Heavy cargo

Heavy cargo

Heavy cargoes and project cargoes often require special solutions. Transporting these cargoes demands flexibility and specialist knowledge. Port of Zwolle offers plenty of options for these logistical challenges.


Several companies that provide effective solutions for your special transport needs are located in the harbours of the Port of Zwolle. Experts in every area of logistics are on hand to serve you. We also offer full supply chain solutions for project cargoes, including planning, engineering, customs and insurance. Transport from door to door, in accordance with your special needs.


The harbour facilities of the Port of Zwolle are easily accessible for ships up to Va class. The harbours can process barges and coastal vessels up to 3,000 tonnes, with a maximum draught of 3.5 meters.


The harbours of the Port of Zwolle are favourably located at the junction of several transport connections. The Netherlands’ major national transport routes all come together here. Port of Zwolle is not only easily accessible by inland waterways, but also by rail and road. Products transhipped here find their way over these networks to the Randstad, the north of the Netherlands, Germany and the rest of Europe.



Would you like to know more about special transport or heavy cargo? Then don’t hesitate to contact one of the companies below.

  • ROC Kampen (Container terminal Kampen; storage, transhipment and processing).
  • IJDT Kampen (IJssel Delta Terminal Kampen; storage, transhipment and processing).
  • MCS Meppel (Container terminal Meppel, full-service container logistics).
  • DHL Zwolle (Cargo transport, storage, distribution and supply chain solutions).