Monday 24th Sep, 2018

New reach-stackers for Napier

NAPIER Port has just put into operation new container handlers, with more on order as throughput picks up at the…
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SPECIAL REPORT: Port Design, Construction and Dredging

WHEN 600 people living in a remote archipelago rely on sea transport as their lifeline to the outside world, it…
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Tonnes of drugs seized in Sydney sea cargo since March

MORE than 370kg of methamphetamine precursor ephedrine has been seized by authorities in three separate sea cargo shipments to Sydney…
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Unions rally in Newcastle

MEMBERS of the Maritime Union and the Australian Manufacturing Workers Union staged a rally at Carrington, Newcastle on Tuesday. The…
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INDUSTRY OPINION: Office of National Intelligence keeps us guessing on traditional customs responsibilities

Customs as we once knew it will soon be distant a memory. Is the new order too radical or a logical progression aligned to our contemporary security and economic environment, asks PAUL ZALAI*

Rail maintenance slows Rio, big dividend still likely

Mining giant Rio Tinto has reduced production guidance to the lower-end of its earlier forecasts, but shareholders are still expecting…
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Cosco to buy OOIL for US$6.3bn

Chinese container shipping giant Cosco will buy competitor Orient Overseas International Limited, for US$6.3 billion (A$8.3 billion), the latest in…
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Logistics software firm WiseTech acquires Brazilian Bysoft

LOGISTICS software group WiseTech Global today announced its acquisition of Bysoft, a provider of automated customs and freight forwarding software…
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