PD Ports targets further growth with new appointments

PD Ports targets further growth with new appointments

Date: 15/12/2011

PD Ports has recently made two new appointments to help drive business growth.

PD Ports launches new apprenticeship scheme on Teeside

PD Ports launches new apprenticeship scheme on Teeside

Date: 06/12/2011

PD Ports has demonstrated its ongoing commitment to investing in people with the introduction of a new Dock Operations apprenticeship scheme at North East based Teesport.

PD Ports provides first class ports and logistics service to renewable energy market

PD Ports provides first class ports and logistics service to renewable energy market

Date: 29/11/2011

PD Ports continues to display its commitment to provide ports and logistical support to the renewable energy market by providing a first class stevedoring service for an on-shore wind turbine project at the Port of Immingham.

PD Ports appoints Business Development Director

PD Ports appoints Business Development Director

Date: 03/11/2011

PD Ports has recently appointed Geoff Lippitt as Business Development Director. Geoff also joins the Company’s Executive Committee team, reporting to Chief Executive Officer, David Robinson.

PD Ports helps raise £10,000 for Butterwick Hospice

PD Ports helps raise £10,000 for Butterwick Hospice

Date: 19/09/2011

Six companies raised £10,000 for Butterwick Hospice Care on Friday by taking part in a PD Ports sponsored Charity Cricket Tournament at the Emirates Durham International Cricket Ground.

Increased capacity on Teesport - Zeebrugge service

Increased capacity on Teesport - Zeebrugge service

Date: 13/09/2011

The P&O Ferries’ brand new freight ferry the mv Bore Song which sailed into Teesport on 12th September will significantly expand capacity on the service.

PD Ports sponsors RenewableUK Connect event in Hartlepool

PD Ports sponsors RenewableUK Connect event in Hartlepool

Date: 05/09/2011

PD Ports has continued to demonstrate its commitment to the alternative energy market by sponsoring the autumn meeting of RenewableUK Connect, which was held on 1st and 2nd September at Hartlepool College.

PD Ports welcomes delegates of the Indian Chemical Council

PD Ports welcomes delegates of the Indian Chemical Council

Date: 05/09/2011

PD Ports has welcomed a delegation from the Indian Chemical Council (ICC) as part of its drive to encourage investment in the Teesside area.

Finnish Ambassador for the UK visits Teesport

Finnish Ambassador for the UK visits Teesport

Date: 02/09/2011

The Finnish Ambassador for the UK on Wednesday visited PD Ports owned Teesport, to see the facility’s latest cranes, purchased from a Finnish manufacturer.

£5 million RTG cranes arrive at Teesport

£5 million RTG cranes arrive at Teesport

Date: 19/08/2011

The four new rubber-tyred gantry cranes delivered to Teesport this week, represent the biggest single equipment investment in the port since the container terminal opened in 2003.

PD Ports welcomes Enterprise Zone status for two sites

PD Ports welcomes Enterprise Zone status for two sites

Date: 19/08/2011

PD Ports has welcomed the Government’s decision to establish the Tees Valley Enterprise Zone which will help bring investment and jobs to the region and to its ports of Tees and Hartlepool.

Hartlepool visit by MP Charles Hendry

Hartlepool visit by MP Charles Hendry

Date: 20/07/2011

The Port of Hartlepool hosted a visit on 27th June, by Charles Hendry, Minister of State for the Department of Energy and Climate Change and used the opportunity to call for more clarity in the Government’s renewable energy policy.

PD ports signs up for 'RBI' software solution

PD ports signs up for 'RBI' software solution

Date: 19/07/2011

PD Ports has selected the powerful and comprehensive Progress® Responsive Business Integration (RBI) solution.

Historical finds in unusual places

Historical finds in unusual places

Date: 21/06/2011

A recent refurbishment of PD Ports Headquarters turned out to be something of a historical goldmine when the builders discovered something out of place.

PD Ports welcomes the MPI Adventure to the Tees

PD Ports welcomes the MPI Adventure to the Tees

Date: 13/06/2011

As offshore wind becomes an increasingly important source of renewable energy for the UK, and the construction and manufacturing of turbines and component parts helps to boost our local economy, PD Ports has recently welcomed a vital new addition to the sector.

Medical man turns mobil guru

Medical man turns mobil guru

Date: 19/05/2011

A Lithuanian entrepreneur has turned to the expertise of Hull Container Terminal operator PD Ports, to help develop a Polish export business with a difference.

Konecranes wins first RTG order in UK with PD Teesport

Konecranes wins first RTG order in UK with PD Teesport

Date: 06/04/2011

In March PD Teesport awarded Konecranes a contract for four rubber tired gantry cranes. These are the first Konecranes cranes of this type to be delivered to the UK. The eco-efficient RTGs will be delivered in autumn 2011.

PD Ports promotes Portcentric at Multimodal 2011

PD Ports promotes Portcentric at Multimodal 2011

Date: 04/04/2011

PD Ports and PD Logistics are exhibiting at Multimodal 2011, taking place at the NEC, Birmingham, 5-7 April.

PD Ports and Rickmers-Linie find mining joy at Teesport

PD Ports and Rickmers-Linie find mining joy at Teesport

Date: 22/03/2011

Teesport was temporarily transformed into a scene resembling a science fiction film earlier this month when more than 180 futuristic-looking mine arches, each weighing in excess of 27 tonnes, were loaded onto a Rickmers-Linie vessel bound for China.

Teeside strives to be top UK renewable sector hub

Teeside strives to be top UK renewable sector hub

Date: 21/02/2011

Chain Reaction held a strategy meeting on 18th February to discuss key issues and determine how the group should develop moving forwards.

PD Ports wins ASDA's UK Container Carrier Award 2011

PD Ports wins ASDA's UK Container Carrier Award 2011

Date: 18/02/2011

PD Ports has been recognised at the ASDA Carrier Awards for the second year in succession, winning the UK Container Carrier Award 2011 for the combination of its Logical Link and PD Logistics services.

PD Ports Teesport visit by MP Mike Penning

PD Ports Teesport visit by MP Mike Penning

Date: 10/02/2011

Shipping Minister, MP Mike Penning, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Transport, visited Teesport operator PD Ports yesterday, as part of a region-wide visit of the North East.

PD Ports puts first spade in the ground as container terminal expansion commences at Teesport

PD Ports puts first spade in the ground as container terminal expansion commences at Teesport

Date: 01/02/2011

PD Ports has commenced the ground works at its Teesport container handling facilities on the North East coast, as part of a multi million pound expansion project.

PD Ports reaches major milestone at Teesport and progresses with major expansion

PD Ports reaches major milestone at Teesport and progresses with major expansion

Date: 05/01/2011

PD Ports has announced it has reached another major milestone at Teesport – handling its 150,000 container through its container terminals for the first time in history within a calendar year.

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