Krishnapatnam Port Becomes Deepest Draft Port in India

Krishnapatnam Port in its quest to be the best port in India has increased its draft to 18 meters.

With this measure, the Krishnapatnam Port now has become the deepest draft port in India.

Krishnapatnam Port Container Terminal has now handled in excess of 24,000 TEU.

The port has 3 cutter suction dredgers and 3 trailer suction dredgers that are continuously working round‐the‐clock undertaking capital and maintenance dredging.

The port also offers high load and discharge rates that are best in the country leading to faster turnaround of vessels. This has been made possible due to its state‐of‐art infrastructure and other inhouse port services.

With a customer‐centric approach, state‐of‐art equipments and technology, Krishnapatnam Port is providing world‐class services to all its customers.


Dredging Today Staff, February 6, 2012;