About Us

Comprehensive expertise, hands-on support, and practical experience is what makes the Portia difference.

For more than four decades, Portia Management Services has been providing quality management and professional services to terminal operators, port owners and authorities.

Based in the Port of Liverpool – at the heart of the UK’s maritime industry – we operate globally, offering specialist services covering all areas of port and terminal operations. From feasibility studies to terminal start-ups, small or developing ports to more complex operating environments, we offer the specialist skills necessary to optimise safety, quality and efficiency in any port operation, anywhere. Our track-record of working in challenging conditions and providing solutions to complex problems is second-to-none.

Corporate Profile

The specialists improving quality and operational performance for ports worldwide.

Portia’s key strength is to create customised teams – port managers and engineers, commercial specialists, safety and security consultants, training instructors and operations specialists – who can deliver our full suite of port management services to manage, operate and maintain any port or terminal to the latest international standards.

The Portia operational style is community-focused. We bring international knowledge, leadership and expertise and combine these with local resources to create stable, sustainable management structures and globally-competitive port operations, which also respect the intrinsic cultural environment.

Portia is registered as a firm of Port Consultants with international agencies, including: