Posts Tagged ‘Germany’

MAN Energy Solutions Ready for SMM

MAN Energy Solutions Ready for SMM
The MAN 45/60CR engine Company stand at major trade fair to showcase new hardware and address industry trends including decarbonisation and digitisation MAN Energy Solutions has announced its agenda for SMM 2018, the leading international maritime trade fair in Hamburg from September 4th to 7th. The...
July 13th, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

The Women Who Flew for Hitler…

The Women Who Flew for Hitler…
Clare Mulley at Women In War Group event. The Women Who Flew for Hitler: Clare Mulley’s brilliant dual biography  By James Brewer  While some of their female contemporaries were beginning to enjoy new freedoms and to be dismissed by menfolk as flighty, two brilliant girls entering adulthood could...
June 28th, 2018 | Aviation, Books, Insight, Military, News | 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

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
23-May-2018 CONTROL OF SMOKE EMISSIONS BY VESSELS IN PORT Singapore PORT PREPARATIONS FOR DEVELOPING STORM Salalah, Oman LOCKS CLOSURE FOR MAINTENANCE WORKS Kiel Canal, Germany Control of smoke emissions by vessels in port Wednesday, May 23, 2018, Singapore The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore...
May 23rd, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Blue MBA team’s model gift for Hamburg shipping leader Frank Leonhardt

Blue MBA team’s model gift for Hamburg shipping leader Frank Leonhardt
Blue MBA salutes Frank Leonhardt. It was an inspired way to express appreciation to one of Europe’s most distinguished shipping chiefs for his hospitality: presenting him with a finely-crafted model of the type of vessel that has given stalwart service to his fleet. The surprise was prepared by members...
May 15th, 2018 | Academia, Education and Training, Events, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

GEODIS to demonstrate its industrial project expertise at Breakbulk 2018

GEODIS to demonstrate its industrial project expertise at Breakbulk 2018
GEODIS will be a Gold Sponsor at this year’s Breakbulk Europe at Messe Bremen, Germany from 29 – 31 May 2018, where its Industrial Project team will be attending as an exhibitor. GEODIS’ Industrial Projects business is specialized in heavy-lift across all industry segments with a strong global...
May 14th, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

13-Apr-2018 LOCKMASTERS’ STRIKE FINISHED Kiel Canal, Germany Lockmasters’ strike finished Friday, April 13, 2018, Kiel Canal, Germany The strike by lockmasters in the Kiel Canal came to an end at 06:00 hours local time today (13 April). All locks at Brunsbuettel and Kiel are now back in service. (For...
April 13th, 2018 | Canals, Ports & Terminals, Strikes | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
11-Apr-2018 TESTING OF AUV OFF ST JOHN’S ISLAND Singapore LOCKMASTERS’ STRIKE DURATION UPDATE Kiel Canal, Germany Testing of AUV off St John’s Island Wednesday, April 11, 2018, Singapore From 16 to 27 April, testing of an Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (AUV) will be conducted in waters east of...
April 11th, 2018 | Canals, Ports & Terminals, Strikes | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
10-Apr-2018 LOCKMASTERS’ STRIKE ANNOUNCED Kiel Canal, Germany Lockmasters’ strike announced Tuesday, April 10, 2018, Kiel Canal, Germany A strike by lockmasters in the Kiel Canal has been announced for Thursday 12 April, most probably from 0600 to 2200 hours local time. As a result, both locks at...
April 10th, 2018 | Canals, Ports & Terminals, Strikes | Read More

Digital Ship Maritime CIO Forum Hamburg 2018

Digital Ship Maritime CIO Forum Hamburg 2018
Announcing the Speaker line-up for Maritime CIO Forum Hamburg on 24 April Shipping is waking up to a new age where digitalisation is re-shaping the world and creating increased opportunity for development and innovation. Revolutionary concepts plus the evolution and advancement of existing platforms...
March 28th, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IT and Communications | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
27-Mar-2018 CANAL STRIKE Kiel Canal, Germany FOG HALTS TRAFFIC Bosphorus, Turkey Canal strike Tuesday, March 27, 2018, Kiel Canal, Germany The Kiel Canal authorities have advised of a strike from 0600 hours local time today (27 March) starting at Brunsbüttel locks. The strike is expected to last 24...
March 27th, 2018 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Strikes, Weather | Read More

BDI@1,117: Caution but “recovery” might be on the way…

BDI@1,117: Caution but “recovery” might be on the way…
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost five points yesterday but as we foresee there might soon be an upwards “trend” despite the pessimistic views from others. As said in previous reports we live in a very certain uncertain situation where everything is possible and Markets becomes gradually...
March 21st, 2018 | Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Markets, Military, News, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tourism | Read More

