Conference | 31 March 2022 | 09:00 - 19:00 |  Bonus Arena, Hull |  #RUKPortsVessels22

Event Partner

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Associated British Ports

Associated British Ports (ABP) is the UK’s leading ports operator with 21 ports and other transport related businesses creating a unique national network capable of handling a vast array of cargo. The company contributes £7.5 billion to the UK economy every year and supports 119,000 jobs. 

ABP is committed to Keeping Britain Trading and supporting real progress towards net zero. It has the scale, strategic position and expertise to support customers in building sustainable supply chains. ABP is decarbonising its own operations, encouraging more freight movements by rail and water and supporting the development of new sources of renewable energy. (

Event Sponsors

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Bibby Marine 


We own and operate Walk to Work Service Operation Vessels, and floating hotels for workers, offering flexible near shore and offshore accommodation. We are a subsidiary of Bibby Line Group, a family-owned British company with a maritime heritage dating back more than 210 years. Bibby Line Group operates internationally in 12 countries and manages over £1billion of funds.



Global Energy Group  & The Port of Nigg


Founded in 2005, Global Energy Group (“GEG”) is one of the UK’s leading Energy sector services providers, and is at the forefront of the global energy transition towards a net zero, low carbon economy

Strategically located in the sheltered waters of the Cromarty Firth and with direct access to the North Sea, GEG owns and operates the Port of Nigg – a world-class facility boasting unrivalled quayside and laydown areas. As a state-of-the-art renewables hub, the port offers unique turnkey solutions to international customers and is ideally located to support the future offshore wind market.

Employing more than 1,500 people, GEG is the largest private employer in the Highlands and Islands of Scotland and is also a significant employer in Aberdeen and Edinburgh.

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Offshore Renewable Energy Catapult 

ORE Catapult was established in 2013 by the UK Government and is part of a network of Catapults set up by Innovate UK in high growth industries. It is the UK’s leading innovation centre for offshore renewable energy. Independent and trusted, with a unique combination of world-leading test and demonstration facilities and engineering and research expertise, ORE Catapult convenes the sector and delivers applied research, accelerating technology development, reducing risk and cost and enhancing UK-wide economic growth.  Active throughout the UK, ORE Catapult has operations in Glasgow, Blyth, Levenmouth, Aberdeen, the Humber, the East of England, the South West and Wales and operates a collaborative research partnership in China. ORE Catapult has established the Floating Offshore Wind Centre of Excellence (FOWCoE) to develop an internationally recognised initiative to reduce the cost of energy from floating wind. The FOWCoE has developed an initial core work programme across four workstreams: Technology development, Supply chain and operations, Development and consent, Delivering Net Zero.


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MMS Offshore 


MMS Offshore Renewable Services Ltd. owns and operates a fleet of multi-purpose, high specification wind farm support vessels.

In addition to our vessel services we also own a ship yard where we carry out ship repairs, new vessel builds and bespoke fabrication projects.

MMS has been operating for over 30 years and is situated in Hull and Grimsby.


Port of Blyth

Port of Blyth


Ideally located midway between Aberdeen and Great Yarmouth, Port of Blyth is a leading UK offshore energy support base with a wealth of experience in supporting major projects in the North Sea.

Offering mobilisation/de-mobilisation support to the renewables industry, Blyth also boasts permanent O&M facilities, cable repair and storage, offshore decommissioning facilities and is home to more than 50 supply chain businesses eager to support the sector.

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Tyne Gangway

Tyne Gangway is a world leader in the design and manufacture of marine access systems, including aluminium gangways, accommodation ladders, shore-based pedestrian access equipment, and special structures. Established in 1934 Tyne Gangway has an extensive heritage in the manufacture of gangways and is the only business of its kind in the UK. The business prides itself on its excellent customer service and exceptional on-time delivery to a worldwide customer base.

Media Partners


Core Media Partner

Digital newsletter and real-time news website tracking renewable energy projects from planning to construction and operation. Providing exclusive business information on the offshore wind sector, reNEWS is a must-read for those involved in this industry. Visit our stand or website to sign up for a free two-month trial subscription.

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Offshore Energy 



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OGV Energy

OGV Energy is the leading engagement platform for the energy sector, focused on delivering real-time industry news, events and digital media solutions. It is our mission to facilitate improved engagement and communication for the Energy sector through utilising our multiple platforms. Our service offering comprises OGV Energy Magazine and our digital engagement is driven by OGV Energy News, OGV Events, OGV Job board, OGV Radio and with a growing global membership of over 200 companies we help organisations to expand their digital footprint and deliver their corporate messaging to their target audience.  The OGV Energy website and App help deliver energy news to circa 400,000 energy professionals every month.

