Tuesday 13th Nov, 2018
Photo: Kalmar

Kalmar Thais down crane deal

CARGOTEC subsidiary, Kalmar, has signed a contract with BMT Pacific for four SmartPower Rubber-Tyred Gantry (RTG) Cranes. The new machines…
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Port of Hay Point. Photo: North Queensland Bulk Ports

Cyclone Debbie fails to stall NQBP

NORTH Queensland Bulk Ports Corporation has reported a “solid operating performance” across its four ports during 2016-17, an after tax…
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Queensland ports post a good financial year despite Debbie

QUEENSLAND’s major ports have recorded a strong financial year, moving more than 300m tonnes of cargo and generating a net…
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Maersk Innoshima. Photo: Dale Crisp

SPECIAL REPORT: Liner Trades to North America

It’s been another stable, boring and rather disappointing year in the North American trade from Australia and carriers are unsure whether to be happy or sad.


INDUSTRY OPINION: Big boys and big toys

What do bigger ships mean for shippers, asks DALE CRISP*

Photo: Ian Ackerman

DP World Australia’s logistics venture has bumpy take-off

DP WORLD Australia’s new logistics venture, Botany Intermodal, has run into issues during its start-up, which it says is the…
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Seatrade Orange. Photo: Dale Crisp

SPECIAL REPORT: Liner Trades to Europe and Mediterranean

This year’s rapid increase in capacity in the Australia-Europe trade suggests a leap in demand, but official statistics belie this. Instead, it’s growth on intermediate sectors and conditions on mostly-unrelated routes that are shaping trends.