Posts Tagged ‘China’

Intermodal Asia: Latest News – From Cargotecture to Cybertecture

Intermodal Asia: Latest News – From Cargotecture to Cybertecture
A view of a stand In recent years, the shipping container has increasingly become a viable building material in commercial, domestic, temporary and permanent architecture. Combining environmental sustainability with cutting-edge design, container architecture has the potential to address some of the...
February 16th, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Logistics | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  08-Feb-2018 MOSQUITO ERADICATION CERTIFICATE  China MEASURES TO PREVENT THE SPREAD OF YELLOW FEVER  China Mosquito Eradication Certificate Thursday, February 8, 2018, China Vessels from Nigeria, Peru and Brazil (except for the states of Ceará, Rio Grande do Norte, Paraiba,...
February 8th, 2018 | Health and Safety, Medical, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Intermodal Asia 2018 Conference programme announced

Intermodal Asia 2018 Conference programme announced
The Intermodal Asia 2018 Conference will once again provide the latest market intelligence and knowledge on key industry topics, as well as providing the ideal opportunity to discuss issues and challenges directly with market-leading experts and develop long-lasting business relationships. Join an international...
January 23rd, 2018 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions | Read More

CSSC launches global service agreement for WinGD Engines

CSSC launches global service agreement for WinGD Engines
Mr Andrew Stump, President, CSSC Marine Service Co.,Ltd being presented with supplier approval from Mr Anil Soni, GMr Anil Soni, General Manager Operations and Deputy Managing Director, China. CSSC Marine Service (CMS) formally launched its global service product lifecycle support and aftersales service...
January 23rd, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Kommer Damen opens Damen Area Support China

Kommer Damen opens Damen Area Support China
l to r: Mr. Chen Yu (intern, Damen China Support Company ), Mr. John Zhou (Managing Director, Damen China Support Company), Mr. Michiel Hendrikx (Regional Sales Director, Damen Shipyards Gorinchem), Mr. Kommer Damen (Chairman, Damen Shipyards Group), Teresa Wang (Office Manager, Damen China Support Company). On...
January 16th, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

Sanchi tanker – a message from IMO Secretary-General Kitack Lim

Sanchi tanker – a message from IMO Secretary-General Kitack Lim
IMO Secretary-General Kitack Lim “Our thoughts and prayers are with the seafarers still missing from the oil tanker Sanchi, following a reported collision off the coast of China. I send my deepest sympathies to all their families and loved ones. “I would like to commend all those who have been involved...
January 8th, 2018 | Health and Safety, Maritime Accidents, Safety and Security | Read More

INTTRA extends Digital Footprint in Northern China by expanding partnership with Ningbo International Logistics

INTTRA extends Digital Footprint in Northern China by expanding partnership with Ningbo International Logistics
Inna Kuznetsova, President and COO, INTTRA Parsippany, NJ, U.S., and Ningbo, China, December 18, 2017 – INTTRA, the largest neutral electronic transaction platform, software and information provider at the center of the ocean shipping industry, and Ningbo International Logistics today announced...
December 18th, 2017 | Environment, IT and Communications, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

One of the tensest final days in Youth Worlds history

One of the tensest final days in Youth Worlds history
Israeli Laser Radial Boys – Maor Ben Hrosh standing Sanya, China delivered the tensest final day in the history of the Youth Sailing World Championships with eight gold medals decided on the final run to the finish line. Italy’s Margherita Porro and Sofia Leoni had confirmed gold in the Girl’s...
December 15th, 2017 | Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Blows traded on a tense third day in Sanya

Blows traded on a tense third day in Sanya
American Laser Radial Girls sailor – Charlotte Rose Leading competitors in the nine fleets at the 2017 Youth Sailing World Championships were trading blows in a tense third day of racing in Sanya, China. Those in contention for medals were fighting for every inch across the four course areas to...
December 13th, 2017 | Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  12-Dec-2017 SEAWALL REINSTATEMENT WORKS AT LEI YUE MUN Hong Kong TRIMMING OF UNDERWATER HIGH SPOTS SOUTH OF SHEK KWU CHAU Hong Kong TANKERS FACING BERTHING DELAYS Dongying,China OILFIELDS SERVICES TERMINAL AT MINA FREE PORT Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates Seawall reinstatement...
December 12th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Signals of intent put down in Sanya

Signals of intent put down in Sanya
American Laser Radial racer Charlotte Rose USA’s Charlotte Rose put out a strong signal of intent at the 2017 Youth Sailing World Championships in Sanya, China by dominating the day in the Girl’s Laser Radial. Racing in the 40-boat fleet, Rose won both races, sending out a message to the...
December 11th, 2017 | Associations, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

ABB opens first ABB Ability™ Collaborative Operation Center in China

ABB opens first ABB Ability™ Collaborative Operation Center in China
ABB has added Shanghai to its global network of ABB Ability™ Collaborative Operation Centers, after formally opening a new facility to coincide with Marintec 2017. The center supports the shipping industry’s journey towards digitalization and ultimately safer and more efficient vessel operations. The...
December 8th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

Automechanika Shanghai 2017 closes with record breaking figures after an overwhelmingly positive show

Automechanika Shanghai 2017 closes with record breaking figures after an overwhelmingly positive show
… The 13th edition of Automechanika Shanghai, which took place from 29 November to 2 December 2017, has posted its most successful results to date. The event is Asia’s largest for the automotive parts, accessories and services industries, and represents the entire supply chain for business exchange,...
December 7th, 2017 | Accessories, Associations, Automobiles, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, HR, Markets | Read More

