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Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 16-Oct-2019 BACKFILLING WORKS OFF WEST JURONG CHANNEL & PESEK BASIN Singapore TEMPORARY CLOSURE OF LANDING STEPS Hong Kong PIRACY DOWN, BUT GULF OF GUINEA STILL A HOT SPOT: IMB REPORT Worldwide Backfilling works off West Jurong Channel & Pesek Basin Wednesday, October 16,...
October 16th, 2019 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Piracy and Terrorism, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Listening across generations

Listening across generations
The first GAC Millennials Ideas Forum with participants across the globe was held in Dubai in late September 2019. Listening across generations Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 16 October 2019 – GAC has tapped into the psyche of its younger generation of employees to understand the issues that will drive...
October 16th, 2019 | Academia, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, HR, Jobs, Logistics, Maritime Education and Training, Ship Agencies | Read More

Hot Pot News from GAC

Hot Pot News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 15-Oct-2019 DREDGING WORKS IN BENOI BASIN Singapore UPDATED VISA GUIDANCE FOR OFFSHORE WIND VESSEL CREWS United States Dredging works in Benoi Basin Tuesday, October 15, 2019, Singapore From 15 October to 30 November, dredging works will be carried out at St Marine Yard, Benoi...
October 15th, 2019 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 14-Oct-2019 CONSTRUCTION OF JETTY AT TUAS VIEW Singapore UPGRADING WORKS AT JETTY Merak, Indonesia Construction of jetty at Tuas View Monday, October 14, 2019, Singapore From 01 November 2019 to 30 April 2020, construction work for a jetty at Tuas View will be carried out. According...
October 14th, 2019 | Construction, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 10-Oct-2019 YACHT RACES FROM HONG KONG TO VIETNAM Hong Kong Yacht races from Hong Kong to Vietnam Thursday, October 10, 2019, Hong Kong Yacht races from Hong Kong to Vietnam will take place on 15 October 2019 (Tuesday) and 16 October 2019 (Wednesday) respectively. About 12 yachts...
October 10th, 2019 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 09-Oct-2019 IMPACT OF BREXIT Gothenburg, Sweden DEEPENING OF NIEUWE WATERWEG AND BOTLEK COMPLETE Rotterdam, Netherlands Impact of Brexit Wednesday, October 9, 2019, Gothenburg, Sweden The Port of Gothenburg has issued a press release about the impact of Brexit on those shipping...
October 9th, 2019 | Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 08-Oct-2019 REMOVAL OF WALKWAY Singapore Removal of walkway Tuesday, October 8, 2019, Singapore From 9 to 12 October, work will be carried out to remove a walkway at the Vopak Jetty in Banyan Basin. According to the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore Port Marine Notice No.098...
October 8th, 2019 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 07-Oct-2019 PILING REMOVAL WORK AT TUAS VIEW Singapore WORKING AREA FOR SYSTEM INTEGRATION ON CRAFT Singapore Piling removal work at Tuas View Monday, October 7, 2019, Singapore From 7 to 26 October, piling removal work is being carried out at Tuas View. According to the Maritime...
October 7th, 2019 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 26-Sep-2019 TRAFFIC SUSPENSION FOR YACHT RACES Bosphorus, Turkey DREDGING OPERATIONS AT TAI O Hong Kong STRONG CURRENT MEASURES CANCELLED Port Arthur, United States NEW CRITERIA FOR GRANTING OF LANDING PERMITS New York/Newark, United States INJECTOR TRIAL RUNS SOUTH OF TUAS VIEW...
September 26th, 2019 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC 18-Sep-2019 MAINTENANCE DREDGING AT TERMINAL Dahej, India Maintenance dredging at terminal Wednesday, September 18, 2019, Dahej, India The Gujarat Chemical Port Terminal has announced plans to carry out maintenance dredging for about one day on 24/25 September and then for about...
September 18th, 2019 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 14-Sep-2019 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 15-28 SEPTEMBER 2019 Worldwide World Holidays: 15-28 September 2019 Saturday, September 14, 2019, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 16 Sep (Mon) – Malaysia Day 17 Sep (Tue) – Angolan National...
September 14th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 11-Sep-2019 NIGHT TIME RESTRICTION FOR TRAFFIC TRANSITING FERRY CROSSING Port Aransas, United States CANAL SIGNS AGREEMENT WITH PORT OF ROTTERDAM Panama Canal, Panama Night time restriction for traffic transiting ferry crossing Wednesday, September 11, 2019, Port Aransas, United...
September 11th, 2019 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 10-Sep-2019 MARINE WORKS AT JUNK BAY Hong Kong NEW CRUISE WHARF OPENED Eden, Australia Marine works at Junk Bay Tuesday, September 10, 2019, Hong Kong For approximately 21 months, marine works involving installation of temporary steel platforms, ground investigation works, seawall...
September 10th, 2019 | Cruise Ferry, Cruise Industry, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

