Advantages

The Barge Service Centre offers great benefits for various stakeholders in the port of Rotterdam. It is a neutral solution that provides communal benefits for various parties. The Rotterdam Container Terminal has already proven itself in practice and it can be launched without time-consuming investments.

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Seaport Terminals

  • Avoid small call sizes
  • Cost efficient
  • Increased productivity
  • Neutral solution
  • Provides flexibility
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BARGE OPERATORS

  • Reduced calls to terminals
  • Shorter trips that can be better planned
  • Reduced risk of connection loss
  • Neutral solution
  • Provides flexibility
  • Contracts can be concluded with BSC (binding agreements)
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Port authority

  • Contributes to modal split ambitions
  • Increases port reliability
  • Contributes to sustainability
  • Complementary solution
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Forwarders and shippers

  • Reliable inland navigation product
  • Contributes to modal spit ambitions
  • Sustainable water transport