Glasson Dock can accommodate vessels of up to 3500-4000 DWAT, with a guideline maximum LOA of 90 metres and beam of 14 metres, on the drying NAABSA River Berths. The Inner Dock Berths can accommodate vessels up to a maximum 85 metres LOA.
The Lancaster Port Commission is the Competent Harbour Authority for Glasson Dock and operates the Pilotage Service using the pilot vessels ‘Gertrude’ and ‘Trelawney’.
Cargoes handled include animal feedstuffs, fertilizers, aggregates and special cargoes, through the main port user, Glasson Grain Ltd. Please access Glasson Grain’s website using the link: www.glassongrain.co.uk
Mezeron Ltd, an Isle of Man based shipping company, operates a twice-weekly service from Glasson Dock to Ramsey, Isle of Man, for lift-on, lift-off general cargoes, both palletised and containerised. Please access Mezeron’s website using the link: www.mezeron.com
GP Shipping Services are available on site to provide a full ships’ agency service, as well as vessel chartering services if required. Please access GP Shipping’s website using the link: www.gp-shipping.com
Fox Brothers has a stevedoring department on site with a wide range of handling equipment, craneage along with a fifty-tonne weighbridge. Please access Fox Brother’s website using the link: www.foxbrothers.co.uk
Commercial Port users should refer to the Terms & Conditions and Bye-laws available to read and download under Port Information.