Monday 24th Sep, 2018

DPWA, Union begin bargaining

The stevedore aims to have negotiations finalised by February 2019

Photo: Fremantle Ports

Quay crane ship arrives at Freo

One of the five cranes will be unloaded there before the ship moves on to make more deliveries at Australian ports

Photo: Svitzer

Tug crew rescues parrot

An errant parrot found refuge on a tugboat in Western Port, Victoria


Prepare for “smart ships”, says Vic Ports CEO

Rachel Johnson spoke at an SCLAA event in Melbourne, describing the trend towards ‘smart ships’ and the need for rail


JCU teams with NQBP for internships

The university and the port operator are combining their talents


Bolloré Ports begins building port in Timor Leste

A focus of the port is to promote maritime trade between China and Northern Australia


Rotterdam looks to cut carbon emissions

Management at one of the world’s largest ports is keen to do its bit to reduce CO2 emissions

Photo: Shutterstock

Report recommends freight be a priority, but coastal shipping gets little mention

The report from the Standing Committee on Infrastructure, Transport and Cities also recommends the development of a “national freight network”