Gladstone (AUGLT)

Port Code AUGLT City Gladstone
Port Name Gladstone Country/Region Australia QLD
Category Port City Route AUSTRALIA
Nearby Main Port Inland Transport
Official Website Port Type Feeder Port

Introduction of Gladstone (AUGLT)



      Australia industrial port.Located at the southeast entrance of naros fjord near the Tropic of cancer on the east coast of the country, there are Chinese island and Faxin island outside to block the wind and waves, and ships enter the port from the southeast.In the rear, the north-south railway running parallel to the coast passes through, and the gas pipeline goes to dolston;Outside the port, the sea route is 314 nautical miles from Brisbane in the south, 34 nautical miles from Rockhampton in the north and 430 nautical miles from Townsville port in the northwest. The port area extends about 17 km northwest southeast along the southwest coast of the fjord. There are six wharves from the mouth to the inside. Smetel wharf is a "t" type wharf of Glaston aluminum smelter, with a wall length of 700 meters, a wharf length of 250 meters and a water depth of 15 meters,It can be used for ships above 60000 tons.South Reiters wharf is a special wharf for Queensland aluminum smelter. It is straight arm type. It can berth one ship from east to west. The low tide water depth is 12.8m. The East berth is used for aluminum export, and the West berth is used for bauxite import. The loading and unloading efficiency is 1200-2000 tons per hour.Balney point wharf is 205 meters long, trestle type, with water depth of 12.2 meters at low tide, coal unloading efficiency of 2000 tons per hour, and 400000 tons of storage yard on the wharf. It is one of the coal export terminals of the port.Auckland point wharf, with a total length of 578 meters, is the only quay Wharf in the port. It has three berths for coal, grain and product oil respectively, with a water depth of 9.8-12.28 meters. The coal berth yard is 300000 tons, and the loading efficiency is 1600 tons per hour;There are 48000 tons of granary behind the grain berth, and the loading efficiency is 400 tons per hour.Clinton coal terminal has a deep-water berth with a low tide water depth of 17.2 meters, which can reliably berth 120000 ton ships, with a storage yard of 1.8 million tons in the rear, with a coal efficiency of 4000 tons per hour.Klinkay wharf is specially used for Queensland cement plant, with a water depth of 10.4 meters, reliable berthing of 25000 DWT vessels, and an efficiency of 20 million dwt per small vessel.There are more than 10 berths in Hong Kong.

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Summary of AUGLT

Gladstone port (port code: AUGLT) is a large natural deep-water harbour in Australia with protected waters sheltered by harbour islands. It is situated approximately 160 kilometers north of Hervey Bay and 525 kilometers north of Brisbane.
The port handles approximately 74,000,000t of cargo. The principal imports include bauxite, LPG, liquid pitch, bunker oil, caustic soda, general cargo, containers, breakbulk, bunker oil, petroleum products, petroleum coke, liquid ammonia, copper slag, magnetite and cement gypsum. The main exports are coal, woodchip, alumina, aluminum, fly ash, cement, cement clinker, magnesia, calcite, cotton. seed, magnesite, general cargo, bunker coal, grain, containers, limestone, break bulk, cement gypsum, light fuel oil, ultra-low sulphury naphtha.
Each year over 1,300 vessels visit this port, among which about 48% are cargo vessels and around 18% are tankers. The maximum length of the vessels recorded to having entered this port is 300 meters. The maximum draught is 12.7 meters. The maximum deadweight is 210,036t.