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SeePort 2018: the best yet!

Tuesday, 30 January 2018, 3:19 pm | Ports of Auckland

Every year Ports of Auckland closes two of its city wharves and opens the port gates to the public for the SeePort festival. The festival is packed with fun, interesting activities, most of which are free. It’s a great way to entertain the kids over ... More >>

Freighters, frigates, fish, fireworks and giant robots!

Thursday, 25 January 2018, 1:02 pm | Ports of Auckland

Ports of Auckland’s SeePort festival is THE place to be on Auckland’s Anniversary Weekend More >>

Ports of Auckland study into ‘plugging-in’ cruise ships

Thursday, 21 December 2017, 3:04 pm | Ports of Auckland

Ports of Auckland (POAL) has today released the results of its study into the feasibility of using shore power for cruise ships berthed in Auckland . ‘Shore power’ is the industry term to describe ‘plugging-in’ cruise ships to the national grid. More >>

Ports of Auckland gets serious about cutting emissions

Thursday, 14 December 2017, 5:13 pm | Ports of Auckland

Ports of Auckland has an ambitious goal to become a zero emissions port by 2040. We have recently completed the first step toward that goal by accurately measuring our emissions and developing a plan to reduce them. More >>

Tens of thousands expected to attend SeePort

Wednesday, 6 December 2017, 9:05 am | Ports of Auckland

Ports of Auckland is once again inviting Aucklanders behind its iconic red fence this Auckland Anniversary Weekend (January 27-29) to discover the port from land, sea and sky. 2018 will mark the fifth anniversary of the event, with more than 70,000 ... More >>

Ports of Auckland’s Disappearing Container Crane

Thursday, 9 November 2017, 12:44 pm | Ports of Auckland

This week is the beginning of the end for Ports of Auckland’s oldest container crane. ‘D’ crane has been on the port since 1991, but its days moving containers are over. It is now being taken down piece by piece. More >>

Ports of Auckland Releases Draft 30-Year Master Plan

Thursday, 2 November 2017, 8:13 am | Ports of Auckland

Ports of Auckland has today released its Draft 30-year Master Plan which outlines a range of projects needed for the port to keep delivering for Aucklanders until the port is moved. More >>

Three new cranes for Ports of Auckland

Wednesday, 27 September 2017, 1:45 pm | Ports of Auckland

Ports of Auckland today announced that it has placed an order for three new container cranes, to be delivered in late 2018. The cranes will be used on Ports of Auckland’s new deep-water container berth at the north end of Fergusson container terminal. More >>

Sail back in time these school holidays

Wednesday, 27 September 2017, 12:52 pm | Ports of Auckland

WHAT: Celebrate our city during this year’s Auckland Heritage Festival with Ports of Auckland. Take a trip back in time on a 90-minute cruise aboard the legendary William C Daldy steam tugboat, one of the port’s first tugs dating back to 1935. ... More >>

Ports of Auckland Annual Result

Thursday, 31 August 2017, 9:57 am | Ports of Auckland

• Reported net profit after tax was $60.3 million, in line with expectations. It includes the cost of investments made in sustainability, a review of our business model, cyber security, innovation and automation. Last year’s net profit after ... More >>

Ports of Auckland welcomes rail investment

Friday, 4 August 2017, 5:55 pm | Ports of Auckland

Ports of Auckland welcomes rail investment Ports of Auckland today welcomed the Government’s decision to fund the expansion of a key freight and passenger rail line through Auckland. More >>

Ports of Auckland: Best Seaport in Oceania 2017

Friday, 30 June 2017, 1:41 pm | Ports of Auckland

Ports of Auckland: Best Seaport in Oceania 2017 Ports of Auckland has beaten out competitors from Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific to be crowned Best Seaport in Oceania for the second year running. The port was voted into the finals by customers ... More >>

Impact of Global Cyber Attack

Thursday, 29 June 2017, 4:10 pm | Ports of Auckland

Impact of Global Cyber Attack Ports of Auckland has not been directly affected by the global cyber-attack, contrary to some erroneous media reports. We are currently working to assist one of our customers, Maersk Lines, which has been affected. The ... More >>

Ports of Auckland: Still Oceania’s Best Seaport?

Friday, 16 June 2017, 1:20 pm | Ports of Auckland

Ports of Auckland: Still Oceania’s Best Seaport? For the second year running, Ports of Auckland has been selected as a finalist for the Best Seaport in Oceania, the only New Zealand port to make it through to the finals. Ports of Auckland was ... More >>

Giant container cranes shifted to prepare for automation

Wednesday, 31 May 2017, 10:45 am | Ports of Auckland

Ports of Auckland has successfully moved two 1,100 tonne cranes to ready Fergusson Container Terminal for bigger ships and automation. More >>

Ports of Auckland to Eliminate Methyl Bromide Emissions

Thursday, 25 May 2017, 12:19 pm | Ports of Auckland

As part of Ports of Auckland’s ambition to be the most sustainable port in New Zealand, the company will require the total recapture of methyl bromide gas used for container fumigation by September 1, 2017, and for all cargoes by the end of ... More >>

Ports of Auckland buys Nexus Logistics

Monday, 1 May 2017, 4:56 pm | Ports of Auckland

Ports of Auckland has today acquired Netlogix’s 50% shareholding of Nexus Logistics and its 100% subsidiary CONLINXX. More >>

Auckland’s 24/7 port pauses to remember on ANZAC Day

Thursday, 20 April 2017, 10:06 am | Ports of Auckland

Ports of Auckland operates 24 hours a day, seven days a week and 365 days a year - except for the duration of the ANZAC Day dawn service at the nearby Auckland War Memorial Museum. More >>

Ports of Auckland cruise team’s record breaking month

Thursday, 2 March 2017, 4:05 pm | Ports of Auckland

Ports of Auckland’s cruise team have had their busiest month ever, which comes shortly after being awarded “Cruise Terminal Operator of the Year” at the Global Port Forum Awards held in Dubai earlier this year. More >>

Ports of Auckland Interim Results

Wednesday, 22 February 2017, 5:10 pm | Ports of Auckland

Revenue up 4% to $110.5m • Trading profit before income tax $36.9m, up 5.89% • Tax up $3m due to prior period adjustment to Council Group tax offset • Net profit after tax $29.3m compared with $31.6m for the same period last year • Dividend ... More >>