Lowestoft

Authority:
Associated British Ports
Ownership:
Company owned
Contact:
Post Office,
North Quay Cargo Terminal
Commercial Road,
Lowestoft
Suffolk NR32 2TE
01502 572 286
Website: www.abports.co.uk
Transport Connections:
Roads: A12 dual, A146 single
Rail connected
Nearest passenger rail: Lowestoft – On adjacent site
Nearest int’l airport: Norwich 50km
Other connections: Norwich and Suffolk Broads, River Waveney.
Location:
East Anglia, Suffolk
Storage:
Open: North Quay 16,000 sq m
Covered: 10,000 sq m

14,000-tonne capacity silo and storage installation at Silo Quay
UK Ports Association:
The UK Major Ports Group
http://www.ukmajorports.org.uk
Pilotage:
Compulsory for vessels over 60m LOA
VTS Channel 14

Pilots Email: lowpilots@abports.co.uk
Approximate Annual Tonnage:
30,000
Port Contacts:
Post Office,
North Quay Cargo Terminal,
Commercial Road,
Lowestoft,
Suffolk NR32 2TE
01502 572 286

Harbour Master: Gary Horton

Operations Manager: Tom Duit

Tel: 01502 572286

Email: lowestoftportcontrol@abports.co.uk

Commercial Manager: Paul Litton Tel: 01502 572286 Email:CommercialEA@abports.co.uk
Commercial Cargo Handling Facilities:
Stevedoring provided by private operators.
Mobile cranes available. Forklifts available.
Principal Activities:
Containers (lo/lo);
Dry bulks;
Grain/feedstuffs;
Forest products;
Oil/petroleum;
Offshore Wind;
General cargo;
Project cargo (heavy lift);
Fish
Access and Accomodation:
Inner Harbour
Max size of vessel accepted:
Beam: 22m; LOA: 125m; draft: 6.0m
Total length of quays: 2100m

Outer Harbour
Max size of vessel accepted
Beam: 35m; LOA: 125m; draft: 5.5m
Total length of quays: 1400m
Facilities and Services:
Moorings for leisure craft; Ship repair/graving docks; Lay up berths; Chandlers; Yacht Marina; Bunkering; Towage; Ice Supply

Waste Disposal
Oil, noxious liquid substances in bulk, harmful Substances carried in package form, sewage and garbage.
Cleanway Ltd Tel: 01223 578505
UK Waste Mgt Te: 01493 601545
Environclean Ltd Tel: 01493 331661
Comprehensive list of contractors may be obtained from ABP