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21 hours ago by arnekiel

Illegal bunker fuel trade on the rise in Singapore
Cases of illegal trade in marine diesel are on the rise in Singapore and more offenders have been arrested, according to the republic’s Police Coast Guard (PCG). From January to July this year, around 60 metric tonnes of ship fuel changed hands illegally, 10 times more than the whole of last year, local media reported.

2 days ago by arnekiel

Haze and reduced visibility
2014-09-15 - Singapore, all ports. Due to the presence of haze, the visibility in the Singapore Strait and port waters could be significantly reduced. During periods of restricted visibility, shipmasters are advised to keep a proper lookout and navigate with caution. They are also advised to comply with the International Regulations for Preventing Collisions at Sea and in particular Rule No. 19, Rule No. 20 and Rule 35 concerning conduct of vessels in restricted visibility, exhibition of navigation lights and sound signals in restricted visibility, respectively.

21 days ago by arnekiel

Samsung C&T Corp wins EPC contract to expand Singapore LNG Terminal
Samsung C&T Corporation has won the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract from Singapore LNG Corporation (SLNG) for the phase 3 expansion of the Singapore LNG Terminal. The EPC contract is valued at around SGD700m ($560.6m), and involves further expanding the terminal to include a fourth LNG storage tank and additional regasification facilities

52 days ago by arnekiel

Dredging work at Jurong Port, Singapore
Dredging work will be carried out at Keppel Shipyard Benoi Road, off West Jurong Channel, from 28 July to 30 September. As per the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore Port Marine Notice No.98 of 2014, the works will be conducted 24 hours daily - including Sundays & Public Holidays - More at www2.marinelink.c...

59 days ago by arnekiel

Van Oord Consortium Awarded Singapore Port Expansion
Van Oord has in consortium been awarded work associated with the expansion of the Singapore Tuas Mega Port development. Jurong Town Corporation awarded the reclamation project of Tuas Finger One to the consortium, comprising of Hyundai, Samsung, Penta Ocean, Van Oord and Boskalis. The total contract value is SGD 960 million and the combined Van Oord/Boskalis share is approximately EUR 100 million. It is expected that the majority of the 24.5 million cubic meters of sand required for this project will be supplied by long distance bulk carriers. In addition to the land reclamation work, the consortium will undertake dredging and construct 3.4 kilometers of quay wall. Work is set to start within the next couple of weeks and will last until late 2018. www.vanoord.com

63 days ago by arnekiel

Boskalis Consortium Wins Port Expansion Contract
Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. has in consortium been awarded work associated with the expansion of the Singapore Tuas Mega Port development. Jurong Town Corporation awarded the reclamation project of Tuas Finger One to the consortium, comprising of Hyundai, Samsung, Penta Ocean, Boskalis and Van Oord. The total contract value is SGD 960 million, and the combined Boskalis / Van Oord share is approximately EUR 100 million. It is expected that the majority of the 24.5 million cubic meters of sand required for this project will be supplied by long distance bulk carriers. In addition to the land reclamation work, the consortium will undertake dredging and construct 3.4 kilometers of quay wall. Work is set to start within the next couple of weeks and will last until late 2018.

105 days ago by arnekiel

Jurong Port gets new drop-in centre
A new international drop-in centre for seafarers was officially opened in Jurong Port on June 3, 2014.

118 days ago by arnekiel

Singapore offers free garbage pickup from ships with fees for excess
The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) now provides free garage collection for a limited number of bags to all vessels at anchorages from 0730 hrs to 1730 hrs. Ships with larger quantities of garbage (in excess of the limit) may wish to make special arrangement for garbage disposal for which a fee will becharged running daily during these times as of May 26. The Garbage Collection Special Service Online System (GACSS) allows shipping agents or shipmasters to apply for the special garbage collection services online, reports GAC Hot Port News. Shipping agents or ship masters are required to have a Marinet account to use the GACSS, said a port authority statement. Ships intending to dispose their garbage before 1200 hrs have to submit their application online before 1600 hrs on the previous day. For online request submitted after 1600 hrs, the collection service can only be done on the next day after 1200 hrs. Source : Asian Shipper

157 days ago by arnekiel

Construction of Changi East Finger Extension
The working period for the construction of Changi East Finger Extension has been extended. The works will now be conducted from 25 April to 24 October 2014

174 days ago by arnekiel

Samsung's LNG terminal to debut in Singapore
Samsung C&T said on Tuesday that it will complete the construction of Singapore’s first LNG terminal by the end of March 2014.


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