APM Terminals Pipavav has a capacity to handle 2 MMT of Liquid cargoes per annum. The port has a dedicated liquid bulk jetty and is equipped to handle petroleum products, chemicals, vegetable oils, bitumen and LPG cargo etc. The port has dedicated berth alongside draft of 12m, railway sidings for liquid cargos, pipeline connection to railway sidings from the tankages.
The Port has approximately 450,000 KL of operational tankage capacity for all classes of cargo [LPG, POL, Chemicals, Veg oil, Bitumen etc.] The tankages are operated by Tankage Terminals Operators. The Port has strategic tie ups with three companies namely Aegis Logistics, Gulf Petrochem and IMC Ltd. for import and export of liquid/gas commodities.
APM Terminals Pipavav is one of the few ports in India with an LPG rail siding within the port that can accommodate the placement of a full rake. A full rake carries approximately 1200 MT of LPG cargo which is equivalent to 66 Gas Tankers on the road, and is therefore a much safer and environment-friendly alternative. The LPG rake handling facility is established jointly with Aegis Logistics Ltd. The Port has provided a dedicated Dedicated Freight Corridor compliant rail line for quick and safe evacuation of LPG, thereby reducing dependency on road movement.
|Capacity||2 million MT/annum|
|Vessel LOA||190 m|
|Max. Permissible Draft||12 m|
|Storage Tank||121 Nos. with total capacity of 4,80,000 KL|