Southern Vectis Ltd.    



Nelson Rd.

Newport, PO30 1RD

United Kingdom

Company description

Transportation: The provision of public service operations on the Isle of Wight and within Southampton and Southern Hampshire; the design and manufacture of oil containment and recovery devices for oil spill response worldwide and industrial waste water treatment; provision of package holiday service to the Isle of Wight; provision of private hire vehicles, day tours and coaching holidays within the UK and Europe; provision of commercial engineering for all types of heavy goods vehicles, with service dealerships for major UK manufacturers

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News and information about Southern Vectis Ltd.

United Kingdom : Go-Aheads Buses Win Record Score for Passenger Satisfaction
Mena Report; March 19, 2018; 642 words
...Hove, Metrobus, konect, Headingham and Chambers, Go North East, Salisbury Reds, Morebus, Thamesdown, Bluestar, Southern Vectis, MetroBus, Oxford Bus Company and Plymouth Citybus. More than two million passengers take Go-Ahead buses every day...
RICK JACKSON: All aboard! Let's Have a Beer and Buses Festival in Portsmouth?
The News (Portsmouth, England); October 4, 2017; 700+ words
...What is remarkable is that more than twice as many vintage buses are running on Beer and Buses than the local operator Southern Vectis needs to operate on its island network of services. So hop over on the hover or the cat and catch a vintage bus across...
The Wight Stuff for a Fabulous Holiday; as the New Monster Movie Opens, JAMES CARTLEDGE Goes Walking with Dinosaurs - on the Isle of Wight
Birmingham Mail (England); January 7, 2014; 700+ words
...tourists a wealth of dino delights - there was even a bus route devoted to the subject during our holiday. Tourists using the Southern Vectis Island Coaster bus service could download an app onto their phones and tablets which, when triggered by certain locations...
A little breezy travelling al fresco.(Letters)
Daily Mail (London); March 4, 2010; 195 words
...Wight, we are experiencing one of our coldest and wettest winters on record. Meanwhile, this is the bus Southern Vectis (owned by Go-Ahead) has put on the route servicing two villages, with a total population of 7,000 people...
Scrap swap; britain ROUND-UP.(Features)
Daily Post (Liverpool, England); October 17, 2009; 246 words travel for a year in exchange for their old banger. Southern Vectis, which operates buses on the Isle of Wight, has launched...use on the company's buses for 12 months. In return, Southern Vectis has pledged to scrap every vehicle it takes in to ensure...
Deft Double-Decker; Veteran Space-Saver: The FLF Lodekka Is Now on the Isle of Wight
Daily Mail (London); January 19, 2009; 700+ words
...of Lodekkas survive, though I'm unaware of any in service in this country. Bristol built remarkably durable buses. Southern Vectis still has a Ktype double-decker it bought in July 1939 in service. The Bristol Commercial Vehicle Enthusiasts website...
Travel Weekly (UK); October 19, 2007; 375 words
...your first job? Working in a hotel on the Isle of Wight, washing dishes. What was your first job in travel? Working for Southern Vectis, a bus company on the Isle of Wight. I worked behind the counter selling tickets for buses, rail, National Express and...
Watch P's & queues.(News)
The Mirror (London, England); September 25, 2007; 203 words
...after locals complained about a lack of manners. Bus firm chiefs on the Isle of Wight were inundated with complaints. Southern Vectis boss Morgan Huws said: "In their cultures, they do not queue for buses and there is a scrum every time a bus turns up...

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Industry information

NAICS codes 
North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) codes are used to classify businesses for the purpose of collecting statistical data related to the U.S. economy. NAICS codes have been assigned to international companies to help organize all companies by type of activity.  

Primary: 485111 - Mixed Mode Transit Systems

333319 - Other Commercial and Service Industry Machinery Manufacturing

334513 - Instruments and Related Products Manufacturing for Measuring, Displaying, and Controlling Industrial Process Variables

334514 - Totalizing Fluid Meter and Counting Device Manufacturing

336111 - Automobile Manufacturing

561510 - Travel Agencies

561520 - Tour Operators


SIC codes 
Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) codes classify establishments by their primary type of activity. SIC codes are a U.S. Census Bureau system but can apply to international companies.  

Primary: 4111 - Local and Suburban Transit industry report

3589 - Service Industry Machinery, NEC industry report

3711 - Motor Vehicles and Passenger Car Bodies industry report

3823 - Industrial Instruments for Measurement, Display, and Control of Process Variables; and Related Products industry report

3824 - Totalizing Fluid Meters and Counting Devices industry report

4724 - Travel Agencies industry report

4725 - Tour Operators industry report