LERWICK

 

Port Information

 

Lerwick PortLerwick is a well-established town that owes its success to the shelter provided by the island of Bressay, which creates the natural harbour. The port is home to many commercial vessels such as the fishing fleet and ferries, is a port of call for cruise ships and also provides support for offshore oil and gas. Comprehensive, modern facilities serve a wide range of port users at Lerwick Harbour.

 

Maximum Size of Vessels

205 metres alongside. Unlimited at anchorage.

 

Tidal

The mean tidal range is 0.8 metres neaps and 1.6 metres at Spring tides. The extreme range is only 2.4 metres

 

Towage

UK standard conditions for towage and other services (revised 1983 and 1986) apply. Harbour Tugs available. 21.4 tonne and 24 tonne bollard pull.

 

Deep Water Berths

Up to 12.5 metres.

 

Greenhead & Holmsgarth - Lerwick

Flow Rate with 4' line is 120m3 per hr 20 Fuel Berths

Storage 10k m3

 

Scalloway

Flow Rate 60m3 per hr only 1 fuel Berth

Storage 470m3

 

Additional Information

For any additional port information, please contact:

 

Lerwick Port Authority
Albert Building
Lerwick
Shetland
ZE1 0LL

 

Tel: +44 (0)1595 692991

Fax: +44 (0)1595 693452

Email: info@lerwick-harbour.co.uk

 

Lerwick Port

 

 

Contact our trading desk with all enquiries
please call +44(0)1595 694348