Garston

Authority:
Associated British Ports
Ownership:
Company owned
Contact:
Port Office
Dock Road
Garston
Liverpool
LI9 2JW
Tel: 0151 427 5971

Email:garston@abports.co.uk
Website: www.abports.co.uk
Transport Connections:
Road: A561 dual, links via A562 and A5300 to M56, M57 and M62
Rail: Freightliner terminal adjacent to Port
Nearest passenger rail: Garston Station 1 km
Nearest int’l airport: Speke, Liverpool 3km
Location:
Lat: 50⁰ 21’ N; Long: 02⁰ 54’ W
North bank of River Mersey, 10km upstream of Liverpool City Centre
Storage:
Data to follow
UK Ports Association:
The UK Major Ports Group
http://www.ukmajorports.org.uk
Pilotage:
Vessels under 82m LOA or vessels up to 95m Provided the beam does not exceed 12m, Carrying non-hazardous cargo are not Compulsory for pilotage
Approximate Annual Tonnage:
750,000
Port Contacts:
Harbour Master: Steve Gallimore Email:steve.gallimore@merseydocks.co.uk

Port Office,
Dock Road,
Garston,
Liverpool, LI9 2JW
Tel: 0151 949 6132

Email: garston@abports.co.uk
Commercial Cargo Handling Facilities:
Stevedoring provided by private operators

Cranes
60t Mobile Harbour Crane
Various Mobile Excavators
Other ro-ro capabilities
Principal Activities:
Imports:

Steel Products, Minerals, Chemicals, Fertilisers, Bagged and palletised products, Grain, Milling Wheat, Rice, AFS, Salt, Aggregates, Project cargoes

Exports:
Coal, Scrap

F Armitt & Son operates a 1,022m2 steel handling terminal and a dry bulk handling terminal
Access and Accomodation:
Enclosed Docks
Max size of vessel accepted:
beam: 19.2m; LOA: 152.4m; draft: 8.3m;
DWT: 10,000
Berth total length: 2380m
Facilities and Services:
Fresh Water Available; Bunkering; Seamen’s Mission

ABP Waste Management Plan available on request.
Garbage receptacles available at all berths.
Contractors available for all other waste disposal arrangements.