Hatston

Authority:
Orkney Islands Council Marine Services
Ownership:
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Contact:
Harbour Authority Building
Scapa,
Orkney KW15 1SD

Tel: 01856 873636
Fax: 01856 873612
Email: harbours@orkney.gov.uk
Website: www.orkneyharbours.com
Transport Connections:
Road: Stromness A965
Nearest passenger rail: Thurso
Nearest int’l airport: Inverness
Nearest local airport: Kirkwall
Location:
Lat: 58⁰ 59.95’ N; Long: 002⁰ 58.3’ W South West Kirkwall Bay, Orkney Islands
Storage:
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UK Ports Association:
British Ports Association (BPA)
http://www.britishports.org.uk
Pilotage:
Compulsory for vessels over 65m (passenger) 80m (other)
Approximate Annual Tonnage:
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Port Contacts:
Harbour Master: Brian Archibald
24 hrs Tel: 01856 873636
Commercial Cargo Handling Facilities:
Stevedoring provided by private operators

Cranes provided by private operators
linkspans: 1
Principal Activities:
Containers (lo/lo);
Unit loads (ro/ro);
Vehicles/wheeled cargoes;
Passengers;
Dry bulks;
Grain/feedstuffs;
Oil/petroleum;
Livestock
Access and Accomodation:
Tidal Berths
Max depth: 11m
Max size of vessel accepted:
Beam: no restrictions LOA: 260m; Draft: 9.5m
Facilities and Services:
Ship repair;
Chandlers;
Bunkering;
Waste Disposal:
Skips on piers for combustible & non-combustible waste.
Tanks on main piers for the reception of small quantities of waste oil.
Small quantities of bilge water can be disposed of by arrangement with the Harbour Authority – Tel: 01856 873636