Monday 24th Sep, 2018
Photo: Fremantle Ports

Quay crane ship arrives at Freo

One of the five cranes will be unloaded there before the ship moves on to make more deliveries at Australian ports

Photo: Svitzer

Tug crew rescues parrot

An errant parrot found refuge on a tugboat in Western Port, Victoria

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Consultation for a wine export label directory open

DAWR is calling on wine exporters to have their say on an effort to protect the integrity of Australian wine

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Report recommends freight be a priority, but coastal shipping gets little mention

The report from the Standing Committee on Infrastructure, Transport and Cities also recommends the development of a “national freight network”

Photo: Ian Ackerman

Care-Factor industry charity night a big success

A gala dinner raised a substantial sum for CanTeen, and also made for a great night out

Photo: Maersk

Maersk to introduce BAF a year ahead of 2020 sulphur cap

The company is to implement a new bunker adjustment factor surcharge starting next year

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Tassie is on a mission to China

The Apple Isle has launched a trade mission to Asia to help boost its agricultural exports

Photo: Queensland Rail

Rail freight funding to help grain get to Port of Melbourne

Funding for planning has been approved for the Shepparton rail line freight upgrade

Photo: Ian Ackerman

Ports Australia signs up to World Ports Sustainability Program

The program aims to co-ordinate sustainability efforts of ports around the world