Posts Tagged ‘Turkish Straits’

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Hot Port News from GAC 29-Aug-2019 PILOTS ISSUE NEW SAFE NAVIGATION RECOMMENDATIONS New Orleans, United States PORT CONDITION WHISKEY SET Miami, United States VICTORY DAY SWIMMING RACES Turkish Straits, Turkey DORIAN FORECAST TO STRENGTHEN INTO MAJOR HURRICANE Bahamas HURRICANE CONDITION WHISKEY SET...
August 29th, 2019 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC 26-Aug-2019 PILOTS PROPOSE RATE ADJUSTMENTS FOR COMING DECADE Sabine, United States AMENDMENTS TO RULES REGULATING MARITIME TRAFFIC SCHEME Turkish Straits, Turkey Pilots propose rate adjustments for coming decade Monday, August 26, 2019, Sabine, United States The Sabine Pilots...
August 26th, 2019 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 16-Aug-2019 UPDATES OF THE MARITIME TRAFFIC REGULATIONS FOR THE TURKISH STRAITS Turkey Updates of the Maritime Traffic Regulations for the Turkish Straits Friday, August 16, 2019, Turkey With effect from 15 August 2019, the legal status of ‘’The Maritime Traffic Code for the...
August 16th, 2019 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Regulatory | Read More

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03-Aug-2018 NEW PORT OF GALVESTON BERTH DRAFT RESTRICTIONS Port of Galveston NEW REGULATIONS FOR LPG VESSELS AT TURKISH STRAITS Turkish Straits, Turkey New Port of Galveston berth draft restrictions Friday, August 3, 2018, Port of Galveston The Galveston Texas City Pilots have determined that the maximum...
August 3rd, 2018 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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27-Apr-2018 VESSEL TRAFFIC SUSPENDED Bosphorus, Turkey MAXIMUM AUTHORIZED DRAFT FOR NEOPANAMAX LOCKS Panama Canal, Panama Vessel traffic suspended Friday, April 27, 2018, Bosphorus, Turkey Vessel traffic in the Bosphorus was suspended due to the poor visibility (dense fog) at 06.17 hours local time...
April 27th, 2018 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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  31-Jan-2018 YACHT RACE FROM HONG KONG TO AUCKLAND Hong Kong SUSPENSION OF VESSEL TRAFFIC Turkish Straits, Turkey Yacht Race from Hong Kong to Auckland Wednesday, January 31, 2018, Hong Kong A yacht race will take place from Hong Kong to Auckland, New Zealand on 7 February...
January 31st, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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  11-Jan-2018 MARINE SITE INVESTIGATION AT CASTLE PEAK BAY Hong Kong PORTS PREPARE FOR TROPICAL CYCLONE JOYCE Port Hedland, Dampier & Broome, Australia MARITIME PIRACY & ARMED ROBBERY REACHES 22-YEAR LOW, SAYS IMB REPORT Worldwide FOG AND POOR VISIBILITY IN THE BOSPHORUS Turkish...
January 11th, 2018 | Piracy and Terrorism, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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  16-Aug-2017 FLOATING OF LOCAL CURRENCY Yemen SHOALING IN SAN JOAQUIN RIVER Stockton, United States TEMPORARY DIVERSION OF TUNG CHUNG BUOYED CHANNEL Hong Kong CLOSURE OF BOSPHORUS Turkish Straits, Turkey Floating of local currency Wednesday, August 16, 2017, Yemen On Monday (14...
August 16th, 2017 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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  12-Jul-2017 LANE OUTAGES FOR MAINTENANCE WORK Panama Canal, Panama MARINE SITE INVESTIGATION OFF PAK KOK PIER, LAMMA ISLAND Hong Kong MARINE WORKS AT CAUSEWAY BAY TYPHOON SHELTER Hong Kong NAVAL FORCES SAILING CUP Turkish Straits, Turkey Lane outages for maintenance work Wednesday,...
July 12th, 2017 | Canals, Military, Ports & Terminals, Sailing | Read More

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  06-Jul-2017 SILT CURTAIN FOR PIPE PILE INSTALLATION AT WEST KOWLOON CULTURAL DISTRICT Hong Kong BOSPHORUS SAILING CUP Turkish Straits, Turkey Silt curtain for pipe pile Installation at West Kowloon Cultural District Thursday, July 6, 2017, Hong Kong For approximately 12 months,...
July 6th, 2017 | Associations, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

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27-Jun-2017 SEA PARADE ON 1 JULY 2017 Hong Kong FIREWORKS DISPLAY TO CELEBRATE THE 20TH ANNIVERSARY OF SPECIAL ADMINISTRATIVE REGION Hong Kong BOSPHORUS SAILING CUP Turkish Straits, Turkey Sea Parade on 1 July 2017 Tuesday, June 27, 2017, Hong Kong A flag raising ceremony...
June 27th, 2017 | Anniversaries, Canals, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Sports | Read More

