|Name of the facility ||Muldwarka Port , Ambuja Cements Limited.|
|Location ||Muldwarka port and Cement Terminal, Muldwarka Village. |
District Junagadh, Gujarat-362720.|
Lat 20 45.40 N
Lon 70 40.00 E
|Type of Facility ||The Port consists of 2 captive Jetties of Ambuja Cements Ltd fitted with mechanized loading and unloading systems for handling Cement, Coal & Gypsum. |
|Type of Berthing: ||Pilot available on request, however, it is recommended that vessels use the services of the Pilot for berthing / unberthing at New Jetty. Loaded vessels with a draft of 9.50 m are berthed on rising tide 1 hour before High water and are berthed during daylight hours only. There is no night restriction for unberthing. The Pilot boards the vessels about 3 NM South West of the Breakwater. Two Tugs of 40 T Bollard Pull are available for berthing vessels at New Jetty. |
Monsoon restrictions are applicable to vessels calling the Port during the period 15th May to 15th September. During monsoon the LOA of a vessel is restricted to 180 m & draft to 8.50 m.
|Details about the industry supported : (if applicable)|| Supports own Cement Manufacturing Plant.|
|Types of Commodities handled||Import :Coal, Gypsum for own use.|
Export : Cement in Bulk ( Domestic & Foreign )
|Type of Vessel Built||(In case of Shipyard) : N.A |
|Rail and Road Network:||Rail Network not available.|
Direct road of 5 Km from Muldwarka to Kodinar Town.
Private Corridor of 11 Km laid by Ambuja Cements from Cement Plant to Port.
|Communication with Steamers||By email with Vessel’s agent for complying with arrival formalities.|
By VHF CH 15 during vessel’s stay in Port.
|Charts||Indian Hydrographic Chart No.206, 2055 and BA Chart No.1474|
|Anchorage||Available at 3 miles Southwest of breakwater.|
|Draft||(At the berthing structure, turning circle and channel): |
Draft At Old Jetty Structure :
Draft At New Jetty Structure :
Draft at Turning Circle :
Draft in Navigable Channel :
All above Drafts are at Chart Datum.
|Pilotage||Available 24 Hrs, throughout the year |
|Marine Features||HHW, MHHW, MLHW,MHLW,MLLW, MSL – in metres: N.A|
|Harbour Structure|| Consists of 2 jetties, namely, Old and New jetty.|
New jetty is 296m in length and 22m in width and is located about 300 m South of the Old Jetty. It consists of two berths namely Berth No.3 & Berth No. 4.
Berth No. 4 is 200 m length and equipped for import of bulk coal & bulk Gypsum and export bulk cement. Max draft is 9.5 m
Berth No. 3 is 96 m length and max draft is 8.5 m. The berth is for general purpose & used by Port Tugs for securing alongside.
Old jetty is a finger pier 300m in length with a berth space of 120 m and 4 m in width and having two berths either side namely Berth No.1 & Berth No. 2. This pier is designed for loading cement in bulk and is for the exclusive use of company owned captive vessels.
Max Draft is 4.5 m on either side.
|Navigational Aids||1.Two Sets of Leading Lights for entering the Port. Leading lights (White) mark the center
of the navigable channel. Leading lights (Red) mark the eastern limit of the channel.|
2.Break water head light – Flashing Red.
3.New Jetty Head (South) – Fixed Red.
4.Old Jetty Head (South) – Flashing Green.
|Mechanical facilities & Equipments:||New Jetty :|
1.Cement Loader, capacity – 1000TPH with a closed conveyor system on Berth 4.
2.Coal & Gypsum unloading facility with 4 Hoppers and closed conveyor system on Berth 4.
Old Jetty :
1.Cement Loader, capacity – 800TPH with a closed conveyor system for loading captive vessels at Berth 1 & Berth 2.
Other Equipment :
Hydra, Forklift, Pay loader, Bobcat, Excavator.
|Transit Shed & Godowns|| N.A |
|Future Plans of Development|| N.A |
|Contact Details ||Phone No. : +91 2795 221334 Muldwarka Port Control|
Phone No. : +91 2795 221513 Muldwarka ADM Office
Mobile No. : +91 8511198628 Port Captain, Muldwarka Port