Qube Ports

Transport and Logistics

James Waltham

Qube (ASX: QUB) is an ASX Top 100 listed company and a leading provider of integrated logistics services, with a network of assets in over 80 locations across Australia, New Zealand and South East Asia, market capitalisation of approximately AUD 4 billion, and employing over 6,000 people.

In Tasmania, Qube operates across the state; in Hobart, Devonport, Burnie, Bell Bay, Launceston and Risdon, employing approximately 300 operational and management staff.

Qube’s existing customers include the Antarctic Research Divisions – both Australian and French – in Hobart, Nyrstar at Risdon, and TT Line, Bell Bay Aluminium, South32, Artec and Reliance Forest Fibre, Pentarch, Australian Bauxite, Cement Australia, Sims Metal Management, Incitec Pivot Fertilisers, Impact Fertilisers, and Pacific Forest Products across the state. Qube is contracted to provide stevedoring services for Mediterranean Shipping Company in Bell Bay.

Qube has close working relationships with TasPorts, Shipping Lines and Agents, Australian Border Force, and the Department of Agriculture and Water Resources. All of these organisations are vital for ensuring the effective provision of maritime logistics support.

Qube has safety and environmental management systems that are certified as meeting AS/NZ 4801 and 14001 requirements, respectively.