The Port of Gdansk Rebuilds Its Position On The Logistics Map Of The Automotive Sector

The Port of Gdansk Rebuilds Its Position On The Logistics Map Of The Automotive Sector

On 5 January 2017, with EMS Highway's call at the port and its first loading, a new regular Ro-Ro type shipping service between Gdansk and Tilbury was launched, which will call at the Port of Gdansk once a week …
Jan 10, 2017 /  Vessels
London Gateway Terminal to replace Tilbury on ANL's Nemo service

London Gateway Terminal to replace Tilbury on ANL's Nemo service

With effect 4th January 2017 all NEMO vessels will commence calling at London Gateway Port (GBLGP) in place of Tilbury (GBTIL) in the United Kingdom, ANL said in its press release. Container ship CMA CGM …
Oct 4, 2016 /  Vessels
London container terminal welcomes the first neo-panamax vessel into Tilbury

London container terminal welcomes the first neo-panamax vessel into Tilbury

London Container Terminal in Tilbury, along with the Port of London Authority (PLA), welcomed the inaugural call of MSC’s neo-panama vessel to the Thames this week following her transit of the newly enlarged …
Aug 18, 2016 /  Vessels
New 20-year plan aims to see more cargo carried on the Thames

New 20-year plan aims to see more cargo carried on the Thames

The Port of London Authority (PLA) and other stakeholders have launched Thames Vision, its 20-year plan for developing use of the River Thames, which is the UK’s busiest waterway for passengers and freight. The …
Jul 5, 2016 /  Finance
Port of Tilbury and Frontier Agriculture mark successful first year of partnership with largest wheat export of season

Port of Tilbury and Frontier Agriculture mark successful first year of partnership with largest wheat export of season

Port of Tilbury and Frontier Agriculture will mark the successful first year of their strategic partnership with the export of 55,000 metric tonnes of wheat, the largest of the season, aboard a Panamax bulk carrier …
Jun 13, 2016 /  Curious
EMR signs 25 year deal and invests £3m in Port of Tilbury, UK

EMR signs 25 year deal and invests £3m in Port of Tilbury, UK

EMR, one of the world’s largest metal recycling companies has made a significant commitment to remaining in its existing Tilbury Dock facility. Not only has it just signed a new 25 year lease with the Port of …
May 16, 2016 /  Curious
Heavy RoRo and Container Freight Service Opens Gateway from UK to Middle East

Heavy RoRo and Container Freight Service Opens Gateway from UK to Middle East

Hot on the heels of the news that Iranian vessels are once more calling at European ports comes a new RoRo and container service linking the Thames side port of Tilbury with the Middle East. The service, operated by …
Mar 30, 2016 /  Vessels
Bigger ships than ever call at the Port of London as trade increases

Bigger ships than ever call at the Port of London as trade increases

The Port of London saw larger ships than ever calling last year as the tonnage of cargo handled at Thames terminals climbed to 45.4 million tonnes (up 2% on 2014). PLA chief executive, Robin Mortimer …
Mar 10, 2016 /  Curious
Container ship drifting off Essex coast now repaired

Container ship drifting off Essex coast now repaired

A container vessel that had begun drifting in a major shipping lane off the Essex coast has now been repaired and is fully ready to continue its voyage. The ANL Warringa was reported to have experienced …
Mar 30, 2015 /  Vessels