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  • KC Liner Meeting

    New Agency – Scotland

    Geest Line are pleased to announce the appointment of KC Liner Agencies as their new Scottish agent with immediate effect and will be handling all commercial sales, bookings and documentation functions on behalf of Geest Line within Scotland. After a 10 year absence Geest Line acknowledged the need for local representation and after meeting with […]

  • IT Manager moves on to waters bluer

    Terry (on the right) joined Geest in February 1995 and guided the company through the transition period into the world of advanced computer technology, aiding the company through IBM AS400 to Shipnet with SQL server technology and onto Flexship, a fully integrated business system. His programming knowledge as well as his business acumen promoted a […]

  • St Lucia U17 Football Team

    Geest Line took the opportunity to support the Saint Lucia National Football Association (SLFA) U17 Football team by way of supplying a full new team kit, the team qualified earlier in the year to the CONCACAF U17 World Cup Qualification Tournament in Honduras. SLFA qualifying for this tournament was an amazing success, it is the best result the National Football Team has […]

  • Atlantic Ocean Rowing Challenge

    Geest Line are proud to announce sponsorship of the Wadadli Atlantic rowing team based in Antigua. The challenge commences in December 2015 from La Gomera in the Canary Islands and there starts the adventure crossing the Atlantic to arrive in English Harbour, Antigua. The team leader Dr Nick Fuller decided to take up the challenge […]

  • All Change at Geest Line!

    We wish to congratulate both Lucy Lovegrove and Alison McCormick on their new roles within Geest line. Lucy has moved from our Documentation and Import Department to our Customer Services Team serving our export freight customers helping us to maintain our expected service levels to our clients. Alison has joined our Documentation and Imports service […]

  • Top Fruit – over the Moon!..

    During the port call of m/v Klipper Stream at Manzanillo, Dominican Republic Geest Line customer Pedro Soria took the opportunity not only to ensure safe stowage and shipment of his cargo to Europe he also participated in his favourite sport of ‘kitesurfing’. As you can see the pictures and stunts are spectacular, with many UK staff being […]

  • Geest Line sponsor local ‘Football for Cancer’ team

    Jim Mardle, Geest Line’s Terminal Operations Coordinator at Portsmouth, is a committee member of local charity ‘Football For Cancer’. Each year FFC hold a spring football tournament to raise funds for local cancer charities and families in the area who are in need of extra support. There are eight teams each year and each team […]

  • Bilinda Leitch

    Geest Line would like to welcome Bilinda Leitch, who will be joining our Customer Services team as Geest continue to strengthen their client services. Bilinda has a wealth of experience in the industry, including running a local freight forwarding agency. After sometime away from shipping she has finally returned to her shipping roots. We are […]

  • IT Strengthens their Team

    Geest Line welcomes Simon Figueira as the latest member of the IT department as Geest continue to invest in new systems. Simon brings with him 18 years of valuable experience in the IT sector after working for many years in the defence industry. Simon will  provide valuable support to Geest Lines systems, applications , existing […]

  • Double success for Geest Line

    Geest Line are pleased to announce that they have been awarded a proportion of a major trade lane from a famous beer producer. The award comes after lengthy tendering, and it is a first for Geest Line to be moving cargoes on behalf of this highly respected Global company. Geest are also pleased to announce […]