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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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Momentum builds for dedicated freight rail to the Port

Monday, 16 December 2013
The Port of Brisbane Pty Ltd (PBPL) is building momentum, in partnership with the Federal and Queensland governments, for its plan to secure the delivery of a dedicated freight rail line linking the Port with trade export corridors west of Toowoomba and the proposed Inland Rail Project.
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Cleaning up the mangroves

Monday, 16 December 2013
One of the lasting legacies of the 2011 and 2013 floods has been a 2.4 kilometre stretch of litter washed into mangroves adjacent to the Port of Brisbane’s Fisherman Islands precinct.
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Port of Brisbane sustains financial year trade growth

Monday, 23 September 2013
The Port of Brisbane Pty Ltd (PBPL) delivered continued trade growth for the financial year ending June 2013 with global demand for many key commodity sectors, particularly export-exposed agriculture, remaining strong despite challenging economic conditions.
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Real time air quality tracking delivers results

Monday, 23 September 2013
The Port of Brisbane is one of Australia’s busiest cargo ports with more than 95% of all goods and services delivered via 2.5 million truck movements each year. With such a high volume of truck activity and the daily operation of coal and grain handling berths, it’s critical that air quality at the port is managed accurately.
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Port shorebird roost receives $30,000 upgrade

Monday, 23 September 2013
PBPL recently invested more than $30,000 to upgrade its 12 hectare shorebird roost, almost doubling the size of the roosting area and significantly improving the roost’s ecological habitat for migratory shorebirds.
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Port of Brisbane welcomes Yang Ming Busan

Monday, 23 September 2013
The Port of Brisbane welcomed container vessel the Yang Ming Busan on its maiden voyage to Brisbane on 25 July 2013.
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New vessel for Pacific Tug

Monday, 23 September 2013
Local Tug Boat Company, Pacific Tug (Aust) Pty Ltd took possession of the latest addition to their 16 vessel fleet on Saturday 11 August with the arrival of the ‘Stradbroke’ on a heavy lift ship from Shanghai.
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Smithbridge assists Christchurch earthquake recovery

Monday, 23 September 2013
PBPL construction contractor, Smithbridge will use pile off cuts from Port of Brisbane’s Berths 10, 11, 12 and its General Purpose wharf to assist earthquake reconstruction efforts in Christchurch, New Zealand.
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