Catch up on our latest news below.

THPUA provides emergency support for blood bikers
The Tees shipping community has come to the rescue to support a local charity that delivers blood for the NHS.
THPUA member lends an arm to NHS plasma team
A prominent member of the Tees shipping community is the first woman in the UK to donate blood plasma as programme restarts after 35 years. 
THPUA member recognised for breaking the mould
Casper Shipping director, Nikki Sayer wins Breaking the Mould Award at Tees Businesswomen Awards 2021
THPUA members support new seafarer vaccination programme
Teesside’s shipping community has lead the way in launching a new initiative to provide seafarers with Covid vaccinations.
THPUA supports High Tide marathon man
The THPUA donated £1,000 to local charity the High Tide Foundation last week following an epic marathon run from one of the foundation’s trustees.
THPUA supports Teesside Family Foundation
The THPUA donated £1,000 to local charity Teesside Family Foundation last month. To mark the occasion, the THPUA treasurer, Christian Melvin posed for a photo with Teesside Family Foundation’s giant mascot.
THPUA supports Zoe’s Place
The THPUA visited Zoe’s Place in May to present a donation to the charity. A cheque for £1,000 was formerly presented by THPUA treasurer, Christian Melvin.
Tees shippers unite behind Freeport
Teesside’s shipping industry has publicly acknowledged the importance of the region’s new Freeport status – both for the shipping sector and the wider region.
Experienced port operators appointed to steer Tees shipping industry
Gary Dawson, AV Dawson managing director and Garry O’Malley, Redcar Bulk Terminal (RBT) managing director take on the chair and vice chair roles for the industry body, the Tees and Hartlepool Port Users Association (THPUA).
THPUA, ICS & PD Ports donate lifesaving camera to RNLI
Teesside’s shipping community has donated a thermal imaging camera to the RNLI enabling it to increase the effectiveness of its search and rescue operations, and ultimately increasing its capability to save lives.