Ipswich

Authority/Operator:

Associated British Ports

UK Ports Association

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

Ownership:

Company owned

Contact

Old Custom House,
Key Street
Ipswich,
Suffolk IP4 1BY
Tel: 01473 231 010
Website:  www.abports.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

2,500,000

Principal traffic

Containers (lo/lo);
Unit loads (ro/ro);
Vehicles/wheeled cargoes;
Dry bulks;
Grain/feedstuffs;
Forest products;
Oil/petroleum;
Other liquid bulk;
General cargo;
Project cargo (heavy lift)

Access/Accommodation

Enclosed Docks

Max depth: 5.5m
Max size of vessel accepted:
beam: 13.8m; LOA: 90m; draft: 5.5m
No of berths: 1
Berths total length: 1000m
River/Tidal Berths

Max depth: 8.6m
Max size of vessel accepted:
LOA: 155m; draft: 8.9m
No of berths: Berths total length: 1300m

Port of Ipswich

Location

Lat: 52⁰ 03’ N; Long: 01⁰ 10’ E 13km inland from Harwich Harbour at head of River Orwell

Port contacts

Old Custom House,
Key Street,
Ipswich,
Suffolk IP4 1BY
Tel: 01473 231 010

Storage

Open: 400,000 sq m
Covered: 75,000 sq m
Refrigeratedr: 200 sq m

Transport connections

Road: A14 dual
Rail-connected.
Nearest passenger rail: Ipswich 1km

Commercial cargo handling facilities

Stevedoring provided by port

Cranes
Container: 3 max 40T
Rail mounted: 7 max 10T; 1 max 15T;
Mobile: 3 max 10T
Linkspans: 2 capacity 180T

Other handling equipment
Forklifts: 31 max capacity 26T
Tugmasters: 13;
Bulk conveyors: 9
Rail mounted gantries: 2 max capacity 35T

Facilities & services

Moorings for leisure craft; Shiprepair/graving Docks; Lay up berths; Yacht Marina; Towage

Disposal facilities for galley waste materials are situated close to all berths and signposted. facilities for the disposal of other dry or liquid waste are readily available locally and contractors may be contacted through your agent.


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TIDE TABLE FOR IPSWICH”
Tide Times & Heights for Ipswich on 25th July 2017
01:52 - High Tide ( 4.59m )
07:30 - Low Tide ( 0.39m )
14:14 - High Tide ( 4.51m )
20:03 - Low Tide ( 0.02m )

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