ABP announces new 10 year contract with Thor Shipping following £6 million investment in Hull

ABP announces new 10 year contract with Thor Shipping following £6 million investment in Hull

Leading port operator, ABP, today announces a major new agreement which sees Thor Shipping & Transport commit 10 years to The Port of Hull. In addition, ABP has invested £6 million into Thor’s 10-acre …
Jan 11, 2019 /  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
Samskip launches new Antwerp/UK shortsea route expanding its European multimodal network

Samskip launches new Antwerp/UK shortsea route expanding its European multimodal network

The initial schedule offers a twice-weekly short sea container service, with its first departure from Antwerp on the 12th October. The service will be operated by a 508TEU capacity vessel, sailing from ATO's multimodal …
Oct 2, 2018 /  Curious
Hansa Heavy Lift moves fully assembled Liebherr cranes from Ireland to the UK

Hansa Heavy Lift moves fully assembled Liebherr cranes from Ireland to the UK

The shipment caps off more than a dozen projects HANSA HEAVY LIFT has carried out for Liebherr Container Cranes Ltd since 2011. HANSA HEAVY LIFT has successfully transported two fully-assembled ship-to-shore (STS) …
Sep 26, 2018 /  Curious
The Port of Hull anchors extra cruise callings

The Port of Hull anchors extra cruise callings

This year seven cruise ships – including a six-star expedition liner – have chosen to berth at the Port of Hull (see also CruiseMapper) as it becomes an increasingly popular cruise calling …
Jun 6, 2018 /  Cruise
ABP crane investment set to lift booming Port of Hull to new heights

ABP crane investment set to lift booming Port of Hull to new heights

The arrival of two state-of-the-art cranes worth £10.5 million will enable ABP’s Hull Container Terminal to handle double the volume of trade by increasing capacity to more than 400,000 units per year. The …
Feb 19, 2018 /  Curious
ABP Announces £15 Million Investment In Hull Container Terminal

ABP Announces £15 Million Investment In Hull Container Terminal

Two gantry cranes worth £10 million form part of ABP’s investment in its new container terminal at the Port of Hull ABP has invested £15m in state-of-the-art equipment at Hull Container …
May 17, 2016 /  Curious