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Port Services

As global logistics experts we provide marine and shipping logistics services that link Australia to the Asia Pacific and beyond. 

Whether operating from our own terminals or providing remote marine services at ports around the world, our comprehensive port services comprise total management of your port logistics requirements. Our specialised support services include the provision of labour, containers, cranes, stevedoring, and trained personnel to provide a seamless interface between road and sea transport services.

Our port capability has grown out of more than 125 years of providing freight and logistics services, and continues to develop to support the evolving needs of our customers.

Why Toll?

Our experience in port operations and marine logistics, backed by the ability of the wider Toll Group, ensures we deliver truly integrated logistics solutions.

Our capability is backed by specialist technology to support our marine and port activities - allowing us to help coordinate daily operations and movements of general and bulk cargo.

We can organise your documentation and obtain port clearance for you, including declaration to the port authority of your vessel’s arrival and departure, submission of your crew list and coordinating your cargo manifest and trading certificates. We can also provide ship handling and vessel husbandry services for your vessels.

We provide a dedicated crew and equipment to handle loading and unloading of cargo. We have the capacity, equipment and expertise to handle most types of cargo including cold chain cargo, chemical and liquids, and bulk.

As part of our port cargo handling service, we also offer a full range of consolidation depot services including:

  • receipt and despatch
  • cargo care
  • tallying
  • container packing
  • quarantine wash down
  • storage and transport
We have the equipment and expertise to manage all freight sizes including out-of-gauge cargo, across our network of terminal operations. Read more about our Wharf Services.

We offer stevedoring services in ports throughout Asia Pacific. We’re highly experienced in container and break bulk.

We also have specialist stevedoring teams that we’re able to deploy to remote areas or for project-based stevedoring around Australia and Asia Pacific.

From our own purpose-built facilities in Singapore and Thailand, we offer a range of jetty operations to support the oil and gas industry as well as marine and offshore operations. In addition to our waterfront facilities, we offer land-based storage facilities (warehousing and open yard storage) to support mobilisation and demobilisation operations for a wide range of offshore activities and range of vessels, including:

  • offshore support vessels, including drilling support and platform support vessels
  • survey vessels
  • drill ships
  • semi-submersible rigs
  • jack-up rigs
  • supply vessels
  • anchor handling tug supply vessels (AHTS)

Wharf Services

Our wharf cartage services are designed to capture all wharf requirements above and beyond the moving of containers.

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