Southampton

Authority/Operator:

Associated British Ports
Operators Various incl: Southampton Container Terminal ESSO (Fawley), BP (Hamble)

UK Ports Association

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

Ownership:

Company owned

Contact

Ocean Gate
Atlantic Way
Southampton SO14 3QN
Tel: 02380 488 800
Website:  www.abports.co.uk

Pilotage

Compulsory for vessels over 61km, passenger vessels over 20m pilotage exemption certificates may be issued qualifying masters whose vessels call regularly the port
VTS Channel 9

Approx annual tonnage

35,000,000

Principal traffic

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

Access/Accommodation

River/Tidal Berths
Max depth: 15m
Max draft: 15m
No of berths: 46
Berths total length: 8670m

Port of Southampton

Location

Central south coast of England, head of Southampton water,

Port contacts

Data to follow

Storage

Open: 63 hectares
Covered: 66, 500 sq m
Refrigerated: 66, 500

Transport connections

Roads: M271, M27, M3, A33, A34, A36
Rail connected/Rail freight terminal. Fully rail served in port estate enabling movement of cargo and passengers.
Nearest passenger rail: Southampton Central 1km
Nearest int’l airport: Southampton 7km
Other connections: Passenger and freight serves to the Isle of Wight

Commercial cargo handling facilities

Cranes
12 container crane of up to 60T capacity
25 quayside cranes of up to 35T capacity
1 floating crane of 200T capacity
Linkspans 5
Other ro-ro
Specialised vehicle handling centres incl.
PDI, rail reception facilities and extensive Storage.
Dedicated specialist facilities Include purpose- built produce, container and vehicle terminals, dry and liquid bulk handling facilities.

Other handling equipments
Forklifts; Tugmasters; Bulk conveyors; Straddle carriers

Facilities & services

Moorings for leisure craft; Ship repair/ graving docks; Lay up berths; Chandlers; Yacht Marina; Towage; Bunkering; Seamen’s Mission; Free Zone facilities

Facilities available for reception of ships waste under MARPOL Annexes I – V. Contact ships agent for details.

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TIDE TABLE FOR PORT OF SOUTHAMPTON
Tide Times & Heights for Southampton on 25th July 2017
00:34 - High Tide ( 4.67m )
03:05 - High Tide ( 4.54m )
06:30 - Low Tide ( 0.28m )
13:05 - High Tide ( 4.62m )
15:33 - High Tide ( 4.75m )
18:51 - Low Tide ( 0.51m )

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