Posts Tagged ‘Papua New Guinea’

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
11-Oct-2018 PORTS RE-OPENED AFTER MICHAEL MAKES LANDFALL Mobile, Pascagoula & Gulfport, United States EARTHQUAKES ROCK EAST JAVA, BALI & PAPUA NEW GUINEA Indonesia & Papua New Guinea Ports re-opened after Michael makes landfall Thursday, October 11, 2018, Mobile, Pascagoula & Gulfport,...
October 11th, 2018 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

FUGRO’S data brings successful close to the search for lost Sub AE1

FUGRO’S data brings successful close to the search for lost Sub AE1
Fugro’s underwater technology helped to locate the lost WWI submarine Fugro’s role in the expedition to find HMAS AE1 has helped to solve Australia’s oldest naval mystery, 103 years after the First World War Australian submarine vanished off Rabaul, Papua New Guinea.  In waters over 300...
December 22nd, 2017 | Military, Underwater Shipping | Read More

Inchcape Shipping Services appointed agents for COSCO SHIPPING Lines in Papua New Guinea

Inchcape Shipping Services appointed agents for COSCO SHIPPING Lines in Papua New Guinea
Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS) is delighted to announce that it has secured a new liner agency contract with COSCO Shipping Lines in Papua New Guinea (PNG). ISS Regional Manager Gary Hailwood will manage the contract alongside a dedicated team based in Lae, the second largest city in PNG. Support will...
November 24th, 2017 | Liner Shipping and Trade, Ports & Terminals, Ship Agencies | Read More

FUGRO’S Hydrographic surveys to improve maritime safety in Papua New Guinea

FUGRO’S Hydrographic surveys to improve maritime safety in Papua New  Guinea
Fugro has been awarded a total of six contracts by the National Maritime Safety Authority (NMSA) of Papua New Guinea. The hydrographic survey packages are expected to contribute to capacity development in the country, which has over 5,000 kilometres of coastline. The surveys will be conducted utilising...
May 4th, 2017 | Energy, Oceanology, Underwater Shipping | Read More

Family Affair For Young Papua New Guinea Laser Sailors + Video

Family Affair For Young Papua New Guinea Laser Sailors + Video
  Laser_Markson-Charlie(PNG) 12 December 2014 – A tight group of five young Papua New Guinean (PNG) Laser sailors are stepping up their 2015 Pacific Games competition program using this week’s ISAF Sailing World Cup Melbourne. PNG is one of 33 countries represented at the important Oceanic...
December 12th, 2014 | Associations, Sailing, Sports | Read More

KPI to enter into regional federation

KPI to enter into regional federation
The ITF HQ’s in London 7 October 2014 – Indonesia’s Seafarer Union, Kesatuan Pelaut Indonesia (KPI) has agreed to enter into a federation with transport unions from Papua New Guinea, Australia and New Zealand after a formative meeting in Kupang today. The Maritime International Federation...
October 7th, 2014 | ITF, Labour Disputes | Read More

ITF supports coalition for good jobs in PNG

ITF supports coalition for good jobs in PNG
The ITF HQ’s in London 18 September 2014 – The ITF (International Transport Workers’ Federation)  has thrown its full support behind the campaign against privatising public assets and services in Papua New Guinea. Three trade unions – the Energy Workers Union, Maritime and Transport...
September 18th, 2014 | Associations, ITF, News | Read More

Maritime unions gather to strengthen South Pacific trade unionism

Maritime unions gather to strengthen South Pacific trade unionism
The ITF HQ’s in London 28 March 2014 – Maritime Unions have met in Auckland, New Zealand, to work towards a Regional Maritime Federation to build union strength throughout the South Pacific. The meeting brought together the Maritime Union of Australia (MUA), the Maritime Union of New Zealand...
March 28th, 2014 | ITF | Read More