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Buoys and Dolphins

Endless possibilities for safe and flexible ship-to-ship transfers

With 24 berths at buoys and dolphins, the port of Rotterdam offers facilities for flexible, efficient and risk-free ship-to-ship transfers. Nowhere in the world will you find as many possibilities for ship-to-ship transfers as in Rotterdam. Vessels of all sizes can make use of the buoys and dolphins 24/7. The berths are an attractive addition to the transhipment possibilities at the terminals and are a safe alternative for ship-to-ship transfers in open sea.

  • accessible and available 24/7
  • no limitations in depth
  • handling of dry and liquid bulk
  • bunkering, repairs, cleaning and lay-by
  • high-quality maritime service providers
  • easy online reservations

Download the app now!

It is now easy to reserve a mooring anytime and anywhere using the new KING app. Available for Android and Apple.

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Brochure ship-to-ship transfer

Contact

Would you like to know more about buoys and dolphins in the port of Rotterdam? Please contact:

Sjoerd M. de Jager
Sr. Business Manager Digital Products Industry & Bulk Cargo
Amanda de Bruine
Business Manager STS Operations Industry & Bulk Cargo
+31 (0)10 252 1000
Kesih de Jong
Business Manager Bulk Cargo & Shipping
Harbour Coordination Centre
+31 (0)10 252 1000

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