October 30, 2018
Left: The new Dragon Asphalt site at the Port of Newport.
A new asphalt supply company, Dragon Asphalt, has signed a lease with ABP South Wales that has allowed them to open their first site at the Port of Newport.
Port Owner and Operator, ABP South Wales, has leased the 2 acre site, located at West Way Road, Alexandra Docks, to Dragon Asphalt, on a long-term lease.
Dragon Asphalt has invested £2.5million in the construction of new premises at Newport docks, which became operational in September 2018. The company employs five full time members of staff at the site. They also work with several local contractors who undertake electrical and maintenance work to support the business.. Newport was chosen as the base for the business due to the economic viability of the area.
Full article can be read on the Associated British Ports website here