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  • VESSEL REFIT | Terrafirma Offshore brings versatile capability to Australia’s northwest

    VESSEL REFIT | Terrafirma Offshore brings versatile capability to Australia’s northwest

  • VESSEL REVIEW | Purpose-built Kiwi scampi trawler

    VESSEL REVIEW | Purpose-built Kiwi scampi trawler

  • VESSEL REVIEW | New rescue/training RIB for Australia’s east coast

    VESSEL REVIEW | New rescue/training RIB for Australia’s east coast

  • VESSEL REVIEW | Newbuild 19-metre catamaran for New Zealand’s White Island Tours

    VESSEL REVIEW | Newbuild 19-metre catamaran for New Zealand’s White Island Tours

  • VESSEL REVIEW | Jet-powered line boat for Port Hedland

    VESSEL REVIEW | Jet-powered line boat for Port Hedland

  • VESSEL REFIT | Terrafirma Offshore brings versatile capability to Australia’s northwest
  • VESSEL REVIEW | Purpose-built Kiwi scampi trawler
  • VESSEL REVIEW | New rescue/training RIB for Australia’s east coast
  • VESSEL REVIEW | Newbuild 19-metre catamaran for New Zealand’s White Island Tours
  • VESSEL REVIEW | Jet-powered line boat for Port Hedland
Victorian Government sinks resource access in the Gippsland Lakes

Victorian Government sinks resource access in the Gippsland Lakes

By Ausmarine

The Andrews Labor Government has introduced legislation that will remove the ten remaining Gippsland Lakes fishing access licences. “In an ominous piece of legislation that looks to be designed to hide the rotten deal being offered to commercial fishers, the Marine and Fisheries Legislation Amendment Bill should more ..

DOF scores AHTS contracts in New Zealand

DOF scores AHTS contracts in New Zealand

By Baird Maritime

DOF has been awarded two anchor handling tug supply (AHTS) contracts to support drilling operations in New Zealand. Skandi Emerald (pictured) and Skandi Atlantic have been contracted by OMV NZ for two wells firm, plus two one-well options, to support the drilling rig COSL Prospector. Both DOF vessels are currently ..

SeaLink posts net profit after tax of A$23.4 million for financial year 2019

SeaLink posts net profit after tax of A$23.4 million for financial year 2019

By Baird Maritime

Australia’s SeaLink Travel Group posted an underlying net profit after tax (NPAT) of A$23.4 million (US$15.8 million) for the financial year ending June 30, 2019, representing an increase of six per cent on A$22.1 million NPAT for the previous year. SeaLink managing director and CEO Mr Jeff Ellison said in a press ..

Deployment swan song for two veteran Australian warships

Deployment swan song for two veteran Australian warships

By Trevor Hollingsbee

HMAS Newcastle Canberra is currently striving on many fronts to counter China’s pervading influence in the Indo Pacific region. On February 17, in the latest initiative in pursuit of this policy, a Royal Australian Navy (RAN) Task Group (TG) set sail from Sydney on a four month operational deployment, named Pacific ..

TAIC releases report on February 2017 collision between cruise ship and bulker in Timaru

TAIC releases report on February 2017 collision between cruise ship and bulker in Timaru

By Baird Maritime

Seabourn Encore New Zealand’s Transport Accident Investigation Commission (TAIC) has released its report on the collision between the cruise ship Seabourn Encore (pictured) and a bulk cement carrier in Timaru on February 12, 2017. Seabourn Encore was moored at the Port of Timaru when the wind grew stronger and changed ..

DPIRD conducts Gascoyne pink snapper fishery protection patrols

DPIRD conducts Gascoyne pink snapper fishery protection patrols

By Baird Maritime

Western Australia’s Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development (DPIRD) recently concluded a series of patrols aimed at protecting the pink snapper fishery of the Gascoyne region. The monitoring missions under Operation Applehaven were conducted from late July to early August using the ..

Port of Kalama to commence annual maintenance dredging in September

Port of Kalama to commence annual maintenance dredging in September

The Port of Kalama in Washington will begin its annual month-long maintenance dredging at the TEMCO grain elevator berth on Sunday, September 1.