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Wishing you a safe and happy holiday season

Monday, 15 December 2014
As the holiday season 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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Report highlights ports as economic enablers

Monday, 15 December 2014
A recent Bureau of Infrastructure Transport and Regional Economics study has reported encouraging results for Australian ports, suggesting that well-functioning ports are linked to economic benefits including lower costs of trade, generation of 
 
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Industry team up to support local charity

Monday, 15 December 2014
Port of Brisbane Pty Ltd (PBPL), Yang Ming (Australia) and Wemyss Transport recently partnered with Bayside charity MyKids to transport a container full of health and school supplies to Myanmar to support poor and orphaned children in the region.
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Tracking program to assist local shorebird management

Monday, 15 December 2014
On Sunday 20 November, representatives from Port of Brisbane Pty Ltd’s (PBPL) Environment Team assisted Queensland Wader Study Group and 17 volunteers to cannon-net, measure, band, legflag and release approximately 40 migratory shorebirds at the Port of Brisbane.
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Our focus on Health and Safety

Monday, 15 December 2014
PBPL’s annual Safety 1 Forum is an opportunity for Port tenants to come together to learn about new initiatives and issues relating to health and wellbeing while at work.
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PBPL recognised at annual shipping awards

Monday, 15 December 2014

On 19 November, Port of Brisbane Pty Ltd (PBPL) was awarded the 2014 Seafarers’ Welfare Award at the Lloyd’s List Shipping and Maritime Industry Awards, in recognition of the Company’s ongoing commitment to the Brisbane Seafarers Centre.

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Owens arrives at Port Gate

Monday, 15 December 2014
Owens, the container logistics division of Mainfreight, recently announced a pre-commitment to a purpose built design and construct facility on Howard Smith Drive in the Port of Brisbane’s Port Gate Estate.

 
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Supporting our agricultural trading partners

Monday, 15 December 2014
As part of PBPL’s commitment to facilitating sustained agricultural trade growth through the Port, our Trade Development team is constantly working with the agricultural sector to identify more efficient routes to market.

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Port of Brisbane hosts Indonesian President

Monday, 15 December 2014
On Sunday 16 November, Indonesian President Joko Widodo visited the Port of Brisbane in the company of his country's Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi, Consul General Mr Yayan Ganda Hayat Mulyana, as well as Indonesian media and other affiliates.

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Robotics students tour Patrick Terminal

Tuesday, 22 April 2014
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.
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