Portia Steering You Through AEO and C-TPAT Compliance
Let Portia’s Customs / Systems Specialists guide you smoothly to Authorised Economic Operator (AEO) or Customs Trade Partnership Against Terrorism (C-TPAT) Accreditation.Portia have a team of experts who have experience in supporting clients within the UK and EU and also internationally (including the USA, Canada, Middle East, China...
5th July 2020
Portia Guiding Your Freeport Bid
Portia is uniquely positioned to support organisations seeking to explore freeport development through its connection to Liverpool Freeport “the U.K.’s most successful Freeport” in the 1980s/90s. Portia worked closely with the Liverpool Freeport Management team on a wide variety of other Freeport and Free Zone projects overseas.
Over the last...
24th June 2020
Portia becomes a Member of Ports Skills and Safety
Portia is pleased to announce it has joined Port Skills and Safety (PSS) one of the UK's leading professional port health and safety membership organisations. PSS promotes the raising of health, safety and skills standards in ports and will provide accreditation to Portia when it delivers a range of...
18th June 2020
Beirut Container Terminal Consortium – Highly Trained Local Expertise
Beirut Container Terminal Consortium (BCTC) assembled it diverse and dynamic workforce along the quayside at its highly successful container terminal for a group picture. Terminal Manager Sarah Haidar said that BCTC had a highly educated, young and dynamic workforce with many women in leadership positions. Since starting operations, BCTC...
15th June 2020
Thank you to all our staff and customers!
Portia would like to say a big thank you to our staff who have remained working on-site at our overseas operations over the last 3 months. This has enabled Portia to continue supporting our existing clients in Beirut, Jubail and Yangon. We have also been working with...
7th June 2020
Record year for TMT and Portia - 97,066 teu in 2019
The management at TMT and Portia are pleased to announce that in 2019 the TMT terminal handled 97,066 teu. The TEU total for 2019 is the highest in the port’s history and came as no surprise to the terminal team who have gone above and beyond in order to...
22nd January 2020
Working at Height Training at TMT Port in Yangon, Myanmar.
As part of TMT-Portia’s continuous improvement
programme, we have identified the need to better protect the welfare of our
employees and educate them on safety-critical training. Working safely at
height is an issue all over the world, but particularly in South East Asia.
Health and safety management is growing in importance in Myanmar...
17th January 2020
Portia Meets Egyptian Transport Minister
Portia met with the Egyptian Transport Minister in
London at a port infrastructure roundtable organised by the UK Government, Dept
for International Trade. Minister Kamel
El Wazir addressed the event by outlining Egypt’s vision for its ports and
maritime sectors followed by a brief on business opportunities, which included
a number of terminal operations...
6th December 2019
Portia Welcomes the Arrival of the 3 new STS Cranes at Liverpool 2
One of Portia’s senior engineers (Patrick
Voermantrouw) has been working
closely with Bureau Veritas and the Peel Ports Commissioning Teams, at the ZPMC
factory in Shanghai monitoring the quality of the manufacture and assembly
processes, along with on-site testing and commissioning of these 3 x “megamax” quayside cranes.
Along with Portia, Patrick was therefore...
4th December 2019
Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) Delegation
This week, Portia Management Services and Peel Ports hosted a delegation from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA). The group comprised of officials from a number of Government agencies including Economic Cities Authority (ECA), Saudi Customs and Border Guard. They were accompanied by senior representatives from National...