05 - 06 March, 2019 | The Park Hotel Brisbane, Brisbane, QLD
Nick van Amstel, Manager Infrastructure Planning and Asset Management at Tasmanian Ports Corporation

Nick van Amstel

Manager Infrastructure Planning and Asset Management
Tasmanian Ports Corporation

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Conference Day Two: 6 March, 2019

Wednesday, March 6th, 2019

11:10 AM Case Study: Improving Freight Transportation and Efficiency through TasPorts’ Strategic Port Master Plan

Tasmanian Ports Corporation is a state owned company responsible for the management and development of all ports in Tasmania. As an island state, 99% of their freight is imported and exported by sea. A  focused approach to improving the operation and development of port structures is a primary driver for the organisation.

In late 2018 they began the implementation of their Port Master Plan, guiding a 15 year investment to the sum of over $200 million. Within this they have worked to improve ramp upgrades, wharf extensions and increased freight capacity to accommodate larger container and cargo vessels.

  • Implement strategic frameworks to improve the facilitation of trade
  • Improve the commercial provision of infrastructure and services
  • Focus on the protection of wharfs and surrounding port structures