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Southampton Port Company SCH Renews Contract with RO-RO Line Hoegh Autoliners

Port terminal operators Southampton Cargo Handling (SCH) have signed a contract with leading roll-on/roll-off shipping line Hoegh Autoliners to continue servicing its vessel calls in the Port of Southampton for a further three years. The new contract extends a relationship that spans more than 25 years since the inception of SCH, with Oslo-based Hoegh also […]

November 4, 2015 News

SCH Salutes Southampton’s Top Port Award

Port terminal Operators SCH have welcomed the 2015 National Transport Awards which have recognised Southampton as the UK’s Port of the Year. Southampton beat off stiff competition to claim the award with judges impressed by Associated British Port’s drive to constantly improve operations and facilities. The port has invested some £150 million in new facilities […]

October 14, 2015 Post Comment News

Sister Company CPS Names Among Top Worldwide Cruise Suppliers

SCH sister company Cruise and Passengers Services (CPS) has been named as a finalist in the prestigious annual Seatrade Cruise Awards announced at the Seatrade Europe Cruise and River Cruise Convention in Hamburg. CPS was judged to be one of the top three companies in the supplier  of the year  to the global cruise industry […]

September 29, 2015 Post Comment News

SCH Handles World’s Biggest Car Carrier on Maiden Southampton Call

Port terminal operators Southampton Cargo Handling (SCH) have handled the world’s largest Pure Car and Truck Carrier (PCTC) on its maiden call in the Port of Southampton. Höegh Autoliners’ Höegh Target is the first in a series of six Post Panamax vessels under the New Horizon design that will be delivered over the next 18 […]

September 9, 2015 Post Comment News

IT Improvements Enable CPS to Enhance Passenger Care Parking Services

SCH sister company Cruise and Passenger Services (CPS) has strengthened its position as the UK’s leading valet parking company for serving cruise ship passengers by upgrading bespoke hardware and software systems used by operatives at each of its ports. CPS has operations at Southampton, Liverpool, Portsmouth and  Oban in Scotland, ensuring the safe keeping of some 75,000 […]

August 4, 2015 Post Comment News

SCH Secures Agreement to Handle Saga Cruise Ships in Southampton

  Port terminal operators Southampton Cargo Handling (SCH) have expanded their portfolio of cruise passenger work after being appointed by Saga Cruises to handle all their ships calling in the Port of Southampton. SCH, already a key player in helping to maintain Southampton’s position as Europe’s leading port for cruise ship turnaround operations, will provide […]

June 15, 2015 Post Comment News

New Racking Set to Boost Business at Totton Warehouse

An increase in warehouse space by cargo management specialists Southampton Cargo Handling (SCH) is set to boost business at the company’s facilities at Totton. SCH has invested in warehouse racking that will enable it to store up to 2,000 pallets at the modern 40,000sq.ft  bonded facilities. The company regularly handles a wide range of commodities […]

April 27, 2015 Post Comment News

SCH Utilises Expertise to Service New Royal Caribbean International Cruise Ship

Terminal operators Southampton Cargo Handling (SCH) are utilising their considerable experience in handling cruise vessels to service the biggest cruise ship to call in the port of Southampton. Royal Caribbean International’s Anthem of the Seas has marked her maiden call in the port with a busy schedule of short promotional cruises showing off the impressive […]

April 20, 2015 Post Comment News

SCH Stevedores Generate Power Move to South America

Hundreds of tonnes of gas turbine generators have been loaded out of Southampton Docks by stevedores SCH bound for Colombia. The three-day operation to load containers, large crates and other casings, including turbines, power cables and controls, was the latest leg of a journey from the Siemens’ plant on Humberside to South America where the […]

April 14, 2015 Post Comment News

Liz Joins SCH Warehouse Team with Eyes on Expansion

Freight management specialists Southampton Cargo Handling (SCH) have recruited Liz Foster as warehouse manager as they look to expand the business at their 40,000 sq.ft. bonded facility at Totton. Liz joins from international freight forwarders WE Deane where she spent ten years, latterly managing the company’s warehouses at Eastleigh, Derby and Liverpool, along with the […]

March 24, 2015 Post Comment News
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