Posts Tagged ‘South Africa’

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 18-Mar-2020 COVID-19: TWO SHIPS UNDER INVESTIGATION Cape Town, South Africa ADDITIONAL MEASURES TO STRENGTHEN RESPONSE TO COVID-19 Namibia AIRPORTS TO CLOSE TO ARRIVING INTERNATIONAL PASSENGER FLIGHTS Sri Lanka MAINTAINING OF RECORD Port Qasim, Pakistan BAN ON FOREIGN NATIONALS...
March 18th, 2020 | Canals, Health and Safety, Inland Waterways, Logistics, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port news from GAC 12-Mar-2020 NEW PORT TARIFFS Port Elizabeth, South Africa ON-ARRIVAL VISA FOR TOURISTS SUSPENDED Sri Lanka VISA RESTRICTIONS RELATED TO COVID-19 India EXCEPTIONAL MEASURES ANNOUNCED Kuwait GUIDELINES AT SEAPORTS FOR PREVENTION OF SPREAD OF COVID-19 Philippines DECLARATION BY MASTER...
March 12th, 2020 | Health and Safety, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from  GAC 11-Mar-2020 PLANNED SUSPENSION OF VESSEL TRAFFIC Dardanelles, Turkey DRAFT RESTRICTIONS DUE TO SHOALING Upper Mobile River, United States NOVEL CORONAVIRUS – UPDATE (CHANGE 1) United States FORTH PORTS MARINE GROUP: CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) GUIDANCE Firth of Tay, United Kingdom TRAVEL...
March 11th, 2020 | Health and Safety, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 25-Feb-2020 MARINE SOIL INVESTIGATION AT PULAU UBIN Singapore DAYLIGHT RESTRICTIONS DUE TO HIGH WATER Mississippi River, United States ADDITIONAL COVID-19 MEASURES South Africa ARRIVING/DEPARTING VESSELS Pakistan UPDATED PRE-ARRIVAL PREPARATIONS Chennai, Ennore, Karaikal, Kattupalli,...
February 25th, 2020 | Health and Safety, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
HotPort News from GAC 13-Feb-2020 TALLY SERVICES & CHARGES Tanzania STATEMENT OF CREW HEALTH Iraq PROCEDURES FOR CORONAVIRUS OUTBREAK South Af r ica UPDATE OF CORONAVIRUS MEASURES (13 FEBRUARY) Ras Laffan & Mesaieed, Qatar SUBMISSION OF MARITIME DECLARATION OF HEALTH Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates PORT...
February 13th, 2020 | Health and Safety, Medical, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

SALDEHCO: Strengthening South Africa’s Ocean’s Economy

SALDEHCO: Strengthening South Africa’s Ocean’s Economy
Picture courtesy of Saldehco SALDEHCO: Strengthening South Africa’s Ocean’s Economy Cape Town, South Africa. Monday, 10 February 2020 South Africa’s first planned facility, with a focus on providing specialist and generalist services for both the offshore oil and gas industry, as well as maritime...
February 10th, 2020 | Company Profiles, Ports & Terminals, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Long term CIRM member SMD, Service Providers in South Africa, write

Long term CIRM member SMD, Service Providers in South Africa, write
Andile Dhlomo, managing director at SMD Marine Long term CIRM member SMD, Service Providers in South Africa, write on Disintermediation – The service man in the middle Recent changes in the maritime environment can be best described by what the Harvard Business Review refers to as a VUCA world. V...
February 8th, 2020 | CIRM, Communication, Insight, IT and Communications | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from  GAC 29-Jan-2020 SINGAPORE AIRSHOW 2020 Singapore MEASURES TO PREVENT SPREAD OF CORONAVIRUS South Africa PROCEDURE TO PREVENT SPREAD OF CORONA VIRUS Namibia CORONAVIRUS OUTBREAK RESPONSE Australia TEMPERATURE SCREENING AT SEA CHECKPOINTS Singapore ADDITIONAL EXTENSION OF NEW YEAR...
January 29th, 2020 | Health and Safety, Medical, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 14-Dec-2019 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 15-28 DECEMBER 2019 Worldwide World Holidays: 15-28 December 2019 Saturday, December 14, 2019, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 16 Dec (Mon) – Kazakhstan Independence Day 16 Dec (Mon) – South...
December 14th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 07-Dec-2019 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 8-21 DECEMBER 2019 Worldwide World Holidays: 8-21 December 2019 Saturday, December 7, 2019, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 8 Dec (Sun) – Feast of the Immaculate Conception of Mary (Philippines) 10...
December 7th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

South Africa will be major global force within LNG bunker market says DNG Energy

South Africa will be major global force within LNG bunker market says DNG Energy
Aldworth Mbalati, Chief Executive Officer, DNG Energy South Africa will be major global force within LNG bunker market says DNG Energy Company to commence LNG bunkering operations from Algoa Bay in 2020 in line with ongoing investment drive London, November 20, 2019 – DNG Energy, the leading South...
November 20th, 2019 | Bunkering, Company Profiles, LNG, Person Profiles | Read More

