Thursday 22nd Nov, 2018
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VICT automation systems are go

MELBOURNE’S Victoria International Container Terminal (VICT) is now fully automated after the delivery of the Kalmar OneTerminal system. The system…
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Photo: Northern Stevedoring Services

Half heights arrive at Townsville, headed for Dugald River mine

CONTAINERSHIP Mia Schulte arrived at the Port of Townsville last week with 500 half-height containers that will be used to…
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Dredged sediment facility in Gold Coast to be operational by year-end

THE Coomera Regional Dredged Sediment Management Facility (CRDSMF) is on its way to becoming a reality with Queensland acting ports…
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L to R: Peter Murday, Chris Barber, Michael Sierp, Susan Hull and Mike Squires. Photo: Ian Ackerman

OUT & ABOUT: Australasian Institute of Marine Surveyors biennial conference

JONES Bay Wharf in the Sydney suburb of Pyrmont was the setting last week for the Australasian Institute of Marine…
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Investigator II back in action on the Bass Strait

THE vessel Investigator II sailed for King Island over the weekend after engine difficulties prevented earlier transits. One of the…
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Total Pilbara exports dip slightly while live export re-starts at Hedland

PILBARA Ports Authority reported a total monthly cargo throughput of 57.9m tonnes for August, showing a decrease of 478,000 tonnes…
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Australian Customs and Border Protection Service

INDUSTRY OPINION: It’s time to reform border holds

DEPLOYMENT of modern x-ray solutions at the border is essential if we are serious about community protection and facilitating the…
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Shipping reform is essential for national security

INSUFFICIENT recognition is being paid to Australia’s diminishing maritime capacity, federal member for Fremantle Josh Wilson says. Speaking at the…
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