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Port - Sikka Potty

To cater to the international market, we have our captive all weather working port- Sikka Jetty under Bedi Group of Ports situated at Sikka, Gujarat, West Coast of India at a distance of about 1.70 Kms from our plant. The jetty at Sikka offers excellent tranquility conditions for safe and low cost vessel’s operations at anchorage with no waiting period where available draughts ranging from 9 meters to 25 meters. The load / discharge rate, which is available from / to Wharf Operation.

COMMODITY LOAD / DISCHARGE RATE
Cement (bagged) 1500 MT PWWD
Clinker (in bulk) 8000 MT PWWD
Coal (in bulk) 8000 MT PWWD

The wharf is a shallow depth wharf of 135 M long operative at high water conditions. An approach road of 846 meters long connects the Wharf to the shore. During high tide, water draught ranging from 3.5 meters to 4.2 meters are available at the wharf operation.

The loading and unloading operations take place through lighterage operations by barges, where the mother vessels are anchored at a distance of 3.5 to 6 Kms depending on the available draught of the vessel.

Lighted buoys for safe navigation mark the channel in the Gulf of Kutch. Safe anchorage with 12 Meter of water is available at a distance of 5.5 Kms from the port / wharf site for anchoring 3000-35000 DWT vessels and for 20-25 meters of water is available at a distance of 10 Kms from the port site for anchoring 100000 DWT vessels.

Facilities available

Stock yard

SDCC owned Stock yard having capacity to store 2 lac MT Cargo

Distance from Wharf Approx. To stock

1.5 Kms Yard

Weighment

SDCC owned Weigh Bridge (2 Nos) in the Stock yard itself.

Transport facility

Trucks – sufficient number of trucks are available with Stevedores and local transporters at Sikka.

Railway – SDCC has its private Railway siding in its premises. Rly station – Sikka (under Western Railway).

Security

Security Agencies are available

Other facilities

Water sprinkling and fire fighting equipments are available.

Govt Agencies

Customs, Port, Bank and Post office etc are availablein the Company premises itself.