ZEAMARINE secures largest contract to date

ZEAMARINE secures largest contract to date

ZEAMARINE has successfully been awarded a large ocean transportation contract from Schenker Australia Pty Limited for the BHP South Flank Project in Western Australia. The project scope encompasses the transportation of …
Jul 30, 2019 /  Vessels
First RoRo Vessel In Port Hedland - A Bonus For Industry

First RoRo Vessel In Port Hedland - A Bonus For Industry

The Port of Port Hedland has welcomed its first conventional roll-on/roll-off (RORO) vessel, giving industry a more cost-effective way of delivering cargo to the region. The 180m ‘Blue Ridge Highway’ …
Jun 27, 2019 /  Vessels
Jan De Nul awarded key dredging works in Australia

Jan De Nul awarded key dredging works in Australia

The Pilbara Ports Authority (PPA) engages the expertise of Jan De Nul Group to dredge the channel and further enhance the safe and sustainable access to the Port of Port Hedland. The project forms part of stage two of …
Feb 11, 2019 /  Vessels
Pilbara Ports: Record Tonnage On A Single Tide

Pilbara Ports: Record Tonnage On A Single Tide

Pilbara Ports Authority has achieved a new record tonnage on a single tide at the Port of Port Hedland. On 15 January 2019, 10 vessels departed the port in convoy carrying a total of 1,754,741 tonnes of bulk product, …
Jan 22, 2019 /  Curious
Fortescue’s maiden shipment of West Pilbara Fines

Fortescue’s maiden shipment of West Pilbara Fines

The maiden shipment of Fortescue Metals Group’s (Fortescue) new 60.1% iron content product West Pilbara Fines, has left Herb Elliott Port in Port Hedland bound for Hunan Valin Steel Co., Ltd (Hunan Valin) in …
Dec 17, 2018 /  Vessels
Fortescue’s seventh ore carrier arrives in Port Hedland

Fortescue’s seventh ore carrier arrives in Port Hedland

Fortescue Metals Group (Fortescue) has welcomed the seventh Fortescue Ore Carrier, FMG Amanda, to Port Hedland with an event attended by Fortescue Founder and Chairman, Andrew Forrest AO and Fortescue’s latest …
Jun 25, 2018 /  Vessels
Fortescue celebrates arrival of ‘FMG David’

Fortescue celebrates arrival of ‘FMG David’

The newest addition to the Fortescue Metals Group (Fortescue) ore carrier fleet was greeted by the Fortescue family today, to mark its maiden voyage to Port Hedland. Named for Fortescue Founder and Chairman Andrew …
Feb 26, 2018 /  Vessels
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
Port Hedland and Forrest family welcome arrival of FMG Matilda

Port Hedland and Forrest family welcome arrival of FMG Matilda

FMG Matilda was welcomed into Port Hedland Friday morning by the Forrest family, including Fortescue Metals Group (Fortescue) Founder and Chairman Mr Andrew Forrest AO. They were joined by families of Fortescue’s …
Dec 30, 2017 /  Vessels
New tonnage record at Port of Port Hedland

New tonnage record at Port of Port Hedland

A new tonnage record of 2,183,611 tonnes has been achieved over a 24-hour period at the Port of Port Hedland. Image courtesy of Pilbara Ports   The new record was set over an evening high tide last Thursday …
Dec 18, 2017 /  Curious