Reefer or a refrigerated container is also being provided for by the ports infrastructure. There are a 6 (six) switches (or reefer points) within ports that could cater for refrigerated containers 24/7.
Containers have been passed around the globe and handled so many times. Although container washing has been done thoroughly, there are still harmful microbes present on each container that may prove detrimental to the flaura and fauna in Solomon Islands. These microbes could not be washed clean, therefore, ports fumigators are employed to get rid of this pests which could otherwise upset the food security in Solomon Islands.
There is a designated refueling jetty situated at Honiara domestic wharf parallel to the exit gate. Excluding all container ships and the like, it is a service that can be utilized by other sea vessels. There are two different fuel pumps: one belonging to Markwarth Oil Limited and the other to South Pacific Oil Limited. Make necessary arrangements before using the refueling stations.