Posts Tagged ‘Germany’

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
03-Feb-2017 YEMENI PORT STATUS UPDATE – 3 FEBRUARY 2017 Yemen PORT OPERATIONS STILL SUSPENDED DUE TO BAD WEATHER Jubail, Saudi Arabia LOCK CHAMBER CLOSURE Kiel Canal, Germany Yemeni port status update – 3 February 2017 Friday, February 3, 2017, Yemen In anticipation of...
February 3rd, 2017 | Canals, Military, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Safety and Security | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
30-Jan-2017 RELOCATION OF LIGHT BUOY FOR THREE-RUNWAY SYSTEM CONSTRUCTION Hong Kong SUPER BOWL SUNDAY – HOTEL AVAILABILITY Houston, USA LOCK CLOSURE FOR MAINTENANCE WORKS Kiel Canal, Germany Relocation of Light Buoy for Three-Runway System construction Monday, January 30,...
January 30th, 2017 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Genting deal largest in Evac history

Genting deal largest in Evac history
Ljubo Jurisevic Under an agreement signed December 7, 2016, Evac will supply Complete Cleantech Solutions for two Global class cruise ships for Genting Hong Kong’s Star Lines. The two 201,000-gross-ton vessels will be built by the German shipyard MV Werften for deliveries in 2020 and 2021. The contract...
January 11th, 2017 | Cruise Industry, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

MV WERFTEN selects ABB propulsion, automation and marine software for five new Genting vessels

MV WERFTEN selects ABB propulsion, automation and marine software for five new Genting vessels
Crystal Cruises Azipod propulsion amongst a series of solutions will improve safety and efficiency of new generation of ships for Crystal Cruises and Star Cruises. Wismar, Germany, 9 January 2017 – ABB will supply the complete power, propulsion and automation package for a series of new cruise vessels...
January 9th, 2017 | Cruise Ferry, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  06-Jan-2017 LOCKS LANE OUTAGE 9-12 JANUARY 2017 Panama Canal, Panama KIEL CANAL LOCK CHAMBER CLOSURE Kiel Canal, Germany KIEL LOCK CHAMBER CLOSURE Germany, Kiel Canal AL JUBAIL PORT OPERATIONS SUSPENDED DUE TO WEATHER Saudi Arabia, Al Jubail Locks lane outage 9-12 January 2017 Friday,...
January 6th, 2017 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  30-Dec-2016 ESTABLISHMENT OF BUOYS DEMARCATING MARINE PARK Hong Kong NEW TOWAGE SERVICE PROVIDER Eden, Australia KIEL CANAL LOCK CHAMBER CLOSURE Kiel Canal, Germany MANDATORY ADOPTION OF MASS FLOW METERING SYSTEM FOR MARINE FUEL OIL DELIVERY Singapore Establishment of buoys demarcating...
December 30th, 2016 | Bunkering, Canals, Ports & Terminals, Regulatory | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  16-Dec-2016 CHANGES TO REQUIREMENTS TO APPLY FOR BONDED FREIGHT FORWARDER CARRIER CODE Canada PORT OPS CONTINUING DESPITE BAD WEATHER Ras Tanura, Saudi Arabia PORT CLOSURE DUE TO ADVERSE WEATHER Al Jubail, Saudi Arabia LOCK CLOSURES FOR MAINTENANCE Kiel Canal, Germany Changes...
December 16th, 2016 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port news from GAC

Hot Port news from GAC
  09-Dec-2016 CORAL TRANSLOCATION AT TSEUNG KWAN O Hong Kong MARINE WORKS IN EX-WAN CHAI PUBLIC CARGO WORKING AREA BASIN Hong Kong MARCUS HOOK RANGE ROCK BLASTING OPERATIONS Delaware River, USA DREDGING AT TEMASEK FAIRWAY Singapore CONSTRUCTION OF NEW LANDING PONTOON & UPGRADING OF...
December 9th, 2016 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Kiel to host 2017 Para World Sailing Championships

Kiel to host 2017 Para World Sailing Championships
German sailor Heiko Kroger racing at the 2016 Kieler Woche- in the 2.4 Norlin OD Kiel, Germany has been selected by World Sailing to host the 2017 Para World Sailing Championships from 20-25 June during the world-renowned Kiel Week 2017. Kiel’s announcement as the host venue falls less than one...
December 5th, 2016 | Sailing, Sports | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  01-Dec-2016 LANDING ENDORSEMENT FOR SHIP CREW MEMBERS Sri Lanka LOCK CLOSURE FOR MAINTENANCE Kiel Canal, Germany IMMIGRATION FEE FOR JOINING CREW Yanbu, Saudi Arabia NEW DUES IN EFFECT Sabetta, Russia Landing endorsement for ship crew members Thursday, December 1, 2016, Sri...
December 1st, 2016 | Canals, Immigration, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Diana fixes “New Orleans” and “Melite” on period with Koch and Uniper respectively

Diana fixes “New Orleans” and “Melite” on period with Koch and Uniper respectively
DIANA SHIPPING INC. ANNOUNCES TIME CHARTER CONTRACTS FOR M/V NEW ORLEANS WITH KOCH AND M/V MELITE WITH UNIPER  ATHENS, GREECE, December 1, 2016 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that,...
December 1st, 2016 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Markets, News, Stock Markets | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  25-Nov-2016 45TH UAE NATIONAL DAY PUBLIC HOLIDAY Dubai, United Arab Emirates BERTH CLOSURE FOR FENDER REFURBISHMENT Broome, Australia LOCK CLOSURE FOR MAINTENANCE Kiel Canal, Germany 45th UAE National Day Public Holiday Friday, November 25, 2016, Dubai, United Arab Emirates On...
November 25th, 2016 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  23-Nov-2016 PIER RECONSTRUCTION WORK Novorossiysk, Russia RED ALERT ISSUED FOR HURRICANE OTTO Panama HURRICANE OTTO HEADING TOWARDS COSTA RICE & NICARAGUA Costa Rica & Nicaragua LOCK CLOSURE FOR MAINTENANCE Kiel Canal, Germany Pier reconstruction work Wednesday, November...
November 23rd, 2016 | Canals, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Humidity Management in Cargo Transport

