Friday 19th Jan, 2018
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OPINION: Concerns over Australia’s fuel security highlights the need for a national fleet, writes Captain Harry Mansson

Sir, In my column of 9 November 2017 (“The Shipping Life with Captain Harry”) I repeated my earlier concerns over…
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Industrial action strikes Port Kembla Coal Terminal, shipping continues

PROTECTED industrial action is underway at the Port Kembla Coal Terminal, with about 60 CFMEU members locked out for the…
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VTA welcomes picket disbandment

INDUSTRY body the Victorian Transport Association has welcomed an end to a picket that has disrupted Webb Dock container operations…
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Discussions bring an end to VICT picket

PICKETERS assembled outside the gates of Victoria International Container Terminal are set to move on. This follows discussions between lawyers…
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Government inaction fears as VICT picket drags

A PICKET at Webb Dock shows little sign of dissipating with industry groups concerned at the lack of progress towards…
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Australian Logistics Council managing director, Michael Kilgariff. Photo: Anastassia Perets

Cops should clear Webb Dock picket, says ALC

INDUSTRY body the Australian Logistics Council says it is time for police to clear a picket outside Victoria International Container…
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Picket remains in place outside VICT

A PICKET outside the gates of Victoria International Container Terminal remains in place, multiple sources have confirmed. This is despite…
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Maritime Union “outsourcing” picket, Judge rules

THE Maritime Union of Australia is “outsourcing to other unions the task of maintaining an illegal picket”, a Victorian judge…
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