Rail

An express service

At Peel Ports we’re always looking to go that extra mile to offer a great service. Sometimes we go a whole lot further.  We want your whole cargo journey to be efficient, cost-effective, green and problem-free. That’s why, in some ports, we can now co-ordinate the onward transportation of your cargo by rail seamlessly and efficiently.

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Ports for Rail

Introduction

We can currently provide a rail solution across a number of our locations.

Liverpool

At Port of Liverpool we’re always looking to go that extra mile to offer a great service. Sometimes we go a whole lot further.  We want your whole cargo journey to be efficient, cost-effective, green and problem-free, not just part of it. That’s why we can now co-ordinate the onward multimodal transportation of your cargo.

At Port of Liverpool, we offer a range of solutions related to the onward transportation of goods. At Port of Liverpool we have a rail terminal, and we have plans to build more. We can take charge not only of the loading of freight trains, but also the unloading. Giving you a seamless service between rail and water. That’s just a taste of what we can do now. We have just launched a rail container service find out more HERE.

Clydeport

Here at Clydeport we have excellent rail links and can offer you fast, efficient loading and unloading of freight trains, giving you a seamless service between rail and water.

Commodities for Rail

Introduction

Many of our ports have rail terminals, and we have plans to build more. We can take charge not only of the loading of freight trains, but also the unloading. Giving you a seamless service between rail and water. That’s just a taste of what we can do now.

In 2016, Liverpool2 launched with capacity for trains in and out of our container terminal and our Green Highway strategy will see the growth of a truly multimodal logistics platform in the heart of the UK’s population, manufacturing and distribution centres. Here are just some of the service benefits you can enjoy when you work with us:

  • An increasing capability to support the onward journey of cargo.
  • The development of terminals and transport solutions enabling greener and more cost-efficient supply chains.
  • A single point of contact from ship to warehouse.
  • The creation of numerous water / rail / road freight interchanges.
  • A shipping division that manages its own and subcontracted fleet of haulage vehicles, giving you a true, door-to-door cargo solution.
  • Complete quality control of your cargo journey.

Dry bulks

Many of our ports have rail terminals, and we have plans to build more. We can take charge not only of the loading of freight trains, but also the unloading. Giving you a seamless service between rail and water. That’s just a taste of what we can do now.

Currently at Port of Liverpool we have up to 2 Biomass trains a day taking Biomass from the port to Drax power station in Yorkshire.

Metals

Across our terminals and ports, we offer a range of solutions related to the onward transportation of goods.  Take our steel terminal in Liverpool, for instance. We can manage a road transport platform, coordinate hauliers, and arrange transport on your behalf.

Many of our ports have rail terminals, and we have plans to build more. We can take charge not only of the loading of freight trains, but also the unloading. Giving you a seamless service between rail and water. That’s just a taste of what we can do now.

Containers

Many of our ports have rail terminals, and we have plans to build more. We can take charge not only of the loading of freight trains, but also the unloading. Giving you a seamless service between rail and water. We have recently launched a rail container service from Port of Liverpool. Find out more HERE.

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