Port of Argentia
Port of Call
Here are the harbor characteristics, water depths, entrance restrictions, tug and pilotage requirements, lift and crane availability, supplies and services to assist you in planning your next port of call at Port of Argentia
General Information
Latitude:   47° 17' 35" N   Publication:   146
Longitude:   53° 59' 20" W   Chart:   14351
First Port of Entry:   Yes   USA Representative:   No
ETA Message Required:   Yes   Medical Facilities:   Yes
Harbor Characteristics
Harbor Size:   Medium   Harbor Type:   Coastal Natural
Shelter:   Fair   Turning Area:   No
Maximum Vessel Size:   Up to 500 feet in length   Good Holding Ground:   No
Entrance Restrictions
Tide:   No   Swell:   No
Ice:   Yes   Other:   Yes
Overhead Limit:   No  
Water Depth
Channel:   36 - 40 feet
11 - 12.2 meters
  Anchorage:   21 - 25 feet
6.4 - 7.6 meters
Cargo Pier:   36 - 40 feet
11 - 12.2 meters
  Oil Terminal:    
Mean Tide:   5 feet  
Pilotage
Compulsory:   No   Advisable:   Yes
Available:   Yes   Local Assist:   No
Tugs
Assist:   No   Salvage:   No
Quarantine
Pratique:   Yes   Deratt Cert:   No
Other:      
Communications
Telephone:   Yes   Telegraph:   Yes
Radio:   Yes   Radio Tel:   Yes
Air:   Yes   Rail:    
Loading & Unloading
Wharves:   Yes   Anchor:    
Med Moor:       Beach:    
Ice:      
Lifts & Cranes
100+ Ton Lifts:       Fixed Cranes:   Yes
50-100 Ton Lifts:       Mobile Cranes:    
25-49 Ton Lifts:   Yes   Floating Cranes:    
0-24 Ton Lifts:      
Port Services
Longshore:   Yes   Electrical:    
Electrical Repair:       Navigation Equipment:    
Steam:      
Supplies
Provisions:   Yes   Water:   Yes
Fuel Oil:   Yes   Diesel Oil:   Yes
Deck:       Engine:    
Repairs, Drydock, Railway & Other Services
Ship Repairs:   Limited   Drydock Size:   Small
Marine Railroad Size:       Garbage Disposal:    
Degauss:       Dirty Ballast:   No
 
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