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Port of Brisbane Streamlines Heavy Vehicle Road Permit Applications

Monday, 03 March 2014
3 March 2014
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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Managing the integrated freight task – a Port of Brisbane perspective

Monday, 10 February 2014
10 February 2014
Freight transport infrastructure planning across Australia’s major cities has for decades been held captive by the combined planning forces of rapid urban development, population growth and a bias towards road over rail networks to sustain economic prosperity.
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Port of Brisbane Pty Ltd lends helping hand to Wynnum disabled care group

Wednesday, 05 February 2014
5 February 2014
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.
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Port of Brisbane Pty Ltd releases Coal Dust Management Plan

Tuesday, 07 January 2014
7 January 2014
Port of Brisbane Pty Ltd (PBPL) has released a Coal Dust Management Plan as part its overall responsibility to limit the port’s operational and development impacts on the surrounding environment.
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Seagrass beds thrive on Port expansion

Monday, 16 December 2013
A recent seagrass health survey undertaken by Port of Brisbane Pty Ltd (PBPL) and environmental monitoring partners BMT WMB has revealed these invaluable marine habitats continue to flourish as the Port expands.
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Strengthening agricultural trade ties

Monday, 16 December 2013
Agricultural exports, including seeds and cotton, are a vital element of the Port of Brisbane Pty Ltd’s (PBPL) diversified commodity base with more than 3.5 million tonnes of product exported in the 2012/2013 financial year.
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Wishing you a safe and happy holiday season

Monday, 16 December 2013
As the holiday season fast approaches, Port of Brisbane Pty Ltd (PBPL) would like to wish you all a very safe and happy Christmas and New Year.
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Port of Brisbane and Landcare team up to revitalise local habitats

Monday, 16 December 2013
The Port of Brisbane Pty Ltd (PBPL) recently launched a five-year $250,000 partnership with Landcare Queensland to restore and revegetate valuable wetland areas in the Brisbane Bayside area.
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PBPL Security Manager, Wayne Taratoa retires

Monday, 16 December 2013
After 11.5 years at the Port of Brisbane, PBPL Security Manager Wayne Taratoa announced his retirement at the end of November.
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PBPL raises over $14,500 for Super Typhoon Haiyan appeal

Monday, 16 December 2013
Port of Brisbane Pty Ltd (PBPL) is proud to announce that over $14,500 has been raised to support the International Red Cross Typhoon Haiyan Appeal and recovery efforts.
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