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For almost 40 years ALS’ knowledgeable and experienced in house teams have prided themselves in providing clients with one local point of contact, specialising in unique, multimodal solutions for oversized, abnormal, exceptional and difficult cargo shipments in a range of industries by road, rail, air and sea both nationally and internationally.
This expanding UK based shipping specialist offers a range of logistical services to the shipping industry and now includes:
Steel frames with steel or PVC roof upto 60m single span and 14m eaves (any length), suitable for all geographies and industrial applications including
Warehouse ambient & chilled
Production & assembly
Canopies & Loading areas
Also, aluminium-framed "temporary buildings", with fair advice on when suitable.
All buildings are site-assembled but prefab and modular which can be relocated, shortened, extended or integrated with your existing facilities. Bespoke sizes, shapes, designs and projects welcome.
All buildings fully comply with all relevant British Safety Standards and Building Regulations etc and offered as a turnkey solution, selected fittings or building shell only - for outright purchase, lease purchase or rental.
We also have in-house expertise in all manner of fittings & intralogistics including racking, materials handling and robotic automation.
Contact us today to start the conversation or request a site visit:
Empty container handling up to four times faster with BLOK
BLOK container products deliver a complete solution for all aspects of empty container handling and potential solutions to make future laden handling much more efficient.
BLOK makes the process faster, safer and greener while enabling terminals to make more money with less work and delivers faster turn-around for shipping lines, which can be deployed for ‘slow sailing’ saving fuel and emissions.
BLOK Spreaders are electric spreader adaptors stationed at the port which convert any spreader into a tandem lift spreader able to lift blocks of 2 columns of empty VTLs in one lift.
BLOK Trailers guide, transport and then feed twistlocks into the corner castings. Automatic jigging speeds up spreader operations.
The BLOK Rig automatically strips and feeds SATs into the corner castings and will remove and fit the twistlocks from containers in single, tandem and VTL. The basic manual BLOK Rig can fit four twistlocks semi-automatically under a container, and remove four twistlocks semi-automatically from a container.
The BLOK Cert also makes use of the BLOK Rig and offers a proof test load and certification.
Contact BLOK Container Systems on 0044 1926 611700 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Bolloré Logistics is a subsidiary of Bolloré, a highly diversified, independent industrial group that ranks among the world’s top 10 in transport and logistics. Bolloré Logistics has developed a powerful network spread across 105 countries, with 601 offices and 21,000 professionals responding to your specific requirements.
Briggs Equipment is the exclusive national distributor in the UK for the Hyster and Yale ranges of forklift trucks and other materials handling equipment so there are literally hundreds of ways in which we can help your business.
We’re flexible enough to support you whether you’re looking to buy new or used equipment, hire machinery for a short or long term period or simply to choose a service partner who will become a trusted part of your operations. You have access to the best technical advice and our engineers can respond 24 hours a day.
Based in Gravesend in the UK, Deep Sea & Coastal Pilots is one of the largest deep sea pilotage agencies in Europe. Founded over 60 years ago, Deep Sea and Coastal Pilots Ltd has a strong reputation within the industry and prides itself on the quality of its service. All of the pilots are at the forefront of any regulatory changes and have an extensive, and detailed, understanding of the English Channel and Northern European waters. We also provide our bespoke Navigational Auditing Services (compliant with the OCIMF Tanker Management Self-Assessment programme) as well as Offshore VTS Pilot services to the oil and gas exploration industry
Dublin Port Company is a self-financing, private limited company wholly ownedby the State, whose business is to manage Dublin Port, Ireland’s premier port. Dublin Port Company provides world-class facilities, services, accommodation and lands in the harbour for ships, goods and passengers.
For further information contact Charlie Murphy on +353 1 8876000or visit www.dublinport.ie
By providing value for money, quality products and unsurpassed levels of service to our customers at all times resulting in Forklift Solutions Ltd being recognised as one of the best independent forklift companies to deal with.
