The Daily Container Transport News Bulletin

Kemball Daily 7 Feb

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Felixstowe Port

Road
Orwell Bridge currently has an amber weather warning due to high winds, however it hasn’t shut as of yet. Expected to close tomorrow as high winds due to increase.
Ports
The Port is currently shut due to high winds.
Vessel
There are some larger vessels due in over the next couple of days. We will ensure we are monitoring landing times for the larger vessels which include CSCL Globe, MSC Cristina.
JK Depots
The Felixstowe based Holding Centre has scope for any laden storage requirements including un-cleared full container loads under our ETSF customs agreement. We also offer competitive pricing for any Devan / Repacks.  Loaded Reefer storage also available please email storage@kemball.co.uk

Availability
We have availability next week for day/night work.
Weather
High winds expected until tomorrow evening. We are monitoring the access to Felixstowe Port in case we gain opportunities to get onto the quay.
Things to consider
If you require any tautliner coverage we have drivers available. Please call us to discuss.

 

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Southampton Port

Road
Delays at Millbrook Roundabout causing issues accessing Dock Gate 20.
Ports
Southampton Quay closed last night due to high winds however we still have VBS slots due to our allocation.
Vessel
Hyundai Integral & CMA CGM Kerguelen currently alongside.
JK Depots
We are open 24/7 on our haulage operation.
Availability
We have gaps tomorrow. We have limited space all next week however we can still find a solution for you if required. We also have availability over the weekend. Please call us to discuss.
Weather
High winds affecting dock operations.

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London Gateway Port

Road
QE2 (Dartford) Bridge was closed overnight, it has recently been reopened, however this is creating up to 2 hour delays to clear congestion.
Ports
The Port is running very slow due high winds. We also have depot closures to contend with. Pentalver Gateway & Solent Stevedores are both closed.
Vessel
MSC Leanne currently alongside.
JK Depots
We are open 24/7 on our haulage operation.
Availability
We have availability throughout next week and this weekend. Please call us of your requirements.
Weather
High winds expected until at least tomorrow evening.
Things to consider
Please take into account late running deliveries going South of the Dartford Bridge this morning due to the earlier closure.

Container Transport

Call Our Planning Teams:

Felixstowe
David Goldie / Ricardo Policarpo – 01394 601516

Southampton
Dean Millier / Nathan Astle – 02380 004901

London Gateway and Tilbury
Mick Simmonds / Darren Young 01375 851395

Need Off Quay Container Storage at Felixstowe?

Our Felixstowe Holding Centre provides customs controlled off site container storage at competitive prices