With four market specific terminals Port of Middlesbrough is one of the largest, most flexible rail freight facilities in the North of England.
Port of Middlesbrough is one of the North of England's largest, most flexible rail freight facilities. With four market specific rail terminals which includes Port of Middlesbrough operated Middlesbrough goods yard.
Linked directly to the East Coast Mainline, it offers unique and market specific freight handling and storage.
Ayrton Rail Terminal
specialises in bulk and dry goods , with rail connections to heated storage. Additional facilities include rail pit and conveyor discharge into warehousing, all just meters from the mainline.
Convenient off dock container storage offering loaded and empty container and tank handling and storage vanning and devanning. The site also benefits from a canopy-covered rail loading pad to enable dry loading.
Offering rail access to Port of Middlesbrough’s deepwater berths.
Provides a rail link-directly into temperature and humidity-controlled distribution centres ideal for storage of coil and plate used in automotive and yellow goods supply chains.
The Ports extensive rail infrastructure alongside years of experience in handling a wide range of rail bourne cargoes enables you to benefit from the improved cost planning and efficiencies of transporting freight by rail. The port can also deliver further added value with local ‘final mile’ delivery provided by its extensive road haulage fleet.
The port’s four rail terminals adjoin the local Middlesbrough Goods Yard exchange sidings where up to 100 wagons can be stabled. Port of Middlesbrough has a long term lease from Network Rail to operate and maintain this facility.
The three leading rail freight operators DB Cargo, Freightliner Heavy Haul and GB Rail Freight have partnerships with Port of Middlesbrough to use the facility, assisted by the port’s own shunt locomotive.
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The Staiths, Port of Middlesbrough, Depot Road, Middlesbrough TS2 1LE