Posts Tagged ‘Singapore’

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Hot Port News from GAC
27-Mar-2017 SENTINEL FISH CAGE INSTALLED SELETAR DAM Singapore AAT TARIFF REVIEW FY2017: INCREASES FOR FISHERMAN ISLAND Fisherman Island, Australia TROPICAL CYCLONE DEBBIE: UPDATE 6 (27 MARCH 2017) North Queensland, Australia Sentinel fish cage installed Seletar Dam Monday, March...
March 27th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Rowing, Weather | Read More

Aderco opens Singapore office

Aderco opens Singapore office
Philippe Lecloux Responding to growing demand for fuel treatment solutions that save costs, maximise uptime and reduce emissions in the maritime sector, leading fuel treatment manufacturer Aderco has opened an operational base in Singapore. Strategically located, the new office forms a mission-critical...
March 20th, 2017 | Company Profiles, Emissions, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Person Profiles, Pollution | Read More

Ahead of Convention coming into force – the 8th International Conference on BWM

Ahead of Convention coming into force – the 8th International Conference on BWM
Ahead of Convention coming into force – the 8th International Conference on Ballast Water Management Since 2001, the international maritime community has met in Singapore to discuss and monitor the administrative and technological developments in ballast water management under the auspices of...
March 10th, 2017 | Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Pollution | Read More

Maritime Arbitration: Russia, Singapore, Dubai, India or Hong Kong? Take your pick

Maritime Arbitration: Russia, Singapore, Dubai, India or Hong Kong? Take your pick
A very lively panel; on a l to r: Dr Roman Khodykin – Berwin Leighton Paisner, Christopher Style QC – LCIA Board member, The Hon. Sir Bernard Eder (chairman), Sherina Petit – Norton Rose Fulbright and Colin Wright – St Philips Stone Russia, Singapore, Dubai, India or Hong Kong?...
March 7th, 2017 | Arbiitration, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Legal, London Shipping Law Centre | Read More

The Sustainable Shipping Initiative hosts 3rd annual Roundtable on Sustainable Ship Recycling

The Sustainable Shipping Initiative hosts 3rd annual Roundtable on Sustainable Ship Recycling
Ian Petty London – 1st March 2017 – The Sustainable Shipping Initiative (“SSI”), a pioneering coalition of companies from across the global shipping industry, announced that it is holding its 3rd annual Roundtable on Sustainable Ship Recycling in Singapore today. The roundtable event will be...
March 1st, 2017 | Associations, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Ship Demolitions | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
24-Feb-2017 REVISIONS TO WATER PRICE ANNOUNCED Singapore Revisions to water price announced Friday, February 24, 2017, Singapore The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore has announced revisions to its water price for shipping customers to come into effect on 1 July 2017...
February 24th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Ship Supplies | Read More

Industry experts join Sailors’ Society at first Wellness at Sea Conference

Industry experts join Sailors’ Society at first Wellness at Sea Conference
Yale University’s Dr Rafael Lefkowitz speaking at the first Wellness at Sea Conference in Singapore Sailors’ Society’s first Wellness at Sea Conference took place at the Grand Copthorne Waterfront Hotel in Singapore this month, with experts from across the world of maritime and medicine discussing...
January 25th, 2017 | Associations, Charity, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
  20-Jan-2017 DISEMBARKING CREW DUE TO INJURY OR SICKNESS Fujairah, United Arab Emirates 2017 LUNAR NEW YEAR FIREWORKS DISPLAY Hong Kong DRAFT RESTRICTIONS DUE TO SHOALING Sandy Hook, USA SEABED SAMPLING Singapore SEA KIDNAPPINGS RISE IN 2016 DESPITE PLUMMETING GLOBAL PIRACY – IMB REPORT Worldwide Disembarking...
January 20th, 2017 | Piracy and Terrorism, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
  18-Jan-2017 STOWAWAYS & ILLEGAL IMMIGRANTS ON BOARD BARGES Singapore POLLUTION IN IZMIT BAY Izmit Bay, Turkey Stowaways & illegal immigrants on board barges Wednesday, January 18, 2017, Singapore The Singapore Police Coast Guard has issued an advisory to masters and...
January 18th, 2017 | Environment, Immigration, Oil Spill, Pollution, 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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Hot Port News from GAC
  16-Jan-2017 SAFE NAVIGATION IN POOR VISIBILITY Hong Kong HIGH SPOT DREDGING Singapore Safe navigation in poor visibility Monday, January 16, 2017, Hong Kong Masters, coxswains and persons-in-charge of vessels are hereby reminded to strictly comply with the International Regulations...
January 16th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
  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
  11-Jan-2017 DREDGING WORKS AT TEMASEK FAIRWAY Singapore RECLAMATION & SOIL INVESTIGATION WORKS OFF TUAS Singapore Dredging works at Temasek Fairway Wednesday, January 11, 2017, Singapore From 12 January to 28 February, dredging works will be carried out in Temasek Fairway,...
January 11th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port news from GAC
  09-Jan-2017 DREDGING OPERATIONS AT KWAI TSING CONTAINER TERMINALS 1 AND 2 Hong Kong MARINE WORKS AT THE NORTH OF THE HONG KONG INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT Hong Kong MARINE WORKS BETWEEN TAI KWAI WAN, CHEUNG CHAU AND H SO PAI, LANTAU ISLAND Hong Kong DISEMBARKATION OPERATIONS RE-COMMENCED AT...
January 9th, 2017 | Associations, Aviation, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Rowing | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
  08-Jan-2017 AMENDED TRANSIT FEES NOW IN EFFECT Suez Canal, Egypt AMENDMENTS TO THE PREVENTION OF POLLUTION OF THE SEA REGULATIONS AND MERCHANT SHIPPING REGULATIONS Singapore RELIEF SUPPORT FOR COMPANIES PROVIDING CADET TRAINING BERTHS Singapore PORT HEDLAND CYCLONE UPDATE Port Hedland Amended...
January 8th, 2017 | Canals, Environment, Pollution, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Regulatory, Weather | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
  30-Dec-2016 ESTABLISHMENT OF BUOYS DEMARCATING MARINE PARK Hong Kong NEW TOWAGE SERVICE PROVIDER Eden, Australia KIEL CANAL LOCK CHAMBER CLOSURE Kiel Canal, Germany MANDATORY ADOPTION OF MASS FLOW METERING SYSTEM FOR MARINE FUEL OIL DELIVERY Singapore Establishment of buoys demarcating...
December 30th, 2016 | Bunkering, Canals, Ports & Terminals, Regulatory | Read More

