Posts Tagged ‘Chile’

Shell Marine expands its distribution network in New Zealand, Indonesia, Spain and Chile

Shell Marine expands its distribution network in New Zealand, Indonesia, Spain and Chile
Port of Auckland, New Zealand As part of its continuous review of its marine lubricants logistics offering, Shell Marine has expanded its distribution network into New Zealand, also adding three new key locations to its delivery options – in Indonesia, Spain and Chile. “Customers in New Zealand will...
May 8th, 2018 | Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Ports & Terminals, Ship Agencies | Read More

Lithium Power International: high-grade project set for Chile

Lithium Power International: high-grade project set for Chile
Martin Holland and David Hannon Lithium Power International: high-grade project set for Chile By James Brewer An arid expanse of terrain in South America holds one of the keys to the technological advance and commercial success globally of new-energy vehicles and other high-efficiency applications. Hopes...
December 13th, 2017 | Markets, Mining, News | Read More

Nisomar partners with Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings for Chile launch services

Nisomar partners with Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings for Chile launch services
Nisomar has confirmed a new launch services partnership agreement with Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Nisomar, the data-driven maritime services company, with port agency at its core, has confirmed a new launch services partnership agreement with Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings, parent company of Norwegian...
December 13th, 2017 | Cruise Industry, Maritime Tourism, Ship Agencies, Tourism | Read More

“K” Line Group introduces new Total Auto-Logistics Business in Chile

“K” Line Group introduces new Total Auto-Logistics Business in Chile
KAR Logistics S.A. (hereinafter shown as KAR*), Joint Venture Company between “K” Line and Agencias Universales S.A.(AGUNSA), which handles Total Logistics Services in Chile and other South and Latin American, has started Auto-Logistics service in Santiago, Chile from Aug, 2017. Customer requirements...
November 17th, 2017 | Automobiles, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Shipping Intelligence Advisory: Indefinite customs strike in Chile

Shipping Intelligence Advisory: Indefinite customs strike in Chile
Port of Tilbury, UK, 24 May 2017: Nisomar, the data-driven maritime services company, is advising of an indefinite strike from today, Wednesday 24 May, by the National Association of Customs Officers of Chile (ANFACH) which will affect all Chilean ports, airports and borders in the country. The strike...
May 24th, 2017 | Associations, Aviation, Labour Disputes, Ports & Terminals, Strikes | Read More

Port Alert – Change in berth priority – Valparaiso port in Chile

Port Alert – Change in berth priority – Valparaiso port in Chile
Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS) is advising of a change in berth priority at Terminal Pacifico Sur (TPS) Valparaiso Port, Chile, which will affect the 2016-2017 Cruise Season. Following the announcement by Puerto Valparaiso, container ships will now have first priority by contract, not cruise ships...
July 21st, 2016 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Ship Agencies | Read More

Chilean port inspections – international vessels arriving from Ecuador

Chilean port inspections – international vessels arriving from Ecuador
The Chilean Agriculture Service is warning of inspections for all international vessels arriving direct from Ecuador following latest detections in Chilean ports of the brown moth, Thyrinteina arnobia (Lagarta Eucalyptus). Following the advice, ISS Chile is warning of potential delays for vessels arriving...
June 16th, 2016 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Regulatory | Read More

First Damen tug for Peru

First Damen tug for Peru
An artist’s impression of the ASD Tug 2810 Ian Taylor Peru chooses ASD 2810 for harbour duties in the Port of Callao Launching the business relationship between the two companies, Ian Taylor Peru has signed a contract with Damen Shipyards Group for an ASD Tug 2810. The vessel’s MTU engine and...
May 12th, 2016 | Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Ports & Terminals, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Terminal Pacífico Sur Valparaíso Goes Live with N4 Terminal Operating System

