About us

Edward W Turner & Son Limited was established in 1883 and is one of the oldest shipping companies in the UK.

We offer a comprehensive range of services, no matter if its small consignment, full containers or out of gauge cargo, import or export, port to port or door to door; no matter what your requirement is, Edward W Turner & Son Limited is there to help. Motivated, skilled, professionally qualified staff have been the foundation of the Company since its inception; the whole Edward W Turner & Son Limited team are the life blood of the business creating energy and enthusiasm to deliver an excellent customer service experience.

Our aim is simple, to become your preferred supplier in our chosen field achieving operational and service excellence.

Our Services include Seafreight FCL & LCL (Groupage), Container Loading and Storage, ERTS Facilities, Cross Trades,  Conventional / Break Bulk Abnormal Loads, UK Domestic Transport Air Freight, European Road Freight Customs Clearance Import and Export Ships Agency TAD documents (T1 Bond).

We have 2 sites, a 60,000 sq-ft warehouse in Trafalgar Dock and a 60,000 sq-ft warehouse at Bramley Moore Dock. Between both sites we have 4 acres of hard standing for outside storage.  We operate a very secure facility with on site security guards and CCTV in operation.  We are ideally situated within 2 miles of the Port of Liverpool and are ideally located for M56, M57 and M58 motorway networks.

Warehousing Storage (undercover) Storage (outside) Container stuffing & de-stuffing Rigging & Securing Loaded Container Storage (20 foot & 40 foot up to 30 tonne gross) Shunt services to and from the Port of Liverpool.

ERTS Facilities include picking, packing and re-work capabilities, a variety of Mechanical handling equipment to accommodate UK and EURO pallets, cartons, drums, reels, barrels and roll cages as well as loaded 20 ft and 40 ft containers.

More businesses in the UK can be reached from Liverpool within the statutory truck-driving day than any other major UK port. Liverpool is re-emerging as the fastest growing major port in the UK with TEU movement forecast to grow from 5.5M in 2005 to 9M in 2020.

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