Paul Coutts to join SingPost as Group Chief Executive

Paul Coutts to join SingPost as Group Chief Executive
Paul William Coutts Singapore, 29 December 2016 – The Board of Singapore Post Limited (SingPost) has appointed Mr Paul William Coutts to the position of Group Chief Executive Officer (Group CEO), and as a Non-Independent Director of the SingPost Board effective 1 June 2017. Mr Coutts’s appointment...
December 29th, 2016 | Communication, Company Profiles, Logistics, Person Profiles | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

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

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  22-Dec-2016 TEMPORARY LOADING FACILITY AT HUNG HOM Hong Kong TROPICAL CYCLONE YVETTE UPDATE (22 DECEMBER) NW coast of Western Australia MARINE WORKS EAST OF RIVER TRADE TERMINAL Hong Kong OPENING OF CENTRAL MARINE OFFICE Hong Kong TRANSPORT OF SAND MATERIAL TO STOCKPILE AREA & SOIL...
December 22nd, 2016 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  21-Dec-2016 NEW ONLINE FUNCTION (CHANGE OF AGENCY) IN MARINET Singapore TROPICAL LOW O7U UPDATE (21 DECEMBER) Dampier, Australia PORT OPERATIONS SUSPENDED Al Jubail, Saudi Arabia VESSEL GROUNDED AFTER ENGINE FAILURE Bosphorus, Turkey REPLACEMENT OF ACCESS BRIDGE TO MOORING DOLPHIN Hong...
December 21st, 2016 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Sailors’ Society Wellness at Sea conference, Singapore 17 Jan 2017

Sailors’ Society Wellness at Sea conference, Singapore 17 Jan 2017
In 2015, Sailors’ Society launched its Wellness at Sea coaching programme. This initiative was developed in response to a call from within the industry to address the issue of poor mental health and the associated risks that can arise as a result of a life at sea. The vast majority of incidents occurring...
December 19th, 2016 | Associations, Charity, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Corporate Social Responsibility, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, News | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  13-Dec-2016 TOWAGE TARIFFS TO RISE Finland REVISED MARITIME FREQUENCIES & CHANNELING ARRANGEMENTS Singapore Towage tariffs to rise Tuesday, December 13, 2016, Finland Local towage operator Alfons Håkans has announced tariff increases for the cruise ports of Kotka (7,1%),...
December 13th, 2016 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  12-Dec-2016 CONSTRUCTION WORKS ON LINK BRIDGE Singapore FENDER REPLACEMENT WORKS Hong Kong Construction works on link bridge Monday, December 12, 2016, Singapore Construction works are being conducted on the existing link bridge at East Coast Park Lagoon until 9 June 2017.According...
December 12th, 2016 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port news from GAC
  09-Dec-2016 CORAL TRANSLOCATION AT TSEUNG KWAN O Hong Kong MARINE WORKS IN EX-WAN CHAI PUBLIC CARGO WORKING AREA BASIN Hong Kong MARCUS HOOK RANGE ROCK BLASTING OPERATIONS Delaware River, USA DREDGING AT TEMASEK FAIRWAY Singapore CONSTRUCTION OF NEW LANDING PONTOON & UPGRADING OF...
December 9th, 2016 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  02-Dec-2016 ENHANCEMENTS TO ANNUAL ADMINISTRATIVE FEE (AAF) SCHEME Singapore Enhancements to Annual Administrative Fee (AAF) scheme Friday, December 2, 2016, Singapore The AAF scheme was introduced on 1 January 2014 to provide an alternative payment mode option applicable to...
December 2nd, 2016 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More