Friday 22nd Sep, 2017
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INDUSTRY OPINION: Blame it on the Panama Canal; ships size growth costly for Port of Melbourne

IT WAS good to see Port of Melbourne CEO Brendan Bourke address the matter of ship sizes in his
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Infrastructure boosts Vic economy, says Treasurer Tim

SPENDING on infrastructure has contributed to what the Victorian government says was “four solid quarters” of economic activity during 2016-17….
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Nomination call for Australian shipping’s night of nights

THE call is out for nominations ahead of the 22nd annual Australian Shipping & Maritime Industry Awards. To be held…
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New logistics maven at GHD Advisory

THERE’S a new face at GHD Advisory, a branch of services firm GHD, with the appointment of Tim Mawhood as…
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DPWA announces Fremantle surcharge

COUNCIL rates and high land taxes and rents have been blamed for DP World Australia’s decision to impose an infrastructure…
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Tenders called for Tassie rail works

REQUESTS for tender have been released for the repair and replacement of bridges and culverts on the Tasmanian rail network….
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OUT & ABOUT: 2017 Rail Futures Conference

THERE was a heavy political flavour to the 2017 Rail Futures Conference. Held at the Grand Hyatt, on Collins Street,…
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Chester grilled over Gippsland port

BUSINESS certainty is crucial before plans for an export port on Victoria’s Gippsland coast can progress, says federal infrastructure and…
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Coalition stumps up money for Tassie freight arterial

A MIDLAND highway upgrade between York Plains and St Peters Pass in Tasmania has progressed, with the Commonwealth Government approving…
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