Read "A day in the life" of truck driver Bram Binnendijk who has a 20-year career in haulage and a solid dedication to the flatrack business.
Smurfit Kappa, Samskip and BCTN are proud to announce that they have set up a cost effective, sustainable transport solution to take cargo off the road.Read more
Samskip is pleased to announce we will put a lightweight container with innovative composite floor and tailor rolled blanks on display at the Intermodal Europe 2016.Read more
As the industry that has made globalisation possible, transport should reflect the world around us, but it is only relatively recently that the sector's diversity has begun to extend to the male/female mix.
Samskip is Europe's first company to benefit from a lasting way to save energy and reducing carbon emissions through the installation of specially laminated glass.Read more
Silver Green AS, owned 50% by Samskip, is changing its name to Silver Sea AS to mark the finalisation of a series of ownership changes.Read more
Samskip has completed the acquisition of Euro Container Lines, building on a strategy for growth in the Nordic area to make its largest ever acquisitive move in Norway.Read more
Samskip, frigoCare and Zon Exploitatie Nederland to launch the largest solar panel system in Rotterdam
Samskip completed a major environmental protection project, installing the largest solar panel system in the port of Rotterdam as part of its Sustainability Strategy.Read more
Samskip adds 200 new 40ft reefer containers to its fleet to further enhance its capability to ship temperature-controlled goods.
Samskip has been selected as a finalist in the Supply Chain Partnership category of the 2016 Global Freight Awards.Read more
Samskip is reinforcing its commitment to the environment by backing new research into the causes of a 20-year population crash in one of the wild Atlantic's most extraordinary species.Read more
Read how hockey international Hidde Turkstra inspired the children of the IMC Weekendschool.
On 1st, June 2016 Samskip organised a hockey clinic for the children of the Rotterdam branch of the IMC Weekendschool.
Samskip has launched track and trace capability across its 45ft refrigerated container fleet, bringing web-based remote management for temperature-controlled cargoes throughout the Samskip network.Read more
Samskip is proud to be involved with the Dublin Early Learning Initiative, a programme aimed at benefiting children from Dublin's disadvantaged Docklands area.Read more
Multimodal network operator Samskip and inland waterway transport provider Pro-Log are celebrating the 10th anniversary of barge operations connecting Rotterdam and Duisburg by adding a second vessel.Read more
Two giant cranes have rolled into place as part of a £15m investment in Hull by Associated British Ports (ABP).
Samskip is pleased to open a new office in the maritime hub of Oslo, NorwayRead more
Samskip is proud to introduce the next generation of 45ft curtain-sided containers; designed for enhanced endurance.Read more
Samskip Logistics is proud to announce the next step in its ambitious plans.Read more
As a proud sponsor of the National College of Ireland's Early Learning Initiative, Samskip needs your vote!Read more
Samskip to join the TransRussia fair held in Moscow between 19-22 April, 2016.Read more
From July 1st, 2016 the amended SOLAS Guidelines will enter into force. Samskip explains what this means in practice when transporting your goods with us.Read more
Samskip is pleased to announce we will be exhibiting with a custom-designed 25sqm-stand at the Multimodal 2016.Read more
Samskip Trade Director Caesar Luikenaar answers questions from shippers on the Verified Gross Mass (SOLAS).Read more
Following an investigation of the Netherlands Competition Authority (ACM) in the coldstorage sector, ACM has decided to fine the companies involved in the investigation.
Samskip, donated 100 PCs and laptops for a free ICT training among Freetown citizens in the Republic of Sierra Leone.Read more
Fleet manager Tim van de Roest explains how Samskip maximises scale economies by considering every detail of its fleet.Read more
From July 1st, 2016 the amended SOLAS Guidelines will enter into force. Samskip explains how to meet the new requirements and what this means in practice when transporting your goods with Samskip.
