Tuesday 13th Nov, 2018
Outer Harbor Container Terminal at Port Adelaide. Photo: Flinders Ports

Container throughput at Adelaide up on previous month

SOUTH Australia’s main container port saw a slight increase in containerised cargo in July, but the TEUs crossing the wharf…
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SPECIAL REPORT: Port & Container Equipment

Half height containers punch above their weight

Escape from the savages of war has long been an incentive for people to risk their life trying to flee by sea.

THE SHIPPING LIFE: Passengers, Stowaways and Jumpers

Passengers MANY cargo ships carried 12 first class type accommodation passengers (“pax”), who preferred the relative isolation compared with cruise…
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July trade figures for Melbourne show increase

PORT of Melbourne saw an uptick in containerised trade in July, according to the latest available trade statistics from the…
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Ports and coastal shipping keys to revitalising regional Australia says peak body

REVITALISING coastal shipping could help rebuild regional and rural centres by creating jobs, according to Ports Australia’s submission to the…
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Photo: Southern Cross Maritime

Sluggish week for capes

SHIPBROKERS Allied have reported a sluggish past week in the capesize sector, with a public holiday in Britain having cut…
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INFOGRAPHIC: Stable volumes reap rewards at Newcastle as coal price lifts in first half

AN AVERAGE of $1.61 billion in coal was exported in each of the first seven months of 2017 from the Port…
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Australian Maritime College

INDUSTRY OPINION: Improving maritime education and training for today’s sophisticated ships

Dr Gholam Reza Emad* APPRENTICESHIP training on board ships is a mandatory component of seafarers training scheme. Traditionally, seafarers develop…
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