Monday 20th Nov, 2017
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Wharfies raise money for “hero” bosun

THE Maritime Union says its members have raised $5000 for the bosun who helped rescue a stricken wharfie from waters…
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Excellence recognised at the Australian maritime industry’s night of nights

Daily Cargo News would like to congratulate the following winners from last night’s 22nd Australian Shipping and Maritime Industry Awards….
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Port Hedland’s channel markers marked for upgrade

Ageing navigation aids at Port Hedland are slated to be replaced with contracts awarded for the works. Thirty-five offshore channel…
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Worker rescued after falling from ship in Melbourne

HEROIC efforts from an international sailor and a local wharfie have helped save the life of a worker at West…
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New marine cadetship program to commence in the Pilbara

PILBARA Ports Authority will next year begin a new marine cadetship program as part of an expansion of operations, which…
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Mooring dolphin brings in bigger ships

A $1.74m mooring dolphin has allowed the Tasmanian port of Burnie to host its largest cruise ship. According to TasPorts…
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THE SHIPPING LIFE: That’s about all. For now

THE time has come, the walrus said, to talk of many things. Of shoes and ships and sealing wax, Of…
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Transport operators “stunned” by infrastructure fee hikes

TRANSPORT operators have expressed dismay at a decision by DPW Australia to hike infrastructure fees at Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane….
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