Posts Tagged ‘Netherlands’

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 25-Nov-2019 PILOTAGE ALLOWANCE AMENDMENT Aden, Yemen DIGITAL BERTH ADVICE APPLICATION TRIAL Rotterdam, Netherlands WORKS OFF SOUTH OF MARINA EAST Singapore Pilotage allowance amendment Monday, November 25, 2019, Aden, Yemen Starting from 1 December 2019, YGAPC [Yemen Gulf of Aden...
November 25th, 2019 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 09-Oct-2019 IMPACT OF BREXIT Gothenburg, Sweden DEEPENING OF NIEUWE WATERWEG AND BOTLEK COMPLETE Rotterdam, Netherlands Impact of Brexit Wednesday, October 9, 2019, Gothenburg, Sweden The Port of Gothenburg has issued a press release about the impact of Brexit on those shipping...
October 9th, 2019 | Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 02-Oct-2019 PORT AUTHORITY INTRODUCES TRACK & TRACE CONTAINERS Rotterdam, Netherlands Port Authority introduces track & trace containers Wednesday, October 2, 2019, Rotterdam, Netherlands The Port of Rotterdam Authority launched ‘Boxinsider’ today (2 October)....
October 2nd, 2019 | Containers, IT and Communications, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

U-Freight strengthens partnership with Easyship to target global e-commerce market

U-Freight strengthens partnership with Easyship to target global e-commerce market
U-Freight strengthens partnership with Easyship to target global e-commerce market Hong Kong, April 1, 2019, the U-Freight Group (UFL) is further strengthening its relationship with Easyship, the leading global cloud-based shipping software and technology platform that enables e-commerce merchants to...
April 1st, 2019 | IT and Communications, Logistics | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
30-Oct-2018 WORKS OFF MARINA EAST Singapore THIRD QUARTER FIGURES SHOW CONTAINER VOLUME GROWTH Rotterdam, Netherlands Works off Marina East Tuesday, October 30, 2018, Singapore The working period for works being conducted south of Marina East has been extended. The works will now be carried out from...
October 30th, 2018 | Containers, Logistics, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Two 24 m Explorer Type Motor Yachts delivered to owners

Two 24 m Explorer Type Motor Yachts delivered to owners
. Recently the two Danish Owners Lars and Per Thrane have taken delivery of these two remarkable yachts designed by KNUD E. HANSEN and build by Holland Jachtbouw Zaandam, Netherlands. The yachts have been transferred to Denmark and are safely moored in a marina north of Copenhagen. The yachts are mainly...
October 5th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology, Yachting | Read More

DAMEN lays keel for 77-metre DAMEN SeaXplorer expedition yacht

DAMEN lays keel for 77-metre DAMEN SeaXplorer expedition yacht
DAMEN SeaXplorer 77 On 27 July DAMEN SeaXplorer marked a milestone in the construction of the SeaXplorer 77 expedition yacht at a keel laying ceremony at Damen Shipyards Galati on the banks of the Danube. The owner attended the ceremony and welded the traditional coin on the keel. Following the hull...
July 30th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Yachting | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
26-Jul-2018 BREAKWATER REINSTATEMENT WORKS Hong Kong OIL SHIPMENTS THROUGH BAB EL-MANDEB HALTED Saudi Arabia LOW-THRESHOLD MONITORING SYSTEM FOR CONTAINER TRANSPORT Rotterdam, Netherlands Breakwater reinstatement works Thursday, July 26, 2018, Hong Kong For approximately 4 months, breakwater reinstatement...
July 26th, 2018 | Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
28-Apr-2018 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 29 APRIL-12 MAY 2018 Worldwide World Holidays: 29 April-12 May 2018 Saturday, April 28, 2018, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 1 May (Tue) – Labour Day/Workers’ Day/May Day 1 May (Tue) – Turkmenistan Unity Day 2...
April 28th, 2018 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
11-May-2017 PORT AUTHORITY LAUNCHES ‘NAVIGATE’ ROUTE PLANNER Rotterdam, Netherlands Port Authority launches ‘Navigate’ route planner Thursday, May 11, 2017, Rotterdam, Netherlands The Port of Rotterdam Authority has launched ‘Navigate’ at the Transport Logistic...
May 11th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Regulatory | Read More

ABB’s OCTOPUS marine software to enhance safety and efficiency for new Greenland Heavylift vessels

ABB’s OCTOPUS marine software to enhance safety and efficiency for new Greenland Heavylift vessels
Juha Koskela Dalfsen, Netherlands, February 22, 2017 – ABB’s OCTOPUS marine software will improve the safety and efficiency of four new semi-submersible heavy lift vessels, using weather and loading data to plot the optimal route.   The ships, owned by Greenland Heavylift Holdings, will transport...
February 22nd, 2017 | Energy, IT and Communications, Supply ships, Technical, Technology | Read More

DNV GL launches new tool to support wider adoption of LNG as a fuel

DNV GL launches new tool to support wider adoption of LNG as a fuel
Liv Hovem – New easy-to-use calculator helps overcome quality issues and protect engines – European Autumn Gas Conference, The Hague: Greater use of LNG as fuel would reduce global emissions of greenhouse gases, but barriers remain to its widespread adoption. One challenge is the varying...
November 15th, 2016 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Damen Shiprepair Van Brink Rotterdam completes repairs to Jumbo Javelin Heavy Lift Crane Vessel

