Our Customers

Independent Stevedoring is proud to service vessels of a large number and variety of customers.

"Independent Stevedoring has provided Swire Shipping/Tasman Orient Line stevedoring services for a number of years. Their service delivery has always been efficient and flexible, with a focus on improving operations.

"Their people are hands on, positive, willing to help and get involved. They are innovative and reinvest in their business by upgrading and introducing new equipment, which has enhanced productivity without compromising cargo care."

Geoff Diggle, Operations Manager, Swire Shipping

"Independent Stevedoring is a key service provider to our company, ensuring our vessels are loaded in a timely and secure manner. Through all levels of their staff, they have a professional attitude and commitment to achieving the highest level of attainment. "Through ISL's good communication and understanding of our business objectives, we are able to continually improve service levels to our customers."

Mike Ivamy, Southern Fresh Produce

"Key words to describe ISL: professional, productive, safe and obliging. "Care is always taken to ensure productivity is high, but not at the expense of health and safety. Independent Stevedoring has also been active in managing environmental aspects of the unloading."

Robin Goldsack, Chief Executive Officer, Dominion Salt

"ISL has been providing onboard labour services at the Tauranga Container Terminal since its inception in 1998. Over that time, the terminal has continued to grow and is recognised as having achieved consistent world-class crane productivity. ISL has played a key role in achieving this productivity.

"The team members at ISL are excellent communicators, highly innovative and offer a top level of quality in their work. They take great pride in their operation, which is apparent in the presentation of their staff and equipment as well as service excellence. They are a service provider offering quality, productivity and innovation."

Graeme Marshall, Commercial Manager, Port of Tauranga

"Ballance imports large volumes of fertiliser product through the Port of Tauranga. We utilise Independent Stevedoring as one of our service providers at the port. ISL's team are true professionals in how they approach our business, safety conscious and look at innovative ways of improving systems. They are experienced staff with a can do attitude, always looking for improvement."

Jack Herder, GM Supply, Ballance Agri Nutrients