Our first class workforce delivers the highest levels of customer service with over 95+ years of combined industry experience in the Materials Handling Industry.
Committing to the ‘do it once, do it well’ mentality and operating to the industry’s own CFTS Quality Assurance Procedural Code, we can assure our customers that we will reach and surpass the requisite standards.
Forklift Solutions Ltd specialise in Short & Long Term Hire, Sales, Service & Operator Training to our customers.
We specialise in Heavy Duty Forklift Trucks from 1ton to 32 ton in stock and are the main dealers for the Industry leading Still Range of Products & Equipment.
For further information please contact Mark Smith on 0191 461 1587 or visit www.forkliftsolutions.info
Forth Ports was established in 1967 as a Port Authority and through continued investment and acquisitions we have grown to be the 3rd largest port operator in the UK. We employ over 1000 full time employees and handled over 41m tonnes of cargo in 2017. We are freehold land owners of all our ports and when combining the port operations of loading and discharging vessel and land based services we can provide a truly portcentric solution to all cargo types, which benefits the customer, local and UK economies while driving environmental improvements within the supply chain.
We own and operate 8 commercial ports: Port of Tilbury (London), Forth Ports Grangemouth, Forth Ports Dundee, Forth Ports Leith (Edinburgh), Forth Ports Rosyth, Forth Ports Methil, Forth Ports Burntisland and Forth Ports Kirkcaldy. Our 8 ports are located within close proximity to the major economic cities of England and Scotland.
In addition to the commercial ports we also provide an important service as the river authority for the Firth of Forth and the River Tay. Our marine department (FTNS) manages and operates an area of 280 square miles of navigable waters, including two specialised marine terminals for oil and gas exports. The department delivers a consistent high level of service in ships handling, pilotage, navigation, conservancy and towage. FTNS also manages and operates two specialised marine terminals for oil and gas exports.
Transportation of the Highest level - Covering the world.
Gondrand UK are a leading Air Freight, Sea Freight and Total Logistics company covering Europe & Worldwide.
UK Head Office Dagenham.
UK Branches at Bradford, Birmingham, Glasgow & Heathrow.
For Further details Visit www.gondrand.co.uk or Contact Paul Spencer on +44 (0) 1932 783552
Great Businesses with Great Brands Choose Great Bear
Great Bear is a leading UK ambient 3PL business providing nationwide contract logistics and supply chain management services to a wide range of companies.
As an ambient logistics business, Great Bear manage in excess of 8 million sq. ft. of warehousing and operate a large modern commercial vehicle fleet, coupled with an extensive added value service offering. The business has the ability to collect from ports, handling all devanning and palletisation of container stock and can also arrange export shipments and the associated paperwork.
Great Bear’s scale and capability as a leading logistics provider allows them to meet the requirements of their customers and those of their customers day in, day out.
Great Bear has built a reputation within the industry by fostering long-term relationships that are based on the core principal of customer service excellence. By collaborating closely with their clients and developing a deep understanding of their requirements, both operationally and strategically; this, along with their passion for development and innovation ensures both Great Bear and its customers remain at the forefront.
Great Bear has substantial and proven start-up and change management expertise, having managed large scale warehouse design and build and network change projects for its customers. The business has proven time and again that in choosing Great Bear, customers get the capabilities and sophistication of a big operator but with the focus and attention of a smaller more boutique service provider.
Great Bear is part of Culina Group. Culina Group is the market-leading UK based food and drink logistics provider across the chilled and ambient temperature ranges, providing warehousing, distribution, contract packing and a series of value added solutions.
Culina Group entered the food and drink logistics arena in 1994, beginning as a modest single site operation with a year one turnover of £7m. However, a responsible growth strategy has seen the company develop an enviable network spanning the UK and Ireland, while it now presents an impressive £650m+ turnover and operates 60+ sites, many of which are near to UK Ports.
