Categories: Ardrossan, Clydeport PLC, Glasgow, Greenock, Hunterston, News, Peel PortsPublished On: 02.02.2021351 words1.8 min read

FIVE months ago, Jim McSporran became Port Director at Clydeport in interesting times – but his enthusiasm is undiminished by the exceptional challenges that both Covid-19 and Brexit have posed to the sector.

A new £16m floating cruise jetty at Greenock Ocean Terminal will allow cruise ships to berth in their own dedicated area away from container ships

He speaks of the “180 degree” transformation the marine gateway to Scotland is undergoing and the huge potential for job creation. Clydeport is part of the Peel Ports Group network, one of the largest operators in the United Kingdom, comprising King George V Dock (KGV), Greenock Ocean Terminal, Inchgreen Dry Dock, Hunterston PARC and Ardrossan.