Posts Tagged ‘Suez Canal’

Hot Port Nes from GAC

Hot Port Nes from GAC
  14-Jul-2016 MARINE SITE INVESTIGATION OFF HONG KONG INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT Hong Kong AMENDED REDUCTION OF TRANSIT TOLLS FOR CONTAINER VESSELS Suez Canal, Egypt Marine Site Investigation off Hong Kong International Airport Thursday, July 14, 2016, Hong Kong For approximately...
July 14th, 2016 | Canals, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  06-Jul-2016 GROUNDED VESSEL REFLOATED Suez Canal, Egypt NEW RAIL SHUTTLE BETWEEN GOTHENBURG AND KARLSHAMN Gothenburg, Sweden SUPER TYPHOON NEPARTAK Taiwan Grounded vessel refloated Wednesday, July 6, 2016, Suez Canal, Egypt The vessel that ran aground in the Suez Canal yesterday...
July 6th, 2016 | Canals, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Groundings, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
  05-Jul-2016 BULK LIQUID LOADING/DISCHARGE AT BERTH 201 Port Kembla, Australia MAINTENANCE WORKS AT LOCK CHAMBER Kiel Canal, Germany CONTAINER SHIP GROUNDED DURING SOUTHBOUND TRANSIT Suez Canal, Egypt OPERATIONAL RESTRICTIONS Bayport, USA Bulk liquid loading/discharge at Berth...
July 5th, 2016 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  16-Jun-2016 NEW SET OF ELECTRONIC NAUTICAL CHARTS (ENCS) Panama Canal, Panama RAMAZAN BAYRAMI HOLIDAY. Turkey LOCK CHAMBER CLOSURE FOR MAINTENANCE WORKS Kiel Canal, Germany VLCCS TRANSITING THE SUEZ CANAL Suez Canal, Egypt New set of Electronic Nautical Charts (ENCs) Thursday,...
June 16th, 2016 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
  19-May-2016 UNDERWATER INSPECTION & SUBMARINE CABLE LAYING OPERATIONS Hong Kong TYPHOON SEASON Hong Kong VESSEL TRANSIT TRIM Suez Canal, Egypt Underwater inspection & submarine cable laying operations Thursday, May 19, 2016, Hong Kong For approximately 2 months,...
May 19th, 2016 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
  11-May-2016 TEMPORARY WIND MONITORING STATION Hong Kong REMOVAL OF GOVERNMENT MOORING BUOY Hong Kong CRUDE OIL TANKER GROUNDED Suez Canal, Egypt Temporary Wind Monitoring Station Wednesday, May 11, 2016, Hong Kong A temporary wind monitoring station which has been established...
May 11th, 2016 | Associations, Canals, Groundings, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
  06-May-2016 GROUNDED SHIP REFLOATED, NO IMPACT ON TRANSITS Suez Canal, Egypt ‘HELSINKI HELPERS’ SERVING CRUISE VISITORS Helsinki, Finland AMERICA’S CUP PRE-EVENT NOTIFICATION New York, USA Grounded ship refloated, no impact on transits Friday, May 6, 2016, Suez Canal, Egypt A...
May 6th, 2016 | Groundings, Logistics, Markets, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port news from GAC
  30-Apr-2016 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 1-14 MAY 2016 Worldwide GROUNDED VESSEL REFLOATED Suez Canal, Egypt CANAL LOCKS LANE OUTAGES FOR REPAIRS Panama Canal, Panama World Holidays: 1-14 May 2016 Saturday, April 30, 2016, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two...
April 30th, 2016 | Canals, Groundings, Holidays, Maritime Accidents, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
  29-Apr-2016 ISRA WAL MI’RAJ PUBLIC HOLIDAY Dubai, UAE VESSEL GROUNDED IN CANAL Suez Canal, Egypt Isra Wal Mi’raj Public Holiday Friday, April 29, 2016, Dubai, UAE On the occasion of “Isra Wal Mi’raj” DP World, UAE Region Administrative Offices will be closed on Thursday,...
April 29th, 2016 | Canals, Groundings, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
              06-Apr-2016 REPAIR OF LIGHT BEACON OFF SHA LO WAN, LANTAU ISLAND Hong Kong 10% PORT DUES CONCESSION FOR BULK CARRIERS Singapore TOLLS REDUCTION FOR CONTAINER SHIPS COMING FROM EAST COAST OF AMERICA TO SE ASIAN PORTS Suez Canal, Egypt NEW TARIFF...
April 6th, 2016 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Taxation | Read More

Greek Ports look south and east through the Suez Canal

Greek Ports look south and east through the Suez Canal
Prof. Constantinos Moutzouris Greek Ports look south and east through the Suez Canal by Prof. Constantinos. I. Moutzouris, President, Regulatory Authority, for Ports, Greece According to the International Chamber of Shipping almost the 90% of the world trade is carried with nearly 50.000 merchant ships....
April 4th, 2016 | Associations, Canals, Energy, Inland Waterways, Insight, International Chamber of Shipping, Logistics, Markets, Ports & Terminals, Trade and Commerce | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
               01-Mar-2016 ADMIRALTY CHARTS Suez Canal, Egypt Admiralty Charts Tuesday, March 1, 2016, Suez Canal, Egypt Vessels transiting the Suez Canal must have Admiralty Charts Nos. SCO1 & SCO2, approved by Suez Canal Authority, on board...
March 1st, 2016 | Canals, Ports & Terminals, Safety and Security | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
  26-Feb-2016 VESSEL GROUNDED IN CANAL Suez Canal, Egypt DIVING OPERATIONS AT ALGAS ANCHORAGE Singapore BALLAST WATER MANAGEMENT REPORTING REQUIREMENTS California, USA TRAFFIC CLOSURE FOR BRIDGE WORKS Bosphorus, Turkey Vessel grounded in Canal Friday, February 26, 2016, Suez...
February 26th, 2016 | Canals, Groundings, Inland Waterways, Ports & Terminals | Read More

