Posts Tagged ‘Houston’

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 08-May-2019 RELOCATION OF NAVIGATION CHANNEL BUOY Hong Kong STRONG CURRENTS IN SHIP CHANNEL Houston, United States Relocation of navigation channel buoy Wednesday, May 8, 2019, Hong Kong The navigation channel buoy “3” at Aberdeen South Typhoon Shelter has been relocated about...
May 8th, 2019 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Jonathan Zier joins Crowley Offshore Services Team providing Tug and Barge Solutions

Jonathan Zier joins Crowley Offshore Services Team providing Tug and Barge Solutions
Jonathan Zier Jonathan Zier Joins Crowley Offshore Services Team Providing Tug and Barge Solutions (HOUSTON, Texas; May 1, 2019) ­– To provide a more personalized interface for customers in need of tugs, barges and offshore project services in the Gulf of Mexico and internationally, Crowley Maritime...
May 1st, 2019 | Consumers Market, Person Profiles, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
09-Apr-2019 PORT LIMITS SUSPENSION Singapore PROHIBITED ANCHORING OUTSIDE DESIGNATED ANCHORAGES Singapore SEISMIC EXPLORATION Marmara Sea, Turkey RESPONSE TO CHEMICAL FIRE AT ITC DEER PARK, UPPER HOUSTON SHIP CHANNEL (UPDATE) Houston, United States Port limits suspension Tuesday, April 9, 2019, Singapore The...
April 9th, 2019 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port news from GAC

Hot Port news from GAC
04-Apr-2019 STATUS REPORT UPDATE AFTER ITC DEER PARK CHEMICAL FIRE Houston, United States CORAL SURVEY AT YAM TSAI WAN, NORTH OF LANTAU ISLAND Hong Kong TEMPORARY LOADING FACILITY IN KWUN TONG TYPHOON SHELTER Hong Kong Status report update after ITC Deer Park chemical fire Thursday, April 4, 2019, Houston,...
April 4th, 2019 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
29-Mar-2019 MOORING & UNMOORING OF VESSELS OFF PULAU TEKONG Singapore RECLAMATION WORK AT PULAU TEKONG Singapore MARINE SITE INVESTIGATION AT GOLD COAST YACHT & COUNTRY CLUB Hong Kong YACHT RACE FROM HONG KONG TO THE PHILIPPINES Hong Kong VESSEL DECONTAMINATION AFTER ITC DEER PARK CHEMICAL FIRE...
March 29th, 2019 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

WOC-Kelley Drye Ocean and Waterways Conference, Houston, 8 Marc

WOC-Kelley Drye Ocean and Waterways Conference, Houston, 8 Marc
WOC AND LAW FIRM KELLEY DRYE COLLABORATE TO PRESENT OCEAN AND WATERWAYS CONFERENCE World Ocean Council and Kelley Drye Team Up to Convene Ocean and Waterway Industries Around Risk and Sustainable Development, Houston, 8 March 7 February 2019 – The WOC-Kelley Drye Ocean and Waterways Conference...
February 7th, 2019 | Climate, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Oceanology, Pollution | Read More

Alfa Laval expands its PureBallast 3 training programme with three new sites for crew training

Alfa Laval expands its PureBallast 3 training programme with three new sites for crew training
Martin Melin, Technical Communicator Compliance in ballast water treatment depends on crew knowledge as well as the ballast water treatment system itself. To help customers secure the needed competence, Alfa Laval is expanding its Alfa Laval PureBallast 3 training programme with crew training in Houston,...
February 6th, 2019 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Education and Training, News, Pollution, Technical, Technology | Read More

Thuraya brings its IoT/M2M capabilities to OILCOMM 2018

Thuraya brings its IoT/M2M capabilities to OILCOMM 2018
Dubai, 1 October 2018:  Thuraya Telecommunications Company will be taking part in OilComm 2018, the event where energy and maritime professionals come to learn about cutting-edge communications and network solutions and interact with experts in the field. Delegates to the two-day event in Houston, Texas...
October 1st, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Hot Pot News from GAC

04-May-2018 PILOTS SEEK STAKEHOLDER INPUT Houston, United States Pilots seek stakeholder input Friday, May 4, 2018, Houston, United States The Houston Pilots will hold a Tariff Revision Workshop on May 17 to seek stakeholder input on proposed revisions to the Houston Pilots tariff. Based on input received...
May 4th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

InterDam accelerates growth with new office opening in Houston

InterDam accelerates growth with new office opening in Houston
Christa Klein will head up InterDam’s office in Houston A new office expansion will enable InterDam to accelerate growth in the US Onshore and Offshore Industry and Renewable Sectors. InterDam, leading supplier of Fire and Blast resistant architectural products for refineries, Oil & Gas Platforms...
April 24th, 2018 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy | Read More

IMCA appoints Helix Well Ops executive to its board

IMCA appoints Helix Well Ops executive to its board
Steve Sheppard Steve Sheppard joins IMCA Governing Board The international Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) is pleased to confirm the appointment of Stephen Sheppard to its Governing Board. Mr Sheppard is the Diving Manager at Helix Well Ops (U.K.) Ltd, which has been a strong supporter of IMCA...
April 4th, 2018 | Associations, Communication, Company Profiles, HR, Person Profiles | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  08-Sep-2017 NEW PILOTAGE DUES Novorossiysk, Russia POST-HARVEY RESTRICTIONS SUMMARY Houston, United States PORT CONDITION X-RAY SET, YANKEE AND ZULU EXPECTED LATER TODAY Port Everglades, United States SAFETY ZONE ESTABLISHED FOR PARTIALLY SUNKEN VESSEL Intracoastal Waterway, United States New...
September 8th, 2017 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Falling Dry Market; Wet “re-surfacing”… and Geopolitical Blues…

