Montrose

Authority:
Montrose Port Authority
Ownership:
Trust
Contact:
South Quay,
Ferryden
Montrose,
Angus DD10 9SL
Tel: 01674 672302
Fax: 01674 675530
Email: enquiries@montroseport.co.uk
Website: www.montroseport.co.uk
Transport Connections:
Roads: A92 to A90 Dundee, Perth – dual carriageway
Nearest passenger rail: Montrose 2km
Nearest int’l airport: Aberdeen 80km
Location:
Lat: 56⁰ 42’ N; Long: 02⁰ 27’ W
Scottish East coast between Aberdeen and Dundee.
Storage:
Open: 130,000 m2,

Warehousing: 42,000 m2
UK Ports Association:
British Ports Association (BPA)
http://www.britishports.org.uk
Pilotage:
Compulsory for vessels over 60m LOA

The port offers an efficient Pilotage through its own in-house Pilotage, line handling and port control operation.

Port Control is manned on a 24-hour basis, with VHF watch maintained on Channel 12
Vessels arriving should call ‘Montrose Port Authority’ on Channel 12 at least two hours prior to their arrival
Vessels bound for Montrose must keep Port Control advised on any alteration to ETAs at least six hours prior to arrival
Vessels are advised to remain east of the outer red buoy at port entrance and await further instructions from the pilot and Port Control who will advise on berthing and anchorage as required

Contact Port Control on 01674 679916
Approximate Annual Tonnage:
Total GT 1.8 Million
Port Contacts:
Chief Executive & Harbour Master: Capt Thomas Hutchison Email:info@montroseport.co.uk
Commercial Services Team Leader: Lynn Harper
Facilities Co-ordinator: Shirley Cheyne
Commercial Cargo Handling Facilities:
Stevedoring provided by private operators:

William Whyte Cargo Handlers Limited Website: www.whytecargo.com

Rix Shipping (Scotland) Ltd Website: www.rix.co.uk

Cranes:
Mobile: Up to 750 T

Other handling equipment:
Forklifts: 3 max capacity 22T
Principal Activities:
Dry bulks;
Grain/feedstuffs;
Timber;
Woodpulp;
Cement;
Fertiliser;
Scrap;
Offshore materials
Access and Accomodation:
North Quay 6 Berths total length 569m Depth 6.0 – 8.0m

South Quay 4 Berths total length 467 m Depth 6.0 – 8.0m
Facilities and Services:
Moorings for leisure craft; Chandlers; Seamen’s Mission Marine Fuel Bunkering