Brisbane Breaks Ground on New Cruise Ship Terminal (Video)

Brisbane Breaks Ground on New Cruise Ship Terminal (Video)

Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has turned the sod on Brisbane's $158 million new International Cruise Terminal, heralding the start of a new era for Queensland's economy. Artist’s impression - Brisbane …
Apr 16, 2019 /  Cruise
Contracts awarded, construction imminent for mega cruise terminal at Port of Brisbane

Contracts awarded, construction imminent for mega cruise terminal at Port of Brisbane

Port of Brisbane Pty Ltd (PBPL) has announced the principal contractors for its $158 million Brisbane International Cruise Terminal, paving the way for construction to begin in the coming months. Wharf construction will …
Feb 4, 2019 /  Vessels
Port of Brisbane completes work on $110M Port Drive Upgrade

Port of Brisbane completes work on $110M Port Drive Upgrade

The $110 million Port Drive Upgrade has been completed, giving the Port of Brisbane world class road access to the south-east Queensland catchment. PBPL CEO, Roy Cummins was joined by Transport and Main Roads Minister …
Aug 9, 2018 /  Curious
Ship garbage recycling pilot wraps up at Port of Brisbane

Ship garbage recycling pilot wraps up at Port of Brisbane

A pilot project to investigate the feasibility of recycling garbage from international ships has wrapped up at the Port of Brisbane. The Brisbane pilot was conducted by the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA), in …
Jun 21, 2018 /  Curious
New Cruise Terminal for Brisbane is now full steam ahead (Video)

New Cruise Terminal for Brisbane is now full steam ahead (Video)

A new international cruise terminal will be operating in Brisbane (see also CruiseMapper) within two years after Port of Brisbane and Carnival Australia yesterday announced they had reached a commercial …
Jun 7, 2018 /  Cruise
New cranes enter service in Brisbane and Sydney

New cranes enter service in Brisbane and Sydney

DP World Australia announced yesterday the two ZPMC cranes delivered to the Brisbane and Sydney terminals in March have entered operations. Brisbane Terminal’s ZPMC crane entered operations on Thursday 5 April, …
Apr 17, 2018 /  Curious
DP World Australia signs a long-term partnership extension with CMA CGM Group

DP World Australia signs a long-term partnership extension with CMA CGM Group

DP World Australia announced Tuesday the signing of a long-term partnership extension regarding service of CMA CGM Group vessels by DP World Australia at its terminals in Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne and Fremantle. This …
Apr 13, 2018 /  Curious
Maintenance dredging at Australia’s Port of Weipa

Maintenance dredging at Australia’s Port of Weipa

NORTH Queensland Bulk Ports Corporation (NQBP) will soon begin maintenance dredging at the Port of Weipa. Dredge vessel TSHD Brisbane will work within the port’s south channel and inner harbour between 5 April and …
Mar 29, 2018 /  Curious
Container ship MSC Kia Ora banned from Australian ports

Container ship MSC Kia Ora banned from Australian ports

The Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) informed yesterday that has banned the Liberian-flagged container ship MSC Kia Ora from Australian ports for three months after the operator failed to ensure crew were paid …
Mar 27, 2018 /  Vessels
Four new ZPMC cranes leave China for DP World Australia

Four new ZPMC cranes leave China for DP World Australia

Australia’s largest stevedore, DP World Australia will take delivery of four new ZPMC quayside container cranes next month, for its Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne terminals. The cranes departed China loaded on …
Feb 13, 2018 /  Curious