Pathein

Services

According to the organization of Port of Pathein, Myanma Port Authority, the services are as follow:

•    The vessels calling at the port to anchor, berth, moore  at the jetties, buoys and anchorages
•    Measuring and defining the routes, placing the buoys and marking the route so that the vessels can enter and exit from the mouth of the sea to the port.
•     Arranging the pilots for coming and leaving from the mouth of the sea to the ports.
•     Renovation and repair for the strength of the jetties and bridges.
•    Collecting the port dues in accordance with the published procedures, terms and conditions.
•     Performing as the freight forwarder for the foreign vessels in accordance with the PFSO and PFSP.
•     Arrangements for the civil engineers, mechanic engineers, pilotages, accounts and human resources works needed for the port.
•     Preparing the terminal facilities.
•     Undertaking the tasks given by the Ministry.
•     Obeying the instructions of the respective Authority and participating in the development of the respective area.

 

Capacities of Port of Pathein

Name of Jetty

 Myitta Oo Jetty

Length

 120 feet

Width

 20 feet

 Depth

 45 feet

 

 Name of Jetty

 Garden  Jetty       

 Length

 63 feet

 Width    

 16 feet

 Depth

 20 feet

 

 Name of Jetty

 U Lu  Jetty       

 Length

 63 feet

 Width    

 16 feet

 Depth

   9 feet

 

 Name of Jetty

 Satekan Jetty       

 Length

 120 feet

 Width    

   20 feet

 Depth

   45 feet

 

 Name of Jetty

 Zaye Chaung Jetty       

 Length

 120 feet

 Width    

   20 feet

 Depth

   30 feet

 

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 Name of Jetty

 Myae Nu Jetty       

 Length

63 feet

 Width    

16 feet

 Depth

18 feet

 

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 Name of Jetty

 Polan Jetty       

 Length

120 feet

 Width    

  20 feet

 Depth

  15 feet

 

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 Name of Jetty

 Ohmmardarni Jetty       

 Length

63 feet

 Width    

16 feet

 Depth

20 feet

 

 

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 Name of Jetty

 Wae dout Jetty       

 Length

360 feet

 Width    

  36 feet

 Depth

  22 feet

 

 

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 Name of Jetty

 No(1) Jetty       

 Length

120 feet

 Width    

  20 feet

 Depth

  22 feet

 

Anchorages

At the port of Pathein, Pimmawadi Anchorage, water depth 23 feet and NgaPuTaw Anchorage, water depth 40 feet as the anchorages and as the space for the pilot, the anchorage at north Latitude 16  ံ03' and east Longitude 94  ံ24. 9'. The water depth is 30 feet.

 

The LOA and Draft of the vessels to enter and exit to the port

From the mouth of the sea to Pimmawady, the vessels of 470 feet LOA and 7 M Draft, from Pimmawady to the Port of Pathein, the vessels of 470 feet LOA and 4.5 M Draft can call at the port.

The Vessels

  •    C – 67 vessels
  •   Pyin Salu buoys
  •   Aung Pin Lal 2 boat
  •   Buoys 

The capacity of cargo handling within one working hour

At the Port of Pathein, the union of worker was organized on 01 Jan, 2004 by 12 workers per union and there are 16 unions altogether. The working capacity of each union is as follow:

 Rice and related products (15) tons 

(15) tons

Cement          

(10) tons

 Wood

(5) tons 

 General cargo  

(10) tons

 

Light Houses

In the light houses at Ayeyarwaddy Region, there are three light houses with guard and two light houses without guard.

 

  •  Pathein light house

Pathein light house is situated at north Latitude 15 42' and east Longitude 94 12' 1" and built in the year 1865 and 160 feet above the sea level. The light bright 10 sec per time. The power of the lens is 1550 and can see from the distance of 13 miles. There are seven guards at the light house.

 

  •  Chaung Gyi Light House

Chaung Gyi Light House  situated near Chaung Gyi village near Maubin and built in the year 1991. It is located at the 10 feet above the sea level and always lighting with battery. There is one guard at the light house and can see from one mile distance.

 

  •  Pyi Taw Thar Light House

Pyi Daw Thar Light House  situated at the Pyi Daw Thar village near Maubin and built in the year 1991. It is located at the 10 feet above the sea level and always lighting with battery. There is one guard and can see from one mile distance.

 

  • Thamee Hla Light House

Thamee Hla Light House is situated at north Latitude 15 51' 9" and east Longitude 64 16' 9" and built in the year 1946 and 80 feet above the sea level. The light bright 10 sec per time. The power of lens is 600 and can see from the distance of 12 miles .Guard using light house and there is no guard.

 

  • Thuria Light Boat

Thuria Light Boat situated at north Latitude 15 23' 0" and east Longitude 95 19' 0". That light boat is built in the year 1995. It is located at 32 feet above the sea level. The light bright 10 sec per time and the power of the lens is 1550. It can be seen from one mile distance. Gas using light house and there is no guard.

Loading the cargo at Pimmawady

The water depth of Port of Pathein is 4.5 meter and 7 meter at Pimmawady. So, the capacity of lading cargo is increased at Pimmawady port.