HOT PORT NEWS from GAC
High sulphur fuel bunkering operations in UAE waters & ports
18 Nov 2022, United Arab Emirates
Ships planning to receive bunker with Sulphur content of more than (0.5% m/m) in UAE waters and ports must provide the port authority with a copy of the valid International Air Pollution Prevention Certificate (IAPP Certificate).
Industrial action suspended
18 Nov 2022, Australia
The Fair Work Commission has ordered the suspension of all industrial action by union members employed by Svitzer Australia for six months.
Suggested maximum drafts
18 Nov 2022, Baytown, United States
From 21 November, the following maximum drafts are suggested at ExxonMobil Baytown Docks…
Dredging work in Temasek Fairway
18 Nov 2022, Singapore
The working period for dredging in Temasek Fairway has been extended. The work is now being conducted until 9 May 2023.
Traditional 40 feet rowing boats race
18 Nov 2022, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Emirates Heritage Club Abu Dhabi will organize the Abu Dhabi traditional 40 feet Rowing Boats race on 2 December at Abu Dhabi Corniche waterway.
Marine site investigation off Green Island to New Yau Ma Tei Typhoon Shelter
18 Nov 2022, Hong Kong
For approximately three months, marine site investigation works involving sampling of subsea soil, drilling of vibrocores and cone penetration tests will be carried out.
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