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KRISHNAPATNAM

KRISHNAPATNAM BRANCH
(This port is managed by chennai Branch)
Chowgule House,
#27 (New # 8), Pycrofts Garden Road,
(Opp. Shastri Bhavan , Near Crescent School),
Nungambakkam,
Chennai – 600006
Person in Charge : Mr. S. Govindrasu
Tel : +91 044 28221212
Mob: +91 9444373837
Email : chennai.cb@chowgule.co.in / krishnapatnam.cb@chowgule.co.in
NAUTICAL POSITION LATITUDE:14° 15’ N
LONGITUDE: 80° 08’ E
GEOGRAPHICAL LOCATION Krishnapatnam Port is strategically located on the East coast of India in Nellore district of Andhra Pradesh, 180kms north of Chennai
AUTHORITY Port Authority
Krishnapatnam Port Company Ltd,
P.O Bag No. 1, Muthukur, Dist. Nellore, 524344.
Andhra Pradesh India,
Tel: Office: 0861-2377999,
Fax: Office: 0861-2377041,
E-MAIL:  ceo@krishnapatnamport.com,
Website: www.krishnapatnamport.com
PORT OFFICIAL NAME DESIGNATION CONTACT NOS.
MR. ANIL YENDLURI CEO Tel: +91 861 2377999
Fax: +91 861 2377041
CAPT. PRADEEP GAUR VICE-PRESIDENT, PFSO Tel: +91 861 2377999
Fax: +91 861 2377041
SALIENT FEATURES (ARRIVING / SAILING)
ANCHORAGE Water-front area of 161 sq. kms
Break water sheltered harbour
– South break water with 1995 mtrs
– North break water with 995 mtrs
APPROACH Approach (navigational) channel is 6.5 nm
Channel width ­ 250 mtrs with 22 mtrs draft
Turning circle with a diameter of 500 mtrs
TIDES Tide range is 0.50 mtrs & however there is no tidal effect on berthing/un-berthing the vessels at Krishnapatnam Port
WEATHER Krishnapatnam Port is all weather port with 365 days in operation.
PILOTAGE Pilotage is available round the clock 24 hrs
PORT CRAFT Tugs 3 dedicated tugs with bollard pull of 60/50/40 tons respectively and available mooring launch / high speed pilot boats / survey boats / high speed security cum patrol boats
Pilot launch
NIGHT NAVIGATION Night navigation is available at Krishnapatnam Port
BERTHS LENGTH (M) DRAFT (M) PRIMARY CARGO HANDLED AT BERTH BERTH FACILITIES
BERTH NO. 1 A 150 10 OIL TANKER PIPELINE
BERTH NO. 1 250 13 CONTAINER QUAY CRANE
BERTH NO. 2 250 13 GENERAL CARGO TOTAL 8 NOS OF MOBILE CARNES MOVE FROM BERTH 2 TO 6 (06 NOS OF 200 MT & 04 NOS OF 140 MT)
BERTH NO. 3 250 13 GENERAL CARGO
BERTH NO. 4 250 14 GENERAL CARGO
BERTH NO. 5 300 17 GENERAL CARGO
BERTH NO. 6 300 17.5 GENERAL CARGO
BERTH NO. 7 300 15.5 COAL CONVEYOR
BERTH NO. 8 300 16.5 COAL CONVEYOR
BERTH NO. S5A 150 14.5 GENERAL CARGO 02 NOS OF 140 MT MOBILE CRANES FOR BERTHS S5A & S5
BERTH NO. S5 150 14.5 GENERAL CARGO
BERTH NO. WB 1 150 11 GENERAL CARGO 01 NOS OF 140 MT MOBILE CRANES FOR BERTHS WB1 & 2
BERTH NO. WB 2 200 12 GENERAL CARGO 01 NOS OF 140 MT MOBILE CRANES FOR BERTHS WB1 & 2
CARGO HANDLING TYRE MOUNTED SHORE MOBILE CRANES ARE AVAILABLE FOR CARGO OPERATION 11 NOS
EQUIPMENT LIBHERR LHM 500 WITH 140 MT CAPACITY 10 NOS
GOTTWALD – GHMK 6406  WITH 110 MT CAPACITY 2 NOS
SENNBOGEN CRANE 880EQ AND GREEN LINE CRAWLER TYPE WITH 35 MT CAPACITY 1 NO
DEDICATED PORT OWNED – TIPPERS, LOADERS, EXCAVATORS & DOZERS ETC.
13 WEIGHBRIDGES OF 120 MT AND 60 MT CAPACITY AND 2 RAILWAY MOTION WEIGH BRIDGES
DEDICATED RAILWAY SIDINGS – 4 FOR COAL, 1 FOR IRON ORE, 3 FOR BAGGED CARGO & 1 FOR GRANITE CARGO.
WORKING SHIFTS SHIFT WORKING RECESS TEA BREAK
I SHIFT 06.00 TO 18.00 07.00 TO 07.30 Breakfast 0200-0230 HRS
II SHIFT 18.00 TO 06.00 13.00 TO 13.30 Lunch 1000-1030 HRS
20:00 TO 20:30 Dinner 1600-1630 HRS
WORKING DAYS / WEEK PORT / STEVEDORES WILL WORK ON SATURDAYS, SUNDAYS & HOLIDAYS  (365 DAYS, 24 HRS OF WORK)
STORAGE 2,630 HECTARES OF BACK-UP AREA WITH PROVISION OF DEDICATED STORAGE PLOTS.
90,000 SQ. FEET OF PAVED STORAGE AREA
PORT HAS 11 CLOSED WAREHOUSES WITh A TOTAL COVERED AREA
COMMUNICATION & TRANSPORT COMMUNICATION FACILITIES IS AVAILABLE AT MUTHUKUR VILLAGE, WHICH IS 5 KM AWAY FROM THE KRISHNAPATNAM PORT AND TRANSPORTATION FACILITIES AVAILABLE
FROM NELLORE WHICH IS 30 KM AWAY FROM THE PORT.
PROVISIONS PROVISION SUPPLY IS AVAILABLE AND COULD BE ARRANGED FROM NELLORE / CHENNAI ONLY.
BUNKERS PRESENTLY BUNKER SUPPLY IS NOT AVAILABLE AT KRISHNAPATNAM PORT.
WATER SUPPLY FRESH WATER SUPPLY IS AVAILABLE AT KRISHNAPATNAM PORT.
SHIP REPAIRS SHIP REPAIRERS / WORK SHOPS ARE NOT YET ESTABLISHED AT KRISHNAPATNAM PORT AND HAS TO BE ATTENDED FROM CHENNAI ONLY.
GARBAGE ABLE AT KRISHNAPATNAM PORT.
MEDICAL FACILITIES MEDICAL FACILITIES IS AVAILABLE AT NELLORE TOWN ONLY WHICH IS 30 KM AWAY FROM THE KRISHNAPATNAM PORT.
WATCHMAN WATCHMAN AVAILABLE.
LIGHTERS NO LIGHTERS / LIGHTERAGE OPERATIONS AT KRISHNAPATNAM PORT.
OTHER FACILITIES PORT OPERATORS ARE PROVIDINg

 

FUTURE DEVELOPMENTS
– 42 BERTHS WITH 200 MTPA CAPACITY

– DEDICATED CONTAINER TERMINAL IN 600 ACRES

– DEDICATED LIQUID BULK TERMINAL

– HUB PORT FOR COAL, AGRI COMMODITIES & FERTILIZERS

– OFFSHORE BASE SETUP

– BUNKERING FACILITY