About Peel Ports Group

Hunterston PARC is owned and managed by Peel Ports Group, part of the Peel Group, which is a leading infrastructure, transport and real estate investor in the UK.

Peel Ports Group is the UK’s second largest port group, owning and operating six of the UK’s most important ports (Liverpool, Heysham, Manchester Ship Canal, Medway (Sheerness / Chatham), Clydeport and Great Yarmouth). It also operates a container terminal in Dublin and owns BG Freight Line, which provides short sea container services between the UK, Ireland and mainland Europe and feeder services between the UK and Ireland. Peel Ports Group has recently acquired Quality Freight (UK), which provides chartering and port services from a 40 acre multi modal facility at Ellesmere Port in Cheshire.

Peel Ports handles 60 million tonnes of cargo every year. 13% of the total UK major ports traffic flows through ports operated by the Group. Headquartered in Liverpool, it employs around 1,600 staff, and had revenue of £760m and EBITDA of £266m for the year ended 31 March 2019.

Peel Ports Group are progressive and at the leading edge of transport and handling facilities, offering a long-term commitment to investment and collaboration with our commercial partners. The national, international and global companies we work with are more than just customers we service – they are partners we help to grow and succeed.