Status: Exit – no longer part of the investment portfolio
Shipit is the owner and operator of a multi-modal terminal in the Port of Antwerp with three activities. Through is own terminal located in the Waaslandhaven, adjacent to the Deurganckdok, Shipit operates a container freight station offering a wide array of services to a variety of customers. The terminal has direct access to road, water and rail, and offers 15.000 m2 of warehousing facilities. Shipit also provides tailor-made multi-modal solutions for the transportation of bulk, project and palletized cargoes for industrial customers and the construction and dredging sector. Shipit is operational partner of Blue Line Logistics, operator of pallet barge shuttles (PBS) that are used for the transportation of palletized cargoes over inland waterways. Shipit is further active in organizing multimodal transport of containers. It offers the transport of containers to the hinterland and within the area of the Port of Antwerp. Shipit makes use of the services of existing transport companies where possible, or launches own services when necessary. Shipit has developed through joint venture company Antwerp Port Shuttle the premium barge service, a container shuttle service in the Port of Antwerp along a fixed route on a fixed time schedule to the most important container terminals.