Rix Shipping

Rix Shipping is based at the UK Head office of JR Rix & Sons. Rix Shipping operates a fleet of oil tankers, estuarial barges and crew transfer vessels. We also offer a number of services such as freight forwarding, stevedoring, warehousing and fuel bunkering. 

We are proud to be supporting the UK's renewables sector - (read about James Doyle Director of Rix Shipping talking about the renewables sector on the BBC website)

Our services include

25 acres of strategic land utilised for secure off-dock storage located 500m from King George Dock.

Dedicated Cargo Handling Facility over a dock complex comprising of heavy lift crane capability

Out of gauge and project cargos

Freight forwarding and logistics

Manning and crew services

Fleet of coastal tank ships and barges

For further information please call The Rix Shipping team on 01482 338833, visit us at or email us at


To view the trading Terms & Conditions of Rix Shipping Ltd please click here.

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