Posts Tagged ‘Hong Kong’

Hot Port News from GAC

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
  16-Feb-2018 SUBMARINE OUTFALL INSPECTION WORKS OFF BLACK POINT POWER STATION  Hong Kong PORTS ON CYCLONE WATCH/ALERT  North West Coast, Australia CHANNEL CLOSURES DUE TO FOG US Gulf, United States Submarine outfall inspection works off Black Point Power Station Friday, February 16,...
February 16th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
  13-Feb-2018 ANCHORING OF VESSELS OFF TUAS VIEW EXTENSION Singapore SAFE NAVIGATION IN POOR VISIBILITY  Hong Kong Anchoring of vessels off Tuas View Extension Tuesday, February 13, 2018, Singapore During the period [up to 25 June 2018], bulk carriers will be transiting the Sinki Fairway...
February 13th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

ABS Hosts Propulsion Systems Optimization and Approval Seminar in Hong Kong

ABS Hosts Propulsion Systems Optimization and Approval Seminar in Hong Kong
Dr. Chris Leontopoulos, ABS Technology Manager during his presentation ABS Hong Kong hosted a seminar on “Propulsion Systems Optimization and Approval” last November as part of Hong Kong Maritime Week activities. The aim of the seminar was to increase the participants’ awareness of the significant...
February 9th, 2018 | Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Hot Port news from GAC

Hot Port news from GAC
                                                                                                                                  06-Feb-2018 Hong Kong – Withdrawal of Light Buoy With effect from 5 February 2018, the light buoy...
February 6th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Diana fixes panamax “Selina” on period t/c with BG Shipping

Diana fixes panamax “Selina” on period t/c with BG Shipping
Diana Shipping Inc. Announces Direct Continuation of Time Charter Contract for m/v Selina with BG Shipping ATHENS, GREECE, February 5, 2018 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that, through...
February 5th, 2018 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, News, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  01-Feb-2018 OPENING OF CENTRAL MARINE OFFICE AND CLOSING OF PUBLIC CARGO WORKING AREAS DURING CHINESE NEW YEAR Hong Kong 2018 LUNAR NEW YEAR FIREWORKS DISPLAY Hong Kong TRANSFER OF PERSONNEL/CREW BETWEEN VESSELS Algoa Bay, South Africa Opening of Central Marine Office and closing...
February 1st, 2018 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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  31-Jan-2018 YACHT RACE FROM HONG KONG TO AUCKLAND Hong Kong SUSPENSION OF VESSEL TRAFFIC Turkish Straits, Turkey Yacht Race from Hong Kong to Auckland Wednesday, January 31, 2018, Hong Kong A yacht race will take place from Hong Kong to Auckland, New Zealand on 7 February...
January 31st, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
  26-Jan-2018 CAPPING OF MUD PITS NORTH OF AIRPORT Hong Kong Capping of mud pits north of airport Friday, January 26, 2018, Hong Kong For approximately 39 months, marine works involving capping of mud pits and trimming works will be carried out [north of the Hong Kong International...
January 26th, 2018 | Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
  25-Jan-2018 AROUND THE ISLAND YACHT RACE Hong Kong CHANGE TO SEASONAL ICE PROCEDURE STATUS Delaware Bay & River, United States COAL TRAIN DERAILMENT Gladstone, Australia STEVEDORES TO STOP WORK AS PART OF PROTEST Finland Around the Island Yacht Race Thursday, January 25,...
January 25th, 2018 | Labour Disputes, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Sports, Weather | Read More

Diana Shipping announces “Dione’s” period t/c fixture with Ausca

Diana Shipping announces “Dione’s” period t/c fixture with Ausca
ATHENS, GREECE, January 22, 2018 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that, through a separate wholly-owned subsidiary, it has entered into a time charter contract with Ausca Shipping Limited,...
January 22nd, 2018 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, News | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
  19-Jan-2018 AMENDED DEPTHS IN DEPARTURE CHANNEL & BERTHS Hay Point, Australia PORT DREDGING UNDERWAY Bundaberg, Australia RELOCATION & REMOVAL OF GOVERNMENT MOORING BUOYS Hong Kong Amended depths in departure channel & berths Friday, January 19, 2018, Hay Point, Australia Mariners...
January 19th, 2018 | Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
  16-Jan-2018 ANCHORAGE CLOSED TO SHIPPING Port Kembla, Australia DREDGING AT KWAI TSING CONTAINER TERMINAL 8 WEST Hong Kong SUSPENSION DUE TO WEATHER Beaumont, United States Anchorage closed to shipping Tuesday, January 16, 2018, Port Kembla, Australia Following notification...
January 16th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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Hot Port news from GAC
  12-Jan-2018 HEAVY LIFT & SEMI-SUBMERSIBLE/HEAVY LIFT VESSELS Suez Canal, Egypt JOYCE DECLARED CATEGORY 1 CYCLONE Australia PORTS PREPARE FOR CYCLONE Port Hedland, Dampier & Broome, Australia ESTABLISHMENT OF SILT CURTAIN AT RAMBLER CHANNEL Hong Kong Heavy Lift & Semi-submersible/Heavy...
January 12th, 2018 | Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
  11-Jan-2018 MARINE SITE INVESTIGATION AT CASTLE PEAK BAY Hong Kong PORTS PREPARE FOR TROPICAL CYCLONE JOYCE Port Hedland, Dampier & Broome, Australia MARITIME PIRACY & ARMED ROBBERY REACHES 22-YEAR LOW, SAYS IMB REPORT Worldwide FOG AND POOR VISIBILITY IN THE BOSPHORUS Turkish...
January 11th, 2018 | Piracy and Terrorism, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
  02-Jan-2018 TEMPORARY CLOSURE OF LANDING STEPS NO 1 OF KOWLOON PUBLIC PIER Hong Kong RE-ESTABLISHMENT OF LIGHT BUOY “AIRPORT 1” TO THE EAST OF HONG KONG INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT Hong Kong PIPELINE INSTALLATION WORKS AT SHA CHAU Hong Kong DREDGING OPERATIONS AT KWAI TSING CONTAINER TERMINAL...
January 2nd, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port news from GAC

