Thursday 19th Jul, 2018
Photo: Marine Accident Investigation Branch  / Gov.UK


Criminal liability a possibility for Aussie pilots, writes Captain John Kavanagh (with assistance from Kendall Messer)*

Photo: Smit Lamnalco

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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Australia elected to IMO Council Category B

AUSTRALIA has been upgraded to Category B in the Council of the International Maritime Organization in London over the weekend….
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NSW Port Authority “cautiously optimistic” on pilot cutter crew dispute

IS THERE a light at the end of the tunnel for the pilot cutter crew dispute in Sydney? Seems likely. The MUA…
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Photo: Port of Hamburg / Hamburg Messe und Congress

INDUSTRY OPINION: Shipping 4.0 and what you need to know

International shipping and logistics sits perched on the cusp of a global industrial revolution for the fourth
time, writes Ben Scott*

Photo: Greg Dickens

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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Photo: Australian Pilotage Group

Choppers needed to bring pilots to ships, says Nairn

SHIPPING Australia chief executive Rod Nairn has called for the use of helicopters to bring pilots to ships approaching Australian…
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