New London port, Tilbury2 gets go-ahead

New London port, Tilbury2 gets go-ahead

Forth Ports Group receives planning consent for new port on the River Thames The Port of Tilbury, the UK’s fastest growing port, has today (20 February 2019) received development consent from the Secretary of …
Feb 20, 2019 /  Vessels
New crane swings into action at Port of Grangemouth

New crane swings into action at Port of Grangemouth

Port of Grangemouth delivers faster service as new crane gets to work The Port of Grangemouth’s new multimillion-pound crane gets to work this month at Scotland’s largest container terminal. At 45-metres …
Nov 26, 2018 /  Curious
Naming ceremony for multi-million pound River Forth based tug and pilot boat

Naming ceremony for multi-million pound River Forth based tug and pilot boat

Forth Ports, the UK’s third largest port group, Friday (27 July 2018) officially welcomed two new multimillion pound vessels to join their fleet of tugs and pilot boats working on the River Forth. The …
Jul 30, 2018 /  Curious
Turkish tug builder Sanmar delivers a powerful tug to Forth Estuary Towage (FET) in Scotland

Turkish tug builder Sanmar delivers a powerful tug to Forth Estuary Towage (FET) in Scotland

Leading Turkish specialist tug builder Sanmar continues a recent run of success with UK operators by supplying a powerful tug to Forth Estuary Towage (FET) in Scotland. As Chief Harbour Master, Alan McPherson …
May 29, 2018 /  Vessels
Tilbury expansion supports Thames vision growth targets

Tilbury expansion supports Thames vision growth targets

The Port of London Authority (PLA) has welcomed news that Forth Ports is seeking expressions of interest from contractors in landside and marine works, worth some £80 million, for its proposed port expansion …
Apr 17, 2018 /  Curious
P&O Ferries and Forth Ports plan new £150M river berth at Tilbury to increase capacity threefold by 2020

P&O Ferries and Forth Ports plan new £150M river berth at Tilbury to increase capacity threefold by 2020

P&O FERRIES yesterday announces that it has reached agreement with Forth Ports to move to a purpose-built £150 million river berth on the Thames at the Port of Tilbury which will treble its freight capacity to …
Feb 27, 2018 /  Curious
Forth Ports and AF Offshore Decom UK to establish a new joint venture at Port of Dundee

Forth Ports and AF Offshore Decom UK to establish a new joint venture at Port of Dundee

Forth Ports Limited and AF Offshore Decom UK Monday announced the signing of a Heads of Agreement with the intent to establish a new joint venture, AF Dundee, which will lay the foundations of creating a North Sea …
Aug 29, 2017 /  Curious
Forth Ports Limited plans to invest £10 million in Port of Dundee

Forth Ports Limited plans to invest £10 million in Port of Dundee

Forth Ports Limited announced on Wednesday (Feb 17) that it plans to make the largest investment in the history of the Port of Dundee. The port owner is to invest more than £10 million to create a new quayside …
Feb 18, 2016 /  Curious