Ports and Terminals

  • NEW AGENDA FOR iFSO CONFERENCE

    Seebald & Associates International announce a new and improved agenda for the inaugural International Facility Security Officer Conference to be held September 17-19, 2013 in Niagara Falls, NY SEEBALD & […]

  • NIMASA moves to avert U.S. sanction

    The management of NIMASA on Wednesday assured all stakeholders of its resolve to ensure port facility owners/operators comply with International Ship and Port Facility Security┬ácode. NIMASA moves to avert U.S. […]

  • Corruption in African Ports

    Serious bottlenecks combined with widespread corruption in the customs administration at many ports are major issues for businesses transporting maritime cargo STUCK IN THE BOTTLENECK Corruption in African Ports By […]

  • Libyan PM Warns Protesters

    Libyan Prime Minister Ali Zeidan has threatened to use force to prevent guards striking at the country’s main ports from selling oil independently Libyan PM Ali Zeidan warns oil port […]

  • Indian submarine explosion

    At least 18 sailors are feared to be trapped on board an Indian submarine that caught fire after an explosion in a Mumbai dockyard, officials say. Indian submarine hit by […]

  • al-Qaeda plot to seize ports

    A Yemeni government spokesman said the plot involved blowing up oil pipelines and taking control of certain locations – including two ports in the south. Yemeni authorities ‘foil al-Qaeda plot […]

  • G4S Wins Port Security Contract

    G4S has signed a new contract with the Tangier Med Port Authority and Tangier Med Special Agency to deliver a broad range of integrated security solutions at the largest secure […]

  • Arctic hub plan

    Stornoway Port Authority (SPA) has said an ice-free Arctic Ocean could lead to its harbour becoming a key destination for freighters to refuel. Stornoway Port Authority in Arctic hub plan […]

  • Russia: Fleet refuels away from base ‘to avoid tax’

    Russia has stopped fuelling the famous Black Sea Fleet at its naval base in Sevastopol, Ukraine in a bid to avoid taxes, it is reported. Russia: Fleet refuels away from […]

  • Cyber vulnerabilities

    United States port facilities rely as much upon networked computer and control systems as they do upon stevedores┬áto ensure the flow of maritime commerce. The critical infrastructure gap: U.S. port […]