Leith

Authority:
Forth Ports Limited
Ownership:
Company owned
Contact:
Imperial House
Albert Dock
Edinburgh
EH6 7DN
Tel: 0131 555 8855
Fax: 0131 555 8750

Email:david.webster@forthports.co.uk

Website: www.forthports.co.uk
Transport Connections:
Roads: Access to A1, M8 and M9

Rail connected
Nearest passenger rail: Edinburgh Waverley 4.7km

Nearest intl airport: Edinburgh 16.9km
Location:
Lat: 55° 59 N; Long: 03° 10 W
Southern shore Forth Estuary, north of Edinburgh
Storage:
Senior Port Manager: David Webster

Email:david.webster@forthports.co.uk Tel: 01382 878130

Harbour Master: Ryan Porteous

Email:Ryan.Porteous@forthports.co.uk Tel: 01382 878141

Normal hours: 0900 €“ 1700
Mon-Thur 0900 €“ 1600
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:
2,000,000
Port Contacts:
Open: Approx 60 acres
Covered: 17,000 sq m
Commercial Cargo Handling Facilities:
Stevedoring provided by Forth Ports
Principal Activities:
Dry bulks;
Grain/Feedstuffs;
Forest products;
Offshore;
General cargo;
Project cargo (heavy lift);
Cruise ships;
Motor vehicles
Access and Accomodation:
Enclosed Docks
Max depth: 12.2m MHWS
Max size of vessel accepted:
Beam: 30m; LOA: 210m; Draft: 9.15m
DWT: 40,000
No of berths: 20
Berth total length: 5445m
Vessels in excess of the above may be accepted after discussion with the Harbour Master
Facilities and Services:
North Sea support and decommissioning

Open storage and laydown space

Warehousing

Project cargo

Spoolbase

Dry docks

Quayside craneage

Cruise port

Railhead within port

Construction hub

Grain handling and storage

Waste Disposal: In accordance with waste management regulations