Port of Cape Town boosts tug fleet with second 70 TBP craft

Port of Cape Town boosts tug fleet with second 70 TBP craft
Tug Umbilo (70 TBP) arriving in the Port Port of Cape Town boosts tug fleet with second 70 TBP craft [Cape Town, South Africa, 17 October 2019] Transnet National Ports Authority has redeployed another of its powerful, new tugs to the Port of Cape Town to enhance marine efficiency and enable the port...
October 17th, 2019 | Ports & Terminals | Read More

Celebrating 1 million hours of safety in the Port of Ngqura

Celebrating 1 million hours of safety in the Port of Ngqura
The Port of Ngqura’s leadership celebrated their safety achievement with employees in the workplace by wearing blue overalls and handing out chocolates to them Celebrating 1 million hours of safety in the Port of Ngqura  [Port Elizabeth, 4 October 2019] Transnet National Ports Authority’s (TNPA)...
October 4th, 2019 | Health and Safety, Ports & Terminals, Safety and Security | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 21-Sep-2019 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 22 SEPTEMBER-5 OCTOBER 2019 Worldwide World Holidays: 22 September-5 October 2019 Saturday, September 21, 2019, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 24 Sep (Tue) – South Africa Heritage Day 24 Sep...
September 21st, 2019 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 14-Sep-2019 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 15-28 SEPTEMBER 2019 Worldwide World Holidays: 15-28 September 2019 Saturday, September 14, 2019, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 16 Sep (Mon) – Malaysia Day 17 Sep (Tue) – Angolan National...
September 14th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 03-Aug-2019 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 4-17 AUGUST 2019 Worldwide World Holidays: 4-17 August 2019 Saturday, August 3, 2019, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 5 Aug (Mon) – August Bank Holiday (Ireland) 9 Aug (Fri) – Singapore...
August 3rd, 2019 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 27-Jul-2019 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 28 JULY-10 AUGUST 2019 Worldwide World Holidays: 28 July-10 August 2019 Saturday, July 27, 2019, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 29 Jul (Mon) – Substitution for H.M. King Maha Vajiralongkorn’s...
July 27th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Banking, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC 04-Jul-2019 COAL TRANSPORT NETWORK MAINTENANCE SHUTDOWN Richards Bay, South Africa NEW REQUIREMENT AT OIL TERMINAL Novorossiysk, Russia Coal transport network maintenance shutdown Thursday, July 4, 2019, Richards Bay, South Africa Transnet Freight Rail (TFR) has announced that...
July 4th, 2019 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 08-Jun-2019 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 9-22 JUNE 2019 Worldwide World Holidays: 9-22 June 2019 Saturday, June 8, 2019, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 9 Jun (Sun) – Whit Sunday 10 Jun (Mon) – Whit Monday 10 Jun (Mon) – Queen’s...
June 8th, 2019 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

Power struggles weigh on South Africa, Internationalisation of the renminbi

Power struggles weigh on South Africa, Internationalisation of the renminbi
. Power struggles weigh on South Africa, Internationalisation of the renminbi Commentary: Power struggles weigh on South Africa By Michelle Middleton in New York and Laura Ostrander in Boston South Africa faces a deteriorating fiscal balance, high government debt and an inefficient and unreliable power...
May 1st, 2019 | Banking, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Finance | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port news from GAC 20-Apr-2019 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 21 APRIL-4 MAY 2019 Worldwide World Holidays: 21 April-4 May 2019 Saturday, April 20, 2019, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 21 Apr (Sun) – Easter Day 22 Apr (Mon) – Easter Monday 25 Apr (Thu)...
April 20th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

Unique port sand bypass system mimics nature successfully

Unique port sand bypass system mimics nature successfully
The A team – This achievement could not be made possible without the commitment and flexibility of this core team of nine people. They are from the left Pata Gotyi, Irvin Deysel, Malibongwe Lobese, Luvuyo Marangula (sitting down), Melikhaya Freddie (in the centre) Irfaan Johnson, Johnayne van Heerden...
April 16th, 2019 | Construction, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Davies Turner names new ocean freight manager

Davies Turner names new ocean freight manager
John Adams Davies Turner names new ocean freight manager Davies Turner, the UK’s leading independent freight forwarding and logistics services provider, has added John Adams to its Ocean Management Team as head of trade, Middle East, Indian Sub Continent, South Africa and emerging markets. Adams is...
April 15th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Logistics, Person Profiles | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
13-Apr-2019 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 14-27 APRIL 2019 Worldwide World Holidays: 14-27 April 2019 Saturday, April 13, 2019, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 14 Apr (Sun) – Sinhala & Tamil New Year’s Day (Sri Lanka) 15 Apr (Mon)-16 Apr (Tue) – Songkran...
April 13th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Religion | Read More

The Port of Ngqura – Nurturing its green status

The Port of Ngqura – Nurturing its green status
The Port of Ngqura staff responsible for managing the environmental aspect of the business are, from the left:Zimasa Sani(Environmental Officer) and Mandilakhe Mdodana (Environmental Manager). The Port of Ngqura – Nurturing its green status  [Port Elizabeth, South Africa, 25 March 2019] Transnet National...
March 25th, 2019 | Energy, Environment, Ports & Terminals | Read More