Posts Tagged ‘Panama’

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 19-Sep-2019 INCREASE OF MAXIMUM DRAFT Panama Canal, Panama PROHIBITION OF VESSELS Singapore CHANNEL CLOSURE Beaumont, United States Increase of maximum draft Thursday, September 19, 2019, Panama Canal, Panama Based on the present and projected level of Gatun Lake for the upcoming...
September 19th, 2019 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

PANAMA appoints a New Chief Technical Inspector & Executive Director for their Segumar Miami, Florida Office, USA

PANAMA appoints a New Chief Technical Inspector & Executive Director for their Segumar Miami, Florida Office, USA
Frank Marmol new Head of Segumar Miami PANAMA appoints a New Chief Technical Inspector & Executive Director for their   Segumar Miami, Florida Office, USA Frank H. Marmol a Naval Engineer with more than 30 years’ experience in classification societies, statutory certification and services...
September 18th, 2019 | Flags, Person Profiles | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 11-Sep-2019 NIGHT TIME RESTRICTION FOR TRAFFIC TRANSITING FERRY CROSSING Port Aransas, United States CANAL SIGNS AGREEMENT WITH PORT OF ROTTERDAM Panama Canal, Panama Night time restriction for traffic transiting ferry crossing Wednesday, September 11, 2019, Port Aransas, United...
September 11th, 2019 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

The 2nd Regional Conference of WISTA Americas

The 2nd Regional Conference of WISTA Americas
l to r: WISTA International president Despina Panayiotou- Theodosiou, Maria Noel Vaeza Regional Director of women’s office for Latinamerican and the Caribbean ONUGabriela Araya President of the organization committee The 2nd Regional Conference of WISTA Americas From August 22nd to the 23rd, Panama...
September 10th, 2019 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, News, Shipping Centers, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port news from GAC 21-Aug-2019 CANAL’S ‘A’ RATING AFFIRMED WITH STABLE OUTLOOK Panama Canal, Panama Canal’s ‘A’ rating affirmed with stable outlook Wednesday, August 21, 2019, Panama Canal, Panama For the fourth consecutive year, Fitch Ratings has affirmed the...
August 21st, 2019 | Awards, Canals, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Honouring Capt. Orlando Allard

Honouring Capt. Orlando Allard
A great moment for Captain Orlando Allard; here with Panama Canal Administrator Jorge Quijano Honouring Capt. Orlando Allard Captain Orlando Allard was honoured today with the medal of the Panama Canal Expansion Programme for his contributions during more than 30 years in the Canal, as a towboat master,...
August 12th, 2019 | Awards, HR, News, People and Places, Person Profiles | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 12-Aug-2019 INDUSTRY INPUT ON TOLLS STRUCTURE PROPOSAL Panama Canal, Panama SEAWALL REINSTATEMENT WORKS AT JOSS HOUSE BAY, SAI KUNG Hong Kong Industry input on tolls structure proposal Monday, August 12, 2019, Panama Canal, Panama The Panama Canal held a public hearing July...
August 12th, 2019 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 05-Aug-2019 REGIONAL PIRACY REPORT: SITUATION GENERALLY CALM, THREE DANGER ZONES REMAIN South East Asia SPEED LIMITS TO PROTECT WHALES Panama Canal, Panama MAXIMUM DRAFT INCREASED New Orleans, United States Regional piracy report: situation generally calm, three danger zones remain Monday,...
August 5th, 2019 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Piracy and Terrorism, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Pot News from GAC 02-Aug-2019 USE OF MOORING TAILS WITH HMPE LINES Panama Canal, Panama NEW SHIPPING CONTROL TOWER Port Hedland, Australia MOORING & UNMOORING OF VESSELS AT BANYAN BASIN, JURONG ISLAND Singapore TSUNAMI FEARS AFTER POWERFUL EARTHQUAKE Banten, Indonesia Use of mooring tails with...
August 2nd, 2019 | Canals, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 29-Jul-2019 INSTALLATION OF FLOATING SEA BARRIER OFF LAVIS SHOAL AT EAST JOHOR STRAIT Singapore PANAMA CANAL & UN ENVIRONMENT JOIN FORCES ON SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT AND CLIMATE ACTION Panama Canal, Panama VESSEL TRAFFIC SUSPENSION FOR BRIDGE WORK Dardanelles, Turkey Installation...
July 29th, 2019 | Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 25-Jul-2019 RECLAMATION WORK OFF CHANGI EAST Singapore DEPLOYMENT AND INSTALLATION OF DATA MARKER BUOYS Singapore MAXIMUM DRAUGHT INCREASE Torres Strait, Australia SCHEDULED LANE OUTAGE AT MIRAFLORES LOCKS Panama Canal, Panama Reclamation work off Changi East Thursday, July 25,...
July 25th, 2019 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 10-Jun-2019 UPDATED MAXIMUM AUTHORIZED DRAFT FOR TRANSITING VESSELS Panama Canal, Panama INSTALLATION OF FLOATING SEA BARRIER OFF SENTOSA (UPDATE) Singapore DEMOLITION WORKS AT SOUTHERN TUAS BASIN Singapore RECLAMATION WORKS AT AYER MERBAU BASIN Singapore LAYING OF SUBMARINE CABLES...
June 10th, 2019 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 04-Jun-2019 INCREASE IN STATUTORY & MISCELLANEOUS CHARGES FY 2019/20 Eden, Australia PILOTAGE SUSPENDED DUE TO EXTREME WEATHER Port Botany & Sydney Harbour, Australia SHIPPING MOVEMENTS SUSPENDED Port Kembla, Australia RELOCATION OF LIGHT BUOY & VIRTUAL AIDS TO NAVIGATION...
June 4th, 2019 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