Culina Group is proud to work with some of the world’s leading brands and manufacturers, plus a multitude of own-label producers and developing companies. Importantly, Culina Group’s strategic focus is on food and drink logistics within a shared-user environment, which is driven by volume and critical mass. This ultimately delivers an efficient and cost effective solution for clients.
Culina Group is committed to future proofing its business by investing in its people, network, systems, sector and the environment, which will ensure it continues to provide clients with a robust supply chain platform that can be trusted to perform in a challenging and dynamic industry.
Great Bear Distribution Limited
Field Lane, Tattenhall, Chester CH3 9RF
Tel: 01829 772200
Through continual development with both customers and manufacturers, IMP is able to lead in new product development, provide an effective supply system and meet the growing needs of its customers.
IMP believes that its success is the result of the value it places on customer relations, the quality and completeness of its product range and the commitment and enthusiasm to providing the very best in product solutions.
From our base in Southwest Scotland, we operate our fleet of Mobile Cranes, Timber Haulage Vehicles, Timber Handling Vehicles and Port Handling Equipment for clients in the UK and across Europe.
From our base in Southwest Scotland, we operate our fleet of Mobile Cranes,Timber Haulage Vehicles, Timber Handling Vehicles and Port Handling Equipment for clients in the UK and across Europe.
Navigator Terminals is an independent bulk liquid storage provider with over 1.28 million cubic metres of storage available. We operate four terminals, each strategically located in major UK ports and serving key demand centres within the UK.
The Thames facility is the largest bulk liquid storage petroleum terminal in the UK. The terminal has more than 64 dedicated road loading points, including fully automated bottom loading facilities and remote ordering and access to the site.
• Capacity – 378,000 cbm (Across 86 Tanks)
• Access – Vessel and Truck
• Berths – 3 Vessels Draft 10.5m
• Products – Petroleum products, Bitumen and Avgas
Services – Blending, heating, Lab on site, Dedicated systems, weighing, Nitrogen blanketing, additives, marking and dyeing, vapour recovery unit, road tanker parking and full automated truck loading.
Peterson UK has provided integrated logistics & Decommissioning services to the world’s leading players in the oil and gas exploration and production industry since 1968.Our in-depth knowledge and experience covers all aspects of the supply chain in many industries including agriculture, energy, forestry, sustainability and textiles. Upholding our integrity is paramount to Peterson and Control Union.
It is proud to deliver cost-effective and innovative offshore solutions that meet the highest possible standards of safety to man and the environment.
For further details contact James Leask on
Tel : 01595 94242 or visit www.onepeterson.com
Rix Sea Shuttle provides a premium shuttle service from the coast of the UK to offshore wind farms for a range of blue-chip clients. Our high specification boats combined with 140 years of shipping experience and deep local knowledge puts us in the ideal position to transport your technicians to and from the wind farms.
Rix Sea Shuttle is a family-run business that understands the importance of looking after your technicians. Our knowledgeable crew works hard to keep your team happy, secure and on time all the time. We hold accreditations for ISO 14001, ISO 9001 and OHSAS 18001 so you can be assured you’re in safe hands.
For further information contact Nick Allen on 01482 338833 or visit www.rixseashuttle.co.uk
Seatruck was established in 1996 to meet the Irish Sea transportation needs of the haulage industry. It started with just one vessel, dedicated to filling a gap in the market for a freight operation serving Ireland. Specialising in the growing unaccompanied market, Seatruck’s established route structure provides an independent alternative for haulage operators wanting an economical and reliable service across the Irish Sea.
For further information please contact 01524 855 377or visit www.seatruckferries.com
Spaciotempo is a specialist provider of temporary and semi-permanent buildings to the UK and Ireland.
Our temporary buildings are designed, manufactured and installed inhouse and every building is fully structurally calculated based on its proposed location in the country. Our structures also comply with the same British Safety Standards for Wind and Snow loading as traditional permanent buildings.
Boasting an open and clear span, our structures provide the perfect solution for warehousing, and storage at height. Quick to install, they provide a cost-effective and rapid solution to storage and warehousing requirements, at a fraction of the cost of a permanent structure.
