/ 27.02.2015
Slots by appointment
The HHLA is increasing efficiency of truck handling at its container terminals.
/ 18.02.2015
Container Handling Quality Certified
To become even better, Tollerort has introduced a quality management system.
/ 12.02.2015
Market Leader in Rail Throughput
In 2014, more containers than ever before were handled by rail at HHLA’s container terminals in Hamburg.
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130 years of HHLA

HHLA was founded on 7 March 1885 as HFLG during the construction of the Speicherstadt warehouse district. In our extensive “History” section, you will find many stories and images from the last 130 years.


Rail Port Hamburg

Among European ports – and indeed worldwide – Hamburg is at the top as a rail port. Read more on the success story.


Your Path to HHLA

From the wide range of vocational training opportunities, on through the trainee programmes, to directly joining the Group as a specialist manager, HHLA offers a diversified range of opportunities.


Know-How for North America

Hamburg Port Consulting (HPC) is providing fresh ideas and improving the ecological efficiency of rail-based container transportation in North America.



The NTC team has their eye on large vessels, so that they traverse the river Elbe at the right time.



The port is one of Hamburg’s most popular places of interest. Take a look at it from a bird’s eye view.


Additional information for truckers

Up-to-date information about traffic and detailed maps of the terminal make the trip easier for truck drivers.


Flagship E-mobility Project

See, how battery-operated heavy goods vehicles transport containers. The aim is to charge the batteries when the grid has a surplus of renewable energy.



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Constant change

The Port of Hamburg is developing in a constant change. See new pictures of stevedoring, rail traffic, trucking and shipping.