UK Ports Business News

December 3, 2019

Construction of Neart na Gaoithe offshore wind farm project to go ahead

Construction of Neart na Gaoithe offshore wind farm project to go ahead following financial agreements Matthias Haag, NnG Project Director, and David Webster, Forth Ports Senior […]

December 13, 2019

UK Major Ports Group comments on General Election

Responding to the General Election result Tim Morris, CEO of the UK Major Ports Group – the voice for operators handling 75% of the UK’s port […]
December 12, 2019

GOV.UK: Seafarer statistics: data tables (SFR)

Seafarer statistics: data tables (SFR) Data about seafarers in the UK shipping industry, based on data from the Maritime and Coastguard Agency and the UK Chamber […]
December 9, 2019

Charity Seafarers UK publishes its manifesto

Charity Seafarers UK publishes its manifesto Seafarers UK, the charity for those who work at sea, has been championing seafarers since 1917 when it was formed […]
December 9, 2019

BPA launches ‘fisheries manifesto’

UK Fishing Ports launch new campaign to boost landings and transform coastal communities The British Ports Association is today launching it’s ‘fisheries manifesto’ that will boost […]
December 9, 2019

IMO Action Plan to address marine plastic litter from ships

Marine litter presents a huge problem in our oceans, with some scientists warning that, by 2050, the quantity of plastics in the oceans will outweigh fish. […]
December 6, 2019

Redundancies to be made as ABP carries out ‘major restructure’

Port operator ABP has announced job losses in the Humber region as it carries out a “major restructure” of its business. Associated British Ports, which runs […]
December 5, 2019

Port of Blyth Announce £1m Wind Turbine Training Facility

Port of Blyth Announce £1m Wind Turbine Training Facility In a first for the UK wind industry the Port is installing a bespoke wind turbine training […]
December 5, 2019

PD Ports concludes first phase of major investment in steel handling facility

Major UK port operator, PD Ports, has successfully concluded the first phase of a multi-million pound steel handling facility at Groveport in partnership with one of […]
December 4, 2019

Setting a course for stronger ports

The UKs ports make a huge contribution to all our lives today. The port operators are ambitious to increase this contribution further. How? By setting a […]