Thursday 18th Jan, 2018
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INDUSTRY OPINION: VICT saga – It’s time to act, says SAL chief

Shipping Australia chief executive, Rod Nairn, has called on the Victorian government to act on clearing the Webb Dock picket

Michael Byrne withd CSCL Director Dr Hermione Parsons. Photo: Simon Fox.

Mathematics paramount, Michael Byrne tells CSCL

TOLL Group managing director, Michael Byrne, has emphasised the importance of teaching mathematics in order to ensure a skilled workforce….
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Melbourne risks being a “laughing stock”, says industry body

PORT of Melbourne risks being an international laughing stock if a picket at Webb Dock continues, the Victorian Transport Association…
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Time to ‘come clean’, VICT boss tells picket organisers

VICTORIA International Container Terminal chief executive, Anders Dommestrup, says it is time union officials came clean with Webb Dock picketers….
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Tug crew jobs on the line as Smit Lamnalco and Svitzer extend towage pact

A SUB-contracting agreement between towage specialists Smit Lamnalco and Svitzer has been extended for two years and expanded to cover…
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Changes at the top of pilotage body

CAPTAIN Neil Farmer has been elected president of the Australasian Marine Pilots Institute (AMPI) at its annual general meeting, held in Fremantle…
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Changing of the guard at Rio Tinto

MINER and mineral exporter, Rio Tinto has announced the appointment of Simon Thompson as its new chairman, effective from March…
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Picket remains in place at VICT

A PICKET outside the gates of Victoria International Container Terminal is still in place as of Monday morning, management says….
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