Ships Agency

Agency Services

Shoreham Port operates a thriving Ships Agency which has the local expertise and know-how on where to source cost effective solutions to optimise visits to the Port and deliver quick turnaround times for vessels. The agency operates a 24-hour seven-day a week service.

Our staff have over 20 years’ experience of shipping and represent the ship owner’s interests whilst providing all of the services that may be required for both the crew and the vessel itself. Our Ships Agency personnel have an excellent reputation and are known for their responsive and ‘can do’ attitude.

Additionally the team have experience of agency work in Newhaven port too, should this be of interest please let us know and this can be discussed further. 

Shoreham Port's Ships Agency benefit from a close working relationship with both the stevedores and marine department, liaising closely when required in relation to berthing at commercial berths or alternatively crane, forklift and storage assistance, arranging varying requests and all types of services at the soonest opportunity. The team can also arrange car parking for vessel related visits, ensuring safe access to and from vessels 24/7. 

The agency have already overseen a number of working support vessels whilst in Port, (including mobilisation and demobilisation of vessles), assisting and ensuring a comprehensive service throughout, including the use of local knowledge where needed. 

Services we offer 

For more information please contact a member of the Ships Agency team;

Kevin Taylor, Senior Manager Agency & Logistics
t: +44 (0)1273 598160

Peter Manville, Manager Ships Agency & Logistics
t: +44 (0)1273 598158

Samantha Woskett, Manager Customer Services & Logistics
t: +44 (0)1273 598179

Faye Shippam, Agency & Logistics Administrator
t: +44 (0)1273 598189

On-duty agency number: +44 (0)7884 689834

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