facilities

Ocean Terminals

Piers 23-24

Pier 24 is an excellent berth for working cargoes that require open space, such as steel, project cargoes and heavy-lift operations. It is equipped with a rail siding immediately adjacent to the pier to facilitate direct loading to ship. Adjacent to Pier 23, Cunard Centre, a renovated cargo shed, features 53,000 square feet of multi-purpose space. The primary use for the facility is cruise.

Facilities
LANDLORD Halifax Port Authority
P.O. Box 336
Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 2P6
Canada
Tel: (902) 426-8222
Fax: (902) 426-7335
Email: info@portofhalifax.ca
LOCATION Adjacent to Pier A
TERMINAL EQUIPMENT AND SERVICES Supplied by stevedoring contractors
Berth Specifications
BERTH 23 BERTH 24
LENGTH 213 m / 699 ft 142 m / 466 ft
DEPTH (MIN) 10.0 m / 33 ft 9.2 m / 30 ft
APRON WIDTH 6 m / 20 ft Open
OPEN AREA N/A 4,459 m2 / 47,996 ft2

Piers A and A1

Piers A and A1 offer deep-water berths, excellent truck and rail access, and a combination of covered storage as well as open area for the laydown of cargo. Ocean Terminals is specially equipped to handle a diversity of cargoes such as forest products and steel.

Facilities
LANDLORD Halifax Port Authority
P.O. Box 336
Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 2P6
Canada
Tel: (902) 426-8222
Fax: (902) 426-7335
Email: info@portofhalifax.ca
LOCATION South end of Halifax, adjacent to the South End Container Terminal
TERMINAL EQUIPMENT AND SERVICES Supplied by stevedoring contractors
STORAGE CAPACITY 18,648 m2 / 200,725 ft2 of covered area
CARGO CAPABILITIES Container, Ro/Ro, Breakbulk, Heavy-lift
INTERMODAL CONNECTIONS On-dock rail service
Truck and highway access
Berth Specifications
PIER A
BERTH 25 BERTH 26 BERTH 27 BERTH 28
LENGTH 171 m / 561 ft 210 m / 689 ft 210 m / 689 ft 171 m / 561 ft
DEPTH (MIN) 12.2 m / 40 ft 12.2 m / 40 ft 13.4 m / 44 ft 13.4 m / 44 ft
APRON WIDTH Restricted 5.5 m / 18 ft Open Restricted
SHED AREA N/A 8,729 m2 / 93,957 ft2 N/A N/A
OPEN AREA 4,960 m2 / 53,389 ft2 N/A 6,387 m2 / 68,750 ft2 4,170 m2 / 44,885 ft2
Berth Specifications
Pier A1
BERTH 30 BERTH 31 BERTH 33 BERTH 34
LENGTH 190.5 m / 625 ft 190.5 m / 625 ft 190.5 m / 625 ft 190.5 m / 625 ft
DEPTH (MIN) 13.1 m / 43 ft (outer 130 m / 425 ft)
8.5 m / 28 ft (inner 61 m / 200 ft)
14.0 m / 46 ft 13.1 m / 43 ft 9.1 m / 30 ft
APRON WIDTH Open Open 6 m / 20 ft 6 m / 20 ft
SHED AREA N/A N/A 5,881 m2 / 63,303 ft2 4,038 m2 /43,465 ft2
OPEN AREA 8,419 m2 / 90,621 ft2 8,419 m2 / 90,621 ft2 N/A 1,858 m2 / 20,000 ft2