The port has two floating docks – one operated by the TNPA with an overall length of 109m, a width of 23.34m and a displaced lifting capacity of 4,500 tons, serviced by two 5-ton capacity cranes. The second floating dock, known as Eldock, is the only privately owned one in South Africa. Eldock has a length of 155m, a width of 23.5m, and a lifting capacity of 8,500 tons. Bayhead has two general repair quays in addition to several privately operated and fully equipped repair quays.
Bunkers: The port offers bunker facilities as follows: Fuel and gas oil at Island View, New Pier 1 and Pier 2 (container terminal) berths. Gas oil at Island View berths 4,5,6,7 and 8. Two bunkering companies – Smit Amandla and KZN Bunkering – provide bunker barging services, but no bunkers are served outside the port.
There is an anchorage outside the port for vessels waiting for berthing or for orders.
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