Posts Tagged ‘Panama Canal’

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  12-Jul-2017 LANE OUTAGES FOR MAINTENANCE WORK Panama Canal, Panama MARINE SITE INVESTIGATION OFF PAK KOK PIER, LAMMA ISLAND Hong Kong MARINE WORKS AT CAUSEWAY BAY TYPHOON SHELTER Hong Kong NAVAL FORCES SAILING CUP Turkish Straits, Turkey Lane outages for maintenance work Wednesday,...
July 12th, 2017 | Canals, Military, Ports & Terminals, Sailing | Read More

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16-Jun-2017 SEA DREDGING MAINTENANCE PROJECT Philadelphia, United States INCREASE IN ARRIVALS AND DEMAND FOR BOOKING SLOTS Panama Canal, Panama Sea Dredging Maintenance Project Friday, June 16, 2017, Philadelphia, United States The Coast Guard is establishing three safety zones...
June 16th, 2017 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

DNV GL awards Kawasaki Heavy Industries AiP for new non-spherical (MOSS) LNG tank

DNV GL awards Kawasaki Heavy Industries AiP for new non-spherical (MOSS) LNG tank
KHI’s new non-spherical (MOSS) tank is a IMO Independent Type B LNG tank that has been developed for use in 180KM3 LNG carriers. Credit: KHI Tokyo, 7 June 2017: DNV GL has awarded Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd (KHI) an Approval in Principle (AiP) for their newly developed non-spherical (MOSS)...
June 16th, 2017 | Awards, Canals, Classification Societies, Gas Carriers, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Ports & Terminals, Technical, Technology | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
  15-Jun-2017 LOCKS LANE AND CULVERT OUTAGES Panama Canal, Panama REDUCTION OF RATES FOR CONTAINER SHIPS TO CONTINUE UNTIL YEAR-END Suez Canal, Egypt Locks lane and culvert outages Thursday, June 15, 2017, Panama Canal, Panama Beginning at 1800 hours, Monday, June 19, 2017,...
June 15th, 2017 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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09-May-2017 CANAL WELCOMES LARGEST VESSEL TO DATE THROUGH NEW LOCKS Panama Canal, Panama BERTHING/UNBERTHING SUSPENDED Jubail, Saudi Arabia DUSTY WINDS HALT PORT OPERATIONS Dammam, Saudi Arabia MARITIME PIRACY REPORT SEES FIRST SOMALI HIJACKINGS AFTER FIVE-YEAR LULL Worldwide Canal...
May 9th, 2017 | Canals, Piracy and Terrorism, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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08-May-2017 PLANNED LANE OUTAGE POSTPONED Panama Canal, Panama NEW VOLUNTARY RIGHT WHALE SPEED RESTRICTION ZONE Block Island, RI, United States REPAIRS TO JETTY RISER PIPES AT PERMANENT AVIATION FUEL FACILITY, TUEN MUN Hong Kong Planned lane outage postponed Monday, May 8, 2017,...
May 8th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
21-Apr-2017 MODIFICATION TO FUEL REQUIREMENTS IN CANAL WATERS Panama Canal, Panama PORT CONGESTION Shanghai, China Modification to fuel requirements in Canal waters Friday, April 21, 2017, Panama Canal, Panama OP Notice to Shipping N-1-2017, “Vessel Requirements”, Section...
April 21st, 2017 | Bunkering, Canals, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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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
  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

Meyer’s Group orders two Damen ASD 2913 Tugs for new Panama Canal locks

Meyer’s Group orders two Damen ASD 2913 Tugs for new Panama Canal locks
ASD 2913 an artist’s impression The Meyer’s Group has ordered two, powerful Damen ASD 2913 Tugs to operate in the newly expanded Panama Canal. At an official signing ceremony at the Panama Maritime XIII World Conference, Michel Mittelmeyer, Chief Executive Officer said the Meyer’s Group...
March 15th, 2017 | Canals, News, Ports & Terminals, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