Spaciotempo offers a full range of ancillaries, and project management services, such as planning service, and a flexible contracts which allow buildings to be purchased outright, or hired for as little as three months.
The modular nature of our temporary buildings means that they are able to be dismantled when no longer needed – we can relocate them on site, and even extend them if more space is required.
With over 45 years’ experience in the temporary building industry, Spaciotempo’s team has an unbeatable collective knowledge. We will assist and guide you through every step of your temporary building hire period, from an initial site survey, through to installation, and eventually removal of your temporary structure. When you work with Spaciotempo, you will enjoy the best possible engineering and customer service available.
For further information contact Spaciotempo on 01889 569 569 or visit www.spaciotempo.co.uk
Travel with Stena Line to great destinations in Europe
Our passion for delivering great service has helped us to become the biggest ferry company in Europe. We have the largest fleet as well as the widest selection of routes to Ireland, Holland, Scandinavia and beyond!
Taking a vacation with your car is a relaxing, stress free and exciting way to travel. With no baggage charges you can pack it all in and experience the freedom to travel where you want, when you want!
For further details contact Andy Kane on 028 90884004 or
email email@example.com or visit www.stenaline.co.uk
TBA Leicester (formerly CSA Ltd) is a leading software development, integration and warehouse automation refurbishment company for the intermodal and logistics industries. The company joins sister sites TBA Doncaster and TBA Delft as part of Konecranes PLC.
TBA Leicester develops the class-leading Autostore TOS for port operators and Autostore WMS for supply chain and warehousing businesses worldwide - with clients across the UK, EU, Scandinavia, the Baltic, the Middle East and Australasia.
Autostore TOS optimises container cargo handling operations for improved speed, efficiency and profitability, controlling the physical movement and storage of containerised cargo as well as MHE and human resources across coastal or inland container terminals,
Autostore TOS blends 25 years of cargo, inventory management and automation excellence. Clients include: ABP, Deutsche Bahn, Martrade GmbH, Malcolm Logistics, PCC Intermodal, Port of Lyon, Port of Tyne, Qatofin, Saha, SCA.
Thor Shipping & Transport (TST) is pleased to announce in co-operation with Sun Lines successful continuation of weekly short sea service From Antwerp and Velsen to the Sweden East coast, deploying the MV Odin & MV Frej.
With a guaranteed weekly departure on Thursdays (Antwerp) and Fridays (Velsen) arriving in Södertälje (Mondays) and Västerås (Tuesdays).
The total roundtrip will be Antwerp, Velsen, Södertälje, Västerås, Oxelosund& Hull.
The total roundtrip will be Antwerp, Velsen, Södertälje, Västerås, Oxelosund& Hull.
At Antwerp the ASI terminal will be called and in Velsen the MEO terminal.
At Antwerp the ASI terminal will be called and in Velsen the MEO terminal.
The Thor Group is a specialized, international provider of integrated logistics service and we provide support to trade and industry in the following areas: · Land transport · Sea transport · Logistics TST Amsterdam, Antwerp, Durban, Johannesburg and Västerås are companies active in Logistics. Together we serve the needs of manufacturing companies providing full-service, seamless solutions to the complexities of supply chain management and assisting clients to achieve a greater return on assets. Whatever your needs, our empowered employee-owners are ready to put our ISO certified methods to work for you.
The Thor Group is a specialized, international provider of integrated logistics service and we provide support to trade and industry in the following areas:
· Land transport
· Sea transport
TST Amsterdam, Antwerp, Durban, Johannesburg and Västerås are companies active in Logistics. Together we serve the needs of manufacturing companies providing full-service, seamless solutions to the complexities of supply chain management and assisting clients to achieve a greater return on assets. Whatever your needs, our empowered employee-owners are ready to put our ISO certified methods to work for you.For further information contact Thomas Bryan on +44(0)1482 718111or visit www.thorshipping.com