Posts Tagged ‘United States’

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 08-Aug-2019 FIVE-DAY PUBLIC HOLIDAY Turkey BAD WEATHER/STRONG WIND WARNINGS Brazil PORT STILL OPERATING DESPITE CLASHES Aden, Yemen ONE-WAY TRAFFIC RECOMMENDED FOR STONE PLACEMENT WORKS Lower Mississippi River, United States Five-day public holiday Thursday, August 8, 2019, Turkey All...
August 8th, 2019 | Military, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 12-Jul-2019 MARINE WORKS IN HUNG HOM FAIRWAY Hong Kong PORT STATUS X-RAY SET AHEAD OF GALE FORCE WINDS Mobile, Gulfport, Pascagoula & Gulf Intracoastal Waterway, United States PORT STATUS YANKEE IN PREPARATION FOR PREDICTED SEVERE WEATHER New Orleans, United States NEW SECURITY...
July 12th, 2019 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 03-Jul-2019 INCORPORATION OF CONTINGENCY MEASURES INTO BALLAST WATER MANAGEMENT PLAN Singapore TRAFFIC SUSPENSION FOR YACHT RACE Bosphorus, Turkey PILOT SERVICES SUSPENDED FOR SEARCH & RESCUE OPERATION Lake Charles, United States Incorporation of contingency measures into Ballast...
July 3rd, 2019 | Canals, Health and Safety, Inland Waterways, Maritime Accidents, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 21-Jun-2019 TRANSPORTATION OF SAND OFF VERY LARGE CRUDE CARRIER ANCHORAGE Singapore NEW TUG PROVIDER Port Hedland, Australia HIGH RISK CREWMEMBERS United States Transportation of sand off Very Large Crude Carrier Anchorage Friday, June 21, 2019, Singapore The working period for...
June 21st, 2019 | Health and Safety, HR, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 25-Apr-2019 WATER SAFETY DAY AT REPULSE BAY & SOUTH BAY Hong Kong SCHEDULED CHANNEL CLOSURES FOR RIVERFEST 2019 Port Neches, United States Water Safety Day at Repulse Bay & South Bay Thursday, April 25, 2019, Hong Kong The Water Safety Day will be conducted from 0800 hours...
April 25th, 2019 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

The Arctic Ocean, cradle of viral biodiversity

The Arctic Ocean, cradle of viral biodiversity
TARA à l’archipel de François Joseph The Arctic Ocean, cradle of viral biodiversity New results, mainly from data from the Tara Oceans expedition (2009-2013), provide the most comprehensive catalog to date of viruses found in all the world’s oceans, including the Arctic Ocean. Led by...
April 25th, 2019 | Arctic Shipping, Climate, Environment, Oceanology, Pollution | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
07-Mar-2019 HIGH WATER MEASURE ESTABLISHED Lower Mississippi River, United States High water measure established Thursday, March 7, 2019, Lower Mississippi River, United States When the Baton Rouge gauge reads above 43’, a U.S. Coast Guard Vessel Traffic Service (VTS) Measure is established for all...
March 7th, 2019 | Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
25-Jan-2019 MAINTENANCE WORKS AT TUEN MUN FERRY TERMINAL & TUEN MUN FERRY PIER Hong Kong ANCHORAGES FULL Mississippi River, United States TROPICAL CYCLONE EXPECTED TO REACH CATEGORY 3 INTENSITY Dampier & Port Hedland, Australia Maintenance works at Tuen Mun Ferry Terminal & Tuen Mun Ferry...
January 25th, 2019 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
28-Nov-2018 PORT CLOSED TO SHIPPING Port Kembla, Australia SAFETY ZONE ESTABLISHED FOR FIREWORKS DISPLAY Lower Mississippi River, Baton Rouge, United States Port closed to shipping Wednesday, November 28, 2018, Port Kembla, Australia Due to forecast strong winds and swell, Port Kembla was closed to all...
November 28th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