HullWiper announces first Americas operations base for the Panama Canal

HullWiper announces first Americas operations base for the Panama Canal
HullWiper’s Remotely Operated Vehicle (ROV) gears up to clean vessel hull. HullWiper announces first Americas operations base for the Panama Canal  In partnership with Talleres Industriales to offer eco-friendly hull cleaning for vessels transiting key waterway Panama, 3 June 2019 – Vessels transiting...
June 3rd, 2019 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shiprepair | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 22-May-2019 UPDATED MAXIMUM AUTHORIZED DRAFT FOR TRANSITING VESSELS Panama Canal, Panama FIRE FIGHTING TUG IN STS AREAS Suez Canal, Egypt Updated maximum authorized draft for transiting vessels Wednesday, May 22, 2019, Panama Canal, Panama As a result of the amount of rainfall...
May 22nd, 2019 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Safety and Security, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 21-May-2019 TARIFF ADJUSTMENTS ANNOUNCED Mobile, United States PLANNED TRAFFIC SUSPENSIONS CANCELLED Dardanelles, Turkey GREEN CONNECTION ENVIRONMENTAL RECOGNITION PROGRAM ENHANCEMENTS Panama Canal, Panama Tariff adjustments announced Tuesday, May 21, 2019, Mobile, United States Mobile...
May 21st, 2019 | Canals, Environment, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Arias B. & Associates is pleased to announce that Margareth J. Mosquera T. has joined the firm as Senior Associate

Arias B. & Associates is pleased to announce that Margareth J. Mosquera T. has joined the firm as Senior Associate
Margareth Mosquera Arias B. & Associates is pleased to announce that Margareth J. Mosquera T. has joined the firm as Senior Associate We are pleased to announce to our esteemed clients and friends the addition of Ms. Margareth Mosquera as the new Head of our Maritime Litigation Department. Our aim...
May 6th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Legal, News, People and Places, Person Profiles, Politics and Government, Shipping Centers | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 06-May-2019 DREDGING OFF SULTAN SHOAL LIGHTHOUSE Singapore MAXIMUM AUTHORIZED DRAFT FOR TRANSITING VESSELS (6TH UPDATE) Panama Canal, Panama Dredging off Sultan Shoal Lighthouse Monday, May 6, 2019, Singapore From 6 May to 6 November, dredging works are being carried out off Sultan...
May 6th, 2019 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
10-Apr-2019 TROPICAL CYCLONE WEAKENS Pilbara coast, Australia DECK COOLING DURING TRANSIT Panama Canal, Panama Tropical cyclone weakens Wednesday, April 10, 2019, Pilbara coast, Australia According to the latest Bureau of Meteorology forecast, Tropical Cyclone Wallace has weakened to a Category 1 system...
April 10th, 2019 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
03-Apr-2019 MAXIMUM AUTHORIZED DRAFT FOR NEOPANAMAX LOCKS (5TH UPDATE) Panama Canal, Panama Maximum authorized draft for Neopanamax Locks (5th update) Wednesday, April 3, 2019, Panama Canal, Panama Based on the present and projected levels of Gatun Lake for the following weeks, the Panama Canal Authority...
April 3rd, 2019 | Canals, Ports & Terminals, Regulatory | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
28-Mar-2019 STEERING LIGHT CONTROLS REQUIREMENTS (CLARIFICATION) Panama Canal, Panama INSPECTION OF EASTERN HARBOUR CROSSING, CHA KWO LING Hong Kong SEAWALL REINSTATEMENT WORKS AT SIU A CHAU, SOKO ISLANDS Hong Kong SEAWALL REINSTATEMENT WORKS AT SHEK PIK, LANTAU ISLAND Hong Kong PORT AUTHORITY LAUNCHES...
March 28th, 2019 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

What a week that was with the BDI falling, Panama Maritime successful conference and perplexed Geopolitics…

What a week that was with the BDI falling, Panama Maritime successful conference and perplexed Geopolitics…
  John Faraclas What a week that was with the BDI falling, Panama Maritime successful conference and perplexed Geopolitics… The BDI was down five points at 690 earlier on today; it lost though 40 (forty) points since last week’s 730 “thanks” to the collapse of the Capes! The 14th Panama...
March 22nd, 2019 | Chartering, Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Dry Bulkcarriers, Energy, Environment, Markets, News, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Capes dive yet again with the BDI@695 …sending a Mayday…

Capes dive yet again with the BDI@695 …sending a Mayday…
Capes dive yet again with the BDI@695 …sending a Mayday… The BDI lost earlier on today only 14 points thanks to all the other dry indices’ performance and in particular that of the Panamaxes who managed to clinch 47 points and go over and above the 1,000 points threshold; Geopolitics in turmoil....
March 21st, 2019 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Politics and Government, Religion, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Midweek blues: The BDI continues to fall…

Midweek blues: The BDI continues to fall…
John Faraclas Midweek blues: The BDI continues to fall… The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost three points despite Panamaxes’ good performance; geopolitics still very perplexed. What an excursion that was ending the four day 14th Panama Maritime’s Convention events. John Faraclas’ daily brief recap...
March 20th, 2019 | Canals, Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Inland Waterways, Marinas, Markets, Port Conditions, Reports, Shipping Indices, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Markets et al; Panama Maritime Convention 2019 super day two…

Markets et al; Panama Maritime Convention 2019 super day two…
Anny Zade and John Faraclas Markets et al; Panama Maritime Convention 2019 super day two… The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost another nine points yet again – same as yesterday and now reads 712… We are heading for lows once again, equally for geopolitics… Panama Maritime’s second day Conference...
March 19th, 2019 | Canals, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Exhibitions, Inland Waterways, Logistics, Marinas, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Rail, Sailing, Sports, Weather, Yachting | Read More