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UK Ports

UK Ports Magazine and Directory is the UK leading ports’ magazine and the only national published, printed, and distributed directory that is circulated, posted and well-received by tens of thousands of subscribers.  From Port managers to Marine and offshore Executives to senior engineering operations and buying staff nationally in the UK ,European Ports & USA it is the 'go to' magazine for those looking to buy and sell Ports& Marine equipment and services.  Contact us to receive a complimentary copy. For your company details to be included, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


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AREG is the original energy transition organisation, working on behalf of members to empower the energy supply chain and champion its expertise. With more than 190 diverse members, AREG wants the north-east of Scotland to be a world-leading centre of excellence for the production and use of renewable energy.

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The Business Network for Offshore Wind

The Business Network for Offshore Wind is a nonprofit, educational organization with a mission to develop the offshore wind renewable energy industry and its supply chain. The Network partners with industry and government to build an innovative supply chain that will create and sustain jobs, benefiting local economies and ensuring a cost-effective clean energy portfolio. We advance this through collaboration, education, and innovation, bringing together global developers, policymakers, academia, and leading experts to grow this new and vital offshore wind industry that provides a practical solution to climate change and creates well-paying jobs.

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The Carbon Trust

The Carbon Trust is at the forefront of the offshore wind industry and we will continue to work closely with governments, developers, supply chain, and innovators to accelerate the global development of offshore wind. Our mission is to enable the scale up of offshore wind markets and to fulfil its potential as a globally competitive energy technology that will help us transition to a sustainable, low carbon economy.

  • Our mission is to accelerate the delivery of a sustainable, low carbon economy.

  • We believe offshore wind has a critical role to play in delivering a low carbon energy system, as a global competitive technology.

  • We have accelerated cost reduction and stimulated the supply chain by working with governments and industry since 2008.

Climate 17

We are recruitment specialists across Clean Energy & Sustainability markets. Our team has been recruiting in renewable energy since 2007, and we have an extensive network of professionals within this sector. To hear more about how we can help, get in touch, and speak with one of our specialist consultants.

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Energi Coast

Energi Coast is the North East of England’s Offshore Wind Cluster.

Made up of more than 30 key regional businesses and stakeholder organisations involved in offshore wind, The group works to promote the region as a key hub for servicing both the UK and International offshore wind markets.

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East of England Energy Group (EEEGR)

The East of England Energy Group (EEEGR) was launched on 29 March 2001 as a not-for-profit trade body to represent the energy sector and its supply chain in the East of England. We now have more than 200 member businesses. 

EEEGR’s core programmes and projects are geared towards the sustainable development of the energy industry in the East of England, to help it thrive.

We are committed to the delivery of benefits to our members, including networking opportunities, gaining new business and the development of the regional skill-set, through a comprehensive programme of events and activities.

Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC)

Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) is a member-based organisation that represents the entire wind energy sector. The members of GWEC represent over 1,500 companies, organisations and institutions in more than 80 countries, including manufacturers, developers, component suppliers, research institutes, national wind and renewables associations, electricity providers, finance and insurance companies. See more:

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Business development experts for the energy sector. We work on behalf of our members and partners to put companies of all sizes in touch with the best, most innovative UK supply chain businesses. We are the best route to business in the energy sector.

Scottish Renewables

Scottish Renewables is the voice of Scotland’s renewable energy industry. Our vision is for Scotland leading the world in renewable energy.

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Team Humber Marine Alliance

THMA is a dynamic membership organisation – critical to the success of the marine, maritime and offshore sectors in the Humber and beyond.

It is a highly influential, not-for-profit business, focused on revitalising the “Blue Economy” sector and integral to the offshore wind supply chain in the Humber as well as the wider business activities of the Humber ports.

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The Workboat Association

The Workboat Association (est.1994), provides to a growing industry of workboat Owners, Operators, Stakeholders and independent Professionals from within the UK and Internationally. The WA’s support comes in a range of regularly organised events and publications, campaigns and collaborations to support the industry from your first day as a workboat Apprentice to operating your businesses across of the Globe



Sponsorship opportunities

Do you want to speak at the event, or shape individually focussed series topics, or the whole series, why not become a sponsor?
This and much more partner opportunities are available, please contact a member of the RenewableUK team listed below.

Programme delivery and speakers  

Evie Hoolahan
Conference Producer | RenewableUK
Mob: +44 (0)7815 550 969

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Vicky Mant
Director of Business Development | RenewableUK
Phone : +44 (0)20 7901 3011

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