Northumberland Energy Park – Phase 1

Location Northumberland
Quay Length (m)


Site Size (ha)

36 HA including 11.13 HA Enterprise Zone

Development Land Size (ha)

24 HA including 11.13 HA Enterprise Zone

LOA (m)

Max 160m

Beam (m)

Max 50m

Current Draft (LAT) (m)

Max 9.0 LAT

General load capacity (t/m2)


Heavy lift capacity (tonnes)

400 tonnes


Energy Central is a unique partnership between Arch and the Port of Blyth, encompassing a selection of strategic land development sites across the Blyth Estuary. Northumberland Energy Park Phase 1 is a premier East Coast UK location for a range of energy – based industries, including the global offshore and marine sectors:

  • Providing direct quay access with deep-water and jack up barge capability, plus access to four additional deep-water berths at Battleship Wharf.
  • North East Enterprise Zone status providing enhanced capital allowances incentives.
  • Local Development Order in place to help fast track developments for offshore energy, marine and port related uses.
  • Site Power capacity up to 20 MVA
  • In close proximity to a National Grid substation, offering an access point to the grid for energy generation/infrastructure projects.
  • £25m Government investment secured to develop new dock
  • Energy Central has an established Engineering Cluster and Supply Chain, with extensive expertise located in close proximity to the area

Owners: Arch Website: Telephone: 01670 528463