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As our drive towards sustainability has gathered momentum we have expanded our sustainability program to incorporate a range of additional initiatives. Here are some highlights:

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July 29, 2019

Moving cement by rail

Moving cement by rail Port Kembla has increasingly become a crucial gateway for supply of imported cement to support the NSW construction boom. While traditionally, cement clinker imports are ground to cement in Port Kembla and transported by road to…
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July 27, 2019

Port Botany productivity dashboards

Port Botany productivity dashboards We have increased our capability to capture port operations data and developed productivity dashboards for Port Botany which display current and historic data regarding waterside and landside port activities. Outcome This data is used to understand…
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July 23, 2019

Environmental incentive for shipping

Environmental incentive for shipping In 2019 NSW Ports was the first Australian port to introduce an environmental incentive for ships. The incentive is applied to vessels that perform better in reducing their emissions than the levels required by current standards…
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July 19, 2019

NSW Ports’ Greenhouse emissions profile

NSW Ports’ Greenhouse emissions profile We have reduced greenhouse gas emissions from our consumption of fuel and electricity by 20% since FY15 to 2,101 tonnes CO2-equivalent per annum. This has been achieved through a range of initiatives including rationalisation of…
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July 17, 2019

Brotherson Dock life extension project

Brotherson Dock life extension project NSW Ports has commenced a project to repair concrete damage and protect wharf structures at the Brotherson Dock. The project includes the innovative use of a hybrid cathodic protection (CP) system, which will protect the…
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July 16, 2019

Enfield Intermodal Lookout

Enfield Intermodal Lookout In April 2017 we opened the Enfield Intermodal Lookout which provides a walkway and viewing areas for public access in the southern precinct of the Enfield ILC. Outcome Open during daylight hours, the lookout is designed to…
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July 15, 2019

Community partnerships

Community partnerships We have expanded our partnerships with community organisations, particularly local schools and surf clubs to include: Funding to construct a new playground at La Perouse Public School. Continuing our sponsorship of the Permaculture Partners program which establishes and…