UPDATE: Congestion in Antwerp and Rotterdam
At present, average waiting times for the handling of our barges in the seaports are:
Antwerp: 26 hours
Rotterdam: 30 hours
On 1 September 2023, Contargo Road Logistics took over the Dutch transport company HE-Logistics B.V. With this move Contargo is further expanding its position in container direct trucking within the Benelux states.
HE-Logistics offers container transports using its own and chartered trucks, reefer and trailer transports, and consolidated and conventional transport services.
Operations of HE-Logistics B.V. will continue in future under the name Contargo HE-Logistics B.V. The managing director of HE-Logistics, B.V., Hennie van der Graaf, will continue to act within the Contargo Group as Branch Manager of Contargo HE-Logistics B.V. under Managing Directors Marcel Hulsker and Cor Bakker.
A bidding consortium composed of container hinterland logistics network Contargo, SFI GmbH and the Ziegler Group has been successful in a Europe-wide call for tender for operation of the new bimodal container terminal in Straubing-Sand. On 30 August the bidders’ newly-founded joint enterprise, Contargo Combitrac Straubing-Sand GmbH, signed the business lease agreement for the terminal. The contract for terminal operation is expected to run from the second quarter of 2025.