If you’re a marine, energy or offshore-related business looking to compete in the global marketplace, Swans is well-placed. With excellent links to the UK and Europe and only a 20-minute drive from the A1 and 10 minutes away from the A19, there’s speedy access to the national road network.


The North Bank of the Tyne has a proven track record in supporting the needs of the renewable energy and oil and gas sector and is already a driving force for job creation in the region.

The strategically placed site has:

Excellent road links with the UK and Europe with easy access to the A1(M) and A19 trunk roads

Newcastle International Airport is just 11 miles away.

Distance to key places:

Newcastle City Centre 5 miles
Tynemouth 6 miles
Newcastle International Airport 11 miles
A19 Tyne Tunnel 4 miles
A1 (M) 9 miles
Aberdeen 254 miles
Edinburgh 123 miles
London 280 miles

Close proximity to key companies:

Who's on Tyneside

1 Technip
2 Siemens
3 Close Engineering
4 Maersk
5 Advanced Industrial Solutions
6 GE Oil and Gas
7 Lift-Rite
8 Bridon
10 A&P
11 Port of Tyne
12 IHC
13 Narec