With more than 70 years of experience in the ports of Tampa Bay, A.R. Savage & Son is uniquely suited to serve as the ship agent of choice for vessels carrying cargo through Port Tampa Bay, Port Manatee and the Port of St. Petersburg. Our team understands the many facets of the ports, as well as the cargo and vessels docking and loading in Tampa Bay.
Using our state-of-the-art Port Call System, our highly trained ship agents can make all logistical and compliance arrangements for ships to enter, dock, load and/or discharge cargoes, including:
In addition, our staff ensures that the needs of the captain and crew are met, and can coordinate repairs and update security-required gate lists to ensure that all parties have access to the port and assigned terminal.
Because A.R. Savage & Son is bonded and insured to work with importers and exporters in the shipment of their products in ocean-going vessels, we can also arrange for the ship to be loaded or unloaded and document cargo shipments