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Samskip Multimodal Container Logistics, S.A.

Iberia Service
Samskip multimodal Samskip operates an extensive network of short-sea maritime services and multimodal connections. Combining solutions by sea, rail, barge and road, Samskip offers a reliable and sustainable transport solution. The high frequency of services, the multimodal combination, our 45'HCPW equipment and our commitment to the environment, create a very good alternative to road transport.

Samskip offers an efficient service in Spain and Portugal with direct calls in Bilbao, Vigo, Leixoes, Lisbon, Thamesport and Rotterdam. Samskip offers an efficient service in Portugal and Spain to cover the rest of areas of the peninsula. Samskip also offers an intermodal solution from Barcelona, ​​Madrid and Valencia. In this way Samskip is able to connect the Iberian Peninsula with the North, East and West Europe.


Shortsea and multimodal connections
The Iberian Peninsula is fully integrated into the Samskip service network. Samskip offers connections to more than 35 European ports and the Baltic States and Russia. By road, train or barge has connections with Benelux, Germany, England, Ireland, Norway, Switzerland, Eastern Europe, Russia and other European destinations.


Wide range of equipment
Samskip offers a wide range of modern equipment to meet the specific needs of your cargo. Our focus is on 45 'High Cube Pallet Wide containers, an attractive alternative to traditional road transport. The 45 'HCPW offers the same pallet capacity as the 13.6 m trailer: 33 euro pallets.

  • 45'pallet-wide team
    Enabled to transport 33 European pallets. The 45' containers carry out intermodal transport collaborating with the environment and create a competitive alternative to conventional road transport.
  • 45'pallet-wide reefer (for refrigerated cargo)
    Our temperature controlled in containers of 45 offers an advantage to the multimodal transport of Samskip for all the refrigerated or frozen loads. As the heating / cooling of the equipment is efficiently integrated into the container, the Coolbox containers offer capacity for 33 Euro pallets as do the conventional 45-foot containers.
  • 20' and 40' Flatracks
    Samskip offers equipment flatracks that will be the best option for oversized cargo. Flats are containers designed to maximize the available cargo space and, in general, facilitate access for stowage and unloading.

Efficient transportation solution
The environmental advantages of multimodal transport are present in our network in the Iberian Peninsula. CO2 emissions can be dramatically reduced when we use a multimodal transport solution.
Our shortsea and train combined services are an alternative to road transport that is more efficient and respectful with the environment. This fits with the new transport policy of the European Union.

Local services, customized solutions
Our wide network of agents and local experience, give us the necessary knowledge to offer solutions tailored to our customers.

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Samskip Multimodal Container Logistics, S.A.


  • Shipping agents and / or consignees
C/ Nervión 3-3º dcha.
48001 Bilbao (Bizkaia) Spain
T: 944248673