Grangemouth

Authority:
Forth Ports Limited
Ownership:
Company owned
Contact:
Port Office
Grangemouth
Stirlingshire
FK3 8UE
Tel: 01324 482591
Fax: 01324 665106
Email: derek.knox@forthports.co.uk
mike.magee@forthports.co.uk
Website: www.forthports.co.uk
Transport Connections:
Road: M9
Linked to national rail network
Nearest passenger rail: Falkirk 6.1km
Nearest intl airport: Edinburgh 30.7km
Location:
Lat: 56° 02.12 N; Long: 03° 41.04 W South shore Forth estuary, west of Edinburgh
Storage:
Port Manager: Derek Knox
Harbour Master: Mike Magee
Normal hours: 24 hour 7 day
UK Ports Association:
The UK Major Ports Group
http://www.ukmajorports.org.uk
Pilotage:
Compulsory for all vessels. By arrangement with pilotage authority.
Approximate Annual Tonnage:
8,500,000
Port Contacts:
Open: Large areas available
Covered: 29,000 sq m
Refrigerated: partially enclosed FPS 5,100 sq m
Commercial Cargo Handling Facilities:
Stevedoring provided by Forth Ports
Cranes
Container: 3 max 40T
Scotch derrick: 1 max 35T

Other handling equipment
Forklifts: 22 max capacity 30T
Tugmasters: 9 max capacity 32T
Principal Activities:
Containers (lo/lo);
Unit loads (ro/ro);
Vehicles/wheeled cargoes;
Dry bulks;
Steel;
Grain/Feedstuffs;
Fruit/Vegetables;
Refrigerated products;
Hazardous cargoes;
Forest Products;
Oil/Petroleum;
Other liquid Bulk;
General cargo;
Project cargo (heavy lift)
Access and Accomodation:
Enclosed Docks
Max depth: 11.7m MHWS
Max size of vessel accepted:
Beam: 26.2m; LOA: 183m; Draft: 11m
No of berths: 20
Berths total length: 2350m
Facilities and Services:
Ship repair/graving docks;
Lay up berths;
2 x 50- tonne weighbridge;
1 CUO jetty;
1 LPG private berth;
6 private jetties;
container storage