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PLA News Releases




The first shipload of earth from Crossrail’s new tunnels under central London has arrived at Wallasea Island in Essex.

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First shipment of Crossrail spoil arrives at Wallasea

At 6.00 am this morning the bulk carrier Amber suffered engine failure and ran aground.

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Incident in Gravesend Reach - 15 November - UPDATE

MS Adeline, the latest addition to CLdN’s fleet of ro-ro freight vessels is to be christened in a ceremony held on the River Thames on Friday 26th October.

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New vessel to be christened on Thames

The PLA is advising boaters and pedestrians that Richmond Lock and Weir will be out of action for around six weeks, starting this weekend.

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Richmond Lock and Weir Maintenance Works

A behind-the-scenes insight into the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Pageant.

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Behind the Royal Wave

The first shipment of Crossrail excavated material has arrived at Wallasea Island

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First shipment of Crossrail spoil transported on Thames

The last of the cruise ships, sailing vessels and super yachts which came for the Olympics have now been guided down the Thames from central London.

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PLA Pilots Guide Olympic Ships Out of Thames

The PLA is ready for a rush of vessels leaving the Thames in the days after the London Olympics Closing Ceremony.

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PLA clears the decks for post-Olympic sprint

The PLA says that trade through the Port of London in the first six months of 2012 was down by 1.664 million tonnes (6.85%), compared to the same period last year.

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Port of London Trade down 6% in first six months

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