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PBPL and UQ collaborate on $2million engineering research

The Port of Brisbane has joined forces with the University of Queensland for a $2 million research project to develop new port-related engineering solutions.

New Chief Executive for Port of Brisbane Pty Ltd

16 March 2015
Port of Brisbane Pty Ltd (PBPL) today announced the appointment of Roy Cummins as Chief Executive Officer, effective 1 June 2015, to replace outgoing CEO Russell Smith.

Port of Brisbane in support of coastal shipping reforms

The Port of Brisbane supports proposed reforms to coastal trade and shipping in Australia, which should provide a more cost-effective and sustainable domestic freight transport solution.

Port of Brisbane injects $80,000 into local community projects

26 August 2014
The Port of Brisbane Pty Ltd (PBPL) today announced more than $80,000 for local community initiatives as part of its Community Grants Program. First launched in 2013, the program supports initiatives that make valuable contributions to the fields of environmental management, community welfare, school education and youth leadership.

Port of Brisbane News

Observation Cafe closure

PBPL’s Observation Cafe is undergoing refurbishment and will be temporarily closed for business from Monday 13 April until Tuesday 21 April. A temporary cafe will be set up on the Ground Floor of Port Office during this close down period.

Supporting Clean Up Australia Day

In support of Clean Up Australia Day, PBPL staff participated in the event on Sunday 1 March at Elanora Park at Wynnum joining Wynnum MP Joan Pease, Wynnum Councillor Peter Cumming, the Manly Scouts Troop and other community members.

Vanuatu cyclone appeal

A donation drive was held recently among PBPL staff to raise funds for Red Cross’ Cyclone Pam appeal to provide humanitarian support to the people and communities affected by the tropical cyclone in Vanuatu.

2015 Community Grants Program

PBPL’s annual Community Grants Program application period is now open to registered charities and not-for-profit organisations until 30 April 2015.

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