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PORT: BRIDGETOWN

COUNTRY: BARBADOS

CODE: BBBGI

1. LOCATION: Main harbor is on the SW corner of the island, between Carlisle and Freshwater bays. Outer port comprises liquid bulk facilities to the north and south of Bridgetown.

2. OVERVIEW: Port handles dry and liquid bulk, containers and break bulk cargoes, Bridgetown is also a regional cruise hub.

3. MAXIMUM SIZE:

Break bulk:  Depth 11.0 m.

Containers:  Depth 11.0 m.

Passengers:  Depth 11.5 m.

Bulk:  Depth 9.75 m.

Tankers:  LOA 244 m., draft 11.6 m.

4. TRAFFIC: Containers and break bulk and cruise ships.

5. PILOTAGE: Compulsory except for military vessels and small leisure craft.

6. TUGS: Two tugs are stationed at the port; ``Barbados'' of 1,700 h.p. and ``Pelican II'' of 4,600 h.p. Vessels exceeding 20,000 n.t. are assisted by two tugs, vessels exceeding 10,000 n.t. and/or LOA 167.64 m. are assisted by one tug. The use of tugs for smaller vessels is optional if bow thruster is serviceable.

7. BERTHS:

Berth                   

Length

Depth

LOA

Draft

Cargo

 

(m.)

(m.)

(m.)

(m.)

 

Deepwater Harbor:

 

 

 

 

 

1                            

152

9.75

 

 

Cruise, military, leisure

2            

183

11.00

 

 

Cruise, break bulk

3            

183

11.00

 

 

Containers, break bulk, cruise

4                            

184

11.00

 

 

Containers, cruise

5            

65

11.00

 

 

Containers

Breakwater       

522

11.50

 

 

Cruise

Sugar Berth       

307

9.75

 

 

Sugar, molasses, cruise

North Basin:

 

 

 

 

 

Shallow Draft   

156

6.80

 

 

Break bulk

ADM                    

183

9.75

 

 

Agribulk

Outer Harbor:

 

 

 

 

 

Esso Jetty          

70

16.70

244

11.6

Liquid bulk

Needham's Point

 

12.70

198

11.6

Liquid bulk

Black Rock

 

 

122

7.5

Liquid bulk

Spring Garden 

 

 

103

4.9

Liquid bulk


8. CRANES:
1×40 tonne gantry crane, 1×104 tonne mobile crane.

9. WASTE DISPOSAL: Garbage disposal bins of capacity 1.5 cu.m. and 6.0 cu.m. are available for receiving general ship waste; galley and engine room waste must be disposed of separately. Sewage reception facilities available with notice.

10. SLOPS DISPOSAL:  Tank trucks of capacity 23.84 cu.m. (6,300 US gallons) available with notice for handling oily waste. Hoses require 3 in. connection.

11. WATER: Available. Loading rate 20 cu.m./hr. per hose. Each berth has a loading point.

12. FUEL: Bunkers and lube oil available, service provided by Sol Petroleum. Contact Agent for further information.

13. CHANDLERY: Barbados Port Authority operates two tugs and one heavy-duty launch which may be used when requested by Agents for transporting stores and crews to vessels at anchor.

14. CONTACT: Barbados Port Inc, University Row, St Michael, Bridgetown, BB11142, Barbados. T: +1 246 434 6100. F: +1 246 429 5348. administrator@barbadosport.com www.barbadosport.com