Humidity Management in Cargo Transport
Uwe-Peter Schieder. Humidity Management in Cargo Transport  By James Brewer Waterborne cargo can contain too much of something that can ruin it – and that is, water. Close attention must be paid to the humidity thresholds that are crucial for the high-quality transport of goods. This is the message...
November 18th, 2016 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Marine Insurance | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  18-Nov-2016 PORT REQUIREMENTS WHEN DEPARTING SINGAPORE Singapore LOCK OUT OF SERVICE FOR MAINTENANCE Kiel Canal, Germany Port requirements when departing Singapore Friday, November 18, 2016, Singapore Owners, agents and masters of all vessels, including pleasure craft, recreational...
November 18th, 2016 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Bremenports wins ESPO Award 2016!

Bremenports wins ESPO Award 2016!
10 November 2016 – Yesterday, bremenports was awarded the ESPO Award 2016 in recognition of its strategies in safeguarding and further upgrading the nature and ecosystem in the port area (on land and/or waterside). The ESPO Award was handed out by DG MOVE’s Director General, Henrik Hololei,...
November 10th, 2016 | Associations, Awards, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  02-Nov-2016 INTERMODAL TERMINAL TO MOVE TO PORT Gothenburg, Sweden CHANGE OF SHIP’S INFORMATION Fujairah, United Arab Emirates LOCK TO CLOSE FOR MAINTENANCE WORKS Kiel Canal, Germany Intermodal terminal to move to port Wednesday, November 2, 2016, Gothenburg, Sweden Plans...
November 2nd, 2016 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Global Banks exposure to shipping

Global Banks exposure to shipping
Dr. Alec D. Coutroubis Is Global Banks’ Exposure to Global Shipping being neglected by markets? By: Dr Alec D Coutroubis & Dr Vince Hooper, Department of Applied Engineering and Management, University of Greenwich, Chatham Maritime, Kent. We see the major risk factors facing Global Shipping to...
October 28th, 2016 | Academia, Banking, Insight, Markets, Shipfinance | Read More

Whatever happened to the Capers… and geopolitics…?

Whatever happened to the Capers… and geopolitics…?
John Faraclas Another drop for the BDI (Baltic Dry Index) which lost 13 points – could be 13 for luck … per Agatha Cristie’s novel, now standing at 875 points, which is also 66 points down since last Friday’s (23/09) closing when the BDI stood at 941 points. As for the geopolitical issues, a...
September 30th, 2016 | Markets, News, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Hot Port news from GAC

Hot Port news from GAC
  28-Sep-2016 RELOCATION OF GOVERNMENT MOORING BUOYS Hong Kong MAINTENANCE WORKS COMPLETE Kiel Canal. Germany Relocation of Government Mooring Buoys Wednesday, September 28, 2016, Hong Kong Government Mooring Buoys (GMBs) at the following positions (WGS 84 Datum) will be relocated...
September 28th, 2016 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  24-Sep-2016 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 25 SEPTEMBER-8 OCTOBER 2016 Worldwide World Holidays: 25 September-8 October 2016 Saturday, September 24, 2016, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: Mon 26 Sep – Revolution Day (Yemen) Sat...
September 24th, 2016 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Dachser appoints Managing Director European Logistics Germany

Dachser appoints Managing Director European Logistics Germany
Alexander Tonn Kempten, 19 September, 2016. Dachser has promoted its Head of Contract Logistics, Alexander Tonn, to become the new Managing Director of European Logistics Germany. The 43-year old Tonn will take up his new position on January 1, 2017 to oversee business development of the 38 German...
September 19th, 2016 | Company Profiles, HR, Logistics, Person Profiles | Read More

Dubai Maritime Cluster Office leaves lasting impression of Dubai’s maritime leadership at SMM

Dubai Maritime Cluster Office leaves lasting impression of Dubai’s maritime leadership at SMM
5,500 plus companies work in maritime sector practicing 12,000 activities AED 14 billion size of the sector with more than 75,000 jobs Newly launched Office’s main priority is to make emirate one of world’s most competitive maritime clusters Strategic move to further local maritime sector strength...
September 15th, 2016 | Associations, Company Profiles, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

DMCA impresses at SMM 2016

Dubai’s role as a global hub for maritime proved to be a highlight of SMM 2016, as a result of Dubai Maritime City Authority (DMCA) participation in the key maritime event, held in Hamburg from September 5 to 9. Based in Germany, but attracting shipowners, decision makers and maritime pioneers from...
September 12th, 2016 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

HPA and DNV GL sign letter of intent for implementing green technologies on Hamburg’s fleet

HPA and DNV GL sign letter of intent for implementing green technologies on Hamburg’s fleet
DNV GL signed a letter of intent with the Hamburg Port Authority (HPA) at SMM today. From left to right* Hamburg, 9 September 2016 – DNV GL has signed a letter of intent with the Hamburg Port Authority (HPA) at SMM today. Claudia Flecken, Member of the HPA Executive Board, and Torsten Schramm, President...
September 9th, 2016 | Associations, Classification Societies, Energy, Environment, Events, Exhibitions, Ports & Terminals | Read More