Wednesday 26th Sep, 2018

Fee hikes prompt regulation calls

AN INDUSTRY body has called for regulatory intervention following the
Ian Ackerman

Report backs infrastructure fees

Market disruption has been seen as rationale for increasing infrastructure fees



A DCN reader wonders how long before other stevedores follow DPWA’s lead in hiking fees

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“Unprecedented change” behind DPWA fee hikes

The stevedoring company says fee hikes are essential in order to maintain a strong business

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Geelong and Boral cement deal

An agreement between GeelongPort and Boral Cement will see the construction of a $130m clinker grinding and cement facility

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Ports Oz welcomes NSW’s new freight plan

The NSW Freight and Ports Plan lays out the state government’s long-term vision for freight in the state

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NSW releases its grand plan for freight

In the plan, the state government committed to advocate for legislative change to encourage more coastal shipping

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New leadership for heavy vehicle regulator

Some industry and political veterans are moving on from the NHVR

Volunteers did their bit to remove plastic from local waterways. Credit: Port of Melbourne

‘Paddle against Plastic’ held in Melbourne

Moonee Ponds Creek has become a cleaner place thanks to the efforts of volunteers