Port of Sheet Harbour Features


Port Features
  • Common user facility
  • Deep water, ice-free
  • 500 foot (152 m) berthing wharf
  • 34 foot (10.3) draft
  • 12.3 acre fenced common area
  • Anchorage available
  • Stevedoring services
Strategic Location
  • The Port is located 80 km west of the Great Circle Route between North America and Europe
  • It is the closest marine facility to the Sable Island Offshore Oil Fields
  • Distance to Halifax:112km/70 miles
  • Distance to rail: 112km/70 miles
  • Distance to airport: 128km/80 miles
  • Shipping time:
            • Rotterdam: 6 days
            • Mumbai: 16 days
            • Singapore: 20 days
            • HoChiMin City: 21 days
Cargo
  • Bulk
  • Breakbulk
  • Fibre
  • Minerals
  • Project Cargo

Learn more about the Port of Sheet Harbour in the 2009/10 annual report