Posts Tagged ‘Hong Kong’

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
26-May-2017 HONG KONG INTERNATIONAL DRAGON BOAT RACES 2017 Hong Kong REMOVAL OF UNDERWATER OBSTRUCTIONS IN KWUN TONG TYPHOON SHELTER Hong Kong ECDIS REQUIREMENTS UPDATE Australia INCREASED VIGILANCE IN THE MARITIME DOMAIN New England, United States PORT SERVICES NORMAL, UNAFFECTED BY...
May 26th, 2017 | Piracy and Terrorism, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Regulatory, Technical, Technology | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
25-May-2017 PORT WORKING HOURS DURING RAMADAN Yanbu, Saudi Arabia TYPHOON SEASON Hong Kong RAMADAN PORT WORKING HOURS Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates MARINE WORKS AT OIL TERMINAL, CHAI WAN Hong Kong UNDERWATER INSPECTION WORKS AND SUBMARINE CABLE LAYING OPERATIONS Hong Kong RAMADAN...
May 25th, 2017 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
24-May-2017 SUBMARINE OUTFALL INSPECTION WORKS OFF AP LEI CHAU Hong Kong PORT WORKING HOURS DURING RAMADAN Jubail, Saudi Arabia RAMADAN WORKING HOURS Damman, Saudi Arabia SECURITY PRESENCE INCREASED IN PUBLIC PLACES, ISPS LEVEL UNCHANGED Liverpool & Manchester, United Kingdom CREW...
May 24th, 2017 | Piracy and Terrorism, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port news from GAC
22-May-2017 SUBMARINE CABLE DUCT CONSTRUCTION WORKS Hong Kong INCREASES TO PORT TARIFFS Hodeidah, Yemen PORT CLOSURE Jubail, Saudi Arabia OPERATIONS SUSPENDED DUE TO HIGH WINDS King Abdul Aziz Port, Damman, Saudi Arabia Submarine cable duct construction works Monday, May 22,...
May 22nd, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
16-May-2017 VIADUCT CONSTRUCTION WORKS AT JUNK BAY Hong Kong DREDGING IN WESTERN DANGEROUS GOODS ANCHORAGE Hong Kong Viaduct construction works at Junk Bay Tuesday, May 16, 2017, Hong Kong For approximately 24 months, viaduct construction works will be carried out within the...
May 16th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hill Dickinson welcomes senior associate Pansy Tsang to its Hong Kong office

Hill Dickinson welcomes senior associate Pansy Tsang to its Hong Kong office
Pansy Tsang International commercial law firm Hill Dickinson has appointed senior associate Pansy Tsang to join its Hong Kong office. Joining from Szwina Pang, Edward Li & Co and previously Howse Williams Bowers, Pansy specialises in personal injury and employees’ compensation litigation in both...
May 15th, 2017 | Company Profiles, Legal, Person Profiles | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
12-May-2017 WITHDRAWAL OF PROPOSED RULE RELATING TO CUSTOMS APPLICATION OF THE JONES ACT United States ESTABLISHMENT OF TEMPORARY MOORING BUOY AT JUNK BAY Hong Kong REPLACEMENT OF WATER PIPELINE BETWEEN PENG CHAU AND SUNSHINE ISLAND Hong Kong Withdrawal of proposed rule relating...
May 12th, 2017 | Ports & Terminals | Read More

