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Tees Valley - For Your Next Logistics Project


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Tees Valley - For Your Next Logistics Project

  1. 1. Tees ValleyFor Your NextLogisticsProject Visit us online
  2. 2. ContentsTo use this interactive 02 your logistics location 06 Who’s Here? 09 ports and Maritimepdf simply click on the 04 The right Workforce Find out about the 10 short-sea shippinglinks or content list companies in the 11 portcentric solutions 05 serving global Tradeto be directed to the logistics supply chain 13 container Handlingrelevant pages or use the in Tees Valley. 14 Bulk liquid Handlingnavigation arrows below. 15 ro-ro and Vehicle storage 16 Air-freight 17 rail-freight 18 cost-effective 21 Tees Valley 23 Help for your solutions lifestyle next Move 20 choice of sites 24 Key contacts and premises For your nexT logisTics projecT Visit us online Page 01
  3. 3. Your Logistics LocationCONTeNTS Tees Valley is located on the north east coast of02 your logistics location04 The right Workforce england, ideally positioned between Manchester,05 serving global Trade leeds and newcastle. it includes the towns of06 Who’s Here? Darlington, Hartlepool, Middlesbrough, redcar Edinburgh09 ports and Maritime and stockton, but has a wider sphere of influence Glasgow10 short-sea shipping11 portcentric solutions extending to the entire north east and yorkshire. Newcastle13 container Handling14 Bulk liquid Handling Tees Valley15 ro-ro and Vehicle storage16 Air-freight Leeds17 rail-freight18 cost-effective solutions Liverpool20 choice of sites and premises Hartlepool Manchester21 Tees Valley lifestyle23 Help for your next Move Billingham Birmingham24 Key contacts Redcar Stockton-on-Tees Middlesbrough Darlington Thornaby- Guisborough Cardiff on-Tees Bristol London Eaglescliffe Yarm For your nexT logisTics projecT Visit us online Page 02
  4. 4. Your Logistics LocationCONTeNTS the population of the sub-region had02 your logistics location been increasing steadily in recent years Population within 30 minutes and one hour drive time of Tees Valley - 2008 and in mid-2008 had reached over04 The right Workforce 660,000, making up about one quarter total population Working population total population Working population05 serving global Trade of that of the north east region. the within 30 mins within 30 mins within 1 hour within 1 hour06 Who’s Here? catchment area population of the sub-region, however, is significantly Darlington centre 850,300 522,100 2,732,500 1,692,00009 ports and Maritime higher, with up to one million people10 short-sea shipping within thirty minutes drive time from Hartlepool centre 1,071,900 665,700 2,608,700 1,617,60011 portcentric solutions its main centres and 2.7 million within an hour. Middlesbrough centre 902,800 552,300 2,763,500 1,710,60013 container Handling14 Bulk liquid Handling the road network is uncongested, with tees Valley well connected to the stockton 1,005,700 614,400 2,763,500 1,710,60015 ro-ro and Vehicle storage main arterial road network of the uK.16 Air-freight the A1 (M) and the A19 run north south Redcar 585,800 360,200 1,626,800 1,003,50017 rail-freight through the region and the A66 runs18 cost-effective solutions east west. We have the fastest flowing traffic in the country, something which tees & Hartlepool ports (teesport) is the20 choice of sites and premises enables average commuting times of third largest port in the uK and is leading21 Tees Valley lifestyle just 22 minutes. the way in improving supply chains23 Help for your next Move Darlington’s railway station is part of through portcentric logistics. the gateway24 Key contacts the main east coast rail network and to the north of england, teesport is a key Tees Valley driver in the region’s economy. provides rapid connections southwards to london and northwards to Glasgow has the and edinburgh in a little over two hours. fastest-flowing Durham tees Valley Airport offers flights urban traffic to a wide variety of major destinations across the uK and europe including speeds in the UK Amsterdam and Aberdeen. For your nexT logisTics projecT Visit us online Page 03
  5. 5. The Right WorkforceCONTeNTS Around a million and a half people of working age can teesside university has secured the second largest grant in the country02 your logistics location be found within 30 miles of Tees Valley. Whilst the local for a workforce development initiative04 The right Workforce workforce is undoubtedly hardworking (putting in more between academia and business. it Teesside University05 serving global Trade will receive up to £13 million including is ranked number06 Who’s Here? overtime than any other part of the uK) and very loyal a £5.2 million injection from the Higher education Funding Council for england. one in UK09 ports and Maritime (one of the lowest turnover rates in the country), it’s the the university delivers specialist courses for mechanical10 short-sea shipping11 portcentric solutions skills that keep companies coming to the area. such as the FdA transport and logistics in engineering partnership with Middlesbrough College,13 container Handling following consultation with