Port of London hosted IAPH by the Thames

IAPH member Port of London Authority (PLA) hosted managing director Patrick Verhoeven and business development director Nick Blackmore at the organisation’s headquarters in Gravesend, Kent, on Thursday 21 February. Patrick and Nick met with members of the PLA’s sustainability, commercial, hydrography and harbour master departments and discussed areas for future collaboration. The visit, organised by head of stakeholder engagement Raj Kehal-Livi, continued with a tour of the PLA’s facilities, including a visit to the port control centre (pictured), where the team learned about forthcoming enhancements to the PLA’s VTS operations.


Daniel Daescu, Patrick Verhoeven, Nick Blackmore, Lisa Lewis,

Gary Durkin, John Dillon-Leetch in the PLA’s port control centre at Gravesend