Thursday 22nd Feb, 2018
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January’s container trade though Melbourne up on Jan 2017

PORT of Melbourne handled more containers last month than it did in January 2017, but throughput decreased on December. Containerised…
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Changing of the guard at ANL

ONE chapter is closing and another is beginning for ANL, with long-standing managing director John Lines officially retiring this week….
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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Competition in Pilotage in Melbourne

SIR, International shipping is a highly competitive business, our members are accustomed to tough competition, and in principle they will…
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LINX to take over operations at Sydney’s Enfield Intermodal

LINX Cargo Care Group announced today it would lease and operate the Enfield Intermodal Terminal in western Sydney after its…
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Helicopter-borne marine pilots guide first ship into Melbourne

NEW marine pilot business, Australian Pilotage Group, has guided its first ship into the Port of Melbourne. Marine pilots Captain…
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Australian cadets becoming extinct, says a DCN reader. Photo: Laurie Smith

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Coastal Shipping lack of job opportunities

SIR, I wrote earlier this year in regards to the lack of opportunities for young Australians to embark on a…
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Brown marmorated stink bug. Photo: DAWR

More fumigation capacity for more stink bugs

SYDNEY container specialist company Price & Speed announced it would double its container fumigation capacity starting today (19 February) to…
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Bass Island Line

BIL lends a helping hand

BASS Island Line says it is supporting St Vincent de Paul by providing free freight for its annual Tasmanian delivery….
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