Monday 20th Nov, 2017
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Kiwi port gives up on container trade

PORT Taranaki is withdrawing from the container sector and closing down its container transfer site in the New Zealand town…
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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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New head in region for DNV GL

THERE is a new face in the region at DNV GL with the appointment of Brice Le Gallo as the…
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WA port reverts to state control after first LNG shipment

THE first shipment of LNG from the US$34bn Wheatstone Project has departed the Western Australian Port of Ashburton, triggering the…
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OUT & ABOUT: Shipping Industry Golf Challenge chips in for charity

MONA Vale Golf Club was again the scene of a battle of epic proportions between the titans of Australia’s shipping…
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THE SHIPPING LIFE: All quiet on the coastal front

IN THE October 5 issue, we included a polite Open Memo for Mr Turnbull and Mr Shorten calling for a…
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Albo recommits to coastal shipping

FEDERAL opposition transport spokesman, Anthony Albanese, has re-committed Labor to a “strengthened shipping policy” if it is returned to government….
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