the sector Hard work is part of our make-up, it’s in 2009, the university won the university skills Council for logistics to provide a14 Bulk liquid Handling ingrained in everything we do. this of the Year and outstanding employer nationally recognised sector-specific15 ro-ro and Vehicle storage tradition and heritage provides an engagement initiative in the times qualification.16 Air-freight important foundation for the teaching Higher education awards. More than and training of the new skills and £120 million has been invested in recent A new one stop shop for information17 rail-freight and guidance on skills development qualifications that make tees Valley one years on a friendly town centre campus,18 cost-effective solutions of the most fertile places for developing with building work well under way on and training for the logistics sector was20 choice of sites and premises talent. tees Valley is home to more than a new £17 million showpiece dental launched in tees Valley in 2009. the 29,000 students studying at both teesside education and sports therapy complex. logistics Academy north east – based21 Tees Valley lifestyle and the expanding stockton campus of other new developments include the at Middlesbrough College and teesside23 Help for your next Move Durham university. £12 million Phoenix Building and £10 university – was established by the24 Key contacts million Athena Building. the new facilities sector skills council, skills for logistics, teesside university is widely regarded to promote training in the freight logistics enhance teesside’s reputation as a as one of the best new universities in industry (see more in the contacts section). leading university for digital innovation, the country, excelling in the particular computing, design, media and health. disciplines that make it so invaluable to the local economy, especially its links with the engineering, process and energy sectors. For your nexT logisTics projecT Visit us online Page 04
  6. 6. Serving global TradeCONTeNTS globalisation makes trading across borders the norm.02 your logistics location04 The right Workforce The movement of goods and services drives the05 serving global Trade world economy.06 Who’s Here?09 ports and Maritime More than ever before, you want connected10 short-sea shipping locations at the centre of things.11 portcentric solutions13 container Handling challenging times call for people and places14 Bulk liquid Handling with a proven track record.15 ro-ro and Vehicle storage16 Air-freight cost-effectiveness is no longer a choice,17 rail-freight18 cost-effective solutions it’s an imperative.20 choice of sites and premises Businesses need people with the right skills,21 Tees Valley lifestyle23 Help for your next Move loyalty and commitment, as well as cost-effective24 Key contacts and innovative solutions. It’s just as well you can find them all in one place… Tees Valley. Here are some of the companies who have major logistics operations here… For your nexT logisTics projecT Visit us online Page 05
  7. 7. Who’s Here?CONTeNTS The logistics supply chain in Tees Valley includes: Diving Contractors Allen Diving services Mooring Services Hartlepool Foyboatmen02 your logistics location04 The right Workforce Denney Diving Hartlepool Marina airport Container Repair & Storage Diving supervisor services tees licensed Foyboatmens Ass. ltd05 serving global Trade Durham tees Valley Airport ltd Bulmers logistics ltd sub Aqua Diving services06 Who’s Here? Davron services limited Offshore Services09 ports and Maritime Bulk Liquid Storage Freightliner limited Marine Consultants Able uK limited10 short-sea shipping simon storage limited isotank services limited Richards Marine Products limited Atlantic engineering (uK) limited11 portcentric solutions Vopak terminal teesside limited nicholsons transport limited Crawford oil (exploration) services ltd Parsons Containers limited Marine electronics CtC Marine13 container Handling Bunkering MJR Controls Darchem engineering limited14 Bulk liquid Handling tyne tees Bunkering Container Transport Operators Davison engineering north east ltd15 ro-ro and Vehicle storage BCl (shipping) limited Marine engineers Diffusion Alloys limited16 Air-freight Car Handling & Transport Bulkhaul limited A&P tees limited Faraday Centre17 rail-freight Autocarriers limited Bulmers logistics ltd Aveco (teesside) limited H C Controls18 cost-effective solutions CAt (uK) services limited Containerships (uK) limited Corrpro Companies europe limited Heerema Hartlepool limited english Welsh & scottish Railway ltd Davison engineering north east ltd l V shipping ltd20 choice of sites and premises Cargo Inspectors Freightliner limited Hartlepool Marine engineering lGH Group plc21 Tees Valley lifestyle Bushell, nicol, Wawn & son nicholsons transport limited Marine electrical services lionweld Kennedy limited23 Help for your next Move intertek Caleb Brett Rinnen uK limited River tees engineering & Welding ltd Mammoet (uK) ltd24 Key contacts oil inspections limited PD logistics southern electronics Marske site services sGs oil, Gas & Chemicals MCe PiC Waterhouse & Yare ltd Cranes & Crane Hire Marine Surveyors Mech tool engineering ltd Ainscough Crane Hire ltd Bushell, nicol, Wawn & son neta training Group Cleveland Crane & Plant Hire ltd McAusland & turner limited PD Ports Gottwald Port technology Gmbh Waterhouse & Yare ltd Hewden-Reach Crane Hire J Hewitt Crane Hire limited sarens (uK) limited For your nexT logisTics projecT Visit us online Page 06
