Siemens submits plan for turbine factory at Hull port

Siemens is submitting plans to develop a wind turbine factory in Hull, it announced yesterday. The German manufacturer is handing in a joint application with the Associated British Ports (ABP) to Hull City Council to demolish existing buildings at Alexandra Dock and develop new facilities. The proposals include plans for offices and a helicopter landing […]

Business Secretary visits port to UK green future

Business Secretary Vince Cable has toured Alexandra Dock where Siemens plans to build an £80 million wind turbine factory expected to be operational by 2014. Associated British Ports will build a £100 million deepwater berth to handle the new generation of large offshore wind developments. Business Secretary Vince Cable said the port signified a shift […]