A new multimillion-euro deepwater port is to be developed in


In this picture taken on November 16, 2020 dockyard workers carry maintenance works on the hull of a ship on the banks of the Buriganga River in Char Kaliganj on the outskirts of Dhaka. – Rivers are the lifeblood of the delta nation of 168 million people where much of the low-lying land is accessed via boat, with Bangladesh’s strong economic growth of recent years fuelling more investments in new and bigger ships. (Photo by Munir UZ ZAMAN / AFP) (Photo by MUNIR UZ ZAMAN/AFP via Getty Images)

he port, to be built north of Bremore Head, will provide additional capacity in the wake of Brexit.

It will also become a hub for renewable energy projects.

Drogheda Port Company, who’s behind the project, says it will act as a landing site, assembly point and support centre for wind turbines.