Monday 22nd Oct, 2018
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OUT & ABOUT: Not all business at Svitzer annual event

PORTS honchos recently gathered in the picturesque Pier 1 at Sydney’s Walsh Bay at the behest of Svitzer for the…
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LPG bunkering under study

TWO companies have agreed to continue studying the potential for liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) to be used as a bunker…
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Deal aims to protect Tassie coast

MARITIME and Safety Tasmania (MAST) has awarded Australian Maritime Systems Group a five-year contract to maintain the state’s huge network…
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Strike confirmed for pilot cutters

A STOPPAGE by workers on pilot cutters at Ports Botany and Jackson is underway, the Maritime Union has confirmed. An…
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Svitzer to gather data with ‘black boxes’ in tugs

TOWAGE operator Svitzer announced plans for driving innovation over the coming year, with installing devices similar to those known as…
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Cutter crews to down tools in Sydney

CREW members of pilot cutters at Ports Jackson and Botany are to down tools for 24 hours from this Tuesday…
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