Energy Customers

Oil, Gas and Renewables

As the energy sector continues to face new challenges profitability and cost savings are at the forefront of everybody’s minds.

We have long been trusted by some of the biggest names in the oil and gas industry and are strategically placed to work with supply vessels servicing wind farms, oil rigs and other destinations in the North Sea and far beyond.

 

Affordable & Adaptable

Our flexible and agile approach means we can offer a number of advantages such as quicker turnaround times, less downtime and impressive cost savings.

We are the largest Chain and Anchor port in Europe, with the world’s largest chain inspection companies ChainCo and First Marine Solutions calling us home.

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In 2019 we were selected as the Operations and Maintenance base to support the Seagreen Offshore Wind farm.

This 25 year commitment from Seagreen will ensure ongoing investment and redevelopment of our existing facilities in line with our remit as a Trust Port. It also demonstrates our consistently flexible approach and long term diversification strategy, as well as offering an outstanding opportunity for the local supply network.

Montrose Port Key Highlights:

  • Largest Chain and Anchor port in Europe
  • Close proximity to North Sea oil rigs and the largest offshore wind farm in Scotland
  • Economical harbourside leasing opportunities
  • Onsite stevedoring available 24/7
  • Trust Port infrastructure
  • Accessible road & rail network
  • Close proximity to Baker Hughes Centre of Excellence, ZeroFour, John Lawrie Group and other key industry players.
  • Agility and speed of turnaround
  • Affordable layover costs
  • Sheltered Harbour
  • Experience of team – our CEO is also the Harbourmaster
  • £22 million invested since 2011 in quayside developments
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“Montrose Port Authority have been one of the key service providers in helping to enable our continued company growth. The facilities, services and support available from the Port and other on-base companies are top class, but it’s the “can do” attitude and personal level of service that’s makes it a pleasure to deal with everyone down there.”
First Marine Solutions

BAKER HUGHES

Case study

Baker Hughes have been a tenant at Montrose Port Authority since 1993, with both parties enjoying the long-standing and mutually beneficial relationship which has developed over the years.

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Additional Services We Provide

Stevedoring
Our trusted stevedoring partners with bases at the Port offer excellent service to vessels, owners and agents with round-the-clock capability. Customers can also use any company they choose to suit their individual needs.
Fuels
Customers can use any supplier they prefer for bunkering, although we provide a base for Highland Fuels at the Port. They supply UK sourced marine gas oil for all types of vessels, from pleasure craft and fishing boats to ferries and supply vessels.
Waste & Water
Our fresh water supply is tested weekly and customers can access this from hydrants on the quayside, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Waste management is carried out in accordance with regulations from the relevant authorities.
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General Cargo

Shipping & logistics

A wide range of cargo passes through Montrose Port and is handled by our experienced stevedores. We have the ability to handle almost all cargo types and currently have a thriving trade in forest products, dry bulk, agribulk, bread bulk and unitised and offshore oil materials.

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Onshore

Land & Property Leasing

Montrose Port Authority has a portfolio of residential and commercial property available for lease. We can offer office accomodation, warehousing premises, and outdoor space for general use, with variable contract terms depending on your requirements.

The Port at a glance.

Offering around 1000 metres of quayside on both the north and south side of the harbour, Montrose Port provides a sheltered haven almost half a mile long. Port facilities include water berths to a depth of 8m, 130,000m2 of open storage, 42,000m2 warehousing and over 2000m2 of office space.

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Port Key Facts

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24/7/365
OPERATION

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QUAYSIDE: 1000m
BERTH DEPTH: 8m
(Chart Datum)

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INTERNAL SPACE
42,000m2

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OPEN STORAGE SPACE
130,000m2

Our People make the port

Our success as a respected and forward thinking port is predominantly due to the level of service we provide, but also down to the people working here.

We have a close-knit team from top to bottom who know that in a Trust Port, the fruits of their labours are all reinvested in the Port.

As well as our staff we have a board of enthusiastic people who take a keen interest in the day to day running of the Port. They have a wide range of experience and expertise which is always available to help with operations.

 
Community
As a hub for commerce, transport and logistics at the heart of Montrose, we see ourselves very much part of a wider community.
Quayside Services
We work with a number of third-party organisations to keep the port running efficiently.
Careers
View and apply for career opportunities at Montrose Port Authority and across of maritime network.

Documents & Downloads

Our Tariff

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