Ridham

Authority:
Authority: PLA Operator: Ridham Sea Terminals Ltd
Ownership:
Ridham Sea Terminals Ltd
Contact:
Ridham Docks,
Iwade
Sittingbourne,
Kent ME9 8SR

Tel: 01795 470881
Email: info@ridhamseaterminals.co.uk
Website: www.galbraiths.ltd.uk
Transport Connections:
Roads: A249 (dual); M2, M20, M25 Seven miles
Rail connected
Nearest passenger rail: Ridham 0.5km
Nearest intl airport: Gatwick 55km
Location:
On the Swale and Medway River, on the mainland opposite Isle of Sheppey
Storage:
Director: John Russell
Commercial Manager: Marie Yates Email:marieyates@ridhamseaterminals.co.uk

Dock Manager: GAry Carter Mob:7867 603 109 Email:garycarter@ridhamseaterminals.co.uk

Normal hours: 0700 €“ 1800
Pilotage:
Compulsory for most vessels Tidal: restriction on length for night pilotage

Email: station.officer@estuaryservices.co.uk
VHF 9 Compulsory for vessels over 90m or over 6m draft
Approximate Annual Tonnage:
1,230,000
Port Contacts:
Open: 15 acres
Covered: 11, 000 sq m
Commercial Cargo Handling Facilities:
1 x 40 Tonne / Buckets €“ Scrap Grabs €“ Up to 10 metre cc

3 x Multipurpose 360 degree hydraulic cranes
Principal Activities:
Dry bulks;
Hazardous cargoes;
Forest products;
Other liquid bulk;
General Cargo;
Project cargo (heavy lift)
Access and Accomodation:
River/Tidal Berths
NABSA berth. Normally 2m water at LWDST
Max size of vessel accepted:
Beam: 17m; LOA: 102m; draft: 6.2m
DWT: 4/5000
No of berths: 4
Facilities and Services:
Available locally, not in dock; Ship repair; Yacht Marina; Towage; Bunkering; Shipping agency in dock; Charles England.