Monday 24th Sep, 2018
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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

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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

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JCU teams with NQBP for internships

The university and the port operator are combining their talents

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Bolloré Ports begins building port in Timor Leste

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

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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

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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”