Charlestown(Nevis) (KNCHA)

Port Code KNCHA City Charlestown
Port Name Charlestown(Nevis) Country/Region Saint Kitts and Nevis
Category Port City Route CENTRAL AMERICA
Nearby Main Port Inland Transport
Official Website Port Type Feeder Port

Introduction of Charlestown(Nevis) (KNCHA)



      A port on the west coast of Saint Kitts and Nevis in the Eastern Caribbean islands.The maximum draft is 8.53 meters.The loading density of water is 1025.The tidal range is about 0.61m.East wind prevails.There is no pilotage service, communication via radio Barbados, call sign "8po".The sea surface of the open anchorage on the west side of the island is often calm.The documents required for the entry of the vessel are shown in bastell port.Port service facilities are: fuel, boats, medical, fresh water, repatriation.No ship repair, dry dock, towing and sewage disposal.The ship anchored at an anchorage of 10.07 meters deep and worked on a barge of 6 to 15 tons.The new wharf is 117.65 meters long.It is 9.14 meters wide and can provide 2 tons of mobile crane.

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Summary of KNCHA

Charlestown Port (port code: KNCHA) is a medium-sized port in Saint Kitts and Nevis. It is situated on the west coast of Nevis.
At the port vessels anchor in 10.0 meters and load and discharge using lighters of 6-15t. The water depth at the cargo pier is from 7.1 to 9.1 meters (26 - 30 feet).
The types of vessels regularly calling at this port are passenger vessels, accounting for around 67%, and sailing vessels, taking up about 33%. The maximum length of the vessels recorded to having entered this port is 122 meters. The maximum draught is 5.4 meters. The maximum deadweight is 8,200t.