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Situated directly opposite major Continental ports, the Port of Lowestoft serves the busy sea routes between the UK, Europe, Scandinavia, and the Baltic States. The port is linked by the A12 and A14 to the M11 and M25. Nearby, Norwich Airport is linked to destinations in the UK and Europe. The port is home to the Operation and Maintenance Base for Greater Gabbard Offshore wind farm.

Capabilities and Services

Installation Base Currently unavailable
Operation and Maintenance Base The port acts as a construction coordination and operation base for Galloper and East Anglia ONE offshore wind farms. As well as being an operation and maintenance base for Greater Gabbard offshore wind farm.

Supports Manufacturing of ...

Towers Currently unavailable
Blades Currently unavailable
Foundation Yes, SLP Submarine is operating from this port supplying foundations to various offshore wind farms projects.
Cables Currently unavailable

Transportation

Main road Access to A12, M25.
Rail station Lowestoft Train Station is located 400m from the port.
Helipad Yes
Airport Norwich International Airport is 51km from the port.

General Information

Port name Lowestoft
Operator Associated British Ports (ABP)
Country United Kingdom
Sea North Sea
Latitude 52.473000
Longitude 1.755000

Harbour Master

Name Gary Horton
Organisation Port of Lowestoft - ABP
Phone +44 1502 572 286
Email lowestoftportcontrol@abports.co.uk

Commercial Manager

Name Bob Beare
Organisation Port of Lowestoft - ABP
Phone +44 1502 572 286
Email rbeare@abports.co.uk

Pilot Contact

Available year round. Compulsory for vessels over 60m LOA. +44 1502 572 286 lowestoftpilots@abports.co.uk Compulsory for vessels over 20m LOA carrying dangerous substances. Compulsory for vessels over 30m LOA carrying more than 12 passengers.
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Towage Contact

Available year round. Eastern Marine Services. +44 1502 534 888 +44 7918 670 499 charter@easternmarine.co.uk
Hamilton Dock

Type Dock
Max. Quay Length 0 m
Max. LOA 0 m
Max. Depth 3.7 m
Waveney Harbour

Type Dock
Max. Quay Length 294 m
Max. LOA 0 m
Max. Depth 5.5 m
Inner Harbour-Silo Quay

Type Quay
Max. Quay Length 235 m
Max. LOA 125 m
Max. Depth 6 m
Trawl Dock

Type Dock
Max. Quay Length 270 m
Max. LOA 0 m
Max. Depth 5.5 m
Haven Marina

Type Berth
Max. Quay Length 0 m
Max. LOA 20 m
Max. Depth 2 m
The Royal Norfolk & Suffolk Yacht Club

Type Berth
Max. Quay Length 0 m
Max. LOA 12 m
Max. Depth 2.5 m
Inner Harbour -North Quay

Type Quay
Max. Quay Length 588 m
Max. LOA 125 m
Max. Depth 6 m
Inner Harbour - Shell Quay

Type Quay
Max. Quay Length 340 m
Max. LOA 125 m
Max. Depth 6 m
Inner Harbour-Town Quay

