Posts Tagged ‘Sydney’

Waterway Constructions, Australia, takes delivery of Damen DOP250 pump

Waterway Constructions, Australia, takes delivery of  Damen DOP250 pump
Waterway Constructions, based in Sydney, Australia, has taken delivery of a Damen DOP250 submersible dredge pump. The company is a specialist maritime contractor that undertakes construction, maintenance and refurbishment of maritime structures throughout Australia. It owns one of the largest fleets...
October 17th, 2016 | Construction, Inland Waterways, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair | Read More

Tall ship Tenacious and its mixed ability crew reach journey’s end in Sydney

Tall ship Tenacious and its mixed ability crew reach journey’s end in Sydney
  The Tenacious arrives at her destination, Sydney, after a 17,000 NM trip from Southampton in the UK. Jubilee Sailing Trust flagship supported by GAC Pindar Superyacht Services every stop of the way from Southampton Sydney, Australia, 03 August 2016 – A warm welcome awaited the tall ship Tenacious when...
August 3rd, 2016 | Charity, Clubs, Communication, Company Profiles, Events, Sailing, Sports | Read More

TT Club warns of fraud issues faced by Customs Brokers

TT Club warns of fraud issues faced by Customs Brokers
            Kate Hollis, Senior Claims Executive at TT Club in Sydney, discusses the risks faced by licenced customs brokers and mitigation steps to take: “As the international trade regulatory landscape continues to change and the commercial environment becomes increasingly...
July 29th, 2016 | Corruption, Legal, Maritime Fraud, P and I Clubs, Ports & Terminals | Read More

GAC pledges support for tall ship Tenacious as she embarks on epic voyage

GAC pledges support for tall ship Tenacious as she embarks on epic voyage
The tall ship “Tenacious” Southampton, UK – The tall ship Tenacious has left her home port in the UK for an epic voyage to Australia. Over the next eight months, she will sail more than 17, 000 NM and call at 26 ports en route to her final destination, Sydney. And at every stop along the...
November 13th, 2015 | Associations, Charity, Clubs, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
HAZE ALERT Singapore, all ports REPLACEMENT OF FLOATING SEA BARRIER Singapore, Singapore INSPECTION OF SUBMERGED ROAD STRUCTURES Singapore, Singapore NEW SOUTH WALES PORTS UPDATE (25 SEPTEMBER 2015) Australia, Sydney Haze alert September 25, 2015, Singapore, all...
September 25th, 2015 | Health and Safety, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Safety and Security, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
SEA PARADE ON 1 OCTOBER 2015 Hong Kong, all ports NEW SOUTH WALES PORTS UPDATE – 24 SEPTEMBER 2015 Australia, Sydney Sea Parade on 1 October 2015 September 24, 2015, Hong Kong, all ports A flag raising ceremony will be held at 0800 hours on 1 October 2015 at...
September 24th, 2015 | Associations, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
PORT TO OFFER NATURAL GAS BUNKERING Sweden, Gothenburg TONNAGE TAX PROPOSED Sweden, all ports LOW SULPHUR FUEL REGULATION FOR CRUISE SHIPS Australia, Sydney Port to offer natural gas bunkering September 07, 2015, Sweden, Gothenburg New bunkering regulations...
September 7th, 2015 | Associations, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Upgrading of Jurong Terminal Berth J10 & J11 November 20, 2014, Singapore, Singapore The working period and craft list for the upgrading of Jurong Terminal Berth J10 & J11 have been revised. According to the Maritime & Port Authority of Singapore Port Marine Notice No.140 of 2014 dated...
November 20th, 2014 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Berth out of service for structural survey October 16, 2014, United Kingdom, Fawley Esso Fawley No.9 berth is out of service until 1800 hours on Monday (20 October) for a structural survey. As a result, any Propane vessels scheduled for this coming weekend will be loaded on Esso Berth 2. No problems...
October 16th, 2014 | Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Capsized & sunken towing vessel in Ship Channel October 15, 2014, United States, Mobile, Alabama During the evening of the October 13, 2013, the 35’ Dredge Tender NICHOLAS sank and caused the 65’ towing vessel M/V DELTA AMBER to capsize in the Mobile Ship Channel, just south of Light 69 (LLNR...
October 15th, 2014 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Severe weather closes Sydney and Port Botany

Severe weather closes Sydney and Port Botany
Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS) Australia is advising that Sydney and Port Botany have been closed to all shipping movements since 22:00hrs yesterday evening (14th October) until further notice, due to storm force winds and swell at the pilot boarding grounds. A small intense low pressure system is...
October 15th, 2014 | Ship Agencies, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * France, Fos – Tug boat crew strike * United Arab Emirates, Dubai – Ramadan 2014 working hours * Hong Kong, Hong Kong – Dredging and removal/laying of private moorings * Australia, Port Kembla –...
June 24th, 2014 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Strikes, Weather | Read More

New Nautical Institute President challenges members and branches

New Nautical Institute President challenges members and branches
Robert McCabe 18.06.14 – On his election yesterday as President of The Nautical Institute, Captain Robert McCabe FNI issued a challenge to members and branches to evaluate their contribution to the Institute as a “responsible and independent voice for the maritime industry, selflessly dedicated...
June 18th, 2014 | Anniversaries, Associations, Events, People and Places, The Nautical Institute | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * Australia, Sydney – Statutory Charge to rise * Bunker Update – MARKET PRICE UPDATE 16/06/14 DATE: June 16, 2014 COUNTRY: Australia PORT: Sydney Statutory Charge to rise A 9.64% increase in Statutory...
June 16th, 2014 | Bunkering, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Activists take concerns direct to Chevron hometowns

Activists take concerns direct to Chevron hometowns
3 May 2014 – Australian trade unionists challenging the record of oil giant Chevron in its US home state have been welcomed by local activists, groups and politicians who share their concerns. Shannon O’Keeffe, campaigns director for the ITF’s (International Transport Workers’ Federation’s)...
May 3rd, 2014 | HR, ITF, Labour Disputes | Read More

Key management change at GAC Australia

Key management change at GAC Australia
Scott Henderson Scott Henderson takes over from Phil Coolican as Managing Director   Sydney, Australia – 09 April 2014: Scott Henderson has been appointed Managing Director of GAC Australia following the retirement of Phil Coolican after seven years with the company and more than four decades...
April 9th, 2014 | Company Profiles, HR, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, People and Places, Person Profiles | Read More