Posts Tagged ‘Singapore’

Singapore launches enhanced technical co-operation and training program for IMO and its member states

Singapore launches enhanced technical co-operation and training program for IMO and its member states
Singapore Singapore has launched an enhanced 5-year technical co-operation and training package for the International Maritime Organization (IMO) and its Member States. Valued at USD 5 million (approximately SGD 6.5 million), the package comprises fellowships, scholarships, workshops, and courses to...
April 25th, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, IMO, Politics and Government | Read More

MacGregor takes its place at the Finland-Singapore Maritime Innovation camp

MacGregor takes its place at the Finland-Singapore Maritime Innovation camp
l to r: Antti Saurama, University of Turku, Janne Suominen, MacGregor, Karri Mikkonen, Turku Science Park, HE Paula Parviainen, Ambassador of Finland to Singapore, Jason Lin, Singapore Maritime Institute and Toh Ah Cheong, Singapore Maritime Institute MacGregor takes its place at the Finland-Singapore...
April 25th, 2018 | Academia, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

1st World Congress on Maritime Heritage

1st World Congress on Maritime Heritage
Co-organized by the Consortium for International Maritime Heritage and Resorts World Sentosa The Congress will initiate a coordinated effort to communicate the importance of our maritime heritage and current maritime endeavors. It will bring together a diverse global array of maritime constituent groups,...
April 24th, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
23-Apr-2018 DREDGING OFF SULTAN SHOAL LIGHTHOUSE Singapore DREDGING IN TEMASEK FAIRWAY Singapore TEMPORARY SUSPENSION OF DOCKING/UNDOCKING Dammam, Saudi Arabia Dredging off Sultan Shoal Lighthouse Monday, April 23, 2018, Singapore The working period for dredging off Sultan Shoal Lighthouse has been...
April 23rd, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

13th Singapore Maritime Week officially opens

13th Singapore Maritime Week officially opens
Dr Lam Pin Min, Senior Minister of State, Ministry of Transport and Ministry of Health, and maritime industry leaders officiating the launch of Singapore Maritime Week 2018 Connectivity, Innovation and Talent as drivers for future growth The 13th edition of the Singapore Maritime Week (SMW), themed...
April 23rd, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
11-Apr-2018 TESTING OF AUV OFF ST JOHN’S ISLAND Singapore LOCKMASTERS’ STRIKE DURATION UPDATE Kiel Canal, Germany Testing of AUV off St John’s Island Wednesday, April 11, 2018, Singapore From 16 to 27 April, testing of an Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (AUV) will be conducted in waters east of...
April 11th, 2018 | Canals, Ports & Terminals, Strikes | Read More

Singapore Maritime Week 2018: Positioning for Future Growth

Singapore Maritime Week 2018: Positioning for Future Growth
Singapore Singapore Maritime Week (SMW), organised annually by Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) and attracts movers and shakers from the international maritime community for a week of flagship conferences, dialogues, exhibitions and social events in celebration of all things maritime. This...
April 5th, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions | Read More

Hot Port news from GAC

Hot Port news from GAC
04-Apr-2018 TROPICAL CYCLONE IRIS UPDATE (4 APRIL) Queensland, Australia TEMPORARY SHIPPING FAIRWAYS ESTABLISHED Bass Strait, Australia SOIL INVESTIGATION OFF CHANGI FERRY TERMINAL Singapore Tropical Cyclone Iris update (4 April) Wednesday, April 4, 2018, Queensland, Australia At 7:00am AEST, Tropical...
April 4th, 2018 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from  GAC
30-Mar-2018 TESTING OF AUTONOMOUS SURFACE VEHICLE OFF REPUBLIC OF SINGAPORE YACHT CLUB Singapore UNDERWATER INSPECTION WORKS AND SUBMARINE CABLE LAYING OPERATIONS Hong Kong RECLAMATION WORK AT PULAU TEKONG Singapore MOORING & UNMOORING OF VESSELS OFF PULAU TEKONG Singapore Testing of Autonomous...
March 30th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Yachting | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
28-Mar-2018 TESTING OF AUTONOMOUS UNDERWATER VEHICLE OFF ST JOHN’S ISLAND Singapore CANAL STRIKE FINISHED Kiel Canal, Germany ESTABLISHMENT OF RESTRICTED AREA Hong Kong INSPECTION WORKS OF THE EASTERN HARBOUR CROSSING, CHA KWO LING Hong Kong DEEPENING OF NIEUWE WATERWEG (NEW WATERWAY) Rotterdam,...
March 28th, 2018 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

