Chargé d’Affaires of the British Embassy in Beirut visits BCTC Terminal
Dr. Martin Longden the new Chargé d’Affaires of the British Embassy in Beirut visited the BCTC Terminal last Friday and was positive about this Lebanese-UK success story. Dr. Longden posted a video on Twitter and said "Up a crane (!) at the port of Beirut today with BCTC, a...
22nd March 2021
Final Cranes Arrive for L2 Terminal
Last weekend saw the start of the unloading of 5 cantilever rail-mounted gantry (CRMG) cranes in the Port of Liverpool. Produced by leading Chinese manufacturer, ZPMC, these cranes complete the set of 22 CRMG cranes at the £400 million Liverpool2 Deep Water Terminal and will provide additional capacity for...
9th March 2021
BCTC Serving Lebanon
A time-lapse video from our colleagues at BCTC, good to see a busy container terminal supporting the rebuilding in Beirut.
18th February 2021
Time Lapse video of CRMG Cranes at The Port of Liverpool
Portia would like to share this time lapse video from Peel Ports, showing 5 cantilever rail-mounted gantry (CRMG) cranes being discharged in the Port of Liverpool. These are the first batch of a total of 10 CRMGs’ being installed as part of the next phase of growth at Liverpool2,...
6th February 2021
BCTC’s Achievement Acknowledged
Attached is a link to an article that was published in the annual issue of the Executive Magazine. It is extremely inciteful and elaborates in a truthful and eloquent manner on what our friends and colleagues at BCTC have been through and what they have collectively achieved in successfully...
18th January 2021
Portia Supporting the Deep-water Terminal in the Port of Liverpool.
Portia are once more proud to be supporting Peel Ports at this exciting time for the Port of Liverpool. Portia's Senior Engineer will be working with closely with Peel Ports and ZPMC personnel on the unloading, installing and commissioning of a further 5 cantilever rail-mounted gantry (CRMG) cranes, as...
9th January 2021
BCTC's Terminal Manager, Sarah Haidar - a great example of female empowerment in the Maritime Sector
Great to see our friend and colleague Sarah Haidar presenting on the important topic of female empowerment in the Maritime Sector. This is Sarah at TOC Europe back in 2010. https://lnkd.in/gHPfZTC
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31st December 2020
BCTC Terminal Visit
Our friends and colleagues at BCTC had a boost last week when they were visited by Mr. Elie Zakhour (President of the International Chamber of Navigation, Beirut. Mr. Zakhour met with Ziad Kanaan (Deputy General Manager), Sarah Haidar (Terminal Manager) and their teams who made presentations about the practical...
8th December 2020
Captain Bill Chalmers (FICS) – “A Guide to Port and Terminal Management”
Portia are delighted to announce that one our Consultants, Captain Bill Chalmers has published his second book. Following his first book – “A Guide to Ships, Their Cargoes and Working Environment”, Bill has produced a “sister” volume -“A Guide to Port and Terminal Management”. The latest book focuses on...
7th September 2020
BCTC mark the 1 month anniversary of the Beirut Port Explosion
Our friends and colleagues at BCTC marked the one month anniversary of the explosion in Beirut Port, by ceasing operations and holding a minutes silence to remember the deceased.