Capacity and Location
Besides taking place among the country’s most important ports due to its location, the Port of Bandırma is capable of handling all types of cargoes in combined transportation owing to its connection to the national railway.
At the port’s 20 docks with a total length of 2,973 meters and with depths ranging from 6 to 11.50 meters, the facility handles bulk cargo, breakbulk cargo, containers, liquid cargo and Ro-Ro vessels. Loading and unloading services are carried out by high-technology mobile cranes, excavators and conveyor system.
The port has two breakwaters, one with a length of 1,000 meters and the other 500 meters, with a clearing of 225 meters in between.
The pilotage, towage and mooring services, the provision of which is mandatory under the Port Operations Regulations, are provided at the Port of Bandırma by two tugboats, a pilot boat and a mooring boat, all of which are commanded by experienced, well-trained and licensed pilots.
The Port of Bandırma boasts the capability to meet the needs of all types of cargoes with 2 REGGIANE MHC 200, 1 GOTTWALD HMK 170, 1 SENNEBOGEN 880 EQ, 1 SENNEBOGEN 870 SPECIAL, 2 SENNEBOGEN 835R SPECIAL, 2 SENNEBOGEN 835M SPECIAL, 1 HYSTER Block Marble loader with capacity 32 tons, five forklifts with capacities of 3-42 tons, two stackers with carrying capacities of 45 tons, one side lifter with a capacity of 8 tons, three mini-loaders, two loaders and other equipment.
|Latitude||40° 21′ 45″ N|
|Longitude||27° 57′ 50″ E|
|Time Zone||GMT + 2|
|International Port Code||TR BDM|
|Admiralty Chart Number||1006|
|Total Port Area (m²)||268.348|
|Total Storage Area (m²)||215.569|
|Customs Area (m²)||268.348|
|Equipment Parking Area (m²)||1500|
|Container Freight Station CFS (m²)||8.000|
|Total Dock Length (m)||2.973|
|Liquid Bulk (tons/year)||1.000.000|
|Bulk / Open Area (tons)||165.000|
|Bulk / Closed Area (tons)||35.000|
|Vessel Acceptance Capacity|
|Dry Bulk (vessel/year)||3.240|
|Liquid Bulk (vessel/year)||216|
|General Cargo (vessel/year)||216|
|Passenger Ships (vessel/year)||0|
|Containers (loading/unloading) (TEU)||348|
|Bulk (unloading) (tons)||4.000|
|Bulk (loading) (tons)||4.000|
|General Cargo (unloading) (tons)||2.350|
|General Cargo (loading) (tons)||1.800|
|Dock/Pier Number||Length (m)||Depth (m)|
|2 – 3||284||10|
|4 – 5||324||10|
|7 – 8||379||11,50 – 10,00|