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14th Dec 2022

IBJ Awards 2022

After an absence of 3 years the annual IBJ Awards returned in Rotterdam on the 21st November 2022. GP Shipping are delighted to be crowned 'Bulk Ships Agent of the Year' for the 4th time đź‘Ź Thanks to all at IBJ and guest speaker @Kuyt for maki...

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11th Oct 2022

Hosting the Mayor of Immingham

Today, we had the pleasure of hosting the Mayor of Immingham Councilor George Fox along with his esteemed colleagues at Immingham Town Council, whereby, Simon Coghlan Group MD and Philip Johnson Group Director had the opportunity to showcase our Group Bus...

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01st Sep 2021

Celebrating 10 Years In The Netherlands 2011-2021

Today we are celebrating our 10th Anniversary of trading in The Netherlands, we are very proud of this achievement which is testament to the amazing group of people we have based in Hoogvliet headed up by our NL Director, Jiri Overbeeke. As suc...

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26th Apr 2021

Graypen Group Directory App

Have instant access to U.K. and A.R.A. ships agency services 24 hours a day by downloading the Graypen Group Directory App. Choose the required company and then search by service or location, it is easy to use with quick links to contact us directly by...

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23rd Mar 2021

1 Year since First Lockdown

Today is 1 Year since the First UK Lockdown, at that point we stood on the edge of a Precipice in hope but very aworried at what lied ahead for the Shipping and Ports industry where we ply our trade each and every day. One year on we recognise that we are...

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08th Mar 2021

Happy International Women’s Day ! IWD2021

On International Women’s Day the Owners and Directors of The Graypen Group would like to thank all our female colleagues, customers and business partners for all of their dedication and support not only this past very challenging year but each and every...

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03rd Mar 2021

Top 30 under 30 !

We are proud to announce that our very own Luke Thompson has been recognised as one of the Top 30 Humberside individuals with emerging talent under the age of 30. Well Done to Luke, hard work and commitment pays off, we wish you good luck ...

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07th Jan 2021


As we enter Lockdown #3 in the UK along with this vitally important Post Brexit period all group companies and personnel are working and available 24/7 in order to meet and exceed our customer’s expectations. All our sites are Covid-19 secure and ...

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31st Dec 2020

Happy New Year

On behalf of everyone at Graypen Group, we would like to take this opportunity to thank all of our customers and friends for their support this past year and wish them a Happy, Healthy and Prosperous 2021 !...

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02nd Apr 2020

COVID-19 Coronavirus – Company update

With the UK and most of Western Europe now in a state of lockdown as a result of the COVID-19 coronavirus, we are continuing to provide ships agency services at all of our port locations in these challenging times. In order to maintain our operations ...

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