Coal and Multipurpose Terminal in Sines

The coal and multipurpose terminal in Sines has four berths with capacity for vessels up to 190,000 DWT. It has a total length of 900m, with 226m inside with a RO-RO ramp. With a depth of 18 m on the outside and 16 m on the inside, the coal terminal has a capacity to move 2000 tons of coal per hour. The detailed design was preceded by feasibility studies, mathematical modelling and scale model testing.

Location: Sines, Portugal

Employer: Administration of the Port of Sines