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GAC wins The Maritime Standard Awards 2018 Transportation & Logistics accolade

GAC wins The Maritime Standard Awards 2018 Transportation & Logistics accolade
Ronald Lichtenecker, Managing Director of GAC Dubai, receives the Transportation & Logistics Award in The Maritime Standard Awards 2018. Dubai, UAE 18 October 2018 – The GAC Group has won the Transportation & Logistics title in the Middle East and Indian Subcontinent’s premiere shipping...
October 18th, 2018 | Awards, Logistics, Ship Agencies | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
15-Oct-2018 YACHT RACE FROM HONG KONG TO HAINAN DAO Hong Kong TEMPORARY LOADING FACILITY AT FORMER KAI TAK AIRPORT RUNWAY Hong Kong Yacht race from Hong Kong to Hainan Do Monday, October 15, 2018, Hong Kong A yacht race from Hong Kong to Hainan Dao will take place on 18 October 2018 (Thursday). About...
October 15th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

GAC-owned office now open in Panama

GAC-owned office now open in Panama
As part of GAC Group’s growth strategy across the Americas region, a GAC-owned office is now operational in Panama, providing a wide range of shipping services to vessels calling at Panamanian ports or transiting the Panama Canal.  The Panama Canal links the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans, permitting...
October 15th, 2018 | Canals, Company Profiles, Inland Waterways, Logistics, Ports & Terminals, Ship Agencies | Read More

GAC Laser appointed as exclusive onsite freight agent for AAD2018 expo

GAC Laser appointed as exclusive onsite freight agent for AAD2018 expo
Paramount’s FLASH helicopter on display at the AAD2018 expo. Entrusted with expert handling of sensitive cargo for defence gathering Pretoria, South Africa, 11 October 2018 – GAC Laser Specialised Logistics pulled out all the stops to ensure smooth handling of dangerous goods and other defence-related...
October 11th, 2018 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Logistics, Military, Ship Agencies | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
10-Oct-2018 HURRICANE CONDITION WHISKEY RETAINED Fernandina & Jacksonville, United States PORT PREPARATION FOR HURRICANE MICHAEL Hampton Roads, United States POTENTIALLY CATASTROPHIC HURRICANE MICHAEL HEADING TOWARDS FLORIDA PANHANDLE Florida, United States PORT CONDITION YANKEE SET Savannah &...
October 10th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
09-Oct-2018 PORT CONDITION ZULU SET (12 HOUR ALERT) Tarpon Springs FL, United States HURRICANE MICHAEL STRENGTHENING AS IT MOVES OVER SE GULF OF MEXICO Gulf of Mexico, United States PORT STATUS YANKEE SET Gulfport, Pascagoula, Mobile, Pensacola, Panama City & Gulf Intracoastal Waterway, United States PORT...
October 9th, 2018 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
08-Oct-2018 TEMPORARY LOADING FACILITY AT FORMER KAI TAK AIRPORT RUNWAY Hong Kong CANAL ANNOUNCES UPCOMING 2018-2019 CRUISE SEASON Panama Canal, Panama Temporary loading facility at former Kai Tak Airport runway Monday, October 8, 2018, Hong Kong A temporary loading facility has been established at...
October 8th, 2018 | Canals, Cruise Industry, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
06-Oct-2018 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 7-20 OCTOBER 2018 Worldwide World Holidays: 7-20 October 2018 Saturday, October 6, 2018, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 12 Oct (Fri) – Religious Holiday (Brazil) For information about operations around the world...
October 6th, 2018 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
02-Oct-2018 ROAD ACCESS TO MARINA SOUTH PIER DURING KUSU PILGRIMAGE SEASON Singapore KUSU PILGRIMAGE SEASON 2018 Singapore PORT REOPENED Sulawesi, Indonesia Road access to Marina South Pier during Kusu Pilgrimage Season Tuesday, October 2, 2018, Singapore This year’s Kusu Pilgrimage season is from...
October 2nd, 2018 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
25-Sep-2018 ANCHORING OF VESSELS OFF TUAS VIEW EXTENSION Singapore Anchoring of vessels off Tuas View Extension Tuesday, September 25, 2018, Singapore During the period of transport of sand materials to the stockpile area at Tuas View Extension, until 25 December 2018, bulk carriers will be transiting...
September 25th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
18-Sep-2018 OPERATION OF TEMPORARY JETTY & RORO RAMP Singapore Operation of temporary jetty & roro ramp Tuesday, September 18, 2018, Singapore The working period for the operation of a temporary jetty and roro ramp east of Tuas View has been extended. According to the Maritime and Port Authority...
September 18th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Duuri Oy appoints GAC Hong Kong as Far East supply chain partner

