Posts Tagged ‘Singapore’

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18-Jan-2019 RECLAMATION WORK OFF CHANGI EAST Singapore IRON ORE SHIPMENTS DISRUPTED BY PORT FIRE Pilbara, West Australia ATTACKS MULTIPLY IN THE GULF OF GUINEA Worldwide FOG PROMPTS TRAFFIC SUPENSIONS Gulf ports, United States Reclamation work off Changi East Friday, January 18, 2019, Singapore The working...
January 18th, 2019 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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16-Jan-2019 TESTING OF AUTONOMOUS UNDERWATER VEHICLE Singapore Testing of Autonomous Underwater Vehicle Wednesday, January 16, 2019, Singapore From 21 January to 28 February, testing of an Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (AUV) will be carried out north of Small Craft Anchorage ‘A’. According to the...
January 16th, 2019 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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15-Jan-2019 INSTALLATION & MAINTENANCE OF SILT BARRICADES Singapore Installation & maintenance of silt barricades Tuesday, January 15, 2019, Singapore The working period for the installation and maintenance of silt barricades off Tuas western coast has been extended. According to the Maritime...
January 15th, 2019 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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14-Jan-2019 DREDGING OFF WEST JURONG CHANNEL & PESEK BASIN Singapore Dredging off West Jurong Channel & Pesek Basin Monday, January 14, 2019, Singapore From 15 January to 30 May, dredging works will be conducted off West Jurong Channel and Pesek Basin. According to the Maritime and Port Authority...
January 14th, 2019 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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11-Jan-2019 REPAIR WORKS FOR LIGHT BEACON OFF NIM WAN, DEEP BAY Hong Kong SUBMARINE OUTFALL REPAIR WORKS OFF HUNG HOM Hong Kong DEMOLITION & REMOVAL OF FLOATING PANELS AND CONCRETE WALKWAY Singapore AMENDED IMPLEMENTING INSTRUCTIONS Cannakale Strait, Turkey Repair works for light beacon off Nim...
January 11th, 2019 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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10-Jan-2019 MARINE SITE INVESTIGATION AT AP LEI CHAU Hong Kong INSTALLATION OF FLOATING SEA BARRIER OFF TANJONG PUNGGOL & CONEY ISLAND Singapore Marine Site Investigation at Ap Lei Chau Thursday, January 10, 2019, Hong Kong For approximately 1 month, marine site investigation works involving drilling...
January 10th, 2019 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Non-American should lead World Bank, Global economic challenges in 2019

Non-American should lead World Bank, Global economic challenges in 2019
Commentary: Non-American should lead World Bank By Mark Sobel in Washington Since the creation of the International Monetary Fund and World Bank at the end of the second world war, an American has led the Bank (Jim Yong Kim, who announced his resignation from the presidency on Monday, is Korean-American)...
January 10th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Reports | Read More

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03-Jan-2019 TESTING OF AUTONOMOUS & REMOTELY OPERATED UNDERWATER VEHICLES OFF ST JOHN’S ISLAND Singapore Testing of autonomous & remotely operated underwater vehicles off St John’s Island Thursday, January 3, 2019, Singapore From 7 to 18 January 2019. Testing of autonomous & remotely...
January 3rd, 2019 | Ports & Terminals | Read More

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28-Dec-2018 MARINE WORKS TO THE NORTH OF SHA CHAU Hong Kong MARINE SITE INVESTIGATION NEAR WESTERN & SOUTHWESTERN PARTS OF SPECIAL ADMINISTRATIVE REGION BOUNDARY Hong Kong PROHIBITED ANCHORING IN WESTERN SINGAPORE PORT LIMITS Singapore Marine works to the North of Sha Chau Friday, December 28, 2018,...
December 28th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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24-Dec-2018 EXERCISING SAFETY AND VIGILANCE DURING FESTIVE SEASONS Singapore REMOVAL OF WRECK Hong Kong GEOPHYSICAL SURVEY AT PING CHAU Hong Kong PORT OPENED AFTER TSUNAMI Merak, Indonesia Exercising safety and vigilance during festive seasons Monday, December 24, 2018, Singapore The Maritime and Port...
December 24th, 2018 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Safety and Security, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

