Felixstowe

Authority/Operator:

Hutchison Port Holdings Ltd

UK Ports Association

The UK Major Ports Group
http://www.ukmajorports.org.uk

Ownership:

Company owned

Contact

Tomline House
Felixstowe,
Suffolk IP11 8SY
Tel: 01394 604500
Fax: 01394 604949
Telex: 98277
Email: enquiries@fdrc.co.uk
Website: www.portoffelixstowe.co.uk

Pilotage

Compulsory all vessels over 50 LOA
VHF CH 9 – Pilotage and ETA’S
VHF CH 6 – Pilot Launches
VHF Ch 71 – VTs/Port Operations
Confirmation of ETA 3 hours before arrival at

Pilot Station
Tel: 01255 243111

Approx annual tonnage

30,000,000

Principal traffic

Containers;
roll-on/roll-off;
Project cargo (heavy lift)

Access/Accommodation

River/Tidal Berths
Max depth: 16m
Max size of vessel accepted:
Beam: no restriction; LOA: no restriction
Draft: 15.7m; DWT: no restriction
No of berths: 9
Berths total length: 3773m

Port of Felixstowe

Location

Lat: 51⁰ 57’ N; Long: 01⁰ 19’ E Southern tip of Suffolk, East Coast.

Port contacts

CEO: Clemence Cheng
Corporate Affairs Manager: Paul Davey
Normal hours: 24 hrs, 7 days 24-hr Tel: 01394 604500

Storage

Open: 28,098 sq m
Covered: 115,135 sq m

Transport connections

Roads: A14 dual, A12 dual
Rail connected/three rail freight terminals
Nearest passenger rail: Felixstowe 4km
Nearest int’l airport: Stansted 101km

Commercial cargo handling facilities

Stevedoring provided by port authority
Cranes
Quay
Panama: 7
Post panamax: 13
Ultra post panamax: 20
Total ship/shore gantries: 33
Yard
Rubber tyred gantries: 85
Rail Mounted cranes: 9

Other handling equipment
Forklifts: 120 max capacity 42T
Tugmasters: 193
Reachstackers:

Facilities & services

Seamen’s Mission

Full waste facilities available.
For details contact The Safety Department Tel: 01394 604500


Please click here if you wish to make Amendments or Additions for this Port

VESSELS IN AND AROUND THE PORT

MAP VESSEL KEY Click here to view the map vessel key

Shipping Map Key

PLEASE NOTE: Vessel positions may be up to one hour old or incomplete.
Data is provided for informational reasons only and is not related by any means to the safety of navigation.

TIDE TIMES AND HEIGHT Click here to view the tide times and heights for today

TIDE TABLE FOR FELIXSTOWE
Tide Times & Heights for Felixstowe Pier on 17th October 2017
04:06 - Low Tide ( 1.00m )
10:37 - High Tide ( 3.67m )
16:39 - Low Tide ( 0.53m )
23:05 - High Tide ( 3.87m )

CURRENT WEATHER Click here to view a 5 day weather forecast for the port

Chance of Rain
Tuesday 17/10/2017 40%
Chance of Rain
Periods of late night light rain. Lows overnight in the low 50s.
Chance of Rain
Wednesday 18/10/2017 40%
Chance of Rain
Overcast with rain showers at times. High 62F. Winds SE at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 40%.
Mostly Cloudy
Thursday 19/10/2017 20%
Mostly Cloudy
Mainly cloudy. High 63F. Winds SSE at 10 to 20 mph.
Chance of Rain
Friday 20/10/2017 40%
Chance of Rain
Windy with rain showers in the morning with some clearing in the afternoon. High near 60F. Winds SSW at 20 to 30 mph. Chance of rain 40%. Winds could occasionally gust over 40 mph.
Chance of Rain
Saturday 21/10/2017 60%
Chance of Rain
Windy with rain showers. High around 60F. Winds SSW at 25 to 35 mph. Chance of rain 60%. Winds could occasionally gust over 50 mph.