Leading the way through the Seine Gateway

Station de Pilotage de la Seine

7 days 7, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, the 59 pilots of the Seine guide ships to and from the terminals of the port of Rouen implying an extremely precise and accurate navigation along the 120 km Rouen river separating the mouth of the Seine. Potentially adverse weather conditions, strong currents and heavy shipping traffic and river make exercise difficult. The drivers of the Seine, through their experience, their expertise and thorough knowledge of the waterway ensure a safe transit.