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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

Hot Port News from GAC

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

Hot Port News from GAC

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

Hot Port News from GAC

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

Hot Port News from GAC

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

Hot Port News from GAC

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

Hot Port News from GAC

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

Hot Port news from GAC

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

Hot Port News from GAC

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

Hot Port News from GAC

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

Hot Port News from GAC

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

Hot Port News from GAC

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

Hot Port News from GAC

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