Large secure areas of purpose built open storage are also
available with water spray dust suppression systems, concrete
pads and bulk walling as appropriate.
In addition to the standard services provided by the Port of
Blyth, it also delivers a number of key value-added services in
line with clients’ specific needs.
Port of Blyth offers additional services such as blending,
bagging and screening, as well as a full temperature monitoring
provision and under floor aeration facilities.
With staff trained exclusively by the port’s award-winning
training subsidiary Port Training Services, the continued
development of the skillset of every member of staff ensures a
standardized level of high quality service across the port.
DISCHARGE TO SILO
For those customers with specific requirements relating to finer
dry bulks, the port operates a specialist standalone terminal for
bulks suitable for pneumatic discharge to silo and then onto rail
The port’s ship handling operations are supported by extensive
open and covered storage facilities providing an essential buffer
for the efficient and cost effective movement of all cargoes.
More than 10,000m2 of high-quality covered bulk warehousing
is provided at Battleship Wharf alone, alongside large areas of
open storage close to working quays and all within a fully secure
port terminal environment. Together with extensive CCTV
coverage, this ensures all goods remain safe and secure.
TRUST PORT STATUS ENSURES INVESTMENT
The Port of Blyth is the port operating division of Blyth Harbour
Commission, an independent statutory trust established in 1882
and operated for the benefit of stakeholders including
customers, staff, the local community and the wider regional
This unique model of ownership and management ensures
that all surpluses are able to be re-invested into improving the
facilities and services offered by the port, with such regular
investment benefiting clients and enabling them to prosper.