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is the world’s leading steel and mining company.
Guided by a philosophy to produce safe, sustainable steel, it is the leading supplier of quality steel products in all major markets including automotive, construction, household appliances and packaging.
Specialist Areas: All steel foundation solutions –sheet piles,
H piles, pipe pile, high modulus combination walls (box pile, HZM, pipe combi)
For further information please contact David Baxter on +44 (0)1217 136674 M +44 (0)7772 324595 or visit www.sheetpiling.arcelormittal.com
Caledonian Maritime Assets Ltd owns the ferries, ports and harbours and infrastructure necessary for vital ferry services serving the West coast of Scotland and the Clyde Estuary.
We aim to provide efficient, cost-effective and safe ferries, harbours and port infrastructure for operators, communities and users in and around Scotland.
Our responsibilities include:
Maintaining, improving and enhancing assets such as vessels and the land and property around piers and harbours.
Seeking extra investment to invest in ferries and harbour facilities, making a real difference for people and businesses using these lifeline services.
Working with stakeholders within Scotland and the wider maritime community to be acknowledged as the principal provider of the most cost-effective yet innovative ferries and port infrastructure to the benefit of the communities we serve.
For further information contact David McHardie on 01475 749920 or visit www.cmassets.co.uk
Contract Piling Services have secured some of the industry’s leading personnel with over 100 cumulative years of experience in the steel and marine piling sector.
Our teams have worked on numerous offshore subsea piling contracts both before and since joining contract piling services, we have gathered together the experience and skills to provide you with some of the best service in the industry. Our personnel use equipment manufactured and supplied to the highest standards by our extensive supply chain, to be used across the global oil and gas sector.
For further information contact Chris Robinson 07711948148 or visit www.contractpilingservices.com
Forth Ports was established in 1967 as a Port Authority and through continued investment and acquisitions we have grown to be the 3rd largest port operator in the UK. We employ over 1000 full time employees and handled over 41m tonnes of cargo in 2017. We are freehold land owners of all our ports and when combining the port operations of loading and discharging vessel and land based services we can provide a truly portcentric solution to all cargo types, which benefits the customer, local and UK economies while driving environmental improvements within the supply chain.
We own and operate 8 commercial ports: Port of Tilbury (London), Forth Ports Grangemouth, Forth Ports Dundee, Forth Ports Leith (Edinburgh), Forth Ports Rosyth, Forth Ports Methil, Forth Ports Burntisland and Forth Ports Kirkcaldy. Our 8 ports are located within close proximity to the major economic cities of England and Scotland.
In addition to the commercial ports we also provide an important service as the river authority for the Firth of Forth and the River Tay. Our marine department (FTNS) manages and operates an area of 280 square miles of navigable waters, including two specialised marine terminals for oil and gas exports. The department delivers a consistent high level of service in ships handling, pilotage, navigation, conservancy and towage. FTNS also manages and operates two specialised marine terminals for oil and gas exports.
For further information contact Claire Hammerton on 01324 668429 or visit www.forthports.co.uk
Great Businesses with Great Brands Choose Great Bear
Great Bear is a leading UK ambient 3PL business providing nationwide contract logistics and supply chain management services to a wide range of companies.
As an ambient logistics business, Great Bear manage in excess of 8 million sq. ft. of warehousing and operate a large modern commercial vehicle fleet, coupled with an extensive added value service offering. The business has the ability to collect from ports, handling all devanning and palletisation of container stock and can also arrange export shipments and the associated paperwork.
Great Bear’s scale and capability as a leading logistics provider allows them to meet the requirements of their customers and those of their customers day in, day out.
Great Bear has built a reputation within the industry by fostering long-term relationships that are based on the core principal of customer service excellence. By collaborating closely with their clients and developing a deep understanding of their requirements, both operationally and strategically; this, along with their passion for development and innovation ensures both Great Bear and its customers remain at the forefront.
Great Bear has substantial and proven start-up and change management expertise, having managed large scale warehouse design and build and network change projects for its customers. The business has proven time and again that in choosing Great Bear, customers get the capabilities and sophistication of a big operator but with the focus and attention of a smaller more boutique service provider.
Great Bear is part of Culina Group. Culina Group is the market-leading UK based food and drink logistics provider across the chilled and ambient temperature ranges, providing warehousing, distribution, contract packing and a series of value added solutions.
Culina Group entered the food and drink logistics arena in 1994, beginning as a modest single site operation with a year one turnover of £7m. However, a responsible growth strategy has seen the company develop an enviable network spanning the UK and Ireland, while it now presents an impressive £650m+ turnover and operates 60+ sites, many of which are near to UK Ports.
