Posts Tagged ‘Singapore’

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  13-Feb-2018 ANCHORING OF VESSELS OFF TUAS VIEW EXTENSION Singapore SAFE NAVIGATION IN POOR VISIBILITY  Hong Kong Anchoring of vessels off Tuas View Extension Tuesday, February 13, 2018, Singapore During the period [up to 25 June 2018], bulk carriers will be transiting the Sinki Fairway...
February 13th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

North P&I Club celebrates 10 years making waves in Singapore

North P&I Club celebrates 10 years making waves in Singapore
Paul Jennings, Emma Liddell, Thya Kathiravel and James Moran (all members of staff at North P&I) December 7, 2017 – Leading marine insurer North P&I Club celebrated the tenth anniversary of its office in Singapore with a reception in Duxton Hill, attended by shipowners and representatives...
December 7th, 2017 | Anniversaries, Company Profiles, Events, P and I Clubs | Read More

Heng Tong selects GNS for ECDIS upgrade

Heng Tong selects GNS for ECDIS upgrade
Singapore bunker operator installs SEALL ECDIS for compliance with new IEC 61174 standard Singapore and London, December 5, 2017. Heng Tong Fuels and Shipping, the Singapore-based subsidiary of Hong Kong’s Coastal Holdings has chosen GNS, a global leader in maritime solutions, to help it comply...
December 5th, 2017 | Bunkering, IT and Communications, Technology | Read More

Diana fixes Caper m/v Norfolk with Swissmarine for two years

Diana fixes Caper m/v Norfolk with Swissmarine for two years
ATHENS, GREECE, November 24, 2017 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that, through a separate wholly-owned subsidiary, it has entered into a time charter contract with SwissMarine Services...
November 24th, 2017 | Chartering, Company Profiles, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Markets, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Thome opens Fleet Operations Hub

Thome opens Fleet Operations Hub
Speaking to a Master on board one of Thome’s managed vessels from Thome’s Operations Hub The Thome Group has opened a modern operations hub at its offices in Singapore to enhance the quality of its ship management services and reaction times to emergency responses. The state-of-the-art facilities...
November 17th, 2017 | HR, IT and Communications, News, Safety and Security, Shipmanagement | Read More

UOB the first bank in Asia off the starting block with Fitbit PayTM

UOB the first bank in Asia off the starting block with Fitbit PayTM
UOB – Ms Choo Wan Sim Singapore, 9 November 2017 – United Overseas Bank’s (UOB) cardmembers will be the first in Asia to be able to make Fitbit PayTM contactless payments through the new Fitbit IonicTM smartwatch. UOB’s latest innovation in payments is set for the lifestyles and payment...
November 9th, 2017 | Banking, Clubs, Consumers Market, Health and Safety, News | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  07-Nov-2017 SHIPS ORDERED TO SAFE AREA Yemen DREDGING WORKS AT ALGAS ANCHORAGE Singapore TESTING OF UNDERWATER VEHICLE (AUV) EAST OF ST JOHN’S ISLAND Singapore Ships ordered to safe area Tuesday, November 7, 2017, Yemen According to local reports, ships awaiting berth...
November 7th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

CTG’s Stephanie Lavelle will be presenting at the Asian Emissions Technology Conference in Singapore on 6 November 2017

CTG’s Stephanie Lavelle will be presenting at the Asian Emissions Technology Conference in Singapore on 6 November 2017
CTG’s Stephanie Lavelle CTG’s Stephanie Lavelle will be presenting at the Asian Emissions Technology Conference in Singapore on 6 November 2017 Stephanie Lavelle, CTG’s Maritime Manager will be presenting ‘Wash-Water Discharge Compliance’ on Monday 6 November at the Asian...
November 3rd, 2017 | Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Shell opens 430 million-litre lubricants plant in Singapore

Shell opens 430 million-litre lubricants plant in Singapore
Shell Tuas Lubricants Plant Shell today opened an integrated lubricants and grease production facility in Tuas, Singapore. At 10 hectares, the site size is equivalent to almost 25 football pitches. It is Shell’s 3rd largest lubricants plant in the world and 2nd largest in Asia-Pacific, capable of producing...
November 2nd, 2017 | Bunkering, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Markets, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

MISC wins tanker operator Lloyd’s List 2017 Asia Pacific Awards

MISC wins tanker operator Lloyd’s List 2017 Asia Pacific Awards
Mr. W. M. Zulhilme B W M Noor, Eaglestar’s Fleet Director (LNG & Products) represented MISC Group in accepting the Lloyd’s List Tanker Operator of the Year Award from Captain Rachit Jain, Managing Director, Safe Lanes, who sponsored the award. MISC Group (MISC) won the Tanker Operator...
October 27th, 2017 | Associations, Awards, Events, People and Places, Tankers | Read More

MacGregor establishes its Head office in Singapore

MacGregor establishes its Head office in Singapore
MacGregor Head Office, External MacGregor, part of Cargotec, establishes its Head office in Singapore. This ends a period of more than three years where MacGregor has operated with a virtual head office. In line with MacGregor’s strategy execution the company wants to strengthen its local presence...
September 29th, 2017 | Company Profiles, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ports & Terminals, Shipmanagement | Read More

Making the world safer and healthier

Making the world safer and healthier
Mike Robinson, Chief Executive of British Safety Council Chief Executive of the British Safety Council and its Chairman designate will explore the nature of wellbeing at work and the practical management of workplace risks at the 21stWorld Congress on Safety & Health at Work in Singapore The 21st World...
August 23rd, 2017 | Associations, Health and Safety, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Safety and Security | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  21-Aug-2017 ESTABLISHMENT OF SILT CURTAINS FOR PIPE PILE INSTALLATION Hong Kong COMMUNICATIONS OF COMMERCIAL SHIPS WITH COALITION FORCES Yemen COLLISION OF US GUIDED-MISSILE DESTROYER JOHN S MCCAIN AND TANKER ALNIC MC [UPDATE 1] Singapore Establishment of silt curtains for pipe...
August 21st, 2017 | Maritime Accidents, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Carrier Transicold Sensor Calibration helps shippers of Pharmaceuticals

