• Tender process opens for La Linea commercial centre

    Tender process opens for La Linea commercial centre0

    The tender process has opened up for a 40,000-square metre commercial and leisure centre and two new chiringuitos alongside Marina Alcaidesa and Avenida Principe de Asturias in La Línea de la Concepción. The news was welcomed by La Línea Mayor Juan Franco, who said he was “satisfied” with the announcement. He said: “We will see

  • Port promotion

    Port promotion0

    VTSO Shane Ramagge has recently been promoted to the rank of Port Officer. Mr Ramagge joined the Gibraltar Port Authority in December 2014 and since then has been able to develop his skills to allow him to take on his new role. CEO and Captain of the Port (Acting), Manuel Tirado took the opportunity to

  • Port welcomes two new VTS operators

    Port welcomes two new VTS operators0

    The Gibraltar Port Authority’[s (GPA) latest recruits have successfully qualified as Vessel Traffic Service (VTS) Operators following an extensive period of training in the UK. James Valarino and Jason Costa have both returned from the South Tyneside College near Newcastle following an intense seven week course which provided their VHF radio, radar and VTS training

  • Promotions at the Gibraltar Port Authority

    Promotions at the Gibraltar Port Authority0

    Internal promotions have recently taken place at the Gibraltar Port Authority, with David Pincho being appointed as Senior Port Officer and Jason Duarte being appointed as Deputy VTS Manager. Mr Pincho has been at the Port since 2006 and has held a number of positions in the Port where he has gained vital experience to

  • Port updates its handbook

    Port updates its handbook0

    The Gibraltar Port Authority has updated its Port Handbook and the new version 2018-2020 is now available in both hard copy and also on the Port website. The new version includes a number of articles from various entities with an interest in the Port of Gibraltar and also offers a unique insight into port operations

  • Gibraltar Port Authority joins IAPH

    Gibraltar Port Authority joins IAPH0

    The Gibraltar Port Authority has recently joined the International Association for Ports and Harbours (IAPH) a body that promotes the interest of ports worldwide. The IAPH foster strong member relationships, collaboration and information-sharing that help resolve common issues, advance sustainable practices and continually improve how ports serve the maritime industries. The IAPH comprises some 200