Equipment and labour hire

Equipment and labour hire

Napier Port has an extensive range of equipment to assist with your port and logistics requirements.

Below is a summary of our equipment and labour hire charges, effective 1 October 2018. These should be read in conjunction with our standard conditions of service.

Forklift (up to 10 tonne): $70.00 per hour (excludes labour)

Forklift (10-16 tonne): $90.00 per hour (excludes empty container stackers and labour)

Forklift (36 tonne +): $410.00 per hour (excludes labour)

Reach stackers: $500.00 per hour (excludes labour)

Container crane: $1,600 per hour or part thereof (excludes labour)

Cargo section for all work periods: $57.00 per person per hour

Mechanic, fitter or welder: $63.00 per person per hour

Electrician or carpenter: $63.00 per person per hour

Security labour: $57.00 per person per hour

Statutory holiday labour surcharge: $77.00 per person per hour, minimum charge of eight hours

Please note:

  • Rates apply to the loading of containers only for vessels berthed at the following: 1 Wharf, 2 Wharf North, 2 Wharf South and  5 Wharf.
  • Unitised and breakbulk cargo quotes are available on application, with the exception of bulk fertiliser.
  • For the purpose of crane hire, an operational hour will be from start time (excluding positioning to ship’s side) until finish time (excluding repositioning to base point).
  • Unless prior arrangement is made, crane hireage will be invoiced directly to the ordering party i.e. the stevedore.
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