v White fish, scallop, crab, lobster, and whelk WICK
landings, and regular commodity and fuel cargo.
v Board implementation of Business Plan projects: www.wickharbour.co.uk
• Dredging River Harbour approach
• Refurbishment of slipway
• Ferry linkspan
• Strengthening of South River Pier
RATES and DUES:
v Call Norma Simpson, our Treasurer, for updates.
58o 26.5' N 03o 05.0'W
WICK HARBOUR AUTHORITY
13 Harbour Terrace
Tel: 01955 602030
Fax: 01955 605936
Harbourmaster: Malcolm Bremner
The Board of WICK HARBOUR AUTHORITY
took over management of the port in July 2005 v Three basins - Inner, Outer, and River Harbour.
under a new commercially oriented Revision
Order, and are now actively seeking to promote v Inner and Outer accessible 24 hours for smaller
new and traditional business with the vision: vessels.
"To create a modern port business with a
diverse portfolio of activities that is v River Harbour / North Quay, 5m draft, up to 90m
commercially sustainable in the long term" length. Reputation for fast ship / cargo handling.
This brochure outlines what we and the
community have to offer prospective customers, v 1360m quayage available, North Quay floodlit.
and we are eager to talk - or come and see us!
TRANSPORT LINKS: v Large on and off-quay open storage available.
Willie Watt, Chairman
v Wick Airport - HIAL - direct flights weekdays to v 200 tonne Slipway facility currently unavailable.
COMMUNITY FACILITIES: Aberdeen, Edinburgh, Orkney & Shetland.
v Bunkering by tanker from on-site tank farm.
Refuelling facilities for fixed wing, and helicopter
v Business Park and Industrial Estate land and traffic to West of Shetland. Land may be available.
premises available. First class housing. v Water on all quays - max 50 tonne / hour.
v Railway Station - return services daily to Inverness
v National and Local Government offices. v Weighbridge facility on site.
- land may be available.
v General Hospital and medical support services. v Fathoms Ltd diving base on site.
v Buses - Inverness and south - daily services.
v Four Primary Schools and High School. v HGV transport, craneage, plant & skip hire on site.
v Ferries - Daily vehicle services to Orkney from Gills
Bay and Scrabster. v Waste disposal facilities.
v First class hotels, B&B's , and restaurants.
PROXIMITY ATTRACTIONS: v Local skilled workforce
v All national supermarkets plus local retailers.
v Wholesale grocery suppliers. v Only 20 miles from Beatrice Bravo. v Toilet & shower facilities.
v Laundry and office / domestic services. v Minutes from 23rd Round Oil Block Licencing v Customs handling and Shipping Agents.
Awards in Inner Moray Firth.
DEVELOPMENT PROMOTION: v RNLI Station and MCA (Aberdeen) Sector Base.
v 5 miles from Subsea 7 Pipeline Bundle Fabrication
v HIE - Highlands and Islands Development Facility at Wester. v Harbourmaster is Danish Vice-Consul.
v 27 miles from Dounreay Nuclear Decommissioning v Experience of regular traditional cargo - coal, lime,
v CASE - Caithness and Sutherland Enterprise facility with its' associated skillbase. fertiliser, timber, barley.
v Highland Council - Development Department v Highly skilled engineering, hydraulic, fabrication, v Experience of energy related cargo - pipeline
electronic, and boatbuilding personnel and facilities. bundle pipes and towheads, and wind turbines.