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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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Port of Brisbane wins Australian Engineering Excellence Award

Friday, 09 September 2016

Port of Brisbane Pty Ltd (PBPL) has won the Environment category of the Queensland Engineering Excellence Award for its Offsite Stormwater Treatment Pilot Project at the 2016 Australian Engineering Excellence Awards, Queensland division.

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PBPL CEO, Roy Cummins has been appointed to the Board of the Australian Logistics Council (ALC)

Thursday, 08 September 2016
The ALC is the peak national body representing the major Australian logistics supply chain customers, providers, infrastructure owners and suppliers.
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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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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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Partnering with our local community

Tuesday, 26 April 2016
PBPL continues to work closely with local schools and environment groups to achieve positive environmental outcomes for our community through the PBPL Community Grant Program.
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Observation Cafe now open

Friday, 10 July 2015
We are delighted to announce that our newly refurbished cafe has now reopened. PBPL’s Observation Cafe underwent renovations for two weeks in April which saw the installation of sound absorbing acoustic panels on the walls and ceiling.
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PBPL celebrates World Environment Day

Friday, 10 July 2015
World Environment Day, an event run by the United Nations Environment Program, is celebrated every year on 5 June to raise global awareness to take positive environmental action to protect nature and the planet. In support of this, PBPL celebrated World Environment Day with a number of events and activities.

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