Type Quay
Max. Quay Length 205 m
Max. LOA 125 m
Max. Depth 6 m
3sun Ltd (Installation and Commissioning)
3Sun House, Boundary Road, Southtown
NR31 0FB, Great Yarmouth
Norfolk, United Kingdom
+44 1493 666266
http://www.3sun.co.uk
4 All Ports (Ports and Supply Bases)
4C Offshore, Orbis Energy, Wilde Street.
NR32 1XH, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
+44 1502 307 037
http://www.4allports.com/
4C Offshore Limited (Consultancy - Marine Asset & Vessel Survey)
Orbis Energy Centre, Wilde Street
NR32 1XH, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
+44 1502 307 037
http://www.4cOffshore.com
4NRG Ltd (Research and Development)
OrbisEnergy, Wilde Street
NR32 1XH, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
+44 1502 509222
http://www.4nrg.co.uk
ACN Offshore (Fabrication and Construction)
North Quay, Commercial Road
NR32 2TE, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
+44 (0) 8000 116 966
http://www.acnoffshore.co.uk/
AFS Ltd. (Fabrication and Construction)
Ocean View, Commercial Road
NR32 2TD, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
+44 1502 518880
http://www.afsgb.co.uk
Alicat Workboats Ltd (Marine - engineering)
Southtown Road
NR31 0JJ, Great Yarmouth
Norfolk, United Kingdom
+44 1493 655171
http://www.alicatworkboats.com
Arrow Group (Supplies - Equipment - General)
Compass House, Waveney Drive
NR33 0TP, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
+44 1502 533 433
http://www.arrow.gb.net/
Asda Lowestoft (Provisions)
Horn Hill
NR33 0PE, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
+44 1502 534 200
http://storelocator.asda.com/store/Lowestoft
Atlas Taxis (Transport - Taxis)
2 Pier Terrace
NR33 0AB, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
+44 1502 500000
Centre for Environment, Fisheries & Aquaculture Science (CEFAS) (Consultancy - Biology (Marine))
Pakefield Road
Lowestoft
United Kingdom
+44 1502 562244
http://www.cefas.co.uk
Charity and Taylor (Navigation Aids)
4 Battery Green Road
NR32 1DE, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
+44 1502 581529
http://www.charityandtaylor.com
Charity and Taylor (Chandlery)
4 Battery Green Road
NR32 1DE, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
+44 1502 581529
http://www.charityandtaylor.com
Chemtek LTD (Chemicals)
Orbis Energy, Wilde Street
NR32 1XH, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
+44 1493 660 800
http://www.chemtek.co.uk/
Chiltern House (Accommodation - Onshore)
362 London Road South
NR33 0BQ, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
+44 1502 341186
http://www.chilternhouse.net
CHPV Offshore Energy Media Services (Media)
Orbis Energy Centre, Wilde Street
NR32 2QF, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
+44 1502 500272
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd. (Personnel)
Orbis Energy, Wilde Street
NR32 1XH, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
+44 1502 509224
http://www.cooperlomaz.co.uk
DAL UK Ltd. (Personnel)
OrbisEnergy, Wilde Street
NR32 1XH, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
+44 1502
http://www.dal-zeitarbeit.com
Dron & Dickson (Hazardous Area Equipment and Services)
Orbis Energy Centre, Wilde Street
NR32 1XH, Lowestoft
United Kingdom
+44 1502 539991
Eastern Edge Ltd. (Marketing/PR)
Orbis Energy centre, Wilde Street
NR32 1XH, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
+44 1502 509305
Eastern Marine Services (Vessel Management)
Brooke Business & Industrial Park, Heath Road
NR33 9LZ, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
+44 1502 534888
http://www.easternmarine.co.uk
Ensure Fire Safety (Health & Safety)
Unit 8, Quayside Business Park, School Road
NR33 9NW, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
01502 516 648
http://www.ensurefiresafety.com/
First Group (Transport - Public)
The Britton Centre
NR32 1LR, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
+44 1502 568841
http://www.firstgroup.com/ukbus/suffolk_norfolk/journey_planning/timetables/index.php?operator=22&page=1&redirect=no
Fishers Hotel & Restaurant (Accommodation - Onshore)
41 London Road, Pakefield
NR33 7AA, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
+44 1502 569805
http://www.thefishershotel.com
Five One Taxis (Transport - Taxis)
Unit 8, Harbour Road
NR32 3LZ, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
+44 1502 566566
Fred. Olsen Windcarrier Limited (Vessels - Heavy lift)
Orbis Energy Centre, Wilde Street
NR32 1XH, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
+44 1502 509372
http://www.windcarrier.com
Geo Therm Ltd (Instrumentation)
Riverside Business Centre, Riverside Road,
NR33 0TQ, Lowestoft
United Kingdom