Hot Port news from GAC

Hot Port news from GAC
20-Mar-2018 IMPORT OF AGRICULTURAL CHEMICALS Yemen ANCHORAGE CLOSED TO SHIPPING Port Kembla, Australia CANAL STAFF ON STRIKE Kiel Canal, Germany Import of agricultural chemicals Tuesday, March 20, 2018, Yemen With immediate effect, the import of fertilizers and agricultural chemicals to Yemen is prohibited,...
March 20th, 2018 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Strikes | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
19-Mar-2018 STATE OF EMERGENCY LIFTED AS TENSIONS SUBSIDE Sri Lanka TRANSIT DELAYS Kiel Canal, Germany State of emergency lifted as tensions subside Monday, March 19, 2018, Sri Lanka Sri Lanka’s President Maithripala Sirisena has ordered the lifting of the state of emergency that had been declared...
March 19th, 2018 | Canals, Civil Unrest, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Giant Container Ship docks in the Port of Hamburg

Giant Container Ship docks in the Port of Hamburg
The “CMA CGM  Antoine de Saint Exupéry” berthed  in the Burchadkai Terminal in Hamburg Biggest Container Ship entered the Port of Hamburg Following the last video on the 14th of March on “Virtual Reality in the Port of Hamburg: 360°-Video of the Rethe Bridge” – another...
March 16th, 2018 | Containers, Film Industry, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Market dives further; there is hope though for the very very very few…

Market dives further; there is hope though for the very very very few…
John Faraclas – picture credits Panagiotis Tsakos Photography – The BDI was down ten points earlier on today at 1,169 posing dangers, but it is still good for the very very very few! Geopolitics going off hand and more trouble-spots and regions appear with any kind of problem you can imagine;...
March 14th, 2018 | Art and auctions, Chartering, Immigration, Markets, News, Paintings and Sculpture, Photography, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Virtual Reality in the Port of Hamburg: 360°-Video of the Rethe Bridge

Virtual Reality in the Port of Hamburg: 360°-Video of the Rethe Bridge
… AND something very special, very exceptional from the Ports and Terminals sector meticulously prepared by  Johanna Sebauer and her team from realTV group GmbH & Co.KG: The history of Hamburg’s Rethe Bridge in 360° The video recounts the history of Hamburg’s Rethe Bridge and...
March 14th, 2018 | Communication, Film Industry, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Palau supports the responsible final voyage

Palau supports the responsible final voyage
… The world’s SMART flag – Palau International Ship Registry (PISR) – has been one of the major sponsors of the TradeWinds Ship Recycling Forum that took place in Hamburg, Germany from 7-8 March 2018. The event attracted those involved in ship, rig and offshore vessel recycling and offered...
March 12th, 2018 | Environment, Flags, Ship Demolitions | Read More

NGOs respond to legal threats by shipbreaking industry and withdraw from industry conference

NGOs respond to legal threats by shipbreaking industry and withdraw from industry conference
Ingvild Jenssen Hamburg, 7 March 2018 – On Monday, the NGO Shipbreaking Platform, an international coalition of labour, human rights and environmental organisations, withdrew their participation from the TradeWinds Ship Recycling Forum that starts today in Hamburg. This is in response to a letter...
March 7th, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Ship Demolitions | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
TEMPORARY LOADING FACILITY AT JUNK BAY Hong Kong LOCK STILL CLOSED AWAITING ASSESSMENT OF COLLISION DAMAGE Kiel Canal, Germany BANKS & PUBLIC AUTHORITIES TO CLOSE FOR PUBLIC HOLIDAY Russia SANCTIONS AGAINST THE DEMOCRATIC PEOPLE’S REPUBLIC OF KOREA (DPRK) United Arab Emirates Temporary Loading...
February 21st, 2018 | Canals, Holidays, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  20-Feb-2018 DREDGING OPERATIONS OFF KWUN TONG TYPHOON SHELTER Hong Kong LOCK CHAMBER CLOSED AFTER COLLISION Kiel Canal, Germany
February 20th, 2018 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

SMM Hamburg – DIT TAP Grants available

SMM Hamburg – DIT TAP Grants available
4th – 7th September 2018 Hamburg Messe | Germany DIT TAP Grants are available for this show worth £1,500 for eligible companies.  In the shipbuilding, equipment, and services market this exhibition stands out as the must do industry event.  SMM Hamburg, with 2,200 exhibitors and 90,000 square...
February 19th, 2018 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions | Read More

Clyde & Co expands in Germany with Hamburg office opening

Clyde & Co expands in Germany with Hamburg office opening
Clyde & Co’s lofty status. London, 12 February 2018. Global law firm Clyde & Co is pleased to announce further expansion in continental Europe with the hire of four leading marine partners and the opening of an office in Hamburg. The partners join from Ince & Co and are a highly regarded...
February 12th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Legal, Person Profiles | Read More

HMD and LR join forces to build the world’s first ballast-free LNG bunkering vessel

HMD and LR join forces to build the world’s first ballast-free LNG bunkering vessel
An image of HMD’s ballast-free LNG bunkering vessel design 06 February 2018 – Hyundai Mipo Dockyard (HMD) is scheduled to deliver the world’s first ballast free LNG bunkering vessel later this year. The 7,600m³ vessel was ordered by Germany-based Bernhard Schulte Ship management in late...
February 6th, 2018 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More