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Fuel Berth and Pump Out at Port Solent Marina

Fuel Bay

Port Solent Marina’s fuel berth is located close to the Marina Reception and the lock. It is open every day and sells diesel and unleaded petrol, both of which are available to Premier Berth Holders at cost. Replacement gas cylinders are also available on the fuel berth.

Customers are requested to call ahead on VHF Channel 80 or 02392 210 765 before heading for the fuel berth for service. Outside of office hours the operation of the lock takes priority over fuel services.

The petrol availability and opening times are governed by the Harbour Master.

October - March: 9am-6pm

April - September: 8am-7pm

About the marine gas oil sold at Port Solent marina

The marine gas oil sold at all Premier Marinas (except Falmouth) is Advanced Marine Diesel 10. This fuel is sourced from Esso's refinery in Fawley, Hampshire and supplied by WP Marine, part of the WP Group of companies (Wessex Petroleum Ltd).

About Advanced Marine Diesel 10

WP Marine's Advanced Marine Diesel 10 is a low sulphur fuel containing 10ppm (parts per million) sulphur. This high quality fuel is recognised as FAME FREE and is guaranteed by Esso to contain less than 1% bio element. 

Advanced Marine Diesel 10 also contains Soltron®. Specifically developed to work with marine diesel at a dilution rate 10,000:1, Soltron® contains a blend of 20 naturally occurring enzymes which combine inside the fuel tank to optimise the combustion process and enhance fuel efficiency. Soltron® also provides lubrication in low sulphur marine fuel oil and neutralises bacterial growth from contaminants. 

Based at Esso's Fawley Refinery near Southampton, WP Group is the South's leading independent supplier of fuels and lubricants, marketing Esso fuel and Mobil lubricants across a wide portfolio of business sectors and industries. Boat owners travelling abroad should be aware that this fuel may not comply with legislation outside the UK and customers should seek advice from their destination marina before travelling.

Pump-out Facilities

Port Solent’s holding tank pump-out facility is located on the marina’s fuel berth. Charges are £10 per 15 minutes* for Premier Berth Holders, £25 per 15 minutes for commercial and monthly berth holders and for overnight visitors. Please visit the Marina Reception to purchase a token and for an adaptor if required.

*Note a 15 minute slot will usually suffice to empty an average tank.