Loading and Unloading Operations

1. General information

2. Procedures for the provision of loading and unloading operations

3. Statistics

4. Contacts


     1. General information
 
     The Kaliningrad Department of the North-Western Basin Branch offers the following services at the railway ferry complex (further referred to as the Complex) of Kaliningrad Seaport in the town of Baltiysk:
  • reception and handling of sea ferries;
  • cargo transshipment according to various schemes;
  • cargo unpacking;
  • cargo aggregation and storage in outdoor areas;
  • cargo (un)securing.
     At the railway and ferry complex it is possible to transship:
  • RO-RO cargoes, including railway carriages and passenger cars;
  • bulk-loaded cargoes according to direct scheme;
  • general cargoes (in containers, big bags, carriages).
 
     The Complex includes a railway ferry berth with a railway lifting bridge, which ensures connection of the berth to the Rider-type and Mukran-103-type ferries, as well as reception of loading ramps from RO-RO ships.  
     The Complex berth wall length is 236.18 metres and the alongside depth is 10.5 metres allowing to handle ferries with the length of up to 200 metres and the draught of up to 9.4 metres. The Complex also has:
  • a railway measuring 7.1 km, where it is possible to place more than 200 railway carriages at a time;
  • a ramp extension for loading passenger cars into railway carriages, allowing to load 18 carriages at 2 levels at a time;
  • aggregation areas for motor transport measuring 10.5 thous. m2 with an approach road;
  • an open warehouses measuring 32.27 thous. m2;
  • covered storage areas measuring 0.33 thous. m2;
  • checkpoints for detailed examination of railway carriages and motor transport.
     The Complex is also equipped with Komatsu FD forklift trucks having the carrying capacities of 7 tons and 2.5 tons, and with a Kalmar TRX-182 towing tractor.
     The capacities of the Complex allow to handle up to 5.3 mln tons of cargoes per year, or more than 123 thous. carriages per year.
 
     Handling operations are performed at the Complex by the professional team of the North-Western Basin Branch Kaliningrad Department Railway and Ferry Complex Operation Service ensuring high quality of the services provided.
 
     The Kaliningrad Department of the North-Western Basin Branch operates the Complex in accordance with the license for operation of fire explosive production facilities dated 25.09.2009 No. VP-01-003786 (Zh) issued by Federal Service for Ecological, Technological and Atomic Supervision. In accordance with paragraph 3 article 22 of the Federal law dated 04.05.2011 No. 99-FZ “On licensing of the certain types of activities” the license remains in force without limit of time.
 

 
     2. Procedures for the provision of loading and unloading operations
 
     Loading and unloading operations at the Complex are performed by the Kaliningrad Department of the North-Western Basin Brach in accordance with the cargo transshipment contract (further referred to as Contract).
     To make a Contract the client shall file an application to the Kaliningrad Departement of the North-Western Basin Branch by fax: +7 (4012) 36-21-48 or e-mail: SEpifanova@kld.rosmorport.ru. Within 3 working days from receipt of the application together with the documents required for making a Contract, and provided that it is technically possible to perform the requested services, the Kaliningrad Department of the North-Western Basin Branch sends a formal Contract to the client for signing. The client shall return a signed Contract to the Kaliningrad Department of the North-Western Basin Branch.
     The cargo transshipment services are performed by the Kaliningrad Department of the North-Western Basin Branch in accordance with the terms and conditions of the Contract.
 
     Information on the tariffs for cargo transshipment and other services performed by the Kaliningrad Department of the North-Western Basin Branch at the railway and ferry complex is available in the section “Harbour Dues and Tariffs of the North-Western Basin Branch”.
 
     3. Statistics
 
     Information on cargo transshipment volumes at the railway and ferry complex in Kaliningrad Seaport and on Baltiysk-Ust-Luga ferry line
 

Railway and ferry complex in Kaliningrad Seaport

OVERALL (tons)

702,754
RO-RO cargoes (items) 5,719

Carriages (items)

8,823

Export (tons)

RO-RO cargoes (items)

Carriages (items)
Import (tons)
RO-RO cargoes (items)
Carriages (items)
Cabotage (tons) 702,754
RO-RO cargoes (items) 5,719
Carriages (items) 8,823

Baltiysk - Ust Luga ferry line

Unloaded (tons)

413,247

RO-RO cargoes (items)

2,515
Carriages (items) 4,819

Loaded (tons)

289,507

RO-RO cargoes (items)

3,204
Carriages (items) 4,004

Railway and ferry complex in Kaliningrad Seaport

OVERALL (tons)

1,110,399
RO-RO cargoes (items) 6,660

Carriages (items)

13,781

Export (tons)

RO-RO cargoes (items)

Carriages (items)
Import (tons)
RO-RO cargoes (items)
Carriages (items)
Cabotage (tons) 1,110,399
RO-RO cargoes (items) 6,660
Carriages (items) 13,781

Baltiysk - Ust Luga ferry line

Unloaded (tons)

652,801

RO-RO cargoes (items)

3,120
Carriages (items) 7,441

Loaded (tons)

457,598

RO-RO cargoes (items)

3,540
Carriages (items) 6,340

Railway and ferry complex in Kaliningrad Seaport

OVERALL (tons)

1,482,480
RO-RO cargoes (items) 9,014

Carriages (items)

18,497

Export (tons)

