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Bintulu Port

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Lot 15, Block 20, Kemena Land District
12th Mile, Tanjung Kidurong Road
P.O. Box 996, 97008 Bintulu
Sarawak.


Tel : (086) 251001/20

Fax : (086) 253597
Telex : BIPORT MA 73179

Website : http://www.bpsb.com.my/

 

YOUR CONTACT :

Managing Director: En Mior Ahmad Baiti Mior Lub Ahmad

Senior Manager Corporate: En Ahmat Narawi

  
PORT INFORMATION:

The Bintulu Port Authority was established on August 15,  1981 under Bintulu Port Authority Act 1981. The port started operations on January 1 , 1983.Bintulu Port Sdn Bhd, a fully government owned firm, took over all port facilities and services from Bintulu Port Authority in January 1993. Bintulu Port operated by Bintulu Port Sdn Bhd and Bintulu Port Authority remains as the regulatory body

 
PORT LIMITS:

Bintulu Port has a total land area of 320 hectares. Its water limits extend in an arc seawards as far as 18km

 
PILOTAGE:

Frequency: C 16; 18, 20 and 22

Procedures:

i. Pilotage is compulsory for all vessels 25 m LOA entering or leaving the port

  water limits.

ii. Pilotage services are available around the clock and incoming vessels shall

   contact Bintulu Port Control Tower on Channel 12 when they are within VHF

   range.

iii. Ships in distress can contact the port on channel 16 and an SSB station is

    in operation on 463KHz.

iv. The pilot boarding position Lat 03 ( 18'.0 N Long 112 ( 58'.5 E. 

 
NAVIGATIONAL APPROACH:

The port can be approached through a dredged access channel about 5.7 km long, 240 meters wide and 15 meters deep

 

ANCHORAGE: 

There is a SBM facility for tankers up to 320,000 dwt. Petroleum anchorage bounded by the following coordinates :

Lat 03 ( 24'.4 N Long 112 ( 57'.3 E thence to

Lat 03 ( 21'.3 N Long 112 ( 59'.6 E thence to

Lat 03 ( 22'.0 N Long 113 ( 0'.4 E thence to

Lat 03 ( 26'.0 N Long 113 ( 01'.2 E thence along the limits of the port position

Lat 03 ( 24'.4 N Long 112 ( 57'.3 E.

 
FRESH WATER

Fresh water is available at all times for supply to ships. Delivery and supply is through hydrants at the bulk and general cargo berths, container terminal and the petroleum jetty.

    
FACILITIES SUMMARY:
     
Berthing Facility
Type of Berth

Length

(m)

Depth

(m)

Max Vessel Size (Dwt)

General Cargo 514.5 10.5 25,000
Dry bulk Cargo 270.0 13.5 60,000
LNG jetty  -    15 65,000
Petroleum jetty  200 11 30,000
LPG jetty  - 11 51,000
Container terminal  450  14 55,000

 

Storage Facility 
Type of Storage No Area (Sqm)
Transit Sheds  2 10,000
Warehouse 3 7,200
Hazardous Godown 1 312
Open Storage  1 71,900
Rigger Warehouse 1 2,376
Container Open Yard 1 66,450
 
Mechanical Equipment 
Facility  Type Units Capacity (tonnes) 
Shore Side Post Panamax Gantry 2 45
  Rubber Tyred Gantries 4

 5 + 1 high, 6 + 1 wide

  Heavylift Crane 1 60
Land Side  Mobile Crane 1 30
  Mobile Crane 1 15
  Container Forklifts 3 36
  Empty Container Forklifts 2 14
  Forklift Trucks( Diesel) 6 8
  Forklift Trucks   42 4
  Forklift Trucks H/M (LPG) 3 4
  Forklift Trucks L/M (LPG) 2 4
  Forklift Trucks  1 25
  Towing Tractors 2 10
  Terminal Tractors   17   40
  Trailers (Container)  12 40 ft
  Trailers (Platform) low deck 23 40 ft
  Semi Trailer (Platform)  1 40 ft
  Low Mask Forklift (LPG) 2 2.5
  Reach Stacker 2 41
Shore Side  Tug Boats 5 3,500hp 
  Pilot Boats 3 1,500hp 
 
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