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Vanuatu cyclone appeal

Monday, 13 April 2015
A donation drive was held recently among PBPL staff to raise funds for Red Cross’ Cyclone Pam appeal to provide humanitarian support to the people and communities affected by the tropical cyclone in Vanuatu.
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Tapping the sun’s energy

Monday, 13 April 2015
Following the successful installation and trial of a 30kW solar panel system at the Port’s Port Central 1 office building, PBPL has now progressed to installing a 76kW system on the Brisbane Multimodal Terminal or BMT.
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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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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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Rare bird sighting at Port of Brisbane Shorebird Roost

Tuesday, 22 April 2014
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. 
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Port of Brisbane Pty Ltd lends helping hand to Wynnum disabled care group

Tuesday, 22 April 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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Heavy Vehicle Road Permit Application processes streamlined

Tuesday, 22 April 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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Port of Brisbane donates former Visitors Centre building to Royal Queensland Yacht Squadron

Tuesday, 22 April 2014
The Port of Brisbane Pty Ltd (PBPL) has reached agreement with the Royal Queensland Yacht Squadron to donate PBPL’s former Visitors Centre building following an extensive tender process involving local councils, community groups and adjacent organisations.
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