Peel Ports appoints Sheerness director

Peel Ports has appointed Richard Goffin as port director at its London Medway Sheerness facility. For the past two years he was port director at Peel Ports Great Yarmouth, a post he will continue to hold. He replaces previous Port Director Paul Barker, who will now head up the group’s new RoRo business unit. Plans for Sheerness include new logistics facilities allowing for commodities such as automotive, forest products, construction materials, ... [+]

Biggest ever ship for Great Yarmouth

The biggest vessel ever to berth at Great Yarmouth in June also marked the start of a diversirfication process for the port, acquired by Peel Ports six months ago. The 64,000-tonne Glovis Spendor was carrying a cargo of 3,300 Hyundai cars for UK car dealerships. They were offloaded to dedicated ... [+]

Great Yarmouth trade gallops ahead

Peel Ports Great Yarmouth has been selected as Siemens’ assembly location and installation base for the 56-turbine offshore Galloper Wind Farm project. A multi-million pound co-investment iwill include yard storage and heavy lift quay facilities. Key components such as nacelles, blades, towers and electrical modules will arrive at Great Yarmouth ... [+]

Peel appoints Great Yarmouth director

Peel Ports has appointed Richard Goffin as port director at its recent acquisition, Great Yarmouth. Currently financial controller, he takes on his new role for the next six months, as he works with Peel Ports to develop a plan for growth and investment. In December 2015 Peel Ports Group announced the ... [+]

Peel Ports buys Great Yarmouth

Liverpool owner Peel Ports has completed acquisition of Great Yarmouth Port Company (GYPC) from International Port Holdings for an undisclosed sum. The Norfolk port is a well-established service centre for the UK sector of the Southern North Sea offshore oil and gas industry and also handles grain, aggregate and ... [+]

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