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ABP Property

Our property division brings together an unrivalled land bank spanning 21 multi-modal locations around the country, with 960 hectares of port-based development land.


Drawing on 60 years of experience, ABP Marine Environmental Research (ABPmer) provides specialist marine environmental research and consultancy services.

UK Dredging

UK Dredging (UKD) operates the largest British-owned dredging fleet and specialises in the provision of reliable and cost effective port maintenance dredging services.


ABP DevCo creates value from non-port-related development of underutilised land by working collaboratively with stakeholders.

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Keeping Britain Trading


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jobs supported across UK

ABP is the UK’s leading ports group with a network of 21 ports across the UK.

ABP handles around one-quarter of the nation's seaborne trade, contributing £7.5 billion to the economy every year and supporting 119,000 jobs. ABP also operates one of the UK's busiest rail terminals at Hams Hall in the Midlands.

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Beyond Zero


Ensuring all of our people go home safely everyday is at the heart of our values

Working safely and sustainably is about carrying out activities without endangering yourself, others or the environment. It is about being able to identify hazards, evaluate risks and use appropriate precautions to carry out your work. It is about reporting accidents and incidents so they don't happen again. It is about going home safely every day.

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