Building on G.T. Gillie & Blair’s 100 years of experience and longstanding professional and commercial relationships with many relevant marine and land operators Gillie & Blair Shipping Services is able to offer specific expert shipping advice combined with the expertise to plan and manage specialised logistical projects. In-house and true hands-on experience exists in:

  • CHARTERING - general coasters / heavy-lift and MPP / container lines / barges
  • TECHNICAL - provision of CAD-based lashing, securing, loading, stowage solutions
  • ATTENDANCE - cargo Superintendency, warranty surveying, loss adjusting, client representation, lift witnessing
  • LASHING AND SECURING - provision of riggers / welders / materials to locations locally or nationally
  • COMMERCIAL - pricing and feasibility studies
  • ROAD TRANSPORTATION - arranging for haulage and movement of abnormal / OOG items, generally only as part of or in relation to overall shipping packages / projects
  • AIR FREIGHT - arranging for movement of all manner of items, also generally only as part of, or in relation to overall shipping packages / projects
  • OTHER MARINE - ro-ro, barging, inland waterway movements