http://www.geothermltd.co.uk/
George Johannes Ltd (Vessels - Survey)
20 Pinbush Road
NR33 7NL, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom

http://www.choicemarineservices.com/
Global Wind Service UK LTD (Wind Turbines & Towers - O & M)
Orbis Energy Centre, Wilde Street
NR32 1XH, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
+44 1502 563368
Graphitas (Consultancy - Specialist Other)
Lorem House, The Marina
NR32 4BX, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
+44 1502 562266
http://www.graphitas.co.uk/
Greater Gabbard Offshore Winds Ltd (Operation and Maintenance - Windfarms)
Herring Market, Battery Green Road
NR32 1BY, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
+44 1502 524000
http://www.sse.com/Greatergabbard/
Hatfield Hotel (Accommodation - Onshore)
The Esplanade
NR33 0QG, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
+44 1502 565337
http://www.hatfieldhotel.co
Holman Marine Solutions (Boat & Small Craft services)
The Excelsior Boat Yard, Harbour Road, Oulton Broad
Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
01502 528804
http://www.holmanmarinesolutions.com
Hotel Victoria (Accommodation - Onshore)
Kirkley Cliff
NR33 0BZ, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
+441502 574433
http://www.thehotelvictoria.co.uk
Hydrosphere UK Ltd (Navigation Aids)
Units C & D, West End Centre, Colthouse Lane
GU34 4JR, Upper Froyle
Hampshire, United Kingdom
+44 1420 520374
http://www.hydrosphere.co.uk/
Iceni Marine Services (Vessels - Crew Transfer)
2 Battery Green Road
NR32 1DH, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
+44 7590 849987
http://www.icenimarine.co.uk
International Boatbuilding Training College (Boat & Small Craft services)
Sea Lake Road
NR32 3LQ, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
+44 1502 569663
http://www.ibtc.co.uk/
International SOS (Health care)
3 Lowestoft Road, Gorleston on Sea
NR31 6SG, Great Yarmouth
Norfolk, United Kingdom
+44 1493 660707
http://www.abermed.com
Jaohar UK Limited (Vessel Broker)
2 Harebell Way, Colton Colville
NR33 8NL, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
+44 1502 585 560 +44 1502
http://www.jaohar.com
Jeckells & Son Ltd (Chandlery)
128 Bridge Road
NR33 9JT, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
+44 1502 565007
Juler Tooke & Co (Accountancy and Financial)
Lothing House, 7 Quay View Business Park, Barnards Way
NR 32 2HD, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
+44 1502 516861
KM Electronics Ltd (Electronics)
Brooke Business Park, Heath Road
NR33 9LZ, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
+44 1502 569 079
http://kmelectronics.co.uk/pages/contact-us.php
KM Electronics Ltd (Marine - engineering)
Brooke Business Park, Heath Road
NR33 9LZ, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
+44 1502 569 079
http://kmelectronics.co.uk/pages/contact-us.php
Lovewell Blake (Accountancy and Financial)
89 Bridge road, Oulton Broad
NR32 3LN, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
+44 1502 563921
http://www.lovewell-blake.co.uk
Lowestoft College (CoVE) (Academic Institution)
Lowestoft College, St Peter's Street
NR32 2NB, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
+44 1502 525006
http://www.lowestoft.ac.uk
Lowestoft Haven Marina (Port Owner/Management)
School Road
NR33 9NB, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
+44 1502 580 300
http://www.lowestofthavenmarina.co.uk/home
Marine Energy 6 Consultants (Consultancy - Specialist Other)
West Holm View, 28 Gunton Cliff
NR32 4PF, Lowestoft
United Kingdom
+44 7884392931
http://www.me6consultants.com/
Marine Logistics Limited (Supplies - Tools & Hardware)
Suite F28, Beacon innovation Centre, Beacon Park
NR31 7RA, Gorleston
Norfolk, United Kingdom
+44 1502 530709
Marine Safety Centre Limited (Accommodation Units/Modules)
Unit 4, Colville Road Works, Colville Road
NR33 9QX, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
+44 1502 500940
http://www.themarinesafetycentre.co.uk
Marine Safety Centre Limited (P.P.E.)
Unit 4, Colville Road Works, Colville Road
NR33 9QX, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
+44 1502 500940
http://www.themarinesafetycentre.co.uk
Marine Safety Centre Limited (Health & Safety)
Unit 4, Colville Road Works, Colville Road
NR33 9QX, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
+44 1502 500940
http://www.themarinesafetycentre.co.uk
Metalstyle Fabrications Limited (Fabrication and Construction)
Unit 25 Harvest Drive, Sth Lowestoft Industrial Estate
NR33 7NJ, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
+44 01502 515758
http://www.metalstylefabrication.co.uk
Munnings Supplies (P.P.E.)
59a Pinbush Road South Lowestoft Ind Estate
NR33 7NL, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
+44 1502 508 888
http://munningssupplies.co.uk/
National Rail (UK) (Transport - Public)
Denmark Street
NR32 2EG, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom

