Posts Tagged ‘Galveston’

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
03-Aug-2018 NEW PORT OF GALVESTON BERTH DRAFT RESTRICTIONS Port of Galveston NEW REGULATIONS FOR LPG VESSELS AT TURKISH STRAITS Turkish Straits, Turkey New Port of Galveston berth draft restrictions Friday, August 3, 2018, Port of Galveston The Galveston Texas City Pilots have determined that the maximum...
August 3rd, 2018 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Wärtsilä supports industry future with engine donation to Texas A&M University at Galveston

Wärtsilä supports industry future with engine donation to Texas A&M University at Galveston
Wärtsilä Corporation,  27 May 2016 at 9.30 am EET – Wärtsilä has donated an 8-cylinder Wärtsilä 20 engine and generating set, to the Marine Engineering Technology Department at Texas A&M University at Galveston. The donation represents a continuation of Wärtsilä’s ongoing industry...
May 27th, 2016 | Academia, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Education and Training, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

New-build survey vessel “Fugro Americas”, showcased in Texas

New-build survey vessel “Fugro Americas”, showcased in Texas
The “Fugro Americas” Making her debut at the Martin Midstream Dock in Galveston, Texas, Fugro’s premier geophysical survey vessel, the Fugro Americas, was showcased to top clients, with over 100 in attendance. Fugro gave guided tours of the new-build vessel, with geophysical, geoscience,...
August 19th, 2015 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Oil Industry, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Collision at lock gate March 20, 2015, Germany, Kiel Canal Delays are possible at the Brunsbuettel Locks in the Kiel Canal today (20 March), after the Big North Lock Chamber was taken out of service following a heavy collision at the No.3 lock gate. (For information about operations in Germany contact...
March 20th, 2015 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Ebola scare reveals cruise complications

Ebola scare reveals cruise complications
  Carnival Magic returned to Galveston, Texas. Photo: PA The Carnival Magic’s return to Texas after a cruise overshadowed by panic over a passenger’s potential exposure to Ebola reveals the dangers for the cruise industry from health scares. Greg Miller at IHS Maritime 360* Fairplay...
October 22nd, 2014 | Corporate Social Responsibility, Cruise Ferry, Health and Safety, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Tourism, Medical, Ports & Terminals, Safety and Security, Tourism | Read More