Ship-it, Belgium

Ship-It is a multi-modal container terminal
within the Port of Antwerp that offers a wide range of services including :

  • Stevedoring of containers and conventional cargo
  • Container stuffing and stripping services (CFS)
  • Storage services

Ship-It is uniquely located within the locks on the Left Bank of the River Scheldt, in the immediate proximity of Antwerp’s 2 major container hubs at the Deurganckdock. It directly links into the road and rail infrastructure currently serving the Deurganckdock. Ship-It presents a  competitive trimodal service offering waterways, rail and road.

 

Ship-It’s infrastructure  & equipment comprises of : 

  • Quaywall to a depth of -6m, allowing the handling of barges up to medium coasters
  • 48,000m² of closed sheds and double 600m rail tracks
  • Mobile cranes, reachstackers, forklifts…

 

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  Rent-A-Port has invested in the Ship-It
project in tandem with a Belgian infrastructure fund.

Through this investment Rent-A-Port actively seeks to promote the transshipment of marine containers to inland waterway transport, hereby alleviating road congestion.