Vessels acceptance & discharge
Terminal Novaya Gavan is the northernmost part of the Ust-Luga Sea Port and the first terminal on the see channel to Ust-Luga, which is very favorable for the ship calls. Due to its unique location Ust-Luga has numerous advantages compare to St. PetersburgPort:
- Transit time between main European ports and Ust-Luga is shorter up to 2 days.
- Two-way traffic and no passenger vessels (Port of St. Petersburg has one-way traffic and passenger vessels have priority)
- Pilotage in Terminal Novaya Gavan is 9 miles (in Port of St. Petersburg - 25 miles)
Characteristics of Sea Channel:
- length is 150 m
- depth is 9.6 m
- basin turning circle is 280 m
Terminal Novaya Gavan is capable to receive Ro-Ro and general cargo 24-hours per day. Vessels and cargo are received by the team of specialists, which provides high speed of reception and unloading of the vessel with due regard to all international standards and safety requirements. All specialists is working in four shifts.
The Ro-Ro terminal area is 24 He that allow to store 10000 units of passenger vehicles at the same time. After unloading all vehicles are scanned by mobile terminals with consequent automatic data uploading in electronic database.
Russian Transport Lines (the exclusive logistics provider of Terminal Novaya Gavan) professionally provides the warehouse management and loading of up to 240 trucks per day.
The company is planning, to deepen the Sea channel up to 12.5 meters, to extend the basin turning circle up to 400 meters, and to construct the second berth with the length of 253 meters.