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
Portland Port’s 2020 cruise season is going to be another record breaker with the greatest number of cruise calls and passengers to date. This has been the general pattern for more than ten years, with numbers increasing from just 3 ships in 2000 to the 46 that are expected this year. Along with the 46 cruise ships, they will be bringing more than 80,000 passengers and crew into Dorset and the surrounding area.
2020-01-16 - read story »
Portland Port’s 2019 cruise season has been a spectacular one with the largest number of cruise calls and passengers to date.
2019-11-21 - read story »
Portland Port's cruise season has now come to an end, but it has been a spectacular finale with the arrival of the enormous Norwegian Getaway that docked at the port this morning. It is not only Norwegian Getaway's inaugural call to Portland Port, but she is also the largest ship to visit this year.
2019-10-25 - read story »
Portland Port today welcomed it’s third Princess this season – this time the Princess Cruises vessel ‘The Pacific Princess’, and this is not just any call but the third inaugural call from this cruise line this year.
2019-09-11 - read story »
Marine plastic and waste pollution are a serious threat to the health and biodiversity of marine environments. Portland Port in the past have taken steps to begin addressing the issue of waste that is being washed up, in and around Portland Harbour.
2019-08-14 - read story »
Portland Port opened doors to Old Engine Shed as part of Spirit of Portland Festival
2019-08-07 - read story »