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Don Diego Terminal and Sansouci Terminal

      • Location: Latitude 18 ° 27 ‘6 N Longitude 069 º 53.1W
      • Time zone: GMT (-4)
      • Weather: mostly sunny, with slightly tropical nighttime temperatures.
      • Prevailing wind conditions:
        September – April: N-NE
        May – August: E-SE
      • Average annual temperature: 28° C to 30° C (82.4° F to 86° F)
      • Terminal height above water: 6.8’ to 7.3’
      • Tidal range: 1’.8
      • Pilotage: compulsory (contact channel 16 -12)
      • Tugboats: available (hired through the agency)
      • Input channel minimum depth: 33’.13
      • Input channel amplitude: 394’
      • Range lights: 047º.5
      • Berth minimum depth: 33’
      • Diameter of berth: 1,312 ft.
      • Type of bottom: mud
      • Density of water: 1.008 gr/cm3
      • Fresh water service: yes (directly from the terminal, via pipes)
      • Fuel service: yes (on request, via truck)
      • Sludge service: yes (on request, via truck)
      • Residual water services: yes (on request, via truck)
      • Crane service: yes (on request)
      • Solid waste service: yes (on request, not mandatory)

Sansouci Terminal Information

      • Location: Latitude 18º 28’.2N      Longitude 069º 52’.6W
      • Total Longitude: 820’
      • Dock surface: concrete
      • Footbridges:
      • Berthing area: 866’ (46’ of 32’.8 available depth in the south end of the terminal, marked by a lighted buoy and painted numbers)
      • Continuous minimum depth: 33’
      • Defense: 5’ width and 8’ height foam padding
      • Bitts: capacity of 100 tons on average, spacing near 88.5’, one to the North and the other one to the South of the terminal, with 150 tons each.

Don Diego Terminal Information

      • Location: Latitude 18º 28’.5N                  Longitude 069º 52’.9W
      • Total Longitude: 1300’
      • Dock surface: concreteand asphalt
      • Footbridges: N/A
      • Berthing area: 1300’
      • Continuous minimum depth: 27’
      • Defense: 7’ height defense panel
      • Bitt: 75 tons, 40’ spacing

Anchorage Information

      • Pilotage: pilot should be required for anchorage
      • Location: Latitude 18º 27’.2N      Longitude 069º 53’.1W
      • Minimum depth: 50’
      • Winds: E-SE  y  N-NE (5-15 knots) depending on the season
      • Bottom: sand and rock
      • Actual: E-SE 2 knots
      • Boarding area, distance from the port to the center: 1 mile.

For more information, contact: operaciones@sansouci.com.do