New Suez Canal to benefit from ‘One Belt One Road’

New Suez Canal to benefit from ‘One Belt One Road’
Denis Petropoulos, President of Braemar Shipping Services Asia New Suez Canal to Benefit From ‘One Belt One Road’and an opened up Iran The new deeper Suez Canal will be a beneficiary of the ‘One Belt One Road’ initiative taken by China’s charismatic leader Xi Jinping, especially when...
February 23rd, 2016 | Canals, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Inland Waterways, Ports & Terminals, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Blue Valley…

Blue Valley…
Suez Canal – Blue Valley Blue Valley – A new international maritime innovation city – on Sinai – to the benefit of ALL The Blue Valley initiative is launched to assist the entire maritime industry and its stakeholders to better meet (and take advantage of) the increased fast and complex...
February 22nd, 2016 | Canals, Construction, Inland Waterways, Logistics, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
            Suez Canal. Egypt Suez Canal Global Conference The Suez Canal Authority is organising a global conference entitled “Suez Canal Global Conference: Opportunities and Challenges (SCGC)”, as a part of its intention to get a direct and effective contact with...
January 12th, 2016 | Canals, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  19-Oct-2015 DEMOLITION OF JETTY AT POWER STATION Singapore PORT CHARGES REVISION Mina al Fahal, Oman PORT CHARGES REVISION Mina al Fahal, Oman DOCUMENTS TO BE SUBMITTED FOR FIRST-TIME TRANSITS Suez Canal, Egypt VESSELS CARRYING RADIOACTIVE SUBSTANCES Suez Canal, Egypt Demolition...
October 19th, 2015 | Canals, Logistics, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
INSPECTION AND REPAIR WORKS Hong Kong, Hong Kong DEPLOYMENT OF ACOUSTIC DOPPLER CURRENT PROFILER Singapore, Singapore CANAL TRANSIT CANCELLATION CHARGES Egypt, Suez Canal Inspection and repair works August 14, 2015, Hong Kong, Hong Kong For approximately...
August 14th, 2015 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Weekly IHS alert – Biggest terminal, LNG, Dredging, Shipbreaking

Weekly IHS alert – Biggest terminal, LNG, Dredging, Shipbreaking
ME SAFETY PORTS OFFSHORE COMPANIES MARKETS APMT buys biggest reefer terminal in the Mediterranean APM Terminals has bought Vado Ligure reefer terminal on Italy’s Ligurian coast – the largest refrigerated terminal...
August 12th, 2015 | Associations, Press and Media, Reports | Read More

The Panama Canal Expansion Project

The Panama Canal Expansion Project
Veronica Vallarino An analysis of the effects on global trade and the national economy of the expanded Panama Canal, by Veronica Vallarino* At a reported 93% completion, the Panama Canal Expansion Project, the colossal mega-project whose construction has spurred an economic boon to the country, is expected...
August 10th, 2015 | Associations, Canals, Flags, Inland Waterways, Markets, Organisations, Person Profiles, Politics and Government, Ports & Terminals, Shipping Centers | Read More

New Suez Canal opens; GNS supplies charts

Egypt will open the New Suez Canal on Thursday 6 August 2015 and Global Navigation Solutions (‘GNS’), the maritime services group, is named as supplier of all new charts for the Suez Canal. The Egyptian authorities (Suez Canal Authority and Egyptian Navy Hydrographic Department) have produced...
August 6th, 2015 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Logistics | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Wilmington Harbour annual dredging August 04, 2015, United States, Wilmington (Delaware) The dredge ESSEX along with support equipment, including tender boats DUKE, NORFOLK and PUSHER 10, will commence dredging operations at Wilmington Harbour on the Christina River, in Delaware, beginning August...
August 4th, 2015 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Volatile shipping markets and tremors in geopolitics…

Volatile shipping markets and tremors in geopolitics…
John Faraclas Our thirty-first weekly recapitulation of the shipping markets, their respective main indices and world geopolitics affecting same in 2015 and beyond, tonight Friday the 31st of July 2015, with John Faraclas of AllAboutShipping in Athens. The BDI, the Baltic Dry Index, closed up 31 points...
July 31st, 2015 | Canals, Markets, Military, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Stock Markets | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Marine Works at dumping ground south of Cheung Chau July 27, 2015, Hong Kong, Hong Kong For approximately 12 months, marine works involving dumping and trimming operations, hydrographic survey and water quality monitoring will be carried out in the area bounded by straight lines joining the following...
July 27th, 2015 | Bunkering, Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
New Canal trial July 23, 2015, Egypt, Suez Canal A trial for the new Suez Canal will be conducted on Saturday 25 July with three large container ships. The Northbound convoy will be 0400 hours local time until 0830, with a limit time of arrival the previous day at 2300. * ships arriving after 2300...
July 23rd, 2015 | Canals, Ports & Terminals | Read More