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POL: Felixstowe, UK POD: Chittagong, Bangladesh 25 x 40ft Flat Racks (OOG) 10 x 40ft DV containers 5 x 20ft DV containers Arbour Shipping was pleased to secure the movement of several Lindie Reach Stacker Trucks from UK destined for the Indian Sub-Continent. It was the culmination of several weeks...

POL: Felixstowe, UK POD: Jebel Ali, UAE 1 x 40ft Flat Rack container (in gauge) Weight: 27,500kgs Arbour Shipping were approached by a regular customer to price up a shipment of 1 x 40ft Open Top Container comprising various pieces of Oil Well Equipment. There was an initial problem with...

POL: Mobile, USA POD: Grangemouth, UK Weight: 28,000kgs each Dimensions: 8.86m x 4.02m x 4.02m This is the return cargo of one of our export case studies. The same operation was involved on this return leg as per the outward journey, however, the hose had been spooled off making the...

POL: Southampton, UK POD: Karachi. Pakistan Weight: 60,000kgs Arbour Shipping was approached by another forwarder to assist them in the movement of a Forging Press Unit which weighed a staggering 60,000kgs from Manchester to Karachi. The problem the client had was that they were not able to find...

POL: Antwerp, BE POD: Singapore, SG 1 x 40ft Flat Rack Container 1 x 45ft High Cube Container This particular cargo was originally due to move from Felixstowe and all was set up accordingly. However, at the eleventh hour it was advised that the cargo within the 20ft Shippers...

POL: Felixstowe, UK POD: Vera Cruz The movement of oversized or overweight cargo can be a tricky little business. It takes a different kind of thinking to negotiate the minefields associated with these types of movements and a different type of forwarder to think outside of containers. Arbour Shipping...

4 x 20’ GP Containers 4 BreakBulk Pieces @ 55 tonnes each Middlesbrough to Mundra, India Arbour Shipping was contacted to quoted for and move a major new project in India. The cargo was a processing unit for extracting oil from the desert sands, an amazing machine. After arranging...

POL: Felixstowe, UK POD: Melbourne, Australia 28 x 40ft Flat Rack Containers 24 x 40ft Open Top Containers This was indeed a testing movement for Arbour Shipping. The most difficult part was not the actual physical size of the cargo, but the fact that the shipment was all under...

POL: Hull, UK POD: Vancouver, Canada 9’000 metric tonnes 11’000 cubic metres Full Vessel Charter Arbour Shipping recently secured a vessel charter from UK to Canada for 11’000 cubic metres of structural steel. Destined for one of the main mining sites in British Columbia this project was a real opportunity to...

POL: Felixstowe POD: New Orleans, USA 1 x reel of steel wire rope load as Break Bulk over 2 x 20’ Flat Rack Containers Dimensions 3.05m x 2.46m x 3.11m Weight: 50,000 kgs This shipment was an interesting and surprisingly delicate project for Arbour Shipping. With a short lead time to...