BRT International offer a full UK container rail solution. We can rail ex all major UK container ports (& vice versa), for your spot or volume consignments. We will aim to deliver the shipment to the nearest rail terminal as possible to your warehouse door, in order to to minimise the road journey to your site.
This service allows us to reduce or nullify any possible quay rent charges. In addition to this we can negotiate to extend the containers free storage time at the rail terminal before delivery, offering you better control by making them as close to your site as possible. Our methods reduces any possible ‘down time’ to the manufacturing line or impact on onward despatch & can expedite your operation.
We monitor your rail shipment very closely to achieve the maximum potential, whilst striving to improve flow without comprising a tight delivery schedule
This method of rail transport also mitigates against lengthy delays in arrival of your consignments to your warehouse / clients from distant ports, as hauliers access to ports can sometimes be restricted due to weather, congestion & road delays.
Rail logistics also offers many green and environmental benefits to all, including reducing your companies overall carbon foot print through reducing the need to use ‘long distance’ lorries on the road. This means less fuel is burnt, less traffic congestion, and emissions are lowered.
If you would like to learn more about our services in this area, please contact us.