Thursday 22nd Nov, 2018
Photo: Pilbara Ports Authority

Pilbara throughput down in November

PILBARA Ports Authority’s monthly throughput continued a downward trend in November, with 56.1m tonnes of freight passing through the ports…
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AMSA to take over operations of the National System for Domestic Commercial Vessel Safety

STARTING on July 1 2018, AMSA will be the sole service provider under the National System for Domestic Commercial Vessel…
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Kiwis boosting maritime safety awareness in the Pacific

THE first Pacific maritime safety training course of its kind has been completed in Niue. The course was co-ordinated by…
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Passengers hit the throne on Royal Caribbean ship

ALMOST 200 passengers on the Ovation of the Seas (IMO 9697753) have been stricken with gastroenteritis during a voyage from…
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OUT & ABOUT: Lawyers and insurers jazz it up for anniversary celebration

ON A recent balmy Sydney evening insurers and industry figures convened on a destroyer at the Australian National Maritime Museum to…
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Tug crew jobs on the line as Smit Lamnalco and Svitzer extend towage pact

A SUB-contracting agreement between towage specialists Smit Lamnalco and Svitzer has been extended for two years and expanded to cover…
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Port Adelaide Passenger Terminal upgrades complete

CRUISE fever is sweeping the nation’s ports, with plans for new passenger terminals in Brisbane and Newcastle mooted and upgrades…
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Botany sees record container throughput in October

PORT Botany’s container throughput in October smashed all previous records, the latest trade statistics from NSW Ports reveal. Over the…
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Changes at the top of pilotage body

CAPTAIN Neil Farmer has been elected president of the Australasian Marine Pilots Institute (AMPI) at its annual general meeting, held in Fremantle…
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