Zaporozhye River Port

ADDRESS

Zaporozhye River Port
1-a, Leonova Str., Zaporozhye, 69006, Ukraine.
Zaporozhye River port. The scheme of the cargo area no. 1 The scheme of Zaporozhye River port

INTRODUCTION

Zaporozhye is the administrative center of Zaporozhye region. The city is located on the bank of Dnepr River, 310 km from the river mouth.

Population of Zaporozhye 769000 people.

Zaporozhye River Port was established in 1934. The first berths of Zaporozhye River Port were built on the left bank of the reservoir and, at present, it becomes the port’s main cargo handling area.

PORT REGULATIONS AND NAVIGATIONAL INFORMATION

Navigational Conditions

The period of navigation at Zaporozhye River Port usually lasts from March until November.

The port accommodates river-sea type vessels of maximum 180 m of length and 4 m of draft.

Pilotage in Zaprozhye Port is compulsory.

Tug assistance should be requested via the Port Operator by VHF. The port provides with tugs for mooring and unmooring operations.

Bunkering

The vessels entered Zaporozhye River Port can be bunkered with fresh water and gasoil.

Other Services

Zaporozhye River Port provides the following services:

  • loading and discharging of vessels; dunnage, lashing and unlashing of cargo in the vessel’s holds and decks; dry cleaning of holds after discharging of cargo;
  • transport service; warehouse cargo handling;
  • cargo transshipment from/into the vessel from/into other kinds of transport.

Zaporozhye Port provides:

  • collecting of bilge, sewage waters and dry garbage both while at berth or on roadstead;
  • roadstead tug service.

The port issues documents for cargo loaded or discharged.

In case of need the vessels can be provided with idle berths for waiting periods.

SPECIALIZATION

The port can handle up to 6 million t of various cargoes a year.

The main kinds of cargo handled are ore, coke, coal, scrap metal, fertilizer, clay, sand, ferroalloys, and bauxite.

There is the berth for passenger ships running on local lines.

Cargo Handling Rates at Zaporozhye River Port (t/day)
Cargo Loading Discharging
Gantry crane Floating crane Gantry crane Floating crane
Steel scrap 800 - -
Magnesite 3000 - -
Bauxite - 2000 -
Coal 3400 - -
Petroleum coke - 2300 -
Chrome ore - 1350 -
Packaged piece goods in big-bags 650 - -
Packaged unit cargo on pallets 400 - -
Sand 2000 2000 2000 2000
Crushed 2300 2300 2300 2300
Sodium silicate 1200 - - -

PORT FACILITIES

The territory of Zaporozhye River Port is 39.7 hectares.

The port has 13 berths with an overall length of 2787.7 m. Out of them:

  • 8 berths situated in the First cargo area (2100.0 m);
  • 2 berths in the Second cargo area (580.0 m);
  • 1 berths on Dneprorudny Pier (120.0 m);
  • 2 berths in Port Nikopol (199.8 m).

CARGO AREAS OF ZAPOROZHYE RIVER PORT

First Cargo Area

Zaporozhye Rive Port. Scheme of Cargo Area no. 1

First Cargo Area of Zaporozhye River Port has possibility of simultaneous adoption 10 dry cargo vessels by 3000.0 DWT each. Gross Area is 24.5 hectares. Cargo storage area - 63,329 m2, including:

  • open - 60429.0 m2
  • covered - 2900.0 m2

The Area is equipped with one 60 t truck scales and one 100 railway cars scales.

The length of the railways 5797.1 m, including abutting raylways of "Port Velikoe Zaporozhye" station.

The maximum number of raylway cars submitted to First Cargo Area - 124 units.

Carrying ability to handle wagons is 124 cars a day.

Zaporozhye River Port. Berths of First Cargo Area
Berth Specialization length (m) Depth (m)
1 Steel scrap, ferro-alloys 285.0 4.0
2 Auxiliary 72.0 4.0
3 Bauxites, rolled metal 415.0 4.0
4 Steel scrap, coal 260.1 4.0
Part of the 4-th berth Coal 68.0 4.0
5 Aluminum in ingots 185.5 4.0
6 Magnesite, clay, coal, chrome ore, steel coils 420.0 4.0
6-a Sand 96.4 3.5
6-b Sand 138.0 3.5
7 (1-st phase) Steel scrap 180.0 4.0
7 (1-nd phase) Auxiliary 90.0 4.0
Zaporozhye River Port. Cranes Technical Spesification of First Cargo Area
Name, type Quantity Lifting capacity (t.)
Kirovets 20, gantry 1 20
Kirovets 16, gantry 3 16
Albreht 10-32, gantry 2 10
Albatros, gantry 13 10
Kirovets 10, gantry 4 10
Ganz 5/6-30, gantry 2 5

Machinery of First Cargo Area

The area is equipped with:
  • Hydrosandloader 2 units
  • Small Machinery:
    • forklifts - 5 units;
    • stripping equipment - 4 units;
    • bulldozer - 4 units;
    • excavator - 1 unit.

Second Cargo Area

Zaporozhye Rive Port. Scheme of Cargo Area no. 2

Second Cargo Area of Zaporozhye River Port has possibility of simultaneous adoption 1 dry cargo vessels by 3000.0 DWT each. Total Area is 4.5 hectares. Cargo storage area - 18719 m2, including:

  • open - 18067.0 m2
  • covered - 652.0 m2

The Area is equipped with one 60 t truck scales and one 100 railway cars scales.

The length of the railways 1682.0 m, including abutting raylways of "Zaporozhye-1" station.

The maximum number of raylway cars submitted to First Cargo Area - 30 units.

Carrying ability to handle wagons is 50 cars a day.

Zaporozhye River Port. Berths of Second Cargo Area
Berth Specialization length (m) Depth (m)
High Speed Berth Sand 168.9 4.0
Tug Fleet Parking Berth Auxiliary 96.0 4.0
2 Sand 141.8 4.0
3 Container 60.8 3.5
Service berth Auxiliary 67.0 4.0
Defueling platform Fuel 42.0 3.5
BPU berth Fleet Service Station 258.0 3.5
Zaporozhye River Port. Cranes Technical Spesification of Second Cargo Area
Name, type Quantity Lifting capacity (t)
Kirovets 32, gantry 1 32
Kirovets 16, gantry 1 16
Albatros, gantry 1 10
Ganz 5/6-30, gantry 2 5

Machinery of Second Cargo Area

The area is equipped with the following small machinery:

  • forklifts - 1 unit;
  • bulldozer - 1 unit

Pier Dneprorudny

Pier Dneprorudny of Zaporozhye River Port specializes in transshepment of steel scrap, bulk commodities, which constitute the main range of building materials of local significance (sand, gravel).

The length of the peir 120 m. The number of berths - 1 unit. Maximum depth - 1.5 m. There is no raylway branch

Pier Dneprorudny is equipped with 1 gantry crane "Ganz 5/6-30" with lifting capacity up to 5 t.

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