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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 >>

Port Nelson Joins Climate Leaders Coalition

Wednesday, 24 July 2019, 2:13 pm | Port Nelson Ltd

Port Nelson have joined 107 other signatories to the Climate Leaders Coalition. A collective of signatories who together they make up 60% of New Zealand’s gross emissions, nearly a third of private sector GDP, and employ more than 170,000 New ... More >>

International ports award for Port Nelson CEO

Monday, 20 May 2019, 10:49 am | Port Nelson Ltd

Outgoing Port Nelson Limited Chief Executive Officer Martin Byrne has joined an elite group of only three New Zealanders to be awarded honorary life membership of the International Association of Ports and Harbours (IAPH). More >>

Port Nelson Commits to Supporting Regional Growth

Wednesday, 12 December 2018, 10:25 am | Port Nelson Ltd

Nelson City Council and Tasman District Council owned Port Nelson Ltd (Port Nelson) has announced a further significant capital expenditure commitment with around $29 million to be spent in the next 12-18 months on the redevelopment of the Main Wharf ... More >>

Port Nelson wins national accolade after cutting truck hours

Friday, 9 June 2017, 9:13 am | Port Nelson Ltd

Port Nelson is celebrating today after winning the coveted Resilience to Climate Change category in the national 2017 Green Ribbon Awards for its QuayConnect freight logistics model. The two other finalists were New Zealand Post and Sustainability ... More >>

Minister Opens Port Nelson’s Patterson Logistics Centre

Tuesday, 21 February 2017, 2:04 pm | Port Nelson Ltd

Today, Transport Minister Hon Simon Bridges officially opens the Patterson Logistics Centre, Port Nelson’s new 13,000m2 storage facility; the first major building project of a $32 million redevelopment plan announced last year. More >>

QuayConnect keeps NZ wine moving post-earthquake

Tuesday, 29 November 2016, 3:48 pm | Port Nelson Ltd

Port Nelson’s Quay Connect has handled an additional 40% of wine freight across the Top-of-the-South Island since Monday 14th November’s devastating earthquake, helping it reach its international or domestic markets. More >>

Port Nelson reports a positive result for 2012/13 year

Friday, 27 September 2013, 3:00 pm | Port Nelson Ltd

Port Nelson Limited (PNL) has reported a positive result for the 2012/13 year with earnings before interest and tax of $12.1 million and an overall net profit after tax of $7.1 million. More >>

Community focus for Port Nelson’s new website

Monday, 29 October 2012, 11:12 am | Port Nelson Ltd

If you want to know what the weather is doing in the Haven, or want to track a consignment of timber, Port Nelson’s new website can help you out. Customer Relations and Business Development Manager, Rob Hawkes, says the new website, launched last week, has a ... More >>

Port Nelson Reports A Positive Result

Wednesday, 24 October 2012, 11:18 am | Port Nelson Ltd

Port Nelson Limited (PNL) has reported a positive year, with the involvement of Unimar Limited in the Rena recovery boosting total earnings before interest and tax to $14.6 million. More >>

Port Nelson announces special dividend

Friday, 2 March 2012, 5:25 pm | Port Nelson Ltd

The Nelson City and Tasman District councils will benefit by $4 million each from a special dividend to shareholders announced today by Port Nelson Limited. More >>

Another steady year for Port Nelson Ltd

Friday, 28 October 2011, 12:15 pm | Port Nelson Ltd

The embargo is timed so the release is published after the AGM on Friday 28 October. Please do not publish before then. More >>