Monday 22nd Oct, 2018
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INDUSTRY OPINION: The great empty container debate

MAERSK Line Australia recently announced that they will be introducing a “Return of import containers to Australian shipping terminals” policy….
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INDUSTRY OPINION: Solutions not surcharges needed in the empties dehire debate

MY ARTICLE titled “Empty container dehires – no more happy returns” published last week has been the catalyst for much…
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INDUSTRY OPINION: BITRE data shows need for more use of the blue highway

Port Australia CEO, Michael Gallacher, takes a look at the recent BITRE report and what it says about Australia’s freight supply chain


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Empty container returns to the wharf may increase costs: CTAA

CHANGES in Maersk Line’s empty container return policies come into effect today (1 February), requiring some empty container returns to…
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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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Investigators look into train derailment

AUTHORITIES are to investigate the derailment of a coal train near Duaringa, inland of Rockhampton, Queensland, on Wednesday January 24….
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Driver training heralds resumption of operations on Maryborough Ararat line

DRIVER training has started for train operators as a resumption of services on the Maryborough to Ararat rail line draws…
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INDUSTRY OPINION: Empty container dehires – no more happy returns?

LAST week’s announcement by the world’s largest container line Maersk that it will join a number of other carriers in…
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