Saturday 22nd Sep, 2018
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THE SHIPPING LIFE: Australia needs Australian flag shipping

THIS issue is no novelty for any readers or for myself. The question has been asked of me why this…
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Port of Townsville CEO, Ranee Crosby. Photo: Port of Townsville

Townsville EIS gets the green light

PORT of Townsville is a step closer to getting bigger with its environmental impact statement (EIS) getting the all clear from…
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Engine fails, vessel runs aground, sinks; lessons from ATSB report

THE Australian Transport Safety Bureau (ATSB) has urged mariners to consider the possibility of machinery failure as an “ever-present hazard”…
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Ports Australia CEO, Michael Gallacher. Photo: Ian Ackerman

SPECIAL REPORT: Regional Ports

Ports must have a voice, says Ports Australia chief

QLD environment minister, Dr Steven Miles. Photo: Ian Ackerman

Stricter trans-shipping rules mooted for Queensland

THE Queensland government has issued a draft policy, proposing stricter rules governing trans-shipping activities in the state’s waters and particularly…
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Queensland ports minister Mark Bailey off the corruption hook

MARK Bailey is back in the saddle as Queensland ports minister after being stood down in July while the Queensland…
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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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