ACFS - Reduction in Night Shift Operations

Friday, January 10, 2020

Dear Valued Customer,

Patrick East Swanson Terminal in Melbourne have announced a reduction in night shift operations due to low containers volumes at its East Swanson Dock (ESD) Terminal.  The announcement represents a 33% reduction in night shift operations from Monday 13th of January 2020.  This may impact Import collection and Export lodgement so please take this into account in your operational planning.  These changes will affect the previous shift times which are listed below:


o   22.00 Sunday to 0600 Monday

o   23.00 Friday to 0600 Saturday

If you have any questions in relation to the above, please don't hesitate to reach out to your Account Coordinator, otherwise you can email ACFS Sales Department -

Thanking you for your support and looking forward to our continued partnership.

Yours Faithfully,

Will Gouda

General Manager – Key Accounts & Business Development