THE Amazon fulfilment centre in Tilbury is honouring veterans and reservists who have joined Amazon’s UK Operations over the last eight years.
THE owner of an independent café in Grays has accused Thurrock Council of using a photograph of him to promote the redevelopment of the Civic Centre – a scheme that will lead to the demolition of his business. Sadik Alakirik, owner of the Angel Café in Grays, said his business took a downturn after it […]
LOWER Thames Crossing project director Tim Jones is set to leave his post, New Civil Engineer can reveal.
BOOKMAKER William Hill has said it plans to close about 700 betting shops, which could lead to 4,500 job losses.
TODAY, Amazon announced that it will create 2,000 new jobs in the UK during 2019, in a move that will take its total permanent workforce to more than 29,500 by the end of the year.
THE carnage gripping Britain’s retail sector is on the brink of claiming another victim with the specialist bathrooms chain Bathstore close to appointing administrators.
THE concrete pour of the first slab of the Tilbury2 roll on /roll off terminal took place this week (see image) by main contractor GRAHAM civils and Gill Civil
DP World has started work on a new 231,000 sq ft warehouse at its London Gateway Logistics Park.
Named LG231, the facility – which is sited on the north of the 9.25million sq ft Logistics Park, located just 25 miles from Central London – will be ready for occupation in December 2019.
FORTH Ports, one of the largest Port Groups in the UK, has rolled out Reactec’s innovative wearable system which monitors the vibration exposure experienced by power tool users to reduce the risk of developing the incurable HAVS* condition.
AMAZON has announced the launch of its new Campus Challenge competition and is encouraging students in Tilbury to sign up for the programme to be in with the chance of winning up to £10,000 for their team.
MARITIME Transport Ltd (Maritime) have opened their new rail connected distribution terminal at the Port of Tilbury.
LANDLORDS and other creditors will meet on Wednesday in London to vote on revised proposals to save Sir Philip Green’s Arcadia retail empire reports the BBC.
MORRISON’S Grays is selling a Gingerbread Prince to mark Prince Harry’s first Father’s Day after the birth of the Royal couple’s first child.
TO mark World Ocean’s Day 2019, DP World London Gateway has been working with some of its partners to organise a beach clean at one of our nearest and most popular waterfront areas, in Canvey Island.
THE latest research by independent London estate agent, Benham and Reeves, has looked at how the price of London property differs on each bank of the Thames and highlighted 16 river hops with easily accessible river crossings that can save homeowners when looking to buy.
THE company behind the world’s most intrusive surveillance networks designed to keep tabs on ethnic minorities and political dissidents has supplied more than 150 CCTV cameras to councils across Essex.
CONSTRUCTION of the new £200million port for London, Tilbury2, is underway and the Port of Tilbury has issued a CGI video which shows for the first time the facilities which will be ready in 2020.
THE Port of Tilbury, London’s major port, announces today a long-term agreement with leading industrial gas company Nippon Gases Europe to import CO2 to the Thames port. The agreement will see weekly shipments arriving at the port, with Nippon Gases Europe investing in a permanent storage terminal at the port which became operational this year.
HONG Kong-headquartered Tigers has expanded its partnership with Rapha, providing fulfilment services for the cycling sportswear brand from Tigers’ new facility in Thurrock.
BRITAIN’S female unemployment rate in the first three months of the year has fallen to 3.7%, the lowest since comparable records began in 1971. The Office for National Statistics included the figure in data showing the overall unemployment rate in the three-month period stood at 3.8%, the lowest rate since late 1974. For men the […]
A HIGH sales rate at a Thurrock new homes development displays the continued strength of the property market in the area.
FORTH Ports, one of the UK’s largest port groups, has achieved the new ISO 45001 standard in Occupational Health & Safety Management making them the first port group to be awarded this tough new international standard.
Tilbury businesses can take advantage of EU funding. Full details on posters.
THIS month, London has become the first UK city to establish an ‘Ultra-Low Emission Zone’ (ULEZ), which is a form of ‘Clean Air Zone’ (CAZ). Non-compliant cars and vans in the capital will have to pay £12.50 a day to drive within the ULEZ, while buses, coaches and HGVs that do not meet the emission standards will face a £100 a day fee.