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Vision For A Marlborough Inland Port Becomes Reality

Friday, 3 June 2022, 3:56 pm | Port Nelson Ltd

The long-awaited opportunity to develop a consolidated hub to support logistics for the primary industries of the Marlborough region has been progressed with the announcement that QuayConnect , the logistics Division of Port Nelson , will develop ... More >>

Port Nelson’s 2021 Financial Year Results Reflect The Impacts Of Global Shipping Challenges

Tuesday, 26 October 2021, 6:13 pm | Port Nelson Ltd

Port Nelson Limited has released its financial results for the year ended June 2021. The 2021 financial year saw Port Nelson’s performance impacted by the global supply chain and shipping challenges. The Port had previously set its lowest profit budget ... More >>

Nelson’s slipway redevelopment and services expansion project gets the green light

Wednesday, 29 September 2021, 1:06 pm | Port Nelson Ltd

Port Nelson will take over ownership of the assets of Nelson Slipway Limited from 1 October 2021 as the next step in developing modern ship slipping facilities in Nelson. More >>

Port Nelson moves record number of containers

Tuesday, 7 September 2021, 1:10 pm | Port Nelson Ltd

Port Nelson achieved an off peak-season record of 5141 container movements in a week during August. This news will be a positive signal to the exporters of Te Tauihu who have been hard hit by shipping disruptions for much of 2021, but regrettably ... More >>

Port Nelson Commits To Reduce Its Carbon Footprint With Science-based Emission Reduction Targets

Friday, 14 May 2021, 11:08 am | Port Nelson Ltd

Port Nelson Limited (PNL) has committed to reducing its carbon footprint by over 40% over the next 14 years. This reduction is part of the Port’s commitment to comply with a ‘science-based emission reduction target’ (SBTi) programme. Once ... More >>

Port Nelson Stands Strong With Mid-year Results

Thursday, 18 March 2021, 2:05 pm | Port Nelson Ltd

Port Nelson Limited has ended the first half of the financial year, from 1 July to 31 December 2020 in a strong financial position and makes good progress against health and safety, environmental, and community targets as reported in its recently ... More >>

Port Nelson Reduces Its Fuel And Carbon Emissions By Investing In A New Crane To Improve Efficiencies

Monday, 21 December 2020, 4:01 pm | Port Nelson Ltd

Port Nelson Crane 4 Port Nelson continues to improve efficiencies with the purchase of a new Liebherr Crane, an investment of nearly $9 million. This is part of a multi-million-dollar programme of works to enable Port Nelson to meet the trend towards larger vessels. More >>

Port Nelson Continues To Progress Amid A Challenging Year

Thursday, 8 October 2020, 9:18 am | Port Nelson Ltd

Port Nelson has released its 2020 Annual Report which shows the Port’s increasing strength and sustainability in the 2020 financial year amid a series of challenges. The most significant of these was the impact of COVID-19 on cargo volumes, operating ... More >>

Nelson Slipway Redevelopment And Services Expansion

Saturday, 25 July 2020, 4:40 pm | Port Nelson Ltd

Port Nelson is delighted to hear that the redevelopment of the Nelson Slipways will receive funding of $9.8m from the Provincial Growth Fund, announced by Parliamentary Under Secretary for Regional Economic Development, Fletcher Tabuteau. The application ... More >>

Port Nelson Restructures Its Logistics And Warehousing Operation

Thursday, 18 June 2020, 1:51 pm | Port Nelson Ltd

In a drive to both improve efficiencies and connect more closely with its customers Port Nelson has restructured its logistics and warehousing operations. The move will see all warehousing and packing services on the Port consolidated into one operation, ... More >>

Main Wharf North Continues To Progress With Only Minor Delays From Covid-19

Saturday, 13 June 2020, 9:34 am | Port Nelson Ltd

The $20m redevelopment of Port Nelson’s Main Wharf North continues to progress well, with only minor delays from the effects of COVID-19. This has resulted in a project extension of approximately 4 weeks. Contractor McConnell Dowell has completed ... More >>

Port Operations Under Alert Level 3

Tuesday, 28 April 2020, 8:33 am | Port Nelson Ltd

The easing of COVID-19 restrictions to alert level 3 will see several port operations and projects re-commence under physical distancing measures at Port Nelson from April 28. Forestry is Port Nelson’s largest export by volume and the announcement of ... More >>

The Evolving Definition Of Essential Work At The Port

Monday, 6 April 2020, 4:35 pm | Port Nelson Ltd

The rapidly evolving situation of COVID-19 has seen the constantly evolving definition of ‘essential business’. Under initial advice forestry exports from the port had been halted, while the movement of forestry cargo to release vital space for ... More >>

Essential Services Safely Provided At Port Nelson

Sunday, 29 March 2020, 5:00 pm | Port Nelson Ltd

Under the State of Emergency declared by the government, Port Nelson is classed as an essential service and the port infrastructure is classed as critical infrastructure to continue current and future operations. As an ‘ essential service’ , the port ... More >>

Main Wharf North Redevelopment Progressing Well

Wednesday, 11 March 2020, 3:08 pm | Port Nelson Ltd

The $20m redevelopment of the Port Nelson’s Main Wharf North is progressing well with the demolition of the old wharf now completed. The next phase of the project is building the piles for the new concrete and steel berthing facility. Sheet piling ... More >>

Double cruise visit to Port Nelson

Friday, 24 January 2020, 5:22 pm | Port Nelson Ltd

In a first for the region, Nelson will see the arrival of two simultaneous cruise ships on Sunday 26 January. Between the two vessels, the Regent Seven Seas Voyager and the Maasdam of the Holland America Line, they will bring over 1800 high value ... More >>

Seaspan New York visits Port Nelson

Friday, 13 December 2019, 5:06 pm | Port Nelson Ltd

Operated by the Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC), the Seaspan New York will arrive this Saturday on the high tide and spend 24 hours in Nelson before departing on Sunday at noon. More >>

Main wharf redevelopment underway

Friday, 29 November 2019, 4:53 pm | Port Nelson Ltd

The $20m redevelopment of the Port Nelson’s Main Wharf North will create long lasting regional economic benefits and future-proof the region’s import and export sectors. More >>

Continued steady growth for Port Nelson

Wednesday, 18 September 2019, 4:50 pm | Port Nelson Ltd

Continued growth in cargo volume has contributed to Port Nelson delivering an operating profit of $30.5 million for the 2018/2019 financial year. This is an increase of $3.4 million compared to the $27.1 million reported in 2018. Net Profit After Tax, ... More >>

Port Nelson Appoints New CEO

Friday, 2 August 2019, 4:30 pm | Port Nelson Ltd

2ND August 2019, Port Nelson Limited has appointed Hugh Morrison as new CEO effective of 9 September 2019, taking over from Acting CEO Matt McDonald, following the departure of previous long serving CEO, Martin Byrne who stood down in late July. More >>