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MORMUGAO (HEAD OFFICE) | Panaji Port

MORMUGAO HEAD OFFICE,GOA BRANCH
CHOWGULE HOUSE, MORMUGAO HARBOUR,
GOA – 403803
PERSON IN CHARGE : MR. S. SHIRODKAR (AGENCY DEPT.)
TEL : +91 0832 2521027 / 2525104
EMAIL : goa.cb@chowgule.co.in
NAUTICAL POSITION LATITUDE:15° 25’ N

LONGITUDE: 73° 47’ E

GEOGRAPHICAL LOCATION MORMUGAO PORT IS SITUATED ON THE WEST COAST OF INDIA, 370 KMS SOUTH OF MUMBAI AND 575 KMS NORTH OF KOCHI.
AUTHORITY MORMUGAO PORT TRUST,

HEADLAND SADA, MORMUGAO,

GOA – 403803

TEL. NO.+91 0832 521251,

FAX. NO.+91 0832 521145

PORT OFFICIAL NAME DESIGNATION CONTACT NOS
SHRI I. JEYAKUMAR CHAIRMAN +91 0832 2521100 / 1200
SHRI GURUPRASAD RAI DY. CHAIRMAN +91 0832 2521110 / 1115
SHRI VIPIN R. MENOTH TRAFFIC MANAGER +91 0832 2521140
SALIENT FEATURES (ARRIVING / SAILING)
ANCHORAGE LOADING IS ALSO CARRIED OUT AT OUTER ANCHORAGE USING TRANFER VESSELS (T/V). THERE ARE NO RESTRICTIONS FOR VESSEL LOADING AT OUTER ANCHORAGE, HOWEVER  MAXIMUM AIR DRAFT OF THE MOTHER VESSEL IS TO BE KNOWN DEPENDING ON THE AVAILABILITY OF THE TRANSFER VESSELS.
APPROACH IT IS AN OPEN-TYPE HARBOUR PROTECTED BY A BREAKWATER AND ALSO BY A MOLE BUILT EASTWARD FROM THE OUTER END OF THE BREAKWATER RUNNING PARALLEL TO THE  QUAY. THIS AFFORDS PROTECTION FROM TURBULENT SEA DURING THE S-W MONSOON. THE PORT IS SERVED BY TWO MAJOR NAVIGABLE RIVERS ZUARI AND MANDOVI, WHICH ARE ALSO INTERCONNECTED BY CUMBARJUA CANAL. THE NAVIGATIONAL CHANNEL CONNECTING THE OPEN SEA WITH THE HARBOUR IS ABOUT 5 KM. IN LENGTH, 250M IN WIDTH AND 13.7 M. DEEP WITH A TURNING BASIN OF ABOUT 480 M. DIAMETER LOCATED EAST OF THE MOLE, AND MARKED BY LIGHTED BUOYS.
TIDES THE STRENGTH OF THE CURRENT EITHER AT FLOOD OR EBB DOES NOT GENERALLY EXCEED 1 KNOT. SWELL/WAVES DURING THE FAIR SEASON RARELY EXCEED 2M. IN THE OPEN  SEA, THE DIRECTION BEING MAINLY TOWARDS THE WEST AND N-W. HOWEVER, DURING THE MONSOON, THE SWELL/WAVES GO UPTO 3M., THE DIRECTION BEING MAINLY FROM THE S-W. NORMAL WIND FORCE VARIES FROM 4-7 ON THE BEAUFORT SCALE.
WEATHER THERE ARE TWO DISTINCT SEASONS – THE FAIR SEASON FROM OCTOBER TO MAY, AND THE MONSOON FROM JUNE TO SEPTEMBER, DURING WHICH AN AVERAGE 250 CMS OF RAINFALL IS REGISTERED.
PILOTAGE PILOTAGE IS COMPULSORY. PILOTAGE SERVICES ARE PROVIDED ROUND THE CLOCK WITH PRIOR ADVICE TO THE HARBOUR MASTER. VESSEL AFTER REPORTING CAN CONTACT  ON CALL SIGN “GOA PORT” ON CH – 16. DURING MONSOON SEASON PILOTAGE IS AVAILABLE DURING NIGHT TIME SUBJECT TO WEATHER  CONDITION.
PORT CRAFT Tugs 3 Nos
Launches 2 Nos
Water Barge (200 Tonnes Capacity) 1 No
