Lyttelton (New Zealand)

Type: City
Name: Lyttelton (New Zealand)
Country: New Zealand
Latitude: -43.599998
Longitude: 172.720001
population: 3,220
First reported Oct 29 2014 - Updated Oct 30 2014 - 1 reports

Port accidents climb as profits soar

Profits at New Zealand ports are soaring, but details released to Radio New Zealand show there have been at least seven deaths and 133 serious accidents since 2011.Port of Tauranga is expecting its current full-year profit to be between $78 million and ... [Published Radio New Zealand - Oct 29 2014]
First reported Oct 30 2014 - Updated Oct 30 2014 - 1 reports

SOUTH PORT NEW ZEALAND : investing in container capacity

South Port New Zealand Annual Meeting NZX AND MEDIA STATEMENT 30 OCTOBER 2014 South Port investing in container capacity"South Port New Zealand is expanding its container handling capability to provide a competitive ongoing shipping option for Southland ... [Published 4 Traders - Oct 30 2014]
First reported Oct 27 2014 - Updated Oct 27 2014 - 2 reports

Prefabs add value to timber

Exporting timber houses makes more economic sense than exporting logs.That was Dan Tremewan's thought, as he watched, from his Lyttelton home, logs being stacked at the port below.Four years of thought later, the Christchurch property investor and developer ... [Published The Press NZ - Oct 27 2014]
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 2 reports

Cruise-ship terminal plan not dead

Christchurch City Council is taking a more hands-on approach with Lyttelton Port, reassessing the port's decision not to build a $40 million cruise-ship facility.The move follows Christchurch City Council's bid to buy out all the shares in Lyttelton Port ... [Published Taranaki Daily News - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Oct 10 2014 - Updated Oct 10 2014 - 1 reports

Broken city doing more than catching up

Four years since the first of the Christchurch earthquakes rocked the city, senior writer Martin Van Beynen looks at some indicators to see if the city has caught up on lost ground. Catching up is hard to do, but Christchurch appears to have managed it ... [Published The Press NZ - Oct 10 2014]
First reported Oct 07 2014 - Updated Oct 07 2014 - 1 reports

Firefighter to be awarded Valour Medal

A Christchurch firefighter has become the first person in over 100-years to win the Valour Medal, for his heroics immediately after the February earthquake.The medal, presented to firefighters who show extreme courage, is one of the oldest bravery medals ... [Published Newstalk ZB - Oct 07 2014]
First reported Oct 05 2014 - Updated Oct 06 2014 - 2 reports

Cruise ship season's false start

The economic benefit of cruising to the country was forecast to swell to $421.5m for the 2015-16 season."If cruise was a country, it would be New Zealand's fourth-largest inbound market, behind Australia, China and the US," Tan said. "The Asia-Pacific ... [Published Sunday Star-Times - Oct 05 2014]
First reported Oct 03 2014 - Updated Oct 03 2014 - 1 reports

When the CEO's boat comes in

Current Lyttelton Port chairman Trevor Burt distanced himself from the incentives scheme this week, saying he was not party to it when it was put in place five years ago.The following day, Burt was defending Davie's pay, saying the overall performance ... [Published Sunday Star-Times - Oct 03 2014]
First reported Sep 28 2014 - Updated Sep 28 2014 - 2 reports

OOCL launches competitive China New Zealand Service in November, improving supply chain management in North-South trades

Following the announcement on the new joint service to the market dated on August 22, Orient Overseas Container Line (OOCL) is pleased to announce further details of the service branded as the China New Zealand service (CNS).In cooperation with CMA CGM ... [Published Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide - Sep 28 2014]
First reported Sep 23 2014 - Updated Sep 24 2014 - 3 reports