The BDI@1,005 – minus two is NOT the issue

The BDI@1,005 – minus two is NOT the issue
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost two points earlier on today and many analysts wonder why it’s minus as the other indices where…covering the difference – or is it a mathematical analysts’ index paradox…? The Geopolitics are more than messy and we insist for all to be on guard....
May 10th, 2017 | European Union, Markets, Military, News, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce, UN | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
02-May-2017 PIER RECONSTRUCTION WORKS Hong Kong Pier reconstruction works Tuesday, May 2, 2017, Hong Kong For approximately 16 months, reconstruction works for Sharp Island Pier will be carried out within the area bounded by straight lines joining the following co-ordinates...
May 2nd, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
28-Apr-2017 SCHEDULED CHANNEL CLOSURE FOR RIVERFEST Neches River, Port Neches TX, USA CONTINUOUS OPERATION OF A TEMPORARY WIND MONITORING STATION Hong Kong DREDGING IN HUNG HOM FAIRWAY Hong Kong REPAIRS TO DOLPHINS IN TO KWA WAN TYPHOON SHELTER Hong Kong LOCK CHAMBER TO CLOSE FOR REPAIRS Kiel...
April 28th, 2017 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
24-Apr-2017 INSTALLATION OF PRECAST UNITS Hong Kong CAPPING OF MUD PITS Hong Kong Installation of precast units Monday, April 24, 2017, Hong Kong For approximately 6 weeks, marine works involving installation of precast units will be carried out in the following areas at the...
April 24th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
20-Apr-2017 PROHIBITION OF VESSELS Singapore MARINE WORKS SOUTH-EAST OF HONG KONG INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT Hong Kong Prohibition of vessels Thursday, April 20, 2017, Singapore Vessels will be prohibited from transiting, anchoring or remaining in an area off Changi East from 0600...
April 20th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
17-Apr-2017 WATER SAFETY DAY AT REPULSE BAY AND SOUTH BAY Hong Kong COAST GUARD CHIEF WARNS OF POSSIBLE MINES IN NAVIGATIONAL CHANNEL Zuqar, Yemen NEW CHARGING STRUCTURE FOR VESSEL & CARGO DUES Ras Tanura, Saudi Arabia Water Safety Day at Repulse Bay and South Bay Monday,...
April 17th, 2017 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Piracy and Terrorism, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
07-Apr-2017 YACHT RACE FROM HONG KONG TO THE PHILIPPINES Hong Kong WIRE MOORING ROPES Gladstone, Australia Yacht race from Hong Kong to the Philippines Friday, April 7, 2017, Hong Kong A yacht race from Hong Kong to the Philippines will take place from 12 April 2017 (Wednesday)...
April 7th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Sports, Yachting | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
04-Apr-2017 MARINE WORKS AT TSEUNG KWAN O Hong Kong POST TC DEBBIE STATUS UPDATE Queensland, Australia NEW VESSEL REPORTING REQUIREMENT FOR WESTBOUND TRAFFIC Kiel Canal, Germany Marine works at Tseung Kwan O Tuesday, April 4, 2017, Hong Kong For approximately 20 months, marine...
April 4th, 2017 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
03-Apr-2017 OPENING OF CENTRAL MARINE OFFICE Hong Kong AMENDED PORT NAVIGATION DEPTHS Hay Point/Dalrymple Bay, Australia DREDGING IN NORTH-WESTERN CORNER OF KWAI TSING CONTAINER BASIN Hong Kong Opening of Central Marine Office Monday, April 3, 2017, Hong Kong The Central...
April 3rd, 2017 | Ports & Terminals | 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
30-Mar-2017 PLANNED CLOSURE FOR SCHEDULED EVENTS Bosphorus, Turkey LOCKS LANE OUTAGE & THE TRANSIT RESERVATION SYSTEM Panama Canal, Panama ANCHORAGE CLOSED Port Kembla, Australia REPAIRS TO DOLPHINS IN TYPHOON SHELTER Hong Kong Planned closure for scheduled events Thursday,...
March 30th, 2017 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
22-Mar-2017 TROPICAL LOW 22U – UPDATE 3 Dampier/Port Walcott/Port Hedland, Australia THREE-RUNWAY SYSTEM INSTALLATION OF SUBMARINE CABLE WORKS Hong Kong NEW PORTS TARIFF South Africa WATER SHORTAGES Cape Town/Saldanha Bay/Mossel Bay, South Africa Tropical low 22U – Update...
March 22nd, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  21-Mar-2017 MARINE WORKS FOR CONSTRUCTION OF THREE-RUNWAY SYSTEM NORTH OF AIRPORT Hong Kong UPCOMING LOCKS LANE OUTAGES Panama Canal, Panama TROPICAL LOW 22U UPDATE 2 Dampier & Port Walcott, Australia Marine works for construction of three-runway...
March 21st, 2017 | Canals, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
15-Mar-2017 OFFSHORE YACHT RACE Hong Kong TEMPORARY WIND MONITORING STATION Hong Kong NAVAL CELEBRATIONS Dardanelles, Turkey Offshore Yacht Race Wednesday, March 15, 2017, Hong Kong An offshore yacht race will take place from 18 March 2017 (Saturday) to 19 March 2017 (Sunday)....
March 15th, 2017 | Anniversaries, Canals, Inland Waterways, Ports & Terminals, Sailing, Sports | Read More

Fleet Management Limited selects Inmarsat’s Fleet Xpress

Fleet Management Limited selects Inmarsat’s Fleet Xpress
One of the world’s largest independent ship managers selects Fleet Xpress 15 March 2017: Inmarsat’s (LSE:ISAT.L) Fleet Xpress, which delivers game-changing maritime connectivity, has been specified by Hong Kong-based Fleet Management Limited, one of global shipping’s largest independent third-party...
March 15th, 2017 | IT and Communications, Shipmanagement | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
14-Mar-2017 MARINE WORKS OFF TSIM SHA TSUI Hong Kong Marine Works off Tsim Sha Tsui Tuesday, March 14, 2017, Hong Kong For approximately 22 months, marine works involving demolition and reconstruction of deck structure will be carried out within the area bounded by straight...
March 14th, 2017 | Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
13-Mar-2017 SUBMARINE CABLE REPAIR WORKS SOUTH OF SHA CHAU Hong Kong MARINE WORKS EAST OF HONG KONG INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT Hong Kong STRONG WINDS HALT PORT MOVEMENTS Dammam, Saudi Arabia Submarine cable repair works south of Sha Chau Monday, March 13, 2017, Hong Kong For...
March 13th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Diana Containerships reactivates “Pucon” on period fixture with OOCL

Diana Containerships reactivates “Pucon” on period fixture with OOCL
DIANA CONTAINERSHIPS INC. ANNOUNCES THE REACTIVATION AND  THE TIME CHARTER CONTRACT FOR M/V PUCON WITH OOCL ATHENS, GREECE, March 13, 2017 – Diana Containerships Inc. (NASDAQ: DCIX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of containerships, today announced that...
March 13th, 2017 | Chartering, Containers, Markets | Read More