Alexandria shipyard has two – inclined berths for building large ships:-
- (Northern berth) is capable of building general cargo vessels up to 20000 (T.D.W) and tankers & bulk carriers up to 35000 (TDW) with annual capacity of 60000 (TDW).
- (Southern berth) is possible to build all types of vessels up to 57000 (TDW) with annual capacity 171000 (TDW).
- The block assembly area adjacent to N. berth with total area (6800 m2) and the berth itself are served by Gantry crane with capacity 300 Tons.
- For building small ships (ASY) which is about 35800 (m2) already dismantled the old mechanical slipway with lifting capacity600 tons and replaced it according to its up grading project by new boat lift with a lifting capacity 800 tons, portal cranes 15 tons. The whole project was completed with all required facilities by the first half of 2015 year.
|Northen Berth||180 m||28 m|| 20000 (T) cargo
35000 (T) Tankers
|inclined|| 300 Tons Gantry crane(qty1)
25 tons portal crane (qty 2 )
|Southern Berth||220 m||38 m||57000(T)||inclined||90 Tons Portal cranes (qty3)|