Buckie (Cluny) Harbour

Authority:
Moray Council
Ownership:
Municipal
Contact:
Harbour Office,
28b Commercial Road
Buckie,
Scotland AB56 1UN

Tel: 01542 831700
Fax: 01542 834742
Email: darren.bremner@moray.gov.uk
Website: www.moray.gov.uk
Transport Connections:
Roads: A98/A96 single
Nearest passenger rail: Keith 18km
Nearest int’l airport: Aberdeen 72km/Inverness 65km
Location:
Lat: 57⁰ 41’ N; Long: 02⁰ 57’ W
On Moray Firth coast midway between Aberdeen and Inverness
Storage:
Covered: Bulk cargo shed 1400m2
UK Ports Association:
British Ports Association (BPA)
http://www.britishports.org.uk
Pilotage:
Not compulsory but advisable VTS Contact on Channel 16 , working channel 12
Approximate Annual Tonnage:
Up to 100,000
Port Contacts:
Harbour Master: Darren Bremner
Email: darren.bremner@moray.gov.uk
Mob: 07779 888599
Normal hours: 24 hrs
24-hrs Tel: 01542 831700
Commercial Cargo Handling Facilities:
Commercial cargo handling facilities Stevedoring provided by private operators
Cranes
Mobile:
Other handling equipment
Bulk conveyors:
Principal Activities:
Dry bulks;
Grain/feedstuffs;
Forest Products;
Fish Fabricated steelwork
Stone
Access and Accomodation:
River/Tidal Berths
Max depth: 4.5 m
Max size of vessel accepted:
Beam: 12.5; LOA: 87m; draft: 4.5m
Up to 87 m. with operational bow thruster , subject to weather and advance notice.
Contact harbour office for details
No of berths: 2; Berths total length: 160m
Facilities and Services:
Chandlers; Bunkering; Buckie Shipyard

Waste Disposal
2 skips provided on jetty for garbage 500 gall holding tank for dirty (5 gall drums only)
Other noxious substances in bulk by private operator. Contact Harbour Master

Currently servicing the operations and maintenance craft associated with the Beatrice Demonstrator turbines, the port has a proven track record of supporting the activity associated with offshore renewable energy developments and has the capacity, supply chain links and geographic location to embrace further expansion in this area.

Historically an important fishing harbour, Buckie also provides a complete servicing package for the fishing fleet. It is also home to a successful manufacturing, boat repair, cargo handling and fishing businesses
Port Service Providers:
Macduff Shipyards,
Commercial Road, Buckie, Moray AB56 1UR
Call: +44 (0)1542 831464

Forsyths
Commercial Rd, Buckie, Banffshire, AB56 1UQ
Tel: +44 (0)1542 836400
This harbourside facility comprises fabrication, blast and paint facilities enabling us to manufacture, coat and load out from one site. This facility is mainly used for carbon steel fabrications