ABP Launches Consultation on Port of Lowestoft Master Plan

ABP Launches Consultation on Port of Lowestoft Master Plan

Associated British Ports (ABP), owner and operator of the Port of Lowestoft launched on Tuesday (May28) a consultation on the Port of Lowestoft Master Plan, a document that sets out ABP’s future vision for growth …
May 31, 2019 /  Curious
ABP Ports on course to support Heathrow expansion

ABP Ports on course to support Heathrow expansion

Heathrow has announced that 18 sites across the UK have been shortlisted as potential locations for Logistics Hubs to support the construction of a third runway, including three projects supported by Associated British …
Apr 2, 2019 /  Curious
Vessel Skandi Captain makes maiden visit to Port of Lowestoft

Vessel Skandi Captain makes maiden visit to Port of Lowestoft

Associated British Ports’ Port of Lowestoft welcomed the Platform Supply Vessel (PSV) the Skandi Captain this week on its maiden call to the port. The visit is the latest in ABP’s partnership with Peterson …
Mar 28, 2019 /  Vessels
ABP invests £2.2 million in new agribulk terminal at Port of Ayr

ABP invests £2.2 million in new agribulk terminal at Port of Ayr

Associated British Ports (ABP) has announced a £2.2 million investment in a new state-of-the-art warehouse at the Port of Ayr which will improve its customer offering. Work on the new 4,000 sqm agribulk terminal …
Jan 21, 2019 /  Curious
Rolls-Royce, Associated British Ports and Svitzer to develop next-generation port technologies

Rolls-Royce, Associated British Ports and Svitzer to develop next-generation port technologies

Rolls-Royce has signed an agreement with Associated British Ports (ABP), the UK’s leading port operator, and global towage operator Svitzer, to develop the next generation of technologies which will keep Britain …
Aug 13, 2018 /  Curious
Swansea Drydocks reopens after extensive refurbishment

Swansea Drydocks reopens after extensive refurbishment

Swansea Drydocks Limited (SDL) has recently welcomed its first vessel in more than three months following an extensive refurbishment. Left: Garth Masterson, General Manager, Swansea Drydocks Limited and Callum Couper, …
Oct 27, 2017 /  Curious
ABP and FloGas join forces to bunker ships with LNG in UK first

ABP and FloGas join forces to bunker ships with LNG in UK first

Flogas Britain has partnered with Associated British Ports (ABP) to bunker a ship with liquefied natural gas (LNG) for the first time ever in the UK. The pioneering project, which mirrors similar successful schemes in …
Aug 25, 2017 /  Curious
UK’s Largest Port To Improve Its Resilience To Tidal Flooding

UK’s Largest Port To Improve Its Resilience To Tidal Flooding

Flood defences at Associated British Ports’ (ABP) Port of Immingham are due to receive an investment boost of around £5 million which will increase the port’s resilience to flooding in the future. …
Jan 26, 2017 /  Curious
Another Positive Year for Associated British Ports

Another Positive Year for Associated British Ports

ABP’s network of five ports in South Wales handled more than 12.5 million tonnes of cargo in 2015 and launched an array of renewable energy projects and significant new investments. The 12.5 million tonnes of …
Feb 11, 2016 /  Curious