KPA meets with Port users to discuss slipway

Written on the 11 February 2016 by Jael Napper

KPA meets with Port users to discuss slipway

Kimberley Ports Authority (KPA) met with 25 port users on 21 January to discuss the recent challenge being faced arising from the slipway not being a Prescribed Premises for the purposes of the Evironmental Protection Act 2986.

As a result of the meeting KPA is preparing a request for proposals seeking potential operator sof the slipway area which will be issued shortly.   

They have also asked the Department of Environmental Regulation for an extension of the grace period to 1 May 2016.

Sean Mulhall, Commercial Manager and General Counsel KPA said, "[we're] grateful to the Broome community for giving up their time and allowing KPA to improve its understanding of their needs and concerns in relation to the slipway."

"KPA will keep port users updates ad the matter develops."

Any queries concerning the slipway should be directed to KPA's HSE Manager Mr Steve Cuce at hsemanager@kimberleyports.wa.gov.au.


Author: Jael Napper

Upcoming Events

SOLD OUT - Allure South Sea Pearls BAH

Start Time: 5:00pm
Date: Thursday 24th May 2018

Latest news

Projects, Jobs in pipeline

Sheffield Resources' Thunderbird mineral sands project would be at a site on the Dampier Peninsula, between Derby and Broome Several multimillion-dollar projects lining up in the Kimberley are set to generate hundreds of new jobs and bolster flat economies in Broome and Derby. The pipeline of prosperity is almost ready to flo...

Read More ...

Articles via RSS rss

Sign Up for the latest news & events

 

Support your local youth at the 2018 West Kimberley Careers Week & Expo 7-11 May 2018

Members

We are located at:

6 Napier Tce
(behind the Westpac bank)
Broome
WA 6725

Chamber office hours

Monday: 10am - 3pm
Tuesday: 10am - 2pm
Wednesday: 10am - 3pm
Thursday: 10am - 2pm
Friday: 10am - 2pm

Please ring for an appointment

Phone

(08) 9193 5553

After Hours

0410 967 509