Cammell Laird Bidston

Bidston Repair Berth

The Bidston facility includes two non-tidal berths within the Birkenhead Dock system. This site is used on a project basis and is mobilised on demand. The site includes the availability of considerable ware-housing and workshop space.

Overall Dimensions & Lay-out:

Berth 1 (formerly Bidston No3 Dry-dock)
Length: 227m
Minimum water depth: 8m
Vessel size limitation: 160m x 24m
Berth 2 (formely Ilchester Wharf)
Length: 250m
Minimum water depth: 8m
Vessel size limitation: 190m x 26m
1 x 15 tonne SWL dockside crane at Berth 1
Mobile cranes by arrangement.

Facilities & Services:

Berth 1 includes all services including shore-power, fire-main, compressed air and main welding supplies.

Berth 2 includes shore-power, fresh-water and fire-main only. All other services can be provided with portable plant.

Both quays are adjacent to ample office, work-shop and stores areas which can be tailored for specific project needs.