Port of Cardiff

United Kingdom

General Information

Address Queen Alexandra House
Cargo Road
Cardiff, South Wales CF10 4LY
United Kingdom

Port Authority Associated British Ports

Phone 0870 609 6699

Fax 029 2083 5001

Email ccouper@abports.co.uk

Coordinates 51º 28' 45'' N, -3º -11' -5'' W

Decimal 51.4792177, -3.1847341

UN/LOCODE GBCDF

Port Type Seaport

Port Size Medium

Website www.abports.co.uk/custinfo/ports/cardiff.htm

Terminal No

Port Detail

Inland port No

Entrance Restrictions

Mean tide 13 feet m

Tide

Overhead Limit

Swell

Water Depth

Channel 0 - 5 feet 0 - 1.5 meters

Cargo Pier 31 - 35 feet 9.4 - 10 meters

Mean Tide 13 feet

Anchorage 31 - 35 feet 9.4 - 10 meters

Oil Terminal 26 - 30 feet 7.1 - 9.1 meters

Harbor Characteristics

Harbor Size Large

Shelter Excellent

Max Vessel Size Over 500 feet in length

Harbor Type Coastal Tide Gate

Turning Area Yes

Pilotage

Compulsory

Available

Advisable

Local Assist

Supplies

Provisions

Fuel Oil

Deck

Water

Diesel Oil

Engine

Lifts & Cranes

0-24 Ton Lifts

25-49 Ton Lifts

50-100 Ton Lifts

100+ Ton Lifts

Fixed Cranes

Mobile Cranes

Floating Cranes

Loading & Unloading

Wharves

Med Moor

Ice

Anchor

Beach

Tugs

Assist

Salvage

Quarantine

Pratique

Deratt Cert

Port Services

Longshore

Electrical Repair

Steam

Electrical

Navigation Eq

Repairs, Drydock & Other Services

Ship Repairs Major

Marine Railroad

Degauss -

Drydock Size Small

Garbage Disposal

Dirty Ballast

Communications

Telephone

Radio

Air

Telegraph

Radio Tel

Rail