Wednesday 13th Dec, 2017
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INDUSTRY OPINION: VICT saga – It’s time to act, says SAL chief

Shipping Australia chief executive, Rod Nairn, has called on the Victorian government to act on clearing the Webb Dock picket

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Melbourne risks being a “laughing stock”, says industry body

PORT of Melbourne risks being an international laughing stock if a picket at Webb Dock continues, the Victorian Transport Association…
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The future of freight in New South Wales is up for industry comment

THE NSW Draft Freight and Ports Plan has been released by the state government, which is seeking feedback from industry to…
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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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SPECIAL REPORT: Pilotage

Criminal liability a possibility for Aussie pilots, writes Captain John Kavanagh (with assistance from Kendall Messer)*

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Time to ‘come clean’, VICT boss tells picket organisers

VICTORIA International Container Terminal chief executive, Anders Dommestrup, says it is time union officials came clean with Webb Dock picketers….
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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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Three for the price of one from Senate Coastal Trading Committee

A SENATE committee examining proposed Coastal Trading legislation has produced not one, not two, but three reports on the subject….
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