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Project Cargo

Need to ship something that won’t fit inside a container? Here’s how Solent Gateway can help.

What is Project Cargo?

Project cargo is a broad term, used to describe domestic and international transportation of large, high-value, or critical pieces of equipment. It’s sometimes referred to as ‘heavy lift’, ‘project logistics’, and ‘project forwarding’. 

Solent Gateway provides attention to detail with even the most complex transportation and logistics. Ensuring you remain within timelines, budgets, and safety requirements with transit.

Who uses Project Cargo?

Industries such as oil, gas, wind power and renewable energy. engineering, mining, and construction can be heavily dependent on project cargo transportation – particularly with the need for a detail-oriented process. 

Our team is highly skilled and have years of experience with a variety of different project cargoes. 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.

Getting Started with Project Cargo

Planning is crucial. Solent Gateway will help you come up with a thorough plan for your project, ensuring timely completion and reducing risk of unexpected delays. We’ll also come up with contingency plans, to make sure no event is unpredictable and all alternatives are considered.

Customs (potentially retitle)

Every country has different customs requirements, paperwork, duties, exemptions – the list goes on! We’ll assist you with the regulations you’ll need to consider, and help you ensure the process is smooth sailing from start to finish. Find out more about our Customs services.

Contact Us

If you’re interested in our project cargo service, contact us using our Contact page, to discuss your project.

Why use Solent Gateway?

Our team is highly skilled and have years of experience with a variety of different project cargoes. 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, 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.

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