The National Heavy Vehicle Regulator (NHVR) has released a draft version of its Heavy Vehicle Safety Strategy for 2021-2025, which seeks to reduce crashes, injuries, and fatalities involving heavy vehicles across the Australian supply chain.
Bulk grain industry stakeholders are optimistic about 2020-21 production, although some have noted concern over the capacity of Australia’s supply-chain infrastructure to manage the increase, according to a new report released by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) on 19 March.
Delivery disruptions and stock shortages are expected to continue across NSW and QLD due to recent flooding, retail and logistics companies warn. Read more
Last month the redevelopment of Macquarie Wharfs in the Port of Hobart was included in the Federal Government’s ‘Infrastructure Priority List’ (IPL) for 2021, signalling its national significance and supporting TasPorts’ commitment to upgrading Tasmanian ports. Read more
The international commercial real estate and investment services firm, CBRE, has recruited Paul Kernan for a newly created role heading up the firm’s ‘Property Management – Industrial & Logistics’ platform in Victoria.
Assistant Minister for Road Safety and Freight Transport Scott Buchholz MP and Victorian Transport Association (VTA) CEO Peter Anderson were among the speakers on day one of the two-day VTA State Conference taking place from 21 – 23 March. The theme of the conference was ‘What’s in Front of the Transport Industry’. Read more
The industrial property and warehousing platform uTenant has welcomed its first external shareholder, JLL – a commercial real estate company with a global reach and a strong track record. Read more
XPO Logistics is creating a spin-off company called GXO Logistics Inc to take over the logistics operations of its global supply chain solutions. Read more
BluJay Solutions is celebrating the new appointment of Rick Medlock as Chairman of the Board. Read more
Leading global logistics provider Agility is moving its Australasia regional headquarters to Melbourne. Read more