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Hot Port News from GAC
20-Jun-2018 SEAWALL REPAIR WORKS AT TAI O Hong Kong PORT STATUS UPDATE (20 JUNE) Hodeidah, Yemen Seawall repair works at Tai O Wednesday, June 20, 2018, Hong Kong For approximately 4 months, seawall repair works will be carried out within the area bounded by straight lines joining the following co-ordinates...
June 20th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
18-Jun-2018 RECONSTRUCTION OF LIGHT BEACON OFF TSIM BEI TSUI, DEEP BAY Hong Kong TESTING OF AUTONOMOUS UNDERWATER VEHICLE Singapore PORT STATUS UPDATE (18 JUNE 2018) Yemen ONBOARD FIRE TEMPORARILY HALTS PORT OPS Port Kembla, Australia SUSPENSION OF TRAFFIC Dardanelles, Turkey INSTALLATION OF FLOATING...
June 18th, 2018 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
16-Jun-2018 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 17-30 JUNE 2018 Worldwide World Holidays: 17-30 June 2018 Saturday, June 16, 2018, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 19 Jun (Tue) – Trindad & Tobago Labour Day 21 Jun (Thu) – June Solstice 22 Jun (Fri) – Midsummer’s...
June 16th, 2018 | Anniversaries, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
14-Jun-2018 TRANSPORT OF SAND AND SOIL INVESTIGATION WORKS Singapore Transport of sand and soil investigation works Thursday, June 14, 2018, Singapore The working period has been extended for the transport of sand material to the stockpile area and soil investigations works near the Pilot West Boarding...
June 14th, 2018 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
13-Jun-2018 INCREASE OF TRANSIT DRAFT FOR NEOPANAMAX LOCKS Panama Canal, Panama Increase of transit draft for Neopanamax locks Wednesday, June 13, 2018, Panama Canal, Panama The recent rainfall in the Canal watershed has increased the levels of Gatun and Alhajuela Lakes considerably in the past few days....
June 13th, 2018 | Canals, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
12-Jun-2018 RAMAZAN BAYRAMI HOLIDAY Turkey LOCK CHAMBER CLOSURE FOR MAINTENANCE Kiel Canal, Germany Ramazan Bayrami Holiday Tuesday, June 12, 2018, Turkey All official institutions and banks in Turkey will be closed from Thursday 14 June to Monday 18 June, due to the Ramazan Bayrami Holiday. Some ports...
June 12th, 2018 | Canals, Holidays, Inland Waterways, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

GAC Greece joins Green Award Foundation

GAC Greece joins Green Award Foundation
l to r: Green Award Executive Director Jan Fransen, GAC Greece Assistant General Manager Socrates Zorbas, GAC Group Sales Director Neil Godfrey and Capt. Dimitrios Mattheou (Green Award Foundation Chairman). Incentive scheme demonstrates commitment to environmental issues Athens, Greece, 6 June 2018 –...
June 6th, 2018 | Charity, Environment, Ship Agencies | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
02-Jun-2018 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 3-16 JUNE 2018 Worldwide World Holidays: 3-16 June 2018 Saturday, June 2, 2018, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 4 Jun (Mon) – June Bank Holiday (Ireland) 6 Jun (Wed) – Swedish National Day 6 Jun (Tue) – South...
June 2nd, 2018 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
25-May-2018 TEMPORARY ESTABLISHMENT OF SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH BUOY Hong Kong SUPPLY AND DELIVERY OF SAND AT TUAS VIEW EXTENSION Singapore COMMISSIONING OF LANDING STEPS & TEMPORARY CLOSURE OF FLOATING PONTOON Singapore MAINTENANCE WORKS TO CONTINUE Kiel Canal, Germany STORM CROSSING THE GULF, EXPECTED...
May 25th, 2018 | Canals, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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Hot Port news from GAC
19-May-2018 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 20 MAY-2 JUNE 2018 Worldwide World Holidays: 20 May-2 June 2018 Saturday, May 19, 2018, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 21 May (Mon) – Whit Monday 22 May (Tue) – Buddha’s Birthday 25 May (Fri) – Liberation...
May 19th, 2018 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Chairman’s Award for HSSE Excellence highlights GAC’s corporate social responsibility

Chairman’s Award for HSSE Excellence highlights GAC’s corporate social responsibility
GAC Dubai Managing Director Ronald Lichtenecker accepts the 2017 Chairman’s Award for HSSE Excellence from its founder, GAC Group Executive Chairman Björn Engblom. Prize money for safety and environmental initiative will support efforts to beat hunger Dubai, UAE, 17 May 2018 – The GAC Group’s...
May 17th, 2018 | Awards, Corporate Social Responsibility, HR | Read More

GAC Abu Dhabi underlines commitment to UAE business with In-Country Value certification

GAC Abu Dhabi underlines commitment to UAE business with In-Country Value certification
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 15 May 2018 – GAC Abu Dhabi has been certified under the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company’s (ADNOC) In-Country Value (ICV) programme to support local businesses and their role in driving economic diversification and GDP growth in the UAE. Launched in February, the...
May 15th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
12-May-2018 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 13-26 MAY 2018 Worldwide World Holidays: 13-26 May 2018 Saturday, May 12, 2018, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 15 (Tue)-16 (Wed) May – Ramadan begins 17 May (Thu) – Norwegian Constitution Day 19 May (Sat) –...
May 12th, 2018 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

