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31-32 quai de Dion-Bouton
92811 Puteaux Cedex
Phone: (33) 1 46 96 42 84
Fax:     (33) 1 46 96 40 96
Mail : afritramp@bollore.com
 
 
31-32 quai de Dion-Bouton
92811 Puteaux Cedex
Phone : (33) 1 46 96 42 84
Fax : (33) 1 46 96 40 96

Mail : afritramp@bollore.com
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Namibia  

>> Walvis Bay port map>> Walvis Bay port facilities

Walvis Bay port map

Map reference number and Description Length (m) Draught (m)
1, 2, 3 Container / Fluorspar / Salt 175 12.8
4 Cold storage (fish) 182 10.6
5 General cargo / Breakbulk 182 10.6
6 General cargo / Breakbulk / Acid tankers 182 10.6
7 Bulk (coal, copper / lead concentrate) 182 10.6
8 Bulk / Passenger 1782 10.6
  Tanker berth >Min 128/Max 192 10

Luderitz is operated by Walvis Bay.

Draught measured at low tide / ISPS : Level 1 /   Weather : It seldom rains along the coast line of Namibia. 
However, the cold Benguala current (max 12°C) which mixes with the hot desert air creates very dense fog 
at night until noon especially in the winter months (May to August). / Private Stevedoring.

  

  

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> Walvis Bay port facilities

>> Storage Capacities

Container storage area 3,200 Teus
General cargo storage yard 22,400 sqm
Plugs for reefer containers 180
Free storage zone for cargo in transit 20,000 sqm
Cold storage 15,000 sqm

>> Stevedoring equipment

  Quantity Capacity
Mobile tower cranes 2 104 T
Stacking cranes 1 40 T
Mobile crane, ship-to-shore 9 60 T
Forklifts 19 6 T
Shore cranes 99 4 T

>>  Core cargo handling equipment

Equipment Type Size Quantity Size Quantity Size Quantity Total
Mobile Harbour Crane 104 Ton 3 140 Ton 2 86 Ton 1 6
Reach Stacker 45 Ton 11 42 Ton 1     12
Empty Handler 9 Ton 2         2
Forklift 4 Ton 23 16 Ton 2 45 Ton 1 26
Hauler 75 Ton 37         37
Container Trailer 40 Ton 11 60 Ton 28     39
MHC Spreader 35 Ton 2 41 Ton 2 50 Ton 5 9
MHC Grab 16 Ton 1 40 Ton 1     2
Wharf Crane 4 Ton 7         7
Gantry Crane 25 Ton 2         2
Front End Loader   2         2
Tractor   2         2
RTG's 51 Ton 6         6

>> Other facilities

  Yes/no
Bunkering Yes
Water Yes
Slops Yes
Shipchandler Yes
Shipyard Yes



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