General Information

Maximum Permissible Wharf & Pier Loadings

All crane operations, heavy lifts, over dimensional vehicles or any other activity that may impose loads greater than design loads on the facilities listed below require a permit from GeelongPort.

"Point Load" also refers to Wheel Loads (single or dual wheels) and Outrigger Loads from mobile cranes.

STRUCTURE
Uniformly Distributed Load
Point Load
Refinery Pier Berths 1, 2, 3, 4
2.7 t/m2
5.6 tonnes
Lascelles Wharf Berth 3
Normal Duty Area
Heavy Duty Area

3 t/m2
5 t/m2

11.8 tonnes
26.5 tonnes
Lascelles Wharf Berth 2
2.7 t/m2
7.2 tonnes
Lascelles Wharf Berth 1
3.3 t/m2
7.2 tonnes
Corio Quay North Berths 1, 2, 3
3.3 t/m2
7.2 tonnes
Corio Quay West & Stern Loading Ramp
Not Applicable
26.5 tonnes
Corio Quay South Berth 1
3.3 t/m2
7.2 tonnes
Bulk Grain Pier Berths 1 & 2
Not Applicable
3.75 tonnes
Bulk Grain Pier Berth 3
Not Applicable
7.2 tonnes
Point Henry Pier
2.2 t/m2
5.6 tonnes