Terminal Pacífico Sur Valparaíso Goes Live with N4 Terminal Operating System
Terminal operating system (TOS) implementation sought to optimize operations and yard safety Navis, a part of Cargotec Corporation, and provider of operational technologies and services that unlock greater performance and efficiency for the world’s leading terminal operators, today announced that Terminal...
May 5th, 2016 | Ports & Terminals | Read More

Chile union delivers food to airport workers in LATAM protest

Chile union delivers food to airport workers in LATAM protest
A trade union has delivered snacks to LAN workers on shift at Santiago airport, Chile, to draw public attention to the way the company treats its aviation workers there. 19/02/2016 – The Union of Airport Workers (Sindilanex) said LAN (part of the LATAM group of airlines) workers at the airport...
February 19th, 2016 | Airline Industry, Associations, Aviation, HR, ITF, Jobs, Labour Disputes | Read More

Maersk Container Industry Delivers First Star Cool Reefer Containers from New Factory in Chile

Maersk Container Industry Delivers First Star Cool Reefer Containers from New Factory in Chile
San Antonio, Chile World trade in perishable foods turns a page as Maersk Container Industry (MCI), an independent business unit in the Maersk Group conglomerate, today announced that it has begun production of the first refrigerated containers and Star Cool refrigeration machines built in South America...
November 12th, 2015 | Company Profiles, Consumers Market, Containers, Liner Shipping and Trade, Logistics, Markets, Ports & Terminals, Reefer Containers | Read More

Capers Volatility and Uncertainty reigns in the shipping markets; geopolitics of the edge…

Capers Volatility and Uncertainty reigns in the shipping markets; geopolitics of the edge…
John Faraclas Our thirty-eighth weekly recapitulation of the shipping markets, their respective main indices and world geopolitics affecting same in 2015 and beyond, tonight Friday the 18th of September 2015, with John Faraclas of AllAboutShipping in London. The BDI, the Baltic Dry Index, closed up...
September 18th, 2015 | Associations, Chartering, Civil Unrest, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Containers, Corruption, Dry Bulkcarriers, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Health and Safety, LNG, Maritime Fraud, Maritime Tourism, Markets, News, Oil Industry, Piracy and Terrorism, Safety and Security, Sales and Purchases, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Sanctions, Ship Demolitions, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tourism | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
YACHT RACES BETWEEN HONG KONG AND MACAU Hong Kong, Hong Kong PORT SERVICE AGREEMENTS Australia, Gladstone BRIDGE WORKS Turkey, Turkish Straits STATUS OF CHILEAN PORTS – 18 SEPTEMBER 2015 Chile, all ports STATE OF EMERGENCY DECLARED Chile, all ports LOCKS LANE OUTAGE Panama,...
September 18th, 2015 | Canals, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Logistics, Ports & Terminals, Sports | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
SUBMARINE PIPELINE INSPECTION WORKS AT SHATIN HOI Hong Kong, Hong Kong JETTY CONSTRUCTION Singapore, Singapore KURBAN BAYRAMI HOLIDAY Turkey, all ports 8.3-MAGNITUDE QUAKE Chile, all ports Submarine Pipeline Inspection Works at Shatin Hoi September 17, 2015,...
September 17th, 2015 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

ITF urges Chile president to act ahead of air action

ITF urges Chile president to act ahead of air action
The ITF HQ’s in London The ITF (International Transport Workers’ Federation) has urged the president of Chile to act to stave off the need for industrial action across Chile tomorrow. If tomorrow’s planned action takes place, it is likely to affect the civil aviation sector right across...
September 14th, 2015 | Airline Industry, Associations, Aviation, HR, ITF, Labour Disputes | Read More

Adverse weather advice – Chilean ports

Adverse weather advice – Chilean ports
Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS) is advising that Chile’s Port Authority has issued a warning of adverse weather conditions and strong swells affecting the Chilean coast over the next two days, with a new weather front of heavy rain forecast to arrive on Thursday 6th August. The warning follows other...
August 5th, 2015 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Oceanology, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Chilean fishing application orders MAN GenSets

