Spliethoff Transport BV

Established in 1921, Spliethoff is the dry cargo and multipurpose specialist, which has built a reputation for its high quality standards and for being a reliable, loyal partner over the decades. The company has witnessed and played a part in many pioneering developments in the industry. This vast experience enables it to offer customers creative solutions to suit their requirements, which ensures that their cargo arrives swiftly and safely at its destination.

Spliethoff operates a fleet of about 50 modern, ice-classed, multipurpose vessels, ranging from 12,000 to 23,000 tonnes. All vessels are equipped with tween decks and cargo cranes. Additionally, the S-type vessels are equipped with sideloaders, enabling rapid and weather independent cargo operations of products such as paper and palletised cargoes.

The highly trained and motivated personnel in Spliethoff global network, on board the ships and in ports all over the world are committed to maintaining quality standards. Spliethoff aims to be at the forefront of technological developments, which means that it is continually renewing the fleet to make sure it fits the requirements of today and those of the future.

Spliethoff is part of Spliethoff Group which is one of the largest shipping companies in the Netherlands with a modern fleet of more than 100 vessels ranging from multipurpose, geared tween deckers and heavy lift to shortsea, ro-ro vessels and semi-submersibles. The company is used to operate in challenging areas, almost all the vessels have Swedish/Finnish Ice Class 1A and some even 1A Super.
With almost over a century of maritime expertise behind it, the Amsterdam-headquartered Group has a broad portfolio of specialised services in sectors including dry cargo, breakbulk & project cargo (Spliethoff TM) project & heavy lifts (BigLift Shipping TM), container & Ro-Ro cargo and door-to-door services (Transfennica & Transfennica Logistics TM), shortsea (Wijnne Barends TM), yacht transport (Sevenstar Yacht Transport ®) and tonnage provider (Bore TM).

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