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GOPALPUR

GOPALPUR BRANCH

(This port is managed by Paradip Branch)

Chowgule House,

Bank Street,

Paradip Port – 754142

Person in Charge : Mr. J. K. Das

Tel : +91 06722 222728 / 222104

Email : paradeep.cb@chowgule.co.in

NAUTICAL POSITION Latitude: 19°18’13.44″N

Longitude: 84°57’52.72″E

GEOGRAPHICAL LOCATION Gopalpur is located in Ganjam district of Orissa Paradip and Visakhapatnam ports are located at a distance of 160 km north and 260 km south respectively of Gopalpur. It is in the south of Paradip and North of Vizag.
AUTHORITY A joint venture of Shapoorji Pallonji Group & Orissa Stevedored Ltd.

Gopalpur Ports Limited,

Arjeepalli, via Chhatrapur -761020,

Ganjam, Orissa, India

Tel : +91 6811 263499 / 260099

Fax : +91 6811 263383

Email : info@gopalpurports.com

PORT OFFICIAL NAME DESIGNATION CONTACT NOS.
Capt. Sandeep Agarwal CEO NA
Capt. Satyabrata Satpathy VP, OPERATION 7894461560
Capt. Lalit Mohan Rath Deputy Conservator 9937035244
SALIENT FEATURES (ARRIVING / SAILING)
ANCHORAGE Located along the Bay of Bengal in the East Indian state of Orissa at a latitude of 19°18’13.44″ N

/  longitude 84°57’52.72″ E

APPROACH The length of approach channel is approx. 1.5 km. Width approx. 200 mtrs & draft approx. 12.0 mtrs
WEATHER Rainy season from end June to October. Moderate rainfall. Occasional cyclonic weather during this period. October to June weather remains sunny and dry.
TIDES NOT APPLICABLE
PILOTAGE Pilot boarding station is located at 1.5 nautical mile of south of break water.
PORT CRAFT Tugs 2 nos
Mooring boat 2 nos

 

BERTHS LENGTH(M) DRAFT(M) TYPES OF CARGO HANDLED BERTH FACILITIES
berth no.1 225 12.5 GENERAL CARGO SHIP’S GEARS & GRABS.
CARGO HANDLING EQUIPMENT
WORKING SHIFTS SHIFT WORKING
1st SHIFT 06.00 to 14.00 HRS
2nd SHIFT 14.00 to 22.00 HRS
3rd SHIFT 22.00 to 06.00 HRS
WORKING DAYS / WEEK 7 DAYS A WEEK
PORT CONNECTIVITY GOPALPUR IS BLESSED WITH EXCELLENT RAIL CONNECTIVITY HAVING ITS OWN RAILWAY SIDING AND IS ONLY SIX KILOMETERS INSIDE FROM THE MAIN HOWRAH-VISHAKHAPATNAM-CHENNAI BROAD GAUGE RAILWAY LINE. THIS RAILWAY SIDING IS BROAD ENOUGH TO HANDLE A TOTAL CARGO OF MORE THAN 35 MILLION TONS.
COMMUNICATION & TRANSPORT THE NEAREST AIRPORT IS AT BHUBANESHWAR, WHICH IS 166 KM FROM GOPALPUR. THE NEAREST RAILWAY STATION IS 6 KM AWAY AT CHATRAPUR.
THE PORT IS ALSO WELL-CONNECTED BY NATIONAL HIGHWAYS TO THE MAJOR CITIES.
PROVISIONS AVAILABLE
BUNKERS CAN BE SUPPLIED BY IOCL THRU TANK LORIES
WATER SUPPLY BY TANK LORRY
SHIP REPAIRS NOT APPLICABLE
GARBAGE NO FACILITIES
MEDICAL FACILITIES ONLY AVAILABLE AT NEARBY TOWNSHIP AREA
WATCHMAN NOT APPLICABLE
LIGHTERS NOT APPLICABLE
OTHER FACILITIES CUSTOMS AVAILABLE AT GOPALPUR PORT

 

FUTURE DEVELOPMENTS
– DEVELOPMENT OF ANOTHER 2 BERTHS WITH A LENGTH OF 300 METERS EACH WILL GIVE 900 METERS OF BERTH LENGTH