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ABP Property

Our property division brings together an unrivalled land bank spanning 21 multi-modal locations around the country, with 950 hectares of port-based development land.

ABPmer

Drawing on 60 years of experience, ABP Marine Environmental Research (ABPmer) provides specialist marine environmental research and consultancy services.

UK Dredging

UK Dredging (UKD) operates the largest British-owned dredging fleet and specialises in the provision of reliable and cost effective port maintenance dredging services.

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Paul Litten

The Port of Fleetwood’s position on the edge of Morecambe Bay makes it ideal to service the Irish Sea offshore wind industry.

Throughout our network of 21 ports around Britain, our expert and highly-trained teams are ready to work in partnership to deliver the solutions your business needs.

Backed by a programme of ongoing investment, our ports provide leading facilities and equipment, operated by our expert teams who can safely and efficiently handle a wide variety of different cargoes.

Fleetwood’s position and connectivity to transport infrastructure makes it ideally-placed to support the growing offshore energy sector in the Irish Sea.

The port has significant development opportunities available for the design and construction of bespoke business space.

Utilising our port locations, we are well positioned to offer a multi-port distribution package with one consolidated contractual agreement, offering significant benefits for your business.

Connectivity

Situated on the edge of Morecambe Bay, the Port of Fleetwood provides trunk road links to the M6, with the M61 and M65 offering easy access to the major conurbations of Lancaster, Preston and Blackpool and the major centres of Liverpool, Manchester and Leeds and further south direct to Birmingham.

Delivering for customers

ABP’s continuing programme of investment keeps our infrastructure, equipment and people up-to-date, allowing us to provide our customers with the very best services available.

The Port of Fleetwood offers 12.5ha of hard standing, a sheltered haven, and Ro-Ro berth with 180 tonnes of loading capacity.

Its fish market handles around 5,000 tonnes of fish every year and over 800m of quay frontage is available, as well as a cold store and a 650-tonne capacity slipway.

ABP’s Four Gold Anchor Fleetwood Haven Marina offers 420 fully-serviced berths for yachts and motor cruisers.

Port of Fleetwood provides
12.5ha of hard standing area
Ro-Ro berth has
180 tonne loading capacity
Provides
420 fully-serviced marina berths

Key statistics and berthing information

Total port acreage = 100 acres

      Normal acceptance dimensions of vessels
Dock, Jetty or Quay Quay length Depth of Water Length Beam Draught Approx. dwt
Wyre Fish Dock 800 m 5.5 m 60 m 14.1 m 5.5 m 1,200
RoRo berth 150 m 3.5 m* 160 m 20.3 m 4.2 m 5,000
Isle of Man Berth 91 m      ** 107 m No restriction 4.5 m      **  

*Above chart datum levels
**Any queries regarding Pilotage or VHF coverage should be directed to the Harbour Master

Marine Information

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