THE AUSTRALIAN Transport Safety Bureau this week released findings from its investigation into a fatal crew transfer accident in 2021.

It concluded the managers of the two vessels involved had not ensured personnel fully understood how the transfer would be conducted.

In other news, the CMA CGM Pelleas became the longest ship to berth at Port Botany and the Port of Melbourne.

And also, the first shipment of wind turbine blades a for windfarm in Victoria arrived at GeelongPort this week.

Finally, Flinders Ports has announced plans to upgrade its fleet of pilot vessels.

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