Garston

Port Office: Dock Road, Garston, Liverpool, L19 2JW
+44 (0) 151 427 5971


DRY BULKS


FOREST PRODUCTS


METALS

general cargo


DEVELOPMENT OPPORTUNITIES

The Port of Garston, on the north bank of the River Mersey, is seven miles from Liverpool city centre. Its easy links to the M56, M62, and M6 make the port a natural gateway to the industrial heartlands of north-west England and the surrounding counties.

Dry bulks

  • Over 10,000 sq m of common-user flat-stores

  • 6,000 sq m of segregated storage wtih HM Revenue & Customs duty-free approval

  • Value-added services, including bagging, blending, rip-and-tip, and stock control

  • Open and secure quayside stockpile areas

  • 8,500 sq m of modern bulk / multi-purpose storage

  • Soil Association and TASCC accredited grain stores 

General cargo

  • Handles wide range of break-bulk, including palletised and other unitised cargoes

  • Extensive handling equipment

  • Ample covered and open storage

  • Heavy-lift and project shipments (weighing in excess of 200 tonnes) available 

Scrap metal

  • The port features a bulk scrap export facility for short-sea and deep-sea shipments 

Cement

  • Dedicated import terminal 

Steel

  • Handles various steel products

  • Two steel-coil stores, totalling 2,500 sq m, one of which adjacent to a deep-water discharge berth

  • Over 7,000 sq m of conventional covered storage

  • Ample open storage readily available

  • Comprehensive range of services associated with steel handling 

All our ports are capable of handling a vast array of cargo. Please contact us even if the capability you are interested in is not listed above.

Key statistics and berthing information

  •  Handles around 500,000 tonnes each year

  • Total port area = 65 acres 

 

Normal acceptance dimension of vessels

Dock, Jetty or Quay

Quay length

Length

Beam

Draught

Approx. dwt

Stalbridge Dock

975 m

152.4 m

19.2 m

9.0 m

10,000

Old & North Dock

1,405 m

152.4 m

19.2 m

7.5 m

6,500