Khanom, Nakorn Si Thammarat (Sumpun Mining Wharf).
Local pilot will board at anchorage and will give berthing advice.
Lat. 09 12 N, Long. 99 54 E.
New jetty: 25,000 DWT
Draft: 9.0 - 9.5m
Old jetty: 15,000 DWT
1 tug available and small boat assist with running lines.
New jetty: vessel is moored to 8 buoys (4 forward and 4 aft) and
is kept 3m off the jetty. Vessel is to be equipped with 8 lines
of at least 280m length each.
One belt conveyor for loading gypsum in bulk, rate 500-550 MT
per hour basis bulk vessel.
Good cooperation required with foreman as vessel has to shift
3 or 4 times for each hatch.
By small bulldozer, weight 4,000 kg.