Solent Stevedores secures deal with Saga Cruises



Thursday, July 21, 2022 - 12:47 by ce-press

Solent Stevedores (SS) has secured a five-year deal for cruise turnaround services with Saga Cruises.
 
This new contract will cover all cruise calls to the Port of Southampton for Saga Cruises’ Spirit of Adventure and Spirit of Discovery. By 2028, it will mark a 10-year relationship between the two companies.
 
“Our new agreement with Saga Cruises is testament to the skill, expertise and dedication which our team deliver to each and every cruise call to the Port of Southampton and the great working relationship we have held with Saga Cruises since 2017,” said Tom Dynes, operations director SS.
 
“The cruise industry has shown incredible resilience in the last two years and we’re proud to play such an integral part of all cruise operations at Europe’s leading cruise turnaround port.”
 
The contract includes mooring the ships, stores loading, passenger mobility assistance and baggage handling.
 
Every year at the Port of Southampton, SS welcomes nearly two million guests, handles 3.5 million suitcases and 120,000 tonnes of ships’ stores across 400 calls.
Solent Stevedores secures deal with Saga Cruises
Luggage handling in the Port of Southampton (c) Solent Stevedores


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