Damen Shiprepair Van Brink Rotterdam completes repairs to Jumbo Javelin Heavy Lift Crane Vessel
Arrival Jumbo Javelin at DSVBr Damen Shiprepair Van Brink Rotterdam in the Netherlands has completed a three-week repair project on the Jumbo Javelin, a DP2 Heavy Lift Crane Vessel owned and operated by long-standing Damen client Jumbo. The major aspect of the repair was the replacement of the frames...
October 3rd, 2016 | Shiprepair | Read More

Hot Port news from GAC

Hot Port news from GAC
  29-Sep-2016 CROSS HARBOUR SWIMMING RACES Hong Kong FIRST RAIL SERVICE CHINA-NETHERLANDS LAUNCHED Rotterdam, Netherlands Cross Harbour Swimming Races Thursday, September 29, 2016, Hong Kong Swimming races across the Eastern Harbour from Lei Yue Mun, Kowloon to Quarry Bay, Hong...
September 29th, 2016 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Rail, Sports | Read More

Africa’s First Dredging Simulator Unveiled in Durban

Africa’s First Dredging Simulator Unveiled in Durban
Transnet Group Chief HR OfficerNonkululeko Sishi [Durban, South Africa, 2 September 2016] Africa’s first ever dredging simulator was launched today in the port city of Durban, South Africa – another positive spin-off of ongoing collaboration between Transnet National Ports Authority (TNPA), the...
September 2nd, 2016 | Construction, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ports & Terminals, Technical, Technology | Read More

Norsepower’s Rotor Sail Solution Wins Prestigious ‘Innovation of the Year’ Award

Norsepower’s Rotor Sail Solution Wins Prestigious ‘Innovation of the Year’ Award
Judges describe world’s first renewable energy-powered vessel technology as “unlike anything else and…truly innovative” Helsinki, Finland – 23 June 2016: Norsepower Oy Ltd., the developer of the world’s first renewable energy-powered vessel technology, has announced that it has received the...
June 23rd, 2016 | Awards, Energy, Events | Read More

Norwegian Sonars aim to repeat some history at Para World Sailing Championship

Norwegian Sonars aim to repeat some history at Para World Sailing Championship
The 2016 Para World Sailing Championships will see sailors from over 20 nations competing in the three Paralympic classes out of the International Sailing Centre Medemblik, Netherlands from 24 May to 28 May. In the last big hit out before the Rio 2016 Paralympic Sailing Competition in September a host...
May 20th, 2016 | Associations, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  23-Apr-2016 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 24 APRIL-7 MAY 2016 Worldwide World Holidays: 24 April-7 May 2016 Saturday, April 23, 2016, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: Mon 25 Apr – ANZAC Day (Australia & New Zealand) Fri 29...
April 23rd, 2016 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
     26-Nov-2015 PORT WORKERS VOTE IN FAVOUR OF STRIKES Rotterdam, Netherlands TOWAGE PRICE INCREASE IN THE NEW YEAR Port Lincoln, Australia SOIL INVESTIGATION WORKS Singapore Port workers vote in favour of strikes Thursday, November 26, 2015, Rotterdam, Netherlands Container...
November 26th, 2015 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Strikes | Read More

Wärtsilä establishes subsidiary to trade parts for classic engines

Wärtsilä establishes subsidiary to trade parts for classic engines
Wärtsilä has established a subsidiary to trade spare parts for classic 4-stroke Wärtsilä engines. QuantiParts, fully owned by Wärtsilä, operates from the Netherlands and serves customers in the marine, locomotive and power plant industries worldwide. QuantiParts (TM) trades OEM (Original Engine...
July 9th, 2015 | Company Profiles, HR, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical | Read More

Focus on subsea recapitalisation

Focus on subsea recapitalisation
Senior representatives of three nations that are recapitalising their submarine programmes – Norway, Sweden and the Netherlands – will provide a fascinating scene setting plenary session when the Undersea Defence Technology conference kicks off at Ahoy Convention Centre, Rotterdam on Wednesday,...
May 26th, 2015 | Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

GAC branching out in the Netherlands

GAC branching out in the Netherlands
Jurgen Polderman, Operations Oil & Gas, Den Helder, the Netherlands New offices boost Schiphol freight services and oil & gas support from Den Helder Rotterdam, 11 May 2015 – GAC Netherlands is expanding its range of services with the opening of two new branches to offer air freight solutions...
May 11th, 2015 | Company Profiles, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Navy escort for U.S.-flagged vessels COUNTRY: Worldwide Ships from U.S. Naval Forces Central Command in Bahrain have begun accompanying U.S.-flagged maritime traffic in the Strait of Hormuz, U.S. Defense Department officials said. Sufficient U.S. naval forces are assigned to the command to meet the...
May 2nd, 2015 | Ports & Terminals | Read More

Wärtsilä exhaust scrubber systems to achieve emissions compliance for two Stena Line ferries

Wärtsilä exhaust scrubber systems to achieve emissions compliance for two Stena Line ferries
The “Stena Transporter” Wärtsilä Corporation,  17 February 2015 at 10 am EET – Two Ro-Ro vessels owned and operated by Stena Line, the Sweden based transport and ferry company, are to be retrofitted with Wärtsilä in-line closed-loop scrubber systems. The scrubbers will be installed...
February 17th, 2015 | Emissions, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Ipswich welcomes new grain cargo ship

Ipswich welcomes new grain cargo ship
ABP’s Port of Ipswich welcomed the Arklow Beacon on its maiden voyage from a ship yard in the Netherlands. The cargo ship picked up 7, 000 tonnes of wheat from the region’s farmers en-route to the Portuguese capital of Lisbon. ABP Ipswich Deputy Port Manager Roger Arundale presented Captain Robert...
October 29th, 2014 | Ports & Terminals, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More