Monday 22nd Oct, 2018
NQBP acting general manager operations and trade, Eddie Mallan and national heavy haulage general manager, Ian Scott, relish the benefits from optimising opportunities at the Port of Mackay. Photo: NQBP

Mackay facilities boost trade

CENTRAL Queensland manufacturing and transport businesses are benefiting from recent upgrades at the Port of Mackay. The Port recently took…
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Photo: TT Line

Tassie government eager to sign shipbuilding contract for new Spirits

SHIPBUILDING contracts for two new Spirit of Tasmania vessels are expected to be signed in the first half of 2018….
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Labor triumphs in Queensland election

IT HAS been almost two weeks since polling day, but Labor has officially won the Queensland election. Liberal National Party…
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MUA deputy national secretary, Will Tracey. Photo: David Sexton

Tanner called on to help end VICT row, as unions rally

MARITIME Union deputy national secretary, Will Tracey, has called on former federal finance minister Lindsay Tanner to intervene and resolve…
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Photo: Jim Wilson

INDUSTRY OPINION: VICT saga – It’s time to act, says SAL chief

Shipping Australia chief executive, Rod Nairn, has called on the Victorian government to act on clearing the Webb Dock picket

Michael Byrne withd CSCL Director Dr Hermione Parsons. Photo: Simon Fox.

Mathematics paramount, Michael Byrne tells CSCL

TOLL Group managing director, Michael Byrne, has emphasised the importance of teaching mathematics in order to ensure a skilled workforce….
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Photo: US Fish and Wildlife Services

Darwin Port puts curlews front and centre

DARWIN Port is looking to develop and expand its operations, but the Port is mindful of the habitat of endangered…
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Melbourne risks being a “laughing stock”, says industry body

PORT of Melbourne risks being an international laughing stock if a picket at Webb Dock continues, the Victorian Transport Association…
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