Port Pack General Guide

All-Weather Central Point

Shippers using Port Pack's 8700m2 transit storage facility have the advantage of delivering cargo to a central point for packing and presentation direct to the Container Terminal.

Port Pack is a paved, covered area for all-weather packing or devanning and high-pressure sodium flood lighting.

 

Transit Storage Sheds

Shed 4


8700 sq. metres including canopy area
Port Pack Office
Containerised cargo
Designed for all weather packing and road and rail receiving

Shed 1


1600 sq. metres
Road & rail access
Containerised cargo

 

Open Storage

Additional open storage is available for non-weather sensitive cargoes.

 

Equipment

A range of 4.0 tonne capacity container compatible forklifts and 8.0 tonne forklifts.

 

Workforce

Experienced staff are skilled at packing and devanning all types of unitized cargo. They are able to provide advice with load plans and packing to maximize container stow.

 

Export Cargo Deadlines

SHIPPING SERVICEPARTICIPATING LINESDESTINATIONETA

PREADVICE INFORMATION CUT-OFF

FINAL RECEIPT OF ALL PRODUCT, PACKING PLANS AND CONTAINERS (3.5 business days prior to ETA)SHIPPING LINE CUT-OFF FOR EXPORT SHIPPER DOCUMENTATION (2 business days prior to ETA)
CMA CGM CMA CGM/Marfret ECNA, North Europe Mon 1100 < Thurs 1200 hrs prior week Tuesday
1630
Thursday
1200
MSC MSC Australia, SE Asia Mon 2300 < Thurs 1200 hrs prior week Wednesday
1200
Thursday
1630
TRIDENT/OC1 HamburgSud/Maersk/MSC
Trident/OC1
ECNA, North Europe Tues 0800 < Thurs 1200 hrs prior week Wednesday
1200
Thursday
1630
JKCS COSCO/HSD/MOL/NYK North Asia Wed 0800 < Thurs 1200 hrs prior week Thursday
1200
Friday
1630
ANZEX CMA CGM/OOCL NZAS North Asia  Sat 0500 <Thurs
1200 hrs
prior week
Tuesday
1200
Wednesday
1630
NZX PIL/OOCL/MOL/NYK NZX SE Asia Sat 1300 < Thurs 1200 hrs prior week Tuesday
1200
Wednesday
1630

 

 

Maximum Cargo Specifications - Timber

PRODUCTSIZETYPEMAXIMUM CARGO DIMENSION (m)
   LENGTHWIDTHHEIGHT
ALL TIMBER PACKETS 20' General
High Cube
5.975
5.975
2.240
2.240
2.150
2.450
TIMBER PACKETS < 4.2m LONG 40' General
High Cube
11.950
11.950
2.240
2.240
2.150
2.450
TIMBER PACKETS > OR EQUAL TO 4.2m LONG 40' General
High Cube
11.950
11.950
2.200
2.200
2.150
2.450


N.B. The above dimensions allow safe forklift handling e.g. maximum height of cargo allows for fork tynes underneath cargo as well as an allowance for an angled approach to push pallets into container. 

 

HOURS OF WORK 

HOURS OF OPERATION
MONDAY TO FRIDAY
0700 HOURS TO 1700 HOURS
CARGO DELIVERY CUT-OFF (DOORS CLOSED)
MONDAY TO FRIDAY
 1630 hours
SATURDAY & SUNDAY  Closed