Latest News for: Ports harbour


Survey vessel ship Sandhayak delivered to Navy

Business Line 04 Dec 2023
“The primary role of the ship would be full-scale coastal and deep-water Hydrographic Survey of Port/ Harbour approaches and determination of navigational channels/ routes ... Also read ... PM Modi ... The ship underwent a comprehensive schedule of trials in harbour and at sea, before delivery to the Indian Navy ... ....

Transport operators in South Africa face an uncertain 2024

Independent online (SA) 04 Dec 2023
... thousands of trucks clogged South African border points and ports, causing shipping companies to levy congestion surcharges. Manson said inadequate investment in road, rail, and port infrastructure had left tens of thousands of containers stranded off the coast of Durban Harbour.

Former flagship of Ireland’s Naval Service to be sent abroad and taken apart for scrap

The Irish Times 04 Dec 2023
Mon Dec 4 2023 - 06.00 ... Cork County Council had expressed an interest in acquiring the Eithne and converting it into a floating maritime museum in Cork Harbour. Dublin Port later approached the Department of Defence about using the ship for a similar purpose in the capital ... READ MORE. TV guide ... .

INS Sandhayak inducted into fleet on Navy Day

Suryaa 04 Dec 2023
The INS Sandhayak has been built by Garden Reach Shipbuilders and Engineers (GRSE) Ltd in India ... The ship was also built by GRSE ... The GRSE officials said that these survey ships are capable of full-scale coastal and deep-water hydrographic survey of port and harbour approaches as well as the determination of navigation channels and routes ... ....

Western Australian Government Unveils Plan for Relocation of Fremantle Port

The Maritime Executive 03 Dec 2023
Known as the Westport Project the container operations would be adjacent to the existing Outer Harbour, which is one of Australia’s major bulk cargo ports handling grain, petroleum, liquid petroleum gas, alumina, mineral sands, fertilizers, coal, sulfur, iron ore, and other bulk commodities.

BMA sting operation at Beitbridge halts trafficking of over 400 children into SA

Eye Witness News 03 Dec 2023
PORT OPERATING HOURS EXTENDED. The authority indicated that it will be extending operating hours at ports identified as critical across the country over the festive season. An additional 380 personnel will be deployed at selected busiest ports of entry ... This will also apply to different ports in Lesotho and Eswatini.

Young green sea turtles tracked travelling deep into Sydney harbour and living near humans

The Observer 03 Dec 2023
Endangered green sea turtles spend much of their young lives in close proximity to people, including travelling deep within Sydney harbour, new research suggests ... It observed one reaching Longueville, in upper Sydney Harbour, while the others travelled to Lake Macquarie and north to the busy tourist destination of Port Stephens.

SAMSA’s 25 Year Anniversary: Section Four

Mail Guardian South Africa 01 Dec 2023
Representation consists of diverse membership that include the Harbour Master, the Transnet National Ports Authority (TNPA), local port users, local and provincial governments of the respective port areas, labour, and the South African Maritime Safety Authority (SAMSA).

LETTER: Claim that SA should expect chicken shortage is nonsense

Business Day 01 Dec 2023
This figure bears no relationship to the facts ... Total poultry production in SA is currently a little short of 2-million tonnes per year ... One additional observation — at the time of writing, about 2-million tonnes of imported product is sitting idle outside our harbours, and more on both immobile and in-transit trucks at our ports ... David Wolpert ... .

Best bets for weekend fun in Volusia, Flagler? Check out these events

The Daytona Beach News Journal 30 Nov 2023
It runs from 8 a.m.-8 p.m ... Atlantic Ave., in Daytona Beach ... Saturday along South Peninsula Drive from Davies Lighthouse Park to Harbour Village Boulevard ... The 45th Annual Port Orange Holiday Parade, “A Very Florida Christmas,” starts at 2 p.m. Sunday along Dunlawton Avenue in Port Orange ... Visit for details.CruisinCars at One Daytona.

Viper WRL Defence Maintenance for Enhanced Operational Readiness

The Maritime Executive 30 Nov 2023
Closer to home, Australia is now facing strategic challenges not seen since World War II ... aboard ... solutions ... 1. Lifespan Extension ... 2 ... Studies indicate that annually, ports and harbours globally receive a significant “operational lubricant discharge” of up to 32.3 million litres representing about 80 percent of the total pollution from ships.

Irish stars join Ozark co-creator's new series

RTE 29 Nov 2023
"Leading the family's operations in Holland are Sloane (Murphy) and her brother Farrell (Gleeson), who enlist their services to hack into the security system of Rotterdam harbour - Europe's largest shipping port - to secure the undetected deliveries of drug shipments.".

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Jamaica Observer 29 Nov 2023
After 50 years of existence, The Port Authority of Jamaica continues to effectively execute its mandate as regulator of ports and harbours, and as a critical contributor to the economic growth and job creation objective of our nation," said President & CEO Professor Gordon Shirley.

Saudi Arabia's Jazan Investment Forum 2023 reviews opportunities in region

Xinhua 29 Nov 2023
29 (Xinhua) -- The two-day Jazan Investment Forum 2023 kicked off in Saudi Arabia's port city ... Many Chinese enterprises have invested in and participated in the development of Jazan, including the commercial port of Jazan Economic City built by China Harbour Engineering Company.