Purdon and Featherstone holds the Australian Antarctic Division contract for the supply of foodstuffs for forwarding to the four Australian stations - Casey, Davis, Mawson in Antarctica and subantarctic Macquarie Island. Season 2001/2002 saw the introduction of new packing methods for fresh fruit and vegetables using ozone technology - giving greatly extended shelf life to perishable foodstuffs. Purdon and Featherstone holds the contract to supply of rations to all defence forces - Army, Navy and Airforce operating in Tasmania. This includes the supply state-wide of all rations at ranges, barracks and camps operated by the defence forces.">
Purdon and Featherstone

Purdon and Featherstone, a 100 per cent owned Division of Tasmanian Shipping Supplies, has been serving waterfront and shipping clients for over 140 years.

Australian Antarctic Division

Purdon and Featherstone holds the Australian Antarctic Division contract for the supply of foodstuffs for forwarding to the four Australian stations - Casey, Davis, Mawson in Antarctica and subantarctic Macquarie Island. Season 2001/2002 saw the introduction of new packing methods for fresh fruit and vegetables using ozone technology - giving greatly extended shelf life to perishable foodstuffs.

Purdon and Featherstone's contract also includes the supply of ration packs for Antarctic expeditioners working in remote field locations.

During 2001/2002 Purdon and Featherstone commenced the supply of alcohol and tabacco to all stations, together with an innovative and efficient, as-consumed billing system for expeditioners.

Mawson Station

Australian Defence Forces

Purdon and Featherstone holds the contract to supply of rations to all defence forces - Army, Navy and Airforce operating in Tasmania. This includes the supply state-wide of all rations at ranges, barracks and camps operated by the defence forces.

Submarine

Contact Purdon and Featherstone:

Warehouse 4a Macquarie Wharf
Hobart Tasmania Australia 7000
Phone 61 3 6224 2810 - Fax 61 3 6224 5900
pandf@fader.com.au

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