New Joint Asia-Australia Service Starts in November

CMA CGM S.A., China Shipping Container Lines (CSCL), Orient Overseas Container Lines (OOCL) and Pacific International Lines (PIL), have revealed the rotation of their new service in the North East Asia, Australia and New Zealand Trade, commencing from ... [Published World Maritime News - Sep 24 2014]
First reported Sep 09 2014 - Updated Sep 09 2014 - 1 reports

No prosecution for fuel spill

Environment Canterbury today announced its decision not to prosecute Mobil Oil New Zealand Ltd for the spill from its tank farm at Lyttelton on 5 March 2014. ... [Published Scoop NZ - Regional - Sep 09 2014]
First reported Sep 02 2014 - Updated Sep 02 2014 - 1 reports

Port Otago gains on sale of Lyttelton shares

Port Otago makes gain on Lyttelton Port ofChristchurch shares. Photo by Craig Baxter.Port Otago has scored a financial coup against its competitorLyttelton Port of Christchurch, having squeezed a 14%-23%premium on the share price in order to sell its ... [Published Otago Daily Times - Sep 02 2014]

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"Forestry now represents a quarter of South Port tonnage. Log volumes during the previous year reflected an upward cycle in that trade; however, Chinese buyers were out of the market for the time being" , said Mr O'Connor
"I think we've got something quite special and if we can dodo it in enough volume, it's an answer to New Zealand's low productivity in house building. And it uses technology to add value to our wood."
"It makes sense to spend the money on the structure of the house, because that's the thing that has to last" he said

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SOUTH PORT NEW ZEALAND : investing in container... [Published 4 Traders - Oct 30 2014]
Port accidents climb as profits soar [Published Radio New Zealand - Oct 29 2014]
Prefabs add value to timber [Published The Press NZ - Oct 27 2014]
Prefabs add value to timber [Published Timaru Herald - Oct 27 2014]
Otahuna Lodge is a well-hidden treasure [Published Taranaki Daily News - Oct 25 2014]
Cruise-ship terminal plan not dead [Published Taranaki Daily News - Oct 21 2014]
Cruise-ship terminal plan not dead [Published Sunday Star-Times - Oct 21 2014]
From New Zealand, to Cebu, to the world [Published Sun Star Network - Oct 17 2014]
Broken city doing more than catching up [Published The Press NZ - Oct 10 2014]
Firefighter to be awarded Valour Medal [Published Newstalk ZB - Oct 07 2014]
Import shipping rates to rise slightly heading ... [Published Transport & Logistics News - Oct 07 2014]
Cruise ship season's false start [Published Sunday Star-Times - Oct 05 2014]
Cancellation gets cruise ship season off to fal... [Published Marlborough Express - Oct 05 2014]
When the CEO's boat comes in [Published Sunday Star-Times - Oct 03 2014]
OOCL launches competitive China New Zealand Ser... [Published Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide - Sep 28 2014]
China Shipping Container Lines : OOCL launches ... [Published 4 Traders - Sep 28 2014]
Experts fight back against fanworm invasion [Published ONE News - Sep 28 2014]
New Joint Asia-Australia Service Starts in Nove... [Published World Maritime News - Sep 24 2014]
China Shipping Container Lines : CMA CGM unveil... [Published 4 Traders - Sep 23 2014]
New Rotation of CMA CGM Joint Service Unveiled [Published Marine Link - Sep 23 2014]
Lyttelton port takeover goes unconditional [Published Car and SUV - Sep 23 2014]
No prosecution for fuel spill [Published Scoop NZ - Regional - Sep 09 2014]
Port Otago gains on sale of Lyttelton shares [Published Otago Daily Times - Sep 02 2014]
Author L.R Garner Conjures a Thrilling Tale Abo... [Published PRWeb - Mar 27 2014]
Crew of fire hit fishing vessel heading back to... [Published Topnews.in - Sep 14 2012]
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Environment Canterbury today announced its decision not to prosecute Mobil Oil New Zealand Ltd for the spill from its tank farm at Lyttelton on 5 March 2014. ...
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