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UKHO Blue Data Conference 2021 Recent News: Business UKHO Blue Data Conference 2021 UK Hydrographic Office Final speaker line up announced: UKHO Blue Data Conference 2021 Good  Day All As part of our on-going policy in bringing as many relevant on-line webinars...

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UKMPG: Five Trends for UK Ports in 2021 Recent News: Business, UK Major Ports Group UKMPG: Five Trends for UK Ports in 2021 UKMPG BLOG: Five Trends for UK Ports in 2021 f ever there was a year to demonstrate the perils of attempting to predict the future it...

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The goals of the Port of Barcelona Recent News: Europe The goals of the Port of Barcelona The goals of the Port of Barcelona's Fourth Strategic Plan are to increase the value of goods, reduce emissions and increase the number of workers...

January 14, 2021
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The Maritime Quiz – Thursday 28th January 2021 Recent News: Business The Maritime Quiz - Thursday 28th January 2021 The Maritime Quiz Thursday, 28 January 2021, 18:00 Pull up a chair, pour a drink, and join us for some light relief and much needed fun in...

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Port of Felixstowe selected for UK Government 5G trial Recent News: Business, Felixstowe, Hutchison Ports Port of Felixstowe selected for UK Government 5G trial Hutchison Ports Port of Felixstowe will be the largest UK port to deploy 5G technology and the Internet of Things (IoT) to enhance productivity, efficiency...

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January 12, 2021
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Explore career opportunities in the maritime sector Recent News: a-port-information, Business Explore career opportunities in the maritime sector Take your career further There are clear progression paths for ships' deck, engineer and electro-technical officers. And while you're on board, you'll gain a wide variety...

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