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Port of Brisbane proves its capability to handle 8500TEU vessels

Thursday, 01 December 2016
Port of Brisbane has welcomed its first 8500 class vessel into the port, the Maersk Lloyd Don Carlos, proving the capabilities of the port.
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Tangalooma Ecomarines receive a $10,750 boost for their work with Brisbane schools

Monday, 08 August 2016
Port of Brisbane Pty Ltd (PBPL) is donating $10,750 to local not-for-profit environment group Tangalooma EcoMarines, which will provide additional funding for new schools to participate in EcoMarine programs after the Port received two awards at the 2016 Healthy Waterways Awards on Friday 8 July.
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Port of Brisbane contributes $100,000 to local community groups

Wednesday, 27 July 2016
Eighteen local charities and not-for profit organisations will share in a total of $100,000 in grant funding from the  Port of Brisbane Pty Ltd’s (PBPL) 2016/17 Community Grant Program.
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Port of Brisbane improving Brisbane River and Bay health with ‘Queensland first’ offsite stormwater treatment pilot project

Monday, 25 July 2016
Port of Brisbane Pty Ltd (PBPL) CEO Roy Cummins said the Port of Brisbane was leading Queensland’s first scientifically-based and assessed offsite stormwater treatment pilot project in the Lockyer Valley, which was improving water quality in South-east Queensland.
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Port of Brisbane to deliver a $100 million mega ship cruise facility for South-east Queensland

Friday, 12 February 2016

12 February 2016
Port of Brisbane Pty Ltd (PBPL) today confirmed it has received Stage 1 approval from the Queensland Government for its Market-led Proposal (MLP) to deliver a $100 million mega ship cruise facility for South-east Queensland (SEQ) at Luggage Point, at the mouth of the Brisbane River.

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PBPL and UQ collaborate on $2million engineering research

Wednesday, 22 April 2015
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.
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