Port of Aberdeen has been at the heart of Scotland’s offshore energy supply chain for more than 50 years.
With its transformational Aberdeen South Harbour expansion project now complete, Aberdeen is the largest berthage port in Scotland and is partnering with customers to unlock value throughout the full lifecycle of offshore wind developments.
OPTIMAL INFRASTRUCTURE FOR Offshore Wind
Our infrastructure is designed for your offshore wind operations. As Scotland’s largest berthage port, our quayside stretches 7,400m, accommodating vessels up to 300m in length.
We provide 2,800 metres of deepwater berths to a maximum depth of 15 metres, ultra heavy-lift areas, 125,000sqm of flexible laydown space, and ample project areas to support your requirements.
From survey to construction, installation and commissioning, operations and maintenance, through to decommissioning, Port of Aberdeen offers a world-class marine logistics base to support the safe and efficient of delivery of offshore wind projects.
The Blue Tern offshore wind jack-up installation vessel required a suitable quayside for maintenance and miscellaneous tasks such as bunkering and crew changes.
Port of Aberdeen and agent, Clarksons Port Services, swiftly offered quayside and jacking location at the new Aberdeen South Harbour. This allowed all required activities to completed safely and efficiently in a few weeks. The Blue Tern has since returned to Port of Aberdeen in August 2023.
“Port of Aberdeen was very flexible and provided a great service offering for Blue Tern’s port call. We thank the port for its assistance and would not hesitate to use the facilities again.”
HEAD OF NAUTICAL DEPARTMENT, FRED. OLSEN WINDCARRIER
Port of Aberdeen offers a world-class Marine Logistics Hub and an Assembly & Integration Port.
Scotland's largest berthage port
Port of Aberdeen offers 7,400 metres of quayside for vessels up to 300 metres long.
75% of all current and future Scottish windfarms are within 200km of the port.
Specialised infrastructure and facilities
Optimal berthing solutions including sheltered and corner berthage, access to nearly 7,400 metres of of quayside, expansive laydown areas for component storage, ultra heavy-lift capability, and berths to a maximum depth of 15 metres.
Expert supply chain
Ensure efficient operations with direct access to an unrivalled supply chain of energy engineering expertise in the north east of Scotland.
Strategic multimodal hub
Excellent marine, road, rail, and air connectivity provides swift access to both domestic and international destinations.
Experience of expert marine logistics for offshore energy projects, including offshore wind O&M support.