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Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
REVISED PORT TARIFF FROM 1 OCTOBER India, Chennai TOWAGE STRIKE CALLED OFF Australia, all ports Revised port tariff from 1 October September 11, 2014, India, Chennai A revised port tariff has been issued by the Chennai Port Authorities, to be effective from 1 October 2014 through...
September 11th, 2014 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Strikes | Read More

GAC Pindar named official logistics provider for Foiling Week

GAC Pindar named official logistics provider for Foiling Week
Southampton, UK – 3 July 2014: GAC Pindar has been appointed official logistics provider for the inaugural Foiling Week event, to take place on Lake Garda, Italy from 4 – 10 July. Foiling Week is an exciting new event dedicated to foiling (‘flying’) boats, their designers, builders and athletes....
July 3rd, 2014 | Logistics, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

GAC Greece launches specialised support for high-end yachting market

GAC Greece launches specialised support for high-end yachting market
Lykourgos Madouvalos, GAC Greece’s Yacht Services Coordinator, at one of the country’s marinas catering for the luxury yachting sector Total support for VIP sailing    Greece,  2 July 2014: GAC Greece has formed a specialised department to cater for the needs of high-end leisure craft calling...
July 2nd, 2014 | Logistics, Marinas, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Tourism, News, Tourism, Yachting | Read More

GAC EnvironHull extends revolutionary underwater hull cleaning system to third UAE port

GAC EnvironHull extends revolutionary underwater hull cleaning system to third UAE port
The HullWiper Hullwiper network growing apace Sharjah, UAE – 23 June 2014: Hot on the heels of expansion to Fujairah and Gothenburg, GAC EnvironHull is now offering its HullWiper underwater hull cleaning service at the UAE port of Sharjah. The HullWiper Remotely Operated Vehicle (ROV) unmanned underwater...
June 23rd, 2014 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

Green new-build wins GAC Group Chairman’s Environment Award for GEMS

Green new-build wins GAC Group Chairman’s Environment Award for GEMS
Björn Engblom 7 April 2014, Dubai, UAE – The commitment of GAC Energy & Marine Services (GEMS) to sustainability when building its new purpose-built office and warehouse building in Houston, Texas, has earned it the First Prize in the GAC Group Chairman’s Award for Environmental Excellence...
April 7th, 2014 | Awards, Energy, Environment, Events, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Severe weather warning for the North Sea: 4 December 2013

Severe weather warning for the North Sea: 4 December 2013
A very intense low is expected in the South Norwegian Sea on 5th and is moving E-ward over Scandinavia on 6 December. It will cause severe weather conditions in the North Sea with STORM and HIGH to VERY HIGH SEA on 5-7 December. Strongest wind and sea on late 5 December-early 6 December with 50-80kts...
December 4th, 2013 | Breaking News, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Weather | Read More

GAC wins Bulk Ships Agent accolade at International Bulk Journal Awards

GAC wins Bulk Ships Agent accolade at International Bulk Journal Awards
GAC’s Eric Barnard Award recognises in-depth understanding of industry needs Paris, France: 20 November 2013 – The GAC Group has been named the Bulk Ships Agent of the year in the 2013 International Bulk Journal (IBJ) Awards saluting the best in the global maritime bulk industry. The leading...
November 20th, 2013 | Awards, Events, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, People and Places, Press and Media | Read More

GAC opens office in Labuan to support offshore oil and gas sector in Malaysia

(Centre) John Tansey, GAC Malaysia’s Managing Director and Captain Dan Hjalmarsson, GAC’s Group Vice President – Asia Pacific, celebrating the opening of their new office in Labuan with the team. Office and Oil Field Service Supply Base strategically located to support Eastern Malaysian Peninsula...
November 15th, 2013 | Energy, HR, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Oil Industry | Read More

A GAC SMHI weather warning

A GAC SMHI weather warning
This message comes form GAC SMHI: A very intense low is moving NE-wards over British Isles on October 28 and causing severe weather conditions in the area between Cape Finisterre and Ireland. Expect STORM (perhaps VIOLENT STORM) and sign sea 7-10 meters, maximum wave height around 15 meters on October...
October 25th, 2013 | Breaking News, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Oceanology, Weather | Read More

GAC rig move brings Hercules Triumph from Sri Lanka to India

GAC rig move brings Hercules Triumph from Sri Lanka to India
  The oil rig “Hercules Triumph” Sri Lanka, 23rd Oct 2013 – GAC Sri Lanka has completed the movement of offshore drilling rig Hercules Triumph from the port of Trincomalee to India. The rig, owned by Hercules Offshore, Inc., USA, is now safely anchored at Kakinada, ready to start...
October 23rd, 2013 | Energy, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Underwater Shipping | Read More

