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PILOT TARIFF
(effective August 1, 2013)


PILOTAGE RATES FOR PILOTAGE SERVICES PROVIDED BY THE ARANSAS-CORPUS CHRISTI PILOTS AS APPROVED BY THE BOARD OF PILOT COMMISSIONERS FOR THE PORT OF CORPUS CHRISTI AUTHORITY EFFECTIVE AUGUST 1, 2013

                       2.5% - effective August 1, 2013

                     2.5% - effective August 1, 2014

                        2.5% - effective August 1, 2015

and will remain in effect until changed by the Pilot Board.

PILOTAGE

$35.26 per draft foot for vessels trading seaward of
Harbor Bridge, plus units charge

$35.72 per draft foot for vessels trading above the
Harbor Bridge, plus units charge
Minimum Draft Charge 20 feet for all vessels

UNIT'S CALCULATION
Units are determined by formula:

LENGTH OVERALL x BEAM = Units
100              

UNITS
CPU
UNITS
CPU
CPU UNITS
200
.971
1150
1.714
2100
3.014
250
1.006
1200
1.755
2150
3.059
300
1.047
1250
1.792
2200
3.104
350
1.085
1300
1.839
2250
3.149
400
1.123
1350
1.887
2300
3.194
450
1.161
1400
1.937
2350
3.239
500
1.200
1450
2.420
2400
3.284
550
1.242
1500
2.467
2450
3.329
600
1.278
1550
2.511
2500
3.374
650
1.318
1600
2.557
2550
3.419
700
1.357
1650
2.604
2600
3.465
750
1.392
1700
2.649
2650
3.510
800
1.443
1750
2.694
2700
3.555
850
1.481
1800
2.742
2750
3.600
900
1.521
1850
2.788
2800
3.645
950
1.560
1900
2.831
2850
3.690
1000
1.597
1950
2.878
2900
3.735
1050
1.638
2000
2.923
2950
3.780
1100
1.675
2050
2.968
3000
3.825
           

CPU = CHARGE PER UNIT
UNIT CHARGE = CPU x UNITS
MINIMUM UNIT CHARGE IS 200 UNITS

Bay Shifting Charge $26.92 per draft foot plus units charge or $958.79 whichever is higher.
   
Shifting Within Harbor $553.97 plus 40% of the CPU charge or $958.79 whichever is higher.
   
Vessels Without Power All vessel movements double the current tariff rate.
   
Minimum Charge All movement are $1,029.74 except for certain vessels at Harbor Island with draft of less than 20 ft. draft and less than 300 units where minimum charge will be $801.98.
   
Detention Sailings and shifting: $343.25 per hour after 30 minutes free time. If vessel does not sail within free time, detention starts from the time pilot is ordered.  For docking vessels, detention will be charged starting 30 minutes after first line until pilot is disembarked.
   
  Arrivals: $343.25 per hour after first hour. If arrival is more than one hour late, detention starts from the time pilot is ordered.  Detention will not be charged if pilot is unable to move vessel due to adverse weather conditions.
   
Port Safety Radio $100.00 per movement
   
Cancellation Fee Sailing and Shifting: $514.87. Pilot office must be notified at least one hour prior to order t ime.

Arrivals:
$858.13 or 1/2 pilotage whichever is greater. Pilot office must be notified 2 1/2 hours ahead of time.
   
Berth Not Available Whenever a vessel is underway and must slow down because berth is not available a charge of $343.25 per hour or fraction there shall be made.
   
Transportation Fee $85.02 per movement. The transportation fee is indexed to the cost of marine diesel and will be adjusted every six months to neutralize the cost of fuel. The first adjustment was made July 1, 2009.
   
Pilot Taken To Sea For convenience of vessel or due to adverse weather conditions, the pilot shall be paid $1029.74 per day, plus first class air transportation back to Corpus Christi, TX.
   
Turning Fee For vessels with an LOA of 738 feet or more $275.82.
   
Special Services The rates for any service not covered herein, including trial runs, oil rigs, shall be specified before movement. Minimum charge is $347.36 per hour.
   
Ship Over 900 Ft LOA And/Or 130,000 DWT

Any vessel with a LOA of 900 feet or longer or with a DWT of 130,000 or more will require the service of two (2) pilots at double rate. Other vessels may require the services of two (2) pilots if safety warrants.

 

Two Pilots

When a vessel is required to retain the services of two Pilots under the Rules and Regulations, each individual pilot shall be charged at the current tariff rate.

Future Increases In Pilotage Rates

All of the foregoing pilotage rates, except the Transportation Fee, shall be increased 2.5% as of August 1, 2014.

All of the foregoing pilotage rates, except the Transportation Fee, as increased by the August 1, 2014 adjustment, shall be increased an additional 2.5% as of August 1, 2015.



 
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