Smart Ports Entrepreneurial Ecosystem Development (SPEED)
Building an ecosystem for smart port app development in Belgium, France, the Netherlands and the UK, bridging the gap between the worlds of European ports and the nascent data science - IoT market
New Local Notice to Mariners (LNTM), General Directions and Harbour Masters Directions can be viewed here.
2024-01-03 - read story »
A new Harbourmaster’s Direction for fishing Hamm beach in Portland harbour is coming into force on January 1, 2024. Under the new regulations, a new group will be formed called the Hamm Beach Fishing Group (HFBC). To fish Hamm Beach, fishers will need to be a member of this group. The principal idea is that members will self-police their activities and will also, along with the Portland Harbour Authority, have some say over the membership of this group, therefore maintaining high standards of equipment and practice.
2023-12-20 - read story »
Portland Port in south-west England has pledged its support for members of the Armed Forces community with the official signing of the Armed Forces Covenant. The symbolic signing took place onboard the berthed RFA Stirling Castle, a new ship designed to help safeguard UK’s waters by neutralising mines and seabed threats.
2023-11-10 - read story »
How many people have been recovered by Portland Harbour Authority patrols in 2023?
2023-11-02 - read story »
The Home Office issued a statement on the Bibby Stockholm on 19th October 2023. A link to the statement can be found here.
2023-10-20 - read story »
Portland Port in Dorset, England, has celebrated a record-breaking double-call day. The docking at the same time of the 330m Regal Princess and 326m Norwegian Getaway was the largest by vessels size that the port has accommodated in its 27-year history.
2023-10-04 - read story »