Inchcape Shipping Services (UK) being a fully owned subsidiary of the ISS Group has had a presence in the UK for more than 150 years and is today one the country’s leading independent port agency companies.
Today, ISS has its own strategically positioned UK network with the ability to provide a high quality service throughout the UK and Ireland. We serve a diverse sector of trades including: Cruise, Dry Bulk, Naval, Ro-Ro, Tanker, General and Project Cargoes.
The River Humber feeds the main ports of Goole, Grimsby, Hull & Immingham all owned/operated by ABP (Associated British Ports). A diverse range of cargoes/terminals & jetties operate throughout the river.
The Main terminals are:
Immingham (Latitude: 53° 37' N Longitude: 00° 11' W) South Humber
Together with its sister Port of Grimsby, Immingham is the UK’s largest port by tonnage. Benefiting from a prime deep-water location on the Humber Estuary, with excellent access to the trade routes between the UK and Scandinavia, Baltic states and mainland Europe.
Bulk Terminal – Corus (now Tata) iron ore & coal discharge for Scunthorpe
Eastern & Western Jetties – Oils, spirits & liquid chemicals with shore based tank storage
Gas Jetty – Propane & butane underground store Calor & Conoco Phillips
Humber International Terminal 1 (HIT1) - Coal & other bulk cargoes discharge
Humber International Terminal 2 (HIT2) - Coal & other bulk cargoes discharge
Oil Terminal – Leased to Humber Oil Terminals
Hull (Latitude: 53° 44' N Longitude: 00° 17' W) North Humber
Alexander Dock – Leased to Humber Sand & Gravel
Albert & Wm Wright – Fish products/market
Finland Terminal – Timber Ahlmark, Global, Finnforest, SCA, TTS, Rix, Harding etc
Hull Container Terminal
King George Dock – New Holland, Titan Cement, NWT biomass & Hull Cold store terminals
Queen Elizabeth Dock – Hull Bulk Handling, Stema & Sims terminals
Salt End Jetties – BP bulk liquids
Grimsby (Latitude: 53° 35' N Longitude: 00° 05' W) South Humber
A versatile port that is well placed to offer superb transport links and logistical services tailored to customers’ specific requirements providing a wide range of specialist port services and facilities. Grimsby caters for all types of cargo and handles vessels of up to 6,000 dwt.
This is the main vehicle-handling centre for the North, handling almost 400,000 vehicles annually for leading manufacturers such as Toyota. The port is also home to the UK’s most advanced fish market.
Benefits of using Inchcape Shipping Services Humberside: