PQA Notice To Mariners No .55/2008 (Applicable From 16th Oct.06  to 15th May.09)
Maximum permissible Draught/Dimensions for ships calling at port Muhammed Bin Qasim. 
During the period from 16th Oct. to 15th May 09  are as under:
Berth/Terminal
Permissible Draught
Loa (M)
Beam (M)

MW Berth no.1

 8.5

185.0

30.0

MW Berth no.2
10.0
185.0
30.0
 MW Berth no.3 
10.0
225.0
33.0
MW Berth no.4
10.5
225.0
33.0
QICT  Berth  5/6 11.0 305.0 41.0
                      Berth.   7

11.5

305.0

41.0

ENGRO VOPAK

9.5
225.0
33.0
FOTCO 
11.0
245.0
41.0

IOCB

11.0

230.0

40.0

PROGAS
6.0

163.0

20.0
   General Notes
  • The above draught/dimensions are subject to availability of sufficient tide height at the time of passage, berthing of vessel and favorable wind and weather condition.
  • The above draught/dimensions are subject to change in case of any abnormal siltation etc.
  • Berthing of ships at risk cost of the owner / agent.
  • Ships are to commence loading/discharging immediately after berthing.
  • Ships on arrival at outer anchorage are to communicate correct draught / dimensions.
  • Ship in violations of above draught / dimensions shall not be accepted berthing under any circumstances.
  • PQA notice to mariners no.54/ 2008  stands cancelled.
  • Deeper draught vessels at IOCB, QICT and FOTCO will be handled by taking  benefit of  tide of at approach channel.
  • In case of any mis-declaration / concealment of draught / dimensions by the Master , Owner , Agent etc. will be construed as violation to the above notice to mariners and liable for imposition of penalty as per port rules.
  • The Draughts & dimensions for marginal wharf and other terminals will be revised, If necessary dredging is carried out during the period.
  • The increase in draught at dimensions at QICT berth No. 7 is on trial basis.

                                                                                                   (Capt. Gul Aleem Khan)

                                                                                                            Dy. Conservator

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