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Port of Brisbane wins Australian Engineering Excellence Award

Tuesday, 04 October 2016
Last month, PBPL received the Queensland Environmental Excellence Award for its Offsite Stormwater Treatment Pilot Project at the 2016 Australian Engineering Excellence Awards.
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Port of Brisbane welcomes His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC Governor of Queensland

Tuesday, 04 October 2016
PBPL CEO, Roy Cummins welcomed His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC, Governor of Queensland to the Port of Brisbane on Friday 16 September.
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Construction has commenced on $110m Port Drive Upgrade Project

Tuesday, 04 October 2016
Construction has commenced on Port of Brisbane’s Port Drive Upgrade, which will deliver safer and more efficient port roads for all users.  The project will be delivered by Seymour Whyte Constructions on behalf of PBPL.
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Port of Brisbane welcomes His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC Governor of Queensland

Friday, 16 September 2016
PBPL CEO, Roy Cummins welcomed His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC, Governor of Queensland to the Port of Brisbane on Friday 16 September.
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Port of Brisbane’s rooftop solar system delivering strong results

Thursday, 15 September 2016
Port of Brisbane’s ongoing investment in renewable energy received a boost in August, with its rooftop solar system producing the equivalent of 25,000kWh of electricity, saving approximately 20 metric tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2). When including network charges, this has saved approximately $5,000.
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Rare bird banded at the Port

Wednesday, 27 April 2016
On Sunday 28 February, PBPL and Queensland Wader Study Group (QWSG) captured, tagged and released a rare broad-billed sandpiper at the Port of Brisbane’s Future Port Expansion area as part of QWSG’s migratory shorebird banding program.
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PBPL welcomes the Hoegh Trigger

Wednesday, 27 April 2016
On 16 March 2016, Port of Brisbane welcomed the Hoegh Trigger from Europe during her maiden voyage to Australia. The vessel berthed at the Port of Brisbane’s automotive terminal, AAT where she unloaded and loaded vehicles and high heavy/break bulk cargoes.
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2016 Community Grant applications closing soon!

Wednesday, 27 April 2016
PBPL’s annual community grant applications are closing in two weeks (30 April 2016) so get your applications in now. The program is open to registered charities and Not-For-Profit organisations who are seeking support for local initiatives that reflect PBPL’s organisational values and positively contribute to the surrounding community.
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New Brisbane International Cruise Terminal

Tuesday, 26 April 2016
Port of Brisbane Pty Ltd (PBPL) has received Stage 1 approval from the Queensland Government for its Market-led Proposal (MLP) to deliver a $100 million Brisbane International Cruise Terminal for South-east Queensland (SEQ) at Luggage Point, at the mouth of the Brisbane River.

 
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Busy year for dredging

Tuesday, 26 April 2016
It’s been a busy year for PBPL’s dredging team who completed a significant vessel refit in late-2015 as well as servicing a number of external contracts alongside their regular maintenance dredging programs. PBPL maintains 90km of navigational shipping channel that stretches from the northern tip of Bribie Island across Moreton Bay into the Brisbane River.
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