YEP MED team visit BCTC Container Terminal in Port of Beirut
Last week a team from YEP MED Project, in collaboration with a team from the Chamber of Commerce from Beirut and Mount Lebanon, visited the Port of Beirut. The teams started by visiting the port facilities at the Beirut Container Terminal Consortium (BCTC) container terminal, where the BCTC team...
25th November 2021
Realignment in Global Supply Chains
Global supply chain disruption is changing cargo flows coming into Britain. Ports such as the Port of Liverpool are benefiting from a change in cargo flows as suppliers look for other ways to route cargoes and minimise disruptions. Major bottlenecks have formed across the globe due to a surge...
19th November 2021
A Greener Future for Ports
Interesting article on how ports around the UK are taking the lead on building sustainability into their operations and leading the logistics industry in a shift towards decarbonisation.
Having our head office located within the Port of Liverpool, Portia is fully supportive and proud to contribute to the Peel Ports...
7th November 2021
Portia - Pedigree Port Management and Operations
When it comes to port operations and management, experience matters. Portia’s professionalism has a transforming influence on the potential and performance of ports around the globe. From Mozambique in Africa to Trinidad & Tobago in the Caribbean, Lebanon in the Middle East, India and Australia, Russia and China, the...
1st November 2021
COP 26 UN Climate Change Conference
In November 2021, the UK will host the COP26 - UN Climate Change Conference, the Conference of the Parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change, in Glasgow, Scotland. COP26 is the United Nations’ 26th annual conference on climate change running from 31 October to 12 November. It...
25th October 2021
Portia and the Port of Liverpool
Portia has grown out of the Port of Liverpool and has been headquartered there since 1978. Portia loves watching the Port of Liverpool grow, expand and innovate to meet the needs of today’s world.
One recent upgrade to the ports infrastructure has been a new multi-modal service between the...
19th October 2021
Portia Supporting National Port Services (NPS)
Portia is continuing to deliver technical support to NPS at their Marine Operations Concession in Jubail Ports (Commercial and Industrial) and Ras al Khair Port in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
Portia has supported this project for over 10-years and has delivered on-site expertise throughout the worldwide Covid 19 pandemic....
7th September 2021
Portia a partner of the Port of Liverpool
Portia is delighted to continue as a partner of the Port of Liverpool, Britain's most diverse port in terms of cargoes handled. The Port of Liverpool with its diverse nature adds an invaluable dimension to the portfolio of expertise Portia exports globally. At Portia, we have taken this homegrown...
23rd August 2021
BCTC Commemorate Lost Friends and Colleagues
To mark the first anniversary of the explosion in the Port of Beirut, our friends and colleagues at Beirut Container Terminal Consortium (BCTC) held a commemoration for the colleagues that were lost from BCTC and their Sub-Contractors.
7th August 2021
One year on from the Beirut Port explosion
Today marks the first anniversary of the horrendous explosion in the Port of Beirut. More than 200 people were killed and 7,000 injured when 2,750 tons of ammonium nitrate exploded in Beirut’s port on 4 August 2020. The blast displaced 300,000 people and caused widespread destruction and devastation, damaging...