Hot Port news from GAC
  28-Dec-2017 OPENING OF CENTRAL MARINE OFFICE Hong Kong RE-ESTABLISHMENT OF LIGHT BUOY Hong Kong Opening of Central Marine Office Thursday, December 28, 2017, Hong Kong The Central Marine Office on 3/F., Harbour Building, 38 Pier Road, Central, Hong Kong will be opened from...
December 28th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
  27-Dec-2017 NEW YEAR COUNTDOWN CELEBRATION Hong Kong REVISED SANITARY DUES Turkey PORT OPERATIONS RESUMED Dammam, Saudi Arabia PORT REOPENED Jubail, Saudi Arabia REVISED STRUCTURE FOR TUG DUES AND CHARGES Novorossiysk, Russia TEMPORARY SAFETY ZONE TO BE ESTABLISHED Lower Mississippi...
December 27th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  15-Dec-2017 MARINE WORKS AT SOUTH-WESTERN CORNER OF CAUSEWAY BAY TYPHOON SHELTER Hong Kong PORT TO CLOSE ON CHRISTMAS DAY & NEW YEAR’S DAY Port Kembla, Australia Marine Works at South-western Corner of Causeway Bay Typhoon Shelter Friday, December 15, 2017, Hong Kong For...
December 15th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  14-Dec-2017 SUBMARINE OUTFALL INSPECTION WORKS OFF CHEUNG CHAU TYPHOON SHELTER Hong Kong Submarine Outfall Inspection Works off Cheung Chau Typhoon Shelter Thursday, December 14, 2017, Hong Kong For approximately 2 weeks, submarine outfall inspection works will be carried...
December 14th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  12-Dec-2017 SEAWALL REINSTATEMENT WORKS AT LEI YUE MUN Hong Kong TRIMMING OF UNDERWATER HIGH SPOTS SOUTH OF SHEK KWU CHAU Hong Kong TANKERS FACING BERTHING DELAYS Dongying,China OILFIELDS SERVICES TERMINAL AT MINA FREE PORT Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates Seawall reinstatement...
December 12th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  11-Dec-2017 SUBMARINE OUTFALL INSPECTION WORKS OFF SAI KUNG Hong Kong DAILY NEOPANAMAX VESSEL RESERVATIONS INCREASED Panama Canal, Panama Submarine outfall inspection works off Sai Kung Monday, December 11, 2017, Hong Kong For approximately 3 weeks, submarine outfall inspection...
December 11th, 2017 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  07-Dec-2017 SUBMARINE OUTFALL INSPECTION WORKS OFF SIU SAI WAN Hong Kong GOETHALS BRIDGE DEMOLITION New York, United States TERMINAL RECEIVAL/DELIVERY DURING CHRISTMAS/NEW YEAR Port Kembla, Australia Submarine outfall inspection works off Siu Sai Wan Thursday, December 7, 2017,...
December 7th, 2017 | Ports & Terminals | Read More

Diana Shipping announces period t/c for caper “Boston”

Diana Shipping announces period t/c  for caper “Boston”
Diana Shipping Inc. Announces Time Charter Contract for m/v Boston ATHENS, GREECE, December 7, 2017 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that, through a separate wholly-owned subsidiary,...
December 7th, 2017 | Chartering, Fixtures, Markets, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  06-Dec-2017 HEIGHT RESTRICTED AREAS FOR SOUTHERN CONNECTION OF TUEN MUN-CHEK LAP KOK LINK Hong Kong HEIGHT RESTRICTED AREAS AND SPECIAL AREAS FOR HONG KONG LINK ROAD Hong Kong MARITIME CREW VISA PROCESSING OVER CHRISTMAS/NEW YEAR PERIOD Australia Height Restricted Areas for Southern...
December 6th, 2017 | Port Conditions | Read More