The Dock's Background
Port Background
Characteristics of the Port
Physical Conditions
Climatic Conditions
Board of Tides

Port Facilities
Shelter and Containment Works
Docking Facilities
Warehouses Facilities
Internal Circulation Routes
Supply Facilities

Port Authority
Organizational Structure

Master Plan
The Plan
Organization Proposal

Norms and Regulations


Port Facilities
Shelter and Containment Works

Shelter work in the port of Fortaleza is limited to a breakwater, know as the Titan's Breakwater, situated north of the wharf measuring 1.910m long and the sand containment bar at Praia do Futuro, famous for its Little Titan Breakwater, 900m in lenght. Both were constructed using sea walls of large granite rocks.