H&W completes first Cory barge

Cory's order with Harland & Wolff is for 23 barges (H&W)

Harland & Wolff’s Belfast shipyard (H&W) has completed the first of 23 barges for Cory Group company Riverside Energy Park Ltd as part of a contract to transport recyclable and non-recyclable waste on the River Thames.

The July 2022 announcement was the second of a two stage order from Cory for 12 barges valued at £9.6 million (€10.9 million) followed an initial £8.5 million 11 barge order the previous month.

More recently, Cory ordered two additional Damen Shoalbuster tugs to join its Thames fleet (MJ February 2023).

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