Dredging of the Channel

Channel Entrance to the Port

dredgerCapital dredging of the port was performed from June 2010 to July 2011, which allows vessels up to 60.000 tons entering the port without any restricion.

Pilotage Is compulsory for all Beira bound vessels and advance notice of 24 hours is required.

The Port is a tide bound harbour with HW springs ranging from 6.2 to 7.4 meters.

Maintenance dredging is constantly done on the channel to ensure a smooth passage of vessels.