Owner

Associated British Ports

Address

Stuart Cresswell
Port Manager 
North Harbour Street
Ayr
KA8 8AH

Email

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Phone

01292 281687

Ayr

The Port of Ayr is located on the West Coast of Scotland at the entrance to the Firth of Clyde, close to Glasgow Prestwick Airport. The port benefits from excellent road and rail connections. The port is a short-sea port handling a diverse range of cargoes including all dry bulks, forest products, scrap metal and special product cargoes. The port has very good experience of handling imported on-shore wind turbines destined for sites in the South West of Scotland. Ayr currently has in excess of 40,000 sq m of open storage available and has 19,000 sq m of covered storage.

Tidal range

NT: 5.4m / ST: 6.8m

Max vessel dimensions port has accommodated

Beam - n/a
Draft - n/a
LOA - 110.00m

Port Services

  • Mobile cranes - Max lift capability: 10t
  • Stevedoring services
  • Fuelling capability - tanker alongside
  • Heavy lift cranes can be hired in

Future Development Plans

Subject to demand there is scope for land reclamation to provide additional laydown space and warehousing.

Location

Ayr quayside facilities

Ayr Media