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Tawau
 

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c/o SABAH PORTS SDN BHD

Wisma Pelabuhan,

P.O. box 335, 91007

Tawau Sabah

Tel: 6089-773 700

Fax: 6089-761 808 

 

 

YOUR CONTACT:

Chief Operating Officer

Tuan Haji Ramli Abu Samah

 

Senior Manager (Marketing & Business Relations)

Mr Augustine Yapp

  

LOCATION

Lat 04(14'N Long 117( 52'E

 

PORT LIMITS

Tawau port consists of the waters of Cowie Bay and Wallace Bay and rivers entering same contained within the following limits:

A line from Lat 4(13'.3N Long 118( 00'.0E to the National boundary mark on the Eastern Shore of Sebatik Island thence to the National Boundary mark on the Western shores at Burs Point, thence in a 311 (T) direction to Lat 4( 20'.0 N Long 117( 25'.9 E thence in a 070 (T) direction to Lat 4( 25'.20 N Long 117( 40'.0 E thence in a 120 (To direction to the point of commencement).

 

PILOTAGE

Frequency: Port: Ch 16; 12

Procedure:

i. Pilotage is not compulsory.

ii. However, pilotage is available from 0600 to 1800 hours.

iii. Application for berthing should be made 24h in advance, recommended through

      Singapore(9VG), when the following should be notified : Vessels name, GRT &

    NRT, LOA, draught fore and aft, ETA and ETD, nature and tonnage of cargo, No.

    of gangs required , quantity of fresh water required.

 

ANCHORAGE

Good anchorage in 8 fathoms

 

 

BERTHING FACILITY:

 

BERTHING FACILITY 
No. of Berth Length (m) Draft (m) Max. Vessel Size (DWT)
Main Wharf 152-304 9 16,000
(4) 152 - 16,000
Berth 6 (Inner Berth) 304 - 16,000
Berth 5, 4 & 3 (Outer berth) - - 16,000
Old Wharf (2) - - -
Berth 1 & 2 199 6 10,000
Oil Jetty 1 76 9.5 30,000

 

STORAGE FACILITY 
Type Capacity
3 godowns  (13,200m2)
2 open storage (12,700m2)
520 Teus container ground slots -

 

MECHANICAL EQUIPMENT 
Type  
5 reachstakers 3 MT Crt. handler
Tractors with trailers 17
19 Forklifts 2-19 tonnes
Tractors 8
Trailers 33
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