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PORT OF TYNE WELCOMES SHIPPING MINISTER ROBERT COURTS

14th October 2021

Port of Tyne welcomed Robert Courts MP, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State and Shipping Minister today, 14 October 2021.

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PORT OF TYNE AHEAD OF SCHEDULE WITH BORDER CONTROL POST COMPLETION

11th October 2021

Port of Tyne, one of the UK’s leading deep-sea ports, has announced the completion of its border control post (BCP) building this month, ahead of schedule.

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PORT OF TYNE AND EQUINOR ANNOUNCED AS NEW NORTH EAST ENERGY CATALYST PARTNERS

1st October 2021

The Port of Tyne and Equinor have been announced as partners in the North East Energy Catalyst network.

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PORT OF TYNE HITS NEW GREEN MILESTONE WITH NET ZERO WAREHOUSE

30th September 2021

The Port of Tyne now operates a Net Zero Port Centric Warehouse, run entirely using clean energy from renewable sources.

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Komatsu Awards Port of Tyne Top Supplier Award

27th September 2021

Port of Tyne is delighted to have been awarded Indirect Supplier of the Year by long-standing customer, Komatsu, at the Komatsu annual supplier day on 23rd September 2021.

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SIEMENS HELPS PORT OF TYNE CREATE BLUEPRINT FOR DECARBONISATION OF UK PORTS

15th September 2021

Port of Tyne, Siemens and a project consortium of three further partners have been granted funding by the Department of Transport to create a blueprint for the decarbonisation of the UK’s ports.

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TEA TIMES TRADING CUTS CO2 AND TRAFFIC BY ROUTING TEA INTO THE TYNE

8th September 2021

Family-owned Tea Times Trading has become the latest British company to trade road haulage for a more sustainable method of logistics and ship its tea containers straight into South Shields. In doing so over 25,000 road miles, which creates 35,000kg of CO2, have been removed.

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PORT OF TYNE IMPROVES CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE WITH REFURBISHED QUAY

7th September 2021

Port of Tyne, one of the UK’s most popular deep water cruise and ferry ports, has invested in passenger and cruise operator experience with a £542k refurbishment of its quayside facility, Northumbrian Quay.

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MAGIC ON THE TYNE AS DISNEY CRUISE LINE MAKES SEASON’S FIRST CALL TO PORT

3rd September 2021

Port of Tyne welcomed the Disney Magic to its recently upgraded Northumbria Quay today (Friday 3rd September) marking the cruise line’s first call to the region in her 2021 season.

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PORT OF TYNE SEES LARGEST EVER WOOD PELLET SHIPMENT

24th August 2021

Port of Tyne has discharged its largest ever wood pellet shipment carrying 62,522.49 metric tonnes of sustainable biomass pellets for Drax Power Station in North Yorkshire.

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PORT OF TYNE IMPRESSES ENERGY MINISTER WITH CLEAN ENERGY PARK AND AWARD WINNING ROADMAP

29th July 2021

Port of Tyne welcomed the Rt Hon Anne-Marie Trevelyan MP, Minister of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy today.

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INDEPENDENT STUDY REVEALS GOOD AIR QUALITY AROUND THE PORT OF TYNE

14th July 2021

Air quality around the Port of Tyne is “good” and well within the required national standards, an independent inventory of pollutant gas emissions has concluded.

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PORT OF TYNE ‘FIT FOR THE FUTURE’ WITH NEW GRADUATE PROGRAMME

1st July 2021

Port of Tyne is planning for the future with the launch of a new graduate programme, welcoming 7 graduates across the organisation.

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PORT OF TYNE ENSURES RIVER SAFETY WITH NEW RIVER MANAGEMENT FORUM

30th June 2021

The Port of Tyne, South Tyneside Council, Northumbria Police Marine Unit and North Tyneside Council have come together to establish a marine leisure use management group to ensure the safety of those using the River Tyne for leisure use.

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PORT OF TYNE NETS UK FIRST WITH ISO 44001 ACCREDITATION

21st May 2021

Port of Tyne has become the first port in the UK to be awarded the ISO 44001:2017 accreditation, demonstrating the outstanding levels of collaboration and excellence being achieved for our customers.

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PORT OF TYNE PREPARES FOR BUSY YEAR WITH BARBOUR

13th May 2021

Renowned lifestyle and clothing brand, Barbour has expanded its partnership with Port of Tyne, ahead of a busy summer sales period, with a new port-centric warehousing agreement.

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TETLEY TEA AWARDS LONG TERM LOGISTICS AND DISTRIBUTION CONTRACT TO PORT OF TYNE

6th May 2021

The Port of Tyne has been awarded a long-term, strategic import and export logistics contract with Tetley.

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DOM LITTLEWOOD MUCKS IN AT PORT OF TYNE FOR NEW SERIES

27th April 2021

Port of Tyne was delighted to welcome TV presenter, Dom Littlewood, to the Port as part of his latest series of Dom Digs In, which airs on Monday 3rd May.

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PORT OF TYNE CHIEF EXECUTIVE RAISES OVER £1400 FOR LOCAL COMMUNITY

27th April 2021

The Chief Executive of Port of Tyne has raised over £1,400 for two Tyneside community services by virtually cycling to the summit of Mount Everest.

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PORT OF TYNE POISED FOR SUMMER 2021 UK STAYCATION BOOM AS CRUISE SEASON RAMPS UP

14th April 2021

The Port of Tyne is experiencing unexpected demand for its services to cruise operators in advance of UK passenger sailings between English ports being permitted.

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