Sunday 24th Jun, 2018

THE SHIPPING LIFE: All quiet on the coastal front

IN THE October 5 issue, we included a polite Open Memo for Mr Turnbull and Mr Shorten calling for a…
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Photo: Jim Wilson

Albo recommits to coastal shipping

FEDERAL opposition transport spokesman, Anthony Albanese, has re-committed Labor to a “strengthened shipping policy” if it is returned to government….
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Photo: Dale Crisp

Steering gear failure leads to grounding

A STEERING gear failure appears to have led to the grounding of a box ship at the Port of Melbourne…
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Captain Steve Pelecanos. Photo: Ian Ackerman

New coastal shipping company to launch next year

A new coastal shipping company will be carrying freight between Brisbane and Townsville starting next year, Captain Steve Pelecanos announced…
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SPECIAL REPORT: Maritime Engineering & Salvage

International body PIANC on the move. Daily Cargo News’ Ian Ackerman recently had a chat with the waterborne transport infrastructure organisation’s new chair, Associate Professor Will Glamore

Photo: Port of Brisbane Corporation

SPECIAL REPORT: Maritime Engineering & Salvage

UQ-Port of Brisbane partnership wins research award


INDUSTRY OPINION: AI and robotics byte into logistics business

ARTIFICIAL intelligence (AI) and its business applications, particularly the potential effects of robotics on the human workforce, is the subject…
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NEW South Wales minister for roads, maritime and freight Melinda Pavey. Photo: Ian Ackerman

Minister opens container exhibit in Sydney

NEW South Wales minister for roads, maritime and freight Melinda Pavey opened the exhibition Container – the box that changed…
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