Location: 54° 35′ N,1° 13′ W (Teesport)
Channel: 15.4m LAT
Navigation: The River Tees is approached from the NE at Tees Bay through a deepwater channel. The approach channel has a charted depth of 15.4m which progressively reduces to 4.5m east of Billingham Beck, 8 nautical miles from the entrance. The channel depth is not maintained beyond Tees (Newport) Bridge.
Location : 54° 42′ N,1° 12′ W
Channel: 5.7m LAT
Navigation: Hartlepool Dock is south-facing into Hartlepool Bay and is located 4 nautical miles North of the River Tees. Leading lights and buoys lead through the entrance channel with a nominal dredged depth of 5.7m below LAT.
Port Waste Management Plans are a requirement of the Merchant Shipping and Fishing Vessels (Port Waste Reception Facilities) Regulations 2003 (as amended). Teesport operates a predominantly water-borne waste collection system with the waste barge Svitzer Leven making daily collections of waste.