Posts Tagged ‘Singapore’

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
15-Mar-2019 DOCK WORKERS VOTE TO STRIKE Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane & Fremantle, Australia REPORTING PROCEDURES FOR SHIPS TRANSITING WESTERN SINGAPORE PORT LIMITS Singapore REPAIR WORKS FOR DOLPHINS IN SHAU KEI WAN TYPHOON SHELTER Hong Kong SEAWALL REINSTATEMENT WORKS AT TSEUNG KWAN O Hong Kong ...
March 15th, 2019 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Strikes, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
 06-Mar-2019 AIRPORT CLOSURE FOR BALINESE NEW YEAR Bali, Indonesia REPAIR OF DAMAGED REVETMENTS OFF PA-WATER VENTURE SEMBAWANG Singapore Airport closure for Balinese New Year Wednesday, March 6, 2019, Bali, Indonesia Due to Silent Day (Nyepi), which marks the Balinese New Year, I Gusti Ngurah Rai Airport...
March 6th, 2019 | Aviation, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
04-Mar-2019 SVITZER ANNOUNCES ESCALATION OF TARIFFS Australia LAYING OF SUBMARINE CABLES Singapore Svitzer announces escalation of tariffs Monday, March 4, 2019, Australia Svitzer Australia has advised that its public tariffs will escalate by an average of 2.8% Australia-wide from 1 April. This follows...
March 4th, 2019 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
28-Feb-2019 REPAIRS AT BERTHS 3 & 4 OF PULAU BUSING TERMINAL (TANKSTORE) Singapore INSTALLATION OF FLOATING SEA BARRIER OFF TANAH MERAH COAST ROAD Singapore HIGH WATER RESTRICTIONS IN PLACE Mississippi River, United States Repairs at Berths 3 & 4 of Pulau Busing Terminal (Tankstore) Thursday,...
February 28th, 2019 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
27-Feb-2019 INSTALLATION OF FLOATING SEA BARRIER OFF PA WATER-VENTURE (PASIR RIS) Singapore INSTALLATION OF FLOATING SEA BARRIER OFF CHANGI BEACH PARK Singapore INSTALLATION OF FLOATING SEA BARRIER OFF CHANGI EAST Singapore “QUANTITIES INCENTIVE” REBATES FOR LNG CARRIERS Suez Canal, Egypt Installation...
February 27th, 2019 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
26-Feb-2019 TESTING OF AUTONOMOUS UNDERWATER VEHICLE Singapore FENDER REPAIR WORKS FOR DOLPHINS IN HEI LING CHAU TYPHOON SHELTER Hong Kong Testing of Autonomous Underwater Vehicle Tuesday, February 26, 2019, Singapore An Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (AUV) will be tested off St John’s Island from...
February 26th, 2019 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Environment, Oceanology, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
25-Feb-2019 REPLACEMENT OF SUBSEA HOSE AT SHELL SINGLE BUOY MOORING Singapore SEAWALL REINSTATEMENT WORKS AT SAI KUNG Hong Kong EX-CYCLONE NOW WELL OFFSHORE Southern Queensland, Australia MODIFIED PORT CONDITION WHISKEY SET Philadelphia, New Jersey & Delaware, United States Replacement of subsea...
February 25th, 2019 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
19-Feb-2019 WORKS AT TUAS WESTERN COAST Singapore TRAFFIC HALTED DUE TO FOG Bosphorus, Turkey Works at Tuas Western Coast Tuesday, February 19, 2019, Singapore The working period for works at Tuas Western Coast has been extended. The works will now be conducted 24 hours daily – including Sundays...
February 19th, 2019 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
18-Feb-2019 SEAWALL REINSTATEMENT WORKS AT SAI KUNG Hong Kong OPERATION OF TEMPORARY JETTY & RORO RAMP Singapore Seawall reinstatement works at Sai Kung Monday, February 18, 2019, Hong Kong From 25 February and for approximately 4 months, seawall reinstatement works will be carried out within the...
February 18th, 2019 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
12-Feb-2019 MAXIMUM AUTHORIZED DRAFT FOR NEOPANAMAX LOCKS Panama Canal, Panama REMOVAL OF JETTY AND INSTALLATION OF MONO PILES AT PULAU SEBAROK Singapore Maximum authorized draft for Neopanamax locks Tuesday, February 12, 2019, Panama Canal, Panama Based on the present and projected level of Gatun Lake...
February 12th, 2019 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
31–Jan-2019 NAVIGATIONAL WARNING DUE TO FIREWORKS DISPLAY Hong Kong MARINE WORKS TO THE SOUTH-EAST OF THE HONG KONG INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT Hong Kong DREDGING OPERATIONS AT THE BLACK POINT POWER STATION Hong Kong RECLAMATION TO THE SOUTHWEST OF SHEK KWU CHAU Hong Kong ESTABLISHMENT OF SILT CURTAIN...
January 31st, 2019 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
29-Jan-2019 REPLACEMENT OF FENDERS AT PUNGGOL JETTY Singapore NEW PROCEDURE IMPLEMENTED IN BAHRAIN AT BAPCO Replacement of fenders at Punggol Jetty Tuesday, January 29, 2019, Singapore The working period for the replacement of fenders at Punggol Jetty has been extended. The work will now be carried out...
January 29th, 2019 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
24-Jan-2019 RECEIPT OF ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (ROA) UPON APPLICATION OF CERTIFICATE OF ENDORSEMENT (COE) Singapore TROPICAL LOW 12 U NOW TROPICAL CYCLONE RILEY Dampier, Australia SEAWALL REINSTATEMENT WORKS AT TUNG WAN, CHEUNG CHAU Hong Kong Receipt of Acknowledgement (ROA) upon application of Certificate of...
January 24th, 2019 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
23-Jan-2019 WEIGHT LIMITATION OF DANGEROUS GOODS Singapore TROPICAL LOW 12 U (UPDATE 3) Dampier, Australia CYCLONE RESPONSE PROCEDURE ACTIVATED Port Hedland, Australia Weight limitation of dangerous goods Wednesday, January 23, 2019, Singapore From 1 January 2019, the Notification relating to the Weight...
January 23rd, 2019 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

New initiatives announced to strengthen Singapore as a Global Maritime Hub

New initiatives announced to strengthen Singapore as a Global Maritime Hub
Dr Lam Pin Min, Senior Minister of State for Transport and Health, Singapore Dr Lam Pin Min, Senior Minister of State for Transport and Health, announced two initiatives for the maritime industry at the Singapore Shipping Association’s (SSA) Annual Lunar New Year Cocktail Reception yesterday evening....
January 23rd, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Marine Insurance, Markets | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
22-Jan-2019 MARINE WORKS AT TSIM SHA TSUI Hong Kong CABLE LAYING WORKS IN THE EAST JOHOR STRAIT Singapore TROPICAL LOW EXPECTED TO BECOME CYCLONE Dampier, Australia BAN ON OPEN-LOOP SCRUBBERS Fujairah, United Arab Emirates Marine Works at Tsim Sha Tsui Tuesday, January 22, 2019, Hong Kong For approximately...
January 22nd, 2019 | Construction, Emissions, Environment, Pollution, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
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

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
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

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
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

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
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

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
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

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
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

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
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

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
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