The Thames

“The tallest cranes in the world meet a container ship the size of four football pitches “… Business As Usual In Essex

london gateway

The Guardian has a big article this week on DP World London Gateway: “the latest international trophy of the oil-rich emirate of Dubai, and one of the biggest privately funded infrastructure projects the UK has ever seen. It is a gargantuan undertaking (on the scale of Crossrail, Terminal 5 or HS2) that’s projected to have a bigger economic impact than…
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If You Like Yachts, You Might Like To Take A Look.

clipper

The Clipper Round the World Yacht Race begins in St Katherine’s Dock London on August 30th and then begins in earnest from Southend Pier on August 31st. As the Port of London Authority explains: 30th August 2015 12 yachts will lock out of St Katherine’s Dock from approximately 1400 until 1530. At 1530 4 of these will pass under Tower…
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Be Warned – Dartford Crossing Closed Overnight This Weekend, One Direction At A Time

From the Echo today: THE DARTFORD Crossing will be closed overnight this weekend. On Saturday night the northbound tunnels will be closed and on Sunday night the QEII bridge will be fully closed, with signed diversions in place via the Blackwall Tunnel. Dart Charge project director Nigel Gray said: “This weekend will see the start of massive changes at the…
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