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Posted: 5 months ago

BPA examines barriers to shore power in UK ports

Following a new research into the barriers to shore power in UK ports, the British Ports Association...

Categories:
  • Ports & Logistics
Posted: 5 months ago
Posted: 8 months ago

British Ports Seeking Funds to Fight Coronavirus Spread

The British ports industry is requesting further support to prevent coronavirus spreading. ...

Posted: 8 months ago
Posted: 8 months ago

BPA: Most Ports Won’t Be Congested Post-Brexit

BPA: Most UK ports have prepared for the worst-case scenarios. ...

Posted: 8 months ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

British Ports ‘Cautiously’ Welcome Brexit Deal

BPA has cautiously welcomed the news that a Brexit deal was agreed today between the UK and the EU. ...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

BPA, Port of Rotterdam Joining Forces on Digitalization

The two sides outline steps in the port digitalization process. ...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

UK Presents Clean Maritime Plan

The UK government has published the Clean Maritime Plan, an ambitious plan to cut pollution from the...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

British Ports Association: Spotlight on Open-Loop Scrubbers in Ports

The words ‘port infrastructure’ usually conjure up images of quay walls, breakwaters, roads and cran...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

BPA: Impact of Scrubbers in Harbour Areas Unclear

The main concern for most ports is impact on sediments in harbour areas and enclosed waterways, Simm...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

April 1: Lost City of Atlantis Discovery to Lead to Building UK’s New Floating Port

Possible discovery of Atlantis will lead to building a revolutionary floating port, BPA said on Apri...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

BPA: No-Deal Concerns Surface amid UK’s Resilience Planning

BPA: Concerns arise about wider logistics sector’s level of preparedness and impact of no-deal...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Survey: UK Ports Widely Unprepared for Brexit

Startling lack of readiness for the looming Brexit across UK ports. ...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

BPA Urges Govt to Prevent Chaotic Withdrawal from the EU

BPA urged the government to avoid disruption to free trade at the country’s ports in case of N...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

ABP Reassures Disruption Will Be Avoided in Case of No-Deal Brexit Scenario

ABP reaffirmed its commitment to keep Britain trading with Europe and the rest of the world after Br...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

BPA: 2019 Will Be about More Than Just Brexit

The British Ports Association is looking at challenges and opportunities facing UK ports beyond Brex...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

BPA Worried Over Growing Uncertainty as Draft Brexit Deal Gets Hammered Out

BPA: It could be some time before it is clear what the final arrangements will mean for ports. ...

Categories:
  • Rules & Regulation
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

BPA Calls for Action as “No Deal” Brexit Is Now Likely

BPA called for renewed emphasis on cross border trade facilitation amid a likely ‘no deal̵...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

British Ports Told to Develop Air Quality Plans by 2019

Clean Air Strategy 2018 requires all major ports in England to develop air quality plans within the ...

Categories:
  • Rules & Regulation
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

BPA: Ports to Reflect a ‘No Deal’ Brexit Scenario

BPA: Brexit is heading towards a situation where border arrangements at ports will reflect a ‘...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

BPA Looking into Key Issues under New Port Futures Project

British Ports Association is looking to examine emerging threats to and opportunities for British po...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

BPA’s Focus in 2018 Will Be Shaping of Brexit Talks

One of the key priorities of BPA in 2018 will be influencing the Brexit discussions. ...

Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

UK’s Reports Downplay Brexit Challenges for Ports Sector

Sectoral analyses compiled by the UK Government understate the challenges of Brexit for the ports se...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Scots form energy ports portal

The Scottish Energy Ports Capability Directory has been launched with the aim to provide up to date ...

Categories:
  • Authorities & Government
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

BPA Pushes for Post-Brexit Deal as Port Tonnage Drops

Overall total freight tonnage handled by UK ports declined by 3% in 2016, mainly due to a large redu...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

BPA: More Focus Needed on Post-Brexit Possible Delays at Borders

The British Ports Association (BPA) said that more focus is needed on the likely impacts – suc...

Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

BPA: UK Needs More Commitments on Cross-Border Trade

The British Ports Association has urged the UK Government to ensure a smooth transition to the new c...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

BPA: New EU State Aid Rules Could Create Uneven Playing Field

The British Ports Association Chief Executive Richard Ballantyne warned against the distortion of co...

Posted: over 3 years ago