Security Administrators Limited (SAL)
Security Administrators Limited (SAL) is situated at Berth 2, Kingston Wharves Limited located at Port Bustamante in Kingston, Jamaica, West Indies. The Company, established in September 1987 by the three wharf companies in Kingston Jamaica [Kingston Wharves Limited (KWL), Western Terminals Limited (WTL) and Kingston Terminal Operators Limited (KTO)] became a 100% subsidiary of KWL when that company completed the acquisition of the shareholdings of the other wharf companies in 2000. A new partnership developed in 2002 and SAL is now jointly owned by KWL and the Port Authority of Jamaica (PAJ).
Harbour Cold Stores
Harbour Cold Stores Limited , a wholly owned subsidiary of Kingston Wharves Limited, is the largest public refrigerated warehouse in the English speaking Caribbean. The company was established in 1967 and is strategically situated between two main wharves at the Port of Kingston.
The principal activity of Harbour Cold Stores Limited is its operations as a bonded public refrigerated warehouse. The main function of the company is the preservation of "cold chain" for refrigerated or perishable cargo. This involves the receiving, and storing of these perishable predetermined temperatures.
The total refrigerated room capacity is 754,000 cubic feet freezer space with average temperature range of -23 C to -18 C and 70,600 cubic feet of chill room space with an average temperature of -2 C to -5 C. A highly trained maintenance staff, along with state-of-the-art computerized temperature-monitoring devices monitors each room.
The company also services refrigerated containers for various shipping lines, which involves the monitoring of temperatures and repairing of units. In addition to its regular cold storage facilities, the company's subsidiary Western Storage Limited has an additional 288,000 cubic feet of refrigerated storage area and another 144,000 cubic feet that can be used for dry storage or for any necessary cold storage space expansion.