Methil

Authority:
Forth Ports Limited
Ownership:
Company owned
Contact:
Dock Office
Methil
Fife
KY8 3RE

Tel: 01333 426725

Fax: 01333 424873

Port Office
Stannergate Road
Dundee
DD1 3LU

Tel: 01382 224121
Fax: 01382 200834
Email: matt.north@forthports.co.uk
Website: www.forthports.co.uk
Transport Connections:
Roads: A955
Rail connected – No
Nearest passenger rail: Kirkcaldy 15.4km
Nearest int’l airport: Edinburgh 52.6km
Location:
Lat: 56⁰ 11’ N; Long: 03⁰ 01’ W North side of Forth Estuary, northeast of Kirkcaldy
Storage:
Open: 9 acres
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:
100,000
Port Contacts:
Port Manager: Matt North
Harbour Master: Andrew Rendle
Commercial Cargo Handling Facilities:
Stevedoring provided by Forth Ports
Principal Activities:
Dry bulks;
Grain/feedstuffs;
Forest products;
Offshore;
General cargo;
Project cargo (heavy Lift);
Fish
Access and Accomodation:
Enclosed dock
No 2 dock
Max size of vessel accepted:
Beam: 14.6m; LOA: 102m; draft: 5.8m
Berths total length: 713m
Facilities and Services:
Waste Disposal:
In accordance with waste management regulations