UK – Southampton
Nominated as the UKs No.1 performing terminal by the Journal of Commerce in 2013, DP World Southampton offers its customers high productivity rates and ability to turn vessels around quickly and efficiently.
Ideally location to be the first or last European port of call, Southampton is only two hours steaming from the international shipping lanes of the English Channel and 100 nautical miles from mainland Europe
DP World Southampton’s customers are offered:
› Easy access to the major UK consumer markets
› Berthing for the largest container ships currently afloat at over 500m in length
› 16 quayside cranes with state-of-the-art super post panamax capability – 24 boxes wide
› Accessibility for the largest and deepest vessels – Dredged to 16 metres, Southampton can further deepen its berths to 17 metres to meet future demand
› A proven track record in delivering consistently high productivity – turning vessels around faster than any other UK port.
› Dedicated road transfer areas – provide guaranteed landside turnaround times that average below 30 minutes.
› The most reliable rail feed service with a near 100% success rate for boxes being delivered on time to the trains – Southampton has the highest share of boxes moving by rail and has spare capacity to grow.
› Live terminal data (online) to tell customers exactly where their box is so cargo can be tracked from ship to shore.
DP World has invested in state of the art container weighing solutions to provide shippers with a seamless service when exporting goods through its UK container terminals. For more information on container weighing please click here https://containerweighing.dpworld.co.uk/#overview
DP World Southampton
+44 (0)23 8070 1701
Berths (no.) 5
Depth Alongside (m) 16
Terminal Area (ha) 88
Nick Loader, Managing Director