Maritime & Marine

Traditional marine skills going back centuries are kept alive by the Boat Building Academy

Coleman Marine Insurance, a Gallagher company, prides itself on a history of taking an active interest in the marine industry... READ MORE »

First freight shipment set to arrive on ‘Brexit buster’ direct Morocco to Poole route shortly

A new direct shipping route from Tangier in Morocco to the Port of Poole – described as a ‘Brexit Buster’... READ MORE »

Win, win, win as Sunseeker cuts carbon levels, moves away from fossil fuels and saves £2m+

Luxury boat manufacturer Sunseeker International is to use its waste timber as a source of renewable heat, saving approximately... READ MORE »

Tug officially named after former Portland Port director and nuclear submarine commander

Portland Port has held an official naming ceremony for the newest tug to enter the fleet. Rupert Best is named after the former... READ MORE »

Biz Gallery: Salterns Marina hosts drinks and canapés reception at Southampton Boat Show

Poole’s Salterns Marina hosted a lunchtime drinks and canapés reception for some of its berth holders at the Southampton... READ MORE »

Biz Gallery: Coleman Marine Insurance attends its 16th consecutive Southampton Boat Show

Coleman Marine Insurance, a Gallagher company, back among friends “It’s great to be back amongst clients, friends... READ MORE »

Pioneering firm selling marine railings around the world receives grant to expand its range

An expanding engineering company which supplies unique marine railings for clients across the globe has expressed delight... READ MORE »

Biz Gallery: Reception in honour of Pip fires the starting pistol for her 2024 Vendée Globe race

“I feel so lucky and so well supported. “A huge thank you to PHC for giving me a home.” The words of inspirational... READ MORE »

New customs office will keep Port of Poole ‘on the map as an international gateway’ says CEO

A new public trade office – also known as international trade customs office – will keep the Port of Poole “on... READ MORE »

Back on the beat: Ex-bobby and former Royal Marine is PHC’s eyes and ears on the water

He’s the eyes and ears of Poole Harbour Commissioners (PHC) on the water. Winning praise – and an award – for his commitment... READ MORE »