Harbour Master’s office

The Harbour Master’s office ensures continuous control of shipping: 

  • traffic forecasts,
  • traffic control,
  • berthing of ships in dock,
  • navigational aids,
  • radar coverage,
  • radio links,
  • collection and dissemination of information,
  • coordination of operations,
  • remote control of ancillary equipment.

The Harbour Master’s office controls the order of entry and exit of shipping and all navigation movements within the port. Equipped with state-of-the-art technology, it provides total radar coverage of the approach area, the channel and the docks. It offers a support service for shipping during fairway navigation and provides information via the Internet about port calls by ships [vessel traffic management (VTM)]. The Harbour Master’s office is also in charge of the port police, monitoring hazardous goods and organizing spill control responses and resources.

Link to the portal of the Harbour Master’s office