  8. 8. Who’s Here?CONTeNTS Offshore Services (continued) Geologistics limited Shipowners Ship Suppliers/Bunkering02 your logistics location north east Contract services ltd Graypen limited, GP shipping APl (uK) Arco04 The right Workforce nutec Centre for safety limited H & P Freightways limited CMA-CGM Cliff Reynolds Plant & Consumable services limited inBond limited Concorde Container line limited CtC Marine & leisure05 serving global Trade Rexel e M s limited inchcape shipping services Containerships (uK) limited H s s international ship supplies06 Who’s Here? southern electronics Johnson stevens Agencies limited Contaz line southern electronics09 ports and Maritime tees inshore engineering l V shipping ltd Feederlink shipping & trading BV10 short-sea shipping VinCi services ltd, McGill Division liner shipping (uK) ltd north east Contract services ltd Stevedores11 portcentric solutions Wilton Marine services ltd nippon express P & 0 Ferries Direct labour services limited nor-Cargo limited samskip ltd PD Ports13 container Handling Pilots ocean express ltd spliethoff’s Portrack seafreight ltd14 Bulk liquid Handling tees & Hartlepool Pilotage Company ltd P & 0 Ferries Bevrachtingskantoor BV15 ro-ro and Vehicle storage P s A transport ltd ueCC Storage16 Air-freight Port & Harbour authorities smith Hogg & Company ltd A.V. Dawson limited17 rail-freight PD Ports Ship Riggers Able uK limited18 cost-effective solutions Ship Brokers B & W lifting Cobra Middlesbrough ltd Ships agents/Freight Forwarders Cockfield Knight & Co ltd towne lifting & testing Co Dee Cee Freight services limited20 choice of sites and premises ABX logistics uK limited GAC-oBC shipping limited G Force (uK) limited21 Tees Valley lifestyle Agility logistics Gillie and Blair Sup Repairs/Conversions Hambleton Group limited23 Help for your next Move C M shaw limited Graypen limited, GP shipping A&P tees limited inBond limited24 Key contacts Caravel liner Agencies (Darlington) ltd inchcape shipping services Aveco (teesside) limited lingfield Warehousing limited Casper shipping limited institute of Chartered shipbrokers Davison engineering north east ltd M P storage & Blending limited Cockfield Knight & Co ltd smith Hogg & Company ltd Durham lifting limited nicholsons transport limited Containerships (uK) limited north east Contract services ltd PD logistics Cory Brothers shipping Agency ltd Ship Classification River tees engineering & Welding ltd Ravenstock MsG limited Denholm Barwil ltd lloyds Register of shipping southern electronics PD Ports G B Agencies limited GAC- oBC shipping limited GCA transport ltd For your nexT logisTics projecT Visit us online Page 07
  9. 9. Who’s Here?CONTeNTS Storage (continued) C Herring & son limited Prestons of Potto02 your logistics location Reed Boardall Cold storage ltd Clevestone trans limited R F Richardson transport limited04 The right Workforce simon storage limited Cobra Middlesbrough ltd s & M C transport limited For a directory of companies05 serving global Trade teesside Warehousing limited David Fox transport sembCorp utilities teesside ltd involved in the logistics trans-store Dee Cee Freight services limited skipfreight06 Who’s Here? Vopak terminal teesside limited Dennis Dixon limited stephenson transport industry around Tees Valley,09 ports and Maritime Wincanton Duncan Adams limited sutton & son st Helens ltd check out the Tees Valley10 short-sea shipping exel tankfreight limited uBC limited Logistics Handbook by11 portcentric solutions Towage F V s limited united transport W H Bowker (int) limited clicking here. svitzer Marine limited Festina transport Wincanton13 container Handling Frans Maas (uK) limited14 Bulk liquid Handling Maritime Organisations Freightliner limited Wharf, Jetty & Terminal Operators15 ro-ro and Vehicle storage english nature G & u logistics uK limited A.V. Dawson limited16 Air-freight Freight transport Association G stiller (transport) limited Able uK limited17 rail-freight institute of Chartered shipbrokers Hartgrove Brothers BAsF PlC18 cost-effective solutions Maritime & Coastguard Agency imperial tankers limited BP CAts terminal Missions to seafarers interoute transport services CAt (uK) services limited20 choice of sites and premises north east Chamber of isotank services limited Cleveland Potash ltd21 Tees Valley lifestyle Commerce, trade and industry J M Codd Cobra Middlesbrough ltd23 Help for your next Move River tees Port Health Authority Jentone Freight ltd ConocoPhillips Petroleum24 Key contacts Road Haulage Association limited Kellys transport Corus transport & General Workers union Kinchfield Haulage Koppers (uK)/Carbon Materials & l V shipping ltd Chemicals Transport Mammoet (uK) ltd PD Ports A.V. Dawson limited Middlegate europe limited Petroplus Refining teesside limited Abnormal load engineering ltd n t Whitfield transport limited simon storage limited ABX logistics uK limited nicholsons transport limited limited tarmac northern limited Agility logistics P s A transport ltd tarmac shipping BCl (shipping) limited PD logistics Vopak terminal teesside limited Bulkhaul limited Peter Cook transport limited W G Readman limited For your nexT logisTics projecT Visit us online Page 08