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29-May-2017 MARINE WORKS AT CAUSEWAY BAY TYPHOON SHELTER Hong Kong SUSPENSION OF TRAFFIC FOR SAILING EVENT Turkish Straits, Turkey Marine works at Causeway Bay Typhoon Shelter Monday, May 29, 2017, Hong Kong For approximately 14 months, marine works involving dredging operations,...
May 29th, 2017 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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27-Apr-2017 COLLISION OFF BOSPHORUS Turkish Straits, Turkey Collision off Bosphorus Thursday, April 27, 2017, Turkish Straits, Turkey At 11.45 hours local time today, a Togo-flagged vessel and a Russian Navy Vessel collided 17 miles of Bosphorus, due to fog and low visibility. As...
April 27th, 2017 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Port Alert: Turkey – Port operations and clearances

Port Alert: Turkey – Port operations and clearances
19 July 2016 – Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS) is advising that there has been no impact to operations at the Turkish Straits following the attempted coup in Turkey, with all passages taking place as per schedule.  However, vessel clearances can not currently be granted at Karadeniz Ereğli...
July 19th, 2016 | Civil Unrest, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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              17-Mar-2016 CLOSURE FOR NAVAL CELEBRATIONS Dardanelles, Turkey Closure for naval celebrations Thursday, March 17, 2016, Dardanelles, Turkey Traffic in the Dardanelles will be suspended from 08:00 to 16:00 hours tomorrow (18 March),...
March 17th, 2016 | Anniversaries, Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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REDUCED OPERATING SCHEDULES DURING PAPAL VISIT 26-28 SEPTEMBER United States, Delaware River SUBMARINE OUTFALL INSPECTION WORKS OFF SHAM TSENG Hong Kong, Hong Kong UNLOADING OF PRECAST UNITS OFF WAN CHAI Hong Kong, Hong Kong REVISED ENTRANCE CHANNEL DEPTH Australia, Cairns CLOSURE...
September 21st, 2015 | Bunkering, Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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YACHT RACES BETWEEN HONG KONG AND MACAU Hong Kong, Hong Kong PORT SERVICE AGREEMENTS Australia, Gladstone BRIDGE WORKS Turkey, Turkish Straits STATUS OF CHILEAN PORTS – 18 SEPTEMBER 2015 Chile, all ports STATE OF EMERGENCY DECLARED Chile, all ports LOCKS LANE OUTAGE Panama,...
September 18th, 2015 | Canals, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Logistics, Ports & Terminals, Sports | Read More

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CANAL WAITING TIMES AT HOLTENAU Germany, Kiel Canal GROUNDING IN THE BOSPHORUS Turkey, Turkish Straits Canal waiting times at Holtenau September 09, 2015, Germany, Kiel Canal Ships of 125m length or more and/or draft greater than 6.5m are currently facing...
September 9th, 2015 | Associations, Canals, Inland Waterways, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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                12/08/2015 CHANGES TO PILOT BOARDING PROCEDURE United Arab Emirates, Jebel Ali ASIAN GYPSY MOTH VESSEL ASSESSMENT & INSPECTION Australia, all ports ENGINE MALFUNCTION IN BOSPHORUS Turkey, Turkish Straits AUDITORS...
August 12th, 2015 | Bunkering, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hung Hom Temporary Loading Facility August 03, 2015, Hong Kong, Hong Kong A temporary loading facility has been established at the pier off Hong Kong Coliseum, Hung Hom. The facility has one discharging platform protruding about 7 metres seawards from the eastern side of the pier. The temporary loading...
August 3rd, 2015 | Bunkering, Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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Pilotage rates increase July 30, 2015, United States, Corpus Christi, Texas A 2½% increase in pilotage rates for the port of Corpus Christi will come into effect from 1 August 2015. This increase is the final tier of a 3-year rate increase granted by the Pilot Board at a Public Hearing on 29 July...
July 30th, 2015 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Marine Site Investigation in Hung Hom Fairway July 21, 2015, Hong Kong, Hong Kong For approximately one month, marine site investigation works involving cone penetration tests will be carried out within the area bounded by straight lines joining the following co-ordinates (WGS 84 Datum) from (A) to...
July 21st, 2015 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Draft change for Ship Channel July 20, 2015, United States, Houston, Texas After reviewing multiple hydro surveys provided by the Army Corp of Engineers, the 43′-00′ draft restriction imposed by the Houston Pilots on 29 June is rescinded, effective immediately. Maximum draft permitted...
July 20th, 2015 | Bunkering, Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Adjustment of draft restriction July 13, 2015, United States, Mobile, Alabama The Army Corps of Engineers has completed much of the necessary dredging on the west side of the channel in the Upper Mobile River. They are still working on the Turning Basin and the east side of the Mobile River from the...
July 13th, 2015 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Severe Tropical Storm Linfa east of Hong Kong July 08, 2015, Hong Kong, all ports Standby Signal No.1 is in force in Hong Kong, in anticipation of the possible impact of Severe Tropical Storm Linfa. According to the latest Tropical Cyclone Bulletin issued by the Hong Kong Observatory, at 5pm local...
July 8th, 2015 | Bunkering, Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More