Associated British Ports (ABP)
Company owned
ABP Port Office
Cleethorpe Road
Grimsby DN31 3LL
Tel: 01472 359181

Commercial Contact: Chris Bowlas Tel: 01482 327171
Transport Connections:
Roads: A180 dual to 100 metres from Dock Estate.
A180 joins M180, M18/M1
Nearest passenger rail: Grimsby 2km
Nearest int’l airport: Humberside 30km
Other connections: Linked via R Humber to Inland Canal System
Lat: 53⁰ 35’ N; Long: 00⁰ 04’ W River Humber, 9.5km from N Sea
Open and Covered available
UK Ports Association:
The UK Major Ports Group
Compulsory for all vessels. VTS Channel 12
Approximate Annual Tonnage:
Port Contacts:
Head of Marine, Humber: Gary Wilson


Harbour Master Humber: Capt Andrew Firman Tel: 01482 327171

Dock and Operations Manager Phil Christy Tel:01472 359 181
Commercial Cargo Handling Facilities:
Stevedoring provided by private operators.

Rail-mounted: 3 x 71/2 T; 6 x 3T
Mobile: privately operated up to 130T
Ro-Ro: 5 berths with ramps

Other handling equipment
Tugmasters: privately operated available
Principal Activities:
Unit loads (ro/ro);
Vehicles/Wheeled cargoes;
Dry bulks;
Refrigerated products;
Forest products;
General cargo;
Access and Accomodation:
Enclosed Docks
Max size of vessel accepted:
Beam: 20.5m (normal); LOA: 145m;
Draft: 5.8m; DWT: 6000
No of berths: 20
River berths: 2 x Ro-Ro berths plus berthing facilities for small offshore vessels.
Facilities and Services:
Moorings for leisure craft; Shiprepair; Lay up berths; Chandlers; Yacht Marina; Bunkering; towage; Ice Supply; Seamen’s Mission

RMS Grimsby and Immingham

Alexandra Dock North, West Side Road, Grimsby DN31 3TD
RMS Grimsby and Immingham (formerly Freshney Cargo Services) operates in Grimsby and Immingham. Here continued expansion has seen the terminals grow to around 26,000m2 of undercover warehousing and berthing for up to 6 vessels with significant additional hard standing open areas. The ports are situated within 6 miles of Spurn Point, lending it prime position for short sea trades between UK, the mainland of Europe, Scandinavia, the Baltic countries and quick turnaround for Oil Rig/Wind Farm supply vessel operating in the near North Sea. Ships can access the ports the whole year round and always remain afloat. RMS Grimsby and Immingham is the ideal solution for handling project cargo imports and exports.

Tel: 0800 008 79 66