Culina Group is proud to work with some of the world’s leading brands and manufacturers, plus a multitude of own-label producers and developing companies. Importantly, Culina Group’s strategic focus is on food and drink logistics within a shared-user environment, which is driven by volume and critical mass. This ultimately delivers an efficient and cost effective solution for clients.
Culina Group is committed to future proofing its business by investing in its people, network, systems, sector and the environment, which will ensure it continues to provide clients with a robust supply chain platform that can be trusted to perform in a challenging and dynamic industry.
Great Bear Distribution Limited
Tel: 01829 772200
A global business with one of the widest portfolios in the industry, we improve the efficiency of your every move through our worldwide service network and solutions for seamless integration of terminal processes.
For further details contact Peter McCance on Tel: 0845 163 0700 or visit www.kalmarglobal.com
How can you add to your port capacity quickly and efficiently?
Creating additional space, whether in the short term (2-5 years) or as an entirely new shed, can be achieved in a matter of weeks or months as our structures can be rapidly deployed with minimal disruption and a keen eye on sustainability.
Achieving clear spans of up to 70 meters, providing high-eaves options to enhance capacity and incorporating concrete retaining walls and a variety of cladding options (including options for profiled steel panels, fully insulated cladding or tensioned fabric), you can be confident that we can tailor a solution to meet your exact requirements.
Losberger De Boer are market leaders in providing bespoke turn-key temporary structures, semi-permanent and permanent buildings. With offices worldwide, and an impressive project portfolio, we have unrivalled expertise to meet your challenge, providing the perfect synergy of speed, quality and value.
Our 100 year heritage means we have delivered projects around the world on-time and on-budget, time after time – we understand your time-sensitive drivers, your logistics requirements and constraints and can provide you with an experienced team capable of taking on your design and build projects.
Whatever your aim, we can deliver your perfect solution.
For further information contact Robert Alvarez on 01280 846500 or visit www.deboer.co.uk
Leading Aggregate suppliers Bulk Aggregates & SEA DREDGED AGGREGATES,
(New 90 ton crane un loading to 300 tonnes an hour)
For further details visit www.aggregate-uk.com or e-mail email@example.com
Zappshelter creates valuable, dry, under cover space in minutes. As such, Zappshelter offers a huge number of benefits.
Easy to erect and dismantle
Provides shelter for machinery & vehicles
Creates valuable extra usable space quickly
No planning usually required
Huge range of sizes available
For further information contact on +44 (0) 208 0505 121 or visit www.zappshelter.com
Every installation is structurally certified.
Plasloc has been developed for use as segregation partitioning in the most challenging commercial environments.
THE PLASLOC EXTERNAL RANGE INCORPORATES SYSTEM SCAFFOLD WITH KENTLEDGE WEIGHTS FOR ADDITIONAL STRENGHTENING, WHICH MAKES IT SUITABLE FOR THE TOUGH OUTDOOR ENVIRONMENTS AND THE EXTREMES OF WEATHER WITHOUT FAILURE
Plasloc is a recognised brand among leading Retailers, including Selfridges, Sainsburys, Tesco, Marks and Spencers, John Lewis, Westfield Shopping Centre, Ikea, Morrisons, Hal, to name but a few.
For further details visit www.plasloc.com or call 01626 356 995.
We are marine custom designed structures. Having the capability to increase manufacturing capacity is critical for many marine organisations and businesses. Rubb has adaptable building solutions to help companies optimise their growth and profitability. Rubb’s high quality fabric structures can be tracked mounted and liftable to allow movement of the structures depending on maritime project needs. Rub structures are built to last but are fully relocatable or extendable to meet changing needs of shipbuilding projects, vessel and equipment storage and onboard operations.
For further information visit www.rubbuk.comor contact on +4401914822211.
Since 1975 Scangrit have been manufacturing and supplying top-performing abrasives. From oil and marine-based projects to decorating and renovation works, Scangrit is behind many successful surface transformations.
With high speed fully automated production lines and large storage warehousing we can cope with any scale of project at very short notice.
Scangrit has responded to the technical advancements in systems and surface preparation methods by introducing an extensive portfolio of products to meet specific project requirements. These range from synthetic and natural mineral-based substances, through to Iron and Steel grits, Iron Silicate, Glass Bead and Grits, Garnet, Olivine, Alumina, Calcium and Organic Abrasives.
Most of which are available in a comprehensive choice of grades and packaging types.
