BPA to host 5G workshop Recent News: a-port-information, British Ports Association, Business BPA to host 5G workshop The British Ports Association is pleased to organise a short targeted online workshop for port CEOs, infrastructure, technical, operational, strategy, marine and finance professionals looking...

October 23, 2020
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Freeports: ABP hails potential for UK-wide growth Recent News: Associated British Ports, Business, Goole, Grimsby, Hull, Immingham Freeports: ABP hails potential for UK-wide growth One of the UK's largest port businesses, which operates a number of ports on the Humber, has hailed the UK Government's plans to establish Freeports...

October 23, 2020
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Ports call on Government: Jobs and prosperity must be more central to planning reform Recent News: Business, UK Major Ports Group Ports call on Government: Jobs and prosperity must be more central to planning reform Ports call on Government: Jobs and prosperity must be more central to planning reform The UK Major Ports Group (“UKMPG”), the voice for the UK’s...

October 20, 2020
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The current crisis brings the critical and central role of Europe’s ports to the forefront Recent News: ESPO, Europe The current crisis brings the critical and central role of Europe’s ports to the forefront The current crisis brings the critical and central role of Europe’s ports to the forefront 15 October 2020 Read below the article written by Isabelle Ryckbost, Secretary General...

October 19, 2020
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Freeports: ABP hails potential for trade and UK-wide growth Recent News: Associated British Ports, Europe Freeports: ABP hails potential for trade and UK-wide growth One of the UK's largest port businesses, which has major operations in Wales, has hailed the UK Government's plans to establish Freeports around the country...

October 19, 2020
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2500 jobs in £2.5 billion carbon capture plant for Grangemouth Recent News: Business, Grangemouth 2500 jobs in £2.5 billion carbon capture plant for Grangemouth An energy firm hopes to construct a massive natural gas power station and a hydrogen generation plant in Grangemouth GBTron Power Ltd, part of Singapore-based energy...

October 16, 2020
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Welcome to Day 5 of Maritime UK Week Recent News: Business, Hull, Maritime UK, Shoreham, Tilbury Welcome to Day 5 of Maritime UK Week Welcome to Day 5 of Maritime UK Week   All this week we're going to be shining a spotlight on our maritime sector and the careers it...

October 16, 2020
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Welcome to Day 4 of Maritime UK Week Recent News: Business, Maritime UK Welcome to Day 4 of Maritime UK Week Welcome to Day 4 of Maritime UK Week   All this week we're going to be shining a spotlight on our maritime sector and the careers it...

October 15, 2020
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Port call efficiency: How to achieve actual improvements during a port call. Recent News: a-port-information, Europe Port call efficiency: How to achieve actual improvements during a port call. Shipping is a global business. All links in the maritime logistics chain would benefit if they speak the same language and collaborate proactively. We believe...

October 15, 2020
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