  10. 10. Ports and MaritimeCONTeNTS By tapping into tees Valley’s unique sea02 your logistics location and water freight capabilities you’ll open CaSe STUDY up a whole range of new options for04 The right Workforce your business. PD Ports and Teesport05 serving global Trade tees Valley’s coastal waters and rivers06 Who’s Here? offer you: PD Ports is a leading uK ports PD Ports owns and operates the Ports of09 ports and Maritime business offering end to end tees and Hartlepool (known as teesport), cost effective alternative to road10 short-sea shipping a major deep sea complex at the heart of transport for the movement of freight supply chain solutions. the industrial tees Valley. the port is the11 portcentric solutions access to shipping freight consolidation uK’s third largest port by tonnage and13 container Handling and management experts, giving covers an area of 400 hectares of land14 Bulk liquid Handling you additional support for your along the southern bank of the River tees warehousing and stock control needs and Hartlepool. At its heart is tees Dock,15 ro-ro and Vehicle storage a deep-water facility located on the16 Air-freight third largest port in the uK mouth of the River tees. teesport17 rail-freight the opportunity to use teesport as handles over 6,000 ships a year and is18 cost-effective solutions a distribution hub, such as tesco strongly associated with petrochemicals, and AsDA manufacturing containers and engineering.20 choice of sites and premises the estate is rail-connected and close to in 2009, teesport handled over 100,00021 Tees Valley lifestyle the A66 trans-Pennine route, and to other containers in a calendar year at its23 Help for your next Move major trunk roads. Facilities include two container terminal container terminals and ‘roll-on roll off’24 Key contacts regular container and goods services, facilities. Few ports boast such a prime giving you access to europe, Asia and position for taking advantage of the ever the Mediterranean. increasing opportunities in european and scandinavian trades, the emerging markets of eastern europe and the ever changing patterns of deep sea container transhipment. WWW.PDPoRts.Co.uK For your nexT logisTics projecT Visit us online Page 09
  11. 11. Short-Sea ShippingCONTeNTS02 your logistics location CaSe STUDY04 The right Workforce Northern gateway05 serving global Trade06 Who’s Here? teesport’s location and deep water capability means it is a vital trading the approved £300 million deep sea09 ports and Maritime link with both mainland european and global markets.the development container terminal on the south bank of the10 short-sea shipping River tees, will be known as the northern of a deep sea container terminal at the Port will open up expanded Gateway Container terminal (nGCt).11 portcentric solutions opportunities for trade on a global scale.13 container Handling the northern Gateway will reduce inland uK transport distances and costs for14 Bulk liquid Handling containers being delivered to scotland,15 ro-ro and Vehicle storage the Midlands and the north and reduce16 Air-freight the adverse environmental impact of increasing container traffic. it will create17 rail-freight an estimated 500 new dock-related jobs18 cost-effective solutions and in addition, indirect posts within20 choice of sites and premises the ports, logistics and shipping sectors, estimated at up to 5,000 new jobs - of21 Tees Valley lifestyle which in the last three years we have23 Help for your next Move seen some 1,200 new jobs created in tees24 Key contacts Valley as a result of increased container volumes at the port through portcentric operations. this includes long-term investment from tesco and AsDA who have both estimated import centres at teesport to serve their northern uK markets WWW.tHenoRtHeRnGAteWAY.Co.uK For your nexT logisTics projecT Visit us online Page 10
  12. 12. Portcentric SolutionsCONTeNTS portcentric is the new buzzword at Teesport. it is an initiative to centralise the02 your logistics location04 The right Workforce distribution activities of importers and supply chain specialists within Teesport, to05 serving global Trade take advantage of all the benefits of being located in a thriving commercial port.06 Who’s Here? David Robinson, group chief executive A container taken to Manchester from tesco are one of the major companies09 ports and Maritime officer of PD Ports, said: “teesport is a teesport would save 121 lorry miles if already taking advantage of this. the10 short-sea shipping major uK portcentric logistics hub. our compared with a container taken from supermarket giant moved to tees Valley11 portcentric solutions concept of portcentric logistics is gathering Felixstowe; and 106 lorry miles compared in 2009, opening a 1m sq ft distribution further momentum as uK supply chains to a container taken from southampton. centre at teesport. this will service13 