Nautilus Associates Ltd (Consultancy - Specialist Other)
Orbis Energy Centre, Wilde Street
NR32 1XH, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
+44 1502 509266
http://www.nautilus-associates.co.uk
Net Gain: The North Sea Marine Conservation Zone Project (Consultancy - Specialist Other)
105, Orbis Energy Centre, Wilde Street
NR32 1XH, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
+44 1502 509224
Nexen Lift Trucks (Machine Shops)
Riverside Road
NR33 0TU, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
+44 1502 532 211
http://www.nexenlifttrucks.com/
North Sea Services (Training)
5 Regent Road
NR32 1PA, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
+44 1502 588121
http://www.northseaservices.com/
Northgate Marine Limited (Boat & Small Craft services)
Excelsior Boatyard, Harbour Road
NR32 3LY, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
01502 584193
http://www.northgate-marine.co.uk
OceanDTM (Information Technology - Software)
Riverside Business Centre
NR33 0TQ, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
+44 7906 118 126
http://www.oceandtm.com
Oceanscan (Personnel)
Orbis Energy Centre, Wilde Street
NR32 1XH, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
+44 1502 509248
http://www.oceanscan.co.uk
OGN Group - See Offshore Group Newcastle Ltd. (Fabrication and Construction)
North Quay, Commercial Road
NR32 2TE, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
+44 1502 532080
http://www.ogn-group.com
Ordtek Limited (Unexploded Ordnance (UXO))
OrbisEnergy, Wilde Street
NR32 1XH, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
+44 1502 509345
http://www.ordtek.comccseuvvbcuzbsybasd
P&O Maritime Services (Supplies - Stores - General)
19-29 Pinbush Road, South Lowestoft Industrial Estate
NR33 7NL, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
+44 1520 511 924
http://www.pomaritime.com
Pegasus Energy UK Ltd. (Market Research)
Unit 1, Quayside Business Centre, School Road
NR33 9NW, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
+44 1502 512821
Petans Ltd (Training)
Petans The Training Centre Bullock Hill, Horsham St Faiths
NR10 3HT, Norwich
Norfolk, United Kingdom
+44 1603 891255
http://www.petans.co.uk
Petrogramme Management Services (UK) Limited (Personnel)
32 Alexandra Road
NR32 1PJ, Lowestoft
Suffolk,, United Kingdom

