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Guide to making use of water freight launched at FTA Freight by Water event

Nov 26, 2014

'Making use of water freight: A guide for shippers' has been launched today by the Freight Transport Association today during the FTA Freight by Water event held in Wakefield that explored water ... Read more
FTA Freight by Water event – Looking at opportunities for water freight in the north of England

Nov 24, 2014

This week's FTA and Freight by Water event will examine opportunities for water freight in the north of England. ... Read more
Mode Shift Grants Review

Nov 4, 2013

FTA recently met with DfT where the subject of mode shift grants was discussed. ... Read more
Maritime and Coastguard Agency: Boatmasters' qualifications, crew and hours of work regulations

Nov 4, 2013

Dods Monitoring News and Monitoring Organisation: Maritime and Coastguard Agency 16.10. ... Read more
European Shortsea Network - The way forward

Oct 21, 2013

The European Shortsea Network (ESN), gathering all active Shortsea Promotion Centres (SPC) (19), is established at EU level and has been tasked by DG MOVE with the implementation of the ... Read more
Samskip Multimodal expands shortsea services to Hull, UK

Jul 8, 2013

Samskip Multimodal is increasing capacity on short sea services connecting Rotterdam to Hull, United Kingdom, further reducing transit times. ... Read more
Kellogg undertakes major mode shift challenge

Jul 8, 2013

Kellogg will substantially increase the efficiency of its supply chain and take hundreds of trucks off UK roads by increasing the volume of breakfast cereals it will transport using Peel Ports' ... Read more
Kirkcaldy Harbour breaks wheat delivery barrier

Jul 8, 2013

The Nordica Hav’s arrival this week at Kirkcaldy Harbour with her shipment of 2,000 tonnes of high quality wheat officially breaks the 100,000 tonne barrier of wheat being discharged at the port ... Read more
Freight by Water Conference

Jul 3, 2013

This conference looked at UK short sea connections to western France, Iberia and the Mediteranean. ... Read more
Liverpool to improve service to steel customers

Dec 5, 2012

Peel Ports has announced it is investing £3 million to upgrade its existing steel terminal at the Port of Liverpool’s Gladstone dock. ... Read more