container Handling seek further efficiency gains and are For cargo heading to Glasgow, every their scottish, northern and Midlands14 Bulk liquid Handling pressed to becoming greener.” container driven from teesport would save operations. Following the success at15 ro-ro and Vehicle storage 229 lorry miles when compared to the teesport with portcentric logisticss, PD same container driven from Felixstowe. Ports is developing a business support16 Air-freight service to assist the sMe market in17 rail-freight addressing their portcentric logistics18 cost-effective solutions overland road and rail distances requirements in the teesport Hinterland.20 choice of sites and premises Road Distances (miles) Manchester Birmingham glasgow21 Tees Valley lifestyle (North) (Midlands) (Scotland)23 Help for your next Move Felixstowe 149 104 26424 Key contacts southampton 139 83 267 Teesport 73 112 121 Rail Distances (miles) Felixstowe 233 124 292 southampton 146 93 270 Teesport 78 118 124 For your nexT logisTics projecT Visit us online Page 11
  13. 13. Portcentric SolutionsCONTeNTS02 your logistics location CaSe STUDY04 The right Workforce aSDa05 serving global Trade06 Who’s Here? AsDA has managed to save some 1,265,459 road miles thanks to its tees09 ports and Maritime Valley operation. that’s enough to make almost three trips to the moon10 short-sea shipping and back.11 portcentric solutions13 container Handling Working with PD Ports’ logical link AsDA, which opened the first portcentric shipping service, which launched in early import centre at teesport in 2006, has14 Bulk liquid Handling 2009. logical link is a coastal feeder considerably reduced the volume of15 ro-ro and Vehicle storage container shipping service offering a next trucks on the already over-burdened uK16 Air-freight day connection between Felixstowe and road network. this has led to a marked17 rail-freight teesport. in its first year of operation, reduction in its overall supply chain costs the logical link service has reached its and a significant cut in Co2 emissions of18 cost-effective solutions goal of reducing operational costs for some 2,200 tonnes. By locating an import20 choice of sites and premises customers and minimising the adverse centre at teesport to serve its northern21 Tees Valley lifestyle impact that road transport has on the based stores and consumers, AsDA has environment. significantly reduced its movements of23 Help for your next Move trucks on uK roads, which have been24 Key contacts carrying goods purchased in the Far east, brought by sea to a southern uK port and then on to the north by roads. WWW.AsDA.Co.uK For your nexT logisTics projecT Visit us online Page 12
  14. 14. Container HandlingCONTeNTS A major expansion of More and more shipping lines are discovering the benefits of including services include:02 your logistics location regular direct services to northern04 The right Workforce pD container handling teesport in their schedules and there is european ports including Aarhus, strong interest from a number of other05 serving global Trade facilities at Teesport lines as the portcentric logistics concept Antwerp, Bremerhaven, Gdansk, Gdynia, Gothenburg, Hamburg,06 Who’s Here? is helping the port to gathers momentum. Already CMA-CGM, K line, Maersk and MsC have started feeder Helsinki, le Havre, leixoes, lisbon,09 ports and Maritime become the uK’s next services to tees Dock in response to the Rotterdam, st. Petersburg and Zeebrugge.10 short-sea shipping opening of the AsDA distribution centre.11 portcentric solutions container hub. direct services to eastern Mediterranean ports of iraklion,13 container Handling istanbul, izmir, Piraeus, salerno and14 Bulk liquid Handling Volos. African and Gulf services to15 ro-ro and Vehicle storage Aden, Djibouti and Port sudan and16 Air-freight an Atlantic service to the Great lakes, usA.17 rail-freight18 cost-effective solutions uK services to Felixstowe, Grangemouth, immingham and tilbury.20 choice of sites and premises feeder services to europe.21 Tees Valley lifestyle23 Help for your next Move24 Key contacts For your nexT logisTics projecT Visit us online Page 13
  15. 15. Bulk Liquid HandlingCONTeNTS Major operators Vopak02 your logistics location CaSe STUDY and simon storage offer04 The right Workforce Simon Storage05 serving global Trade clients extensive storage06 Who’s Here? and handling solutions in simon storage is a leading european independent bulk liquid and09 ports and Maritime Tees Valley. gas logistics service provider with nine storage terminals in the uK,10 short-sea shipping Germany and ireland.11 portcentric solutions Vopak has 168 tanks and three vessel13 container Handling berths offering a capacity of 287,000 the company offers comprehensive blending systems. simon’s seal sands cubic metres for Bitumen, Chemicals, terminal and facility management terminal has the capacity to handle up14 Bulk liquid Handling liquefied Gas, Petroleum products and services for bulk liquids at two wholly- to 600,000 tonnes of road fuel products15 ro-ro and Vehicle storage Vegetable oils. Both companies operate owned sites on the River tees. sites a year for Petroplus, and is already16 Air-freight considerable