Lerwick Port Authority

+44 (0) 1595 692991

Port Services

Comprehensive support services are provided by a range of skilled marine sector providers operating from Lerwick Harbour.   

Agents

Enship Ltd

Greenhead Base, Lerwick ZE1 0PY

T: +44 (0) 1595 695717

E: lerwick@clarksons.com 

Graypen Ltd

Toll Clock Shopping Centre, North Road, Lerwick, Shetland, ZE1 0PE

T: +44 (0) 1595 694398 (24hrs) 

E:  sullom-voe@graypen.com

GAC Shipping (UK) Ltd

Greenhead Base, Lerwick ZE1 0PY

T: +44 (0) 1595 880463

E: agency.shetland@gac.com 

Peterson (UK) Ltd

Greenhead Base, Gremista, Lerwick, ZE1 0PY

T: +44 (0)1595 694242

Seletar Shipping

Tugmaster Garage, Holmsgarth, Lerwick Shetland, ZE1 0PW

T: +44 (0) 1595 697500

E: gwen.leask@seletar.com 

Animals Lairage

Purpose-built lairage facilities incorporate permanent external pens, a covered area and housing pens and welfare facilities, four loading and unloading bays and external temporary sheep pens.

NorthLink Ferries Ltd.

Holmsgarth Ferry Terminal
Lerwick
ZE1 0PW
Freightline Tel: 0845 6060449
General Enquiries Tel: 0845 6000449

Cargo Handling

GAC Shipping (UK) Ltd 

Greenhead Base, Lerwick, ZE1 0PY

T: +44 (0) 1595 880463

Peterson (UK) Ltd

Greenhead Base, Gremista, Lerwick, ZE1 0PY

T: +44 (0) 1595 694242

Discharge by Grab; loading by Elevator.

Serco NorthLink Ferries Ltd 

Holmsgarth Ferry Terminal, Lerwick, ZE1 0PW

General: +44 (0) 845 6000449

Freightline: +44 (0) 845 6060449

Shetland Line (1984) Ltd

(A member of Streamline Shipping Group)

Garthspool, Lerwick, Shetland, ZE1 0NY

T: +44 (0) 1595 692869

Tulloch Developments Limited

Gremista, Lerwick, Shetland, ZE1 0PX

T: +44 (0) 1595 741427

Ship charter, loading & discharging by excavator, delivery with lorries.

Charts

British Admiralty Charts No. 3271 & 3272.

L.H.D. Marine Supplies Ltd

1 Alexandra Buildings
Lerwick
ZE1 0LL
Tel: 01595 692882
Fax: 01595 695619

The United Kingdom Hydrographic Office

Admiralty Way 
Taunton Somerset 
TA1 2DN United Kingdom 
Tel: +44 (0)1823 337900

Consuls

Denmark and Iceland – Lindsay Aitken – Tel: +44 (0) 1595 695 328

France – Ruth Henderson – Tel: +44 (0) 1595 693 644

Finland – John Smith – Tel: +44 (0) 1595 692 186

Germany – Dieter Glaser – Tel: +44 (0) 1595 695 956

Norway – John Goodlad – Tel: +44 (0) 1595 880 182

Sweden – Iain Tulloch – Tel: +44 (0) 1595 692 991

Container Handling

Lift on/Lift off up to 20 tons. RO/RO facilities.

1×20 m. and 1×7.4 m. wide hydraulic linkspans; 1×16 m. wide concrete ramp; 1×40 tonne and 1×140 tonne cranes available.

Covered Slipway

Covered 30m x 350 tonne slipway.   

Malakoff Limited

North Ness 
Lerwick
Shetland
ZE1 0LZ
Tel: 01595 69 5544

Cranes

Peterson (UK) Limited

Greenhead Base
Gremista
Lerwick
ZE1 0PY
Tel: 01595 694242
Fax: 01595 692767

100Te MHC 130S Harbour Crane; fleet of mobile/all terrain cranes from 110Te to 220Te; other crane types/capacities available upon request.  

Shetland Line (1984) Ltd.(A member of the Streamline Shipping Group)

Garthspool
Lerwick
Shetland
ZE1 0NY
Tel: 01595 692869
Fax: 01595 692234

90Te to 220Te Grove/Liebherr mobile cranes available; other capacity mobile cranes available on request.   

Tulloch Developments Limited

Gremista
Lerwick
Shetland
ZE1 0PX
Tel: 01595 741427
Fax: 01595 741249

35Te and 55Te tonne mobile cranes; up to 40Te/metre crane trucks; larger cranes and crawler available on request.

Duty Free

Zetland Bonded Services

12 Thorfinn Street
Lerwick
Shetland
ZE1 0GQ
Tel: 01595 69 3537

Electricity

Public supply available at certain berths.

Firefighting

Hydrants on all quays. Local fire service.

Fuel/Oil

Marine Gas Oil is available and supplied by tanker at most berths or at dedicated fuel bunkering points at Greenhead Base, Gremista and Holmsgarth. Oil bunkering points at some berths including deep water berths. Other supplies by main oil companies.

Highland Fuels Limited

3 Esplanade
Lerwick
Shetland
ZE1 0LL
Tel: 01595 694348
Fax: 01595 695682

Scottish Fuels

North Ness 
Lerwick
Shetland
ZE1 0LZ
Tel: 01595 693466
Fax: 01595 697087

L.H.D. Marine Supplies Ltd.

1 Alexandra Buildings
Lerwick
ZE1 0LL
Tel: 01595 692882
Fax: 01595 695619

Peterson (UK) ltd

Greenhead Base
Gremista
Lerwick
ZE1 0PY
Tel: 01595 694242
Fax: 01595 692767

Logistics

Peterson (UK) Ltd

Greenhead Base, Gremista, Lerwick, ZE1 0PY

T: +44 (0)1595 694242

Mooring

By Lerwick Port Authority on request.

Offshore Service Base

Peterson (UK) Ltd

Greenhead Base
Gremista
Lerwick
ZE1 0PY
Tel: 01595 694242
Fax: 01595 692767

Oil and Chemicals

24-hour oil spill response provided by Lerwick Port Authority.  

Police

No dock police. Security services available.

Police Scotland 

Northern Isles Area Command - Telephone 101  

Security

ARCTIC SECURITY LTD 

Cymrund, Upper Strand, Gott, Shetland, ZE2 9SG

T: 01595 840676

Maritime Protection Solutions (MPS) Ltd

11 Bon Accord Crescent, Aberdeen, AB11 6DE

T: 01224 945681

E: security@marprot.com 

Towage

UK standard conditions for towage and other services (revised 1983 and 1986) apply. 

Harbour Tugs available - 21.4 tonne and 24 tonne bollard pull. 

Tug Data Sheet [PDF format: 1.06 MB]

Lerwick Port Authority

Albert Building
Lerwick
Shetland
ZE1 0LL
Tel: 01595 692991
Fax: 01595 693452

Weighbridge

Public Weighbridge operated by Lerwick Port Authority, located at Holmsgarth, Lerwick.