Swans Offshore Energy Park

Location North Tyneside
Quay Length (m)

400m River Frontage

  • 210m at 9.1m dredge
  • 190m at 7.5m dredge
Site Size (ha)

16 ha

LOA (m)

220m

Beam (m)

40m

Current Draft (LAT) (m)

9m

General load capacity (t/m2)

Steel Quay has load capacity of 10te/m2

Description

Swans Offshore Energy Park is home to a fully operational 400m deep water quay with heavy load out facilities and access to the North Sea. Swans is located in Wallsend on the north bank of the River Tyne, less than six miles from the North Sea and only 96 nautical miles from offshore wind park, Dogger Bank. Key features include:

  • A strategically located riverside site
  • A fully operational deep water quay with heavy load out facilities and access to the North Sea
  • Enterprise Zone status providing simplified planning regime for new buildings
  • £26m investment secured for improvements on site
Details

Owners: North Tyneside Council Contact: Rob Alexander Email: rob.alexander@northtyneside.gov.uk Website: http://www.investnorthtyneside.co.uk/swans/ Telephone: 0191 643 6925