tank storage facilities which at seal sands and Riverside have a assessing further expansion plans.17 rail-freight are fully integrated with the adjacent combined capacity of approximately petrochemical complexes at Billingham 280,000 cubic metres and provides18 cost-effective solutions storage for 60-70 chemical and and Wilton. Customers are connected by20 choice of sites and premises a series of pipelines which transfer cargo petrochemical products for both uK21 Tees Valley lifestyle from quayside storage to customers based and international companies.23 Help for your next Move located on both sides of the river. in 2009, simon storage announced a new24 Key contacts long term contract to store and handle the full range of road fuels at its seal sands terminal for Petroplus Marketing. simon is providing a fully integrated solution that includes 40,000m3 of carbon steel tankage, fully automated road loading facilities, integrated bioethanol in-line injection systems and batch biodiesel WWW.siMonstoRAGe.CoM For your nexT logisTics projecT Visit us online Page 14
  16. 16. Ro-Ro and Vehicle StorageCONTeNTS teesport has expanded its ro-ro facilities in recent years to match the02 your logistics location growth in ferry services provided by P&o Ferries. CaSe STUDY04 The right Workforce there are six freight-only sailings make teesport a key location for the CaT UK05 serving global Trade per week to Zeebrugge and three to importation of new vehicles. tees Dock06 Who’s Here? Rotterdam. this means that products can has three ro-ro ramps ideal for handling Renault imports 80,000 cars and09 ports and Maritime be on shelves within 24 hours of leaving vehicle imports. Renault cars and vans vans through teesport each year10 short-sea shipping a factory in the uK or the Continent. are handled at tees Dock by CAt uK services. from its main distribution centre11 portcentric solutions the combination of easy access for ro-ro in le Harve. vessels and ample landside storage13 container Handling14 Bulk liquid Handling shipping is provided by Flotta suardiaz15 ro-ro and Vehicle storage with about three vessel calls a week at teesport, each carrying up to 1,50016 Air-freight vehicles. the company also sends cars by17 rail-freight rail to Bathgate in scotland. At tees Dock,18 cost-effective solutions vehicles are processed and prepared for20 choice of sites and premises final delivery to the dealer. the teesport facility covers about 23 hectares (56 acres)21 Tees Valley lifestyle with space for up to 9,000 vehicles on a23 Help for your next Move fully paved storage area.24 Key contacts For your nexT logisTics projecT Visit us online Page 15
  17. 17. air-freightCONTeNTS Durham Tees Valley Airport is one of europe’s fastest growing freight airports. it can02 your logistics location04 The right Workforce accommodate large ad hoc charter flights and has no slot constraints, excellent05 serving global Trade year round weather and efficient handling operations. Durham Tees Valley Airport06 Who’s Here? is a competitive option for all freight business.09 ports and Maritime10 short-sea shipping in early 2010, KlM announced that it would introduce freight on inbound11 portcentric solutions flights to Durham tees Valley Airport.13 container Handling KlM’s twice-daily cargo service will14 Bulk liquid Handling operate on a six-month trial basis on two of its three daily feeder services to15 ro-ro and Vehicle storage schipol.16 Air-freight Andrew Galloway, KlM cargo account17 rail-freight manager for the north of england, said18 cost-effective solutions the service - which will accept individual20 choice of sites and premises parcels of up to 70kg - was likely to appeal to businesses dealing in high21 Tees Valley lifestyle value items with limited life and time-23 Help for your next Move sensitive deliveries “We are looking for24 Key contacts niche markets,” he said. “in the tees Valley area you have the petro chemical industries, but on the Humber we are even looking at fisheries. if you want to get salmon to dining tables in new York, you want to get it there before it goes off.” For your nexT logisTics projecT Visit us online Page 16
  18. 18. Rail-freightCONTeNTS Tees Valley’s rail freight02 your logistics location04 The right Workforce facilities, both eWs and05 serving global Trade Freightliner, operate modern06 Who’s Here? rolling stock, providing09 ports and Maritime connections to all parts of10 short-sea shipping11 portcentric solutions the uK and europe via the13 container Handling channel Tunnel.14 Bulk liquid Handling it is one of the exceptions to the15 ro-ro and Vehicle storage massive reductions of freight on the rail network. eWs is the prime mover of16 Air-freight heavy freight in tees Valley and partner17 rail-freight PD Ports operating their tees Yard rail18 cost-effective solutions hub, which has links to the north West and elsewhere. eWs operates regular20 choice of sites and premises container services using teesport21 Tees Valley lifestyle as a hub for its intermodal maritime23 Help for your next Move movements and this is likely to increase with the development of the nGCt.24 Key contacts Freightliner operates its own rail freight terminal close to teesport and provides trunk rail services between key ports and inland rail freight interchanges within the uK including a daily direct service to the deep sea port of Felixstowe. For your nexT logisTics projecT Visit us online Page 17