GAC wins ShipTek Best Ship Agency Award for second consecutive year

GAC wins ShipTek Best Ship Agency Award for second consecutive year
GAC wins ShipTek Best Ship Agency Award for second consecutive year GAC has been named the best ship agent in the ShipTek Maritime Awards for the second year running. The awards, held in conjunction with ShipTek Maritime Conference, recognise companies that have made significant contributions to the...
September 5th, 2019 | Awards, Logistics, Ship Agencies | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

  Hot Port News from GAC 04-Sep-2019 UNIFICATION OF RULES FOR REBATES FOR TRANSITING VESSELS Suez Canal, Egypt DORIAN FORECAST TO MOVE ‘DANGEROUSLY CLOSE’ TO FLORIDA & GEORGIA United States PORTS CLOSE AHEAD OF HURRICANE DORIAN United States Unification of rules for rebates for transiting...
September 4th, 2019 | Canals, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Regulatory, Weather | Read More

Petronas license opens the way for GAC Malaysia

Petronas license opens the way for GAC Malaysia
GAC’s Labuan facility comprises 1,800 sqm of covered warehouse space and 7,000 sqm of open yard space. Petronas license opens the way for GAC Malaysia Malaysia, 2 September 2019  – The custodian of Malaysia’s national oil and gas resources has awarded GAC Malaysia the license to provide bunkering,...
September 2nd, 2019 | Bunkering, Logistics | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 28-Aug-2019 REMOVAL OF JETTY AND INSTALLATION OF MONO PILES Singapore VICTORY DAY PUBLIC HOLIDAY Turkey DORIAN NEARING VIRGIN ISLANDS & PUERTO RICO Virgin Islands & Puerto Rico FIGHTING NEAR AIRPORT Aden, Yemen PORT READINESS CONDITION ZULU SET Puerto Rico & Virgin...
August 28th, 2019 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 27-Aug-2019 ESTABLISHMENT OF ACOUSTIC MONITORS FOR DOLPHIN SURVEY BETWEEN SHEK KWU CHAU & SOKO ISLANDS Hong Kong TROPICAL STORM DORIAN MOVES INTO EASTERN CARIBBEAN Eastern Caribbean Establishment of acoustic monitors for dolphin survey between Shek Kwu Chau & Soko Islands Tuesday,...
August 27th, 2019 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 26-Aug-2019 PILOTS PROPOSE RATE ADJUSTMENTS FOR COMING DECADE Sabine, United States AMENDMENTS TO RULES REGULATING MARITIME TRAFFIC SCHEME Turkish Straits, Turkey Pilots propose rate adjustments for coming decade Monday, August 26, 2019, Sabine, United States The Sabine Pilots...
August 26th, 2019 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Pot News from GAC 02-Aug-2019 USE OF MOORING TAILS WITH HMPE LINES Panama Canal, Panama NEW SHIPPING CONTROL TOWER Port Hedland, Australia MOORING & UNMOORING OF VESSELS AT BANYAN BASIN, JURONG ISLAND Singapore TSUNAMI FEARS AFTER POWERFUL EARTHQUAKE Banten, Indonesia Use of mooring tails with...
August 2nd, 2019 | Canals, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

GAC Sweden strengthens national coverage with transfer of SwedAgency AB operations

GAC Sweden strengthens national coverage with transfer of SwedAgency AB operations
Björn Fischer (left), Managing Director of SwedAgency AB with Johan Ehn (right), Managing Director, GAC Sweden GAC Sweden strengthens national coverage with transfer of SwedAgency AB operations Move sharpens focus on ship agency and logistics service in Stockholm area Gothenburg, Sweden, 1 August 2019...
August 1st, 2019 | Logistics, Ship Agencies | Read More

GAC appoints new Vice President for Americas Region

GAC appoints new Vice President for Americas Region
GAC appoints new Vice President for Americas Region GAC Group President Bengt Ekstrand has announced the appointment of Pontus Fredriksson as Group Vice President – Americas, following the retirement of Bob Bandos who held the position since March 2018. Bandos was part of the GAC Group for 15 years,...
August 1st, 2019 | Company Profiles, Logistics, Person Profiles, Ship Agencies | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 29-Jul-2019 INSTALLATION OF FLOATING SEA BARRIER OFF LAVIS SHOAL AT EAST JOHOR STRAIT Singapore PANAMA CANAL & UN ENVIRONMENT JOIN FORCES ON SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT AND CLIMATE ACTION Panama Canal, Panama VESSEL TRAFFIC SUSPENSION FOR BRIDGE WORK Dardanelles, Turkey Installation...
July 29th, 2019 | Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 27-Jul-2019 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 28 JULY-10 AUGUST 2019 Worldwide World Holidays: 28 July-10 August 2019 Saturday, July 27, 2019, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 29 Jul (Mon) – Substitution for H.M. King Maha Vajiralongkorn’s...
July 27th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Banking, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 26-Jul-2019 INSTALLATION OF FLOATING SEA BARRIER OFF PULAU PUNGGOL TIMOR Singapore SOIL INVESTIGATION & SURVEY WORKS Singapore Installation of floating sea barrier off Pulau Punggol Timor Friday, July 26, 2019, Singapore From 1 August to 31 December, a floating sea barrier...
July 26th, 2019 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More