Complete global logistics solutions for solid and liquid chemicals. That’s what Katoen Natie Specialty Chemicals is all about. As such, Katoen Natie Tank Operations operates its own fleet of more than 1,400 tank containers, linking our clients production-facilities to their destinations. With offices in Antwerp, Houston and Singapore and a worldwide network of agents we are a NVOCC providing tailor made, global, door-to-door, bulk chemical forwarding services.
Tank Container Operations: Unburdening on a global scale
Our staff are highly experienced in forwarding activities and hazardous cargo transport and can provide extensive technical advice on the optimal handling and shipping of your chemical liquids. With our worldwide network of test, repair and cleaning stations, hauliers etc., we organize intermodal transport, export & import shipments as well as document control to a high level of customer satisfaction. Unburdening customers on a global scale, we offer complete packages, taking care of the product from the loading point at the plant all the way to our yards, filling – and heating-installations and warehouses.
The High Heat expert
Our fleet is designed to cater for extensive high heating requirements. The tanks range in design temperature from 150 to 200 °C, ideal for transporting e.g. viscous liquids with high melting point or liquids that solidify at ambient temperature.
Fleet management services
Through our expertise we can act as your partner in providing fleet management services. By organizing the loading, discharging, repair, cleaning, document control and forwarding we optimize your fleet condition and utilization, relieving your organization while providing the necessary input as if you were to organize it in-house.