Gwadar Port Authority

Gwadar deep sea port is the one of the great moment of Pak-China friendship. Wu Bangguo, Chinese vice-premier laid the foundation of the port in March 2002.

Mission Statement

  • To caters for Bulk Cargo, General Cargo, RORO Ships, containers.
  • To facilitate industrial and economic development, and trade regional, nationally and locally.
  • To remain aligned with the expectation of national and international customers and stakeholders.
  • In doing so, the development of both Gwadar Port and Gwadar City will provide important contributions to socio-economical development of Gwadar and the province of Balochistan.

Current Port Infrastructure

  • 3 multipurpose berths each of 200 metres long
  • One 100 metres service berth
  • One  Roll-on/roll-off facilty
  • 4.7 Km (3 miles) long approach channel dredged to 14.4 metres (47 feet) at outer channel, 13.8 (45 feet) at inner channel/ turning basin and  14.5 metres (47.5 feet) depth alongside the berth.
  • Outer Channel is 206 metres (675 feet) and width of inner channel is 155 metre (508 feet).
  • Turning Basin 595 metres (1952 feet) in diameter.

Current Port Facilities

  • Port Area ————————————————-64,000    square metres (16    acres)
  • Area for Container Stacking————————-48,278    square metres ( 12    acres)
  • Reef Cargo space—————————————367        square metres ( 0.09 acres) 400 points
  • Stacking area for Empty container—————–6,785     square metres (1.67 acres)
  • Transit Shed———————————————-3750      square metres (1 acre approx.)
  • Storage yard———————————————28,669   square metres ( 7 acres approx.)
  • Storage area for Hazardous cargo—————-1,800     square metres (0.44 acre)
  • Control tower (foot print only)———————1,536     square metres(0.37 acre)
  • Generator building————————————-593        square metres (0.14 acre)
  • General Maintenance workshop——————-1,440     square metres (0.35 acre)
  • Vehicles Servicing Garage—————————450        square metres (0.11 acre)
  • Security building —————————————65          square metres
  • Mosque —————————————————3,24       square metres
  • Operations offce and canteen per floor———1,742    square metres
  • Lorry car park——————————————–1,125       square metres
  • Area for future development———————–118,575 square metres (29.30 acres approx.)
  • Oil recovery system————————————1 complete set
  • Common offices for G.P.A. customers  immigration several floors, per floor area is 4,144 square metres

Communication

  • VHF/DSC including INMARSAT-B           Complete system
  • Current Port Equipments
  • Crafts and Vessels
  • Two Tug Boats (each of 2400 Horse Power)
  • One Survery Boat
  • One Working Boat
  • One Mooring Boat
  • Two Pilot Boats

Cranes and Yard Equipments

  • Five Rails mounted Cranes
  •          I.2×40 tons 40 metres
  •          II.2×16 tons 33 metres
  •          III.2×10 tons 33 metres cranes
  • Two  40 tons RTGS
  • Two 10 tons mobile cranes
  • Refrigeration Container Sockets 400 in numbers.
  • Power House Main Generator (1.5 MW each)  03 in Numbers
  • Power House Emergency Generator (116 KW)
  • Twelve Fork lift trucks with rated lifting capacity 5 tons.
  • Two Containers Reach stackers, capacity of 40 tons
  • Six Containers trackors, capacity of 100 KN.
  • Four container semi-trailers, carring on 40 feet container ro two 20 feet containers.
  • Four hundered and twenty five (425) t flat trucks
  • Four hundered and ten (410)  t flat trucks
  • Eight hoppes, 6×6 metres
  • Eight mobile baggine plants, capacity of 50 tonnes per hour
  • Twelve Fork lift trucks, capacity of 5 tonnes
  • Two Weighing bridges, Capacity of 80 tonnes
  • Two Fire Tender
  • One Sweeping Vehicle
  • One Garbage Truck
  • Oil Tanker

Desalination Plant

A desalination plant of capacity 100,000 gallons per day has been installed at Gwadar port to supply drinking water to ships calling Gwadar Port.

Contact Information

Head Office

Gwadar Port Authority

Pak-China Friendship Avenue, Gwadar, Balochistan

Telephone: (0092)86-9200408

Fax:  (0092)86-9200405

Email: info@gwadarport.gov.pk

Gwadar Port Cell Ministry of Port Shipping

3rd Floor Shaheed-e-Millat Secrtrait Islamabad

Telephone: (0092)51-9209993

Fax: (0092)51-9244226

Email: gpacellibd@gmail.com

Gwadar Port Authority Nucleus Office

6 Sunny side, Civil Lines, Karachi

Telephone: (0092)21-99332801

(0092)21-99332802

Fax: (0092)21- 36450400

Email: khigpa@gmail.com