Inverness

Authority:
Inverness Harbour Trust
Ownership:
Trust
Contact:
Harbour Office
Longman Drive
Inverness, IV1 1SU

Tel: 01463 715715
Fax: 01463 715705
Email: sinclair@portofinverness.co.uk
Website: www.portofinverness.co.uk
Transport Connections:
Roads: A9 (south) dual/A96 (east) single/A82 (west) single/A9 (dual) single
Nearest passenger rail: Inverness 2km
Nearest intl airport: Inverness (Dalcross) 11km
Other connections: Caledonian Canal to west coast of Scotland
Location:
Lat: 57° 29 N; Long: 04° 14 W
In River Ness at head of Inverness Firth
Storage:
CEO: Sinclair Browne

Email: sinclair@portofinverness.co.uk

Harbour Master: Ken MacLean

Email: hm@portofinverness.co.uk
Normal hours: 24 hrs
24-hr Tel: 01463 715715
UK Ports Association:
British Ports Association (BPA)
http://www.britishports.org.uk
Pilotage:
Normally 2hrs before HW and up to HW Compulsory all vessels over 50m LOA VHF Channel 12
Approximate Annual Tonnage:
750,000
Port Contacts:
Covered: three modern transit sheds as well as a canopied area and two open gable bulk storage facilities. All storage facilities are within easy access of the quays.
Open: there are two main areas of generous laydown areas. At the North Longman there is approximately 15,000 sq m whilst the Longman has 16,000 sq m. Both these areas are paved. Additional open storage areas may be available upon request.
Commercial Cargo Handling Facilities:
Stevedoring provided by private operators

Equipment
forklifts: as required
Bulk conveyors + Craneage available

Heavy Lift Pad €“ up to 200t

Access Road for turbine blades up to 50m
Principal Activities:
Dry bulks;
Grain/feedstuffs;
Forest products;
Oil/petroleum;
General cargo;
Road Salt
Access and Accomodation:
Access/Accommodation Port is IPS compliant

Berths:

Sth Citadel Quay (tanker berth) 145m, dredged pocket 110m x 5.5m depth
Nth Citadel Quay 110m x 3m depth
Longman Quay 340m x 5.5m depth
Nth Longman quay 150m x 5.0m depth

All depths are below Chart Datum

Max size of vessel accepted:
Tanker Berth €“ Max Beam 20m, Max Length 93m

Other Quays €“ Max Beam 25m, Max Length 125m

Max Draft on any tide 5.3m on any tide and potentially up to 6.25m.
Consult harbour Office for a particular tide.
DWT: 4,500
No of berths: 8
Berths total length: 795m
Facilities and Services:
Bunkering; Fresh water; All berths