Lead Partner: Glasgow City Council
Other Partners: Scottish Enterprise; Glasgow Housing Association and City Property ltd
Project Team: Varis Engineering Ltd
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Greater Govan & Glasgow Harbour, Govan
The Water Row pontoon provides an ideal facility for the
developing river bus and river taxi services and also
provides spaces for visiting boats to book.
In addition the pontoon is being used by the new Govan Ferry which is now operating a
passenger service between Govan and Kelvin Harbour landing stage,
providing an important link with the Riverside Museum. Located east
of Water Row, Govan the pontoon is fixed to guide rails on the quay
wall opposite Napier Terrace.
The 30m pontoon is completely secure, with an electronic gate
and electricity and water services available.
The pontoon is part of a series of pontoons being created along
the river, encouraging a mix of leisure craft to make use of the
The project is now complete.
Jan - May 2011
Between 2003 and 2014 Clyde Waterfront was a strategic
partnership comprising the Scottish Government, Scottish
Enterprise, Glasgow City, Renfrewshire and West Dunbartonshire
Councils. Its purpose was to promote the economic, social and
environmental regeneration of 13 miles of the River Clyde from
Glasgow city centre to Dumbarton.