Coast Guard Island Port Services

The Base Alameda Force Protection Officer (phone 510-437-3822) coordinates the functions of the Port Services Office. The functions of the Port Services Office include assignment of berths, the use of piers, coordination of repairs by the NED Industrial Activity, supplies and fuels, medical and human resource services, communication links and other services of a similar nature.

The Port Services Officer is located in the Base Alameda Security Office, Building 3.

  • Port Services Officer: 510-437-3822
  • Dock Master: 510-437-3822
  • Officer of the Day (OOD): 510-437-3151 or 510-453-6903
  • PACAREA / D11 Command Center: 510-437-3071
  • Sector San Francisco Command Center: Emergency 415-399-3547/3549
  • Sector San Francisco Command Center: Non-Emergency 415-399-3530

Logistics Requests (LOGREQ)

Cutters expecting to moor at Base Alameda should notify Port Services of their intent as soon as practical. Arriving cutters should submit a LOGREQ message not less that 3 days in advance of arrival. The LOGREQ should be addressed to:

COGARD INTSUPRTCOM ALAMEDA CA//fp//

The visiting cutter should receive a LOGREQ reply no later than 48 hours before arrival. If a LOGREQ reply is not received, call Base Alameda Port Services Officer or the OOD.

Relevant Navigational Information

  • Coast Guard Island. 37*47’ North 122*15’ west and 5.6 Nautical miles east of Oakland Inner Harbor Reach entrance along Brooklyn Basin South Channel
  • List chart numbers:18649 & 18650
  • Significant navigations concerns: None noted. The Inner Harbor channel varies from 500’ to 600’ wide.
  • 35 feet of water at MLL
  • Alameda does not experience the strong tidal currents found closer to the Golden Gate
  • Winds have a strong NW to N component.
  • Dense fog is rare

Berths and Anchorages

  • Pier is 1330 feet in length, 40 wide. There is 25 feet of water at MLL
  • Pier surface is 12.5 feet above water line at 0.0 tide.
  • Utilities available:
  • 440 V 3 phase
  • Potable water standard 1 ½ inch connection
  • Sewage 4 inch cam lock
  • Compressed air
  • Phone and computer connections
  • Wet trash bins
  • Re-cycle bins
  • Cable TV

Base Alameda - Pier Services

Pier Electrical: Power Mound (PM) & Service Water Sewage Air Draft Phone Service Cable Service
One PM 1: 2-400 amp, 480 volt Recept. / 120VAC Recept 1-1/2" NPT 4" Female Cam-Lock 3/4" Quick Disconn. / 120 psi 28 ft 12 Lines 1 Line
One PM 2: 2-400 amp, 480 volt Recept. / 120VAC Recept. 1-1/2" NPT 4" Female Cam-Lock 3/4" Quick Disconn. / 120 psi 28 ft 12 Lines 1 Line
Two PM 3: 2-400 amp, 480 volt Recept. / 120VAC Recept. 1-1/2" NPT 4" Female Cam-Lock 3/4" Quick Disconn. / 120 psi 30 ft 12 Lines 1 Line
Two PM 4: 2-400 amp, 480 volt Recept. / 120VAC Recept 1-1/2" NPT 4" Female Cam-Lock 3/4" Quick Disconn. / 120 psi 38 ft 12 Lines 1 Line
Three PM 5: 2-400 amp, 480 volt Recept. / 120VAC Recept. 1-1/2" NPT 4" Female Cam-Lock 3/4" Quick Disconn. / 120 psi 38 ft 12 Lines 1 Line
Three PM 6: 2-400 amp, 480 volt Recept. / 120VAC Recept. 1-1/2" NPT 4" Female Cam-Lock 3/4" Quick Disconn. / 120 psi 31 ft 12 Lines 1 Line
Four * PM 7: 2-400 amp, 480 volt Recept. / 120VAC Recept 1-1/2" NPT 4" Female Cam-Lock 3/4" Quick Disconn. / 120 psi 18 ft 12 Lines 1 Line
Five * PM 7: 2-400 amp, 480 volt Recept. / 120VAC Recept 1-1/2" NPT 4" Female Cam-Lock 3/4" Quick Disconn. / 120 psi 18 ft 12 Lines 1 Line

*Pier 4 & 5 will only accept Cutters up to 87’ in length and 19.5’ beam