Samskip renews Amsterdam-Hull for UK trade requirements

Multimodal transport operator Samskip is responding to recovering North Continent-UK unitised traffic by reintroducing direct links between Amsterdam and Hull, in a service renewal that reinforces containerised short sea options ahead of finalised Brexit trade negotiations. Starting from September 5th,…

Samskip launches Duisburg-Amsterdam rail service

Multimodal company Samskip and Nunner Logistics are launching direct rail services between Amsterdam and Duisburg, in a new and far-reaching commitment to shippers using rail, road and waterborne transport services out of two of North Europe’s main container ports. From…

Samskip operational update COVID-19

DATE 16 MARCH 2020 As the COVID-19 continues to affect countries around the world the governments are sending regular updates on the measures taken to protect the population and limit the spread of the virus, reducing a number of activities…

Lisbon strike affects Samskip operations

The National Union of Port Workers have declared a strike for a halt of operations as from 08:00 hours of the 19th of February 2020 to 24:00 hours of the 8th of March 2020. If this strike goes ahead, it…

Today we say goodbye to our Samskip Frost

Samskip Frost is a reefer vessel build 1985 in Rissa, Norway and was a valued asset to our fleet. After 35 years of service the time has come to redrew the vessel in the most efficient and environmentally friendly way.…

Samskip to connect Portugal and the UK direct

date 16 October 2019 Samskip has launched a new, direct weekly service connecting Portugal and the UK, introducing its own vessel to sustain links between Tilbury, Lisbon and Leixões and its multimodal hub port of Rotterdam. The Netherlands-based group introduced…

Expert Insight: The relationships that money can‘t buy

Samskip’s drive to strengthen its procurement activities group-wide is achieving efficiencies that will benefit its logistics partners and customers alike, according to Procurement Director Matthijs Creutzberg.