ABP Launches Consultation on Port of Lowestoft Master Plan

ABP Launches Consultation on Port of Lowestoft Master Plan

Associated British Ports (ABP), owner and operator of the Port of Lowestoft launched on Tuesday (May28) a consultation on the Port of Lowestoft Master Plan, a document that sets out ABP’s future vision for growth …
May 31, 2019 /  Curious
£5.5 million investment to expand London Medway

£5.5 million investment to expand London Medway

Peel Ports has expanded its proposition at London Medway with a £5.5million investment to replace the Royal Bridge Pontoon. The upgrade work includes a new 12m wide, 45m across ramp, which will allow larger stern …
May 30, 2019 /  Curious
Leading Forest Products Business Invests With Peel Ports

Leading Forest Products Business Invests With Peel Ports

Jenkins, a national logistics provider specialising in paper, pulp and other forest products, is to invest in a £17m new custom-built warehouse at the Port of Liverpool. Jenkins, who have been a tenant at the Port …
Apr 9, 2019 /  Curious
ING and EIB provide €110m for Spliethoff’s Green Shipping investments

ING and EIB provide €110m for Spliethoff’s Green Shipping investments

€110.4 million loan for the installation of exhaust gas cleaning systems and ballast water management systems on 42 Spliethoff vessels part of €300 million joint EIB-ING green shipping partnership. EIB …
Mar 1, 2019 /  Finance
New investments at Port of Koper to facilitate car terminal operations and increase productivity

New investments at Port of Koper to facilitate car terminal operations and increase productivity

Luka Koper is about to start the construction of a new set of railway tracks in the north-eastern part of the port, primarily aimed to facilitate the work and speed up operations at the car terminal. Construction …
Feb 22, 2019 /  Curious
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
Port of Great Yarmouth hits new heights with crane investment

Port of Great Yarmouth hits new heights with crane investment

The Port of Great Yarmouth has taken delivery of a new state of the art crane giving it greater capabilities to handle larger cargoes on the east coast. A significant venture by owner Peel Ports Group, the new crane …
Feb 15, 2019 /  Vessels
NFT invests in increased operational uptime for wellboat fleet

NFT invests in increased operational uptime for wellboat fleet

Pump and liquid handling specialist PG Flow Solutions will together with Norsk Fisketransport AS (NFT) develop a new service programme to further optimise the operational uptime of the shipowner’s …
Feb 5, 2019 /  Vessels
ABP invests £2.2 million in new agribulk terminal at Port of Ayr

ABP invests £2.2 million in new agribulk terminal at Port of Ayr

Associated British Ports (ABP) has announced a £2.2 million investment in a new state-of-the-art warehouse at the Port of Ayr which will improve its customer offering. Work on the new 4,000 sqm agribulk terminal …
Jan 21, 2019 /  Curious
Growth seen in several sectors at ABP South Wales

Growth seen in several sectors at ABP South Wales

In 2018, ABP South Wales saw an increase in the amount of cargo handled across several commodities as a result of continued investment in infrastructure and services. Year-on-year growth was seen in the volume of cargo …
Jan 18, 2019 /  Vessels