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Short Sea Shipping

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Short Sea Shipping Services

A fast, flexible international market connection via Vancouver Island’s DP World Nanaimo (Duke Point) Terminal direct to DP World Vancouver Terminal.

Extending Your Market Reach

Efficient and cost-effective for both importers and exporters, our short sea shipping container and break bulk service runs between Vancouver Island's Duke Point Terminal and downtown Vancouver’s Centerm Terminal.

Environmentally Conscious

Efficient, Cost-Effective and Better for the Environment With weekly sailings on our 168 container-capacity barge, it’s a quick, flexible, and easy way to minimize additional handling and drayage on either side of Georgia Strait, and help reduce vehicle traffic and CO2 emissions.

Nanaimo (Duke Point)

Our DP World Nanaimo terminal offers exclusive access to Vancouver Island markets. With 2 berths, break bulk services, and a full range of cargo handling equipment our Nanaimo terminal offers a fast and direct connection to and from Vancouver.

DP World Nanaimo Terminal Specifications

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6 HA OF PAVED STORAGE

And 2 additional ha of unpaved storage space.

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2 BERTHS

1 deep sea berth, with a length of 170m (558 ft) and depth alongside of 13.5 m (44 ft) and 1 barge berth with an additional 82m (269 ft).

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2 CRANES

1 gantry crane and 1 mobile harbour crane.

Ship With Us

To book Short Sea Shipping services, please contact our Terminal Manager at DP World Nanaimo.

Nanaimo (Duke Point) Terminal
Terminal Manager, DP World Nanaimo
Pamela Ellison
: 250.722.2290
: pamela.ellison@dpworld.com

Vancouver

In Vancouver, DP World Canada operates the 72-acre, full-service container terminal, the west coast hub for international trade. As a key gateway for Trans-Pacific trade, and only 30 miles from the US border, the Vancouver Container Terminal offers secure, efficient access to Canadian, Asian, and US markets. 546 reefer plugs ensure perishable cargo is properly maintained at the right temperature. As a multi-transport hub, DP World Vancouver also offers direct connections to road and rail.

DP World Vancouver Terminal Specifications

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72 ACRES

72 acre (29 ha) terminal boasts investments of over $200 million in infrastructure, equipment and operating systems.

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2 CONTAINER BERTHS

2 container berths: depth 15.5 m., total length 647 m.

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7 QUAY CRANES

7 quay cranes (4 ZPMC Super post panamax – 22 wide, twin 20 capable, 1 Fantuzzi post panamax – 19 wide, and 2 MGM – 17 wide).

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19 RTGs

19 one-over-five ZPMC/Noell Rubber Tire Gantries (RTG) – introduced in 2006.

Ship With Us

To book Short Sea Shipping services, please contact Pamela Ellison, Terminal Manager, DP World Nanaimo at 250.772.2290 or pamela.ellison@dpworld.com.

Vancouver Terminal
Terminal Manager, DP World Vancouver
Sergei Smirnov
: 604.252.2413
: sergei.smirnov@dpworld.com