- Cargo and Logistics
Lift on/Lift off up to 20 tons.
Peterson (UK) Limited
T: 01595 694242
100Te MHC 130S Harbour Crane - fleet of mobile/all-terrain cranes from 100Te to 220Te – other crane types/capacities available upon request.
Shetland Line (1984) Ltd. (A member of the Streamline Shipping Group)
T: 01595 692869
220Te Grove mobile crane available.
Tulloch Developments Limited
T: 01595 741427
55Te & 70Te mobile cranes; up to 40Te/metre crane trucks; larger cranes and crawler available on request.
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.
Peterson (UK) Ltd
Discharge by Grab; loading by Elevator.
Tulloch Developments Ltd
Ship charter, loading & discharging by excavator, delivery with lorries.
T: +44 (0) 1595 695 956
The Swedish consul position in Lerwick officially closed on 30 September 2021. If you require assistance, please contact:
11 Montague Place, London, W1H 2AL
T: +44 (0) 20 7917 6400
- Diving Contractors
- Duty Free and Ship Chandlers
- Emergency Services
DIAL 999 or 112 and request the emergency service you require:
If you are at sea, use GMDSS systems to make a distress or urgency alert.
T: 44 (0) 01595 692976 for all non-SAR related enquiries.
Frontline responders dispatching A&E crew for accidents and large scale incidents. An Air Ambulance service also responds to trauma incidents and medical emergencies across Scotland.
Emergency response for road traffic collisions, rope rescue, water rescue, hazardous materials and flooding. There are hydrants on all quays.
For Northern Isles Area Command Telephone 101. No dock police.
Electrical Engineers (Mechanical | Industrial | Testing)
Electronic Engineers (Supply | installation | Maintenance)
Marine Engineering (Fabrication | Machining | Manufacture | Inspection | Testing)
HNP Engineers (Lerwick) Ltd
A: 5-6 Lower Blackhill Ind Est, Lerwick, Shetland, ZE1 0DG
T: +44 (0) 1595 692 493
F: +44 (0) 1595 695 258
Marine Gas Oil (MGO) can be supplied by road-tanker at all berths, or large volumes by pipeline at Greenhead Base, Gremista, Holmsgarth and Mair's Pier.
T: +44 (0) 1595 694348
T: +44 (0) 1595 693768
T: +44 (0) 1595 694242
T: +44 (0) 1595 693466
- Haulage and Distribution
- Marine Consultants
- Pollution Response
24-hour oil spill response provided by Lerwick Port Authority.
- Travel and Crew Transfers
Daily scheduled flights by Loganair depart to Scottish mainland airports at Aberdeen, Edinburgh, Glasgow and Inverness. The airport is located approximately 25 miles/40km from Lerwick.
Inter-island flights operated by Airtask Group Limited to Fair Isle, Foula and Skerries. The airport is located 5miles/8km north of Lerwick.
Daily overnight ferry passenger and ro-ro cargo service to Aberdeen. The ferry terminal is located at Holmsgarth within easy walking distance of Lerwick Town Centre.
UK standard conditions for towage and other services (revised 1983 and 1986) apply.
Lerwick Port Authority Harbour Tugs available on request - 21.4 tonne and 24 tonne bollard pull, see Tug Data Sheet.
- UK Border Force
Here you will find some useful advice and information in preparation for your visit to the UK.
Bringing your pet to the UK - Please note: Lerwick Harbour is not an approved route of entry into the UK for animals/pets.