Port Information


Notice # 11

Notice on Ship-to-Ship-operations (STS), SOHAR Port and Freezone (7th February, 2011)

SIPC announces that STS operations services are available for all vessels calling the port. STS-operations are executed by and under the supervision of the fender supplier.
The fender supplier is responsible for safe operations, proper mooring and supervision of operations via the mooring master. Referred costs are invoiced to the fender service supplier.
Vessels up to 45.000 GRT: USD 15000 per operation, including marine services and port dues.
Vessel over 45.000 GRT: USD 0, 35 per GRT per operation.
STS operations are subject to Harbour Master approval taking into consideration the weather, technical, operational and safety procedures.