Posts Tagged ‘Newcastle’

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
26-Oct-2018 NEW BULK LIQUIDS BERTH OPENED Newcastle, Australia SEAWALL REINSTATEMENT WORKS AT TUNG WAN, CHEUNG CHAU Hong Kong BANKS & OFFICIAL INSTITUTIONS TO CLOSE FOR HOLIDAY Turkey New bulk liquids berth opened Friday, October 26, 2018, Newcastle, Australia Mayfield 7 Berth at Newcastle is now...
October 26th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
27-Sep-2018 MOORING & UNMOORING OF VESSELS OFF PULAU TEKONG Singapore RECLAMATION WORK AT PULAU TEKONG Singapore COAL TRAIN DERAILMENT Newcastle, Australia REBATE FOR LNG VESSELS TRANSITING CANAL – UPDATE Suez Canal, Egypt Mooring & unmooring of vessels off Pulau Tekong Thursday, September...
September 27th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Rail | Read More

North P&I Club supports its hometown’s cultural heritage, sponsoring the UK premiere of ‘The Last Ship’

North P&I Club supports its hometown’s cultural heritage, sponsoring the UK premiere of ‘The Last Ship’
Sting and lead sponsor North P&I, at the UK premiere of ‘The Last Ship’ (L-R Alan Wilson (North P&I Club, Joint Managing Director), Sting, Paul Jennings (North P&I Club, Joint Managing Director), Kaye Jennings, and Richard Bracken (North P&I Club, Group Director (Underwriting)). March...
March 22nd, 2018 | Charity, Maritime History and Museums, P and I Clubs | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
  01-Dec-2017 PORTS AUTHORITY RECOGNISED FOR HYDROGRAPHIC EXCELLENCE Pilbara, Australia CRUISE TERMINAL DESIGN UNVEILED Newcastle, Australia Ports Authority recognised for hydrographic excellence Friday, December 1, 2017, Pilbara, Australia Pilbara Ports Authority’s Tidal...
December 1st, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

ITF: raid on CSL Melbourne a ‘national error’

ITF: raid on CSL Melbourne a ‘national error’
Commenting on the raid on the CSL Melbourne in Newcastle today, ITF seafarers’ section chair Dave Heindel said: “This raid was an error of truly national dimensions. The Australian government seems hell-bent on stripping away the very protections that make Australia the nation it is, and in doing...
February 5th, 2016 | Associations, ITF | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Transiting vessels urged to exercise caution COUNTRY: Worldwide Following news that a cargo ship was yesterday (28 April) intercepted by an Iranian Revolutionary Guard naval patrol in the Strait of Hormuz, GAC is recommending vessel owners to stay in close contact with already established security...
April 29th, 2015 | Bunkering, Canals, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Safety and Security | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
Scuttling Run and barge movement April 27, 2015, Angola, Soyo During a planned scuttling run from 23 April till 30 April (or earlier/later dates as appropriate) barge NP 328 will leave PERRO NEGRO 6 wreck location. During the absence, the location will be marked with the buoys. Several buoys are stored...
April 27th, 2015 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
New tug jetty April 23, 2015, Angola, Soyo A new finger pier has been constructed in the Port of Soyo at the following location: Lat 6 deg. 06.95担, Long 12 deg. 20.55脱; Lat 6 deg. 06.96担, Long 12 deg. 20.56脱; Lat 6 deg. 07.10S, Long 12 deg. 20.50脱; Lat 6 deg. 07.11担, Long 12 deg. 20.51E. A...
April 23rd, 2015 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
Vessel boardings suspended due to fog December 19, 2014, United States, Houston, Texas Houston Pilots suspended all vessel boardings at 1510 hours local time yesterday (Thursday, 18 December) due to fog. For information about operations in the USA contact GAC USA at usa@gac.com Dredging at Kwai Tsing...
December 19th, 2014 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * Germany, Kiel Canal – Lock chamber to close for repairs * Australia, Newcastle – Coal terminal extension project evaluation DATE: May 09, 2014 COUNTRY: Germany PORT: Kiel Canal Lock chamber to close...
May 9th, 2014 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * United States, Norfolk, Virginia – Ships collide and vessel runs aground due to “weather” * Singapore, Singapore – Prohibition of vessels at anchorage * Singapore, Singapore – Revisions to...
April 16th, 2014 | Bunkering, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * United States, Mississippi River, Louisiana – Laying of spoil pipeline * Indonesia, all ports – Security tariff * Thailand, Bangkok – Business as usual, despite State of Emergency * Australia,...
January 22nd, 2014 | Bunkering, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * Worldwide – SOLAS, MARPOL amendments entered into force * Singapore, Singapore – Mooring/unmooring at mooring buoys at Tuas View * Australia, Newcastle – Notified Arrival Time * Australia, Port...
January 2nd, 2014 | Bunkering, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * United States, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania – Safety zone for fireworks display * Australia, all ports – Cyclone Update – Dampier & Port Hedland * Australia, Newcastle – Revision to the Newcastle...
December 31st, 2013 | Anniversaries, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

ITF puts Australian coal exporter on notice over consultation failure

26 June 2013 – PWCS operates the Port of Newcastle  The ITF has warned a major Australian coal exporter that it’s behaviour is being monitored. Port Waratah Coal Services (PWCS) has been put on notice by the ITF and IndustriALL Global Union and is being targeted with action over attempts to...
June 26th, 2013 | ITF | Read More