Port of Nieuw Nickerie
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 Nieuw Nickerie
General Information
Latitude:   5° 57' 6" N   Publication:   124
Longitude:   57° 0' 10" W   Chart:   24380
First Port of Entry:   Yes   USA Representative:   Yes
ETA Message Required:   Yes   Medical Facilities:   Yes
Harbor Characteristics
Harbor Size:   Small   Harbor Type:   River Natural
Shelter:   Fair   Turning Area:    
Maximum Vessel Size:   Up to 500 feet in length   Good Holding Ground:    
Entrance Restrictions
Tide:   Yes   Swell:   No
Ice:   No   Other:    
Overhead Limit:   No  
Water Depth
Channel:   0 - 5 feet
0 - 1.5 meters
  Anchorage:   16 - 20 feet
4.9 - 6.1 meters
Cargo Pier:   6 - 10 feet
1.8 - 3 meters
  Oil Terminal:   11 - 15 feet
3.4 - 4.6 meters
Mean Tide:   2 feet  
Compulsory:   Yes   Advisable:   No
Available:   Yes   Local Assist:   Yes
Assist:   No   Salvage:    
Pratique:   Yes   Deratt Cert:   Yes
Telephone:   Yes   Telegraph:   Yes
Radio:   Yes   Radio Tel:   Yes
Air:   Yes   Rail:    
Loading & Unloading
Wharves:   Yes   Anchor:   Yes
Med Moor:       Beach:    
Lifts & Cranes
100+ Ton Lifts:   No   Fixed Cranes:   No
50-100 Ton Lifts:   No   Mobile Cranes:   No
25-49 Ton Lifts:   No   Floating Cranes:   No
0-24 Ton Lifts:   No  
Port Services
Longshore:       Electrical:    
Electrical Repair:       Navigation Equipment:    
Provisions:   Yes   Water:   Yes
Fuel Oil:   Yes   Diesel Oil:   Yes
Deck:   Yes   Engine:   Yes
Repairs, Drydock, Railway & Other Services
Ship Repairs:   None   Drydock Size:    
Marine Railroad Size:       Garbage Disposal:   No
Degauss:       Dirty Ballast:   No
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