Pilot Drilling Control Ltd (PDC) (Drilling and Wells)
Nouvotech House, Harbour Road Ind Estate
NR32 3LZ, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
+44 1502-588422
http://www.pdc-uk.com
Pipeshield International Ltd (Subsea Protection - Covering/Matresses)
No. 4 Quay View Business Park, Barnards Way
NR32 2HD, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
+44 1502 560900
http://www.pipeshield.co.uk
Pipeshield International Ltd (Subsea Protection - Scour)
No. 4 Quay View Business Park, Barnards Way
NR32 2HD, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
+44 1502 560900
http://www.pipeshield.co.uk
PWE Recruitment (Personnel)
Orbis Enery, Wilde Street
NR32 1XH, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
+44 1502 509350
http://www.peoplewithenergy.co.uk/
Red Hot Media (Media)
The Old Post Office, Waterloo Road
NR33 0AA, Lowestoft
Suffolk,
+1502 585656
http://www.redhotmedia.co.uk
Round House Limited (Fabrication and Construction)
57 Pinbush Road, South Lowestoft Ind. Estate
NR33 7NL, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
+44 1502-515220
S&G Fabrications (Fabrication and Construction)
Horn Hill
NR33 0PX, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
01502 566 734
http://www.sgfabrications.co.uk
Scottish and Southern Energy plc (Utility - Power)
Orbis Energy Centre, Wilde Street
NR32 1XH, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
+44 1738 45 66 60
http://www.scottish-southern.co.uk
Scour Prevention Systems Ltd (Subsea Protection - Scour)
OrbisEnergy, Wilde Street
NR32 1XH, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
+44 1502 509225
http://www.scourprevention.com
Sealite United Kingdom Limited (Navigation Aids)
15 Harvest Drive, South Lowestoft Industrial Estate
NR33 7NJ, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
+44 1502 588026
Seaward Safety Ltd. (Health & Safety)
21-23 Barley Way
NR33 7NH, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
+44 1502 512834
http://www.seawardsafety.com
Sembmarine SLP Ltd (Fabrication and Construction)
Hamilton Road
NR32 1XF, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
+44 1502 548000
http://www.sembmarineslp.com
Shipshape Mill (Workshop and Hand tools)
6 Sealake Road
NR32 3LQ, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
+44 1502 569 663
http://shipshapemill.co.uk/
SIRM UK (Marine - electronics)
10 Battery Green Road
NR32 1DE, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
+44 1502 572365
http://www.sirmspa.it/en/homepage
Small and Co. (Marine Engineering) Ltd (Marine - engineering)
The Dry Dock, 50 Commercial Road
NR32 2TE, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
+44 1502 585709
http://www.drydocksmallandco.co.uk
SSE Wind Generation (Wind Farm developer)
301 Orbis energy Centre, Wilde Street
NR32 1XH, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
+44 1502 509212
http://WWW.SSE.COM
The Royal Norfolk & Suffolk Yacht Club (Ports and Supply Bases)
Royal Norfolk & Suffolk Yacht Club Royal Plain
NR33 0AQ, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
+44 1502 566 726
http://www.rnsyc.net/wordpress/
Tidal Transit Ltd (Vessels - Crew Transfer)
Orbis Energy, Wilde Street
NR32 1XH, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
+44 1502 509 301
http://www.tidal-transit.com
UK engineering Recruitment (Personnel)
23 Waveney Road
NR32 1BT, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
+ 44 1502 508198
http://www.ukerltd.co.uk
USL Diving Contractors (Unexploded Ordnance (UXO))
Orbis Energy, Wilde Street
NR32 1XH, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
+44 1502 509238
http://www.uslmarine.com/
Waveney District Council (Local Authority)
Riverside, 4 Canning Road
NR33 0EQ, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
+44 1502 562111
http://www.waveney.gov.uk
Waveney Insurance Brokers (Commercial) Ltd. (Insurance - Brokering)
Orbis Energy Centre, Wilde Street
NR32 1XH, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
+44 1502 509413
Windcat Workboats Ltd (Vessels - Crew Transfer)
Battery Green Road
NR32 1DE, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
+44 1502 532 550
http://www.windcatworkboats.com
World Cargo Logistics Ltd (Freight Logistics and Transportation)
Orbis Energy, Wilde Street
NR32 1XH, Lowestoft
Suffolk, United Kingdom
+44 1502 588 748
http://worldcargologistics.co.uk/

For business opportunities within the Waveney area please contact the East Suffolk Economic Development team:

Email: economicservices@eastsuffolk.gov.uk
Phone: 01502 523219

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