Workington

Authority/Operator:

Port of Workington

UK Ports Association

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

Ownership:

Municipal

Contact

Prince of Wales Dock
Workington,
Cumbria CA14 2JH
Tel: 0044 1900 602301
Fax: 0044 1900 604696
Email: gateway@portofworkington.co.uk
Website:www.portofworkington.co.uk
Twitter: @WorkingtonPort

Pilotage

Compulsory for vessels over 50m LOA
VTS Channel 14

Towage

Compulsory for vessels over 100m LOA (Harbour Master’s discretion over 92m LOA)

Approx annual tonnage

200,000 excluding multi-modal container traffic

Location

Lat: 54° 39’ N; Long: 03° 35’ W
On the Solway Firth in the country of Cumbria On west coast of England.

Port contacts

Manager/Harbour Master: Jeremy Lihou
Business Development Manager: Colin Sharpe
Operations & Safety Manager: Liam McAleavey
Normal hours: 0600 – 2200

Storage

Open: 25,000 sq m
Covered: 7,500 sq m
Liquid/Other: Bulk liquid terminal 32,000 litre capacity

Transport connections

Roads: A66 to M6
Rail connected
Nearest passenger rail: Workington 0.5km
Nearest int’l airport: Manchester 161km

Access/Accommodation

Enclosed Docks
Max depth: 10.2m
Max size of vessel accepted:
Beam: 20.4m; LOA: 137.2m; Draft: 8.5m DWT: 12,000

No of berths: 7
Berths total length: 675

Commercial cargo handling facilities

Stevedoring provided by Port Authority.

Cranes
Rail mounted: 2 x 30T (max)
Mobile: 1 x 84T (max)

Other handling equipment

Fixed ro-ro ramp
Forklifts: 2 x 8T (max)
2 Front Shovels
3 x Reach Stackers
3 x Tractors and Trailers
2 Shunting Locomotives

Facilities & services

Lay up berths;
Bunkering;
Watering;
Waste management


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TIDE TABLE FOR WORKINGTON
Tide Times & Heights for Workington on 26th July 2017
01:59 - High Tide ( 8.71m )
08:44 - Low Tide ( 0.53m )
14:27 - High Tide ( 8.32m )
20:57 - Low Tide ( 0.95m )

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