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SCH HANDLES VASCO DA GAMA ON MAIDEN SOUTHAMPTON CALL

SCH has supported the latest addition to the Cruise and Maritime Voyages (CMV) fleet after the 27,000 tons Vasco Da Gama made her maiden call in Southampton. CMV is already a valued customer for SCH and sister company Southern Maritime Services in Liverpool and Portsmouth respectively but it was the first time the group had […]

August 28, 2019 News

SATTY AND RIA PROGRESS SCH CAREERS

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

MAIDEN SOUTHAMPTON CALL OF AZAMARA JOURNEY ADDS TO SCH CRUISE EXPERIENCE

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

SCH SECURES SOUTHAMPTON AGREEMENT WITH NEPTUNE LINES TO HANDLE EUROPEAN RO-RO SERVICE

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

SUMMER OF CRUISE SHIP FIRSTS AT LIVERPOOL

SCH has achieved another notable first in the port of Liverpool by handling its first passenger turnaround call in the port of Cunard Line’s Queen Mary 2.   Some 300 passengers joined other passengers already on board the ship as the 76,000 tonnes liner sailed from Liverpool, where SCH has the contract to handle cruise […]

July 18, 2019 News

SCH DEMONSTRATES HANDLING EDGE TO SUPPORT CELEBRITY CRUISES INNOVATIVE NEW CALLER

SCH has supported the futuristic Celebrity Edge cruise ship on her maiden call in Southampton. The luxury 131,000 tonnes ship, delivered at the end of last year, turned heads as she sailed into the port for the first time after a transatlantic crossing with around 2,500 passengers. SCH supported the disembark and then prepared the ship  for […]

CELEBRITY SILHOUETTE KICKS OFF BUSY 2019 SOUTHAMPTON CRUISE SEASON

SCH has kicked off its 2019 cruise season in Southampton with the handling of the Celebrity Cruises’ visitor Celebrity Silhouette. The call marked the first of some 60 cruise ship calls that SCH will handle during the year, with Celebrity Cruises  base porting Celebrity Silhouette in Southampton and also bringing their newest ship, Celebrity Edge, […]

SCH EXTENDS CRUISE HANDLING CONTRACT WITH LIVERPOOL CITY COUNCIL

Stevedores and port terminal management specialists SCH have been awarded the contract for a further three years with Liverpool City Council to handle all cruise ships calling at Liverpool Cruise Terminal (LCT). The agreement follows an extensive procurement and evaluation exercise and includes the option for an additional two years beyond 2021; this will mean SCH will be the cruise […]

SCH TO REFURBISH 19TH CENTURY PORT BUILDING AS NEW HQ

Stevedoring and terminal management company SCH has acquired one of the oldest buildings adjacent to the Port of Southampton as its new office headquarters. Pilgrim House was built in the second half of the 19th century as the Southampton office of the Board of Trade Mercantile Marine, the administrative organisation for UK seafarers. It was […]

SCH LAUNCHES NEW WEBSITE TO REFLECT GROWING CAPABILITY

SCH has launched a new website to reflect the company’s growing port operations at locations throughout the UK. The site outlines the stevedoring and related services that SCH offers, underlining its position as the leading handler of deep-sea ro-ro cargoes in Southampton and also a significant provider of cruise ship support. SCH was formed nearly […]

February 28, 2019 News
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