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Friday, 31 January 2014 16:33

Queensland port tendering berth

The Port of Townsville, in north-eastern Australia, is seeking Expressions of Interest (EoI) for the investment in and/or commercial operation of one of its berths.

Published in Finance Deals
Friday, 24 January 2014 13:46

$400M deal for maritime works at Melbourne

Australian engineering company McConnell Dowell has been awarded a $400 million contract to design and build the new automotive wharf and waterside infrastructure at the Port of Melbourne’s Webb Dock.

Published in Finance Deals

Hutchison Ports Holdings (HPH) today officially opened its Brisbane Container Terminals (BCT), calling it “a seismic shift on Australia’s waterfront.”

Published in Regulation and Policy

The government of the state of Victoria, in south-eastern Australia, today announced the operators for the Port of Melbourne’s new automotive Pre-Delivery Inspection (PDI) hub.

Published in Regulation and Policy
Thursday, 12 December 2013 12:57

Abbot Point coal port secures final clearance

The Australian government has cleared the capital dredging programme for the Abbot Point port in Queensland, paving the way for the development of the Galilee Basin coal assets and associated infrastructure.

Published in Energy Ports
Thursday, 28 November 2013 10:37

Road contract awarded at Port of Melbourne

The state government of Victoria today announced that Australian-owned BMD Constructions has been awarded the contract for road works to be undertaken at the Port of Melbourne as part of the $1.6 billion Port Capacity Project.

Published in Finance Deals
Monday, 21 October 2013 16:37

Hastings calling for EOI

The Port of Hastings Development Authority (PoHDA) is calling for expressions of interest for four work packages as part of the feasibility phase of its container expansion: Port planning and design, Environmental and social assessment, Hydrodynamics, and Legal services.

Published in Regulation and Policy
Monday, 21 October 2013 15:19

Brisbane awards BMT WBM 6-year deal

Australian consultancy firm BMT WBM has secured a six-year contract to provide environmental monitoring services to the Port of Brisbane Pty Ltd (PBPL).

Published in Security / Environment
Tuesday, 08 October 2013 11:36

NZ port alliance given the go-ahead

The Port of Tauranga, on New Zealand’s North Island, can now move ahead with its plan to buy half of PrimePort Timaru, on South Island. The NZD 21.6 million (US$ 17.3M) deal, first announced in mid-August, received today the required approval from Timaru District Council.

Published in Finance Deals

Industry Funds Management (IFM) is seeking to take control of the Port of Brisbane by buying Global Investment Partners' stake in a deal worth as much as $900 million, “The Australian” has reported.

Published in Finance Deals
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