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Port of Brisbane's 2014 Community Grant Program now open

1 February 2014
The Port of Brisbane Pty Ltd’s (PBPL) annual Community Grant Program application period is now open to registered charities and Not-For-Profit organisations until 30 April 2014.

Port of Brisbane Pty Ltd changes to Trade Charges

From 1 July 2012, Trade Charges levied by the Port of Brisbane Pty Ltd (PBPL) will increase, on average, by 3.1% – broadly in line with the Consumer Price Index (CPI).

Civil works to commence at Brisbane's newest container terminal

Hutchison Port Holdings (HPH) signed an agreement on 30 November with Baulderstone, signaling the immediate commencement of civil works at Berth 11, the Port of Brisbane’s newest container terminal.

Port of Brisbane News

Robotics students tour Patrick Terminal

Patrick Stevedores’ Terminal Manager, Matthew Hollamby and Production Manager, Julie Simington recently gave three Kimberly Park State School students a firsthand look at how Patrick’s world-class robotic container handling technology operates.

Rare bird sighting at Port of Brisbane Shorebird Roost

Local bird enthusiasts were excited to record the first sighting of a Broad-billed Sandpiper at the Port of Brisbane’s Shorebird Roost during PBPL’s monthly bird survey on 26 March 2014. 

Port of Brisbane Pty Ltd lends helping hand to Wynnum disabled care group

Ten staff from Port of Brisbane Pty Ltd (PBPL) lent a much needed hand to the Wynnum-based Aid and Recreational Association for the Disabled (ARAD) during the community group’s recent working bee.

Heavy Vehicle Road Permit Application processes streamlined

The National Heavy Vehicle Regulator (NHVR) is the newly appointed supervisory body for all vehicles over 4.5 tonnes gross vehicle mass (GVM) and all fatigue-regulated heavy vehicles over 12 tonnes GVM, as outlined under the new Heavy Vehicle National Law (HVNL).

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