Sunday 24th Jun, 2018
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ACCC to examine stevedores’ use of infrastructure money

COMPETITION czar Rod Sims has indicated stevedores that introduced or hiked infrastructure charges earlier in the year can expect scrutiny…
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Shipping Industry Award nominees announced

SUSPENSE is building ahead of the 22nd annual Australian Shipping & Maritime Industry Awards with the announcement earlier this week…
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Tasmanian Achiever at Webb Dock, Melbourne. Photo: David Sexton

SPECIAL REPORT: Ro-Ro & Car Carriers

Ro-ro a-go-go in Melbourne

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OUT & ABOUT: Shipping Industry Golf Challenge chips in for charity

MONA Vale Golf Club was again the scene of a battle of epic proportions between the titans of Australia’s shipping…
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Steering gear failure leads to grounding

A STEERING gear failure appears to have led to the grounding of a box ship at the Port of Melbourne…
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Ports Oz bemoans sea freight absence from productivity review

SEA freight references are “glaringly absent” in the Productivity Commission’s review into the functioning of Australian cities, Ports Australia says….
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Captain Steve Pelecanos. Photo: Ian Ackerman

New coastal shipping company to launch next year

A new coastal shipping company will be carrying freight between Brisbane and Townsville starting next year, Captain Steve Pelecanos announced…
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SPECIAL REPORT: Maritime Engineering & Salvage

International body PIANC on the move. Daily Cargo News’ Ian Ackerman recently had a chat with the waterborne transport infrastructure organisation’s new chair, Associate Professor Will Glamore