The View from The Bridge.

16th Dec 2016

Christmas Jumper Day 2016!

The 16th December 2016 is the official wear your Christmas Jumper to work day! GP Shipping employees around the group all joined in the fun, putting on a fine display of festive jumpers and assorted accessories. Whilst this festive time of year is a ti...

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28th Nov 2016

The Viola Trust

We are extremely pleased to announce that GP Shipping are proud to be sponsors in the Viola Trust Project. The Trust has been set up in order to bring a historic steam trawler back to her home in the Humber where she was originally built in 1906 and sai...

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11th Nov 2016

Portland - In Water Cleaning Resumes November 2016

GP Shipping are pleased to announce that after an absence of more than 3 years ‘in water’ cleaning has returned to Portland. Sea-Tech Commercial Diving Services Ltd have worked closely with the UK Environment Agency and various other bodies in order...

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08th Nov 2016

New Starters

Five new Trainee Ships Agents arrived to The Bridge this week for their induction at head office. This was an opportunity for our new trainees to attend induction training and teaching sessions, and to spend some time with the each of our head office ...

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03rd Oct 2016

Happy Birthday GP Shipping

We are delighted to announce GP Shipping celebrates 20 years trading in 2016 whereby we have specifically looked after vessels and cargoes within the Dry Cargo Sector. Our first shipments back in 1996 were for the fertilizer and farming industries, sinc...

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26th Sep 2016

G.I.S.A. Dinner 2016

On Friday 23rd September the annual Grimsby and Immingham Shipping Association (G.I.S.A) Dinner was held at the Humber Royal Grimsby. GP Shipping continues to be a keen supporter of this dinner which celebrates the success of the shipping community in t...

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21st Sep 2016

Announcement – Online Email Generation

GP Shipping are pleased to announce the roll out of our new online generated operational updates, timesheet and Statement of Fact. All our new updates are now HTML generated and specifically styled to provide a quick recap of vessel status combined with...

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04th Aug 2016

ICS Examinations 2016

GP Shipping is delighted to announce that two of our examination candidates have recorded successes. Nial Delaney from our Pembroke Office passed his final module and has now qualified to apply to become an I.C.S. Member (MICS). Further, Dave Patten fro...

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01st Jul 2016

Senior Promotions at GP Shipping

As part of a longstanding succession plan, Tim Gifford has taken on the role of Group Chairman, with Simon Coghlan becoming the Group Managing Director. Tim and Simon will work closely together to transition Simon fully into this position over the next ...

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20th Jun 2016

Day of the Seafarer 2016

GP Shipping is delighted to recognize that Saturday 25th June is the "Day of the Seafarer 2016”. Outside of the shipping industry, very few people seem to know or even have a care about the work that seafarers do every day, all around the world. The v...

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