Tag Archives: London Gateway

HPUK’s Felixstowe fires PR salvo at DP World’s London Gateway . . .

HPUK’s Port of Felixstowe has just fired a fresh PR salvo at DP World’s new UK port, London Gateway – but do the claims hold up?

London Gateway – new port nearly ready for trade . . .

The first berth at the UK’s newest container port, DP World’s London Gateway, is getting closer to completion – with a vessel alongside for trials, tests and training . .

London Gateway lands M & S for logistics park

DP World’s London Gateway has just announced that it has completed a deal with Marks & Spencer to site a new 900,000 sq ft distribution centre on the new port’s…

Felixstowe gives competitors the finger . . quay . .

The Port of Felixstowe is planning build a 190 metre finger extension onto its existing berths 8 and 9, which will enable the port to handle two 400m, 24 container-wide…

London Gateway berth 1 gets more cranes . .

London Gateway receives its second batch of container cranes – completing the key equipment for the first berth, so the new port is another step closer to being ready for…

London Gateway continues progress:

London Gateway, Britain’s newest port on the Thames estuary, is gradually building up – and it will be open for business in October or November this year. Here’s their latest…

How to unload a container crane . . .

If you happen to to have £7,000,000 in loose change, a quayside fitted with rails and a suitable power supply, you could have your very own container crane – here’s…

Background Special: Bringing Zhen Hua 26 alongside . .

On 1st March 2013, the UK’s newest port – DP World London Gateway, received its first batch of ship to shore gantry cranes alongside, aboard ZPMC’s Zhen Hua 23. They’ll…

London Gateway’s first quay cranes arrive . .

On the 1st March 2013, The first batch of 3 quayside container gantry cranes arrived at London Gateway, the UK’s new container port on the Thames. We watch, and hear…

Gateway progress speeds up . .

Here’s an update on activities at Britain’s newest port, London Gateway, as completion looms closer . .

First cranes for Gateway on board . .

The first 3 quayside container cranes for London Gateway are on their way to the Thames – they’re the largest to be delivered at present . .

First ship, first cranes at London Gateway

The first ship has arrived at the new port of London Gateway, delivering the first four Automatic Stacking Cranes . .

Holiday Special: Build your own container port

The most unusual view so far of DP World’s London Gateway, with a stunning high-speed view of construction work on their first berth, and one of the port office blocks…

DP World opening 2 new UK berths . .

Published by Felixstowe news, 13th December 2012: Within the next 12 to 15 months, port operator DP WQorld will be opening 2 new berths in the UK – the first…

Felixstowe vs London Gateway, part 2

Published on 26th October 2012 – the second part of our “Rival Ports” story. Last time we looked at the shipping logistics of London Gateway and Felixstowe – this time,…

Rival ports row in the Telegraph . . .

Published by Felixstowe News on 25th October, 2012: the Port of Felixstowe and London Gateway chiefs get their arguements out in the Telegraph . . and we look at the…

Dredging continues as Port battle commences . .

First posted on Felixstowe News on the 15th October 2012, to a backdrop of ongoing dredging to maintain Felixstowe’s premier position as a container port, there’s a battle going on…

London Gateway – port plans

Originally published by Felixstowe News on 4 Aug 2012: Join Chris Gosling as he looks ahead to next year’s opening of the new prt at London Gateway – and watch…