SCRABSTER HARBOUR CRUISING ALONG NICELY
Scotland’s most northerly mainland commercial port, Scrabster Harbour, has said bon voyage to its last scheduled cruise ship of the 2015 season. The harbour, which is a multi-purpose port based in Caithness, welcomed six cruise ships throughout the summer bringing in passenger numbers of more than 3,200 to the area. Amadea, a 29,008 tonne cruise […]
Oil and Gas Activity Record
Scotland’s most northerly mainland commercial port, Scrabster Harbour, has seen more than a 100% increase in its oil and gas vessel tonnage, boosting traffic levels by 52%. The harbour, which is a multi-purpose port based in Caithness, has seen an increase in vessel arrivals for the first quarter, compared to figures in 2014. Its oil […]
BOARD APPOINTMENTS 2015
SCRABSTER HARBOUR TRUST APPOINTMENT OF BOARD MEMBERS Scrabster Harbour Trust is managed by a Board consisting of six non-executive and two executive members. Two non-executive vacancies are to arise at this year’s AGM and applications are invited to fill these vacancies. Appointments will be for a term of three years. The full Board requires to […]
SCRABSTER ANNOUNCES RECORD REVENUES
Scotland’s most northerly mainland commercial harbour has reported a 16% increase in revenue, in 2014/2015, bringing in a record £2.8million. Scrabster Harbour, which has had more than £35million invested in it throughout the last 10 years, has seen an increase in demand and services over the past year across a range of sectors. Scrabster Harbour […]
Harbour Master Appointment
Scrabster Harbour Trust is pleased to announce the appointment of Jason Hamilton to the position of Harbour Master. Mr. Hamilton will succeed Gordon Mackenzie, who is leaving to take up a new position with Inverness Harbour. Jason joined Scrabster in 2009 as Deputy Harbour Master. Prior to Scrabster, he was employed in the fishing industry […]
Scrabster Harbour takes delivery of Damen Stan Tug 1606
Scrabster Harbour Trust (UK) has taken delivery of a new harbor tug / workboat, a Damen Stan Tug 1606. The vessel, named ‘Highlanders’, will replace their current workboat which was built in 1976. The new tug will undertake pilotage, towing, general harbour and maintenance duties. Scrabster Harbour in northern Scotland is attracting much larger vessels […]
Change of Start Time for Fish Market Sales
All fishing vessel owners, agents and skippers are advised that, with effect from Monday 4th August 2014, the Scrabster Fish Market Sale time will be 9.30 am.
Quaich Presented to Harbour Master in Recognition of 25 Years Service
Harbour Master, Gordon Mackenzie, was recently presented with a Quaich by Trust Chairman, Tom Pottinger, in recognition of 25 years’ service with Scrabster Harbour Trust.