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KOLKATA

KOLKATA(CALCUTTA) BRANCH

2nd Floor, 75C,

Park Street,

Kolkata – 700016

Person in Charge : Mr. S. Mukherjee (H/P: +91 9830 625 755)

Tel : +91 033 22294252

Email : calcutta.cb@chowgule.co.in

NAUTICAL POSITION Sagar Lighthouse (latitude – 21°39′ N, longitude – 088°03′ E)

Dariapur Lighthouse (latitude – 21°47′ N, longitude – 087°52′ E)

GEOGRAPHICAL LOCATION Light house is situated at Middleton point on the Sagar Island one and half km. inshore. It is visible in clear weather from a distance of 28 kms.
Dariapur light house is situated on the right bank of Hugli south of Rasulpur river and about 2.7 kms inshore. It is visible in clear weather from a distance of 35 kms
AUTHORITY KOlkata Port Trust,

15 – Strand Road,

Calcutta–700001.

PABX No. +91 033 22303451(25 Lines)

Fax No. +91 033 22304901

Telegraphic Code: Calpotrust

Email : calport@vsnl.com

kds_ho@dataone.in

portofcalcutta@portofcalcutta.com

Website : www.kolkataporttrust.gov.in

PORT OFFICIAL NAME DESIGNATION CONTACT NOS. E-mail Id
Shri Vinit Kumar,

I.R.S.E.E.

Chairman +91 033 22303451 chairman@kolkataporttrust.gov.in
Shri S. Balaji Arunkumar,

IRTS

Dy. Chairman,  KDS, 91-033 2230-3451 dy.chairman.kds@kolkataporttrust.gov.in
Capt. Himanshu Shekhar,

 

Traffic Manager VOIP : 03371002020 tm@kolkataporttrust.gov.in
SALIENT FEATURES (ARRIVING / SAILING)
ANCHORAGE Sand Heads, Sagar Road, Diamond Harbour
APPROACH Guided by the river pilot as per the River Hooghly draft issued by the port authority periodically.
TIDES Drafts on the River Hoogly depend on the fluctuating tide and conditions of the governing bars. The maximum permissible drafts at the respective periods are June to October springs 8.70 metres neaps 8 metres, October to June springs 8.20 metres neaps 6.7 metres.
WEATHER Monsoon from June to October. Occasional rain and depression from Mid-October to early December and from early February to May.
PILOTAGE A. Pilotage is compulsory throughout the long riverine channel from pilot station to approch of lock gate entrance which is navigated by qualified pilot of Calcutta Port Trust only.
B. The pilot station is located at lower gasper which is about 85 kms. from Calcutta Dock approach.
C. A pilot vessel is always cruising on duty at pilot station for pilot embarkation / disembarkation. Vessels on arrival at sandheads are required to contact the pilot vessel Ch.16 call sign “V W S T”. Presently a distance of approx. 53 kms. inside the river channel being navigated by the ship with the help of VTMS controlled automatically.
D. On arrival at garden reach the river pilot embarks and hands over the vessel to the harbour pilot. Harbour pilot then embarks and hands over the vessel to the berthing master at Calcutta dock lock gate approach for final berthing inside docks.
PORT CRAFT KOPT is having adequate number of tug boats available for usage in the river and inside the dock.
NIGHT NAVIGATION Restricted

 

BERTHS LENGTH (m) DRAFT (m) PRIMARY CARGO HANDLED AT BERTH BERTH FACILITIES
KIDDERPORE DOCK (KPD)
1 KPD 133 8 COAL BASE CARGO ALL THE BERTHS HAVE CRANES HAVING A CAPACITY OF 3 TO 5 TONNES.
3 KPD 128 8.7 GENERAL CARGO
4 KPD 136 8.5 GENERAL CARGO
5/7 KPD 229 8.7 GENERAL CARGO
6 KPD 118 8.2 GENERAL CARGO
8 KPD 128 8.5 GENERAL CARGO
9 KPD 108 8.7 GENERAL CARGO
10 KPD 161 8.5 GENERAL CARGO
11 KPD 151 8.5 MULTIPURPOSE BERTH (PASSENGERS SHIPS)
12 KPD 143 8.5 MULTIPURPOSE BERTH
22 KPD 151 8.7 GENERAL CARGO (DEMOLITION PURPOSE)
23 KPD 147 8.7 GENERAL CARGO
24 KPD 252 8.7 GENERAL CARGO
25 KPD 169 8.5 GENERAL CARGO
26 KPD 185 8.4 GENERAL CARGO
27 KPD 195 8.2 GENERAL CARGO
28 KPD 195 8.4 GENERAL CARGO (DEMOLITION PURPOSE)
29 KPD 185 8.4 GENERAL CARGO (DEMOLITION PURPOSE)
SUBHAS DOCK (NSD)
1 NSD 200 8.2 GENERAL CARGO (HEAVY LIFT) 1,2,3 NSD
2 NSD 187 8.5 GENERAL CARGO RUBBER TYRED GANTRY CRANES OF 40T CAPCITY.
3 NSD 183 8.7 GENERAL CARGO
4 NSD* 181 8.5 CONTAINER 4,5,7,8 NSD
5 NSD* 182 8.6 CONTAINER 200 T WHARF CRANE, 1 NO. 2T FORKLIFT TRUCK & 10 NOS. 3T FORKLIFT TRUCK.
7 NSD* 192 8.7 CONTAINER
8 NSD* 225 8 CONTAINER
12 NSD 152 8 LIQUID BULK 12,13,14 NSD Not applicable
13 NSD 174 8.4 GENERAL CARGO
14 NSD 174 8.2 GENERAL CARGO
BUDGE BUDGE JETTIES (BB)
1 BB 190 11.5 LIQUID BULK NOTE:

