Monday 22nd Oct, 2018
Photo: Greenpeace

Activists board supply vessel

GREENPEACE activists today (31 January) boarded supply vessel Mermaid Searcher at New Zealand’s Port Taranaki, chaining themselves to the vessel’s…
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Industry stalwart honoured posthumously on Australia Day

HART Krtschil AM was honoured posthumously this past Australia Day and is now a Member (AM) in the General Division…
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Order of Australia for Warwick Norman

RECOGNITION for years of outstanding service to international shipping has seen Captain Warwick Norman appointed as a Member (AM) in…
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Photo: Dale Crisp

Organisations propose ban on carriage of higher sulphur fuel in 2020

A GROUP of international environmental organisations has issued a call to ban the carriage of non-compliant marine fuels when the…
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Photo: Flinders Ports

Adelaide dredging plan causes fracas

A PLAN to widen Port Adelaide’s Outer Harbour Channel to accommodate larger containerships has caused a stir. Flinders Ports is…
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Hamburg Süd wins gold for sustainability

HAMBURG Süd was honoured by two independent organisations for its sustainability management. The Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) awarded an above-average…
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Photo: Jim Wilson & Hema Maps

Emergency dredging at Bundaberg begins

GLADSTONE Ports Corporation is carrying out emergency maintenance dredging works at the Port of Bundaberg starting today (January 19). Sediment…
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Climate impacts grain crop

TOUGH climate conditions in grain-growing areas have contributed to the gross value of farm production being tipped to fall 7%…
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