Based alongside deep water at the Port of Southampton, Solent Stevedores operates in a key strategic position for international shipping of dry bulk, project and general cargoes to and from the UK.
Alongside ABP, Solent Stevedores has provided major investment to Berth and quayside facilities at the Port of Southampton in recent years and remains the first choice for regular and one off dry bulk, project and general cargo handling shipments to and from the UK.
Dry Bulk Handling and Storage
Solent Stevedores provides receipt, storage and load out services for a variety of dry bulk commodities at berths 107, 108 and the King George V dock at the deep water Port of Southampton.
An 8,000 sq metre TASCC approved storage facility is provided alongside 105 berth to accommodate export cargoes prior to shipment and imported cargo awaiting UK distribution by road or rail. Quayside dry bulk storage is also available at a 7,500 sq metre shed at 201 berth, 4,000 sq metres at 107 berth, and 4,000 sq metres at the Mulberry Terminal (adjacent to 107 berth)
Project Cargo Handling
Since the expansion of the Bulk Terminal site and introduction of new equipment, Solent Stevedores is able to offer a comprehensive level of service to non bulk customers.
With a wide range of equipment and a fully trained, experienced and flexible work force, Solent Stevedores is well placed to meet the lift-on, lift-off requirements of all types of project and general cargo.
Fresh Produce Handling and Storage
Solent Stevedores provides discharge and holding storage for palletised fruit and vegetable imports at the Port of Southampton.
An 14,500 sq metre TASCC approved temperature controlled holding storage facility is provided alongside berths 103-104 to accommodate imported cargo awaiting UK distribution by road or rail.