2016

Yearly Archives

  • Macmillan Coffee Morning at Geest Line

      Once again the staff at Geest Line were out in force to support the annual Macmillan Coffee morning. Some made cakes, some bought cakes, some just ate cakes. However all took part and more importantly put their hands in their pockets, making a very commendable £208.70. Well done to all for supporting such a […]

  • Karting for Debra UK

    Karting for Debra

    This September Geest Line again proudly supported the annual GDM Lindex charity karting event which helped raise £2600 for the charity Debra UK.  Debra is a national charity supporting individuals and families affected by Epidermolysis Bullosa (EB) – a painful genetic skin blistering condition. The 100 minute endurance race was again held at the PF […]

  • Geest Line doesn’t Horse around when it comes to cargo!

    For many years Geest line has been shipping livestock and the latest shipped to Mustique via St Vincent were two fine horses emigrating to the Equestrian Centre on the beautiful island in the Grenadines. The Equestrian Centre in Mustique already has 11 working horses and 4 retired horses, plus the two new ones Willie and […]

  • Geest Line’s Iron Woman

    As the UK was getting used to a new Iron Lady in the shape of the Prime Minister, Geest Line found we have our own! Susie MacGregor, who works as one of our Customer Service Agents also spends her time doing Ironman competitions. A dedicated member of Stubbington Green Runners and Bayside Triathlon Club, when […]

  • Geest Line helps to train the future of the Royal Navy

    Geest Line is proud to be associated with the Royal Navy’s Merchant Navy liaison scheme. This scheme is in place to give Junior Naval Officers the chance to sail in Merchant vessels in order to build a stronger common understanding between the maritime communities. With four vessels running out of Portsmouth on a weekly basis […]

  • Reminder: SOLAS Effective 01/07/16

    NOTICE – GEEST UK IMO SOLAS VGM Geest Line take seriously the need to ensure the safe transportation of your cargo, and to provide a safe working environment for anyone involved with handling our loaded containers both at sea and landside. Geest Line intend to be compliant to this new legislation at all ports and […]

  • Geest Line’s Annual Le Havre Cocktail Party

    Whilst the United Kingdom were deciding the fate of their place within Europe on the 23rd of June, Geest Line was hosting their annual Cocktail party at the Restaurant des Régates Le Havre. This is our chance to thank our French customers for their continued support with our trade lane to the French West Indies, […]

  • Geest Line boosts their presence in the FWI

    Since April 2016 Geest Line have once again been calling into Guadeloupe on a weekly basis. To cement this new alliance and to boost their presence in the region further we teamed up with our French agency, Madship a subsidiary of NAXCO Group and took a booth at the Caribbean Transport and Logistics Trade Fair […]