Sunday 22nd Apr, 2018
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Port of Newcastle CEO talks containers

Port of Newcastle is an important bulk port for New South Wales, but its container trade has been negligible. This may be about to change. DCN recently sat down with Port of Newcastle CEO Geoff Crowe to find out more.

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Automated shipping company launched in Norway

TWO Norwegian companies have joined forces to found the first autonomous shipping company. Wilhelmsen and Kongsberg announced the formation of…
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Huge cranes arrive in Melbourne

MELBURNIANS were treated to a spectacular sight this week with the arrival of two new ZPMC containers cranes for the…
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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Charterers have a level of responsibility in ensuring quality of vessel management

DEAR Sir, I refer to MSC’s letter to the DCN of 27 March. Apparently MSC has ISO 9001 Quality Management System…
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Healthy February container volumes reported in Melbourne

CONTAINER throughput at the Port of Melbourne in February in keeping with the previous six months’ higher-than-average numbers. In February…
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DCN special reports available for download

ONLINE readers of Daily Cargo News now have the option of downloading our special reports. Our special reports, which feature…
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Big Beluga Ace delivered to MOL

MITSUI OSK Lines has announced the delivery of the Beluga Ace (IMO 9777802), the first car carrier in the “Flexie”…
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Outer Harbor Container Terminal at Port Adelaide. Photo: Flinders Ports

February container throughput at Adelaide down on 2017, up on January

CONTAINERISED cargo throughput at Port Adelaide in February showed a slight increase on the previous month, but was down on…
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