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Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  23-Nov-2017 AROUND THE ISLAND ROWING BOAT RACE AND CANOE RACES Hong Kong STRONG WINDS HALT PORT OPS Dammam, Saudi Arabia PORT CLOSED FOR BERTHING AND SAILING Jubail, Saudi Arabia CHRISTMAS & NEW YEAR WORKING ARRANGEMENTS ANNOUNCED Melbourne, Australia Around the Island Rowing...
November 23rd, 2017 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Sports, Weather | Read More

Double triumph for GAC at Global Freight Awards

Double triumph for GAC at Global Freight Awards
GAC Pindar’s Beth King with the Specialist Freight Solutions Provider award and Group Sales Director, Neil Godfrey, with the Project/Heavylift Forwarder prize. Group recognised for their project, marine sport, leisure and events logistics excellence Grangemouth, United Kingdom, 23 November 2017 –...
November 23rd, 2017 | Awards, Events, Logistics, Ship Agencies, Sports | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  22-Nov-2017 CHANNEL RESTRICTION FOR PIPELINE REMOVAL Neches River, United States Channel restriction for pipeline removal Wednesday, November 22, 2017, Neches River, United States Pipeline removal operations will begin on Friday, November 24, 2017 in the vicinity of Enterprise...
November 22nd, 2017 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  21-Nov-2017 HIGH WINDS HALT PORT ACTIVITY Jeddah & Yanbu, Saudi Arabia High winds halt port activity Tuesday, November 21, 2017, Jeddah & Yanbu, Saudi Arabia Marine movement at Jeddah port was stopped at 0810 hours local time today (21 November), due to high and unstable...
November 21st, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  18-Nov-2017 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 19 NOVEMBER-2 DECEMBER 2017 Worldwide World Holidays: 19 November-2 December 2017 Saturday, November 18, 2017, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 19 Nov (Sun) – Sultan’s Birthday (Oman) 22...
November 18th, 2017 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  17-Nov-2017 CYPRUS RELATED SANCTIONS Turkey PORT CLOSED Ningbo,China Cyprus related sanctions Friday, November 17, 2017, Turkey With the Turkish embargo still in force, shipowners/ship managers may at any time find their interests seriously prejudiced in case there is any...
November 17th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Sanctions | Read More

Hot Port news from GAC

Hot Port news from GAC
  16-Nov-2017 CANOE RACES FROM CLEAR WATER BAY TO STANLEY MAIN BEACH Hong Kong PROHIBITION OF VESSELS ARRIVING FROM/CALLING AT CRIMEAN PORTS Turkey Canoe Races from Clear Water Bay to Stanley Main Beach Thursday, November 16, 2017, Hong Kong Canoe races will take place during...
November 16th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Rowing, Sanctions, Sports | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  15-Nov-2017 PROPOSED TEMPORARY SAFETY ZONE Delaware River, United States CREW CHANGES CEASE Port Latta, Australia Proposed temporary safety zone Wednesday, November 15, 2017, Delaware River, United States The Coast Guard proposes to establish a temporary safety zone on the...
November 15th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  14-Nov-2017 LIGHT BEACON REPAIR WORKS Hong Kong SUBMARINE OUTFALL INSPECTION WORKS OFF WAH FU Hong Kong REGULATIONS FOR ECA (EMISSION CONTROL AREAS) China Light beacon repair works Tuesday, November 14, 2017, Hong Kong For approximately 4 months, repair works for a light...
November 14th, 2017 | Emissions, Environment, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port news from GAC