Falling Dry Market; Wet “re-surfacing”… and Geopolitical Blues…
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) despite a short lived “rebound” fell six points since last Friday and now reads 1,203. The Wets due to the Geopolitical and Natural disaster events are on the rise. Geopolitics might take a sour turn… John Faraclas daily recap: After a long weekend coupled...
August 29th, 2017 | Dry Bulkcarriers, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Insight, Markets, News, Reports, Shipping Indices, Short-sea shipping, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  25-Aug-2017 DESIGNATED BUNKERING AREAS IN CANAL WATERS Panama Canal, Panama CANOE RACE Hong Kong VESSEL BOARDINGS SUSPENDED Houston, United States BOARDINGS SUSPENDED AT SB BUOY Beaumont/Port Arthur, United States PORT CONDITION ZULU SET AS HARVEY STRENGTHENS Houston, United States Designated...
August 25th, 2017 | Bunkering, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Rowing, Sports, Weather | Read More

OTC 2017: VIKING fields new offshore safety solutions to protect people and business

OTC 2017: VIKING fields new offshore safety solutions to protect people and business
PS4191 Anti-Exposure suit, offshore 1 This year’s Offshore Technology Conference (OTC 2017) in Houston will see VIKING present bold and innovative products and solutions that make thinking beyond traditional offshore safety choices a wise move in terms of both safety and efficiency. Esbjerg, Denmark,...
May 1st, 2017 | Health and Safety, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Safety and Security, Technical, Technology | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
17-Mar-2017 SHIP CHANNEL BLOCKED Houston, USA Ship channel blocked Friday, March 17, 2017, Houston, USA Vessel transits between lights 34 and 50 in the Houston Ship Channel were halted at 1234 hours local time yesterday (16 March), due to a ship which has lost propulsion blocking...
March 17th, 2017 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Rivertrace presents new product at the OTC exhibition

Rivertrace presents new product at the OTC exhibition
Smart PFM 107 Oil-in-Water Monitor UK-based Rivertrace will be show casing its new Smart PFM 107 Oil-in-Water Monitor, at booth 501 of the Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) from 1-4 May 2017 in Houston, Texas. Currently undergoing sea trials in the Norwegian North Sea Sector, the monitor measures...
February 27th, 2017 | Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Oceanology, Technical, Technology | 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

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  07-Dec-2016 BERTHING PERMISSIONS CONFIRMED FOLLOWING DISPUTE RESOLUTION Derince, Turkey SHIPPING CHANNEL TRAFFIC RESTRICTIONS Houston, TX, USA Berthing permissions confirmed following dispute resolution Wednesday, December 7, 2016, Derince, Turkey After the dispute between...
December 7th, 2016 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  03-Oct-2016 TEMPORARY LOADING FACILITY AT FORMER AIRPORT RUNWAY Hong Kong BAYPORT SHIP CHANNEL RESTRICTIONS Houston, TX, United States PORT CONDITION WHISKEY SET AS HURRICANE MATTHEWS CONTINUES ON TRACK Port Everglades, Florida, USA Temporary loading facility at former airport...
October 3rd, 2016 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  06-Sep-2016 INSTALLATION OF TURBIDITY CURTAINS AT BEDOCK CANAL Singapore WITHDRAWAL OF NON-TAX REVENUE (PNBP) NAVIGATION SERVICE FOR VTS Merak, Indonesia HOUSTON CHANNEL CLOSED DUE TO VESSEL FIRE Houston, USA Installation of turbidity curtains at Bedock Canal Tuesday, September...
September 6th, 2016 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Taxation | Read More

Pacific Drilling selects GAC for warehouse partnership in U.S.

Pacific Drilling selects GAC for warehouse partnership in U.S.
GAC and Pacific Drilling staff gather at an open house to showcase the new centralized warehouse in Houston. Houston,  13 July 2016   – Through its long-standing relationship with GAC worldwide, Pacific Drilling has appointed GAC North America – Logistics to provide centralized warehousing and...
July 13th, 2016 | Energy, Logistics | Read More

Hot Port news from GAC

Hot Port news from GAC
  07-Jul-2016 LOCK CHAMBER TO CLOSE FOR MAINTENANCE Kiel Canal, Germany MAXIMUM LENGTH AT DOCK INCREASED Haldia, India CITY DOCK DRAFT RESTRICTIONS Houston, USA PARTIAL BLOCKAGE OF RIVER Mobile, USA SUBMARINE OUTFALL INSPECTION WORKS OFF WAN CHAI Hong Kong Lock chamber to close...
July 7th, 2016 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

The American Club reports solid progress in 2015…

The American Club reports solid progress in 2015…
Joe Hughes THE AMERICAN CLUB REPORTS SOLID PROGRESS IN 2015 DESPITE A DIFFICULT BUSINESS CLIMATE International P&I insurer maintains positive trends into 2016 membership risk profile continues to develop favorably retained claims for 2015 at multi-year low moderate Pool exposures Eagle Ocean Marine...
June 24th, 2016 | Company Profiles, Insurance and Reinsurance, Marine Insurance, News, P and I Clubs | Read More

Crowley to launch weekly LCL shipping service from Houston to 33 port destinations…

Crowley to launch weekly LCL shipping service from Houston to 33 port destinations…
Houston LCL Crowley to Launch Weekly LCL Shipping Service from Houston to 33 Port Destinations in the Caribbean from the 1st of July (HOUSTON, Texas; June 20, 2016) Crowley Maritime Corporation announced today that it will begin offering weekly, fixed-day, less-than-container-load (LCL) shipping services from...
June 23rd, 2016 | Associations, Liner Shipping and Trade, Logistics, Ports & Terminals | Read More