Sunday 24th Jun, 2018
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THE SHIPPING LIFE: Strains of a life at sea

THERE are so many aspects of this form of existence in the latter parts of the 1900s. Crew didn’t have…
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Image: International Maritime Organization

World Maritime Day is connecting ships, ports and people

TODAY is World Maritime Day, and this year, the International Maritime Organization (IMO) has chosen the theme “connecting ships, ports…
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Photo: Ports Corporation of Queensland

Port of Mourilyan selected to become fuel import hub

PORT of Mourilyan is tipped to become a fuel storage and distribution hub after Ports North and United Petroleum announced…
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SPECIAL REPORT: Regional Ports

Newcastle and the path to growth

PPA chief executive Roger Johnston. Photo: Jemma Castle

SPECIAL REPORT: Regional Ports

Pilbara makes new mates through mangroves

Photo: Lyttelton Port

Lyttelton’s big (half) year

TRADE through Lyttelton Port of Christchurch (LPC) has been picking up this year, and looks to only continue increasing with…
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Lads Passage inner route. Image: Jim Wilson and Google Earth

Queensland’s VTS is getting an upgrade

QUEENSLAND is getting a slick new vessel traffic services (VTS) system. The state government has announced a $36m investment to replace…
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THE SHIPPING LIFE: Navigating the high seas

Our Tasmanian flop EVERYTHING in our business didn’t always turn out to be beer and skittles, far from it, but in any dynamic business…
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