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SCH employees Satty Kaur and Ria Gillespie have taken the next step on the professional ladder by earning qualifications that enhance their respective roles. Satty has secured a level four Certificate in Professional Digital Marketing after completing a one-year on-line course that included modules in marketing, integrated communications and digital marketing. The qualification also involved […]

August 7, 2019 News


Azamara Cruises luxury mid-sized vessel  Azamara Journey has become  the latest addition to SCH’s fleet of cruise ships handled after the ship made her maiden call in Southampton. The 30,000 tonnes vessel arrived in the port from the Channel islands with over 600 guests before a similar number embarked for a 12-night Baltic capitals cruise. SCH managed […]

July 30, 2019 News


Leading Southampton-based terminal operators SCH have secured a handling agreement to load and discharge all Neptune Lines ro-ro vessels calling in the Port of Southampton. Neptune Lines is one of the leading independent car carrier operators in the short sea transportation sector worldwide. The company is a finished vehicle logistics provider, offering transportation and shipping […]

July 29, 2019 News

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
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