New Projects Demonstrate Commitment to Sustainability

Work to achieve our net zero target is already well underway. We have trialled the use of Hydrogenated Vegetable Oil in one of our vehicles. With an estimated 90% carbon emission reduction compared with diesel, HVO represents an opportunity to our reduce carbon footprint Belfast Harbour’s commitment to building a truly sustainable, clean, Green Port […]

Belfast Harbour Film Studios Supports Future of NI’s Screen Industry

Plans to quadruple the size of Belfast Harbour Studios will see Belfast Harbour enable growth in the film industry. Planning permission has been granted to quadruple the size of Belfast Harbour Studios, in what will be a £45m investment in Northern Ireland’s burgeoning film industry, and we expect to progress that project in 2022. This […]

Port Investment Programme Remains on Track in 2021

Following a successful 2020, trade at Belfast Harbour remains strong, with an increase in passenger traffic on last year. This has been supported by on-going investment in the Port, including at Victoria Terminal 2 and Victoria Terminal 3. Throughout the past year Belfast Harbour has continued our extensive programme of infrastructure investment in the cranes […]

NIFRS to Hold Emergency Training Exercise at BP Oil Terminal, Belfast Harbour

Northern Ireland Fire & Rescue Service (NIFRS) is holding a training exercise on Sunday 13 March 2016 at the BP Oil Terminal, Airport Road West from 7am to 5pm. Northern Ireland Fire & Rescue Service (NIFRS) is holding a training exercise on Sunday 13 March 2016 at the BP Oil Terminal, Airport Road West in Belfast […]

Port People- Alan Gilfillan

Port People: a look at the wide variety of careers available at Belfast Harbour. This month we speak to Boatmaster Alan Gilfillan. Name: Alan Gilfillan Position: Boatmaster (Workboat Garmoyle) 1. What does your average working day entail? We gather for our morning briefings at 8am. Here all the individual Facilities Management teams will discuss in […]

Port People- David McKeown

Port People- David McKeown

Port People: a look at the wide variety of careers available at Belfast Harbour. This month we speak to Pilot Boat Coxswain David McKeown. Name: David McKeown Position: Pilot Boat Coxswain1. What does your average working day entail? Our working day starts with a detailed check on the pilot boats to ensure that they are […]

Port People- Constable Beggs

Port People: a look at the wide variety of careers available at Belfast Harbour. This month we speak to Belfast Harbour Neighbourhood Police Constable Beggs.Name: Constable Beggs Position: Belfast Harbour Neighbourhood Police Constable 1. What does your average working day entail? The role of a Neighbourhood Constable in the Belfast Harbour Police is to contribute […]

Port People- Ashley Moore

Port People: a look at the wide variety of careers available at Belfast Harbour. This month we speak to Port Controller Ashley Moore. Name: Ashley MoorePosition: Port Controller 1. What does your average working day entail? We work a six week rotating shift pattern (early shift, late shift and night shift). Night shift is very […]

Port People- Kevin Allen

Port People: a look at the wide variety of careers available at Belfast Harbour. This month we speak to Assistant Property Executive Laura Morgan. Name: Kevin AllenPosition: Harbour Master 1. What does your average working day entail? This may be clichéd but there is no such thing as an average day. It usually starts before […]

The Belfast Harbour Office Ghost

As Halloween approaches learn more about the Harbour Office’s resident ghost. He doesn’t appear to many but there have been several suspected sightings over the last few decades… As told by Belfast Harbour Engineer Ray Howie… Some years ago there was a film programme made about the regular appearance of ghosts in Corporation Square, within […]