Fairview Cove Container Terminal

The Fairview Cove Container Terminal contains 70 acres of land and 2,297 linear feet of dock. The terminal is leased to NYK/Cerescorp Company under a long-term agreement. The terminal has 11,000 feet of on-dock, double-stack rail. Water depth at the dock is a minimum of 55 feet (16.8 metres) along the entire length of the berth. The terminal has five gantry cranes, including three Super Post-Panamax cranes. The terminal includes a state-of-the-art truck marshalling yard and is a security-access-controlled facility.


LANDLORD Halifax Port Authority
OPERATOR Ceres Halifax Inc.
6708 Bayne Street
Halifax, Nova Scotia B3K 5M6 Tel: (902) 453-4590
Fax: (902) 454-4772 Web: www.ceresglobal.com
E-mail: cwhidden@ceresglobal.com
LOCATION Fairview Cove, at the entrance to Bedford Basin
TERMINAL SIZE 70 acres / 28.3 hectares
REEFER OUTLETS 500 in-ground outlets x 440V
780,000 TEU
TERMINAL EQUIPMENT – 3 Super Post Panamax (SPPX) Cranes: 7 high x 22 wide
– 2 Post Panamax Cranes: 5 high x 13 wide
– 30.5 m / 100 ft Ro/Ro ramp
– 11,000 ft of on-dock, double-stack rail services (440 TEU)
CARGO CAPABILITIES Containers, Ro/Ro, Breakbulk, Heavy-lift
RESTRICTIONS Bridge height 49 m at high tide with 1.35 m minimum air gap clearance.
Berth Specifications
LENGTH 370 m / 1,214 ft 330 m / 1,083 ft
DEPTH (MIN) 16.8 m / 55 ft 16.8 m / 55 ft