Port Facilities

Facilities Overview
Non-Containerized Cargo
Cruise Terminal
Marine Services
Information Technology


Facilities Overview

Port Facilities

Port Services Corporation (S.A.O.G) strives continuously to provide Port Facilities that increases productivity, efficiency and assures a hassle free experience leading to customer satisfaction. Port Sultan Qaboos (PSQ) offers a number of facilities designed for handling passengers and cargo.

  • Deep Drafted Berths
  • Navigational Aids And Facilities
  • Ample Covered and Open Storage Space
  • Range Of Container & Cargo Handling Equipment View details.
  • Cruise Terminal Facilities
  • State-of-the-Art Technologies
Facilities at a glance

The facilities empower our customers to move different types of cargo through the port.  The port provides efficient round-the-clock service ensuring quick turn a round. Round-the-Clock-Pilotage services. With its extensive and modern facilities, Port Sultan Qaboos has made its mark in the International Shipping Circle. 

Areas of the Port
Port Layout
  • Water front: 545,968 m2 
  • Land side: 615,270 m2
  • Covered storage space: 16,545 m2
  • Open storage space: 274,300 m2


Service to Vessels

There are specialized terminal facilities to accommodate different types of vessels such as container, non-containerized multi-purpose cargo carriers, Pure Car Carriers, Live Stock Carriers and bulk – Liquid / Dry carriers, cruise vessels, naval vessels and others. There are eight deep water berths for commercial operations, one berth for ferry services and four berths under government use.  


Cruise Terminal & Other Services

Muscat is a favourite destination of tourists and is a port of call for leading cruise liners in the region. Muscat is declared as the Arab Tourism Capital for the year 2012. The port is home to the only cruise terminal in Oman with exclusive facilities for passenger handling.

Port Sultan Qaboos is favourite port of call for Naval Vessels of different nationalities and all port facilities are extended by Port Services Corporation. 

Further, anchorage services are available for vessels calling for crew change, security transfer and others.

Port Sultan Qaboos - Harbinger of Containerization in the Sultanate of Oman