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Waypoint Port Services now operative in SRI LANKA, UAE and OMAN

Tuesday, 14th August 2018

With a focus on being present in the main global maritime hubs, we are pleased to announce that WAYPOINT PORT SERVICES can now serve our esteemed clients in SRI LANKA, the UNITED ARAB EMIRATES and in the SULTANTE OF OMAN. Thus Waypoint now flies its flag proudly in the MIDDLE-EAST and INDIAN SUBCONTINENT regions. These […]

LNG Tanker Registers 4,000th Neopanamax Transit Through Panama Canal

Friday, 3rd August 2018

Waypoint Port Services are proud the be the agents for the 4000th Neopanamax vessel transiting through the expanded canal. Well done to our Panama team, as this year we have so far seen a 14% increase in canal transits under our agency. And congratulations to the Panama Canal Authority! Source: Panama Canal Authority / Press […]

Waypoint Port Services support CASA ESPERANZA in Panama

Wednesday, 18th July 2018

With a great sense of social responsibility and passion towards helping the local communities in the locations where Waypoint Port Services have our offices, we are proud to announce that we are officially supporting CASA ESPERANZA in Panama. CASA ESPERANZA, which is a NGO recognised by UNICEF, helps children live their childhood and aims to […]

Panama Canal / Monthly Canal Operations Summary – June 2018

Monday, 9th July 2018

Monthly Canal Operations Summary for June 2018: Same contains information regarding traffic statistics and next maintenance works at locks. Since May this year there are 16 pilots in training. Daily average of transit: Regulars 6.9, Supers 18.2 and Neopanamax 6.7. Booking percentage used: Regulars 58%, Supers 72% and Neopanamax 63%. To date 3,745 Neopanamax vessels […]

Waypoint Port Services open for business in PORTUGAL, GIBRALTAR & MOROCCO

Tuesday, 5th June 2018

As part of our strategic plan to expand our global port coverage to serve better our growing number of clients, Waypoint Port Services are proud to announce that we can now offer our services in: ⋅ PORTUGAL ⋅ GIBRALTAR ⋅ MOROCCO  This expansion reflects the ambitions and determination of our young company to enhance our […]

Panama Canal / Forthcoming maintenance jobs at locks – Reminder

Friday, 25th May 2018

Further to our below reminder send previously by email, please find attached Advisory just received from the PCA regarding the next lane outage which makes it official. [quote]+++++++ According to the last Panama Canal Monthly Operations Summary, the schedule for the next locks maintenance outages are: From May 29th to 01st June (4 days) at Pedro Miguel […]

Panama Canal / Update on the Maximum Authorized Draft for the Neopanamax Locks

Tuesday, 15th May 2018

The Panama Canal Authority (ACP) has cancelled the reduction draft of 14.33m (47 feet) TFW for the Neopanamax Locks that was planned for June 15th, 2018, as per the present and projected level of the Gatun Lake for the following weeks. Therefore, the maximum authorized draft for the Neopanamax Locks remains at 14.63 m (48 feet) until […]

Waypoint Port Services continues to expand

Monday, 7th May 2018

Recently, our Managing Director, Mr. Angelo Cachia, was Interview by “BSM Highlights” Magazine. Here is the full article courtesy of BSM:     *Source: BSM Highlights

Panama Canal Sets New Milestone, Transits Three LNG Vessels in One Day

Tuesday, 24th April 2018

The Panama Canal Administration announces that it successfully transited three LNG vessels through its Neopanamax locks on April 17, 2018, marking a first for the waterway. On Tuesday, the Panama Canal transited the Clean Ocean, Gaslog Gibraltar and Gaslog Hong Kong vessels, which first arrived at the Canal from the Pacific Ocean and transited north, […]

Panama Canal / Update on the Maximum Authorized Draft for the Neopanamax Locks

Thursday, 19th April 2018

The PCA have delayed the following draft restriction announced earlier for transit thru the Neopanamax Locks in 5 days: Marketing Department Waypoint Port Services S.A. (Panama)   **Information provided by the Panama Canal Authority