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SCH’s ROBERT SECURES THUNDERSPORT CHAMPIONSHIP IN DEBUT SEASON

Robert Smith, SCH’s Technical Manager of its motorcycle preparation centre in Sywell, has clinched the Thundersport GB club’s GP1 Freshman class championship in his debut season. Riding his BMW S1000RR, Robert has won 22 out of 26 races this season and secured the title at Oulton Park with the final series of races still to […]

SCH HANDLES FIRST SOUTHAMPTON CALL OF LUXURY SILVER MUSE CRUISE SHIP

Cruise handling specialists SCH have handled the inaugural call in Southampton of the Silversea Cruises ship Silver Muse. The biggest ship in the Silversea fleet, delivered earlier this year, arrived from Lisbon, and was shown off to UK travel experts on a one-night trip in the Channel before sailing on a 16-night transatlantic voyage to […]

September 17, 2017 Post Comment News
Cruise Vessel Berlin

FTI CRUISES BECOMES LATEST SCH ADDITION TO CRUISE PORTFOLIO

SCH has added to its portfolio of cruise ship customers with the first 2017 call in Southampton of FTI Cruises vessel Berlin, as part of a two-week round Britain cruise. SCH provided mooring and other support services as part of the transit call made by the 412-passenger capacity Berlin when she arrived from Guernsey and […]

SCH TO HANDLE RENAULT VEHICLES MOVING THROUGH PORT OF SOUTHAMPTON

Leading roll-on/roll-off cargo handlers Southampton Cargo Handling (SCH) have secured the stevedoring contract to handle all Renault vehicles being shipped through the Port of Southampton. The move follows the success of Euro Marine Logistics (EML), a joint venture project between Mitsui OSK Lines and Hoegh Autoliners, in winning the shipping contract for some 60,000 Renault […]

PORT TERMINAL COMPANY SCH EXPANDS INTO VEHICLE AND MOTORCYCLE PREPARATION

Port terminal operators SCH have diversified further by taking over the management and operation of Pre-Delivery Inspection and modification centres preparing BMW vehicles and imported motor cycles for the UK market. SCH, which carries out stevedoring and other port related operations in locations including Southampton, Liverpool, Portsmouth and Sheerness, will operate the BMW technical preparation […]

June 20, 2017 Post Comment News

VMS MAKES EARLY MOVE INTO THE CHAMPIONS LEAGUE

SCH sister company Viper Maritime Security (VMS) moved straight into the champions league when it was selected to provide security for the cruise vessel CMV Magellan, which had been chartered as a floating hotel berthed in Newport for visitors to the UCL Cup final in nearby Cardiff. VMS provided 12  round-the-clock security guards over four […]

June 20, 2017 Post Comment News
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SCH and CPS SHOW VERSATILITY IN RECORD WEEKEND

Port terminal operators SCH and sister company Cruise and Passenger Services (CPS) have completed a record weekend of cruise operations in Southampton with involvement in 13 operations over three days. Stevedores SCH and valet cruise parking specialists CPS, supported by their in-house staff agency Pathfinder Personnel, had more 600 staff deployments over the period as […]

SCH EMBARKS ON BUSY 2017 CRUISE SHIP SEASON

SCH has handled the first of more than 50 calls by Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd (RCCL) in Southampton this year after the initial arrival of the Independence of the Seas. The debut season call by the 154,000 tonnes ship saw her re-positioned in Europe from Florida with some 4,000 passengers disembarking. A similar number boarded […]

SCH BACKS ROBERT TO RACE FOR THE TOP

SCH is backing Robert Smith, the Technical Manager of its motorcycle preparation centre in Sywell, to be a success on the track this summer as he makes his debut racing in the Thundersport GB club’s GP1 Freshman class. BMW bikes are a labour of love for Robert because he also helps look after the fleet […]

NEW REACHSTACKER EXPANDS HIGH AND HEAVY CARGO HANDLING CAPABILITY

SCH has expanded its capability for handling high and heavy cargoes in the Port of Southampton with the acquisition of a dedicated reachstacker telescopic crane. The high-performance Linde stacker .has capacity for loads up to 45ft in width and weighing up to 45 tonnes. It can be used for handling containers or out-of-gauge cargoes loaded […]

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