Posts Tagged ‘United States’

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 21-Mar-2020 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 22 MARCH-4 APRIL 2020 Worldwide UPDATED COVID-19 INFORMATION Norway SAFETY MEASURES FOR VESSELS Grand Bahama Anchorage, Bahamas MARINE CREW DEEMED ESSENTIAL Canada INSTRUCTIONS TO PORTS FOR DEALING WITH COVID-19 PANDEMIC India COVID-19 RESPONSE (20...
March 21st, 2020 | Health and Safety, Holidays, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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 15-Mar-2020 PRECAUTIONARY PROCEDURES Yemen UK & IRELAND ADDED TO EUROPEAN TRAVEL BAN United States CLOSURE OF LAND AND AIR PORTS Libya SUSPENSION OF SHORE LEAVE Fujairah, United Arab Emirates Precautionary procedures Sunday, March 15, 2020, Yemen In response to the COVID-19...
March 15th, 2020 | Airline Industry, Aviation, Health and Safety, HR, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 14-Mar-2020 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 15-28 MARCH 2020 Worldwide UPDATED CORONAVIRUS MEASURES Turkey REGULATIONS UPDATE IN RESPONSE TO COVID-19 Taiwan ENTRY RESTRICTIONS Poland VESSEL REPORTING REQUIREMENTS FOR ILLNESS OR DEATH United States EMBARKATION/DISEMBARKATION SUSPENDED Panama HEALTH...
March 14th, 2020 | Health and Safety, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Povt News from GAC

Hot Povt  News from GAC
Hot Port  News from GAC 13-Mar-2020 PROCEDURE FOR TESTING CREW Libya MARINE SOIL INVESTIGATION OFF POLICE COAST GUARD LIM CHU KANG BASE Singapore COVID-19 PRECAUTIONS Toamasina, Madagascar UPDATED COVID-19 MEASURES New Zealand COVID 19 TRAVEL ADVISORY Jaigad, India UPDATED DISEASE CONTROL MEASURES Uruguay CRUISE...
March 13th, 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
Hot Port News from GAC 10-Feb-2020 CHANNEL REOPENED Corpus Christi, United States TONNAGE & GOODS RATES Cork, Ireland ADJUSTED PILOTAGE & TOWAGE COSTS Kumai, Indonesia SPECIAL WORK ARRANGEMENTS Hong Kong DREDGING AT BLACK POINT POWER STATION Hong Kong ADDITIONAL CLARIFICATIONS TO FRESH WATER...
February 10th, 2020 | Canals, Construction, Inland Waterways, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from  GAC 08-Feb-2020 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 9-22 FEBRUARY 2020 Worldwide CHANNEL CLOSURE Corpus Christi, United States World Holidays: 9-22 February 2020 Saturday, February 8, 2020, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: Tue 11 Feb – Japan...
February 8th, 2020 | Canals, Holidays, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 03-Feb-2020 PREVENTION AND SPREAD OF 2019-NCOV Philippines MARITIME DECLARATION OF HEALTH Singapore EXTENSION OF PRECAUTIONARY MEASURES Singapore SOUTHWEST PASS RECOMMENDED DRAFT LIMITATION New Orleans, United States NEW YEAR HOLIDAY FURTHER EXTENDED Tianjin/Chengdu/Beijing, China IMMIGRATION...
February 3rd, 2020 | Health and Safety, Immigration, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 20-Jan-2020 MARINE SURVEYS AT CASTLE PEAK POWER STATION, TUEN MUN Hong Kong RECONSTRUCTION OF LIGHT BEACON Hong Kong SEA CARGO MANIFEST AND TRANSHIPMENT REGULATIONS UPDATE Mumbai, India VOLCANIC ACTIVITY UPDATE Calaca, Philippines PORT ANNUAL NAUTICAL FIGURES 2019 Rotterdam, Netherlands DRAFT...
January 20th, 2020 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Reports | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 10-Jan-2020 MARINE WORKS AT NORTH-EASTERN CORNER OF NEW YAU MA TEI TYPHOON SHELTER Hong Kong HIGH WATER ADVISORY: 30′ AND RISING Lower Mississippi River, United States CARGO VESSEL COLLIDES WITH FISHING BOAT Istanbul, Turkey PORT REMAINS AT ISPS LEVEL 1 Khalifa Bin Salman...
January 10th, 2020 | Construction, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Inland Waterways, Maritime Accidents, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 27-Nov-2019 CABLE LAYING WORKS IN THE EAST JOHOR STRAIT Singapore JETTY CHANNEL DISRUPTION Corpus Christi, United States Cable laying works in the East Johor Strait Wednesday, November 27, 2019, Singapore The working period for cable laying in the East Johor Strait has been extended....
November 27th, 2019 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Ports News from GAC 03-Sep-2019 MARINE WORKS AT TSEUNG KWAN O Hong Kong DREDGING OFF SULTAN SHOAL LIGHTHOUSE Singapore DORIAN EXPECTED TO START MOVING N-NW Bahamas PORTS PREPARE FOR HURRICANE DORIAN United States Marine works at Tseung Kwan O Tuesday, September 3, 2019, Hong Kong For approximately...
September 3rd, 2019 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 28-Aug-2019 REMOVAL OF JETTY AND INSTALLATION OF MONO PILES Singapore VICTORY DAY PUBLIC HOLIDAY Turkey DORIAN NEARING VIRGIN ISLANDS & PUERTO RICO Virgin Islands & Puerto Rico FIGHTING NEAR AIRPORT Aden, Yemen PORT READINESS CONDITION ZULU SET Puerto Rico & Virgin...
August 28th, 2019 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
 Hot Port News from GAC 23-Aug-2019 UNLOADING OF CAISSON UNITS Hong Kong SOUTH WEST PASS DRAFT INCREASED Mississippi River, United States NEW TOWAGE PROVIDER RATES Eden, Australia PIER CONSTRUCTION COMPLETE, READY FOR CRUISE SHIPS Gilimas Port, Lombok, Indonesia DREDGING IN TEMASEK FAIRWAY Singapore Unloading...
August 23rd, 2019 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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