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Labour leader Sir Keir Starmer and shadow chancellor Rachel Reeves visit Port of Tilbury

TODAY (23 November), Keir Starmer, leader of the Labour Party and Rachel Reeves, Shadow Chancellor of the Exchequer, toured the Port of Tilbury to...

RWE, Mitsui and Port of Tilbury investigate green hydrogen to decarbonise port operations

RWE – the UK's largest power generator and a world player in renewable generation, Mitsui – a global trading and investment company with a diversified business portfolio that spans approximately 63 countries, and the Port of Tilbury – London and the South East's logistics hub, are developing an innovative hydrogen project at the Port of Tilbury in Essex as part of a recently signed memorandum of understanding (MoU) for two green hydrogen projects.

Port of Tilbury creates 40 new roles including 10 apprenticeships

THE Port of Tilbury, London’s fastest growing port, announces that they have created 40 new jobs, including 10 apprenticeships as well as skilled roles, on the back of strong business growth working with a major global brand customer in the fast-moving consumer goods sector.

Port of Tilbury’s zero emissions Liebherr crane swings into action

PORT of Tilbury’s new Liebherr zero emissions material handler was officially welcomed into the port this week. The new Liebherr LH 150 M HR, is the first of its kind to operate in the UK and joins the busy port’s fleet of material handlers including Sennebogen 870 and 875 machines.

Port of Tilbury’s Chief of Police receives commendation for his work during the pandemic

THE Port of Tilbury’s Chief of Police Matt Bass received a commendation from Lucy D’orsi CVO QPM, the Chief Constable of the British Transport Police at Drapers’ Hall in the City of London for the role he undertook while working at British Transport Police during the covid-19 pandemic in 2020.

Thames Freeport given green light by UK Government

THE Thames Freeport has been given the go ahead to formally constitute its board and start operating fully, following the approval of the final business case by the UK Government.

Thurrock ports see boom in trade

BOOMING ports are celebrating a rise in trade last year despite the challenging financial climate, marking south Essex as a leading global player in international imports and exports.

Two decades of policing recognised for Port of Tilbury’s Police Sergeant

SERGEANT Nigel Morgan from the Port of Tilbury Police, received his well-earned Long Service and Good Conduct Medal this week as he reaches a career milestone of 20 years of policing.

Generous Port of Tilbury employees donate over a hundred Christmas presents to Thurrock’s Changing Pathways charity

GENEROUS employees at the Port of Tilbury have made a record donation of 122 gifts to Changing Pathways, just in time for Christmas. The...

Cash-strapped Thurrock Council may have to wait longer for Thames Freeport windfall

CASH-STRAPPED Thurrock Council will have to wait a bit longer to benefit from a £300 million windfall from the Thames Freeport logistics park.

Local schools take part in Maritime Week with The Port of Tilbury

FOUR local primary schools took part in events with the Port of Tilbury as part of Maritime Week to raise awareness about the vital role that the port and marine sector has on our daily lives.

Transport Minister Trudy Harrison gets the Tevva treatment at Tilbury HQ

TRANSPORT Minister Trudy Harrison was given a tour of electric and hydrogen truck OEM Tevva this week, just weeks after the Tilbury-headquartered manufacturer launched its ground-breaking hydrogen electric truck. 

Port of Tilbury Community Day set to return

AFTER a gap of more than two years due to the global pandemic, the team at Port of Tilbury announce that the port will open its doors for a community Open Day and celebration on Saturday 25 June 2022 from 11am until 5pm at the London Cruise Terminal and everyone is invited.

Great opportunities with the Port of Tilbury

THE Port of Tilbury, London’s fastest growing port has four exciting graduate roles available now and the business is looking for talented, ambitious and...

Ambassador Cruise Line names first ship Ambience in ceremony at London Tilbury

AMBASSADOR Cruise Line has officially named their first ship, Ambience, with godmother Sally Gunnell OBE.

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