Southsea Marina Fuel Bay and Pump-Out
Southsea Marina's fuel bay located on the outer waiting pontoon is open 0800-1800 every day and sells diesel and unleaded petrol. Please call the Southsea Marina Reception for service on VHF Channel 80 before heading for the fuel bay. Outside of the published opening hours, the manning of the Marina Reception takes priority over fuel services at the South Coast marina.
About the marine gas oil sold at Southsea Marina
The marine gas oil sold at all Premier Marinas – except Falmouth Marina – 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.
Calor and Camping Gas is also available at the Marina Reception – customers wishing to buy gas should bring along their empty cylinder.
Southsea Marina’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 contact the Marina Reception for service and an adaptor if required ahead of arriving at the fuel berth: 023 9282 2719 or Ch. 80
*Note a 15 minute slot will usually suffice to empty an average tank.