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29-Mar-2017 NEW RULES FOR 96-HOURS ONLINE VISA Fujairah, United Arab Emirates ANCHORAGE CLOSED DUE TO ADVERSE WEATHER Port Kembla, Australia DREDGING SPOILS USED TO BUILD NEW FREIGHT TERMINAL Gothenburg, Sweden New rules for 96-hours online visa Wednesday, March 29, 2017, Fujairah,...
March 29th, 2017 | Immigration, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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  28-Mar-2017 TRANSPORT OF SAND MATERIAL TO STOCKPILE AREA AT TUAS VIEW EXTENSION Singapore UNDERWATER SURVEY EXPERIMENT NORTH OF PULAU SEMAKAU Singapore TROPICAL CYCLONE DEBBIE: UPDATE NO.7 (28 MARCH 2017) North Queensland, Australia Transport of...
March 28th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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25-Mar-2017 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 26 MARCH-8 APRIL 2017 Worldwide CYCLONE WATCH DECLARED North Queensland, Australia World Holidays: 26 March-8 April 2017 Saturday, March 25, 2017, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 30 Mar (Thu)...
March 25th, 2017 | Holidays, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
23-Mar-2017 TROPICAL LOW 22U – UPDATE 4 West coast of Australia TROPICAL LOW LIKELY TO MOVE TOWARDS NORTH QUEENSLAND COAST Townsville, Australia Tropical low 22U – Update 4 Thursday, March 23, 2017, West coast of Australia The tropical low has now moved away from the west...
March 23rd, 2017 | Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
22-Mar-2017 TROPICAL LOW 22U – UPDATE 3 Dampier/Port Walcott/Port Hedland, Australia THREE-RUNWAY SYSTEM INSTALLATION OF SUBMARINE CABLE WORKS Hong Kong NEW PORTS TARIFF South Africa WATER SHORTAGES Cape Town/Saldanha Bay/Mossel Bay, South Africa Tropical low 22U – Update...
March 22nd, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
20-Mar-2017 SANDSTORMS DISRUPTING OPERATIONS Jeddah, Saudi Arabia STRONG WINDS AND SEASONAL RAINS Dammam, Saudi Arabia PORT MONITORING TROPICAL LOW Dampier, Australia REPAIR WORKS FOR LIGHT BEACON AT TANG CHAU Hong Kong Sandstorms disrupting operations Monday, March 20, 2017,...
March 20th, 2017 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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15-Mar-2017 OFFSHORE YACHT RACE Hong Kong TEMPORARY WIND MONITORING STATION Hong Kong NAVAL CELEBRATIONS Dardanelles, Turkey Offshore Yacht Race Wednesday, March 15, 2017, Hong Kong An offshore yacht race will take place from 18 March 2017 (Saturday) to 19 March 2017 (Sunday)....
March 15th, 2017 | Anniversaries, Canals, Inland Waterways, Ports & Terminals, Sailing, Sports | Read More

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13-Mar-2017 SUBMARINE CABLE REPAIR WORKS SOUTH OF SHA CHAU Hong Kong MARINE WORKS EAST OF HONG KONG INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT Hong Kong STRONG WINDS HALT PORT MOVEMENTS Dammam, Saudi Arabia Submarine cable repair works south of Sha Chau Monday, March 13, 2017, Hong Kong For...
March 13th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
10-Mar-2017 EXPANDED CANAL’S GLOBAL IMPACT GROWS, U.S. EAST COAST PORTS BEGIN TO BENEFIT Panama Canal, Panama Expanded Canal’s global impact grows, U.S. East Coast ports begin to benefit Friday, March 10, 2017, Panama Canal, Panama Expansion [of the Panama Canal] nears its...
March 10th, 2017 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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08-Mar-2017 ANCHORAGE AREA REORGANISATION: ENTRY RESTRICTION TO FOAA “G” AREA Fujairah, United Arab Emirates LNG BUNKERING Rotterdam & Amsterdam, Netherlands Anchorage area reorganisation: entry restriction to FOAA “G” Area Wednesday, March 8, 2017, Fujairah, United...
March 8th, 2017 | Bunkering, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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07-Mar-2017 MOORING LINE REQUIREMENTS REMINDER Panama Canal, Panama CHANGE TO CHANNEL DEPTHS Dampier, Australia REVISED DEPTH & TRANSFER DRAFT Port Kembla, Australia MARINE WORKS AT CAUSEWAY BAY TYPHOON SHELTER Hong Kong Mooring line requirements reminder Tuesday, March...
March 7th, 2017 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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  28-Feb-2017 PIPELINE INSTALLATION WORKS Hong Kong Pipeline installation works Tuesday, February 28, 2017, Hong Kong For approximately 10 months, marine works involving pipeline installation works will be carried out [at Sha Chau] in the area bounded by straight lines joining...
February 28th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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24-Feb-2017 REVISIONS TO WATER PRICE ANNOUNCED Singapore Revisions to water price announced Friday, February 24, 2017, Singapore The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore has announced revisions to its water price for shipping customers to come into effect on 1 July 2017...
February 24th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Ship Supplies | Read More

