SWOP has been your reliable partner for seaworthy packing and services in the port of Hamburg for 30 years. During overseas transportation your packages are exposed to extreme mechanical and climatic conditions, making the highest quality seaworthy packing an absolute priority. Our many years of experience in this area guarantee that your goods will be packed ready for shipping and storage according to your individual requirements and standards. From transport and interim storage to packing and shipping – at SWOP you will find a comprehensive, one-stop service. We carry out pre-carriage We collect and store goods inside and outside the Free Port of Hamburg We organise transhipment to all transport carriers Collective packing of complete mechanical plants on the spot Single packing of heavy packages We offer on-the-spot advice, e.g. by creating a complete packing/transport concept We transport containers and general cargo to numerous ports worldwide We sell packaging materials including prefabricated boxes and crates We offer shipper’s own containers We organise carriages of containers from depot to the shed with own trucks Modern equipment with a maximum load-bearing capacity of up to 110 t, for example container cranes, mobile cranes, fork lifts, straddle carriers and trailers, permit optimised handling also of heavy packages. SWOP customers not only come from the mechanical engineering and machine tool industries, but include well-known companies in the metal and electrical industries. Besides packing, SWOP also offers lashing of containers on board seagoing vessels. SWOP is a member of the EUROGATE Group EUROGATE is Europe’s leading container terminal and logistics group. In conjunction with Contship Italia, EUROGATE operates sea terminals on the North Sea, Mediterranean and Atlantic coasts, providing excellent traffic links to the European hinterland. In 2010, the network will be extended by the Ust-Luga location close to St. Petersburg/Russia. Apart from container handling services, EUROGATE also offers a wide range of “box” services - from cargo-modal to container depot services, through to container maintenance, service and repair. The service portfolio is rounded off with inter-modal transport and logistics management services, IT logistics solutions as well as specialised engineering services.