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New Coastal Ship To Boost Freight Capacity, Efficiency

Wednesday, 14 November 2012, 10:56 am | Pacifica Shipping

Pacifica Shipping will launch a new coastal container service next month, the first step in what it says is a vital rejuvenation for domestic sea freight capacity and inter-island transport efficiency. More >>

Coastal Cargo Ship A Real Alternative for Gisborne

Thursday, 19 April 2012, 6:03 pm | Pacifica Shipping

A coastal cargo shipping service linking Gisborne with Napier and Tauranga ports would be a cost-effective alternative for the region’s import, export and domestic cargoes, according to the heads of at least two companies. More >>

Two coastal cargo ships on their way to Canterbury

Friday, 25 February 2011, 9:36 am | Pacifica Shipping

Two coastal cargo ships are on their way from Auckland to Canterbury with large volumes of food, water and emergency supplies, says Pacifica Shipping. The vessels will dock at Lyttelton tomorrow evening and on Sunday, with clearance from the port ... More >>

Coastal Ship Operator Moves Record Freight Loads

Wednesday, 15 September 2010, 12:00 pm | Pacifica Shipping

Pacifica Shipping has moved a record volume of consumer goods into and out of Canterbury through the port of Lyttelton since the earthquake struck the region, says its general manager of operations, Steve Chapman. More >>

Pacifica Rivals Santa For Box Deliveries

Tuesday, 22 December 2009, 3:15 pm | Pacifica Shipping

As Santa Claus prepares his Christmas presents schedule, Pacifica Shipping is flat out delivering large boxes, each capable of containing Santa's sleigh and entire team of reindeer. Hundreds of the 40-foot and 20-foot containers - known as boxes ... More >>

New Coastal Vessel Sign Of ‘Sea Change’ Ahead

Tuesday, 4 November 2008, 9:50 am | Pacifica Shipping

Pacifica Shipping will launch a 700 TEU new container ship on the coast next week, the first step in what it says is a vital expansion of domestic sea freight capacity. More >>

Funding Boost Will Stimulate Coastal Links

Tuesday, 20 May 2008, 4:22 pm | Pacifica Shipping

The Government’s $36 million funding allocation for coastal shipping will assist regions with no services re-establish regular sea links, according to one operator, Pacifica Shipping. More >>

Rail Buy-Back Positive, Says Coastal Operator

Monday, 5 May 2008, 5:01 pm | Pacifica Shipping

The Government’s buy-back of rail is positive step towards greater integration of land and sea transport, says Rod Grout, the chief executive of coastal shipping operator Pacifica Shipping. More >>

Room With a View

Wednesday, 20 December 2006, 9:44 am | Pacifica Shipping

Orly, a young 4-metre-tall giraffe, takes an extra high final look around before he was shipped from Lyttelton yesterday to a new home at Keystone Wildlife Reserve north of Auckland. More >>