Transshippers (Onwed by Private Parties) 3 Nos
Floating Crane (Onwed by Private Parties) 2 Nos
NIGHT NAVIGATION AVAILABLE DURING FAIR SEASON & DURING MONSOON IT IS SUBJECT TO WEATHER CONDITION
BERTHS LENGTH(M) DRAFT(M) PRIMARY CARGO HANDLED AT BERTH BERTH FACILITIES
1, 2 & 3 LEASED TO WISL FOR SHIP REPAIRS FACILITIES NOT applicable
4 140 8 NON-CARGO BERTH NOT applicable
5 185 13.1 GENERAL CARGO / COAL LEASED TO JSW(JINDAL STEEL)
6 225 14  COAL LEASED TO JSW(JINDAL STEEL)
7 270 14 COAL LEASED TO AMPTPL(ADANI TERMINAL)
8 185 12 LIQUID BULK PIPELINE
9 300 13.7 GENERAL CARGO SHIPS’ GEARS/GRABS & 1 NO OF SHORE CRANE(SUBJECT TO AVAILABILITY)
10 225 12.8 GENERAL CARGO SHIPS’ GEARS/GRABS & 1 NO OF SHORE CRANE(SUBJECT TO AVAILABILITY)
11 225 12.8 GENERAL CARGO SHIPS’ GEARS/GRABS & 1 NO OF SHORE CRANE(SUBJECT TO AVAILABILITY)
MOLE BERTH 250 9.5 LEASED TO NAVY SHORE CRANE
NON-CARGO BERTH NEW CRUISE TERMINAL(ALONG THE BREAK WATER) 450 9.5 CRUISE SHIP NOT applicable
NEW CRUISE TERMINAL(ALONG THE BREAK WATER) NOT applicable
MOORING DOLPHINS
1&2 225 13.1 GENERAL CARGO (COAL & ORE) SHIPS’ GEARS / GRABS.
2&3 225 13.1
3&4 225 13.1
4&5 225 13.1
5&6 225 13.1
WAITING FOR ENVIRONMENTAL CLEARANCE TO HANDLE CARGO OPERATION
CARGO HANDLING EQUIPMENT MOBILE CRANE–18 TONNES 1 NOS
FORKLIFT TRUCKS –3 TONNES EACH 8 NOS
FORKLIFT TRUCK –5 TONNES 1 NOS
BARGE UNLOADERS –500 TPH 4 NOS
BARGE UNLOADERS –750 TPH 4 NOS
CONTINOUS BARGE UNLOADER –1250 TPH 1 no
STACKERS –3250 TPH 3 NOS
RECLAIMERS –4000 TPH 2 NOS
SHIP LOADERS –4000 TPH 2 NOS
WORKING SHIFTS SHIFTs working
SHIFT 1 07.30 to 15.30 HRS
SHIFT 2 15.30 to 23.30 HRS
SHIFT 3 23.30 to 07.30 HRS
WORKING DAYS / WEEK ALL DAYS EXCEPT CLOSED HOLIDAYS.
STORAGE TOTAL COVERED STORAGE – 69360 TONNES
CONTAINERS – 48000 TONNES
OPEN STORAGE – 343596 TONNES
TANK STORAGE – 197216
COMMUNICATION & TRANSPORT THE NEAREST AIRPORT IS DABOLIM ABOUT 10 KM FROM PORT AND THE NEAREST RAILWAY STATION IS AT VASCO-DA-GAMA ABOUT 5 KM WHICH IS WELL CONNECTED WITH  ALL MAJOR RAILWAY JUNCTIONS.
PROVISIONS AMPLE SUPPLY ON REQUEST. ALSO BONDED STORES
BUNKERS  AVAILABLE AND SUPPLIED THROUGH BARGES SUBJECT TO 2 TO 3 DAYS ADVANCE NOTICE
WATER SUPPLY SUPPLIED BY PORT THROUGH BARGES/ LORRY (IF NECESSARY).
SHIP REPAIRS REPAIRING FACILITIES AVAILABLE AT DIFFERENT SHIPYARDS AND WORKSHOPS FOR SMALL SHIPS.
GARBAGE REMOVAL FACILITIES AVAILABLE.
MEDICAL FACILITIES PORT HAS IT’S OWN HOSPITAL. BUT FOR BETTER TREATMENT REFERED TO OTHER HOSPITALS AT GOA. APART FROM PORT HOSPITAL SOME PRIVATE ARRANGEMENT CAN BE MADE BY AGENTS WHEN NECESSARY.
WATCHMAN NOT COMPULSORY
LIGHTERS WEST OF BEAKWATER OUTER ANCHORAGE DURING FAIR SEASON

