Swansea

Authority:
Associated British Ports
Ownership:
Associated British Ports
Contact:
Harbour Office
Lockhead
King’s Dock
Swansea
SA1 1QR
Tel: 0870 609 6699
Website: www.abports.co.uk
Transport Connections:
Roads: M4
Rail connected
Nearest passenger rail: Swansea High Street 4km
Nearest int’l airport: Cardiff Wales 60km
Location:
Lat: 51° 37’ N; Long: 03° 55’ W Bristol Channel
Storage:
Open: 18 hectares
Covered: 25,000 sq m
UK Ports Association:
The UK Major Ports Group
http://www.ukmajorports.org.uk
Pilotage:
Compulsory for vessels over 1600 GRT By arrangement with port authority.
Approximate Annual Tonnage:
520,000
Port Contacts:
Deputy Harbour Master: Tom Batchelor

Director ABP South Wales: Matthew Kennerley

Port Manager: Callum Couper Email: ccouper@abport.co.uk

Harbour Office, Lockhead, King’s Dock, Swansea, A1 1QR
Tel: 0870 609 6699
Commercial Cargo Handling Facilities:
Stevedoring provided by port authority

Cranes
Container: 1 max 40T
Rail mounted: 9 max 10T; 12 max 40T
Linkspans
1 max capacity 230T
Other handling equipment
Forklifts: 24 max capacity 40T
Tugmasters: 3
Principal Activities:
Containers (lo/lo);
Unit loads (ro/ro);
Vehicles/wheeled cargoes;
Passengers;
Dry bulks;
Petro-chemicals;
Steel coils, Timber, coal, cement, sand & gravel;
General cargo
Access and Accomodation:
Enclosed Docks
Max depth: 10.06m
Max size of vessel accepted:
Beam: 26.2m; LOA: 100m; Draft: 9.9m
DWT: 30,000

River/Tidal Berths
Max LOA: 137m
draft: 4.9m
No of berths: 1
Facilities and Services:
Moorings for leisure craft; Ship repair/ graving docks; Towage; Seamen’s Mission; Bunkering