Port of Port Elizabeth
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 Port Elizabeth
General Information
Latitude:   13° 0' 35" N   Publication:   147
Longitude:   61° 14' 20" W   Chart:   25483
First Port of Entry:       USA Representative:    
ETA Message Required:   Yes   Medical Facilities:   Yes
Harbor Characteristics
Harbor Size:   Very Small   Harbor Type:   Coastal Natural
Shelter:   Poor   Turning Area:   Yes
Maximum Vessel Size:   Up to 500 feet in length   Good Holding Ground:   Yes
Entrance Restrictions
Tide:   No   Swell:   No
Ice:   No   Other:   No
Overhead Limit:   No  
Water Depth
Channel:   41 - 45 feet
12.5 - 13.7 meters
  Anchorage:   66 - 75 feet
20.1 - 21.3 meters
Cargo Pier:   6 - 10 feet
1.8 - 3 meters
  Oil Terminal:    
Mean Tide:   2 feet  
Compulsory:       Advisable:    
Available:       Local Assist:   Yes
Assist:       Salvage:    
Pratique:       Deratt Cert:    
Telephone:       Telegraph:    
Radio:   Yes   Radio Tel:    
Air:       Rail:    
Loading & Unloading
Wharves:       Anchor:   Yes
Med Moor:       Beach:    
Lifts & Cranes
100+ Ton Lifts:       Fixed Cranes:    
50-100 Ton Lifts:       Mobile Cranes:    
25-49 Ton Lifts:       Floating Cranes:    
0-24 Ton Lifts:      
Port Services
Longshore:       Electrical:    
Electrical Repair:       Navigation Equipment:    
Provisions:       Water:    
Fuel Oil:       Diesel Oil:    
Deck:       Engine:    
Repairs, Drydock, Railway & Other Services
Ship Repairs:       Drydock Size:    
Marine Railroad Size:       Garbage Disposal:    
Degauss:       Dirty Ballast:   No
Port of call information is provided
by the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency
in its World Port Index
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