15th Singapore International Reinsurance Conference

15th Singapore International Reinsurance Conference
Singapore, 23 March 2018 The reinsurance industry stands at a crossroads, driven by powerful winds of change  – the rapid pace of technological advancements that present opportunities and challenges by external disruptors and cyber threats – which has sparked the re-imagining of a new industry ecosystem,...
March 28th, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Insurance and Reinsurance, Marine Insurance | Read More

Asia Pacific Maritime 2018 closes on a high note with renewed optimism for maritime industry

Asia Pacific Maritime 2018 closes on a high note with renewed optimism for maritime industry
Exhibitors and visitors at APM 2018 SINGAPORE, 23 MARCH 2018 – Asia Pacific Maritime (APM), Asia’s premier shipbuilding & marine, workboat and offshore exhibition and conference, concluded on a strong note on 16 March 2018 with attendees expressing optimism for an anticipated upturn. 14,158...
March 23rd, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
22-Mar-2018 DREDGING WORKS OFF SULTAN SHOAL LIGHTHOUSE Singapore TERMINAL CLOSED DUE TO WEATHER Gove, Australia Dredging works off Sultan Shoal Lighthouse Thursday, March 22, 2018, Singapore The working period for dredging works off Sultan Shoal Lighthouse have been extended. The works are now being...
March 22nd, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Survitec to showcase Stat-X Fire suppression system at Asia Pacific Maritime 2018

Survitec to showcase Stat-X Fire suppression system at Asia Pacific Maritime 2018
Safety solutions provider Survitec is to display the Stat-X Fire suppression system at Asia Pacific Maritime 2018. Attendance at the event reaffirms Survitec’s commitment to the region, where it has a long and established history, ensuring a rapid response and costs savings for its customers.   The...
March 13th, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

‘Maritime Amazon’ set to shake up marine purchasing

‘Maritime Amazon’ set to shake up marine purchasing
Freddy Ingemann Singapore-based Moscord unveils data-driven ship-to-supplier marketplace to enable direct transactions between buyers and sellers Singapore, March 13, 2018. Moscord Pte Ltd has unveiled a new procurement platform which connects buyers and suppliers in an online community, providing simplified...
March 12th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Ship Supplies, Technology | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  09-Mar-2018 CONSTRUCTION OF JETTIES OFF JURONG ISLAND CAUSEWAY Singapore DREDGING IN MIAH MAULL RANGE, ELBOW OF CROSS LEDGE RANGE & LISTON RANGE Delaware Bay, United States STRANDED VESSEL Lower Mississippi River, United States ingapore Construction of jetties off Jurong Island...
March 9th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  08-Mar-2018 SOIL INVESTIGATION WORK OFF WOODLANDS WATERFRONT PARK Singapore DREDGING IN TEMASEK FAIRWAY Singapore Soil investigation work off Woodlands Waterfront Park Thursday, March 8, 2018, Singapore Soil investigation work is underway until 5 September off Woodlands Waterfront Park. According...
March 8th, 2018 | Canals, Construction, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

“Regulation is welcome but should be measured and wise”

“Regulation is welcome but should be measured and wise”
John Platsidakis The Association held its semi-annual meetings in Singapore “Regulation is welcome but should be measured and wise” INTERCARGO held its Technical and Executive Committees’ meetings in Singapore on 5 and 6 March 2018, along with a well-attended Dinner Reception on the first day....
March 6th, 2018 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Intercargo, Regulatory, Shipmanagement | Read More

Seafarers’ Awards will honour outstanding contributions to seafarer welfare

Seafarers’ Awards will honour outstanding contributions to seafarer welfare
All proceeds from the Awards night will go towards helping the Mission in Singapore continue its ongoing support of thousands of seafarers visiting the port, and those at its Singapore seafarers’ centre SINGAPORE, 1 March 2018 – This May, The Mission to Seafarers will present awards to seafarers...
March 1st, 2018 | Associations, Charity, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore | Read More

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