Tuesday 25th Sep, 2018
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Funding approved for Townsville port infrastructure

PORT of Townsville announced it had received approval to fund a $27.3m investment into new cranes and cargo-handling infrastructure. During…
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Grassy Harbour, King Island. Photo: King Island Courier

Tasports announces new ship for King Island run

INCREASED container capacity is set to be a feature of a new ship for the King Island-Tasmania-Victoria service. According to…
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Melbourne thick with containers in November

IN the run-up to the holiday season, Port of Melbourne saw a busy month for containers in November, according to…
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Qube Logistics to acquire Maritime Container Services

QUBE Logistics (Aust) has announced it would acquire specialist transport, storage and handling business, Maritime Container Services (MCS). Sydney-based MCS…
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Kalmar announces Aussie engineering acquisition

KALMAR has agreed to acquire the port services business of Inver Engineering in Australia. This investment in Inver Port Services…
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Photo: Victoria International Container Terminal

SPECIAL REPORT: Information Technology

Melbourne’s Victoria International Container Terminal (VICT) recently took out the award for supply chain innovation and technology at the Daily Cargo News Shipping & Maritime Industry Awards

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Kalmar secures Euro deal

KALMAR has announced it has won a tender to supply an automated straddle carrier system for the EUROGATE container terminal…
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