The Port opens seven days a week, all year round, except on Christmas Day and Good Friday when ships are handled only in emergency. Overtime rates apply on Saturdays, Sundays, public holidays and during lunch breaks. Main working hours are 07.30-19.30 hours GMT. Two or three shifts can be worked at the request of the vessel.
24 hour Bunkering services are provided daily. Either within the port, anchorage or offshore.
Drydock and slipway facilities are available around the Tema Port. It is 277.4 metres long and 4.5 metres wide with an average draught of 8.2 metres depending on the tide. The facility has a 100,000 dwt capacity with 20 and 60 ton mobile cranes.
GHANA PORTS & HARBOURS AUTHORITY TEMA- SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS FOR VISITORS AND CUSTOMERS