About

A division of Fane Valley Co-operative, Burke Shipping Services Ltd has been operating in the Port of Londonderry for over 50 years. Located in the North West of Ireland, at the head of Lough Foyle, a sheet of almost landlocked water 26km long and 13km wide.

Location

Lough Foyle forms an excellent sheltered deep-water harbour, which is accessible at all states of the tide and in all weather conditions.

Experienced Staff

Our experienced staff have an in-depth knowledge of the port, providing a range of services including ships agency, stevedoring, warehousing, haulage and customs clearance to meet our customer’s needs.

Accreditations

Accredited to ISO 9001:2015, Burke Shipping Services Ltd operates the highest quality levels to ensure excellence in customer service.

Port Information

The following restrictions apply to vessels arriving / departing Londonderry Port -Lisahally Terminal.

Vessels less than 27,000 DWT

  • Max LOA: 200m
  • Max Beam: 26m
  • Max Draft: 9.30m (Subject to Height of Tide, recommended berthing daylight only)
  • Max Air Draft: 40.57 above MHWS (2.50m High Tide)

Vessels between 27,000 DWT and 40,000 DWT

  • Max LOA: 200m
  • Max Beam: 30m
  • Max Draft: 7.50m (Berthing/Sailing at High Water/Day Light only)
  • Max Air Draft: 40.57m above MHWS (2.50m High Tide)

Vessels over 40,000 DWT

  • Max LOA: 200m
  • Max Beam: 32m
  • Max Draft: 7.00m (Berthing/Sailing at High Water/Day Light only)
  • Max Air Draft: 40.57m above MHWS (2.50m High Tide)

Moville Bay Anchorage

  • Max Draft: 11.50m (HW arrival)
  • Max Air Draft: No Restriction
Port Crane Photo