Kate cruises into new ABP role

Associated British Ports has appointed Kate Cornhill as head of human resources (HR) for the Southampton region. She is currently the senior people director at cruise operator Carnival UK, and will be bringing expertise from her current role in recruitment for the maritime industry. [+]

ABP Newport extends steel deal

Associated British Ports (ABP) has signed a new ten-year agreement with Island Steel at Newport. Island Steel, a customer of Newport since 1994, currently occupies a purpose-built 100,000sq ft service centre, which is entirely powered by solar energy, produced on-site. The new agreement will expand the site by 1.2 acres. ... [+]

Southampton upgrades quays for high and heavy trade

The Port of Southampton is upgrading 430 metres of quayside to support its project cargo and ro ro operations, as well as the new cruise terminal. More than 400 metres of quayside – the length of four football pitches – is being upgraded to reinforce the structure and to incorporate ... [+]

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