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23-Feb-2017 GOVERNMENT INSTITUTIONS & BANKS CLOSE FOR CARNIVAL Panama STORM DORIS REACHES UK SHORES United Kingdom Government institutions & banks close for Carnival Thursday, February 23, 2017, Panama Due to the upcoming Carnival holidays in Panama, Government institutions...
February 23rd, 2017 | Canals, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Holidays, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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21-Feb-2017 SUBMARINE CABLE REPAIR WORKS AT JUNK BAY Hong Kong Submarine cable repair works at Junk Bay Tuesday, February 21, 2017, Hong Kong For approximately 8 weeks, submarine cable repair works will be carried out in the area bounded by straight lines joining the following...
February 21st, 2017 | Ports & Terminals | Read More

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20-Feb-2017 PORT DUES SUBSIDY WITHDRAWN Saudi Arabia SHOALING ALERTS Delaware River, USA CITY IN TOTAL BLACKOUT Aden, Yemen Port dues subsidy withdrawn Monday, February 20, 2017, Saudi Arabia Saudi Ports Authority has withdrawn the subsidy on port dues, effective from 11...
February 20th, 2017 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Military, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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17-Feb-2017 NAVAL FIRING PRACTICE Mumbai, India QUARANTINE NON-DECLARED PORT (SSCC/SSCEC) Eden, Australia TEMPORARY LOADING FACILITY AT JUNK BAY Hong Kong TEMPORARY LOADING FACILITY OFF CHA KWO LING Hong Kong Naval firing practice Friday, February 17, 2017, Mumbai, India The...
February 17th, 2017 | Health and Safety, Military, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
15-Feb-2017 GROWING NUMBER OF VESSELS RECEIVE ENVIRONMENTAL DISCOUNT Gothenburg, Sweden Growing number of vessels receive environmental discount Wednesday, February 15, 2017, Gothenburg, Sweden Last year, one in three ships at the Port of Gothenburg received an environmental...
February 15th, 2017 | Emissions, Environment, Oceanology, Oil Spill, Pollution, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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14-Feb-2017 RISE IN FREIGHT VOLUMES Gothenburg, Sweden Rise in freight volumes Tuesday, February 14, 2017, Gothenburg, Sweden Freight volumes at the Port of Gothenburg rose by almost three million tonnes in 2016 – up from 38.2 million tonnes in 2015 to 40.9 million tonnes...
February 14th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Trade and Commerce | Read More

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10-Feb-2017 RENAMING OF LIGHT BUOYS Hong Kong Renaming of light buoys Friday, February 10, 2017, Hong Kong From 23 February 2017 the light buoys “UR1” and “UR2” located in Urmston Road, off Tap Shek Kok, will be renamed as “Tuen Mun” and “TSK” respectively. The...
February 10th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
08-Feb-2017 SWIMMING RACES OFF HUNG HOM Hong Kong HEAVY WINDS HALT PORT OPS Jeddah, Saudi Arabia Swimming Races off Hung Hom Wednesday, February 8, 2017, Hong Kong Swimming races off the waters of the promenade of Harbour Grand Kowloon and the Tai Wan Shan swimming pool will...
February 8th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
07-Feb-2017 TROPICAL LOW 15U: UPDATE 7 FEBRUARY 2017 Dampier & Port Hedland, Australia Tropical low 15U: Update 7 February 2017 Tuesday, February 7, 2017, Dampier & Port Hedland, Australia Dampier and Port Hedland are currently at Cyclone Response Stage 2 (Prepare) Tropical...
February 7th, 2017 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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06-Feb-2017 MAINTENANCE DREDGING Hong Kong Maintenance dredging Monday, February 6, 2017, Hong Kong For approximately 10 months, dredging operations will be carried out [at the Castle Peak Power Station Jetty, Tap Shek Kok] within the area bounded by straight lines joining the...
February 6th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
04-Feb-2017 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 5-18 FEBRUARY 2017 Worldwide World Holidays: 5-18 February 2017 Saturday, February 4, 2017, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 9 Feb (Thu) – St Marou Day (Lebanon) 11 Feb (Sat) Japan National...
February 4th, 2017 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
03-Feb-2017 YEMENI PORT STATUS UPDATE – 3 FEBRUARY 2017 Yemen PORT OPERATIONS STILL SUSPENDED DUE TO BAD WEATHER Jubail, Saudi Arabia LOCK CHAMBER CLOSURE Kiel Canal, Germany Yemeni port status update – 3 February 2017 Friday, February 3, 2017, Yemen In anticipation of...
February 3rd, 2017 | Canals, Military, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Safety and Security | Read More