Western Stevedoring draws on many decades of experience in handling steel products and the special challenges of steel-carrying vessels.
We understand our customers’ needs and consistently deliver the necessary resources and equipment to effectively manage the movement of their steel cargo. Our specialized steel handling equipment and dedicated supervisory management team assures a competitive advantage for our customers.
Steel products are predominantly discharged at our Lynnterm Terminal, where we operate as ship and terminal stevedores, or Fraser Surrey Docks, where we operate as ship stevedores. We have a strong track record with varied types of carriers – conventional bulk, gantry, heavy lift vessels, and more.
Full Range of Steel Products Handled
Coil, Rail, Pipe, Plate, Rebar, Wire rod, Billets, Beam, Round bar.
We have developed purpose-built cargo handling equipment – such as patented beam, pipe and rail hooks, and plate clamps – to discharge steel cargo with the utmost care and safety.
Western’s Steel Handling Advantages
- Knowledgeable and experienced teams
- Innovative and cost-effective cargo handling
- Quality cargo controls
- The greatest variety of steel handling gear and equipment
- Excellent vessel turnaround time