 

FUTURE DEVELOPMENTS

– CONVERSION OF BERTHS 8, 9, BARGE BERTHS AND MOHP FOR GENERAL CARGO SALIENT FEATURES FOR UPFRONT TARIFF FIXATION
– RE_DEVELOPMENT OF BERTH NOS. 8, 9 AND BARGE BERTHS.
– CONSTRUCTION OF 4-LANE ROAD NH-17B FROM CHAINAGE 13.1 KM TO 18.3 KM.
– CONSTRUCTION OF FISHING JETTY AT VASCO BAY.
– POLLUTION CONTROL AND MITIGATION MEASURES.
– SIGNALLING FOR RAILWAY YARD.
– PAVING OF AREAS BEHIND BERTH NO.10 & 11 UNDER ASIDE SCHEME.
– CONSTRUCTION OF ROAD AND APPROACHES TO PAVED AREAS UNDER ASIDE SCHEME.
– REDEVELOPMENT OF BERTH NO.8 & 9.
– PPP PROJECT UNDER OPERATION (INCLUDING CAPTIVE USER PROJECTS)
– FINAL MASTER PLAN FOR SLIDE-MODEL.

 

PANAJI BRANCH
(This port is managed by Mormugao Branch)
CHOWGULE HOUSE, MORMUGAO HARBOUR,
GOA – 403803
PERSON IN CHARGE : MR. S. SHIRODKAR (AGENCY DEPT.)
TEL : +91 0832 2521027 / 2525104
EMAIL : goa.cb@chowgule.co.in

NAUTICAL POSITION

Latitude: 15° 27′ 30″ N
Longitude: 73° 42′ 48″ E

GEOGRAPHICAL LOCATION

Situated on the West coast of India, about 4 – 5 kms away from Panaji city which is the capital city of Goa situated on the mouth of Mandovi river.

AUTHORITY

CAPTAIN OF PORTS,
PANAJI – GOA

PORT OFFICIAL

NAME

DESIGNATION

CONTACT NOS.

Mr. James Braganza

Captain

+91 0832 2225070 / 2426109

Mr. Octavio Rodrigues

Dep.Captain

+91 0832 2225070 / 2426109

BERTHS

LENGTH (m)

DRAFT (m)

TYPES OF CARGO HANDLED

BERTH FACILITIES

CARGO HANDLING EQUIPMENT

LOADING WILL BE CARRIED OUT BY USING SHIP’S GEARS/GRAB.

WORKING SHIFTS

SHIFT 1

SHIFT 2

SHIFT 3

STEVEDORES WORK 24 HRS A DAY IN THREE SHIFTS.

WORKING DAYS / WEEK

AT PANJIM PORT STEVEDORES WORK 24 HRS A DAY IN THREE SHIFTS. WORKS ON SAT/SUN EXCEPT ON PUBLIC HOLIDAYS

PORT CONNECTIVITY

NEAREST IS PANAJI (GOA) RADIO – RANGE 100 KM.
ALSO ON VHF

COMMUNICATION & TRANSPORT

NEAREST AIRPORT IS ABOUT 32 KM AT DABOLIM. NEAREST RLY.  STATION MARGAO AND VASCO-DA-GAMA BOTH AT A DISTANCE OF 34 KM. FROM PORT.

PROVISIONS

FACILITY AVAILABLE

BUNKERS

NO FACILITY

WATER SUPPLY

NO FACILITY.

SHIP REPAIRS

FACILITY AVAILABLE.

GARBAGE

NO FACILITY.

MEDICAL FACILITIES

ARRANGEMENT CAN BE MADE BY AGENTS WHEN
NECESSARY.

WATCHMAN

AVAILABLE.

LIGHTERS

NOT REQUIRED SINCE PANAJI BEING AN OPEN ANCHORAGE PORT

 

FUTURE DEVELOPMENTS

– DEVELOPMENT OF WORLD CLASS MARITIME SCHOOL AT BRITONA