Performance of Design Work for Reconstruction of the Berths Nos 1-4 and Dredging of the Water Area, Approach Channel for Development of the Coal Handling Terminal in the Port of Visotsk

General Customer:FGUP Rosmorport
Customer:OAO Building Office-919
Performance time:2008-2009


In accordance with Stringent Regulations the Port of Visotsk receives and accommodates vessels not exceeding the following dimensions:

- length 195m;

- draft 9.3m.

After reconstruction of the Berths Nos 1-4, moles heads in the harbor waters and dredging of water area and Approach Channel, the Commercial Sea Port of Visotsk can receive the bulk carriers of:

- length 178m;

- breadth 28m;

- draft 10.5m.

Design seabed level in the Channel straight and adjacent berth water area will be of 12.7 m. The Channel width is 105 m (in the moles heads area is 133.5 m).    

The reconstruction of the Approach Channel and adjacent water area is carried out as a whole and includes the reconstruction of navigation aids.  

According to simulation data the design dimensions of the Approach Channel  and adjacent water area of the berths Nos 1-4  allow to receive, with certain wind limits and provided tug service, target bulk carriers with the following dimensions:    

- length 199.95 m;

- breadth 32.2m.