Steel Association and PD Ports helps former steel workers this Christmas with charity appeal

Steel Association and PD Ports helps former steel workers this Christmas with charity appeal

Date: 14/12/2015

Joint press release with International Steel Trade Association

Humber director appointed to Business in the Community Advisory Board

Humber director appointed to Business in the Community Advisory Board

Date: 03/12/2015

PD Ports’ Director and General Manager of the Humber, Paul McGrath, has recently been appointed to the regional advisory board for Business in the Community (BITC).

PD Ports celebrates first anniversary of Teesport rail terminal

PD Ports celebrates first anniversary of Teesport rail terminal

Date: 16/11/2015

Today marks the first anniversary of PD Ports’ intermodal rail terminal at Teesport.

PD Ports appoints new general manager as part of growth plans

PD Ports appoints new general manager as part of growth plans

Date: 12/11/2015

On 1st September, PD Ports welcomed on board a new general manager business development, Roy Merryweather, as part of its growth plans to generate further new business in the Company’s bulk handling operations at its North-east based port, Teesport.

PD Ports shows support for local autism charity

PD Ports shows support for local autism charity

Date: 05/11/2015

Volunteers from PD Ports finance department recently donated their time and resources to support local charity Daisy Chain. The team of around 30 employees spent a day away from their Middlesbrough-based office to carry out repair and maintenance work at the charity’s base in...

PD Ports renews two year sponsorship with Darlington Mowden Park RFC

PD Ports renews two year sponsorship with Darlington Mowden Park RFC

Date: 30/10/2015

PD Ports is delighted to have renewed its partnership with Darlington Mowden Park RFC.

PD Ports sees JDR expand service footprint at Port of Hartlepool

PD Ports sees JDR expand service footprint at Port of Hartlepool

Date: 20/10/2015

JDR, a leading provider of technology connecting the global offshore energy industry, has expanded its service footprint with PD Ports in Hartlepool to support its continued growth in the oil and gas and renewables sectors.

PD Ports leads European port group

PD Ports leads European port group

Date: 08/10/2015

PD Ports recently played host to over 50 representatives from ports all over Europe for the 20th annual European Navis User Group (NUG).

Businesses given advice on how to  address the widening skills gap

Businesses given advice on how to address the widening skills gap

Date: 01/10/2015

COMPANY leaders were given guidance on how they can help to narrow the skills gap after the issue was highlighted at the latest meeting of a business group.

Businesses step-up to cultivate future talent

Businesses step-up to cultivate future talent

Date: 09/09/2015

NORTH-EAST businesses have come out in force to see how together, we can help tackle the region’s logistics skills gap.

Northern Powerhouse Minister visits Teesport to discuss growth and investment

Northern Powerhouse Minister visits Teesport to discuss growth and investment

Date: 27/08/2015

The Minister for Local Growth and the Northern Powerhouse, James Wharton, visited Teesport this week to view the recent investments made at the Port to support continued growth.

Working together to bridge the skills gap

Working together to bridge the skills gap

Date: 27/08/2015

Employers across the North-east are coming together to help tackle a skill shortage in the region’s logistics industry.

New Ro-Ro service see largest vessel of its kind destined for Teesport

New Ro-Ro service see largest vessel of its kind destined for Teesport

Date: 27/08/2015

PD Ports is pleased to announce the arrival of a new Ro-Ro service direct from Japan to Teesport by global shipping line, "K" Line.

Further investment supports growing container volumes at Teesport

Further investment supports growing container volumes at Teesport

Date: 18/08/2015

PD Ports has demonstrated its commitment to supporting Teesport’s continued growth in container volumes by investing in three new Rubber Tyre Gantry cranes (RTGs).

Three is a magic number: Triple partnership delivers intermodal success

Three is a magic number: Triple partnership delivers intermodal success

Date: 10/08/2015

PD Ports and DB Schenker Rail UK have launched their first rail freight service from Teesport in Middlesbrough to Mossend and Grangemouth in Scotland.

PD Ports acquires Groveport to expand Humber presence

PD Ports acquires Groveport to expand Humber presence

Date: 09/07/2015

Port owners and operators, PD Ports has completed the acquisition of the entire issued share capital of Groveport 2012 Limited (“Groveport”). Groveport is a privately owned inland port complex on the River Trent, which handles a mix of bulk cargoes through its 190 acre freehol...

DB Schenker Rail UK teams up with PD Ports for new intermodal rail service

DB Schenker Rail UK teams up with PD Ports for new intermodal rail service

Date: 06/07/2015

DB Schenker Rail UK has collaborated with PD Ports in a completely new offering for the market, believed to be the first time that a rail freight company has partnered directly with a port to serve the Intermodal sector.

UK first for PD Ports terminal operating system

UK first for PD Ports terminal operating system

Date: 17/06/2015

The UK’s first cross-platform terminal operating system has been implemented at Teesport.

Investing in staff development

Investing in staff development

Date: 10/06/2015

PD Ports is investing in the future development of its staff by offering management training opportunities to aspirational workers from across all levels of the business.

Investment is quay to the growth of Teesport

Investment is quay to the growth of Teesport

Date: 08/06/2015

A £22M investment project, which included the reconstruction of 305m of the quay to enhance and expand handling facilities at Teesport, has been successfully completed.

PD Ports recognised for community engagement

PD Ports recognised for community engagement

Date: 22/04/2015

PD Ports is celebrating gaining recognition for its community engagement by Business in the Community. During the Responsible Business Awards 2015, the port operator gained shortlisted status in the ‘Freshfields Work Inclusion Award’ and received re-accreditation of a ‘Big...

Leading civil engineer tours Teesside port upgrade project

Leading civil engineer tours Teesside port upgrade project

Date: 17/04/2015

One of the UK’s top engineers has helped launch a national campaign for the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) at an important North East infrastructure project.

Principal goes back to his roots

Principal goes back to his roots

Date: 17/03/2015

A college principal has gone back to his roots to celebrate apprenticeships.

MPI Offshore signs six year deal with PD Ports

MPI Offshore signs six year deal with PD Ports

Date: 18/02/2015

MPI Offshore has signed a six year lease agreement with PD Ports to secure Teesport Commerce Park in Middlesbrough as its UK base.

Zetland FM announces first foundation partner

Zetland FM announces first foundation partner

Date: 09/02/2015

Redcar and Clevelands’ first ever community radio station has announced today that its first Foundation Partner, ahead of its launch in late Spring, is PD Ports.

PD Ports signs seven year deal with SSI UK at Teesport

PD Ports signs seven year deal with SSI UK at Teesport

Date: 04/02/2015

PD Ports is pleased to announce the signing of a new seven year deal with SSI UK for the handling of steel slab through Teesport.

PD Ports provides building blocks in schools future

PD Ports provides building blocks in schools future

Date: 29/01/2015

Local port operator PD Ports has demonstrated its on-going commitment to strengthening links between industry and education by supporting the learning and development of over 150 early year students at Hartburn Primary School in Stockton.

MBE awarded to PD Ports CEO

MBE awarded to PD Ports CEO

Date: 07/01/2015

David Robinson, chief executive officer of PD Ports has been awarded an MBE in the New Year’s Honours List for services to international trade and the UK economy.

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