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Container Storage, Repair & Maintenance

The UK’s Premier Container Handling team

Located just 15 minutes away from the port of Southampton.

Solent Gateway’s off-dock empty container storage yard provides a broad range of next-generation empty container handling and storage services from the UK’s fastest growing logistics hub.

In addition to laden and empty container storage, Solent Gateway also offers direct rail access, reducing the requirement for containers to be delivered by road.

Solent Gateway is committed to providing top class customer service, as well as a fully tailored storage solution, with capability available for long and short term storage. 

How can Solent Gateway help me with containers?

Alongside Solent Gateway’s extensive storage capabilities, we can also provide extra services such as cleaning, maintenance and repair of containers, providing you with a full turnkey logistics service. 

Solent Gateway is also one of the UK’s tax and customs freeport sites, meaning that you are exempt from paying duty on containers stored with us.

Solent Gateway also has extensive hardstanding space to securely store your containers, ensuring they are well maintained by our professional team. We have up to 6,000 TEU storage capacity and an on-site security team (with no public access to the facility) to keep your containers safe.

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This is a unique opportunity for access to a Freeport Tax and Customs site. We are creating 225 acres of high quality multimodal port capacity with outstanding connectivity by sea, rail and road.

Why use Solent Gateway?

Our team is highly skilled and has years of experience with container handling and maintenance. Our proven track record can assure you that regardless of the shape, size, weight or complexity of your cargo, we can help you with every single step of the shipping process.

We offer a variety of project cargo services, covering a variety of industries. We can cover break bulk, heavy lift, high value cargo and can use RoRo and LoLo vessels where possible to ensure your cargo is moved safely and securely. Also, Solent Gateway has been announced as one of the UK Freeports in the Solent cluster, meaning any logistics complications are a little easier to navigate.

We take pride in ensuring that your cargo is handled safely and efficiently at every step, and if our process needs to adapt to suit the needs of your business, we are incredibly agile and will make sure we can do everything we can to guide you through the project.

We can also provide the additional services that come with complex heavy lifts including freight forwarding, warehousing, haulage and customs clearance. We understand that the process of getting some larger shipments can take time and a lot of steps, but we are diligent and will be with you every step of the way. Get in contact with Solent Gateway today to discuss your cargo needs and how we can help you.