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Hot Port News from GAC 04-Feb-2020 NOVEL CORONAVIRUS Q&A China USE OF SCRUBBER AND FUEL IN TURKISH WATERS Turkey HANDLING OF THE CORONAVIRUS Gothenburg, Sweden Novel Coronavirus Q&A Tuesday, February 4, 2020, China GAC China has prepared a list of answers to questions related to the current...
February 4th, 2020 | Emissions, Environment, Health and Safety, Pollution, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC 28-Jan-2020 RISE IN RAIL TRAFFIC BOOSTS CONTAINER VOLUMES Gothenburg, Sweden NEW YEAR HOLIDAY EXTENDED China AUTHORITIES IMPLEMENT CORONAVIRUS MEASURES Turkey Rise in rail traffic boosts container volumes Tuesday, January 28, 2020, Gothenburg, Sweden Newly published Port of Gothenburg...
January 28th, 2020 | Holidays, Land Trasnport, Medical, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Rail | Read More

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12-Nov-2018 NEW TERMINAL CONSTRUCTION UNDERWAY Gothenburg, Sweden NEW TERMINAL CONSTRUCTION UNDERWAY Gothenburg, Sweden PROHIBITION ON VESSELS ANCHORING IN THE DEMARCATED AREAS WITHIN THE EASTERN AND EASTERN HOLDING C ANCHORAGES, AND ENHANCED SECURITY MEASURES FROM 13 TO 15 NOV 2018 Singapore New terminal...
November 12th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

New methanol engine ready for the marine market

New methanol engine ready for the marine market
JAX GreenPilot Within the frame of the GreenPilot project, Gothenburg-based ScandiNAOS AB has developed the marine methanol engine concepts. The spark ignited methanol engine that has been installed and tested in the Swedish Pilot boat “GreenPilot” has now been followed by a compression ignited methanol...
September 4th, 2018 | Bunkering, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
24-Aug-2018 MARKED RECOVERY IN CONTAINER VOLUMES Gothenburg, Sweden SAFETY ZONE FOR FIREWORKS DISPLAY Lower Mississippi River, United States HURRICANE LANE MOVING NORTH, CATASTROPHIC FLOODING ON BIG ISLAND Hawaii, United States Marked recovery in container volumes Friday, August 24, 2018, Gothenburg,...
August 24th, 2018 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Weather | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
  12-Jul-2018 TESTING OF AUV OFF SMALL CRAFT ANCHORAGE ‘A’ Singapore MARINE SITE INVESTIGATION AT DISCOVERY BAY MARINA CLUB  Hong Kong TRIMMING OF UNDERWATER HIGH SPOTS SOUTH OF SHEK KWU CHAU Hong Kong PORT AUTHORITY EXTENDS AND RENEWS PORT TARIFF ENVIRONMENT DISCOUNTS Gothenburg,...
July 12th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
  19-Feb-2018 CONSTRUCTION OF LAND-BASED LNG FACILITY UNDERWAY  Gothenburg, Sweden PORT OPERATIONS LARGELY UNAFFECTED AS CYCLONE MAKES LAND FALL  Australia REPAIRS TO LIGHT BEACON OFF ADAMASTA CHANNEL Hong Kong RESTRICTED ANCHORING ADJACENT TO UAE EAST COAST TERRITORIAL WATERS Fujairah,...
February 19th, 2018 | Construction, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
  20-Dec-2017 GOETHALS BRIDGE DEMOLITION OPERATIONS (REVISION NO.6) New York, United States NO CHANGE TO PORT TARIFF FOR 2018 Gothenburg, Sweden Goethals Bridge demolition operations (Revision No.6) Wednesday, December 20, 2017, New York, United States KWMJV/R.E. Pierson Construction...
December 20th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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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

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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

The Swedish Club appoints three ew Board Members in its 145th Year

The Swedish Club appoints three ew Board Members in its 145th Year
Lars Rhodin, Managing Director, The Swedish Club Lars Rhodin, Managing Director of The Swedish Club, announced three new appointments to the board during the Club’s 2017 AGM held in Gothenburg on Thursday 15 June – the 145th since The Swedish Club was established in 1872. Representing a cross...
June 19th, 2017 | Company Profiles, P and I Clubs, Person Profiles | Read More

Mass rescue conference highlights capability gaps and importance of planning

Mass rescue conference highlights capability gaps and importance of planning
Dr. Doumbia-Henry Dr Cleopatra Doumbia-Henry, President, World Maritime University, delivers keynote speech More must be done to emphasis the importance of maritime mass rescue operation planning to identify and meet gaps in search and rescue (SAR) response capability. This was part of the message delivered...
June 16th, 2017 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Health and Safety, Maritime Accidents, Person Profiles, Safety and Security, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
31-Mar-2017 TIN HAU FESTIVAL – TAI MIU WAN (JOSS HOUSE BAY) Hong Kong APM TERMINALS INVEST A FURTHER 26 MILLION EUROS Gothenburg, Sweden CAISSON TOWING OPERATIONS AT TUAS RECLAMATION AREA Singapore RE-ARRANGEMENT OF PASSAGE AREA IN CAUSEWAY BAY TYPHOON SHELTER Hong Kong MARINE WORKS...
March 31st, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
29-Mar-2017 NEW RULES FOR 96-HOURS ONLINE VISA Fujairah, United Arab Emirates ANCHORAGE CLOSED DUE TO ADVERSE WEATHER Port Kembla, Australia DREDGING SPOILS USED TO BUILD NEW FREIGHT TERMINAL Gothenburg, Sweden New rules for 96-hours online visa Wednesday, March 29, 2017, Fujairah,...
March 29th, 2017 | Immigration, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

