A general cargo vessel experiencing mechanical issues near the Great Barrier Reef has been towed to safety to Gladstone after a co-ordinated response from the Australian Maritime Safety Authority.
The Maritime Union of Australia has questioned why the Government would consider relaxing immigration rules while Australian unemployment was at a 12 year high.
The Australian Maritime Safety Authority has issued a direction to Indonesian flagged multi-purpose ship MV Meratus Sangatta (IMO 9116797) not to enter or use any port in Australia for three months.
From the Bridge, December 2014
Ship to Shore, December 2014
The Learning Curve, December 2014
Member Profile: Gary Jago
The Australasian Institute of Marine Surveyors is the largest industry body in the Australasian region for professional marine surveyors and their cross sector colleagues.