UK’s Largest Agribulk Terminal Wins International Accolade

UK’s Largest Agribulk Terminal Wins International Accolade

ABP’s Port of Immingham has been globally recognised as the Best Dry Bulk Port after winning the prestigious accolade at the International Bulk Journal (IBJ) Awards. The Immingham Bulk Park (IBP) which offers a …
Nov 27, 2018 /  Vessels
ABP invests £1 million in port of Lowestoft as part of energy hub vision

ABP invests £1 million in port of Lowestoft as part of energy hub vision

The first phase of a £300,000 demolition project to clear a new 13-acre development site has completed at the Port of Lowestoft’s Shell Quay. The project, to provide more development land for ABP and …
Nov 13, 2018 /  Curious
Cruise Terminal upgrade begins at the Port of Southampton

Cruise Terminal upgrade begins at the Port of Southampton

Construction work has begun to upgrade Ocean Cruise Terminal at the Port of Southampton, to support continued growth in the cruise sector. Representatives from ABP, Carnival UK and contractors, GRAHAM, came together …
Nov 9, 2018 /  Cruise
Immingham’s agribulk links keep Britain growing

Immingham’s agribulk links keep Britain growing

ABP’s Port of Immingham Monday welcomed a substantial quantity of high-grade fertiliser for distribution to farmers across the country, from one of their oldest customers. International grain, fertiliser and seed …
Nov 9, 2018 /  Curious
The latest stage of a £50Mln expansion of automotive trade at the Port of Southampton begins

The latest stage of a £50Mln expansion of automotive trade at the Port of Southampton begins

Work on the latest £15 million multi-deck storage facility in the Eastern Dock will take 9 months and will create 3,000 additional spaces for vehicles to be stored. This is the eighth multi-deck at the port and …
Oct 9, 2018 /  Curious
Port of Hull expands container connections with new sailings to Belgium’s biggest port

Port of Hull expands container connections with new sailings to Belgium’s biggest port

ABP’s Port of Hull continues to boom as it welcomes yet another new container service. The latest service will connect Hull with Antwerp, Belgium's largest port. Caption: Booming container trade: ABP Hull …
Oct 4, 2018 /  Vessels
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
Port of Ipswich welcomes UKD Orca for annual dredging campaign

Port of Ipswich welcomes UKD Orca for annual dredging campaign

ABP’s Port of Ipswich has welcomed the vessel UKD Orca for its annual maintenance dredging campaign as part of the company’s commitment to continually improving the operations and services it provides for …
Aug 9, 2018 /  Curious
Making shampoo bottles from marine plastics around Hull and Goole Ports

Making shampoo bottles from marine plastics around Hull and Goole Ports

ABP’s Ports of Hull and Goole are hoping to make waves in reducing ocean plastics by trialling a recycling scheme which turns waste into shampoo bottles. In just a few weeks, a staggering 2.5 tonnes of plastics …
May 18, 2018 /  Curious
ABP South Wales prepared for busy 2018 cruise season

ABP South Wales prepared for busy 2018 cruise season

ABP South Wales is preparing for a busy cruise season following a popular programme of passenger vessel calls in 2017. Five cruise calls and 3500 passengers will be utilising the port facilities and services provided by …
May 8, 2018 /  Cruise