“A SAFE SHELTERED ANCHORAGE IN STRATEGIC LOCATION NEARBY MALACCA STRAIT, ONE OF THE WORLD BUSIEST MARITIME HUB.”

SELECTED LOCATION

Barelang Anchorage, Batam, Riau Islands, Indonesia (TIME : UTC +7)
Regulated and Licensed by Batam Port Authorities as a designated Lay Up Anchorage.

Please see:

  • British Admiralty (BA) Chart 3948 – Selat Durian, or
  • Indonesia Hydrography and Oceanography NAVY Dept. (Dishidros TNI AL) Chart No. 40
  • Batam is a Free Trade Zone (FTZ) Area with numerous world’s reputable yard, shipyard, and repair facilities
  • All vessel types and rigs accepted
  • A secure and sheltered anchorage
  • No wrecks, submerged pipes, cables and other bottom projections
  • Only 34 nautical miles proximity to shipping trade route
  • Located away from the typhoon belt
  • Excellent holding ground in 22m – 35m of water
  • Fair current flow condition
  • Lay-up area for 100 – 400 vessels depending on size, single anchor or rafted
  • Piracy/Robbery free. Close proximity to NAVY base and routine patrol
  • Local tugs and fireboat assistance are available upon request
  • Supported by local weather forecasts and warnings
  • In-house shipping agency and marine contractors
  • Ship Chandler, Ships Spares, Bunkers, any Husbandry support are available locally
  • Easily crew-change through International Airports and International Ferry Terminal
  • 4-5 stars Hotel Accommodation are available locally for Crew and Visitors convenient with simple Immigration process
  • Major Classification Society office established locally

 

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