Chevron hands over Port of Ashburton to Pilbara Ports Authority

Chevron hands over Port of Ashburton to Pilbara Ports Authority

Handover follows first shipment of LNG from Wheatstone Project last year Remaining port infrastructure transferred to State and will be adapted for wider cargo trade uses Port to sustain jobs from Wheatstone Project …
Dec 4, 2018 /  Curious
New trade opportunity through Port of Dampier

New trade opportunity through Port of Dampier

Pilbara Ports Authority has received regulatory approval to support the export of ammonium nitrate through the Port of Dampier. The Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety (DMIRS) has issued Pilbara Ports …
Oct 10, 2018 /  Curious
Pilbara Ports sets new shipping records ahead of New Year

Pilbara Ports sets new shipping records ahead of New Year

Pilbara Ports Authority has begun the New Year with several shipping records achieved in recent weeks, including new monthly throughput records across its ports, record tonnage on a single tide and record number of …
Jan 9, 2018 /  Curious
LNG-fuelled bulk carriers are close to reality

LNG-fuelled bulk carriers are close to reality

Woodside is hoping to open the marine industry’s eyes to the benefits of liquefied natural gas (LNG) as a fuel source as the company pushes ahead with plans to power the Pilbara’s iron ore and oil and gas …
Jul 17, 2017 /  Vessels
DAMEN Secures Order With FORTESCUE Metals Group For Six ART 85-32W Rotor Tugs

DAMEN Secures Order With FORTESCUE Metals Group For Six ART 85-32W Rotor Tugs

To support Second Towage Licence for the Port of Port Hedland Pilbara Marine Pty Ltd (Pilbara Marine), a wholly owned subsidiary of Fortescue Metals Group Ltd (Fortescue) has placed an order with Damen …
Mar 10, 2017 /  Vessels
Modern marine traffic system for Port Hedland

Modern marine traffic system for Port Hedland

Pilbara Ports Authority has awarded a contract to Australian Maritime Systems Pty Ltd to design and install a Vessel Traffic Services (VTS) system in a new state-of-the-art shipping control tower in Port …
Feb 1, 2017 /  Curious
Pilbara Ports Authority Handles More in December 2016

Pilbara Ports Authority Handles More in December 2016

Pilbara Ports Authority has delivered a total monthly throughput of 60.5 million tonnes (Mt) for the month of December 2016. This is an increase of 12% from the same month in 2015. The Port of Port …
Jan 8, 2017 /  Curious