Tuesday 25th Sep, 2018
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OUT & ABOUT: 22nd Annual Australian Maritime and Transport Awards

More than 400 industry leaders made the 22nd annual Australian Maritime and Transport Awards an outstanding success last week with…
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Car carrier rescues yachtie off WA coast

THE US-flagged car carrier Patriot (IMO 9316139) came to the rescue of a stricken yacht 2100 kilometres west of Perth…
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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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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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Better facilities needed to attract more Antarctic shipping to Hobart

TASPORTS said its Hobart facilities may struggle to meet demand for more Antarctic support activities, according to its recent submission…
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Transport ministers slammed for “bad joke”

INDUSTRY body Maritime Industry Australia has criticised the nation’s transport ministers for a document that, in their eyes, overlooks the…
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Guidance from the heavens to the seas: new satellite positioning tech trial underway

A NEW satellite-positioning technology was launched this week in a two-year trial of the Satellite-Based Augmentation System (SBAS), with the maritime…
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