Posts Tagged ‘Ecuador’

Corpetrolsa Group of Ecuador to take delivery of three Damen Stan Tugs

Corpetrolsa Group of Ecuador to take delivery of three Damen Stan Tugs
Vicente Bustos, General Manager of Corpetrolsa Group Damen Shipyards Group has signed a contract with Corpetrolsa Group of Guayaquil, Ecuador, for the supply of three tugs; one Stan Tug 1205 and two Stan Tugs 1606. The tugs will be operated by Corpetrolsa subsidiary DLEN S.A. to support its bunkering...
May 16th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

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  04-Oct-2017 PUBLIC SERVICES TO CLOSE FOR NATIONAL HOLIDAY Ecuador VESSEL BLACKOUT Suez Canal, Egypt Public services to close for National Holiday Wednesday, October 4, 2017, Ecuador Most public services in Ecuador will be closed on Monday 9 October, due to a National Holiday....
October 4th, 2017 | Canals, Holidays, Inland Waterways, Maritime Accidents, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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  20-Jul-2017 REPAIR WORKS FOR NORTH POINT VEHICULAR FERRY PIER Hong Kong PUBLIC SERVICES TO CLOSE FOR LOCAL HOLIDAY Guayaquil, Ecuador Repair works for North Point Vehicular Ferry Pier Thursday, July 20, 2017, Hong Kong For approximately 18 months, repair works for North Point...
July 20th, 2017 | Holidays, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
23-May-2017 PUBLIC SERVICES TO CLOSE FOR NATIONAL HOLIDAY Ecuador Public services to close for national holiday Tuesday, May 23, 2017, Ecuador Most public services in Ecuador will be closed on Friday 26 May, due to a National Holiday. Ports and terminals, however, will work normally...
May 23rd, 2017 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
  26-Oct-2016 PUBLIC SERVICES THREE-DAY CLOSURE FOR HOLIDAY Ecuador LNG VESSEL PORT CHARGES TO RISE Qalhat, Oman PORT COMMISSIONS APPROACH DAM AT BERTH NO.2 Kozmino, Russia Public services three-day closure for holiday Wednesday, October 26, 2016, Ecuador Most public services...
October 26th, 2016 | LNG, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Ecuador promotes itself as Land of Chocolate…

Ecuador promotes itself as Land of Chocolate…
Ecuadorean cacao and chocolate. Ecuador promotes itself as Land of Chocolate, as cacao becomes a hot commodity By James Brewer Ecuador is making a strong bid for the title of the “fine chocolate capital of the world” – something that will be challenged by several of its international rivals, but...
November 3rd, 2015 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Food and Drink, Maritime Tourism, Tourism, Trade and Commerce | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
  30-Oct-2015 SWIMMING RACE OFF TSIM SHA TSUI Hong Kong PUBLIC SERVICES TO CLOSE FOR NATIONAL HOLIDAYS Ecuador DREDGING TO START AT TURNING BASIN AND BUNKER ANCHORAGE Lake Charles, USA Swimming Race off Tsim Sha Tsui Friday, October 30, 2015, Hong Kong A swimming race in the...
October 30th, 2015 | Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Sports | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
RECLAMATION WORK PERIOD EXTENDED Singapore PUBLIC SERVICES TO CLOSE FOR NATIONAL HOLIDAY Ecuador Reclamation work period extended Wednesday, October 7, 2015, Singapore The working period for reclamation work at the western part of Tuas View Extension has been extended.The work...
October 7th, 2015 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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World Holidays: 9-22 August 2015 COUNTRY: Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: Mon 10 Aug – Day after National Day (Singapore) Mon 10 Aug – Ecuador National Day Wed 12 Aug – HM the Queen’s Birthday (Thailand) Fri 14 Aug – Pakistan...
August 8th, 2015 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
Shoaling in the Houston Ship Channel July 01, 2015, United States, Houston, Texas Effective immediately, the draft for the Houston Ship Channel will be limited to 43′-00″ fresh water with a zero tide. Yesterday (30 June), a vessel touched the bottom in the middle of the Channel near beacons...
July 1st, 2015 | Bunkering, Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | 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

International union mission arrives in Ecuador to protest airline sacking

International union mission arrives in Ecuador to protest airline sacking
Jimena Lopez An international delegation of trade unionists arrives in Ecuador today to protest the unjust sacking of cabin crew member Jimena Lopez by the LAN Ecuador airline. Their four-day mission will mirror union protests worldwide for Jimena on International Women’s Day, 8 March, and include...
March 6th, 2015 | Airline Industry, Associations, Aviation, HR, ILO, ITF, Jobs, Labour Disputes, Organisations, Person Profiles, Press and Media | Read More

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Laying of water pipeline February 10, 2015, Hong Kong, Hong Kong For approximately 14 months, marine works involving temporary laying of submarine tracking cables and concrete plates, under-seabed water pipeline tunnel drilling, barging operations, diving operations and water pipeline installation...
February 10th, 2015 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Ecuador’s government to call on LAN Ecuador….

Ecuador’s government to call on LAN Ecuador….
Ecuador’s government to call on LAN Ecuador to comply with the Constitution and reinstate illegally dismissed trade union leader In a long meeting at the Ministry of Labour, trade union leaders representing workers at LAN Peru, Chile, Argentina, Colombia and Ecuador met Ecuador’s Minister of Labour...
December 12th, 2014 | Aviation, Labour Disputes, Politics and Government | Read More

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Dredging in New Castle Range October 07, 2014, United States, Delaware River Dredging work is underway in the New Castle Range of the Delaware River and will continue until November 15. According to the Marine Safety Information Bulletin No.36-14 issued by the U.S. Coast Guard, Sector Delaware Bay,...
October 7th, 2014 | Holidays, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Safety and Security | Read More

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Official insititutions & banks to close for holiday July 22, 2014, Turkey, all ports During the five-day holiday from Saturday (26 July) to Wednesday 30 July, all official institutions and banks in Turkey will be closed. Arrangements for crew, spares, provisions, etc. should therefore be made...
July 22nd, 2014 | Holidays, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Astinave contracts Damen for fourth Patrol Vessel

Astinave contracts Damen for fourth Patrol Vessel
Damen Stan Patrol 2606 to be built locally Astinave(Ecuador) – AstillerosNavalesEcuatorianos EP – has recently awarded Damen Shipyards Group the contract for a fourth Patrol Vessel of the Damen Stan Patrol 2606 type. This contract represents the last of this SPa 2606 series for the Ecuadorian...
May 1st, 2014 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Military, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technology | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * United States, Mississippi River, Louisiana – High water regulations rescinded * Ecuador, all ports – Public services to close for holiday DATE: April 29, 2014 COUNTRY: United States PORT: Mississippi...
April 29th, 2014 | Holidays, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * Angola, all ports – Maintenance shut down * United States, Delaware River – Safety Zone for dive operations * United States, Delaware River – Return to Ice Condition 3 * Ecuador, all ports –...
February 20th, 2014 | Bunkering, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * United States, San Francisco, California – Enforcement of America’s Cup Regulated Area * Qatar, Doha – Dead whale sighted * United Arab Emirates, Mina Saqr – Saqr Port working hours during...
July 10th, 2013 | Ports & Terminals, Taxation | Read More