Sarjak Container Lines appoints GAC SRI LANKA as exclusive agent

Sarjak Container Lines appoints GAC SRI LANKA as exclusive agent
Preethilal Fernando, Director/CEO of GAC Sri Lanka, and Capt. Rumi Engineer, Senior President of Sarjak Container Lines Pvt (Ltd), shake hands on the deal that made GAC Sarjak’s exclusive agent in Sri Lanka. GAC to handle all shipping and NVOCC activities nationwide for ODC carrier   Sri Lanka,...
October 4th, 2013 | Company Profiles, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ports & Terminals, Ship Agencies | Read More

Ian Williams extends lead in 2013 ALPARI World Match Racing Tour

Ian Williams extends lead in 2013 ALPARI World Match Racing Tour
Ian Williams, GAC Pindar, Chicago Match Cup, Alpari World Match Racing Tour 2013. Photo credit Brian Carlin, AWMRT Fourth place in Chicago Match Cup for GAC Pindar  UK – 14 August 2013 – Ian Williams,  reigning Match Racing World Champion,  has extended his advantage at the top of the leaderboard...
August 14th, 2013 | Events, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
HOT PORT NEWS from GAC Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * Angola, Soyo – Revised harbour rules & general directions * Angola, Soyo – Special mark buoys not for navigation * Hong Kong, Hong Kong – Marine Archaeological Survey ...
July 30th, 2013 | Bunkering, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
HOT PORT NEWS from GAC Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * Angola, Soyo – Traffic management procedures * Thailand, Map Ta Phut tank terminal – Hose leak causes oil spill off Rayong * Singapore, Singapore – Construction of...
July 29th, 2013 | Bunkering, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
HOT PORT NEWS from GAC Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * Hong Kong, Hong Kong – Drainage outfall reconstruction works at Tseung Kwan O DATE: July 28, 2013 COUNTRY: Hong Kong PORT: Hong Kong Drainage outfall reconstruction works at...
July 28th, 2013 | Bunkering, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
HOT PORT NEWS from GAC Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * Hong Kong, Hong Kong – Dredging at Reserved Dangerous Goods Anchorage * Brazil, Santos – Maximum draft ti inward/outward restricted * Brazil, all ports – Northern Brazil...
July 26th, 2013 | Bunkering, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
HOT PORT NEWS from GAC Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * Singapore, Singapore – Marine construction works off Marine Barrage * Australia, Port Botany – New schedule of port charges * Brazil, Santos – Temporary draft restriction ...
July 24th, 2013 | Bunkering, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
HOT PORT NEWS from GAC Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * Brazil, Santos – LOA restrictions imposed in Navigation Canal * Ecuador, Guayaquil – Guayaquil local holiday DATE: July 23, 2013 COUNTRY: Brazil PORT: Santos LOA restrictions...
July 23rd, 2013 | Bunkering, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
HOT PORT NEWS from GAC Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * United Kingdom, Teesport – Potable water unavilable at jetty * Singapore, Jurong Port – West Jurng Channel soil investigation works DATE: July 22, 2013 COUNTRY: United Kingdom ...
July 22nd, 2013 | Bunkering, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * Worldwide – World Holidays: 21 July-3 August 2013 * United Kingdom, Immingham – Jetty closure for electrical checks * United States, New York, NewYork – Drilling, blasting & dredging operations ...
July 20th, 2013 | Bunkering, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * Singapore, Singapore – Acoustic research at St. John Island * Brazil, Sao Francisco do Sul – Pilotage charges to rise * Bunker Update – MARKET PRICE UPDATE 18/07/2013 DATE: July 18, 2013 ...
July 18th, 2013 | Bunkering, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * Worldwide – IMB report highlights West African violence, drop in Somali piracy * Somalia, all ports – Sunken vessel – possible hazard to shipping * Singapore, Singapore – Dumping of excavated...
July 17th, 2013 | Bunkering, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * Singapore, Singapore – Mooring/unmooring of vessels at mooring buoys * Hong Kong, all ports – Fatigue at work affecting safe navigation DATE: July 16, 2013 COUNTRY: Singapore PORT: Singapore ...
July 17th, 2013 | Bunkering, Ports & Terminals | Read More

HOT Port News from GAC

HOT Port News from GAC
Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * Singapore, Singapore – Construction of floating sea barrier at Sentosa Bay * Australia, Newcastle – Loading of vessels * Panama, Panama Canal – Panama Canal Pilotage Regulation * Bunker Update...
April 11th, 2013 | Canals, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Phase IV extension completes GAC Samudera Logistics’ Cikarang Distribution Centre

Phase IV extension completes GAC Samudera Logistics’ Cikarang Distribution Centre
 Jakarta, Indonesia – An additional 15, 000 square metres has been added to the PT GAC Samudera Logistics (GSL) warehouse and distribution centre in Lippo Cikarang, further boosting the company’s standing as one of Indonesia’s largest third-party logistics (3PL) providers. PT GAC Samudera,...
April 11th, 2013 | Logistics, Ports & Terminals | Read More