Hot Port news from GAC
  13-Nov-2017 NEW INTERMODAL TERMINAL OPENS IN DECEMBER Gothenburg, Sweden BULKHEAD REMOVAL WORKS Hong Kong BERTHAGE/ANCHORAGE DISCOUNT CANCELLED North China New intermodal terminal opens in December Monday, November 13, 2017, Gothenburg, Sweden Operations at the intermodal...
November 13th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  11-Nov-2017 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 12-25 NOVEMBER 2017 Worldwide World Holidays: 12-25 November 2017 Saturday, November 11, 2017, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 15 Nov (Wed) – Proclamation of the Republic (Brazil) 18 Nov (Sat)...
November 11th, 2017 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  10-Nov-2017 NO TARIFF INCREASES FOR THIRD YEAR Gothenburg, Sweden TEMPORARY CLOSURE OF LANDING STEPS Hong Kong No tariff increases for third year Friday, November 10, 2017, Gothenburg, Sweden Gothenburg Port Authority has opted to keep the Port Tariff unchanged for the third...
November 10th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  09-Nov-2017 MARCUS HOOK ANCHORAGE DREDGING UPDATE Delaware River, United States NEW ANNUAL CARGO TONNAGE RECORD IN FISCAL YEAR 2017 Panama Canal, Panama MOORING BUOY RESTORED Hong Kong Marcus Hook Anchorage dredging update Thursday, November 9, 2017, Delaware River, United States The...
November 9th, 2017 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  08-Nov-2017 AROUND THE ISLAND YACHT RACE Hong Kong PORT EXEMPT FROM CLOSURE Aden, Yemen Around the Island Yacht Race Wednesday, November 8, 2017, Hong Kong A large-scale yacht race will take place around Hong Kong Island on 12 November 2017 (Sunday). About 250 yachts are...
November 8th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  07-Nov-2017 SHIPS ORDERED TO SAFE AREA Yemen DREDGING WORKS AT ALGAS ANCHORAGE Singapore TESTING OF UNDERWATER VEHICLE (AUV) EAST OF ST JOHN’S ISLAND Singapore Ships ordered to safe area Tuesday, November 7, 2017, Yemen According to local reports, ships awaiting berth...
November 7th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  04-Nov-2017 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 5-18 NOVEMBER 2017 Worldwide BERTHING RESTRICTIONS DUE TO STRONG WINDS Ningbo, China World Holidays: 5-18 November 2017 Saturday, November 4, 2017, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 4 Nov...
November 4th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  03-Nov-2017 MARINE WORKS IN HUNG HOM FAIRWAY Hong Kong SPEED RESTRICTION TO PROTECT NORTH ATLANTIC RIGHT WHALES Atlantic Seaboard, United States NOTICE OF INDUSTRIAL ACTION Sydney, Australia NATIONAL UNITY DAY HOLIDAY Russia Marine works in Hung Hom Fairway Friday, November...
November 3rd, 2017 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  01-Nov-2017 US MILITARY TRANSPORT ROUTED VIA PORT Rotterdam, Netherlands PLAGUE OUTBREAK Madagascar PORT OPS SUSPENDED Jubail, Saudi Arabia US military transport routed via port Wednesday, November 1, 2017, Rotterdam, Netherlands Between 18 October and 20 November 2017,...
November 1st, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Pot News for GAC

Hot Pot News for GAC
  30-Oct-2017 CLOSURE AT BOSPHORUS Istanbul, Turkey Closure at Bosphorus Monday, October 30, 2017, Istanbul, Turkey Bosphorus vessel traffic has been suspended all types vessels which are the LOA more than 200m and 10 knots under manoeuvre speed due to strongly counter current...
October 30th, 2017 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

The Maritime Standard Awards name GAC Ship Agency of the Year 2017

The Maritime Standard Awards name GAC Ship Agency of the Year 2017
Johan Thuresson, General Manager, Shipping Services, GAC Dubai, receives the Ship Agency of the Year award at The Maritime Standard Awards 2017 Dubai, UAE, 30 October 2017 – The GAC Group has won the Ship Agency of the Year title at The Maritime Standard Awards 2017. It is the second consecutive...
October 30th, 2017 | Awards, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Agencies | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  28-Oct-2017 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 29 OCTOBER-11 NOVEMBER 2017 Worldwide World Holidays: 29 October-11 November 2017 Saturday, October 28, 2017, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 30 Oct (Mon) – October bank holiday (Ireland) 31...
October 28th, 2017 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  27-Oct-2017 SAFETY INSPECTION REQUIRED BEFORE STS OPERATION Port of Fujairah, UAE TEMPORARY ARRANGEMENT OF THE TUNG CHUNG BUOYED CHANNEL Hong Kong CLOSURE AT BOSPHORUS Bosphorus, Turkey Safety inspection required before STS operation Friday, October 27, 2017, Port of...
October 27th, 2017 | Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Safety and Security, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  24-Oct-2017 FREEPORT STATUS UPDATE Freeport, USA Freeport status update Tuesday, October 24, 2017, Freeport, USA According to the Brazos Pilots Association, the recommended fresh water draft for Freeport has been increased to: 41’ zero mean low low water 42’ with +1’...
October 24th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  23-Oct-2017 MARINE WORKS INSIDE CAUSEWAY BAY TYPHOON SHELTER Hong Kong REMOVAL OF WRECK OFF BROTHERS POINT, TAI LAM CHUNG Hong Kong SEAWALL ENHANCEMENT WORKS TO THE EAST OF THE RIVER TRADE TERMINAL Hong Kong YACHT RACE FROM HONG KONG TO DAYA BAY Hong Kong CREATION OF RENDEZVOUS POSITION...
October 23rd, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Sailing, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Sports, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  21-Oct-2017 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 22 OCTOBER-4 NOVEMBER 2017 Worldwide World Holidays: 22 October-4 November 2017 Saturday, October 21, 2017, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 28 Oct (Sat) – Greek Public Holiday 28-29 Oct (Sat-Sun)...
October 21st, 2017 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More