Container Transport and Wharf Cartage
Owens container transport and wharf cartage operation has grown rapidly through offering customers an excellent service, and is now one of the largest movers of domestic and international container transport of freight on and off Australia's ports. We are committed to being the market leader in our field of expertise.
With brnahces covering all over Austraila, Owens Transport creates one wharf carrier for you national container transport and AQIS requirements at our depot operations. With one single point of contact in container transport we can tailor personal customer solutions to add enormous benefit to your supply chain need.
Special Container Transport Requirements
Owens Transport Australia prides itself on flexibility and being able to provide special container transport requirements to our customers, so that no matter whether it's a local container pick up or interstate transport, we cover it all.
- Container storage
- Container unpacking and transport distribution
- Container packing for export
- Country area transport
- Sideloader transport
- Transport of machinery
With our wide range of vehicles and equipment we can transport out of gauge, and over dimensional freight to suit any customer requirement.
We are located on substantially large depots with extensive storage facilities and can meet with all your AQIS requirements. We can customise a flexible warehousing solution to meet your freight requirements.
Specialist Container Transport Equipment
Our transport fleet primarily consists of "Twenty-Forty Swings". These swing lift units are capable of lifting and carting 10ft, 20ft and 40ft containers of up to 29 tonne. These units offer our customers maximum flexibility and availability.
We also utilise flat-deck trailers for cart-only movements and break bulk, low tare weight skeletal trailers for overweight containers, and heavy rated tipper units with sliding axles for end-tipping.
Container Transport Technology
Technology at Owens now allows customers the comfort of automated emails on submissions for timeslots and dehire notification. We are directly linked into the major ports' computers, which provide instant and accurate access to container status and availability. This also allows us to update customers on vessel arrival and departure times, Customs hold or Quarantine requirements and real-time tracking.
Owens Transport operations link directly with Mainfreight Australia’s domestic network, enabling us to offer a seamless transport service ex-wharf throughout Australia.
Container Wharf Scheduling
Container transport work is scheduled on a priority system to enable wharf cartage to be completed within time frames. Owens size and volumes enables us to provide container scheduling flexibility.
Choose the container transport company where customer service is an attitude, not a department. Call us for all your container transport requirements.
To find out more about what we can offer please contact any of our friendly branches
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