Amenities & Equipment

127Operations 3 AH.jpgShoreham Port promotes first class services and facilities which include:

  • 46.7 acres of land is owned and operated by Shoreham Port for Port use
  • 33.5 acres is owned by Shoreham Port and leased out for Port related business 
  • 41,829m² of covered warehousing included in the 46.7 acres
  • Bulk handling terminals operated by Shoreham’s own Operations Division
  • Dedicated steel terminal


Crane 3

  • Modern crannage with lifting capacity of up to 30 tonne S.W.L. with various attachments for timber, steel, bulks and general cargo
  • Modern fleet of forklift trucks
  • Mechanical front loading and trimming shovels
  • Modern grab with a capacity of 10 cubic metres
  • Tugmaster tractor units and trailers
  • Grain Loading conveyors
  • Grain Silos and loader – operated by Shoreham Silo Services
  • Weighbridges
  • Stevedoring service highly adaptable to customer requirements
  • Ship’s Agency service
  • Timber stock control system 'Track-A-Pack'

Shoreham Port's latest crane, a Sennebogen 880 Classic, weighs 181 Tonnes, has an outreach of 26 metres and can pick up a load of up to 30 Tonnes. It is the largest Mobile Materials Handler in the world!

Shoreham Port's grab, known as an ‘orange peel’ grab has a capacity of 10 cubic metres, allowing approximately 2,000 tonnes of wood chip to be loaded onto a ship and compacted in only 26 hours.

Additional Services

  • 50m Dry Dock facility
  • Various Marine Services
  • Fishing vessel berths


2016 Annual Report Timeline

Work begins on converting lights around the Port to LED energy efficient bulbs

Port staff are reminded of the importance of safety in the workplace with a thought provoking talk from Proud 2b Safe

Port assists Southwick Cricket Club and Shoreham Academy with the purchase of new cricket nets for the community

Chief Executive, Rodney Lunn is elected as Chairman of the British Ports Association

Community gathers to welcome HMS Shoreham back to the Port

Port thanks customers at annual raceday at Fontwell Park

Hundreds enjoy unique behind-the-scenes boat tour of the Port

The new wind turbines become fully operational

Port staff help complete Mile Oak Primary science bus project

Port celebrates prestigious environmental award for investigating and responding to an odour and oil seepage in the sea at Portslade Beach

The Engineering team successfully replace the sluice valve at the south east corner of the Prince Phillip Lock

Shoreham Port shows it support to Brighton & Hove City Mission Food Bank as their chosen Christmas Charity for 2016

Shoreham Port Speed Limit