Northumberland Energy Park – Phase 2

Location Northumberland
Quay Length (m)


Site Size (ha)


Development Land Size (ha)

12 HA

LOA (m)


Beam (m)


Current Draft (LAT) (m)

9.0 LAT

General load capacity (t/m2)


Heavy lift capacity (tonnes)

400 tonnes


Energy Central is a unique partnership between Advance Northumberland, Northumberland County Council, ORE Catapult and the Port of Blyth, encompassing a selection of strategic land development sites across the Blyth Estuary. Northumberland Energy Park Phase 1 is an established fully operation hub made up of world-leading organisations, skills and infrastructure making it one of Europe’s outstanding investment destinations for those operating in the energy, offshore wind and subsea sectors.

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 100 MVA
  • In close proximity to a National Grid substation, offering an access point to the grid for energy generation/infrastructure projects.
  • £36m Government investment secured to develop new dock
  • Energy Central has an established Engineering Cluster and Supply Chain, with extensive expertise located near the area.
  • Excellent transport links with easy access via Road, Rail, Air and Sea
  • Close proximity to the UK first Gigafactory, British Volt.

Owners: Advance Northumberland Website: Telephone: 01670 528463