The Swedish Club Welcomes the World*

The Swedish Club Welcomes the World*
A group photo from the WMU visit at the Swedish Club’s HQs Members of the World Maritime University enjoyed a whistle stop tour of the marine insurance realm when they visited The Swedish Club’s headquarters in Gothenburg last week. Twenty students from countries around the world spent the day...
March 7th, 2017 | Events, Maritime Education and Training, P and I Clubs | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
16-Feb-2017 NEW LOCATION FOR CRUISE SHIPS IN 2018 Gothenburg, Sweden WEATHER CONDITIONS CONTINUE TO DISRUPT PORT OPS Jubail, Saudi Arabia MARINE SITE INVESTIGATION OFF PAK MONG, LANTAU ISLAND Hong Kong New location for cruise ships in 2018 Thursday, February 16, 2017, Gothenburg,...
February 16th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
15-Feb-2017 GROWING NUMBER OF VESSELS RECEIVE ENVIRONMENTAL DISCOUNT Gothenburg, Sweden Growing number of vessels receive environmental discount Wednesday, February 15, 2017, Gothenburg, Sweden Last year, one in three ships at the Port of Gothenburg received an environmental...
February 15th, 2017 | Emissions, Environment, Oceanology, Oil Spill, Pollution, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
14-Feb-2017 RISE IN FREIGHT VOLUMES Gothenburg, Sweden Rise in freight volumes Tuesday, February 14, 2017, Gothenburg, Sweden Freight volumes at the Port of Gothenburg rose by almost three million tonnes in 2016 – up from 38.2 million tonnes in 2015 to 40.9 million tonnes...
February 14th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Trade and Commerce | Read More

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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

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Hot Port News from GAC
  30-Sep-2016 FIRST SHIP TO BUNKER LNG AT PORT Gothenburg, Sweden MATTHEW STRENGTHENS TO MAJOR HURRICANE OVER CARIBBEAN SEA Colombia/Venezuela/Aruba First ship to bunker LNG at port Friday, September 30, 2016, Gothenburg, Sweden A green milestone is reached in the Port of Gothenburg....
September 30th, 2016 | Bunkering, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, LNG, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Technical, Technology, Weather | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
  06-Jul-2016 GROUNDED VESSEL REFLOATED Suez Canal, Egypt NEW RAIL SHUTTLE BETWEEN GOTHENBURG AND KARLSHAMN Gothenburg, Sweden SUPER TYPHOON NEPARTAK Taiwan Grounded vessel refloated Wednesday, July 6, 2016, Suez Canal, Egypt The vessel that ran aground in the Suez Canal yesterday...
July 6th, 2016 | Canals, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Groundings, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Could you handle a major PR crisis? Asks the Swedish Club

Could you handle a major PR crisis? Asks the Swedish Club
Julian Bray, Editor-In-Chief, Tradewinds speaking, Alongside him are Martin Baxendale, Managing Director MTI Network, Roger Harrabin, Environmental Analyst. BBC News, Sean Moloney, Managing Director, Elaborate Communications, Rob Grool, Director of Fleet Managament, Vroon If your ship sinks, can you...
June 16th, 2016 | Associations, Claims, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Events, Groundings, Health and Safety, HR, Marine Insurance, Maritime Accidents, P and I Clubs, Safety and Security, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
  26-May-2016 INTERNATIONAL DRAGON BOAT RACES 2016 Hong Kong NEW RAIL BRIDGE Gothenburg, Sweden SUSPENSION OF THIRD DRAFT RESTRICTION Panama Canal, Panama MAXIMUM DRAFT FOR ANCHORAGE A Houston TX, USA International Dragon Boat Races 2016 Thursday, May 26, 2016, Hong Kong The...
May 26th, 2016 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Rail | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
  25-May-2016 NEW RECOMMENDED DRAFTS AT SEAWAY TERMINALS Freeport TX, USA PORT OPS UNAFFECTED BY QUAKE Yemen NEW PORT ENTRANCE OPENED Gothenburg, Sweden New recommended drafts at Seaway terminals Wednesday, May 25, 2016, Freeport TX, USA Effective immediately, the Brazos Pilots...
May 25th, 2016 | Associations, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

The Swedish Club provides a guide through the marine insurance maze

The Swedish Club provides a guide through the marine insurance maze
From the latest Marine Insurance Course, which took place at the Club’s head office in Gothenburg The Swedish Club has once again extended a hand to the insurance industry; sharing its in-depth experience with insurance professionals at the latest Marine Insurance Course, which took place at the Club’s...
May 18th, 2016 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Marine Insurance, Maritime Education and Training, P and I Clubs | Read More