Associated British Ports (ABP)
Company owned
Port Office,
East Parade
East Yorkshire DN14 5RB
Tel: 01482 327 171

Transport Connections:
Road: M62, M18
Rail-connected/Rail freight terminal
Nearest passenger rail: Goole 0.5km
Nearest intl airport: Humberside 50km
Other connections: Aire and Calder Navigation to Leeds, Sheffield and South Yorkshire.
Lat: 53° 42 N; Long: 00° 50 W On River Ouse 80km from sea. The most inland port on east coast.
Harbour Master: Captain Andrew Firman Tel: 01482 327171

Head of Marine: Gary Wilson

Pilots Operations Manager: Capt Andrew Swift Tel: 01482 327171
UK Ports Association:
The UK Major Ports Group
Compulsory for all vessels VTS Channel 16


Out of hours: Tel: 01482 212191

Humber Estuary Services
Approximate Annual Tonnage:
Port Contacts:
Open: 250,000 sq m
Covered: 50,000 sq m
Commercial Cargo Handling Facilities:
Stevedoring provided by private operators.

Container: 2 max 30T; 3 over 40T
Rail-mounted: 15 max 10T
Mobile: 2 max 10T; 3 over 40T
Scotch Derrick: 4 max 40T
Ro-ro capabilities
One ro-ro ramp 450-tonne capacity
Vehicle handling berths

Other handling equipment
Forklifts: 45 max capacity 40T
Principal Activities:
Containers (lo/lo);
Unit loads (ro/ro);
Vehicles/Wheeled cargoes;
Dry bulks;
Hazardous cargoes
Forest products;
General cargo;
Project cargo (heavy lift);
Access and Accomodation:
Enclosed Docks
Max depth: 6.2m
Max size of vessel accepted:
beam: 24m; LOA: 100m; draft: 5.5m
DWT: 4500
No of berths: 20
Berths total lengths: 5000m
Facilities and Services:
Moorings for leisure craft; Shiprepair/graving Docks; Seamens Mission; Bunkering

RMS Goole
RMS Goole operates the Boothferry Terminal in Goole which comprises of both covered and open discharging berths. The dock at Goole has a constant draft of 5.5 metres situated some 50 miles from the North Sea and 2 miles from Junction 36 of the M62. From the initial collection of cargo which could be anything from project cargoes, steel or aluminium, to timber or paper

Tel: 0800 008 79 66
Domestic/Galley Waste, Oily (solid) Waste,
General Waste €“ UK Waste Ltd
Tel: 01482 322311
€˜Special Waste on request