Port of Morgan City
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 Morgan City
General Information
Latitude:   29° 41' 21" N   Publication:   CP05
Longitude:   91° 12' 3" W   Chart:   11351
First Port of Entry:   Yes   USA Representative:    
ETA Message Required:       Medical Facilities:   Yes
Harbor Characteristics
Harbor Size:   Very Small   Harbor Type:   River Natural
Shelter:   None   Turning Area:    
Maximum Vessel Size:   Over 500 feet in length   Good Holding Ground:   Yes
Entrance Restrictions
Tide:   No   Swell:   No
Ice:   No   Other:   Yes
Overhead Limit:   Yes  
Water Depth
Channel:   16 - 20 feet
4.9 - 6.1 meters
  Anchorage:   41 - 45 feet
12.5 - 13.7 meters
Cargo Pier:   6 - 10 feet
1.8 - 3 meters
  Oil Terminal:    
Mean Tide:    
Compulsory:   Yes   Advisable:   Yes
Available:       Local Assist:    
Assist:   Yes   Salvage:    
Pratique:   Yes   Deratt Cert:    
Telephone:   Yes   Telegraph:    
Radio:       Radio Tel:   Yes
Air:       Rail:   Yes
Loading & Unloading
Wharves:   Yes   Anchor:    
Med Moor:       Beach:    
Lifts & Cranes
100+ Ton Lifts:   Yes   Fixed Cranes:    
50-100 Ton Lifts:   Yes   Mobile Cranes:   Yes
25-49 Ton Lifts:       Floating Cranes:   Yes
0-24 Ton Lifts:   Yes  
Port Services
Longshore:   Yes   Electrical:   Yes
Electrical Repair:   Yes   Navigation Equipment:   Yes
Provisions:   Yes   Water:   Yes
Fuel Oil:   Yes   Diesel Oil:   Yes
Deck:   Yes   Engine:   Yes
Repairs, Drydock, Railway & Other Services
Ship Repairs:   Limited   Drydock Size:   Very Small
Marine Railroad Size:   Small   Garbage Disposal:    
Degauss:       Dirty Ballast:    
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