  19. 19. Cost-effective SolutionsCONTeNTS As the country looks to grow out of the recession, companies will be more focussed02 your logistics location04 The right Workforce than ever on the cost-effectiveness of their facilities. expanding companies will be05 serving global Trade looking for places that offer cost-savings and enable greater productivity and efficiency.06 Who’s Here?09 ports and Maritime tees Valley combines competitive land,10 short-sea shipping property and labour costs with a wide range of financial support and assistance.11 portcentric solutions Much of tees Valley is eligible for grant Lower operating costs13 container Handling14 Bulk liquid Handling support and local support agencies + Higher like tees Valley unlimited can steer you15 ro-ro and Vehicle storage through the range of help that is being productivity16 Air-freight offered. = Successful17 rail-freight tees Valley has a low cost of living all- business18 cost-effective solutions round, which means companies are more profitable and people have more20 choice of sites and premises to spend on living life to the full.21 Tees Valley lifestyle Major logistics companies based in tees23 Help for your next Move Valley turned over more than £1.2bn last24 Key contacts year alone. in practically any comparison between tees Valley and other uK cities, you’ll find that there are considerable cost savings to be made. take the tees Valley test at to see how much you could save. For your nexT logisTics projecT Visit us online Page 18
  20. 20. Cost-effective SolutionsCONTeNTS Tees Valley land values industrial and distribution land values02 your logistics location04 The right Workforce are far lower than those Key Logistics Hubs Typical £s per ha05 serving global Trade found in other logistics Middlesbrough 155,00006 Who’s Here? locations around the uK. liverpool 240,00009 ports and Maritime When taken together, the stoke/stafford 325,00010 short-sea shipping11 portcentric solutions area’s competitive salary northampton 375,00013 container Handling costs, low turnover and Hull 450,00014 Bulk liquid Handling cost-effective property Wakefield 485,00015 ro-ro and Vehicle storage solutions, make Tees Manchester 540,00016 Air-freight17 rail-freight Valley the optimum salford/trafford 650,00018 cost-effective solutions logistics location. Milton Keynes 975,00020 choice of sites and premises southampton 1,400,00021 Tees Valley lifestyle23 Help for your next Move Park Royal, london 3,224,00024 Key contacts source: VoA, Range of values reported as at 1 July 2009 For your nexT logisTics projecT Visit us online Page 19
  21. 21. Choice of Sites and PremisesCONTeNTS Thanks to dozens of major regeneration and development programmes, Tees Valley has02 your logistics location04 The right Workforce an extensive choice of sites and properties suitable for all types of logistics operators.05 serving global Trade06 Who’s Here?09 ports and Maritime Prestigious developments, such as Wynyard, in addition, Faverdale east Business Park in10 short-sea shipping Faverdale, teesport, Durham tees Valley Darlington, opposite the well established Airport and south tees Freight Park are just Faverdale industrial estate, is a 35 hectare11 portcentric solutions a handful of what’s available, Greenfield development site for new13 container Handling commercial, industrial and warehousing whether you need flexible warehousing14 Bulk liquid Handling units. situated only one mile from the A1 units, versatile distribution centres or15 ro-ro and Vehicle storage motorway, it supports Darlington’s status as comfortable office facilities. a major logistics centre serving the north of16 Air-freight For example, Wynyard Park is a 700 acre england.17 rail-freight development, right at the heart of major Whether you’re looking for large design and18 cost-effective solutions transport links. situated next to the A19 build opportunities or small serviced offices, and only a 15 minute drive from the A120 choice of sites and premises tees Valley has the sites and premises to motorway. Available now for immediate21 Tees Valley lifestyle suit your needs. occupation a 300 sq ft distribution centre23 Help for your next Move with ample HGV parking, ground level tees Valley unlimited can help you to find access doors, sprinkler systems and luxury the perfect site for your business.24 Key contacts office accommodation. For your nexT logisTics projecT Visit us online Page 20
  22. 22. Tees Valley Lifestyle “Most exciting,CONTeNTS With so much industrial and commercial activity going on in beautiful and02 your logistics location04 The right Workforce Tees Valley, you might be surprised by the area’s natural beauty. friendly region05 serving global Trade In less than 20 minutes from any of the towns, you’ll find in England”06 Who’s Here? Lonely Planet, 200709 ports and Maritime spectacular coastal and countryside attractions.10 short-sea shipping11 portcentric solutions13 container Handling14 Bulk liquid Handling15 ro-ro and Vehicle storage16 Air-freight17 rail-freight18 cost-effective solutions20 choice of sites and premises21 Tees Valley lifestyle23 Help for your next Move24 Key contacts For your nexT logisTics projecT Visit us online Page 21
