Posts Tagged ‘Bahamas’

CCRIF Announces Final Payout Numbers of US$12.8 million to The Bahamas following Hurricane Dorian

CCRIF Announces Final Payout Numbers of US$12.8 million to The Bahamas following Hurricane Dorian
CCRIF Announces Final Payout Numbers of US$12.8 million to The Bahamas following Hurricane Dorian Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands, September 26, 2019. CCRIF announced today that it has made two payouts to the Government of The Bahamas totalling US$12.8 million (US$12,824,153) following the passage of Hurricane...
September 27th, 2019 | Claims, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Health and Safety, Insurance and Reinsurance | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

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

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 29-Aug-2019 PILOTS ISSUE NEW SAFE NAVIGATION RECOMMENDATIONS New Orleans, United States PORT CONDITION WHISKEY SET Miami, United States VICTORY DAY SWIMMING RACES Turkish Straits, Turkey DORIAN FORECAST TO STRENGTHEN INTO MAJOR HURRICANE Bahamas HURRICANE CONDITION WHISKEY SET...
August 29th, 2019 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

MEPC 73: Correcting the Record

MEPC 73: Correcting the Record
Correcting the Record – Contributing Cosponsors Clarifying Recent Misconceptions On 31 August 2018 the Bahamas, Liberia, Marshall Islands, Panama, BIMCO, INTERCARGO and INTERTANKO cosponsored and submitted a document to the Marine Environmental Protection Committee (MEPC) 73 meeting taking place 22-26...
October 8th, 2018 | Environment, IMO | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
29-Apr-2018 TEMPORARY PORT CLOSURE DUE TO STRONG WIND Dammam, Saudi Arabia VESSEL STEERING FAILURE & GROUNDING Suez Canal, Egypt HIGH WINDS & BAD WEATHER HALT PORT OPS Al Jubail, Saudi Arabia TRAFFIC SUSPENDED DUE TO FOG Beaumont, United States AGREEMENT FOR EAST GRAND BAHAMA REFINERY &...
April 29th, 2018 | Groundings, Maritime Accidents, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Safety and Security, Weather | Read More

Wisdom prevails

Wisdom prevails
– The risk of a tropical storm on the northerly route – Change of course announced by Race Management – A decision that changes the tone slightly Midway between the Bahamas and the Azores, a tropical wave is taking shape as an active storm formation looms. For the time being, the associated...
October 31st, 2017 | Sailing, Sports, Weather | Read More

Campbell Shipping appoints ISS for global husbandry representation services contract

Campbell Shipping appoints ISS for global husbandry representation services contract
ISS will handle approximately 300 port calls through the global husbandry representation contract it has secured with Campbell Shipping Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS) is delighted to announce that is has secured a global husbandry representation contract with Campbell Shipping, based in The Bahamas....
July 26th, 2017 | Company Profiles, News, Ship Agencies, Shipmanagement | Read More

Holland America Line’s ms Eurodam receives innovative new bar…

Holland America Line’s ms Eurodam receives innovative new bar…
The Ms “Eurodam” Holland America Line’s ms Eurodam receives innovative new bar, entertainment venues and suite upgrades in dry dock Extensive refit debuts Lincoln Center Stage, Gallery Bar, New York Pizza and more 20 January, 2016 – When ms Eurodam re-entered service 20 December,...
January 20th, 2016 | Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  02-Oct-2015 TRANSIT BACKLOG: TEMPORARY REDUCTION OF BOOKING SLOTS Panama Canal, Panama CONSTRUCTION OF THE TUEN MUN – CHEK LAP KOK LINK (SOUTHERN CONNECTION) Hong Kong DREDGING OFF CRUISE TERMINAL Hong Kong EXTREMELY DANGEROUS JOAQUIN MOVING SLOWLY NORTH-WESTWARD Bahamas MOORING &...
October 2nd, 2015 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  EXTENSION OF PORT DUES CONCESSION FOR OFFSHORE SUPPORT VESSELS Singapore CAUSE OF LEAKS AT NEW LOCKS IDENTIFIED Panama Canal, Panama BERTH DUES INCREASE Kawasan/Dumai, Indonesia MAJOR HURRICANE JOAQUIN APPROACHING CENTRAL BAHAMAS Bahamas Extension of port dues concession for offshore...
October 1st, 2015 | Associations, Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Last of four Stan Patrol 4207 vessels delivered to the Royal Bahamas Defence Force

SPa 4207 ‘HMBS Rolly Gray’ Five additional vessels to be delivered in the coming months The Royal Bahamas Defence Force (RBDF) has taken delivery of the fourth and final Stan Patrol 4207, named HMBS Rolly Gray. The four Stan Patrol 4207s form part of the six-year Sandy Bottom project. The...
April 1st, 2015 | Military, Politics and Government, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Bahamian Youth Olympic Sailor To Carry Flag In Honour Of Sir Durward Knowles

Bahamian Youth Olympic Sailor To Carry Flag In Honour Of Sir Durward Knowles
Paul de Souza Saturday 16 August 201 – Byte CII sailor Paul de Souza will carry the Bahamian flag at the Nanjing 2014 Youth Olympic Games Opening Ceremony on 16 August to honour the 50th anniversary of Sir Durward Knowles taking the nation’s first ever Olympic gold. The 15-year-old will...
August 16th, 2014 | Associations, Events, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
USCG Safety Zones: Firework Events July 02, 2014, United States, Delaware River The US Coast Guard has issued a Temporary Final Rule establishing a safety zone on the Delaware River in Philadelphia, PA on July 5, 2014 from 2100 hours to 2200 hours. The safety zones will restrict vessel traffic on...
July 2nd, 2014 | Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

40 years of Bahamian independence

40 years of Bahamian independence
Bahamas High Commissioner to the UK Eldred Bethel with his wife Dawne andreception guests Friends of the Bahamas celebrates in style: 40 years of Bahamian independence, and arrival of new High Commissioner to the UK By James Brewer It is a small nation, with a population of 350, 000 spread across 700...
May 5th, 2013 | Anniversaries, Events | Read More