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Ready for anything As the owner and operator of six UK ports and terminals, the Peel Ports Group today is renowned as one of the largest port groups in the country. Committed to investment that cements its future, the group has developed an increasingly diverse service offering, ensuring it is

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A global hub Founded in response to Finland’s industrialisation to export goods to the global market, the Port of Hanko has a history that dates back to 1873. Situated in the south of Finland, ice-free Hanko is the most southerly of all ports in the country and with external pressures

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Integrating operations Strategically located to serve the whole of the United Kingdom, Peel Ports Group is one of the largest port groups in the country, with seven ports and a multitude of terminals under its ownership and operation. Committed to investing in its future, the group’s increasingly diverse offering of

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Collaborative solutions Strategically located at a crossroads of Mediterranean and Atlantic shipping lanes, the Rock of Gibraltar has been used as a naval fortress for centuries and is today renowned as a Maritime ‘Centre of Excellence’ that anchors the Strait of Gibraltar, a major commercial route. The current main activity

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Constant change Tightly connected to the City of Constantza, the Port of Constantza’s history can be traced as far back as the 6th Century, when it operated as an emporium for Greek merchants and locals. Today known as the Eastern gate of Europe thanks to its location on the very

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With Europort 2015 coming up in November, Jo Cooper talks with Raymond Siliakus, exhibition manager at Europort, about the expectations for this year’s exhibition and the current issues within the maritime industry. Celebrating its 37th edition in 2015, Europort, one of the world’s leading maritime exhibitions, is to take place

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Bold investment Boasting a long and rich history dating as far back as the 12th century, the Port of Antwerp has developed its infrastructure and activities to grow from a humble river port to become an indispensible link in world trade and a market leader in maritime, industrial and logistical

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In the green Constructed in 1873 by the London and North Western Railway (LNWR), which recognised the area’s natural port characteristics in terms of shelter of its approach and its natural water depth, Greenore Port has since played a vital maritime role in Greenore for more than 140 years. With

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Important steps In a national effort to boost economic activity and provide employment opportunities to thousands of people, Haiti is currently in the process of establishing a number of Global Integrated Economic Zones. As part of this effort Haitian investment company GB Group (Gilbert Bigio) has set about developing Lafito

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A hub of success Since last being featured in Shipping & Marine back in October 2013, the inter-municipal Port of Grenland has taken major collaborative steps to increase its cargo volumes and develop the local industry. Equipped to handle most types of cargo, including dry bulk, liquefied gas, petroleum products,

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