Hunterston PARC – UK

Hunterston PARC Decommissioning Facility shall be one of Europe’s premier decommissioning facilities.

The facility shall be the only fully certified decommissioning and recycling
facility that can provide decommissioning and dismantlement services
for both fixed and floating assets in the UK due to having one of Europe’s largest drydocks

The Hunterston PARC Decommissioning Facility has one of Europe’s largest dry docks for the safe and efficient dismantlement of floating vessels including FPSO’s, Drilling Rigs, FPU’s and ships etc.

The facility has a 400m long jetty with up to 30m water depth, providing significant wet stack and front-running capabilities.

A Unique Site

Calm weather conditions, minimum tidal differences
and water depths of 40m in channel, 24m at Jetty & 15m at quay.

  • Hunterston PARC Dry Dock and Jetty

    Capacity / Size

    200,000 tonnes capacity / Area of over 1.3 million m2

    Dry Dock

    230m x 150m with a 22m high gate capable of accommodating 2 floating assets


    400m long jetty with up to 24m water depth for wet storage and front-running preparation activities


    100m long strengthened quay with 15t / m2 capacity

    Water Treatment

    Fluid collection and separation Plant with flushing hall


    Concrete; with membrane and drainage systems to water treatment plant

    Site Facilities

    NORM treatment and storage area, WEEE storage area, Asbestos handling & storage area, water treatment plant

    Welfare Facilities

    Site offices, canteen lunch facilities, locker-rooms, car park

  • Site Overview