PIANC APAC 2020 is a biennial conference series focusing on harbours, ports and recreational boating in the Asia Pacific region.

Technical Tours

Date: Friday 4 December 2020
Time: 9.00am – 11.30am
Departs: Esplanade Hotel Fremantle
Returns: Esplanade Hotel Fremantle
Cost: Included in full registration


Tour 1 – Fremantle Port Operational Areas Tour

Join a guided bus tour through Fremantle Port.  We will be driving through the two container terminals, Patrick and DP World, an Empty Container Park operated by Qube and the North Quay Rail Terminal operated by Intermodal Logistics Services.

Hosted by senior logistics personnel from Fremantle Ports, you will be joined at each stop by operational personnel from each business providing you with a unique and a first-hand account of how Fremantle Port is eliminating port queuing and achieves the highest metropolitan percentage on rail, the best truck turn time and one of the best container rates in Australia.

A demonstration of the award-winning Truck Control and Congestion Management Systems will also be included.

Key Dates

14 August 2020               
Abstract Submission (Round 2) Deadline (midnight AEST)

28 August 2020               
Authors advised of Submission Outcome

18 October 2020
Earlybird Registration Closes

Additional enquiries should be directed to the Conference Secretariat: Encanta Event Management T: +61 3 9863 7609 E: lexie.duncan@encanta.com.au