Monday 21st May, 2018
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Austal expands in WA, Philippines and Vietnam

The shipbuilder is developing its commercial shipbuilding capacity

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SBAS gets budget bump

The satellite technology is to greatly increase the accuracy of positioning systems

Image: Jim Wilson & Hema Maps

VRCA seeks to dredge Geelong

Would channel dredging allow Geelong to capture a large shipping market share?

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Sulphur cap for bunkers start-date coming up fast

The start date for the IMO’s cap on sulphur in bunkers looms – is industry ready?

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Ports Oz boss says infrastructure spending good, coastal shipping reform better

The ports peak body is advocating a more holistic approach to the coming freight tsunami

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DCN budget wrap

There’s plenty in this year’s budget beyond the much lauded Port Botany rail duplication

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State freight discussed at SAL NSW Parliamentary Luncheon

Parliamentary secretary Bronwyn Taylor addressed the gathering of the state’s shipping personalities

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Veterinarians say live export is not safe in northern summer

A review found conditions during the summer in the Middle East are not safe for sheep