Author: George Baker

Her Royal Highness was met by local dignitaries and escorted around the site by Verdion CEO Michael Hughes, who presented members of the iPort Rail team, wider iPort development team, funder HOOPP (Healthcare of Ontario Pension Plan), businesses based at iPort and a representative from the iPort Academy. iPort Rail is a state-of-the-art multimodal rail terminal, which is designed to open up the Yorkshire region…

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We can now confirm that Lidl will be accepting applications for the upcoming vacancies at the iPort Distribution site on the Week Commencing 27/08/18.   **UPDATE** – 17/09/18 The Lidl Application is now live again. The iPort Academy is now making appointments for candidates who wish to come in and complete the online application with us. During this appointment we will assess your CV prior…

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  European logistics property specialist Verdion has commenced the next phase of speculative development at iPort Doncaster, its 6 million sq ft logistics and rail freight hub in South Yorkshire. Construction has started on two units of 120,000 sq ft and 60,000 sq ft, which are scheduled for completion in Q3 2018. These units will complement an existing 195,000 sq ft which is complete and…

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iPort Rail

Posted by February 22, 2018

UK’s first intermodal inland rail freight hub for 10 years – Now open and operational   iPort Rail in Doncaster, the UK’s newest intermodal inland rail freight hub, is now open and fully operational, welcoming its first train this week. Located on a 30-acre site within the 337-acre iPort logistics hub, iPort Rail is a state-of-the-art rail freight facility able to accommodate the UK’s longest…

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A new website called Doncaster Works has been launched to provide people and businesses with everything they need to know about work, skills and enterprise.   Coordinated by Doncaster Council’s Skills and Enterprise Team, Doncaster Works will become a one-stop resource for jobs and career opportunities. Doncaster Works will promote job vacancies and apprenticeship opportunities, the available training needed to support business and individuals and…

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  Verdion has completed construction of the new 1.1 million sq ft (102,190 sq m) logistics facility for Amazon at iPort, its 6 million sq ft (557,400 sq m) strategic rail freight interchange in Doncaster, South Yorkshire. The bespoke warehouse is 0.5 kilometres in length – the size equivalent of 14 football pitches – while the building design itself is state of the art, with…

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Amazon have announced they are NOW recruiting for 500 – 800 Permanent roles!   The route to apply will depend on your current employment status. Why do you want to work at Amazon; Fulfilment Associates rates from above NMW Overtime paid at Premium Rates Fixed shift pattern, so you always know when you’ll be working Comprehensive benefits package, including Restricted Stock Units, Contributory Pension Scheme, Private…

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Club Doncaster and The iPort Academy are on the road to success after a new joint sponsorship was announced at the Keepmoat Stadium. The iPort Academy is the Hub for employment at the developing Doncaster iPort Site near the Great Yorkshire Way, Rossington, offering free support to all Doncaster residents. The sponsorship agreement will see the iPort Academy sponsor Rovers midfielder Paul Keegan and Doncaster…

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  It was announced today that Lidl is set to open another brand new distribution centre in Doncaster, becoming the latest household name to join iPort, Verdion’s £500 million multi-modal logistics development. The announcement of the new £70 million warehouse marks another milestone in the supermarket’s ongoing expansion plans within the UK, and follows the opening of Lidl’s newest regional distribution centre in Southampton earlier…

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  Verdion, the European logistics specialist, has handed over the completed 145,000 sq ft (13,470 sq m) logistics unit to Fellowes at iPort in Doncaster, South Yorkshire. Fellowes, the global manufacturer and marketer of office business products, storage and workspace management solutions, will move into IP2b, one of iPort’s new speculatively built units. IP2b is its new UK headquarters and EU shared service building. Michel…

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