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ABP unveils ambitious Masterplan for decarbonised growth at the Port of Newport

Associated British Ports (ABP), the UK’s leading and best-connected port operator, has today announced its ambitious plans for the Port of Newport, which will help start a new era of green growth for the port and the city. Sustainability is at the …
Feb 7, 2024 / Curious

ABP and Hynamics (EDF Group) form ambitious hydrogen partnership at the Port of Barry

The UK’s leading port company, Associated British Ports (ABP), and Hynamics, EDF Group subsidiary, have announced an ambitious partnership to evaluate developing low-carbon hydrogen production and distribution at the Port of Barry in order to help …
Oct 30, 2023 / Curious

Mott MacDonald to support major transformation of UK port

Mott MacDonald has been appointed by Associated British Ports (ABP) to support the development of one of the UK’s largest port projects at Port Talbot, strengthening the company’s reputation as a global leader in the maritime sector. With partner …
Oct 20, 2023 / Curious

ABP signs deal to explore opportunities in Cromarty Firth to support green energy

Associated British Ports (ABP) has today announced a deal to investigate an area for the development of infrastructure to support offshore wind (OSW) manufacturing, assembly and marshalling and green energy on the Cromarty Firth in Scotland, within …
Oct 5, 2023 / Curious

Port of Ipswich is UK number one for agricultural products exports for 18 years in a row

ABP’s Port of Ipswich has retained its place as the number one export port for agricultural products for the 18th year in a row, beating London, Bristol and Great Yarmouth to claim the title. This was confirmed by the Department for Transport’s …
Aug 17, 2023 / Curious

Record-breaking 1 million tonnes of cargo handled through ABP’s Port of Ipswich

Associated British Ports (ABP), Britain’s leading port operator, has announced that as of the end of May 2023, it handled over 1 million tonnes of exports and imports since the start of the year, making 2023 a record-breaking year for the port’s role …
Jun 6, 2023 / Vessels

ABP Southampton Names Two New Pilot Vessels

ABP’s Port of Southampton has officially named its two brand-new pilot vessels, Majestic and Mary Rose. The ceremony took place at the ABP Pilot Station at Endeavour Quay, Gosport. The vessels were named and blessed in a traditional ceremony by the …
May 22, 2023 / Curious

Brand new hybrid-electric vessel loads first cargo at ABP’s Port of Ipswich

On Tuesday 2 May 2023, Associated British Ports (ABP’s) Port of Ipswich, the UK’s leading grain export port, welcomed the maiden call of the MV Vertom Cyta, a brand-new hybrid-electric shortsea General Cargo Ship. The Vertom Cyta is the second in a …
May 5, 2023 / Vessels

ABP Humber expands automotive offer

Associated British Ports (ABP) have invested in new vehicle handing facilities at the Port of Immingham to meet customer demands. The half a million-pound infrastructure in the Humber International terminal (HIT) will mean when cars are discharged …
May 3, 2023 / Curious

Grain handling expansion at Port of Immingham

Grain handling at the Port of Immingham is increasing thanks to the new opportunities presented by investment from owner Associated British Ports (ABP). Two metal plate bunds which can be set up on any quay on any surface, have been installed. They …
Mar 19, 2023 / Curious