The SMS Group specialises in repairs and refits across the Commercial Marine, Defence and Superyacht sectors, as well as major marine grade fabrication to include, but not limited to, floating structures and Work Boats. The business trades from 7 locations in the UK; Lowestoft, Dover, Portsmouth, Southampton, Poole, Bristol and Plymouth.
The company has dry dock and workshop facilities in Lowestoft and Southampton, and via partnership agreements the use of slipway in Hythe, Southampton, the dry dock in Shoreham, and the 3000T ship lift in Cherbourg, Northern France. The SMS Group is the Souths largest ship repairer.
In 2018 The SMS Group acquired the Exeter based superyacht-centric procurement specialist Global Services; which complements its core marine engineering services in both the Cruise and Superyacht sectors thereby providing an enhanced service offering to customers.
The SMS Group build the Bulldog range of Work Boats, as well as numerous custom builds; to include multi-cat platforms, ferries, small dredgers, fisheries vessels and marine civils. Svitzer have acquired several Bulldog newbuilds over recent years; the company is currently undertaking several bespoke newbuild for the aquaculture sector not only in the UK but also the Mediterranean.
The SMS Group specialises in the delivery of a broad provision of professional services; mechanical engineering and structural fabrication, electrical and hydraulic engineering, diving and sub-surface engineering, marine grade insulation, pipework, plumbing and HVAC, outfit, interiors, flooring and joinery, blasting and painting and site management and logistics. The business also facilitates marine civils manufacturing, dredging equipment manufacture, machining, CNC profiling, varying design serviced, coded welding, plate rolling, plasma profiling, plate shearing, milling, turning and Tig / Mig / MMA welding.
For further information contact Nicholas Warren on +44(0)23 8144 1010 or visit www.sms-marine.co.uk
Spaciotempo is a specialist provider of temporary and semi-permanent buildings to the UK and Ireland.
Our temporary buildings are designed, manufactured and installed inhouse and every building is fully structurally calculated based on its proposed location in the country. Our structures also comply with the same British Safety Standards for Wind and Snow loading as traditional permanent buildings.
Boasting an open and clear span, our structures provide the perfect solution for warehousing, and storage at height. Quick to install, they provide a cost-effective and rapid solution to storage and warehousing requirements, at a fraction of the cost of a permanent structure.
Spaciotempo offers a full range of ancillaries, and project management services, such as planning service, and a flexible contracts which allow buildings to be purchased outright, or hired for as little as three months.
The modular nature of our temporary buildings means that they are able to be dismantled when no longer needed – we can relocate them on site, and even extend them if more space is required.
With over 45 years’ experience in the temporary building industry, Spaciotempo’s team has an unbeatable collective knowledge. We will assist and guide you through every step of your temporary building hire period, from an initial site survey, through to installation, and eventually removal of your temporary structure. When you work with Spaciotempo, you will enjoy the best possible engineering and customer service available.
For further information contact Spaciotempo on 01889 569 569 or visit www.spaciotempo.co.uk
We have the skills, knowledge and a comprehensive modern fleet of piling plant and equipment to carry out temporary and permanent steel piled installations with our own highly trained workforce. We work on a design and install principle for the delivery of steel piling and have in-house design engineers working with Contracts Managers and estimators to ensure the most economic solution is provided to customers. We develop solutions from £5,000 to £10,000,000 based on the following range of equipment to suit any customer requirement;
· Vibratory Leader Rig – purpose designed for installation and extraction of sheet piles. These rigs have short set up times, high output capability and all operations are carried out near or at ground level
· Hydraulic Pile Press – uses previously driven piles to drive and extract piles without noise or vibration if required. The press and power pack are self contained and ideal for environmentally sensitive, inner city, restricted or constrained sites and over open water
· ‘Grizzly’ Hammers – mounted to an excavator the hammer is self sufficient once pile packs are unloaded. This hammer is ideal for working in restricted conditions, including headroom, and can drive on embankments. The hammer can also drive tubular piles and posts.
· Vibratory Hammers – crane suspended and adaptable to pile type
· Impact hammers – attached to leader rig and adaptable to pile type
Steel Span port buildings are built to specification and can accommodate a wide variety of different bulk handling processes. The modular fabric nature of the building facilitates straightforward relocation and extensions. Through Steel Span’s translucent roofing systems, more natural light keeps waterside warehouses bright and airy for safer, more efficient working.
From moisture sensitive materials to non-temperature sensitive stock, Steel Span harbour storage buildings offer reliable protection for a variety of goods from harsh weather conditions.
For further information contact Hazel Lowe on 01782 389480 or visit www.steel-span.co.uk