Blyth

Authority/Operator:

Blyth Harbour Commission

UK Ports Association

British Ports Association (BPA)
http://www.britishports.org.uk

Ownership:

Trust

Contact

Port of Blyth
South Harbour
Blyth
Northumberland
NE24 3PB
Tel: +44 (0) 1670 352066
Fax: +44 (0) 1670 355169
Email: enquiries@portofblyth.co.uk
Website: www.portofblyth.co.uk

Pilotage

Not compulsory. Arranged via port authority. VTS channels 16 and 12

Approx annual tonnage

1,200,000

Principal traffic

Containers (lo/lo);
Unit loads (ro/ro);
Vehicles/wheeled cargoes;
Dry bulks;
Aggregates;
Fertilizer Grain/feedstuffs;
Forest Products;
Offshore;
Aluminium;
Steel;
General cargo;
Project cargo (heavy lift)

Access/Accommodation

River/Tidal Berths
Max depth: 10.4cm
Max size of vessel accepted:
Beam: 40m; LOA: 190m; draft: 10m
No of berths: 10
Berths of total length: 1300m

Port of Blyth

Location

Lat: 55⁰ 07’ N; Long: 01⁰ 29’ W Northeast coast of England

Port contacts

Chief Executive: Martin Lawlor
Port Director: Alan Todd
Harbour Master: Martin Willis
Technical & Marine Director: Brian Reeve
Normal hours: 0800 – 1700 Mon – Fri
24-hr Tel: 01670 3526781

Storage

Open: 40,000 sq m
Covered: approx 70, 0000 sq m

Transport connections

Roads: A189 dual, A1061 single
Rail-connected/no rail freight terminal
Nearest passenger rail: Tyneside Metro System 10km
Nearest int’l airport: Newcastle 20km

Commercial cargo handling facilities

Stevedoring provided by port authority.
Cranes
Container: 1 x 50T
Rail Mounted: 9 max 10T
Mobile: 5 max 80T
Scotch Derrick: 1 max 30T
Linkspans: 2 max capacity 50 tonnes/axle
Other handling equipment
Forklifts: 50 max capacity 26 tonnes
Tugmasters: 12 max capacity 60T
Bulk conveyors: 3 max capacity 1000 tonnes/hr

Facilities & services

Mooring for leisure craft;
Shiprepair;
Lay up berths;
Chandlers;
Bunkering;
Towage
Waste Disposal, Oil, dry harmful waste, chemical waste, garbage and sewage.
Biffa Waste Services Limited
Tel: 0191 410 6621
Cleanaway Limited
Tel: 0191 377 2166


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TIDE TABLE FOR BLYTH
Tide Times & Heights for Blyth on 26th July 2017
00:03 - Low Tide ( 0.73m )
05:56 - High Tide ( 5.25m )
12:34 - Low Tide ( 0.32m )
18:30 - High Tide ( 5.05m )

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