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10-Mar-2017 EXPANDED CANAL’S GLOBAL IMPACT GROWS, U.S. EAST COAST PORTS BEGIN TO BENEFIT Panama Canal, Panama Expanded Canal’s global impact grows, U.S. East Coast ports begin to benefit Friday, March 10, 2017, Panama Canal, Panama Expansion [of the Panama Canal] nears its...
March 10th, 2017 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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07-Mar-2017 MOORING LINE REQUIREMENTS REMINDER Panama Canal, Panama CHANGE TO CHANNEL DEPTHS Dampier, Australia REVISED DEPTH & TRANSFER DRAFT Port Kembla, Australia MARINE WORKS AT CAUSEWAY BAY TYPHOON SHELTER Hong Kong Mooring line requirements reminder Tuesday, March...
March 7th, 2017 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
23-Feb-2017 GOVERNMENT INSTITUTIONS & BANKS CLOSE FOR CARNIVAL Panama STORM DORIS REACHES UK SHORES United Kingdom Government institutions & banks close for Carnival Thursday, February 23, 2017, Panama Due to the upcoming Carnival holidays in Panama, Government institutions...
February 23rd, 2017 | Canals, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Holidays, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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22-Feb-2017 IMPLEMENTATION OF WATER CONSERVATION MEASURES Panama Canal, Panama PORT OPS RESUMED AFTER UNEXPLODED BOMB REMOVED Portsmouth, United Kingdom BANKS, AUTHORITIES & ADMINISTRATIONS CLOSE FOR HOLIDAYS Russia PORT OPERATIONS CONTINUING DESPITE FLOODS Jakarta, Indonesia Implementation...
February 22nd, 2017 | Canals, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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13-Feb-2017 NEW MONTHLY TONNAGE RECORD Panama Canal, Panama TEMPORARY ESTABLISHMENT OF ACOUSTIC MONITOR FOR DOLPHIN SURVEY Hong Kong REPLACEMENT OF WATER PIPELINE Hong Kong STRONG WINDS HALT OPERATIONS Jubail, Saudi Arabia New monthly tonnage record Monday, February 13, 2017,...
February 13th, 2017 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
02-Feb-2017 REVISED SCALE OF RATES Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust, India MANEUVERING FUEL IN CANAL WATERS Panama Canal, Panama BERTHING/UNBERTHING SUSPENDED Jubail, Saudi Arabia Revised Scale of Rates Thursday, February 2, 2017, Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust, India Jawaharlal...
February 2nd, 2017 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
  17-Jan-2017 VESSELS AT ANCHOR IN PORT Singapore REDUCTION OF BOOKING SLOTS TO REDUCE BACKLOG Panama Canal, Panama TRAFFIC PARTIALLY RESUMED AFTER FUEL OIL SPILLAGE Izmit Bay, Turkey Vessels at anchor in port Tuesday, January 17, 2017, Singapore Pursuant to Regulation 9 of...
January 17th, 2017 | Canals, Environment, Oil Spill, Pollution, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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  12-Jan-2017 WORKS AT TUAS TERMINAL PHASE 1 Singapore MOORING & UNMOORING OF VESSELS OFF EASTERN PART OF TUAS VIEW EXTENSION Singapore EMERGENCY REPAIRS COMPLETED EARLY Panama Canal, Panama Works at Tuas terminal Phase 1 Thursday, January 12, 2017, Singapore The working...
January 12th, 2017 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
  06-Jan-2017 LOCKS LANE OUTAGE 9-12 JANUARY 2017 Panama Canal, Panama KIEL CANAL LOCK CHAMBER CLOSURE Kiel Canal, Germany KIEL LOCK CHAMBER CLOSURE Germany, Kiel Canal AL JUBAIL PORT OPERATIONS SUSPENDED DUE TO WEATHER Saudi Arabia, Al Jubail Locks lane outage 9-12 January 2017 Friday,...
January 6th, 2017 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

HYDREX averts Panama canal delay with underwater sterntube renewal

HYDREX averts Panama canal delay with underwater sterntube renewal
… Hydrex Underwater Technology has assisted an excavation vessel hemorrhaging oil from a stern tube seal entangled with steel wire to pass safely through the Panama Canal. The 156m long, Dutch-owned vessel was unable to make the canal transit until the propeller shaft seal had been repaired, potentially...
January 4th, 2017 | Canals, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
  29-Dec-2016 TEMPORARY ESTABLISHMENT OF ACOUSTIC MONITORS FOR DOLPHIN SURVEY Hong Kong ONLINE APPLICATION FOR GREEN CONNECTION ENVIRONMENTAL RECOGNITION PROGRAM Panama Canal, Panama UNDERWATER INSPECTION WORKS AND SUBMARINE CABLE LAYING OPERATIONS Hong Kong Temporary establishment...
December 29th, 2016 | Canals, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
  23-Dec-2016 CONSTRUCTION OF FLOATING PONTOONS & GANGWAYS Singapore TEMPORARY ESTABLISHMENT OF ACOUSTIC MONITORS FOR DOLPHIN SURVEY EAST OF SOKO ISLANDS Hong Kong ESTABLISHMENT OF SILT CURTAINS AT WEST KOWLOON CULTURAL DISTRICT Hong Kong NEOPANAMAX VESSEL REQUIREMENTS REGARDING PILOT...
December 23rd, 2016 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
  16-Nov-2016 TRANSPORT OF SAND MATERIAL TO STOCKPILE AREA Singapore LOCKS LANE OUTAGE SCHEDULED Panama Canal, Panama COAL LOADER DAMAGED Brisbane, Australia Transport of sand material to stockpile area Wednesday, November 16, 2016, Singapore The working period and working...
November 16th, 2016 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Panama Centennial

Panama Centennial
Get ready for a unique event coming up in Panama in 2017!                                                         The latest News from Panama and an announcement...
November 14th, 2016 | Anniversaries, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Flags | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
  10-Nov-2016 REMOVAL OF WRECK AT WATERS SOUTH EAST OF TOWN ISLAND Hong Kong CANAL RECORDS THIRD-HIGHEST TONNAGE IN FISCAL YEAR 2016 Panama Canal, Panama Removal of Wreck at waters south east of Town Island Thursday, November 10, 2016, Hong Kong For approximately 4 weeks, a...
November 10th, 2016 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More