Terminal Infrastructure

DP World Karachi is located at Port Muhammad Bin Qasim at a distance of 50kms from the Karachi City Center and is approximately 13km from the National Highway. Port Qasim encompasses a total area of 12,000 acres where in many industrial zones are operating. 80% of the automotive industry is located in and around Port Qasim. Being at a strategic location which is only 13km from the National highway, Port Qasim is well connected to major hinterland markets supporting 70% of the country exports.  The 14km long rail siding within the terminal comprises of 6 rail tracks that connect to the National railway grid.

DP World Karachi also operates an off dock facility in Karachi city called the NLC Container Terminal situated at Mai Kolachi. The total area of the facility is 10 acres and has a capacity to handle 4000 TEUs per month. With the NLC Container Terminal, QICT is the only terminal operator in Pakistan that has taken our services beyond the terminal gates into the customers logistics chain.


 

TERMINAL INFRASTRUCTURE SPECS

TERMINAL CAPACITY

Capacity

21,756 Teus

Reefer Points

1,000 reefer points extendable to 2,000 points.

Total Terminal Area

40 hectares

Yard Stacking Area

26.2 hectares

Trailer Parking

200

On site Rail tracks

5 tracks plus 1 escape track

 

EQUIPMENT

Quayside Cranes

6 x NOELL post panamax, single lift

 

3 x ZPMC super post panamax, twin lift

-          Outreach

44m and 56m

-          Backreach

15m and 18m

-          Rail Gauge

27m

-          Lifting Height Below Wharf

17m and 16m

-          Lifting Height Above Wharf

34m and 40m

-          Safe Working Load under Spreader

40mt and 60mt

-          Safe Working Load under Heavy Lift Beam

55mt and 80mt

 

 

Yardside Equipment

70 trailers

RTG's

27 Noell

Reachstackers

11 Fantuzzi and Kalmar

Empty Handlers

5 x Fantuzzi

Forklifts

1 x 5mt

 

BERTH AND WHARF

Berth Length

1327m  and 4 berths

Depth Alongside

13m and 16m

Height (ISLW to Top of Cope)

5..24m

Tidal Range

 

-          Spring

2.4m

-          Neaps

1.3m

-          Maximum

4.6m

Bollards

53

Fender

 

-          Main Fender

48

-          Intermediate Fender

Nos & (deflection, reaction force, energy absorption)

Swinging Basin

450m

LOA of vessel

Night Navigation

Alongside Draught 

310m

310m Vessels

12M at berths 5 to 7

Alongside Draught

Channel Length

13M at berths 8 & 9

23 nm

Channel Depth

16 M at CD

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