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Hammond steps up at UKMPG

The UK Major Ports Group (UKMPG) has appointed Charles Hammond, chief executive of Forth Ports, as chair of its board.

Hammond will take over the role from Associated British Ports' (ABP) James Cooper.

Jerry Hopkinson, chief operating officer of PD Ports, will take over the vice chair responsibilities of Roy Adair of Belfast Harbour.

UKMPG has also appointed an additional vice chair - David Brown, chief executive officer of The Bristol Port Company. His vice chair role will focus on safety, health and skills.

 

www.ukmajorports.org.uk

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Beeton to the port of Tyne

December 11 - Effective January 7, 2019, Matt Beeton will become  ceo for the port of Tyne in the UK.
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Ports restrict the use of scrubbers ahead of Sulphur 2020

December 6 - Exhaust gas cleaning systems (EGCS), more commonly referred to as scrubbers, are an accepted way to comply with the upcoming Sulphur 2020 regulations, but several ports have banned the use of open-loop scrubbers in their waters. 
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GPA to develop inland port

December 4 - Georgia Ports Authority (GPA) has confirmed that it will develop an inland port at Hall County, near Gainesville, Georgia.
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