Sunday 23rd Sep, 2018

Contentious developments near Port of Melbourne says Chamber

The issue of urban encroachment has been raised in a report by a leading business group

The initial search area is identified in the map below with the shaded area showing where the initial search will be undertaken by the survey vessel. The map also shows the location where the containers were lost and the location of the two containers which have been recovered so far. Credit: AMSA

Hydrographic vessel searches for YM Efficiency containers

Authorities say the weather has caused some delays in the search for missing containers

Photo: Ian Ackerman

Container trade sees dip at Port Botany in May

While immediate numbers are down, the port’s longer range numbers are still positive

Photo: CentrePort

Wellington’s CentrePort bouncing back after 2016 earthquake

The port is well down the road to recovery after sustaining significant damage in the Kaikoura earthquake

Photo: Ian Ackerman

INDUSTRY OPINION: The right insurance key in major incidents

Iain Sharples of Zurich Insurance Australia discusses issues brought up by incidents on YM Efficiency and Maersk Honam

Bass Island Line

BIL begins schedule review

Moves are underway to make for a better shipping service in Bass Strait

Photo: David Sexton

VICT backs Webb Dock rail plans

Despite some sceptics, the idea of Webb Dock rail still has its supporters

Photo: David Sexton

Port Rail Shuttle prominent in Vic Opposition freight plan

With a November election looming, the Opposition has made its play for the freight vote