Tanker Operator Magazine - 'Bunkering Activity Increases In The Bay' Article

The full Tanker Operator magazine interview with CEO and Captain of the Port, Bob Sanguinetti, can be read in the PDF article below.

Seatrade Magazine - 'Defending The Rock' Article

The full interview in the Seatrade magazine with COP and Captain of the Port, Commodore Bob Sanguinetti, can be read in the PDF article below.

Bunkerspot Magazine - 'Rock of Ages' Article

The full interview in the Bunkerspot magazine with COP and Captain of the Port, Commodore Bob Sanguinetti, can be read in the PDF article below.

Gibraltar Port Chief Bob Sanguinetti Talks Bunkers

An article featuring CEO and Captain of the Port Commodore Bob Sanguinetti has just been published on the IBIA (International Bunker Industry Association) website.

Check it out at http://ibia.net/qa-gibraltar-port-chief-bob-sanguinetti-talks-bunkers

Mid Harbour Marina – New Constitution Published

The Gibraltar Port Authority (GPA) and Mid-Harbour Marina Caretaker Committee have recently agreed the formal Constitution for the management of the Mid-Harbour Marina which will now be made available to members in advance of the first General Meeting to be held on 6th January 2017.

Gibraltar Port Sees Record Number of Superyachts

This weekend saw a total of twenty superyachts calling in at Gibraltar as the flow of these prestigious vessels from the Mediterranean to the Caribbean reaches its peak. At one point, nineteen yachts were either alongside one of the berths at the new Mid Harbours Marina, the
commercial harbour, a private marina or in the anchorage.

Gibraltar Port Authority Attends Platts Annual Mediterranean Bunker Fuel Conference in Athens

Commodore Bob Sanguinetti, Captain of the Port and CEO, was a delegate at the Platts Annual Mediterranean Bunker Fuel Conference held in Athens last week.

Search and Rescue Operation

At 0900 hrs today the Gibraltar Port Authority (GPA) VTS Centre received a call from Salvamento Maritimo Algeciras Station advising they were engaged in a search and rescue operation for one (possibly two) persons deemed missing at sea. Spanish Authorities had been conducting the search since last night.

GPA offered assistance of its Port Launch. Additional marine assets from Royal Gibraltar Police, Gibraltar Defence Police, Customs Marine Sections and MoD have also supported in this operation, coordinated by GPA VTS from the Gibraltar side.

Gibraltar Port Authority Operators Undergo VTS Continuation Training

The Gibraltar Port Authority (GPA) recently sent three members of its staff to attend a training course for Vessel Traffic Services (VTS) Supervisors held at South Tyneside College in Newcastle where they undertook two weeks of study in management, emergency procedures and effective supervision in the VTS operations room. They were also able to train on a VTS simulator where they were taught how to supervise vessel traffic management and emergency situations, and spent 2 days taking part in leadership and team building exercises in Comb, Kielder Forest.

Gibraltar Port Engages With its Singapore Colleagues

Following the highly successful International Bunker Industry Association (IBIA) convention held in Gibraltar last week, key members of the Gibraltar Port Authority (GPA) hosted a productive meeting with top level representatives from the bunkering sector at the Maritime and Port Authority (MPA) of Singapore. The meeting came at the request of the MPA, following the GPA’s attendance at Singapore International Bunker conference last month.


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