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  • 17 September 2013
    Business & Finance

    The Port of Tyne has picked up another accolade – this time for its Marine Pilotage Service. By achieving the International Standard for Maritime Pilot Organisations (ISPO), the Port of Tyne is one of only three pilotage authorities in the UK to have attained the standard and the 12th organisation worldwide to be accredited. For […]

  • 6 November 2020
    Ports & Logistics

    The Port of Tyne has launched a new green energy park which will be used as a strategic base for UK North East’s renewable energy sector. The Tyne Clean Energy Park will provide infrastructure catering for all renewable energy production needs, with a total of 200ha of land soon to become available within its perimeters, […]

  • 30 March 2015
    Business & Finance

    The arrival of the new flag ship of Cruise & Maritime Voyages (CMV) – Magellan – at the UK Port of Tyne’s Northumbrian Quay marked the start of the port’s 2015 cruise season. This call is a part of Magellan’s maiden voyage, dubbed ‘Maiden Solar Eclipse & Northern Lights Cruise,’ which started on March 15, three days […]

  • 15 May 2012

    Laden with 76,195 tonnes of coal, the Alam Pesona sailed in to Port yesterday, smashing the record for the largest cargo on the Tyne previously set by sister ship Alam Penting. The ship has travelled from New Orleans (Louisiana) and taken 18 days to reach the Port of Tyne without stopping, covering a distance of […]

  • 21 May 2013
    Business & Finance

    For over 20 years the Clean Tyne Project, in partnership with the Port of Tyne and the four riverside councils of Gateshead, Newcastle, South Tyneside and North Tyneside have been working together to combat the problem of debris and litter in the River Tyne. The Clearwater was first launched in 2005 and since then it […]

  • 12 March 2014
    Business & Finance

    Acclaimed as the UK’s Best Port of Call, and ‘One of Europe’s Secret Capitals’, the Port of Tyne is one of the most exciting destinations on Earth. Passengers and cruise operators can be assured they are in safe hands coming to the Port of Tyne’s International Passenger Terminal which has been developed to welcome the […]

  • 20 May 2019
    Ports & Logistics

    The Port of Tyne in the UK is nearing the final phase of a GBP 3 million investment program to infill Tyne Dock and increase its offer to potential offshore wind manufacturers. The program will result in an additional 30ha of land with deep-sea quayside access to support offshore wind, Matt Beeton, Port of Tyne Chief Executive Officer, […]

  • 8 May 2015

    The UK-based Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has chosen the Port of Tyne  as the home port of its newest and largest ship – the 1,350 guest capacity Balmoral – from May to August 2016. In 2016/17, Balmoral will sail as the fleet’s flagship from its new home port near Newcastle for the first time, with a record 11 departures, representing […]

  • 18 October 2013
    Business & Finance

    The FPSO EnQuest Producer will arrive undertow and without engines making it a challenging job for the Port of Tyne’s team of Pilots.  Mike Nicholson, Port of Tyne’s Harbour Master, said: “We have developed a good level of experience in handling FPSO’s but working with a ‘dead ship’ with no power always requires careful planning. […]

  • 3 May 2012
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    The Port of Tyne has a world class reputation for managing bulk and conventional cargo, and is rapidly gaining experience with project cargo. Project cargo broadly describes the shipment of large, heavy, high value pieces of equipment. ‘Seven Oceans’ is an unusual sight on the River Tyne. The vessel, fitted with two large reels, reaches […]

  • 1 August 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    The Tyneside-based manufacturer of ROVs, mining equipment and subsea ploughs Soil Machine Dynamics (SMD) is relocating its servicing and training side of the business to Port of Tyne. SMD’s head office and heavy production facility will remain in Wallsend and the company will continue to manufacture ROVs at the Tyne Tunnel Trading Estate in North […]

  • 20 July 2018

    Perenco has submitted its draft decommissioning program for Tyne South and Guinevere installation in the North Sea to the UK authorities. 

  • 3 May 2012
    Business & Finance

    The Port of Tyne has a world class reputation for managing bulk and conventional cargo, and is rapidly gaining experience with project cargo. Project cargo broadly describes the shipment of large, heavy, high value pieces of equipment. ‘Seven Oceans’ is an unusual sight on the River Tyne. The vessel, fitted with two large reels, reaches […]

  • 18 July 2014
    Business & Finance

    Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics (WWL), the global RoRo shipping and factory-to-dealer logistics specialist has recently completed a shipment from Asia to the Port of Tyne near Newcastle in North East England (United Kingdom).   Steven Harrison, Port of Tyne Chief Operating Officer, said: “This has been introduced to meet the demands of plant and heavy equipment […]

  • 5 March 2019
    Business & Finance

    The Port of Tyne — a deep sea port in the UK — secures a USD 78.7 million refinancing package from Lloyds Bank.

  • 4 August 2011
    Business & Finance

    The coal ship ‘Alam Penting’ is set to smash all records when she arrives on the Tyne from New Orleans this Thursday. At 229 metres long the ship is the largest cargo vessel ever to berth at the Port of Tyne, and carrying 75,000 tonnes of coal the biggest volume ever handled on the river, […]

  • 1 August 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    On Thursday, a 45m high pipe-lay tower belonging to IHC Engineering Business (IHC EB) has left the Port of Tyne destined for Rotterdam. The bespoke construction has towered over the Port since November 2013. In a complex operation lasting over 24 hours the tower was loaded aboard the Meri heavy load vessel which will deliver […]

  • 30 November 2007

    A CONTAINER ship broke down due to engine failure en-route to the Tyne from Scotland. The Northsea Trader was forced to call on the Port of Tyne for help when its engines failed on its approach to the mouth of the Tyne yesterday morning at about 10am.

  • 12 August 2013
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    The Port of Tyne’s new £6 million gantry crane is due to be moved in to position at its Riverside Quay, South Tyneside, today. Part of its major development plans to transform the Port the new gantry crane has been assembled in record time and the monster crane now towers over the Tyneside skyline. At […]

  • 18 June 2012
    Business & Finance

    The Port of Tyne has acquired 10 acres of land adjoining its Tyne Dock estate in South Shields from the Administrators of McNulty Offshore Group Holdings Limited. It is a strategic acquisition which will support the Port’s plans for future growth in both its existing business sectors and new areas. Andrew Moffat, Chief Executive Officer […]

  • 3 September 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Tyne Gangway and OSBIT Power have received a multi-million pound order to provide an innovative telescopic gangway system for offshore services contractor Subsea 7. Tyne Gangway and Osbit Power joined forces to design and manufacture the MaXccess P35 telescopic gangway system, for installation at the Lianzi oil field off the coast of Angola, which is due to […]

  • 25 June 2013
    Business & Finance

    The Port of Tyne is preparing for the arrival of a second gantry crane for its Container Terminal at Tyne Dock in South Shields. The crane is due to arrive by ship today (25 June). Coming ‘flat packed’, the £6m, 750-tonnes structure will be assembled piece by piece and is expected to be operational by […]