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Samskip Animation - The sustainable alternative! - 2.11.2015

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.

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Samskip introduces enhanced rail services between Norway and Europe - 6.10.2015

Besides our long-established weekly sailings into Norway, Samskip now also connects Norway with Europe through daily rail departures.

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The Berlin Wall arrives in Iceland - 30.9.2015

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.

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Samskip Infographic - Duisburg Terminal - 21.9.2015

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.

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Samskip adds remaining 19 custom-built 45ft container chassis to its fleet - 18.9.2015

Samskip is pleased to inform we have now added a total of 20 new custom-built 45ft container chassis to our fleet.
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Samskip to feature on 180 sqm LCD screen at Rotterdam Central Station - 15.9.2015

As of next week, a 3-minute Samskip feature will run on a 180 sqm LCD screen at Rotterdam Central Station.

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Freight movement without borders - 15.9.2015

As Claims & Legal expert, read Samskip Manager Claims & Legal Frank de Lint's fresh thoughts on the multimodal freight option here.
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Samskip acquires remaining shares Van Dieren Sweden to take full ownership - 26.8.2015

Samskip today announced it has acquired the remaining shares in Van Dieren Sweden AB, taking full ownership of the fast growing company. Read more

Samskip introduces new custom-built 45ft container chassis from D-TEC - 13.7.2015

Samskip recently added a new custom-built low-weight 45ft container chassis from D-TEC to its fleet.

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Samskip named Regional Carrier of the Year - 19.6.2015

Samskip has been declared the winner of the Regional Carrier of the Year by judges of the prestigious Containerisation Awards, 2015. Read more

Samskip Infographic - UK Reach - 15.6.2015

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.

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Samskip increases capacity on Norway - 3.6.2015

Samskip is pleased to announce we have increased capacity on Norway by chartering the 657 TEU container vessel MV Alk.

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Introducing Samskip Logistics - 28.5.2015

Organisational changes to simplify and streamline operations at Samskip first announced in May 2014 have borne fruit with the formal launch of Samskip Logistics. Read more

Samskip to support Dutch community in the education of children - 18.5.2015

On the 13th May Samskip organised a terminal tour at the Rotterdam Shortsea Terminal for 16 children of the IMC Weekendschool.

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A head for change - 4.5.2015

As 'Scottish hands-on expert', read Samskip Sales Manager Andrew Wilson's thoughts on the Scottish market here.
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International recruitment from The Netherlands: how do you do that? - 23.4.2015

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.

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Samskip at the Seafood Expo Global and Seafood Processing Global in Brussels - 17.4.2015

Samskip will be at the Seafood Expo Global and Seafood Processing Global in Brussels 21-23 April.  Read more

Samskip finalist at 2015 Containerisation Awards - 14.4.2015

Samskip has been selected as a finalist in the Regional Carrier of the Year category of the 2015 Containerisation Awards.

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By special delivery - 14.4.2015

Always a speciality, Steel and Construction Logistics is the responsibility of a dedicated team at Samskip. Team leader Jord Ottolander explains why. Read more

Samskip successfully trials new flora container for multimodal plant and flower shipments - 10.4.2015

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.

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Samskip to participate at Transport Logistic 2015 - 2.4.2015

Samskip is pleased to announce we will be exhibiting at the Transport Logistic 2015.

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Samskip to participate at Multimodal 2015 - 31.3.2015

Samskip is pleased to announce we will be exhibiting at the Multimodal 2015, held 28-30 April 2015.

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The terminal point of conversation - 23.3.2015

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.

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Samskip Van Dieren Multimodal extends Swedish rail services with Malmö shuttle - 25.2.2015

Samskip Van Dieren Multimodal will extend its intermodal network from 1st March 2015, by adding rail shuttle services to Malmö, Sweden.

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The age of Endeavour - 24.2.2015

Read about life at sea through the eyes of Gregorz Dukala, Master of the 803 TEU capacity Samskip Endeavour.

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Samskip Van Dieren Multimodal continues to expand its fleet - 18.2.2015

Samskip Van Dieren Multimodal is pleased to announce it has recently added 25 new Krone 13.6m Mega trailers to its fleet. Read more

Samskip Van Dieren Multimodal introduces new direct rail service to Denmark - 6.2.2015

From 1st March 2015, SVDM will add rail shuttle services to Taulov and Copenhagen, Denmark.
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Samskip organises inspiring fieldtrip for German students - 5.2.2015

Yesterday around 20 students of the Berufsschule Hamburg visited the Samskip Multimodal Rail Terminal in Duisburg.

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Samskip winner 2014 Environment Award - 23.1.2015

Samskip is proud to be the winner of the 2014 Environment Award at the BIFA Freight Service Awards.

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