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21-Dec-2018 GCPTCL JETTY MAINTENANCE Dahej, India SHORE PROTECTION WORKS AT SUNGEI PANDAN Singapore GCPTCL Jetty maintenance Friday, December 21, 2018, Dahej, India Gujarat Chemical Port Terminal Company Limited (GCPTCL) have advised that maintenance will be carried out on the jetty at their Dahej terminal...
December 21st, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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17-Dec-2018 HIGH WATER MOORING RESTRICTION REINSTATED New Orleans, United States AIR DRAFT FOR 1-210 BRIDGE Lake Charles, United States BROWN MARMORATED STINK BUG SEASON UPDATE Australia TRANSPORT OF SAND MATERIAL TO STOCKPILE AREA & SOIL INVESTIGATION AT TUAS VIEW EXTENSION Singapore High water...
December 17th, 2018 | Canals, Construction, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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14-Dec-2018 CANAL SIGNS AGREEMENT WITH PORT OF ITAQUI Panama Canal, Panama MARINE SOIL INVESTIGATION OFF OILTANKING TERMINAL Singapore Canal signs agreement with Port of Itaqui Friday, December 14, 2018, Panama Canal, Panama The Panama Canal signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Port of Itaqui,...
December 14th, 2018 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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13-Dec-2018 ANNUAL MARINE SERVICES SURVEY (2018) OF SHIPMASTERS Singapore 5,000TH NEOPANAMAX TRANSIT Panama Canal, Panama ENHANCEMENT OF MARITIME SECTOR INCENTIVE–SHIPPING ENTERPRISE (SINGAPORE REGISTRY OF SHIPS) Singapore Annual Marine Services Survey (2018) of shipmasters Thursday, December 13, 2018,...
December 13th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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10-Dec-2018 MARINE WORKS EAST OF AIRPORT Hong Kong DREDGING OFF LIM CHU KANG POLICE COAST GUARD BASE Singapore Marine works east of airport Monday, December 10, 2018, Hong Kong For approximately 3 months, marine works involving re-arrangement of silt curtains, sounding survey and seabed trimming [are...
December 10th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Prohibition of open-loop scrubber systems in Singapore

Prohibition of open-loop scrubber systems in Singapore
On November 30, 2018 Singapore’s Maritime and Port Authority (MPA) declared that, with immediate effect, the discharge of wash water from open-loop exhaust gas scrubbers in the port of Singapore would be prohibited. The IMO’s global sulfur cap bans ships from using fuels with a sulfur content...
December 7th, 2018 | Emissions, Environment, P and I Clubs, Pollution | Read More

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06-Dec-2018 DREDGING OFF TUAS MEGA YARD Singapore BAD WEATHER HALTS NORTHBOUND TRAFFIC Bosphorus, Turkey COAST GUARD ISSUES SAFETY BROADCAST AFTER ROCKET LANDS IN WATER Cape Canaveral, United States NEW PORT LIMITS Singapore Dredging off Tuas Mega Yard Thursday, December 6, 2018, Singapore From 10 December...
December 6th, 2018 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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05-Dec-2018 PREPARATION FOR IMO 2020 Singapore CONSTRUCTION OF OUTFALL STRUCTURE AND INSTALLATION OF SILT CURTAINS Singapore Preparation for IMO 2020 Wednesday, December 5, 2018, Singapore The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) continues to prepare the Port of Singapore and Singapore-registered...
December 5th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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03-Dec-2018 TARIFFS FOR 2019/20-2021/22 South Africa ANCHORING OF VESSELS OFF TUAS VIEW EXTENSION Singapore Tariffs for 2019/20-2021/22 Monday, December 3, 2018, South Africa On 1 August 2018, the National Ports Authority applied to the Port Regulator of South Africa for approval of the tariffs for services...
December 3rd, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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30-Nov-2018 REVISED RESTRICTIONS FOR OIL BERTH Port Kembla, Australia MARITIME GLOBAL PROCESSING CENTRE HOLIDAY CLOSURE Australia JOHOR BAHRU PORT LIMITS Singapore Revised restrictions for oil berth Friday, November 30, 2018, Port Kembla, Australia Oil Berth 201 at Port Kembla can now accept LR1 up to...
November 30th, 2018 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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29-Nov-2018 FORESHORE DEVELOPMENT WITH INFILLING WORKS Singapore PORT REOPENED WITH RESTRICTIONS Port Kembla, Australia Foreshore development with infilling works Thursday, November 29, 2018, Singapore The working period for foreshore development with infilling works off Harbour Front, Cruise Bay, has...
November 29th, 2018 | Construction, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
27-Nov-2018 SUSPENSION OF PORT MARINE OPERATIONS Dammam, Saudi Arabia DRILLING & BLASTING IN TEMASEK FAIRWAY Singapore Suspension of port marine operations Tuesday, November 27, 2018, Dammam, Saudi Arabia Marine operation at the port of Dammam were temporarily suspended for safety reasons at 04.50...
November 27th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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23-Nov-2018 TWO NEW BERTHS AT COSCO-PSA TERMINAL Singapore NEW LNG FACILITY OPENED Darwin, Australia Two new berths at COSCO-PSA Terminal Friday, November 23, 2018, Singapore COSCO SHIPPING Ports Limited and PSA Corporation Limited [have] signed a memorandum of understanding today for the addition of...
November 23rd, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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22-Nov-2018 ROWING BOAT RACE Hong Kong SUPPLY & DELIVERY OF SAND AT TUAS VIEW EXTENSION Singapore REPAIR OF DAMAGED REVETMENTS Singapore SUSPENSION OF TRAFFIC FOR PASSAGE OF CRANE SHIP Dardanelles, Turkey Rowing Boat Race Thursday, November 22, 2018, Hong Kong A rowing boat race will take place...
November 22nd, 2018 | Canals, Construction, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Rowing | Read More

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16-Nov-2018 ENVIRONMENTAL INCENTIVE SCHEME Port Botany & Port Kembla, Australia SUPPLY & DELIVERY OF SAND AT TUAS VIEW EXTENSION Singapore CABLE LAYING IN EAST JOHOR STRAIT Singapore CHRISTMAS BOAT LIGHT PARADE Singapore Environmental Incentive Scheme Friday, November 16, 2018, Port Botany &...
November 16th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More