Fresh faces look to make their name in sailing at the colossal Youth Sailing Worlds

Fresh faces look to make their name in sailing at the colossal Youth Sailing Worlds
Hanna Dzik and Jullia Szmit (POL) The 2017 Youth Sailing World Championships is fast approaching and as athletes begin to arrive in Sanya, China the expectation for the competition that lies ahead is building as the sailors weigh up their rivals. With more than 380 sailors representing 62 nations, the...
December 6th, 2017 | Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

A step closer to ballast-free shipping

A step closer to ballast-free shipping
Lloyd’s Register’s HQ’s Approval in principle awarded to new ballast-free LNG carrier design at Marintec China 06 December 2017 – GTT and Dalian Shipbuilding Industry Co. Ltd (DSIC) received approval in principle (AiP) from Lloyd’s Register (LR) for their 30,000m³ B-FREE LNG...
December 6th, 2017 | Classification Societies, Environment, Pollution, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

ICS Chairman commends China’s positive engagement with IMO

ICS Chairman commends China’s positive engagement with IMO
Esben Poulsson The Chairman of the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS), Mr Esben Poulsson, has praised the positive role played by the Chinese Government in supporting the global regulatory framework for merchant shipping provided by the UN International Maritime Organization (IMO). In his keynote...
December 6th, 2017 | Associations, IMO, International Chamber of Shipping, News, Organisations, Politics and Government | Read More

Wärtsilä Electrical and Automation joint venture in China now fully operational

Wärtsilä Electrical and Automation joint venture in China now fully operational
The technology group Wärtsilä has announced the opening of CSSC Wartsila Electrical & Automation (Shanghai) Co. Ltd.(CWE&A), the joint venture company with China State Shipbuilding Corporation (CSSC). The opening was announced on December 6th at the Marintec 2017 conference and exhibition in...
December 6th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

DNV GL at Marintec China: Classification steps up to the digital challenge

DNV GL at Marintec China: Classification steps up to the digital challenge
Knut Ørbeck-Nilssen, Chairman of IACS and CEO DNV GL Maritime; Shanghai, 5 December 2017: The maritime world is in the middle of a period of rapid change, with increasing digitalization, new regulations and shifting markets. Classification societies can help to remove barriers, speed up the process,...
December 5th, 2017 | Classification Societies | Read More

ABB AbilityTM extended with digital turbocharging solutions for marine

ABB AbilityTM extended with digital turbocharging solutions for marine
Integrated turbocharger monitoring capability to capture and analyze operational data. Digital turbocharging solutions launched at Marintec 2017  Growing the ABB Ability portfolio, ABB Turbocharging launches at Marintec 2017 in Shanghai its first digital turbocharging solutions for enhanced performance,...
December 5th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  04-Dec-2017 ECA REGULATIONS FOR LOW SULPHUR FUEL USE China ECA Regulations for low sulphur fuel use Monday, December 4, 2017, China As per China’s ECA regulations, all ships calling at the below ports must use low-sulphur fuel (sulful content ≤0.5% m/m) while alongside...
December 4th, 2017 | Associations, Bunkering, Emissions, Environment, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Regulatory | Read More

Young talent to follow in the footsteps of sailing legends

Young talent to follow in the footsteps of sailing legends
Dolores Moreira Fraschini (URU) winner of the 2016 Youth Worlds Sailors from 62 nations are set to compete in the 2017 edition of the Youth Sailing World Championships from 9-16 December 2017 in Sanya, China. More than 380 competitors will race across nine youth events over five days of racing in a...
December 4th, 2017 | Associations, Sailing, Sports | Read More

“AMERIKA SQUARE “ – A Greek film with Oscars and Golden Globe aspirations in 2018.

“AMERIKA SQUARE “ – A Greek film with Oscars and Golden Globe aspirations in 2018.
. Marblemen Productions, a nascent Greek owned independent film production company, headed by George T. Lemos and Nikkos J. Frangos, is proud to have produced the feature length film, Amerika Square (ΠΛΑΤΕΙΑ ΑΜΕΡΙΚΗΣ) which has been submitted by Greece for an Academy Award (Oscar) nomination...
November 27th, 2017 | Awards, Clubs, Events, Film Industry, Immigration, Insight | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  17-Nov-2017 CYPRUS RELATED SANCTIONS Turkey PORT CLOSED Ningbo,China Cyprus related sanctions Friday, November 17, 2017, Turkey With the Turkish embargo still in force, shipowners/ship managers may at any time find their interests seriously prejudiced in case there is any...
November 17th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Sanctions | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  14-Nov-2017 LIGHT BEACON REPAIR WORKS Hong Kong SUBMARINE OUTFALL INSPECTION WORKS OFF WAH FU Hong Kong REGULATIONS FOR ECA (EMISSION CONTROL AREAS) China Light beacon repair works Tuesday, November 14, 2017, Hong Kong For approximately 4 months, repair works for a light...
November 14th, 2017 | Emissions, Environment, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  04-Nov-2017 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 5-18 NOVEMBER 2017 Worldwide BERTHING RESTRICTIONS DUE TO STRONG WINDS Ningbo, China World Holidays: 5-18 November 2017 Saturday, November 4, 2017, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 4 Nov...
November 4th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More