Marine Services

The port complements its operations and ferry services with several ancillary services such as pilotage, towage and own ferries repair at our Bagan Dalam Dockyard.

  • Pilotage: Mandatory and provided for the movement of ships of 600 GRT and above within pilotage compulsory area, as well as ships of 200 GRT and above berthing/unberthing at private jetties or the Port’s wharves.
  • Towage: Penang Port’s fleet of tugboats, complete with fire-fighting equipment, operates around-the-clock towage service for smooth vessel berthing/ unberthing.
  • Ship Repair: Penang Port performs harbour craft repair and maintenance for its fleet of ferries and marine crafts.

 

PILOT BOAT SERVICES

 

 

Name of Pilot Boat

Speed

SP 50

20 Knots

SP 52

20 Knots

FM1

20 Knots

FM2

20 Knots

TUG BOAT SERVICES

 

 

Name of Tugboat

Capacity/Bollard Pull

Eagle Ray

40 tonnes

Kantan Mesra

40 tonnes

Manta Ray

30 tonnes

Nadyionel

20 tonnes