Chilean fishing application orders MAN GenSets
21/31 engines to deliver power for new generation of wellboats MAN Diesel & Turbo has won the order for 3 × MAN 6L21/31 gensets to power a wellboat newbuilding for Patagonia Wellboat, the Chilean fish-farming operator. The order is the latest in a long history of wellboat references for MAN Diesel...
May 4th, 2015 | Fishing Trawlers, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Technology | Read More

Seventy-five union leaders meet in Santiago, Chile

Seventy-five union leaders meet in Santiago, Chile
Santiago Airport, Saturday, April 11, 2015 Unions from LAN Airlines and TAM Airlines from seven countries expand support for striking LAN Airlines workers Union leaders representing mechanics, pilots, flight attendants, and ground staff of LAN Airlines and TAM Airlines from seven countries: Chile, Peru,...
April 14th, 2015 | Airline Industry, Associations, Aviation, HR, ITF, Labour Disputes | Read More

Lan Express Workers go on strike at 00:00 hours on Thursday

Lan Express Workers go on strike at 00:00 hours on Thursday
· 98.19% of Lan Express workers voted to strike, rejecting the almost zero wage increase offered by the largest airline in Latin America. · All areas related to maintenance, ramp and passenger assistance are likely to be affected and cause delays and flight cancellations across the country and international...
April 8th, 2015 | Airline Industry, Associations, Aviation, ITF, Labour Disputes, Strikes | Read More

LAN Airline flights may be affected by industrial disputes in Chile, Colombia and Ecuador; Protests in Miami

LAN Airline flights may be affected by industrial disputes in Chile, Colombia and Ecuador; Protests in Miami
· Unions in Ecuador, Colombia and Miami are coordinating actions with a potential strike in Chile. · US unions will inform passengers about potential delays during the LAN Airlines sponsored Sony Open tennis tournament in Miami · Passengers are urged to request up to date information from the company...
March 24th, 2015 | Aviation, Labour Disputes, Strikes | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Dense fog closes ports March 17, 2015, United States, Houston, Texas The ports of Houston, Galveston, Freeport and Corpus Christi have all been closed yesterday evening (16 March) or this morning (17 March) due to fog. A Dense Fog Advisory is in effect until 1pm CDT this afternoon. A broad surface...
March 17th, 2015 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Oil spill at Quintero Bay, Chile

Oil spill at Quintero Bay, Chile
Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS) Chile is advising of an oil spill at Quintero Bay, Nr Valparaiso, Chile, following an incident on Thursday 24th September at the Monobuoy Terminal when the MT Mimosa cut off hoses and cargo connection, resulting in a spill of around three cubic metres at sea. Following...
September 25th, 2014 | Environment, Oceanology, Oil Spill, Pollution | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Removal of dredge pipeline September 22, 2014, United States, Houston, Texas Vessel Traffic Service Houston-Galveston directs no vessel movements at the mouth of Greens Bayou on Monday, September 22, 2014, from 1200 to 1500 (local) for the removal of a submerged dredge pipeline across the entrance...
September 22nd, 2014 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
New towage service September 03, 2014, Australia, Bundaberg ‘Pacific Tug Australia’ have commenced towage operations at the port of Bundaberg, Queensland. A separate company named ‘Wide Bay Shipping Services Pty Ltd’ has been formed to manage and operate approved tugs at Bundaberg...
September 3rd, 2014 | Bunkering, Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Strikes, Weather | Read More

Chilean port worker strike

Chilean port worker strike
Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS) advises that port workers in Chile have been on strike since the afternoon of Tuesday 8th July in respect of a dispute over a new law which affects workers’ lunch and rest breaks. The strike, organised by the Union Portuaria, is affecting a number of ports and disrupted...
July 9th, 2014 | HR, Labour Disputes, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Strikes | Read More