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YFN - In-person - London East - DP World London Gateway visit

Starts:  Wed. 19 Oct 2022  at 10:00 AM
Venue: DP World London Gateway, SS17 9DY

Get to know DP World London Gateway during this behind-the-scenes visit to London's busiest port

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This event is now SOLD OUT. If you register now you will be placed on the waiting list.


BIFA Young Forwarder Network members will get an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at London Gateway Port with its three berths and a capacity to handle 2.4 million TEU.

Just 10 miles from the M25 and 28 miles from London the port is equipped with top-of-the-range equipment, including some of the largest quay cranes in the world, as well as automation in many areas, such as the truck handling process and stacking yard.


10.00 – 10.10 – Arrive at reception, registration

10.10 – 10.30 - Welcome and introductions with refreshments

10.30 – 10.50 – DP World London Gateway overview

11.00 – 12.30 – Outside Port Tour – Landside / Shipside

12.30 – 13.00 – buffet lunch

13.00 – 14.00 – talk from Marc Tobin – Head of Operations Planning

14.00 – 14.30 – Q&A

Advance booking is essential

Book your space now 


  • All attendees must provide photo ID to security on arrival at the port
  • This is a working port and attendees are expected to follow health & safety instructions
  • Flat shoes and appropriate outdoor clothing are recommended (a coach will convey the group to dockside areas)

Spaces are strictly limited. If you find that you are unable to attend after booking, please cancel your space so that another individual may attend.


PLEASE NOTE: This FREE event is just for young people or those new to the industry and only for employees of BIFA members.

You can find out if your company is a BIFA member via: /member-search


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