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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

SCH and Portland Port Combine to Get Azores Sailing

Stevedores SCH teamed up with Portland Port to ensure that Cruise and Maritime Voyages (CMV) made a successful start to the 2015 season with a swift turnaround for the vessel Azores after she was diverted at the end of a 30-day Caribbean voyage. The Azores was due to return to Avonmouth with some 400 passengers […]

March 17, 2015 Post Comment News

SCH Secures New Contract with RCCL as Anthem of the Seas Debuts in Southampton

Port terminal operators Southampton Cargo Handling (SCH) have been awarded a three-year contract by Royal Caribbean Cruises Lines (RCCL) to provide passenger and stores services for their cruise ships calling in the Port of Southampton. The latest agreement extends a relationship between SCH and RCCL that has spanned more than ten years, during which time […]

March 17, 2015 Post Comment News

IMPORTERS OFFERED NEW ALTERNATIVE AS SCH SECURES BONDED WAREHOUSE STATUS

Freight management company Southampton Cargo Handling (SCH) has strengthened its warehouse business in South Hampshire after receiving HM Customs and Excise approval for bonded status. SCH moved into a 40,000 square feet facility at Totton earlier this year and the bonded approval means that by storing goods in the warehouse when they are brought into […]

December 2, 2014 Post Comment News

Service companies help Port achieve high-flying status…

Southampton’s port has been named as one of the best in the country. ABP Port of Southampton was highly commended in the ‘Port of the Year’ category at last month’s National Transport Awards, coming second only to Port of Tyne. It is the latest in a series of accolades for the port, which holds the […]

November 5, 2014 Post Comment News

SCH Supports Port of Southampton’s Valuable Economic Contribution

Port terminal operating company Southampton Cargo Handling (SCH) is playing a key role in helping to make the Port of Southampton a valuable generator of regional and national economic wealth. An independent report from consultants Arup into the contribution made by Associated British Ports’ (ABP) Southampton facility shows that the port contributes £990 million to […]

October 23, 2014 Post Comment News
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