With over thirty years of experience gained in the port sector, we can operate within a range of global ports of any size, type of throughputs or marine settings. The combination of hands-on technical expertise and high-level management experience makes Burns Ports and Logistics an industry-leading independent consultant.

We believe that the organisational structure of a port is crucial to its success. For this reason, we create versatile strategies which integrate seamlessly into day-to-day port operations. This means that our clients are safe in the knowledge that our services help you to work more efficiently from day one.

Professionals in creating port management structures that have a real impact on maximising profits and company growth, Burns Ports and Logistics provide cost-effective port solutions, with everything from infrastructure procurement, development and maintenance including: breakwaters, dredging, coastal works, highways and bridges and range of port buildings and equipment. 

  • Business strategy 
  • Marine operations
  • Port engineering
  • Estate management
  • Environmental
  • Security
  • Port infrastructure
  • Health & Safety

We view port management as a commercial enterprise, which is why we fine-tune all aspects of port management to assist in creating an efficient process that boosts overall productivity. All management operations take into consideration the highest level of safety standards and security, ensuring each port and its employees are protected.


Port Management Restructure to Enhance Operations Across a Ports Network in Scotland

To meet the changing needs across a network of 50 ports on Scotland’s west coast and Hebridean Islands many supporting lifeline connections to isolated communities BP&L were appointed to conduct a strategic review.

Find out more