UK Ports Business News

August 6, 2018

Forth Ports holds naming ceremony for new River Forth based tug and pilot boat

Forth Ports holds naming ceremony for multi-million pound River Forth based tug and pilot boat Forth Ports, the UK’s third largest port group, has today (27 […]

August 18, 2018

British Ports Association launch Sustainable Development Resolution

The British Ports Association has published a sustainable development resolution, which commits to supporting the dual aims of a strong and healthy environment and a thriving […]
August 17, 2018

Improving rail connectivity to UK ports

The UK Rail Industry Forum 2018, taking place on the 12th September in London, brings together senior rail freight and passenger professionals to discuss the latest growth […]
August 15, 2018

ABP to Develop New Technologies with Rolls Royce and Svitzer

Embracing the Future: Director, Marine & Compliance, Mike McCartain, Phil Buckley, Southampton Harbour Master, Liz English, Development Manager, with representatives from Rolls Royce, Svitzer, Department for […]
August 9, 2018

BPA to look at opportunities and challenges for coastal shipping

British Ports Association to look at opportunities and challenges for coastal shipping 6 August 2018 The British Ports Association (BPA) will be holding a short targeted […]
August 9, 2018

Plan isn’t ‘eye catching or sexy’ but could be big business boost

Plan isn’t ‘eye catching or sexy’ but could be big business boost A £1m study could help Teesport attract business from across the world, it is […]
August 6, 2018

Breakbulk Events & Media Supports Project Cargo Summit in Rotterdam

Breakbulk Events & Media, organizer of the world’s largest event for the project cargo industry, is proud to announce its support of the Project Cargo Summit, […]
August 6, 2018

£1m investment set to boost Teesport rail network

Network Rail and Tees Valley Mayor Ben Houchen have signed off a £1m investment to fund a study which will look at ways to improve the […]
August 6, 2018

Drewry: Container Port Utilisation Levels Set to Rise

The medium term outlook for global container port demand growth is positive thanks to strong underlying economic momentum across the world’s major economies. Read the full […]
August 6, 2018

BPA comments on likelihood of a ‘no deal’ Brexit

Following the publication of separate research by Maritime UKand the Institute of Directors which found that many business leaders think that a ‘no deal’ Brexit outcome […]