Duuri Oy appoints GAC Hong Kong as Far East supply chain partner
Finnish interior detailing and finishing products specialist Duuri Oy has appointed GAC Hong Kong as its supply chain partner in the Far East, handling the full spectrum of logistics. GAC Hong Kong handles full container shipments coming in for Helsinki from Foshan, China, via Nansha port in Guangzhou,...
September 17th, 2018 | Logistics, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
15–Sep-2018 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 16-29 SEPTEMBER 2018 Worldwide World Holidays: 16-29 September 2018 Saturday, September 15, 2018, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 16 Sep (Sun) – Malaysia Day 17 Sep (Mon) – National Hero Day (Angola) 22 Sep...
September 15th, 2018 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Essberger Tankers ink ship agency deal with GAC throughout Scandinavia

Essberger Tankers ink ship agency deal with GAC throughout Scandinavia
Essberger Tankers appoint GAC for ship agency throughout Scandinavia. GAC Sweden’s Commercial Manager Henrik Lundberg alongside ‘Ardea’ at Uddevalla port. Leading chemical tanker operator streamlines ship agency operations Stockholm, 10 September 2018 – Under the agreement, GAC...
September 10th, 2018 | Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

New hands at the helm for GAC Sweden

New hands at the helm for GAC Sweden
Johan Ehn The GAC Group has appointed industry veteran and current Chair of the Swedish Shipbrokers Association, Johan Ehn, as Managing Director of its operation in Sweden. Ehn started his career in shipping in 1989 when he joined Swedish Maritime AB, and subsequently gained logistics expertise as a...
August 30th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Logistics, Person Profiles, Ship Agencies, Ship Supplies | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
28-Aug-2018 CONSTRUCTION OF QUAY WALL OFF TUAS MEGA YARD Singapore VICTORY DAY PUBLIC HOLIDAY Turkey TUGBOAT ESCORT COSTS Turkish Straits, Turkey Construction of quay wall off Tuas Mega Yard Tuesday, August 28, 2018, Singapore From 5 September 2018 to 28 February 2019, quay wall construction works will...
August 28th, 2018 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
22-Aug-2018 REMOVAL OF JETTY AND INSTALLATION OF MONO PILES Singapore SUNKEN BUOY IN SHIPPING CHANNEL (UPDATE 22 AUGUST) Pascagoula, United States REVISION OF REQUIREMENTS FOR HOT WORK ON BOARD VESSELS Panama Canal, Panama HURRICANE LANE MOVING TOWARD MAIN HAWAIIAN ISLANDS Hawaii, United States Removal...
August 22nd, 2018 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

GAC Dubai raises its pharmaceutical logistics game

GAC Dubai raises its pharmaceutical logistics game
GAC Dubai’s Qualilty Manager, Sandeep Kumar, receiving the award from DNV representative Medical Devices Management System certification demonstrates company’s ability in specialised field Dubai, UAE 2 August 2018 – GAC Dubai has been awarded the ISO 13485:2016 Medical Devices Management...
August 2nd, 2018 | Health and Safety, Logistics, Medical | Read More

GAC recognised in inaugural National Logistics and Transport Excellence Awards

GAC recognised in inaugural National Logistics and Transport Excellence Awards
GAC Sri Lanka is the only ship agent to be recognised in the first National Logistics and Transport Excellence Awards organised by the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport Sri Lanka (CILT). As one of nine companies to be bestowed a merit award, GAC Sri Lanka was recognised for its contribution...
July 30th, 2018 | Awards, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Logistics, Ship Agencies, Shipmanagement | Read More

GAC Angola renews ship agency contract with POSH Semco

GAC Angola renews ship agency contract with POSH Semco
POSH Champion carrying out supply duties in Mafumeira Oil Field, Angola Complete husbandry and vessel clearing service Luanda, Angola, 19 July 2018 – Leading offshore marine services provider PACC Offshore Services Holdings Ltd. (POSH) has reaffirmed its close working relationship with GAC Angola...
July 19th, 2018 | Energy, News, Oil Industry, Ship Agencies | Read More

GAC Dubai goes live with specialist storage solution to ensure food quality

GAC Dubai goes live with specialist storage solution to ensure food quality
GAC Dubai Contract Logistics is using HVAC (Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning) technology to respond to its customers’ needs for specialist storage to prevent tainting between foodstuffs. Its new 1,700 pallet specialist facility in Jebel Ali is dedicated to goods that emit a strong scent...
July 11th, 2018 | Health and Safety, Logistics, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
27-Jun-2018 SEA PARADE Hong Kong TRAFFIC SUSPENDED DUE TO FOG Bosphorus, Turkey REMOVAL OF LIGHT BUOY AND ESTABLISHMENT OF VIRTUAL AID TO NAVIGATION Hong Kong LNG CARGO PROPORTION LEVEL RAISED Suez Canal, Egypt Sea Parade Wednesday, June 27, 2018, Hong Kong A flag raising ceremony will be held at 0800...
June 27th, 2018 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
22-Jun-2018 BULK CARRIER BLAZE TAMED Port Kembla, Australia MARINE WORKS WEST OF CONVENTION & EXHIBITION CENTRE Hong Kong Bulk carrier blaze tamed Friday, June 22, 2018, Port Kembla, Australia According to local reports, firefighters have gained the upper hand battling a dramatic fire which broke...
June 22nd, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

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

Hot Port News from GAC

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