Port of Tyne Welcomes The Arrival of Cunard’s Queen Victoria

Port of Tyne Welcomes The Arrival of Cunard’s Queen Victoria

Elegant and opulent, Queen Victoria (see also CruiseMapper) is reminiscent of the golden age of cruising. The Port of Tyne welcomed 2,000 visiting passengers and 981 crew on-board Cunard’s Queen Victoria Tuesday …
Aug 15, 2019 /  Cruise
Express Delivery at the Port of Tyne

Express Delivery at the Port of Tyne

Five fully-finished Transpennine Express train carriages arrive on Tyne It was an Express Delivery at the Port of Tyne recently, when five fully-finished Transpennine Express train carriages arrived into Port from Kobe, …
Jul 24, 2019 /  Vessels
The Port of Tyne is increasing their offer to potential offshore wind manufacturers

The Port of Tyne is increasing their offer to potential offshore wind manufacturers

Offshore wind could provide 30% of Britain's electricity generation by 2030, and the Port of Tyne is perfectly placed to support this growing renewable sector. Caption: Offshore construction vessel at the Port of …
May 21, 2019 /  Curious
Port of Tyne secures £60M refinancing deal from Lloyds Bank

Port of Tyne secures £60M refinancing deal from Lloyds Bank

Port of Tyne has secured a £60m refinancing package from Lloyds Bank Commercial Banking. The Port of Tyne – which operates one of the UK’s major ports – has secured a £60m refinancing …
Mar 6, 2019 /  Finance
Port of Tyne welcomes Maritime 2050 strategy

Port of Tyne welcomes Maritime 2050 strategy

Maritime 2050 will position the UK as a leading force in the maritime sector. A new government strategy launched last Thursday (Jan24) will position the UK as a leading global centre of emerging technology, enabling the …
Jan 30, 2019 /  Curious
Port of Tyne announces return to growth

Port of Tyne announces return to growth

The Port of Tyne has announced a return to business growth, two years after the end of imports of coal, and is seeing further improvements in its financial performance in 2018. The Port saw an investment of over …
Jun 29, 2018 /  Curious
Offshore Wind Turbine Project Utilises Port of Tyne

Offshore Wind Turbine Project Utilises Port of Tyne

Heavy lift vessel Aegir is to undertake a number of complex lifting operations at Port of Tyne The deep-water heavy lift vessel Aegir is set to undertake a number of highly complex heavy lifting operations at the Port …
May 2, 2018 /  Curious
Super shipment for the Port of Tyne - Bulk carrier St Dimitrios delivers biggest cargo of wood-pellet ever handled at the Port

Super shipment for the Port of Tyne - Bulk carrier St Dimitrios delivers biggest cargo of wood-pellet ever handled at the Port

Docking at the Port of Tyne, the bulk cargo vessel St Dimitrios has sailed straight in to the record books for discharging the biggest cargo of wood pallets ever handled at the Port.  In total 62,000 tonnes of …
Oct 27, 2017 /  Vessels
Super structures prepare to set sail from Port of Tyne

Super structures prepare to set sail from Port of Tyne

Huge structures that have been looming over the river Tyne during their construction are one by one setting sail. The River Tyne continues to develop a share of the renewable energy market, with two separate engineering …
Aug 17, 2017 /  Curious
Further investment at Port of Tyne

Further investment at Port of Tyne

The Port of Tyne took delivery of two new purpose-built eco-hoppers on Tuesday (June 6, 2017) - at a cost of £4.5m - marking a major milestone in the development of around £100m of new infrastructure at the …
Jun 8, 2017 /  Curious