GAC’s Dubai South contract logistics facility opens

GAC’s Dubai South contract logistics facility opens
GAC’s Duabi South contract logistics facility New temperature- and humidity-controlled facility brings total capacity in Dubai to over 170,000 pallet positions Dubai, UAE, 9 May 2018 – GAC Dubai has opened its newest contract logistics facility, in the Logistics District of Dubai South. The...
May 9th, 2018 | Logistics, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
03-May-2018 CANOE AND SURF SKI RACE Hong Kong DOCKING/UNDOCKING HALTED Dammam, Saudi Arabia DENSE FOG AND POOR VISIBILITY Bosphorus, Turkey Canoe and surf ski race Thursday, May 3, 2018, Hong Kong A canoe and surf ski race will take place on 5 May 2018 (Saturday). About 50 to 60 canoes and surf skis...
May 3rd, 2018 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Sailing, Sports, Weather, Yachting | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
02-May-2018 PORT VOLUME BASED SURCHARGE TO INCREASE Port Kembla, Australia Port Volume Based Surcharge to increase Wednesday, May 2, 2018, Port Kembla, Australia Svitzer has advised that its Volume Based Surcharge (VBS) at Port Kembla will increase to 11.2% from the current 5%, effective from 1 June. The...
May 2nd, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

GAC Taiwan lands agency contract from DSLNG

GAC Taiwan lands agency contract from DSLNG
LNG Maleo ©DSLNG Taiwan, 30 April 2018 – GAC Taiwan has secured an agency contract from Donggi Senoro Liquefied Natural Gas (DSLNG), Indonesia’s leading liquefied natural gas provider, to handle its vessels’ calls and provide discharge agency and husbandry services at the ports of Taichung and...
April 30th, 2018 | Energy, LNG, Ship Agencies | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
27-Apr-2018 VESSEL TRAFFIC SUSPENDED Bosphorus, Turkey MAXIMUM AUTHORIZED DRAFT FOR NEOPANAMAX LOCKS Panama Canal, Panama Vessel traffic suspended Friday, April 27, 2018, Bosphorus, Turkey Vessel traffic in the Bosphorus was suspended due to the poor visibility (dense fog) at 06.17 hours local time...
April 27th, 2018 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
23-Apr-2018 DREDGING OFF SULTAN SHOAL LIGHTHOUSE Singapore DREDGING IN TEMASEK FAIRWAY Singapore TEMPORARY SUSPENSION OF DOCKING/UNDOCKING Dammam, Saudi Arabia Dredging off Sultan Shoal Lighthouse Monday, April 23, 2018, Singapore The working period for dredging off Sultan Shoal Lighthouse has been...
April 23rd, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
21-Apr-2018 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 22 APRIL-5 MAY 2018 WorldwideWorld Holidays: 22 April-5 May 2018 Saturday, April 21, 2018, WorldwidePublic holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 23 Apr (Mon) – Turkish National Sovereignty and Children’s Day 25 Apr (Wed) – Sinai Liberations...
April 21st, 2018 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
18-Apr-2018 DREDGING OPERATIONS IN TUEN MUN RIVER CHANNEL Hong Kong MOORING & UNMOORING OF VESSELS AT TUAS FINGER ONE PROJECT AREA Singapore RECLAMATION WORK AT TUAS VIEW, OFF TEMASEK FAIRWAY Singapore Dredging operations in Tuen Mun River Channel Wednesday, April 18, 2018, Hong Kong For approximately...
April 18th, 2018 | Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
16-Apr-2018 MARINE SITE INVESTIGATION AT YUNG SHUE FERRY PIER Hong Kong MARINE SITE INVESTIGATION AT MIDDLE ISLAND Hong Kong DREDGING AT KWAI TSING CONTAINER TERMINAL 8 WEST Hong Kong Marine site investigation at Yung Shue Ferry Pier Monday, April 16, 2018, Hong Kong For approximately one month, marine...
April 16th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
14-Apr-2018 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 15-28 APRIL 2018 Worldwide World Holidays: 15-28 April 2018 Saturday, April 14, 2018, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 21 Apr (Sat) – Tiradentes Day (Brazil) 23 Apr (Mon) – Turkish National Sovereignty and Children’s...
April 14th, 2018 | Anniversaries, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
12-Apr-2018 PIRATE ATTACKS WORSEN IN GULF OF GUINEA: IMB REPORT Worldwide STRAIT TRAFFIC SUSPENDED DUE TO FOG Bosphorus, Turkey Pirate attacks worsen in Gulf of Guinea: IMB report Thursday, April 12, 2018, Worldwide A surge in armed attacks against ships around West Africa is pushing up global levels...
April 12th, 2018 | Piracy and Terrorism, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
10-Apr-2018 LOCKMASTERS’ STRIKE ANNOUNCED Kiel Canal, Germany Lockmasters’ strike announced Tuesday, April 10, 2018, Kiel Canal, Germany A strike by lockmasters in the Kiel Canal has been announced for Thursday 12 April, most probably from 0600 to 2200 hours local time. As a result, both locks at...
April 10th, 2018 | Canals, Ports & Terminals, Strikes | Read More