(PETROLEUM WHARVES)

2 BB 105 11.5 LIQUID BULK
3 BB 140 11.5 LIQUID BULK
5 BB 190 10.5 LIQUID BULK
7 BB 140 8.5 LIQUID BULK
8 BB 177 8.5 LIQUID BULK
CARGO HANDLING EQUIPMENT ELL CRANE OF 25 MT CAPACITY AT 18.25 M RADIUS. 1 NO.
ELECTRIC CRANES OF 3/6 MT CAPACITY 2 NOS
ELECTRIC CRANE OF 3 MT CAPACITY 1 NOS
ELECTRO-OIL HYDRAULIC CAPSTAN 4 NOS
ELL CRANE OF 05 MTS CAPACITY AT 25.42 MT RADIUS. 1 NOS
WORKING SHIFTS WORKING RECESS
0630 hrs TO 1530 hrs 1000 hrs TO 1100 hrs
1530 hrs TO 2230 hrs 1900 hrs TO 1930 hrs.
2230 hrs TO 0630 hrs 0200 hrs TO 0230 hrs
WORKING DAYS / WEEK ALL 7 DAYS OF A WEEK EXCEPT CHARTER PARTY HOLIDAYS
PORT CONNECTIVITY KOLKATA PORT HAS A SYNERGISTIC LINKAGE WITH THE CITY OF KOLKATA WITH AN ARRAY OF ROAD, RAILWAY AND INLAND WATERWAY NETWORK CONNECTING ALL PARTS OF THE COUNTRY. SIMILARILY, HALDIA IS ALSO CONNECTED WITH NATIONAL HIGH WAY 41 AND NATIONAL HIGH WAY 6. THE CITY OF KOLKATA HAS ALL THE FACILITIES OF A MODERN SOCIETY. HALDIA IS QUICKLY DEVELOPING AS A POTENTIAL INDUSTRIAL CENTRE IN THE EASTERN PART OF THE COUNTRY WITH THE ENTIRE NECESSARY INFRASTRUCTURE.
STORAGE BERTH COVERED (SQ.MTS) OPEN (SQ.MTS)
KPD 1
1 3345 2565
2 nil 2693
3 nil 3887
4 3344 9098
5 6689 4128
6 3345 11849
7 nil 4374
8 3344 4647
10 3345 3812
11 3345 5683
KPD2
22 8919 NIL
23 6919 NIL
24 6919 NIL
25 8919 NIL
26 9033 2616
27 3623 3680
28 3523 3726
29 3623 3440
NSD
1 nil 6000
2 11757 3831
3 11758 3600
4 11758 3400
5 nil 11000
14 15235 2555
13 1278 1278
12 1872 NIL
7 50000 50000
POL NO. OF TANKS CAPACITY (KL)
IOCL 26 103550
BPCL 39 98748
HPCL 18 77000
IBP 18 30571
NON POL & OTHER LIQUIDS NO. OF TANKS CAPACITY (KL)
HSD CO.LTD 12 81114
JRE 13 25475
MUNDIAL 5 9822
ARCO 14 6070
SURYA 12 24445
S K OIL 13 74692
NDDB 5 9822
OTHERS 12 27153
COMMUNICATION & TRANSPORT NEAREST AIRPORT IS DUMDUM ABOUT 19 KM AT CALCUTTA. NEAREST RAILWAY STATION IS HOWRAH ABOUT 5 KM WHICH IS WELL CONNECTED WITH ALL MAJOR RAILWAY JUNCTIONS.
PROVISIONS AVAILABLE
BUNKERS AVAILABLE AND ARE SUPPLIED THROUGH BUNKERS AND BARGES.
WATER SUPPLY SUPPLIED BY PORT THROUGH SHORE CONNECTION AND ALSO THROUGH BARGES IF NECESSARY
SHIP REPAIRS AVAILABLE
GARBAGE REMOVAL FACILITIES AVAILABLE BY PRIVATE PARTIES
MEDICAL FACILITIES PORT HAS IT’S OWN HOSPITAL BUT FOR BETTER TREATMENT PRIVATE HOSPITALS ARE PREFERRED.
WATCHMAN NOT REQUIRED AT PRESENT.
LIGHTERS THERE IS A SINGLE POINT MOORING BUOYS AVAILABLE AT SAND HEADS FOR LIGHTERING CARGO FROM VLCC (VERY LARGE CRUDE CAREER).
LIGHTERAGE CAN BE DONE AT SAGAUR ANCHORAGE FROM 16TH OCTOBER TO 15TH MARCH.
LIGHTERAGE CAN BE DONE AT SAGAUR VIRTUAL JETTY THROUGH OUT THE YEAR.
LIGHTERAGE CAN BE DONE AT DIAMOND HARBOUR ANCHORAGE THROUGH OUT THE YEAR.

 

FUTURE DEVELOPMENTS
– INTEGRATED SHIP-TO-SHORE SERVICES INCLUDING BACK-UP OPERATIONS AT 3, 4, 5, 7 & 8 NSD OF KDS.

– GRANT OF PERMISSION FOR SETTING UP OF NON-JETTY BASED FLOATING STORAGE AND REGASIFICATION UNIT (FSRU) FOR IMPORT, STORAGE & TRANSFER OF LNG IN THE OPEN SEA WITHIN KOPT.

– DEEP DRAFTED PORT FACILITY AT SAGAR.

– DEVELOPMENT OF TWO SBM’S AND CONNECTING PIPELINE FACILITIES.