Major Coal and Ore Ports. 4th Edition

By: SS&Y Research Services)

Price: $60.00

Quantity: 1 available

(SS&Y Research Services). Major Coal and Ore Ports. 4th Edition. London : SS&Y Research Services Ltd., (1995). Pp (32),1-396,(8). Illustrated. Maps. Index. Large 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to front board and spine. Includes 13 Canadian ports : Belledune (northern New Brunswick); Canso Anchorage( Nova Scotia); Contrecoeur (Québec); Point Noire (Québec); Port Cartier ( Québec); Prince Rupert (British Columbia); Quebec City (Québec); Sept-Iles Dock No. 2 (Québec), Sept Iles, La Relance (Québec); Sydney, Devco Coal Pier (Cape Breton, Nova Scotia); Texada Island (British Columbia); Vancouver, Neptune Terminal (British Columbia), and Vancouver, Roberts Bank (British Columbia). A sample entry : Sydney, Nova Scotia, Devo Coal Pier Latitude 46°9'N Longitude 60° 12'W Located on Cape Breton Island at the entrance to th e St. Lawrence / Great Lakes system. Operators DEVCO. Working Hours 24 hours per day, 7 days per week - 3 shifts. Stockpile Capacity 5,000 mt on pier,8,000 mt in rail cars and 1 million mt at LBC (6 km from pier via rail). A nnual Throughput Capacity 3 million mt 1882 - 1.9 million mt coal (record) 1883 - 1.0 million mt coal. Dimensions Berth length 180m, Depth 15.0m. Channel depth at lowest normal tide 11.58m. Rise of tide 0.91m to m1.52m. Vessel restrictions LOA 275m. Beam 35m. Draft 11.3m SW . Draft does increase during high tide and vessels usually wait for the tide to sail. Maximum heightfrom water-line to top of hatch coaming 18.3m. About 100,000 dwt. Largest vessel to date 'Baia de Arama', 64,680 dwt, LOA 254m. Facilities Radial, self trimming ship-loader. Design loading rate 3.000 mt/hour. Average loadingrate 2,000 mt/hour. Average daily loading rate 25,000 mt - April 1 to Dece mber 31. Average daily loading rate 10,000 mt - January 1 to March 31. Outreach from fender 15m. Approximate Port Costs 30,000 dwt - C$ 17,000 45,000 dwt - C$ 25,500 65,000 dwt - C$ 33,350. Remarks Proposed to dredge channel to more than 14.0m. Very good. 60.00

Title: Major Coal and Ore Ports. 4th Edition

Author Name: SS&Y Research Services)

Categories: 83,

Publisher: SS&Y Research Services Ltd., London, 1995,:

Seller ID: 110061