The Port handles a wide range of other cargoes including a bulk and breakbulk products: for example, pipes for the water and gas industries. Our facilities are well suited to the importation, handling and storage of pipes for the major infrastructure projects in the immediate area.
Other bulk cargoes include peat moss, furnace bottom ash, road salt, animal feeds, fertilisers, reels and general cargo.
The Port has a range of specialist handling equipment for these cargoes: including spreader beams, automatic pipe clamps, slings, hooks, bale clamps etc. This ensures the cargo is handled in the most efficient way whilst maintaining the cargo in prime condition.