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İSKENDERUN PORT ENTERPRISE

 

Operator of the Port

General Directorate of Turkish State Railways (TCDD)

Adress

TCDD Liman İşletmesi Müdürlüğü İskenderun - TURKEY

Phone

90-326-614 00 44

Fax

90-326-613 24 24

Telex

32424 LIMAN TR

E-Mail

iskenderunliman@tcdd.gov.tr

Locations

 

Latitude
Longitude

36° 38' 00" N
36° 10' 00" E

Working Hours

 

Administrative 

08:30 - 17:30

 

Operational

3 shifts, 24 hours a day
 

Port manager
 

90-326-614 00 47

Assistant Manager
 

90-326-613 31 94

PROCESS OF PRIVATIZATION

Tender Announcement was published from 11 July 2005 and the tender was completed in September 9, 2005. However, according to the Court decision the tender is revoked by the decision of the Privatization High Council of numbered 2007/09 and dated February 6, 2007. Privatization studies are ongoing.

Specifications of Port of İskenderun

GEOGRAPHICAL POSITION Port of İskenderun is located in the north eastern part of Mediterranean Sea. The port serves to South and South East Anatolia Region, as well as the transit traffic to the Middle East Countries. Thus, port of İskenderun is an important transit port. The port has a breakwater of 1400m. long which avoids the port from the north and south winds. The depth is 12m. at the entrance of the port. Port of İskenderun, which is a general purposed port, has connections to both rail and highway networks and serving customers to handle bulk, general cargos and Ro-Ro’s.

PILOTAGE/TOWAGE SERVICES The ships enter into or exit from the Port of İskenderun are obliged to take compulsory pilotage service. The ships up to 2000 GRT are not obliged to take towage service. Pilotage and towage services are provided by Port Authority for 24 hours.

SEA CRAFTS There exist 1 floating crane with a capacity of 90 tons, 1 pilotage boat, 4 tugboats, 2 towage boats and 1 service boat in the port.

EQUIPMENT FOR CARGO HANDLING There exist 1 full container forklift with a capacity of 42 tons, 1 empty container forklift with a capacity of 10 tons, 17 quay cranes with capacity of 3-35 tons, 8 mobile cranes with capacity of 5-25 tons, 2 crawler cranes, 8 standart forklifts and 13 small masted forklifts, 5 palleted cranes, and 3 loaders in the port. There is also a stocking area for containerized cargo.

BULK CARGO There exist a concrete silo owned by TMO (Turkish Grain Board) with a capacity of 60.000 tons and a conveyor system connection with the quay. The Port has also an ore conveyor operating at a rate of 350 tons per hour for loading and 250 tons per hour for unloading.
 

Republic Of Turkey Prime Ministry Privatization Administration 2010