Project cargo

What is project cargo?

Project cargo broadly refers to the global transportation or big, bulky, heavy and high-value equipment and parts intended for a given project. It can include shipments of different components that require disassembly for purposes of shipment and reassembly following a delivery.

This type of cargo needs special transportation modes hence its name – “project cargo” or sometimes “heavy lift cargo”.

Furthermore, this sort of cargo tends to have a specific time-frame or specified delivery date that makes these shipments some of the most complex and detailed projects in the entire logistics industry.

How we can help you

Our dedicated and experienced team at Portico leave no room for error.

We can ensure professional terminal handling, storage and transportation of small, medium and large cargo at our modern facility, based at Portsmouth International Port.

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Great location means quick delivery

We’re used to handling loads of all shapes and sizes, with cranes capable of 250 tonne tandem lifts on site.

We’re right next to the UK motorway network too, meaning your cargo can be on the road in next to no time – ideal for just-in-time project management.

Our terminal is just 90 minutes by road to central London.

Birmingham can be reached in around 2.5 hours, which makes us ideally placed for HS2 contractors looking to bring in oversized cargo for the construction of Britain’s new high-speed line.

Contact us today to chat through your project.

Contact the team:

+44 (0)23 9289 0600

commercial.enquiries@porticoshipping.com

You can also use the form below to send a message directly to our team.

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