Posts Tagged ‘United States’

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  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

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  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

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  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

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  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

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  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

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  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

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  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

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  16-Sep-2017 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 17-30 SEPTEMBER 2017 Worldwide PORT CONDITION WHISKEY SET FOR TROPICAL STORM JOSE Pennsylvania/New Jersey/Delaware, United States World Holidays: 17-30 September 2017 Saturday, September 16, 2017, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in...
September 16th, 2017 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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  25-Aug-2017 DESIGNATED BUNKERING AREAS IN CANAL WATERS Panama Canal, Panama CANOE RACE Hong Kong VESSEL BOARDINGS SUSPENDED Houston, United States BOARDINGS SUSPENDED AT SB BUOY Beaumont/Port Arthur, United States PORT CONDITION ZULU SET AS HARVEY STRENGTHENS Houston, United States Designated...
August 25th, 2017 | Bunkering, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Rowing, Sports, Weather | Read More

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  24-Aug-2017 PORT CONDITION X-RAY SET Freeport, United States TROPICAL STORM HARVEY INTENSIFYING Texas Coast, United States Port Condition X-Ray set Thursday, August 24, 2017, Freeport, United States The Coast Guard Captain of the Port has set condition X-ray for Port Freeport,...
August 24th, 2017 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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  23-Aug-2017 FEAST OF SACRIFICE HOLIDAY Turkey CANAL WELCOMES LARGEST CAPACITY CONTAINER VESSEL TO-DATE THROUGH EXPANDED LOCKS Panama Canal, Panama PORT READINESS LEVEL RAISED Corpus Christi, United States Feast of Sacrifice Holiday Wednesday, August 23, 2017, Turkey All...
August 23rd, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

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  09-Aug-2017 CABINET COUNCIL APPROVES CANAL TOLLS STRUCTURE MODIFICATIONS Panama Canal, Panama LIMITATION OF ANCHORAGE USE Mississippi River, United States Cabinet Council approves Canal tolls structure modifications Wednesday, August 9, 2017, Panama Canal, Panama The Cabinet...
August 9th, 2017 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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  19-Jul-2017 MARINE WORKS INSIDE CAUSEWAY BAY TYPHOON SHELTER Hong Kong ROCK OPERATIONS UNDERWAY Mississippi River, United States Marine Works inside Causeway Bay Typhoon Shelter Wednesday, July 19, 2017, Hong Kong For approximately 5 months, marine works involving removal...
July 19th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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24-Jun-2017 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 25 JUNE-8 JULY 2017 Worldwide OBJECT IN TURNING BASIN Wilmington, United States World Holidays: 25 June-8 July 2017 Saturday, June 24, 2017, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 26 Jun (Mon) –...
June 24th, 2017 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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22-Jun-2017 PORTS STILL CLOSED DUE TO STORM Beaumont, Port Arthur & Lake Charles, United States SUPPLY OF PROVISIONS, SPARES, TOOLS & EQUIPMENT Sharjah, United Arab Emirates Ports still closed due to storm Thursday, June 22, 2017, Beaumont, Port Arthur & Lake Charles,...
June 22nd, 2017 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Stores and Provisions, Taxation, Weather | Read More

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21-Jun-2017 RESTRICTIONS AHEAD OF STORM LANDFALL New Orleans, United States PORT CONDITION X-RAY SET Beaumont, Port Arthur, Orange & Lake Charles, United States Restrictions ahead of storm landfall Wednesday, June 21, 2017, New Orleans, United States In anticipation of...
June 21st, 2017 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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  03-Oct-2016 TEMPORARY LOADING FACILITY AT FORMER AIRPORT RUNWAY Hong Kong BAYPORT SHIP CHANNEL RESTRICTIONS Houston, TX, United States PORT CONDITION WHISKEY SET AS HURRICANE MATTHEWS CONTINUES ON TRACK Port Everglades, Florida, USA Temporary loading facility at former airport...
October 3rd, 2016 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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  02-Sep-2016 PORT CONDITION ZULU AND YANKEE SET AHEAD OF HURRICANE HERMINE Gulf of Mexico, United States ANCHORAGE CLOSED TO SHIPPING Port Kembla, Australia HURRICANE HERMINE UPDATE (2 SEPTEMBER) Florida, Georgia, South Caroline & North Carolina, USA Port Condition ZULU and...
September 2nd, 2016 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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  07-Jun-2016 PERSONS AUTHORISED TO SUPPLY WATER TO VESSELS Singapore PORTS REOPENED AS SEVERE WEATHER CLEARS New South Wales, Australia DANGERS TO SURFACE NAVIGATION Port Kembla, Australia COLIN MOVING INTO ATLANTIC EAST OF GEORGIA COAST Georgia & Florida, United States PORT REOPENED Tampa...
June 7th, 2016 | Ports & Terminals | Read More

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  06-Jun-2016 DOCK DRAFT RECOMMENDATIONS Freeport TX, United States FENDER REPAIRING & REPLACEMENT WORKS FOR DOLPHINS Hong Kong SEVERE WEATHER IMPACT ON PORT OPERATIONS New South Wales, Australia DREDGING IN KWAI TSING CONTAINER BASIN Hong Kong DREDGING IN THE SOUTHERN FAIRWAY Hong...
June 6th, 2016 | Ports & Terminals | Read More

VSTEP supplies NAUTIS Simulators to Independence Seaport Museum

Philadelphia,  March 21st 2016 – Independence Seaport Museum in the United States has acquired two NAUTIS Museum Simulators, offering their visitors the chance to experience historical events on the Delaware River.  A professional bridge simulator is the perfect way to get to know what it means...
March 21st, 2016 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Education and Training, Maritime History and Museums | Read More

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Crew changes discouraged due to limited hotel availability August 21, 2015, United States, all ports There will not be hotel rooms available in the Philadelphia area during the period of 20th to 30th September 2015, as Pope Francis will be visiting the area. This could create some issues with crew...
August 21st, 2015 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Strikes | Read More

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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

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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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Menhaden survey request July 29, 2015, United States, Houston, Texas The West Gulf Maritime Association (WGMA) is urging its members with ships arriving at any port in the western US Gulf to participate in the Menhaden survey. The annual Menhaden spawn (typically April through October) has created...
July 29th, 2015 | Bunkering, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More