Monday 24th Sep, 2018
The initial search area is identified in the map below with the shaded area showing where the initial search will be undertaken by the survey vessel. The map also shows the location where the containers were lost and the location of the two containers which have been recovered so far. Credit: AMSA

Hydrographic vessel searches for YM Efficiency containers

Authorities say the weather has caused some delays in the search for missing containers

Photo: LPC

Big dredge headed to Lyttleton

The South Island port is increasing its draft to accommodate larger ships

Photo: AMC Search

Women take the helm with patrol boat training

AMC Search is helping train law enforcement officers from our near neighbours in the use of patrol boats

Photo: Svitzer

New tug on the block

Svitzer Australia’s new tugboat Glenrock has arrived at the Port of Newcastle

Photo: Chris Mackey, Southern Cross Maritime

Tenders open for Gladstone towage operators

The current agreement is set to expire at the end of the year.

Photo: Jim Wilson and Hema Maps

Molten metal leads to cargo fire

SHIP operators have been warned to stay alert to fire risk following a welding incident on board general cargo ship…
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Image: Geoscience Australia

SBAS gets budget bump

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

Photo: Shutterstock

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?