Chairman’s Letter – Spring 2019

Dear Member Spring has definitely sprung and some might say that the flourishing Offshore Wind Industry is definitely reaping the fruits of those early efforts and turning into strong green growth! The recently announced Offshore Wind Sector deal is great news for our region and its impact will be the main theme at this...

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All eyes on OWC 2019 as the Humber considers the massive opportunity provided by the Offshore Wind Sector Deal

All eyes on OWC 2019 as the Humber considers the massive opportunity provided by the Offshore Wind Sector Deal

News release, April 2019 All eyes on OWC 2019 as the Humber considers the massive opportunity provided by the Offshore Wind Sector Deal  The stage is set for intense discussions on the government’s Offshore Wind Sector Deal and its potential to create lasting change in the Humber. Offshore Wind Connections (OWC 2019) on May...

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Shipping, Rail and Logistics Law firm makes new appointments

Amy Jackson and Jessica Mackenzie have joined THMA member Myton Law, the Hull-based specialist shipping, rail and logistics law firm. Welcoming the two to Myton Law, director Chris Thornes said, “We are very pleased to have Amy and Jessica on board.  Their appointments support our expanding business practice and, in particular, our commercial and...

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MMS names new vessel the ‘Supreme’

On Friday the 22nd of February MMS held a naming ceremony at their shipyard for the newly acquired windfarm support vessel the ‘MMS Supreme’. Guests were given an insight into our two combined companies – MMS Ship Repair & Dry Dock & MMS Offshore Renewable Services by way of guided tour around the shipyard...

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A ‘Wash’ with Colour

Dr Steve Taylor (right) presents an unusual artwork to Steven Williamson (left), Managing Director of Lynn Shellfish, King’s Lynn – following the successful outcome of a legal case relating to fishing rights in the Wash on the UK’s East Coast. Steve Taylor, whose company Geomatix Ltd specializes in tidal prediction and hydrography said “The...

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Humber Maritime College

HUMBER MARITIME COLLEGE MODAL Training and the TEC Partnership (formally the Grimsby Institute Group) are delighted to announce the launch of Humber Maritime College. Developed over the past two years and launching in September 2019, the MNTB and MCA approved college will provide full cadet programmes for those aiming to enter the Merchant Navy...

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SMC Establish Taiwanese branch

Following a series of successful missions to Taiwan and building on the recent receipt of the Queen’s Award for Enterprise: International Trade 2018, SMC have established a branch in Taipei, further strengthening their commitment to the region. In addition to signing several MOUs with local partners throughout 2017/18, SMC have continued to grow their...

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ENGIE Fabricom unveils ambitious plans to grow the multi-million pound business

One of the UK’s leading engineering and construction companies – ENGIE Fabricom – has introduced a new organisational structure that will drive the business to reach its ambitious target of achieving a turnover of £150m by 2022. Operating from five sites across the UK – including Grimsby, Immingham, Lowestoft, Stokesley and Middlesbrough – the...

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Humber’s Offshore Wind Supply chain group welcome game changing sector deal!

CEO of Team Humber Marine Alliance Mark O’Reilly. “This sector deal is brilliant news for the Humber. It will unlock enormous investment in the supply chain and will be a huge boon to the region’s well-established offshore wind supply chain organisations which includes some of the most innovative skills and training providers in the...

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Offshore wind conference launched amidst industry excitement over game changing sector deal

Offshore wind conference launched amidst industry excitement over game changing sector deal

Offshore Wind Connections 2019 has been launched as the growth potential for UK businesses is boosted with an historic sector deal. Energy giant innogy, which is the conference’s diamond sponsor, says the long-awaited Offshore Wind Sector Deal, which was announced by the government on March 7, is a game changer for UK content. Taking...

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