Empty Depot Services

Empty Depot Services

A broad range of container services

DP World Antwerp - Empty Depot Services (EDS) is our off dock empty depot at the left bank of the river Scheldt and offers a broad range of container services to Antwerp Gateway customers, such as storage, maintenance, cleaning and repair. The empty depot is a 100 % DP World Antwerp entity.

EDS handles empty containers that are on their way to or from Antwerp Gateway. After the damage check, they can go to the repair department if necessary. EDS is centrally located in the port of Antwerp and can also be reached by barge.

Key numbers

Yard capacity 140.000 m²
Repair 10.500 m²
Reefers 100 PTI connections
Empty handlers 11

landside 1791

waterside 1608

Capacity 15.000 TEU


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Control and Repair

Our damage check criteria are carefully tailored to the destination of the freight to optimize the number of repairs. Our well-trained repair team has all the means to repair any damage to your container.

Advanced Stock Management

We take care of your stock and monitor the dwell time, to optimize the period the container is unused in the stack.

Dedicated reefer service

Our PTI includes monitoring, checking, cleaning, repairing and setting up your refrigerated container to ensure your reefer is clean and ready in all respect to receive cargo.