  23. 23. Tees Valley LifestyleCONTeNTS02 your logistics location04 The right Workforce A wide choice of05 serving global Trade schools for all06 Who’s Here? abilities includes09 ports and Maritime the top-performing10 short-sea shipping Macmillan Academy11 portcentric solutions13 container Handling and the prestigious14 Bulk liquid Handling Yarm School.15 ro-ro and Vehicle storage16 Air-freight YaRM, IN TeeS VaLLeY, WaS and italian Gardens. You’re never far from17 rail-freight VOTeD THe BeST HIgH STReeT stunning countryside and now, thanks to the RsPB and teesside environmental18 cost-effective solutions IN THe UK BY THe BBC IN 2007. trust, tees Valley is also home to a20 choice of sites and premises new world-class wildlife sanctuary at21 Tees Valley lifestyle saltholme on a reclaimed 1,000 acre site. tees Valley offers the best of city-living,23 Help for your next Move whether you want internationally With house prices in tees Valley being recognised galleries and museums or half the national average, coupled with24 Key contacts great shopping and restaurants; but the unrivalled ease of commuting, you’ll you’re never far from traditional market be free to enjoy the benefits of a higher towns and pleasant village greens either. than average disposable income. local attractions range from the education is always a top priority in Middlesbrough institute of Modern Art, tees Valley and we have class sizes and the award-winning gallery which opened pupil-to-teacher ratios that are amongst in 2007, to the classical Victorian seaside the lowest in the country. splendour of saltburn with its beach, pier For your nexT logisTics projecT Visit us online Page 22
  24. 24. Help for Your Next MoveCONTeNTS Tees Valley unlimited can advise you on recruitment, skills availability02 your logistics location04 The right Workforce and training support and can identify property and site solutions that suit05 serving global Trade your business needs.06 Who’s Here? £750m09 ports and Maritime We have excellent links with both public10 short-sea shipping and private organisations in the area and can provide introductions to people who11 portcentric solutions provide the specialist help you need.13 container Handling We can help you build your business14 Bulk liquid Handling case and can show you exactly why OF NeW INVeSTMeNT tees Valley is the ideal location for your aTTRaCTeD BY TeeS VaLLeY15 ro-ro and Vehicle storage business. UNLIMITeD IN LaST 3 YeaRS16 Air-freight tees Valley unlimited is well connected17 rail-freight to the network of specialist organisations18 cost-effective solutions in both the public and private sector,20 choice of sites and premises that can support your business in21 Tees Valley lifestyle the area. We can introduce you to organisations who can help you improve23 Help for your next Move your productivity and carbon footprint,24 Key contacts organisations to provide training and workforce development, and industry and business-led forums who provide excellent opportunities for networking. For your nexT logisTics projecT Visit us online Page 23
  25. 25. Key ContactsCONTeNTS Tees Valley Unlimited Teesside University02 your logistics location The right Workforce For more information contact: tees Valley unlimited is changing the teesside university has been named05 serving global Trade face of tees Valley, creating development university of the Year for 2009-10 by Tees Valley Unlimited opportunities and securing sustainable (times Higher education). With more than06 Who’s Here? economic activity destined to put tees £120 million invested in new facilities, 01642 63202009 ports and Maritime Valley firmly on the map. it is providing opportunities, promoting10 short-sea shipping enterprise and inspiring success across www.teesvalleyunlimited tees Valley.11 portcentric solutions One North east13 container Handling Bulk liquid Handling Logistics academy North east one north east is the Regional ro-ro and Vehicle storage Development Agency covering the north regional-hubs/ne/16 Air-freight east region of england, comprising northumberland, tyne & Wear, County one stop shop for training and skills17 rail-freight Durham and tees Valley. development in the logistics sector based18 cost-effective solutions at Middlesbrough College/teesside20 choice of sites and premises university and sponsored by skills for North east Chamber of Commerce logistics.21 Tees Valley lifestyle Help for your next Move the north east Chamber of Commerce is24 Key contacts Chartered Institute for Logistics owned by its members. it exists to serve & Transport – North east their interests locally and throughout the region. the Cilt is the pre-eminent independent professional body for individuals associated with logistics, supply chains and all transport throughout their careers. they run regular events in tees Valley on logistics issues. For your nexT logisTics projecT Visit us online Page 24