With the construction of the 5th cruise ship terminal of Port Southampton UK well underway, ABP is now inviting readers to get involved with naming the new port building.
ABP is the leading port operator in the United Kingdom with 21 ports and other transport-related businesses creating a national network able to handle an array of cargo. The company contributes GBP 7.5 billion to the economy per year and supports ~119,000 jobs. The current investment programme promises to deliver an extra GBP 1.75 billion every year.
Work at the leading cruise turn-around port in Europe continues on target for the open access and next-generation terminal ready to welcome the largest ships in the world in summer for the 2021 season. The terminal needs a name befitting its significance to the port city and the future of the ship cruise industry.
The new terminal is expected to join the line-up of 4 other world-class cruise ship terminals in the port, named Queen Elizabeth II Cruise Terminal, Ocean Cruise Terminal, Mayflower Cruise Terminal, and City Cruise Terminal.
The cruise terminal is being built in the Western Docks at Berth 102. It will be equipped with shore power and is expected to welcome the world’s largest ships from summer 2021.
Fans have the chance to win a 7-night cruise for two departing from Southampton UK in a balcony cabin via simply submit their name suggestions for the new terminal before April 28, 2021.