Monday 20th Aug, 2018
RightShip’s commercial and strategic manager, Wayne Blumenthal. Photo: RightShip

SPECIAL REPORT: Workplace Health and Safety

New project aimed at setting uniform bulk carrier safety standards

Photo: Port of Melbourne Corporation

October a big month for containers in Melbourne

PORT of Melbourne handled its largest monthly container volumes for at least the past year in October, according to the…
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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*

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THE SHIPPING LIFE: That’s about all. For now

THE time has come, the walrus said, to talk of many things. Of shoes and ships and sealing wax, Of…
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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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