Cargo Stevedoring

Groupe Somavrac combines operational expertise and adaptability to offer turnkey stevedoring solutions. Groupe Somavrac is the ideal partner for ship loading and unloading needs.

Tell us your stevedoring needs   

Specializations and diversification:

PRESENCE IN 8 PORTS

With service points in several locations on the banks of the St. Lawrence, Groupe Somavrac covers a vast territory. The team can handle the shipping and receiving of cargo from many areas across Quebec and the Maritimes, even the farthest regions.

SERVICES ADAPTED TO VARIOUS TYPES OF CARGO

Whether it’s dry bulk, liquid bulk, project cargo, or other goods, Groupe Somavrac has the equipment and skills to ensure safe and efficient stevedoring performed to high environmental standards.

SAFE MANAGEMENT OF HAZARDOUS MATERIALS 

Some cargo must be handled with great care due to the hazards it presents. The Groupe Somavrac team is particularly cautious with this type of cargo and uses methods that limit incident risks.

MULTIMODAL HANDLING (COMBINED TRANSPORTATION):

Obviously, waterways cannot be used to reach every territory. To get cargo of any type to its destination, Groupe Somavrac uses various transportation networks, including railways and road networks, and offers warehousing services. The proximity of rail and road access enhances Groupe Somavrac’s stevedoring services. Groupe Somavrac follows logistics optimization principles to get cargo to its destination, wherever it may be, and ensure customer satisfaction.

OPTIMIZATION OF TRANSPORTATION LOGISTIC

Groupe Somavrac helps customers save on transportation and warehousing costs by painstakingly coordinating every activity of the logistics chain.

ONGOING TRANING PROGRAM

To provide simple, safe, and environmentally conscious stevedoring services, Groupe Somavrac offers its employees training programs to keep them up to date on the latest technical advancements and work methods.