DETAILS OF PORT INFRASTRUCTURE / FACILITIES

A. FACILITIES AVAILABLE

AT NEW PORT


1. A cargo quay
150 m long and 25 m wide with 2.5 m draft alongside, 2.5 m draft in channel and 2.0 m draft at the mouth. There is a proposal to dredge the entire channel to a depth of 4.0 m
2. Main approach road
500 m long with double lane
3. Transformer
315 KVA
4. Transit sheds
4 numbers each with a storage capacity of 3500 tons




AT OLD PORT

1. A RCC pier
286 meters long with working head of 102 meters (long) X 15 meters (wide). Draft alongside pier ranges from 4.5 meters to 6.0 meters.
2. Transformer load
250 KVA
3. Transit sheds
7 numbers with a total storage capacity of 12750 tons.
4. Equipments

(a) Towing launches
1 number capable of towing 200 tons at a time.
(b) Tractors
1 number
(c) Trailers
3 numbers to carry out shunting operations within port area.
(d) Mobile cranes
1 number of 5 tons capacity when mobile and 10 tons capacity in blocked condition.
5. Railway sidings
3 numbers (Meter guage)
6. Open paved area
13500 sq.m ( for bagged cargo)


B. SHELTERED HARBOUR AND SHIP REPAIR FACILITIES


1. A slipway
To facilitate repairs to vessels of size 30 m X 8 m weighing upto 150 tons @ Rs. 2000 per day as hire charges.
2. Sheltered water front in new port
for anchoring fishing boats, barges, port crafts, etc., during fair as well as monsoon seasons.