Rt Hon Greg Hands MP, Minister of State for Trade and Investment, visited DP World London Gateway Port and Logistics park at Stanford Le Hope to find out more about the work of the container terminal and to meet with Chamber members from across Essex.
THE centre, opening in January 2017, will provide construction training opportunities for local people, allowing students to study building trades such as painting and decorating, carpentry and joinery, brickwork and plastering, plus construction management.
A local charity is spreading their message far and wide thanks to a freight company in Thurrock. Uniserve, which undertakes deliveries and collections of import and export freight, have been supporting local children’s hospice, Little Havens for 15 years, donating more than £340,000 since then. One of Uniserve’s lorries, which measures 16.9metres long and 2.6metres […]
AS part of their engagement with key bodies in the county, Essex Chambers of Commerce, hosted a dinner for Christian Brodie, the new Chairman of the South East Local Enterprise Partnership, to meet businesses from across Essex.
EMR, the metal recycling company with a yard at The Port of Tilbury, is pleased to be funding an innovative project in three primary schools within the Gateway Learning Community Trust [GLC], allowing children to develop a wide range of skills through the interaction with LEGO. The BuildToExpress method uses specialized LEGO sets and is […]
THE Trading Standards team at Thurrock Council have stopped over 28,500 unsafe and non-compliant products entering the UK through working in partnership with DP World London Gateway and The Port of Tilbury.
BUSINESS leaders have an opportunity to shape economic activity in the borough at the Thurrock Business Conference hosted by the Thurrock Business Board in collaboration with Thurrock Council on 15 November 2016.
AT 5.30pm on 1st December, leading employers in the creative industries such as White Light and the National Theatre will be coming to The Backstage Centre in Thurrock to take part in the ‘National College: Industry Insights’ event.
On Tuesday 1st November, SEGRO plc (‘SEGRO’) hosted a ground breaking ceremony at its SEGRO Park Rainham development in East London. The scheme, previously called Beam Reach 5, will deliver a 333,000 sq ft Grade A development which forms the first phase of the East Plus industrial property portfolio. SEGRO was chosen as the Greater […]