Warrenpoint Port

Lighthouse Communications client Warrenpoint Port is Northern Ireland’s second-largest port in terms of cargo.  It is a key economic driver for the border area and serves as the main commercial port covering the southern part of Northern Ireland and the northern part of the Republic of Ireland. Lighthouse Communications supports Warrenpoint Port with public relations, media relations, graphic design, corporate video and strategy development services.

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Latest Warrenpoint Port news

A €100 million investment by Seatruck Ferries, the Irish Sea freight specialist, will increase capacity on Warrenpoint to Heysham route by 30%.

Seatruck boosts capacity on Warrenpoint route

20th June 2018

Seatruck Ferries, the Irish Sea freight specialist, is to boost capacity on Warrenpoint to Heysham route by 30%.   Seatruck will deploy two larger freight ferries on the route later this summer, in direct response to growing demand for unaccompanied trailer space and enabling the firm to carry 30,000 additional trailers annually on the key…

Clare Guinness, CEO, Warrenpoint Port

Warrenpoint Port to make £3 million capital investment

13th June 2018

 Warrenpoint Port is to invest £3 million in the purchase of a new crane and the refurbishment of two further cranes at the harbour. The investment, which will significantly improve efficiency and increase capacity, forms part of a major drive to facilitate continued growth in trade at Northern Ireland’s second largest port. Clare Guinness, CEO,…

The Chief Executive of Warrenpoint Port has thanked members of the public for sharing their views on the harbour’s recently launched Masterplan.

Warrenpoint Port thanks community for sharing views on masterplan

10th June 2018

The Chief Executive of Warrenpoint Port has thanked members of the public for sharing their views on the harbour’s recently launched Masterplan. A consultation was held into the draft document, which outlines a vision for the sustainable development of the Port over the next 25 years, ensuring it remains a key economic driver for the…

Items including plastic and glass bottles, fast food cartons, tyres and even a discarded vacuum cleaner were among the rubbish collected by volunteers from Warrenpoint Port during a clean-up of the town’s beaches on Saturday.

Sixty volunteers from Warrenpoint Port join beach clean-up

5th June 2018

Items including plastic and glass bottles, fast food cartons, tyres and even a discarded vacuum cleaner were among the rubbish collected by volunteers from Warrenpoint Port during a clean-up of the town’s beaches on Saturday. Sixty volunteers including staff, customers and their family and friends, collected more than 25 bags of rubbish from beaches between…

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar with Clare Guinness CEO Warrenpoint Port.

Statement from Warrenpoint Port CEO Clare Guinness, following visit of Taoiseach Leo Varadkar

30th April 2018

Following a visit to Warrenpoint Port from Taoiseach Leo Varadkar, Clare Guinness, CEO, Warrenpoint Port, said “Today’s visit by Taoiseach Leo Varadkar provided a welcome opportunity to meet with the leader of our closest trading partner who is one of the leading figures in the Brexit negotiations. “Situated almost directly on the border between the UK…

Lighthouse Communications client Warrenpoint Port Chief Executive Clare Guinness

25-year growth plan for Warrenpoint Port revealed as trade forecast to grow

17th April 2018

Warrenpoint Port has unveiled a major 25-year growth plan as it forecasts a continued growth in trade following Brexit. The Masterplan document, which covers 2018-2043, aims to build on the port’s position as the second largest port in Northern Ireland and as a major economic driver for the region. The Port is a vital link…