RIGA PORT ELEVATOR (RPE)
Specialized terminal for handling and storage of grain provides loading and unloading of grain and grain products in railway cars, trucks and vessels, as well as storage, disinfestation and containerization of grains.
Some of the important characteristics of the terminal:
Capacity of Riga Port Elevator is 45-48 tons, depending on the cargo density
Maximum admittible draft of the vessel at the berth of Riga Port Elevator - 7.80 meters in fresh water at “0” water level
Maximum length of the vessels accepted at a berth - up to 200 meters
Maximum distance from the water level to Water Line to Top of Hatch Coaming (WLTHC) - 10.50 meters at “0” water level
Loading speed for vessels up to 12 000 tonnes - up to 3500 tons per day
Unloading speed for vessels - up to 30 cars per day
unloading and receipt of grain and oil crops (wheat, barley, rye, corn, sunflower seeds, rape seeds, flax seeds) from vehicles, railway cars, vessels,
accumulation and storage of the necessary lots of grain cargoes,
loading of grain/oil crops to vehicles, railway cars, vessels.
Loading of grain in containers,
Grain quality control,
Batching of export consignments according to set parameters,
Organization of works on grain disinfestation.
Grain quality is defined in the laboratory of Riga Port Elevator by the recognized GAFTA system (GAFTA Certificate)