Port Talbot Old Dock

Owner

ABP

Address

ABP
QA House
Cargo Road
Cardiff, CF10 4LY

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Phone

0870 6096699

Port Talbot Old Dock

Port Talbot is one of only a few harbours in the UK capable of handling cape-size vessels of up to 170,000 dwt. It is located within easy reach of the open sea, has direct mainline rail access and lies adjacent to the M4 motorway. The port comprises of the Tidal Harbour, which handles cape-size bulk vessels, and the docks, which can accommodate smaller heavy-lift, project, and general cargo vessels. This nationally strategic port asset has significant development opportunities available for the construction of additional berths and cargo-handling facilities.

Tidal range

MHWS - 10.8m, MLWS - 0.5m, MHWN - 7.0m, MLWN - 3.8m

Max vessel dimensions port has accommodated

Beam - 17.70m
Draft - 7.70m
LOA - 130.00m

Relationship between Chart Datum and Ordnance Datum

5.20m

Total quayside length

924.00m

Port Services

Location

Port Talbot Old Dock quayside facilities

Port Talbot Old Dock Media