Carrier Transicold Sensor Calibration helps shippers of Pharmaceuticals
PrimeLINE with Calibration for GDP SINGAPORE, Aug. 7, 2017 – Compliance with Good Distribution Practice (GDP) guidelines for the transport of pharmaceutical and biomedical products is improved with Carrier Transicold’s new temperature sensor calibration capability for its PrimeLINE® container...
August 7th, 2017 | Containers, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Reefer Containers, Technical, Technology | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  05-Aug-2017 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 6-19 AUGUST 2017 Worldwide World Holidays: 6-19 August 2017 Saturday, August 5, 2017, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 7 Aug (Mon) – August Bank Holiday (Ireland, Scotland) 9 Aug (Wed)...
August 5th, 2017 | Holidays, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  02-Aug-2017 PROHIBITION ON VESSELS OFF MARINA BARRAGE ON 9 AUGUST Singapore LOCKS AND CULVERT OUTAGES Panama Canal, Panama ROCK OPERATIONS Mississippi River, United States of America Prohibition on vessels off Marina Barrage on 9 August Wednesday, August 2, 2017, Singapore The...
August 2nd, 2017 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  01-Aug-2017 CONSTRUCTION OF BREAKWATER OFF FERRY TERMINAL Singapore MARINE WORKS AT BLACK POINT POWER STATION Hong Kong NEW PORT CHARGES AND TOWAGE FEES Darwin, Australia Construction of breakwater off ferry terminal Tuesday, August 1, 2017, Singapore Work is underway until 23...
August 1st, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  31-Jul-2017 SEABED STUDIES FOR TUNNEL PROJECT Istanbul, Turkey DREDGING OFF WESTERN END OF JURONG ISLAND Singapore SOIL INVESTIGATION OFF SHELL BUKOM BERTHS 10, 10A-10C AND VICINITY Singapore BULKHEAD REMOVAL WORKS FOR SEAWATER INTAKE & OUTFALL CULVERTS Hong Kong PORT DEAL SIGNED Hambantota,...
July 31st, 2017 | Associations, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

ClassNK Singapore marks 50 years with anniversary party

ClassNK Singapore marks 50 years with anniversary party
* Singapore- Leading classification society ClassNK hosted an anniversary party to commemorate 50 years of its Singapore Office on 18 July 2017. ClassNK’s Singapore Office was established in 1967 to strengthen its service network in Southeast Asia and cover surveys at ports around the region as well...
July 19th, 2017 | Anniversaries, Classification Societies, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Bureau Veritas and Ascenz join forces in ship performance agreement

As well as providing ship performance benefits, Ascenz’s Shipulse solution incorporates monitoring and reporting requirements for MRV compliance Neuilly-sur-Seine, France, July 19, 2017 – Bureau Veritas and Singapore based Ascenz have signed a memorandum to provide ship performance and monitoring...
July 19th, 2017 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Latitude Brokers opens Latitude Korea office

Latitude Brokers opens Latitude Korea office
SW Kim Hong Kong, 3 July 2017– Latitude Brokers, the Asia based marine insurance specialist, has opened a liaison office in Seoul, Korea. Latitude’s office in Seoul will be their third in Asia, having opened in Hong Kong and Singapore in 2014 and 2016 respectively. Latitude Korea Ltd is wholly owned...
July 3rd, 2017 | Chartering, Company Profiles, HR, Person Profiles, Sales and Purchases | Read More

Marine Money’s Shipping at the Crossroads

Marine Money’s Shipping at the Crossroads
Singapore From Marine Money: 16th Annual Marine Money Week Asia, Tuesday and Wednesday, September 19 and 20, 2017, St. Regis Hotel, Singapore SHIPPING AT THE CROSSROADS It is with great pleasure that we are hosting our 16th Annual Marine Money Week Asia event themed ‘Shipping At The Crossroads‘...
June 15th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Shipfinance | Read More

SingPost unveils SmartPost initiative

SingPost unveils SmartPost initiative
Harnessing technologies like near-field communication, SmartPost will equip SingPost’s postal staff with new skills and tools to elevate their operational capability and efficiency SINGAPORE, 12 June 2017 – Singapore Post (SingPost) announced SmartPost, a transformational initiative that will be...
June 12th, 2017 | Communication, IT and Communications, Technical, Technology | Read More

Sembcorp Marine signs MOU with De Nora for the supply of BALPURE® system on ballast water technology retrofits

Sembcorp Marine signs MOU with De Nora for the supply of BALPURE® system on ballast water technology retrofits
Leading shipyard to supply patentedslip stream electrochlorination BWTS Singapore, May 25, 2017: De Nora, a market leading supplier of electrochlorination equipment, today announced the signing of an MOU with Singapore’s Sembcorp Marine on the supply and installation of De Nora BALPURE® ballast water...
May 25th, 2017 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution, Technical, Technology | Read More

Thome Sponsors Singapore Nite at Nor-Shipping

Thome Sponsors Singapore Nite at Nor-Shipping
Thome President and CCO, Claes Eek Thorstensen The Thome Group has agreed to sponsor the bi-annual “Singapore Nite” during Nor-Shipping (May 30-June 2). The invitation only event will take place at the Radisson Blu Plaza Hotel in Oslo on Wednesday 31stMay and is organised by The Singapore Maritime...
May 22nd, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions | Read More