New additions to the Flinders Ports pilot boat fleet

New additions to the Flinders Ports pilot boat fleet

Flinders Ports launched the two new pilot vessels at an official ceremony held at the Adelaide Passenger Terminal.  The new pilot boats, called Providence and Norfolk, both named after ships that Captain Matthew Flinders served on at sea.  The vessels were christened by two Flinders Ports’ staff members.

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Outer Harbor’s Channel widening “a safe-guarding move” for S.A. – Ports Chief

Outer Harbor’s Channel widening “a safe-guarding move” for S.A. – Ports Chief

Flinders Port Holdings has welcomed the SA Government’s approval of a widening of the main shipping channel as a positive and progressive move for the State’s economy and the national standing of its port facilities.

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Flinders Port Holdings farewells Mr Chris Langford,  welcomes new Director, Ms Christine Miller.

Flinders Port Holdings farewells Mr Chris Langford, welcomes new Director, Ms Christine Miller.

Mr John Marlay, Chairman of Flinders Port Holdings Pty Limited (FPH), announced today that Director Mr Chris Langford had stepped down after almost six years on the FPH Board.

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Cruise ship passengers welcomed to Adelaide through upgraded Passenger Terminal

Cruise ship passengers welcomed to Adelaide through upgraded Passenger Terminal

The Flinders Ports Passenger Terminal at Outer Harbor is the gateway to Adelaide for cruise ships, and passengers are now being welcomed to the region through the newly refurbished Passenger Terminal.

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John Pirie Secondary School’s Jacob Tilley awarded scholarship.

John Pirie Secondary School’s Jacob Tilley awarded scholarship.

Flinders Ports has awarded a scholarship to John Pirie Secondary School’s 2017 Dux, Jacob Tilley, for his demonstrated academic excellence in achieving the highest ATAR score of 95.65 at the school.

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Ovation of the Seas visits Port Adelaide

Ovation of the Seas visits Port Adelaide

The Ovation of the Seas, a Royal Caribbean cruise ship, has again visited the Passenger Terminal at Outer Harbor, staying for two days for the first time.

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Outer Harbor Channel Widening Project essential to safeguarding our economy

Outer Harbor Channel Widening Project essential to safeguarding our economy

Flinders Ports, South Australia’s leading port owner and operator, has submitted a Development Application to the Department of Planning, Transport and Infrastructure to widen the channel at Outer Harbor by 40 metres to enable servicing of new larger commercial vessels thereby safeguarding the future of imports, exports and cruise shipping for South Australia.

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Boaties urged to stay safe on the water this Summer

Boaties urged to stay safe on the water this Summer

As the weather warms up and our waterways get busier, Flinders Ports, South Australia’s leading port operator, would like to remind boaties to stay safe on the water in Port Adelaide’s Port River, Outer Harbor and around the shipping channel.

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Flinders Ports – Leading the way for port operations

Flinders Ports – Leading the way for port operations

Flinders Ports has this week hosted a group of delegates visiting from the Ports Authority of Tonga for a comprehensive tour of the Flinders Ports sites…

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Tugboats strike delays ships entering and leaving Port Adelaide as part of nationwide action

Tugboats strike delays ships entering and leaving Port Adelaide as part of nationwide action

Strike action by tugboat engineers has delayed 15 ships at Port Adelaide…

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