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South Docks

Controlling parameters for entry into docks: Vessel length - 141.8 m, Beam - 18.9 m. Draught - 7.16 m MHWN, 8.08 MHWS.

As all advertised depth are subject to siltation, advice must be sought from the Habour Masters regarding latest survey information.

Quay name

Location

Length
(metres)

Heading

Depth MHWS (m) Subject to siltation

Cranes - Max
SWL in tonnes

Sheds

Open storage

Rail

Additional information

Wear Dry Dock

Half-tide basin

115 x 16.6

120/300

Max draught: 5.0

5-t portal

No

No

No

Mobile cranes SWL as required

Youngs Quay

Hudson Dock (N)

212

169/349

5.3

No

No

No

No

Out of general use

Cross Quay

Hudson Dock (N)

61

080/260

8.0

No

No

No

No

Ro-Ro ramp

East Quay North

Hudson Dock (N)

150

154/334

9.0

Mobile cranes SWL as required

No

No

No

Ship repair

East Quay South

Hudson Dock (N)

183

003/183

9.0

Mobile conveyors

No

4,000 m2

No

 

East Quay Land

Hudson Dock

n/a

n/a

n/a

No

No

30,000 m2

No

 

Sheers Quay & environs

Hudson Dock (S)

200

176/356

8.5

No

No

No

No

Lay-by berth

East Quay,
Hendon Dock

Hendon Dock

207

179/359

8.4

LHM 150
40-t * NCK HPC80 32-t * Mobile 32-t *

5,410 m2

1,880 m2

No

* Cranes can be redeployed to other berths in port

South-East Oil Berth

Hendon Dock

98

090/270

8.7

Pipelines

No

No

No

Effectively one berth as vessel manifold position fixes mooring position against shore connecting booms between the two quays.

South-West Oil Berth

Hendon Dock

80

090/270

8.7

Pipelines

No

No

No

West Quay
Hendon Dock

Hendon Dock

95

013/193

Contact Harbour Master

Pipelines

No

No

No

Leased to Northumbrian Water

Junction Wharf

Hendon Dock

50

090/270

Contact Harbour Master

No

No

4,500 m2

No

Out of general use

QE2 Berth

Hudson Dock (S)

141.8

213/033

8.5

Self-discharge

No

No

No

 

Jubilee Quay & environs

Hudson Dock (N)

120

169/349

9.0

No

No

11800 m2

Yes