GAC welcomes new Marketing Manager for Americas Atlantic coast

GAC welcomes new Marketing Manager for Americas Atlantic coast
Daniel Young has been appointed as GAC’s Group Marketing Manager, covering the eastern United States, eastern Canada, and the Caribbean. Washington D.C., USA – 21 November 2018 – Daniel Young has been appointed as GAC’s Group Marketing Manager, covering the eastern United States, eastern...
November 21st, 2018 | Company Profiles, Logistics, Person Profiles, Ship Agencies | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
13-Nov-2018 TRAFFIC SUSPENDED DUE TO ROUGH WEATHER Beaumont/Corpus Christi/Lake Charles, United States BHP IRON ORE TRAIN SERVICES RECOMMENCE Western Australia, Australia WORKS AT TUAS WESTERN COAST Singapore Traffic suspended due to rough weather Tuesday, November 13, 2018, Beaumont/Corpus Christi/Lake...
November 13th, 2018 | Logistics, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Rail, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
27-Aug-2018 SAFETY ZONE FOR BIG RIVER REGIONAL PADDLE BOARD RACE Lower Mississippi River, United States ANCHORAGE CLOSED Port Kembla, Australia LOCK CHAMBER CLOSURE FOR MAINTENANCE Kiel Canal, Germany PORT STATUS UPDATE (27 AUGUST 2018) Yemen Safety Zone for Big River Regional Paddle Board Race Monday,...
August 27th, 2018 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
24-Aug-2018 MARKED RECOVERY IN CONTAINER VOLUMES Gothenburg, Sweden SAFETY ZONE FOR FIREWORKS DISPLAY Lower Mississippi River, United States HURRICANE LANE MOVING NORTH, CATASTROPHIC FLOODING ON BIG ISLAND Hawaii, United States Marked recovery in container volumes Friday, August 24, 2018, Gothenburg,...
August 24th, 2018 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
16-Aug-2018 MARINE SOIL INVESTIGATION WORKS OFF TEMASEK FAIRWAY Singapore DRAFT RESTRICTION FOR EAST TURNING BASIN Port Arthur, United States MARINE WORKS AT CAUSEWAY BAY TYPHOON SHELTER Hong Kong Marine soil investigation works off Temasek Fairway Thursday, August 16, 2018, Singapore From 17 August...
August 16th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
13-Mar-2018 TROPICAL CYCLONE LINDA Queensland, Australia VTS MEASURE IN EFFECT Lower Mississippi River, United States Tropical Cyclone Linda Tuesday, March 13, 2018, Queensland, Australia Category 1 Tropical Cyclone Linda has formed in the Coral Sea and is expected to continue to move southwest towards...
March 13th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  09-Mar-2018 CONSTRUCTION OF JETTIES OFF JURONG ISLAND CAUSEWAY Singapore DREDGING IN MIAH MAULL RANGE, ELBOW OF CROSS LEDGE RANGE & LISTON RANGE Delaware Bay, United States STRANDED VESSEL Lower Mississippi River, United States ingapore Construction of jetties off Jurong Island...
March 9th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  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

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  28-Nov-2017 CLOSURES FOR MAT SINKING OPS Lower Mississippi River, United States Closures for mat sinking ops Tuesday, November 28, 2017, Lower Mississippi River, United States The United States Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) is conducting mat sinking operations near the HPL...
November 28th, 2017 | Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Safety and Security | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  22-Nov-2017 CHANNEL RESTRICTION FOR PIPELINE REMOVAL Neches River, United States Channel restriction for pipeline removal Wednesday, November 22, 2017, Neches River, United States Pipeline removal operations will begin on Friday, November 24, 2017 in the vicinity of Enterprise...
November 22nd, 2017 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  10-Oct-2017 POST-STORM PORT CONDITION UPDATE (9 OCTOBER) Pascagoula, United States REMOVAL OF WRECK AT NIM SHUE WAN OF LANTAU ISLAND Hong Kong SEABED SURVEY Hong Kong SUBMARINE OUTFALL INSPECTION WORKS OFF SHAM TSENG Hong Kong Post-storm port condition update (9 October) Tuesday,...
October 10th, 2017 | Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  09-Oct-2017 DAYLIGHT SAVING Brazil POST-STORM PORT CONDITION CHANGES Mobile/Pensacola/Panama City & GICWW, United States Daylight Saving Monday, October 9, 2017, Brazil Daylight Saving will come into effect in Brazil from 00:00 hours on Sunday (15 October) and remain...
October 9th, 2017 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  06-Oct-2017 PORT STATUS WHISKEY ORDERED Port Mobile, United States 2017 MAINTENANCE DREDGING CAMPAIGN Melbourne, Australia REVIEW OF PORT TERMINAL ACCESS (BULK WHEAT) CODE OF CONDUCT Australia LOGISTICS PLATFORM LAUNCHED TO STREAMLINE MARITIME PROCESSES Panama TROPICAL STORM NATE: PORT...
October 6th, 2017 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Logistics, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  05-Oct-2017 TROPICAL STORM NATE: PORT CONDITION WHISKEY SET Tampa/St. Petersburg/Manatee, United States Tropical Storm Nate: Port Condition Whiskey set Thursday, October 5, 2017, Tampa/St. Petersburg/Manatee, United States Due to the possibility of gale force winds (34-47 knots)...
October 5th, 2017 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  29-Sep-2017 PORT CHANNEL WIDENING PROJECT RECEIVES STATE APPROVAL Townsville, Australia SUNKEN VESSEL REMOVED FROM SHIPPING CHANNEL Cochin, India WAIVER OF COMPLIANCE WITH NAVIGATION LAWS United States Port channel widening project receives State approval Friday, September 29,...
September 29th, 2017 | Canals, Construction, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Regulatory | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  28-Sep-2017 BRIDGE REPLACEMENT PROJECT Long Beach, United States MODIFICATIONS TO BOOKING CANCELLATION FEES Panama Canal, Panama PUBLIC HOLIDAY DECLARED Nigeria AMENDMENT TO DRAFT RESTRICTION Calcasieu Ship Channel, United States Bridge replacement project Thursday, September...
September 28th, 2017 | Canals, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More