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July 15, 2019

Upgrades to 1-Stop Invoicing Platform

Over the last several months we have been working with our customers to improve our invoicing services, and we are pleased to announce an exciting new feature to help manage and process payments. In addition to the existing payment options available in 1-Stop’s Invoicing platform, 1-Stop users can now link their VBS and ComPay accounts…

July 10, 2019

Department of Home Affairs Tightens Background Checks for MSIC

All issuing bodies of MSIC security cards, including 1-Stop, are required to conduct background checks on all applicants via the AusCheck system. Recent legislative requirements set forth by the Department of Home Affairs has streamlined the MSIC scheme, further strengthening the background check process. At the time of this writing, the extensive background check process…

July 9, 2019

1-Stop Connections nominated as an APEC – APMEN member

The Asia-Pacific Model E-Port Network (APMEN) Joint Operational Group announced that 1-Stop Connections is now a member of APEC-APMEN. 1-Stop now joins 21 other members from 12 APEC economies who account for approximately 22% of the global trade volume. The word ‘economies‘ is used to describe APEC members because the APEC cooperative process is predominantly…

July 8, 2019

1-Stop Modal Software Upgrade

On Wednesday 10th July, 1-Stop will be undertaking a Modal software upgrade. Upgrade time will be as follows: Fremantle – 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm (AWST) Brisbane, Melbourne & Sydney – 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm (AEST) During this time you will not be able to create, edit and cancel bookings. Please contact us on…

June 21, 2019

Security Card Rates – 1st July 2019

Over the past several months 1-Stop has made a substantial investment in your Security Card products, in meeting increasing regulatory compliance obligations, and meeting your individual and business needs.   We have, and are in the process of delivering the following changes; Meeting updated security system compliance requirements from the Australian Cyber Security Centre (ACSC),…

June 5, 2019

How does 1-Stop’s Vehicle Booking System improve bottom-lines across the Port Community

1-Stop Connections’ Vehicle Booking System (VBS) can boost port productivity, enhance haulage productivity, reduce costs for Cargo owners and contribute to improved safety in the port environment. Since the early days of containerisation and over the last 50 years or so, much has changed in the world of container ports. The volume of containers handled in…

May 9, 2019

Unveiling new card design for MSIC

We are pleased to unveil the new design for MSIC cards. While cards with the previous design will remain functional, cardholders will be issued with the new card upon renewal. Please contact us on 1300 881 055 if you have any questions.

April 29, 2019

Maersk and Hamburg Sud reducing the number of container re-directions by using 1-Stop Container Control

1-Stop Connections is pleased to announce that Maersk and Hamburg Sud will further utilise 1-Stop Container Control from 1st May. Container Control is an online service that allows transport companies to: Reuse (Triangulate) – Maersk and Hamburg Sud nominate containers available for reuse in advance. Container Control will provide an instant confirmation to help plan, transport…

March 29, 2019

Media Release – 1-Stops next step in creating a smarter supply chain in New Zealand

Read the full media release 1-Stop Connections (1-Stop) continues its expansion in Christchurch as it launches the second Vehicle Booking System (VBS) at the Lyttelton Container Terminal for Lyttelton Port Company (LPC), South Island’s largest port and its international trade gateway. This will make it the fourth VBS installation across New Zealand with three of…

March 21, 2019

1-Stop Software Upgrade – Sat 23 March

We will be carrying out a Software Upgrade on 23 March from 11:00pm – 24 March 3:00am (AEDT). During this time, you will not be able to access Patrick Fremantle and CargoLink Parks (Sydney, Melbourne and Fremantle)  VBS portal to create, edit or cancel bookings. Carriers with a VBS booking during this time will be…