URC offers a variety of marine services both at Portbell and at the Jinja Pier. Both piers are used by the various vessels to transport Roll on Roll off cargo. The Portbell Pier is plied by URC’s own MV Kaawa between Mwanza Port and Portbell, MV Umoja between Mwanza port and Portbell and MV Uhuru which plies between Kisumu port and Portbell/Jinja Pier.
Portbell is a one stop center for Cargo haulage with the presence of a URA customs office, UNBS Office, Immigration Office, Uganda Police forces, a bonded warehouse and Uganda Railways Office.
With possession of the largest dry dock in Uganda at Portbell, we offer dry dock services and docking station for other foreign vessels.