Grain Terminal
Operators: Terminal Buenos Aires S.A.
Concession: 30 years as from 1/12/1992
Extent: Basin D Southside, Pierhead No 4, together with grain elevator and adjacent truck parking space/railway sidings.


Basin D southside: Berths 1 and 2. Total quay length 585 meters. Berth N º 1 suitable for vessels up to about 250 meters LOA. Vessels of up to 220 meters LOA can load without shifting.
Depth alongside: 6,60 to 7 m (21 to 23 ft) at datum.
Loading chutes: 5
Grain Storage useful capacity: 135.000 ton
Loadrates: Vessels commencing loading up to 1.600 TPH – Vessels completing loading about 600/800 TPH

Pierhead 4:

Length: 300 meters., Depth alongside: 9,40 m (31 ft) at datum
Berth normally not in use for vessels operating with cargoes (grain loading installations destroyed by fire 1983, up to date no plans to reconstruct), but has been used occasionally to discharge bulk fertilizers using ship´s gear/grabs to trucks.

Grain reception:

Reception parking for about 200 trucks, delivery rate up to 700.
T.P.H. ; railway siding for about 100 railcars, delivery rate up to 800 T.P.H.

Other Cargoes:

this terminal has a storage area for container and general cargo. A bonded warehouse of 3.500 sqm is also available.