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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.


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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.

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Cookies help ABP enhance your experience when using this website. They also help ABP understand how people use our site, such as which pages are most popular, so that we can better serve our site users.

Cookies on this site may be delivered in a first party (set by the ABP website) or third party (set by another website) context and may also be set in association with emails your receive from us.

What cookies does this ABP website use?

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1) Essential Cookies

These cookies are essential for enabling visitors to this ABP website to move around our website, and provide access to features such as press releases and blogs. These cookies do not gather information about you that could be used for marketing purposes, and do not remember where you have been on the internet. This category of cookies cannot be disabled. The table below provides more information about these cookies.

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How to Manage Your Cookies.

If you want to manager your cookie settings, you can do this through your browser settings on your computer or other device you may be using to access our website. Most browsers will provide functionality that allows you to review and erase cookies, including those from ABP. Please note that this ABP website, may not function correctly without cookies.

The following websites also provide more information on cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set, how to manage and delete them: www.allaboutcookies.org, or www.aboutcookies.org.