All Australasia articles

  • Liebherr, sept 2020
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    Norwest takes Liebherr delivery

    2020-09-16T10:38:00Z

    Western Australia-based Norwest Crane Hire has taken delivery of two Liebherr cranes – an LTM 1300-6.2 and an LRT 1100-2.1.

  • DB Schenker australia, sept 2020
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    South Flank taking shape

    2020-09-04T09:57:00Z

    DB Schenker has coordinated the delivery of almost 90,000 freight tons of cargo that makes up one of the world’s largest rail-mounted vehicles for the BHP South Flank project in the Pilbara region of Western Australia.

  • PON_RoRo_August 14, 2020-5(1)(1)
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    Höegh calls at Newcastle

    2020-08-19T10:41:00Z

    Höegh Autoliners’ ro-ro vessel Höegh Tracer called at the port of Newcastle, Australia, on August 14, delivering a range of heavy equipment and machinery destined for customers in New South Wales (NSW).

  • Volga Dnepr delivers for oil and gas, august 2020
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    Volga-Dnepr delivers for oil and gas sector

    2020-08-10T09:00:00Z

    Volga-Dnepr Airlines has transported oil and gas equipment onboard its Ilyushin IL-76TD-90VD aircraft from Singapore to Melbourne, Australia.

  • AAL delivers Snowy TBM august 2020
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    AAL delivers Snowy TBM

    2020-08-06T10:55:00Z

    AAL Shipping has delivered the first of three 174-tonne tunnel boring machines (TBM) destined for the Snowy 2.0 pumped-hydro expansion project to Port Kembla in New South Wales, Australia.

  • Port Kembla NSW, july 2020
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    Port Kembla receives turbine components

    2020-07-30T09:00:00Z

    Port Kembla in Australia has received the first shipment of wind turbine components destined for the Bango wind farm – 30 km north of Yass in New South Wales (NSW).

  • BigLift, july 2020
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    BigLift delivers for South Flank project

    2020-07-24T11:51:00Z

    BigLift Shipping has transported two rail-mounted stacker reclaimers from Port Henderson to Port Hedland, Australia, aboard its vessel Happy Dragon.

  • Cranecorp
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    Cranecorp boosts fleet with Demag and Tadano

    2020-07-21T09:25:00Z

    Cranecorp, based in Western Australia, has added two five-axle cranes to its fleet – a Demag AC 160-5 and a Tadano ATF 220G-5.

  • Tutt Bryant launches Queen Beetle, july 2020
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    Tutt Bryant launches Queen Beetle

    2020-07-17T08:00:00Z

    Tutt Bryant Heavy Lift & Shift has loaded out the 770-tonne Queen Beetle high-speed ferry at a shipyard in Henderson, Western Australia.

  • Noel Dent, july 2020
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    Dent joins Port of Newcastle

    2020-07-14T08:23:00Z

    Noel Dent has joined the port of Newcastle in Australia as strategic development manager for the gateway’s multipurpose deepwater terminal project.

  • passenger trains arrive port of Newcastle Australia, july 2020
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    Passenger trains arrive at Newcastle

    2020-07-09T13:07:00Z

    Two Waratah Series 2 passenger trains arrived on the vessel AAL Hong Kong at the port of Newcastle in Australia on July 5, 2020.

  • Marr awarded contract for Sydney metro central station, june 2020
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    Marr secures Sydney metro project

    2020-06-29T15:15:00Z

    Australia’s Marr Contracting has been awarded a heavy lift contract to support the redevelopment of Central Station as part of the Sydney Metro infrastructure project.

  • Tadano Oceania Brisbane
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    Tadano opens Brisbane office

    2020-06-04T12:30:00Z

    Tadano Oceania has opened a 14,000-sq m head office in the Brisbane suburb of Lytton, Australia.

  • Port of Newcastle strengthens team
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    Port of Newcastle strengthens team

    2020-06-04T10:00:00Z

    The Port of Newcastle in Australia has appointed Glenn Thornton as executive manager projects, and Paul Brown as executive manager business development.

  • WAST handles boom move with Scheuerle
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    WAST handles boom move with Scheuerle

    2020-06-04T09:00:00Z

    Australia’s WA Specialised Transport (WAST) has moved a 200-ton (181.4-tonne) boom, manufactured by thyssenkrupp for a bucket wheel reclaimer, using Scheuerle axle lines.

  • Tadano opens Brisbane office
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    Tadano opens Brisbane office

    2020-06-03T12:25:00Z

    Tadano Oceania has opened a 14,000-sq m head office in the Brisbane suburb of Lytton, Australia.

  • Flinders prepares for Konecranes delivery
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    Flinders prepares for Konecranes delivery

    2020-05-29T12:00:00Z

    Flinders Port Holdings will take delivery of a Konecranes Gottwald Model 6 mobile harbour crane at its facilities in Port Adelaide, Australia during August.

  • Australia abandons costly biosecurity levy
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    Australia abandons costly biosecurity levy

    2020-05-22T09:00:00Z

    The Australian government has decided against implementing the onshore biosecurity levy, which would have added AUD10.02 (USD6.61) per incoming container and AUD1 (USD0.66) per tonne of non-containerised cargo.

  • Sohologistics delivers to Australia
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    Sohologistics delivers to Australia

    2020-05-15T08:30:00Z

    Sohologistics has delivered a 34.1-tonne semitrailer from the port of Xinsha in Guangzhou, China, to Brisbane, Australia.

  • Townsville enhancing ro-ro capabilities
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    Townsville enhancing ro-ro capabilities

    2020-05-14T09:30:00Z

    The port of Townsville, Australia, has started construction work on a AUD2.5 million (USD1.62 million) project to extend the secondary wharf at berth 10. The extension will enable to gateway to handle larger ro-ro vessels.