Bangkok Shipowners and Agent Association

Bangkok Shipowners and Agents Association
To promote charity and assist in public welfare.
Phuket Port PDF Print E-mail

Phuket Port

COMPANY

CHAOPHAYA TERMINAL INTERNATIONAL CO.,LTD.

BANGKOK OFFICE

208 Building 8th Floor, Wireless Road, Lumpini,

 

 

 

 

Patumwan, Bangkok 10330

 

 

 

 

Tel: 651-5615-44   Fax: 651-5647

 

 

 

 

PHUKET OFFICE

 

Aumakam, Tambol Wichit, Amphoe Muang, Phuket 83000

 

 

 

 

 

Tel: (076) 391-171, 391-172, 391-160   Fax: (076) 391-157

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

LOCATION

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 The Port of Phuket is located in the Western Seaboard of Thailand on the Andaman Sea at 07 49'.0 N. 98  24'.30 E.

Access of Vessels

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1.  Access for vessels entering or leaving the port is via a 120 m wide channel dredged to  -6.8 m C.D. and some 1.5 km in length.

2.  There is a 360 m turning circle to the north of the quay.

 

 

 

3.  The tidal range on Springs is 2.7 m.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

THE QUAY AND PORT AREA

 

 

 

 

 

1.  The Port area amounts to some 26 hectares.

 

 

 

 

2.  The quay is 360 m long with a 30 m wide apron.

 

 

 

 

3.  The quay wall is of blockwork construction.

 

 

 

 

4.  There is a minimum depth of water of 10 m alongside the quay.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

INLAND TRANSPORT LINKS

 

 

 

 

 

1.   Access to the port would be via Highway 4023 to Phuket Town.

 

 

 

 2.   Entrance to the port facilities via the gate house building at the junction of the port road and Highway 4023.

 

PHUKET PORT FAPCILITIES

Total Area

(Hectares)

26

Ship Berths

2

Barge Berths

4

Total Berth Length

(m.)

360

Maximum Vessel LOA (M.)

210

Maximum Vessel DRAFT (M.)

8.5

Forklifts (3 - 3.5 tons)

8

Forklifts (25 tons)

1

Tow Tractors (40 tons)

4

Tow Tractors (10 tons)

1

Tow Tractors (5 tons)

2

Drawbar Trailers (40 tons)

4

Drawbar Trailers (10 tons)

3

Drawbar Trailers (5 tons)

6

Harbour Tugs (1,600 H.P.)

1

Haebor Launches

1

Pilot Boat

1

Front Load

1

Annual Cargo Through Put Capacity:

 

Container Berth (TEU)

32,000

Conventional Cargo Berth: (Tons)

420,000

Container and Break Bulk

 

Cargo Stacking Area:

(sq.m.)

15,700

Transit Shed:

(sq.m.)

3,600

Latex Storage Tank

(Tons)

8,000

Water Supply Capacity per Hour  (Tons)

35

 
 

Source:   THAILAND SHIPPING HANDBOOK 2000