hong Kong, Hong Kong – Dredging Operations in Tuen Mun River Channel * Australia, Abbot Point – Port Tariff Review * Australia,...
November 1st, 2013 | Canals, 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 Kingdom, Grangemouth – Petrochemical plant to close * United States, all ports – Customs and Border Protection system issues * Philippines, all ports – Changes to air traffic control radar...
October 23rd, 2013 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Pot News from GAC

Hot Pot News from GAC
Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * United States, New Orleans, Louisiana – Tropical Storm Karen gaining strength * Yemen, Mukalla – Dhow experiencing engine trouble * Hong Kong, all ports – Sinking of fishing vessel * Australia,...
October 3rd, 2013 | Bunkering, 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 – Independence Day holiday * Singapore, Singapore – Dredging at Pioneer Shipyard * Singapore, Singapore – Kusu Pilgrimage Season (05 Oct-02 Nov 2013) * Singapore, Singapore –...
September 27th, 2013 | Holidays, 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: * Angola, Soyo – Radio reporting requirements * Hong Kong, Hong Kong – Cross Harbour Swimming Race * Australia, Port Kembla – Port closed due to severe weather * Turkey, Izmit – Bay closure...
September 27th, 2013 | Bunkering, 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: * Indonesia, all ports – Crew changes during APEC Summit * Singapore, Singapore – Soil investigation off Pulau Sebarok * Australia, Dampier – Reduction of channel depth * Brazil, Sao Francisco do...
September 25th, 2013 | Ports & Terminals | Read More

WSS adds Geraldton to extensive service network in Western Australia

WSS adds Geraldton to extensive service network in Western Australia
Michael Connolly Wilhelmsen Ships Service (WSS) has opened a new office in Western Australia to meet increased business opportunities as the port of Geraldton continues to grow. Michael Connolly, General Manager for Western Australia says; “As a business, we have been widening our net throughout Western...
September 17th, 2013 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Agencies | 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: * Singapore, Singapore – Reclamation works area extended * Australia, Abbot Point – Scheduled power outage * Bunker Update – MARKET PRICE UPDATE 16/09/2013     DATE: September 16, 2013 COUNTRY:...
September 16th, 2013 | Bunkering, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * United Kingdom, Lerwick – Harbour infrastructure development update * Australia, Abbot Point – Planned power outage DATE: September 12, 2013 COUNTRY: United Kingdom PORT: Lerwick Harbour infrastructure...
September 12th, 2013 | 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: * Singapore, Singapore – Subsea rock installation * Indonesia, Samarinda – Public holiday for Gubernatorial election * Australia, Port Kembla – Loading at reduced rate * Bunker Update – MARKET...
September 2nd, 2013 | Bunkering, 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: * Yemen, all ports – New Weekend in Yemen * Australia, Melbourne – Swanson Dock Lead Lights Fixed Red (Front Light) Relocation * Egypt, all ports – Canal & port operations continuing despite...
August 15th, 2013 | Canals, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Australia and Japan In Nations Cup Drama

Australia and Japan In Nations Cup Drama
Friday 9 August 2013 – Semi-final action at the ISAF Nations Cup Grand Final saw a smooth ride for the Danish teams whilst Australia and Japan are locked at one-all. Catch the Finals Live on Saturday at www.nationscup2013.dk/live Whilst Denmark took a big step towards the finals and underlined...
August 9th, 2013 | Sailing, Sports | Read More

Denmark and Australia Through To ISAF Nations Cup Semi-Final

Denmark and Australia Through To ISAF Nations Cup Semi-Final
Friday 9 August 2013 – Denmark’s Nicolai Sehested and Australia’s David Gilmour have skippered their countries into the semi-final at the Nations Cup in Middelfart, Denmark. Australia were unbeaten in all five matches to jump to the top of six-nation Group B. They finished the round-robin...
August 9th, 2013 | Sailing, Sports, Yachting | 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 – Concentrated Inspection Campaign * Germany, Kiel Canal – Strike expected at Canal locks * India, Kakinada – Port strike called * Australia, Newcastle – Revision to Vesel Arrival...
August 5th, 2013 | Ports & Terminals, Safety and Security | 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: * Thailand, Map Ta Phut tank terminal – OIl spill update (2 August 2013) * Hong Kong, Hong Kong – Marine Site Investigation off Tit Cham Chau * Australia, Port Kembla – Pilot availability * Turkey,...
August 2nd, 2013 | Ports & Terminals, Regulatory | 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: * Angola, all ports – Pre-Shipment Inspection * United States, Delaware Bay, Delaware – Delaware Bay Swim * Singapore, all ports – Dressing & lighting up of ships for National Day * Australia,...
July 31st, 2013 | Bunkering, 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:  Benin, all ports – Security measures in Benin waters  Angola, Soyo – Dredging operations  India, Mormugao – Port charges to increase 30%  Singapore, Singapore – Prohibition of vessels...
July 26th, 2013 | 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: * India, Cochin – Draft reduction at oil terminal * Singapore, Singapore – Pipeline repairs at Pesek Basin * Australia, all ports – AIMPE 24-hour strike announced * Bunker Update – MARKET PRICE...
July 11th, 2013 | Bunkering, 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 – World Holidays: 7-20 July 2013 * United States, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania – USCG Safety Zone for Penns Landing Fireworks * Australia, Hay Point – Change to towage charges * Egypt,...
July 6th, 2013 | Canals, Holidays, 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: * South Africa, all ports – Approved fire service stations * United States, Baltimore, Maryland – Safety zones for fireworks displays * United States, Boston, Massachusetts – USS Constitution to...
June 28th, 2013 | 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: * Australia, Port Kembla – Breakdown at coal terminal * Brazil, Santos – Partial interdiction of navigation channel * Bunker Update – MARKET PRICE UPDATE 27/06/13 DATE: June 27, 2013 COUNTRY: Australia PORT:...
June 27th, 2013 | Bunkering, Ports & Terminals | Read More

ITF puts Australian coal exporter on notice over consultation failure

26 June 2013 – PWCS operates the Port of Newcastle  The ITF has warned a major Australian coal exporter that it’s behaviour is being monitored. Port Waratah Coal Services (PWCS) has been put on notice by the ITF and IndustriALL Global Union and is being targeted with action over attempts to...
June 26th, 2013 | ITF | 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 – Vessels urged to look-out for fire-destroyed vessel crew * United States, Long Beach, California – Green Ship Incentive Program expanded * India, Chennai – Anchorage area security level...
June 26th, 2013 | Bunkering, Canals, 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, Bonny Nigeria LNG Terminal – Terminal channel blocked * Singapore, all ports – Cancellation of bunkering service providers’ licenses * Indonesia, Balikpapan – Coal terminal resumes...
June 25th, 2013 | Ports & Terminals | Read More

ITF/IndustriALL press release: Global unions put PWCS on notice

ITF/IndustriALL press release: Global unions put PWCS on notice
The ITF HQ in London London, overnight 24 to 25 June 2013 – Global union federations the ITF (International Transport Workers’ Federation) and IndustriALL Global Union have put Port Waratah Coal Services (PWCS) – a major coal exporter based in Australia’s Port of Newcastle – on notice...
June 25th, 2013 | HR, Labour Disputes | Read More