Chatham

Authority:
Medway Ports Flagstaff House, Chatham Docks Chatham, Kent ME 4 4SW
Ownership:
Peel Ports
Contact:
London Medway Head Office
Archway House

Sheerness Docks,
Sheerness,
Kent, ME12 1RS

Tel: 01795 596 596

Website: www.medwayports.com/chatham
Transport Connections:
Rail connected
Nearest passenger rail: Chatham Town Centre 5km
Nearest int’l airport: Gatwick 70km
Location:
Lat: 51⁰ 24’ N; Long: 00⁰ 33’ E On River Medway, a dock basin accessible via 2 locks.
Storage:
Data to follow
Pilotage:
Compulsory all vessels over 50m, by Arrangement with pilotage authority.
Exemption certificates available for regular traders.
Approximate Annual Tonnage:
1,000,000
Port Contacts:
Operations Manager: David Shoebridge
Marine Services Manager: Martin Hughes Email:Martin.Hughes@peelports.com

Sales Manager: Andre Hunter Tel:01795 596552

Tel: +44 (0) 1795 596 596
Email: enquiries@medwayports.com
Commercial Cargo Handling Facilities:
Stevedoring provided by port authority or private operators, depending on terminal used.
Cranes – B5 – 5T & mob
B3/4 – 20T/5T/mob
B8 – 20T, 2 x 65
Ro-ro berths: 4

Other handling equipment
Forklifts: details from individual terminal operators.
Principal Activities:
Unit loads (ro/ro),
Vehicles/wheeled cargoes;
Forest products;
General cargo;
Steel
Access and Accomodation:
River/Tidal Berths
Max size of vessel accepted:
Beam: 25m; LOA: 143m (longer at high water);
Draft: 8m
No of berths: 8; Berths total length: 1200m
Facilities and Services:
Ship repair; Lay up berths; Towage