Port of Sunderland

Port of Sunderland

Port of Sunderland, gateway to the North Sea
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The Port of Sunderland has a deserved reputation for delivering high quality service and achieving rapid turnaround times. One of the largest municipal Ports in the UK our expertise covers the successful provision of port services to project and offshore related shipping within the Oil Gas and Renewable Energy industries through to bulk and unitised cargo handling. Significant investment in our equipment and heavy lift cranage has improved the port's capabilities in these areas and the reconnected train line that leads right into the heart of the facility connects the port to the East Coast mainline and from there to the wider rail network and mainland Europe via the Channel Tunnel. The Port offers a base for offshore wind and subsea engineering manufacturing assembly and service operations with 24hr access to river dock berths that are minutes from the open sea. With 3km quay frontage and 83 hectares of enterprise zone, development areas, premises and development sites the Port of Sunderland can offer an excellent location for access to key markets.