Danny de Koning explains how Samskip is achieving continuous reductions in container tare weight.Read more
Samskip Logistics acquires German logistics company Züst & Bachmeier (Bremen) GmbH, taking full ownership of the company.Read more
In case of a strike, two of four Samskip vessels servicing the North Atlantic will come to a stop.Read more
From July 1st, 2016 the amended SOLAS Guidelines will enter into force. Samskip explains how to meet the new requirements regarding the verification of the gross mass of packed containers.Read more
With mounting road congestion and fossil fuel scarcity, the cost of conventional road transport continues to rise. Samskip is doing more than most to present a sustainable alternative; taking mileage off the road.Read more
Besides our long-established weekly sailings into Norway, Samskip now also connects Norway with Europe through daily rail departures.Read more
A decorated piece from the Berlin Wall has arrived in Iceland with Samskip Hoffell, one of Samskip´s liner vessels, a present to the city of Reykjavík from Neu West Berlin art centre celebrating 25 years of Germany reunification.Read more
The Samskip Multimodal Rail Terminal in Duisburg is not only the hub of our activities in Germany, it holds the key to the latest phase of Samskip's integrated Pan-European service network development.Read more
As of next week, a 3-minute Samskip feature will run on a 180 sqm LCD screen at Rotterdam Central Station.Read more
Samskip recently added a new custom-built low-weight 45ft container chassis from D-TEC to its fleet.Read more
Samskip constantly adds new services, capacity and equipment across its network. In doing so, through three gateway UK ports, we have also extended the reach in the trade that remains our largest single market.Read more
Samskip is pleased to announce we have increased capacity on Norway by chartering the 657 TEU container vessel MV Alk.Read more
On the 13th May Samskip organised a terminal tour at the Rotterdam Shortsea Terminal for 16 children of the IMC Weekendschool.Read more
Are there differences between national and international recruitment and, if so, what needs to be taken into account? We asked Elaine Pelisson, Director Human Resources at Samskip.Read more
Samskip has been selected as a finalist in the Regional Carrier of the Year category of the 2015 Containerisation Awards.Read more
Samskip and the VGB have set up and successfully completed the first rail freight transports of plants by reefer container from the Netherlands to Sweden.Read more
Samskip is pleased to announce we will be exhibiting at the Transport Logistic 2015.
Samskip is pleased to announce we will be exhibiting at the Multimodal 2015, held 28-30 April 2015.Read more
At the heart of Europe's operations, read Rail Terminal Manager of SVDM, Frank Schneider's thoughts on how to not let any of the complex work of the logistics manager show.
Samskip Van Dieren Multimodal will extend its intermodal network from 1st March 2015, by adding rail shuttle services to Malmö, Sweden.Read more
Read about life at sea through the eyes of Gregorz Dukala, Master of the 803 TEU capacity Samskip Endeavour.
Yesterday around 20 students of the Berufsschule Hamburg visited the Samskip Multimodal Rail Terminal in Duisburg.Read more
Samskip is proud to be the winner of the 2014 Environment Award at the BIFA Freight Service Awards.
Samskip will launch a dedicated intermodal rail service connecting Rotterdam's Rail Service Centre and the Italian rail hub of Melzo, east of Milan.Read more
Shippers moving temperature-sensitive cargoes between Spain and Scandinavia have shown a particular readiness to commit to multimodal, following the start-up of scheduled rail services connecting two of Europe's most important hubs for unitised loads.Read more
Hector Rail and Samskip Van Dieren Multimodal have agreed to extend the business relationship underpinning direct rail services between Sweden and the continent.
The Aurora Foundation, a non-Governmental organization, donated 2,000 kilos of medicine and medical supplies to support the treatment of Ebola patients in the Republic of Sierra Leone.Read more
Samskip is pleased to feature in the much-anticipated Paddington Bear movie which is to be released November 28, 2014.Read more
Please be informed GreenBridge, the joint initiative of limited partners Samskip and Intercombi (ICL) Transport & Logistics, will be exhibiting at the Logitrans 2014 in Istanbul, November 19-21, 2014.
Samskip has been nominated as finalist in the Environment category at the 2014 BIFA Freight Service Awards.Read more
Samskip is pleased to announce we will be exhibiting with a 20m²-stand at the Trans Poland 2014 at the Warsaw Expo XXI between November 5 and 7, 2014.Read more
Samskip is pleased to inform a new movie on synchromodal transport has launched discussing the Samskip-Bavaria-Nutricia case.Read more
As the 'voice of the industry', read MD of Samskip Van Dieren Multimodal, Johan Logtenberg's thoughts on the corridor of opportunity and Samskip Van Dieren Multimodal's outlook here.Read more
Twenty custom-built, low-weight 45ft chassis from Krone are being introduced to the Samskip Van Dieren Multimodal.Read more
Samskip Multimodal shortlisted for the Supply Chain Partnership Award at the 2014 Global Freight Awards.Read more
Samskip Multimodal has signalled its continuing commitment to shortsea services, following the delivery of 63 brand new Samskip flatracks.Read more
From January, 2015 the EU sulphur directive will enter into force. Samskip explains how to meet the SECA exhaust gas limits and the cost impact.
Samskip Akrafell that stranded Saturday morning in Iceland is now in the port of Eskifjörður and is secure. The crew is safe.Read more
Around 05.00 this morning, Samskip Akrafell stranded at Vattarnes, between Reydarfjordur and Fáskrudsfjordur in Iceland.
Rescue team came shortly and the 13 man crew is safe. The weather on location is good.Read more
SVDM expands its intermodal network by adding rail shuttle services between Duisburg, Germany and Bettembourg, Luxembourg.Read more
Please be advised Russian authorities have announced severe and extensive import bans with immediate effect.
Samskip is pleased to inform you we have launched a new online CO2 emission tool with various new features.Read more
Samskip Multimodal is pleased to announce that besides full container loads we now also offer part load services (LCL/groupage) between Italy and Ireland.Read more