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Do you need deep sea shipping rates to East Africa?

    Take a look at what we have to offer to East Africa.. – Competitive shipping rates to East Africa. Ports Including Mombasa, Dar Es Salaam and Zanzibar – On-carriage to inland destinations available upon request – Regular and reliable services utilising a variety of different shipping lines – Loading containers on standard trailers


Shipping to Banjul?

– Competitive rates – Weekly sailings from the UK – Loading on standard trailers or lifted to the ground for safer loading – We will take care of everything for you. You only need to speak to us! Please call our sales team today on +44 (0) 1371 879400


Shipping to the Middle East?

Looking for a shipping company that can handle your freight requirements to and from the Middle East? Whether you have shipments of commercial goods, industrial materials or a one off shipment of personal belongings Containerlift can fulfil all your requirements. Please call our team today on +44 (0) 1371 879400


Containerlift Donation to the Essex & Herts Air Ambulance Trust

We all hope we never have a need for them but it is incredibly reassuring to know they are there. The network of Air Ambulances across the UK truly offer a lifesaving service to hundreds of people every year. Containerlift is delighted to be able to support the Essex and Herts Air Ambulance Trust (EHAAT)


GOLD for Containerlift!

Containerlift have reached yet another safety milestone by achieving Gold, the highest standard in the Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme. The Freight Operator Recognition Scheme is a voluntary accreditation programme open to companies operating commercial vehicles. It is one over-arching scheme that encompasses all aspects of safety, fuel efficiency, economical operations and vehicle emissions. Road hauliers


Amazing Andrew Before & After for St Gemma’s Hospice!!

Amazing Andrew Before & After for St Gemma’s Hospice!! Eighteen months ago ex-driver and good friend of Containerlift, Andrew Collings, decided to trade in his old life style of little exercise, too much unhealthy food and beer. The change culminated in Andrew completing the Bolton Ironman Triathlon yesterday raising money for St Gemma’s Hospice www.st-gemma.co.uk. St Gemma’s


Its Quiz Time

Giving you all plenty of notice to brush up on your general knowledge ready for The Laughter Specialists Charitable Trust quiz


New Health & Safety Qualifications

Massive congratulations go to Marie Morton, HR Manager, for achieving her Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH) qualification and to David Heys, Operations Director, for achieving the National Examination Board in Occupational Safety and Health (NEBOSH). Two more milestones reached as part of Containerlift’s ongoing safety improvement programme. “Marie and David have worked extremely


Lest We Forget

Today marks the 2-year anniversary of Soldier, Lee Rigby’s tragic death. Drummer and machine-gunner of the second Battalion of the Royal Regiment of Fusiliers was brutally murdered while off duty and walking near the Royal Artillery Barracks in Woolwich. The memory of the murdered solider has been honoured this year by Eddie Stobart who are


Containerlift is Rockin to Rimini

This year Dan Philbey, Business Developer at Containerlift, is taking part in the Wacky Rally. His teams chosen theme and name is “The Crash Test Dummies” and during the rally, they will all be wearing fancy dress… including the car! Raising money for The Laughter Specialists, they have chosen the “Rockin to Rimini” route. Starting


Shipping to East Africa?

Here is what we can offer you… – Competitive deep sea rates to East African ports including Mombasa, Dar Es Salaam and Zanzibar – On-carriage to inland destinations available upon request – Regular and reliable services utilising a variety of different shipping lines – Customs clearance services – Loading containers on standard trailers or lifting to


Elvis’ last Cadillac

Having a look through our photo archive and found these great images from when we transported the 1977 Cadillac Seville purchased and driven by the King of Rock & Roll, Elvis Presley, to the Beaulieu Motor Museum! ‪ http://www.beaulieu.co.uk/news/elvis-cadillac-in-the-building February 26th, 2015


Lifting the spirits of children in need!

Great News! We are teaming up this year with a charity called The Laughter Specialists who are there to raise the spirits of vulnerable and ill children. It is part of our ongoing efforts to support good causes. The Laughter Specialists is a small charity based in Essex, who bring laughter and humour to those


Ambulances for Ebola crisis

Earlier this month three Containerlift vehicles were on a site loading ambulances into 40ft open top containers. We are shipping these to Africa for use in the Ebola crisis.


Containerlift achieve TfL FORS Silver accreditation

Containerlift is delighted to announce that we have been awarded the Silver accreditation in the Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme (FORS). This Transport for London (TfL) voluntary accreditation is available to all transport companies from courier van operators through to HGV1 operators such as Containerlift. The award is for operators who can demonstrate well developed and


One boat, Two men, over 3000 miles to row!

In August Chris Walters and Elliott Dale set a new world record for crossing the Atlantic in a modern ‘open class’ pairs boat. They rowed 3246 miles from New York to the Isles of Scilly, raising money for Children’s Hospice South West (CHSW) and have now set a new modern record for this journey. Containerlift


Containerlift is now ISO9001:2008 Quality Compliant

Containerlift is proud to announce that we are now certified as ISO9001:2008 Quality Compliant. ISO9001 is a quality management system standard recognised around the globe. Certification is important as Containerlift continues the strategic growth and development of its international freight forwarding service. It is also particularly important to Containerlift’s UK and European heavy vehicle and


Middle East Shipping

Containerlift offers an extensive range of shipping services to and from the Middle East. Competitive deep sea rate shipping to all Middle East ports including Jebel Ali, Jeddah, Sharjah, Abu Dhabi, Bandar Abbas and Khorfakkan. Customs clearance services. A choice of receiving your shipping container delivered on to the ground in the UK for safer


Shipping to Abidjan?

Shipping to Abidjan  Containerlift have fantastic rates for shipping from the UK to Abidjan. Combined with our service of delivering your shipping container on to the ground you probably cannot find a better deal. Containerlift are handling regular shipments through to Abidjan and we can offer a variety of carrier options to meet your requirements.  Please give us