On 1 July 2014, Port Hedland Port Authority amalgamated with Dampier Port Authority to form Pilbara Ports Authority. Pilbara Ports Authority stretches from the Port of Ashburton near Onslow in the south, to the Port of Port Hedland in the north, and includes the future Ports of Anketell and Cape Preston East.
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Total monthly throughput of 48.8 million tonnes, including two new records..
Record departure of cargo and vessels from the Port of Port Hedland.
Largest single shipment of iron ore departs Port of Port Hedland..
Total monthly throughput of 50.1Mt, an increase of 19.6% on same month last year.
Seabed leveling operations taking place within Rio Tinto channels
King Bay Supply Base #3 now functional.
Hydrographic survey indicates areas of reduced depths
3 buoys have been deployed in various locations within the Port of Dampier