RO-RO cargoes (items)

Carriages (items)
Import (tons)
RO-RO cargoes (items)
Carriages (items)
Cabotage (tons) 1,482,480
RO-RO cargoes (items) 9,014
Carriages (items) 18,497

Baltiysk - Ust Luga ferry line

Unloaded (tons)

863,624

RO-RO cargoes (items)

3,816
Carriages (items) 9,875

Loaded (tons)

618,484

RO-RO cargoes (items)

5,198
Carriages (items) 8,622

Railway and ferry complex in Kaliningrad Seaport

OVERALL (tons)

1,243,656
RO-RO cargoes (items) 5,970

Carriages (items)

16,090

Export (tons)

3,035

RO-RO cargoes (items)

96
Carriages (items)
Import (tons) 2,340
RO-RO cargoes (items) 84
Carriages (items)
Cabotage (tons) 1,238,280
RO-RO cargoes (items) 5,790
Carriages (items) 16,090

Baltiysk - Ust Luga ferry line

Unloaded (tons)

547,391

RO-RO cargoes (items)

2,143
Carriages (items) 6,603

Loaded (tons)

343,134

RO-RO cargoes (items)

2,383
Carriages (items) 4,823

Railway and ferry complex in Kaliningrad Seaport

OVERALL (tons)

1,834,915
RO-RO cargoes (items) 5,328

Carriages (items)

23,179

Export (tons)

151

RO-RO cargoes (items)

10
Carriages (items)
Import (tons) 1,038
RO-RO cargoes (items) 49
Carriages (items)
Cabotage (tons) 1,833,726
RO-RO cargoes (items) 5,263
Carriages (items) 23,179

Baltiysk - Ust Luga ferry line

Unloaded (tons)

1,119,513

RO-RO cargoes (items)

2,775
Carriages (items) 13,441

Loaded (tons)

714,213

RO-RO cargoes (items)

2,488
Carriages (items) 9,738

Railway and ferry complex in Kaliningrad Seaport

OVERALL (tons)

1,562,419
RO-RO cargoes (items) 5,077

Carriages (items)

17,674

Export (tons)

287

RO-RO cargoes (items)

16
Carriages (items) 6
Import (tons) 4,028
RO-RO cargoes (items) 157
Carriages (items) 16
Cabotage (tons) 1,558,104
RO-RO cargoes (items) 4,904
Carriages (items) 17,652

Baltiysk - Ust Luga ferry line

Unloaded (tons)

1,066,590

RO-RO cargoes (items)

2,334
Carriages (items) 12,078

Loaded (tons)

491,514

RO-RO cargoes (items)

2,570
Carriages (items) 5,574

Railway and ferry complex in Kaliningrad Seaport

OVERALL (tons)

829,282
RO-RO cargoes (items) 5,132

Carriages (items)

8,927

Export (tons)

1,500

RO-RO cargoes (items)

15
Carriages (items) 52
Import (tons) 4,480
RO-RO cargoes (items) 167
Carriages (items) 22
Cabotage (tons) 823,151
RO-RO cargoes (items) 4,950
Carriages (items) 8,853

Baltiysk - Ust Luga ferry line

Unloaded (tons)

650,503

RO-RO cargoes (items)

2,416
Carriages (items) 7,308

Loaded (tons)

172,649

RO-RO cargoes (items)

2,534
Carriages (items) 1,545

Railway and ferry complex in Kaliningrad Seaport

OVERALL (tons)

909,182
RO-RO cargoes (items) 5,153

Carriages (items)

9,814

Export (tons)

168

RO-RO cargoes (items)

12
Carriages (items) -
Import (tons) 1,364
RO-RO cargoes (items) 69
Carriages (items) -
Cabotage (tons) 898,683
RO-RO cargoes (items) 5,072
Carriages (items) 9,814

Baltiysk - Ust Luga ferry line

Unloaded (tons)

614,625

RO-RO cargoes (items)

2,591
Carriages (items) 6,819

Loaded (tons)

284,057

RO-RO cargoes (items)

2,481
Carriages (items) 2,995

Railway and ferry complex in Kaliningrad Seaport

OVERALL (tons)

1,075 471
RO-RO cargoes (items) 4,955

Carriages (items)

12,559

Export (tons)

2,107

RO-RO cargoes (items)

69
Carriages (items) 10
Import (tons) 2,355
RO-RO cargoes (items) 95
Carriages (items) 10
Cabotage (tons) 1,047,458
RO-RO cargoes (items) 4,791
Carriages (items) 12,539

Baltiysk - Ust Luga ferry line

Unloaded (tons)

684,943

RO-RO cargoes (items)

2,616
Carriages (items) 7,918

Loaded (tons)

362,516

RO-RO cargoes (items)

2,175
Carriages (items) 4,621

 

     4. Contacts
 
     For additional information on the conditions and procedures of loading and unloading operations performed by the Kaliningrad Department of the North-Western Basin Branch at the railway and ferry complex, please call:
     +7 (4012) 36-21-60 (Monday through Thursday from 8 a.m. till 16:55 p.m., Friday from 8:00 a.m. till 15:40 p.m., lunch break from 12:20 p.m. till 13:00 p.m. Kaliningrad time),
     or send a request by fax: +7 (4012) 36-21-48, or e-mail: IgorZarubov@kld.rosmorport.ru