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 growing volumes of cargo. Portia’s Senior […]

BCTC Serving Lebanon

A time-lapse video from our colleagues at BCTC, good to see a busy container terminal supporting the rebuilding in Beirut. https://www.linkedin.com/feed/update/urn%3Ali%3Aactivity%3A6763910798130655232?lipi=urn%3Ali%3Apage%3Ad_flagship3_profile_view_base%3BBrZp62j2QpSk2hZjHlashg%3D%3D

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, the port’s deep-water container terminal. Portia’s […]

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 restoring operations after the explosion.  It […]

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 part of the next phase of […]

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 procedures and measures they implemented in […]

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 the Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers syllabus […]

NEBOSH International General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety

Portia are delighted to announce that Captain Shan Hashmi our Marine Technical Consultant / Operations Manager based in Jubail Port in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) has attained the NEBOSH (National Examination Board in Occupational Safety and Health) International General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety. Captain Hashmi has been working on site throughout […]